Events in Pontyclun 2018

  • The Great Get Together 23rd June 2018

    Come and join us for a Community picnic and activities at Pontyclun Park.

    Join in with some traditional fun and games or just come for a picnic and play in the Park.

    Please feel free to join the Fancy Dress competition and other events which include

    • Treasure Hunts
    • Welly wanging
    • Yard games
    • Team races inc Wheelbarrow; Leapfrog and Spoon & Ball
    • Egg catching competition

    1pm to 4pm at Pontyclun Park.

    Community Groups are welcome to attend "en mass" and can use this as an opportunity to help promote their group by bringing banners/leaflets etc

  • Pontyclun Vegetable garden & Allotment competition 2018

    Pontyclun Community Council will be arranging a Best Vegetable garden and Allotment competition this summer.

    This competition is open to all residents of Pontyclun Community Council wards ( Pontyclun, Miskin, Groesfaen) and aims to promote a sense of pride in their gardens/allotments. It does not matter how small or large your vegetable garden/plot/allotment is, or how young or old you are, just enter and show us your efforts.


    1. Best Vegetable garden / plot
    2. Best small Vegetable garden/plot (less than 2m sq)
    3. Best Allotment
    4. Best Children's vegetable garden/plot
    5. Most Bee friendly vegetable garden/allotment
    Closing date for applications is 20th July 2018 with judging taking place in the week commencing 27th August.

    Application forms from the Council Offices or by downloading here

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    If you want to have your event featured here please send details and a relevant photograph to and we shall arrange to add your event here.

  • Please click here to see the calendar of events for Pontyclun, Miskin and Groesfaen. A list can also be found here

    If you want to add your event please contact

  • Cafe 50 will be celebrating Armed Forces day with discounted lunch service for ex service personnel on Friday 29th June.

    Alternatively come along afterwards from 1.30 to 3pm for free tea/coffee biscuits

    The following are links to information about other Armed Forces day celebrations in our area

    Pontypridd Armed Forces Fundays 26th June - 4th July click here

    Celebrating Black soldiers on Armed Forces Day - cardiff - click here

    Armed Forces parade - Bargoed - 23rd June - click here

  • Come along to Llantrisant Leisure Centre and join Macmillan cancer in raising funds.

    Two walks 8 miles starting at 11am and 4 miles at 11.30.

    Register at

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