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Abergavenny Focus November 2018

Abergavenny Focus November 2018

Crickhowell & Brecon Focus November 2018

Crickhowell & Brecon Focus November 2018

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Business of the Week: Pink Angels

Posted on: November 16th, 2018

Natural Weigh’s Top Tips for A Zero Waste Christmas

Posted on: November 15th, 2018

Opt for some delicious home cooked Christmas fare this year to give your celebrations a touch of the personal. Now is the time to be making Christmas mincemeat, cakes and puddings as well as some of those ever popular Christmas tipples (think alcohol soaked fruits and you can’t go wrong). Prepacked foods are some of […]

Focus Big Christmas Giveaway!

Posted on: November 12th, 2018

Ho Ho Ho! We’re feeling generous this Christmas here at The Focus! If you have a business you’d like to advertise in our magazines this Festive Season, you’ll be in with a chance to win in our Big Christmas Giveaway. All you need to do is book in for both December and January’s magazines (if […]

Monmouthshire Remembers

Posted on: November 9th, 2018

Members of the Scouting Association across Monmouthshire embarked on a massive project at the beginning of the summer, with the aim of making 1200 ceramic poppies to commemorate the lives of fallen servicemen within the county. A chance encounter with HRH the Prince of Wales and HRH the Dutchess of Cornwall in July, gave members […]

Business of the Week: Natural Weigh

Posted on: November 9th, 2018

The Great War: Britain’s Efforts and Ideals

Posted on: November 8th, 2018

First World War propaganda prints by celebrated artists of the day go on display at Abergavenny Museum & Chepstow Museum: Now – 6 January 2019- Admission Free As soldiers marched to war in summer 1914, most of them expected to be back home within a few weeks and surely by Christmas. But instead, the fighting […]

Battle’s Over : A Nation’s Tribute : Brecon

Posted on: November 7th, 2018

6:15pm, November 11th 2018 The Bandstand, The Promenade, Brecon Brecon Town Council is playing its part in Battle’s Over, an international commemoration marking 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of World War I. Battle’s Over events are taking place on November 11th 2018, throughout the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, the Isle […]

Battle’s Over: A Nation’s Tribute: Abergavenny

Posted on: November 7th, 2018

On November 11th 2018, Abergavenny Town Council together with 2478 (Abergavenny) RAF Air Cadets, Gwent & Powys Army Cadet Force and Abergavenny Borough Band will play its part in Battle’s Over, an international commemoration marking 100 years since the guns fell silent at the end of World War I. Organised by Pageantmaster Bruno Peek LVO […]

Abergavenny Round Table Celebrates 50 Years of Firework Displays in Belgrave Park

Posted on: November 5th, 2018

On November the 5th 2018, the skies above Abergavenny will be alight with colour once more as Abergavenny Round Table celebrates 50 years of its annual firework display. And this year spectators are in for a real treat as it will be the biggest display to date! The event will be a fantastic night out […]

Upcoming Events

Nov
2
Fri
10:00 am Cards for Good Causes Charity Ch... @ St Marys Church Brecon
Cards for Good Causes Charity Ch... @ St Marys Church Brecon
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm
Cards for Good Causes Charity Christmas Cards @ St Marys Church Brecon
Every year Cards For Good Causes are sold at St Mary’s Church in Brecon, raising money for many different charities. There is a huge selection of cards with designs ranging from traditional nativity scenes to[...]
Nov
20
Tue
7:00 pm Book-ish Event: An Evening with ... @ Angel Hotel, Abergavenny
Book-ish Event: An Evening with ... @ Angel Hotel, Abergavenny
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm
Book-ish Event: An Evening with Oz Clarke @ Angel Hotel, Abergavenny
In partnership with Chesters Wine Merchants, we will be welcoming the TV wine expert to discuss his new memoir and wine guide, Red & White. Tickets are £35 to include a signed hardback copy of the[...]
Nov
21
Wed
10:30 am The Lonely Parents Club @ Abergavenny Community Centre
The Lonely Parents Club @ Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 21 @ 10:30 am
A friendly group run for parents of children of all ages, who may feel isolated, lonely or simply be struggling a bit with parenthood and who would like to meet other like-minded parents in a[...]
Nov
22
Thu
8:00 pm Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm
Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Nov
23
Fri
8:00 pm Moonshine & Dust, Steve Page in ... @ The Dance Centre
Moonshine & Dust, Steve Page in ... @ The Dance Centre
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Moonshine & Dust, Steve Page in concert @ The Dance Centre
An epic love story set in Prohibition America told through classic old time Americana songs. Steve Page writes and performs some of the finest Americana being played in the UK today, performing solo, with Blind[...]
Nov
24
Sat
10:00 am Christmas Craft Fayre @ Salisbury Village Hall.
Christmas Craft Fayre @ Salisbury Village Hall.
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Christmas Craft Fayre @ Salisbury Village Hall.
Beautiful hand made crafts, floral table decoration, cakes, jewellery, children’s lucky dip and much more. All at a fraction of shop costs. Your chance to seek out that unique little “something different.” Refreshments on sale[...]
4:30 pm Lighting Up Abergavenny – Christ...
Lighting Up Abergavenny – Christ...
Nov 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lighting Up Abergavenny – Christmas Lights Switch On
Lots of entertainment in the streets of Abergavenny between 4.30pm and 7pm. Look out for juggling eleves, choirs, solo performers and lots of market stalls. Many of the shops will be opening late and the[...]
7:30 pm A fun evening of live bluegrass ... @ Abergavenny Community Centre
A fun evening of live bluegrass ... @ Abergavenny Community Centre
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
A concert with Up the Creek – Bar open from 6-30pm Tickets available from Borough Theatre Box Office
8:30 pm Open Mic session at The Great We... @ Great Western Hotel, Abergavenny
Open Mic session at The Great We... @ Great Western Hotel, Abergavenny
Nov 24 @ 8:30 pm
Open Mic session at The Great Western @ Great Western Hotel, Abergavenny
Free sausage and chip supper for those attending the Open Mic performances!

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