Events in Pontyclun 2018                  Digwyddiadau ym Mhontyclun 2018

  • Commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1

    2018 marks the Centenary of the end of the First World war.

    To commemorate this the Community Council is co-ordinating a month long series of events across the community, from film shows to lectures, sing-a-longs to poetry nights.

    The list of events currently planned can be found in the table below

    Peace at Last

    Community events commemorating 100 years since 1918

    Date & time



    6th November 5.30pm

    Remember 1918 – A talk with drama and music

    Y Pant school

    11th November 9.30am

    Remembrance Service

    St Paul’s Church & Pontyclun War Memorial

    11th November 9.30am

    Remembrance Service

    St David’s Church Groesfaen

    11th November time TBC

    Remembrance Service

    St David’s Church, & Miskin War Memorial

    12th November 10am

    Remembering 1918 -Walk from Pontyclun to Talygarn.

    St Paul’s Church – refreshments at Church

    12th November 2.30pm

    Afternoon Tea – tickets £6 from Pontyclun Community Council

    Café 50 – over 50s only

    13th November 5.30pm

    “Hedd Wyn” – Film in welsh with subtitles

    Y Pant school

    19th November 1pm

    U3A monthly meeting Lunch with 1918 recipes

    Pontyclun Community Centre

    20th November 5.30pm

    Oh! what a lovely war – Film

    Y Pant school

    24th November 7.30pm

    Poems & pints evening - tickets £5 from Pontyclun Community Council

    Pontyclun Athletic Club

    The Community Council are also arranging Art and writing competitions to commemorate this anniversary. More details can be found here

  • Christmas festival of Lights and music

    Get your diaries ready for our annual Christmas lights festival on Saturday 1st December 2018

    After last years very successful event we are planning a bigger and better event this year.

    More details to follow

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  • People of all ages are invited to attend a talk with drama and music to be held at Y Pant School on tuesday 6th November at 5.30pm.

    With many speakers and performers from our local schools and the community please come along and enjoy learning a bit more about what 1918 was like

  • To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1 there will be a "Poems and Pints" night at the Pontyclun Athletic Club starting at 7.30 on Saturday 24th November.

    There will be a range of entertainment from music to poetry reading themed around the commemoration.

    Tickets are £5 and are available from Pontyclun Community Council Offices in Heol yr Orsaf or your local Community Councillor.