Our speaker is a member of the Western Front Association and, in particular, of the South Wales Branch, Continue reading
Dean Powell gave a talk about Glyn Houston- A Black and White Actor on 24th March 2019.
The speaker is a personal friend of Glyn Houston Continue reading
Colin Andrew gave a talk on Captain James Dunn an 18th century smuggler on 27th March 2019. Continue reading
On 12thMarch, we were entertained with an absorbing talk by Rhiannon Phillips, from the Gwent Archives. Continue reading
A little concern for the attendance of about 40 was the late arrival of the speaker due to traffic problems on the infamous M4. However, the talk by Naylor Firth was well worth waiting for. Continue reading
Blackwood Branch research evening is on
Tuesday, February 12th at 6.45pm in the staffroom of Blackwood Comprehensive
School. The branch has produced many local CDs and a range of other CDs are
available. Also there is access to Ancestry and Find My Past. A warm welcome is
Our first speaker of 2019 on 30th January was a regular, Will Cross, and we learnt from him about a Welsh entertainer who once was famous Continue reading
John Brewer made a return visit to
Chepstow in October to talk on Family History and Geography. Continue reading
Well here we are for our first meeting of 2019 on 8th January. Continue reading
On Tuesday, 4th December, the Branch stalwarts met at the Three Horseshoes Pub in Pentwynmawr, for lunch. The venue was chosen following the success of our Summer lunch held there and we all enjoyed the fare set before us.