News from Banwen
Banwen Miners Point to Point will take place on Bank Holiday Monday at Llwynddu Glais; however, less than a year ago, the fences the horses negotiate lay ruined and it seemed an impossible task bearing in mind the expense and manpower involved to ...
COMEDIAN Colin Price has paid tribute to Cilla Black, whom he worked with on the northern club circuit in the 1970s. The Banwen funnyman, who made his name in television's The Comedians, expressed shock about the news of the entertainer's death in ...
The village of Banwen near Neath claims that St Patrick was born there. This claim is based partly on his own writing: 'I was picked a stone out of the bog. I Patrick, a sinner, a most simple countryman, the least of all the faithful and most ...
"It has been said for years he came from Banwen, and in 2004 we had a beautiful stone by the side of the road to mark this. People come from Ireland to visit it. "Academics have looked at the idea that St Patrick was born in Wales. Although you can't ...
The pair will be attending the premiere of Pride in London next week, a film set in 1984 telling the story of a group of activists decide to identify a mining village in deepest Wales — which turns out to be the Dulais Valley's Banwen — and set off ...
Welsh renewable energy development company Pennant Walters is proposing to create a solar farm next to the Maesgwyn wind farm development between Glynneath and Banwen. The company has submitted an application to request a formal screening ...
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Weather from Banwen
Thursday, 08 of December
Overcast
Overcast 12.9º C
Maximum: 12º C
Low: 9° C
Humidity: 92%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Thursday, 08 of December
Day
Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 12º C
Low: 9° C
Friday, 09 of December
Day
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Maximum: 12º C
Low: 8° C
Saturday, 10 of December
Day
Rain
Rain
Maximum: 9º C
Low: 3° C
Sunday, 11 of December
Day
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 7º C
Low: 2° C
Zip Code from Banwen
SA10 9LU
Banwen
SA10 9LY
Banwen
Hotels
The Old Vicarage The Old Vicarage
The Old Vicarage, Penwyllt Rd.
SA9 1GB Pen-y-cae
Pentre Riding Stables Pentre Riding Stables
Brecon Road
SA9 1GJ Swansea
Craig-Y-Nos Castle Craig-Y-Nos Castle
Brecon Road, Penycae, Abercrave
SA9 1GL Craig-Y-Nos