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Abergavenny Focus November 2018

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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 […]

Crossword Solution: November 2018 issue

Posted on: November 1st, 2018

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
15
Thu
7:30 pm Abergavenny History Society Talk... @ Borough Theatre, Abergavenny.
Abergavenny History Society Talk... @ Borough Theatre, Abergavenny.
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm
Abergavenny History Society Talk: Raglan Castle’s Glory Days @ Borough Theatre, Abergavenny.
Talk given by Dr Ann Benson See our online digital magazine (page 57) for more info  
8:00 pm Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Nov 15 @ 8:00 pm
Open Mic @ The Hen & Chickens @ Hen & Chickens
Every Thursday at the Hen and Chickens from 8pm
Nov
16
Fri
1:30 pm Book-ish Event : An Afternoon wi... @ Angel Hotel
Book-ish Event : An Afternoon wi... @ Angel Hotel
Nov 16 @ 1:30 pm
Book-ish Event : An Afternoon with Prue Leith @ Angel Hotel
Join us for an afternoon of warmth, wit and laughter as Prue discusses her first cookery book in twenty five years with Hannah Hill, editor of Focus Magazines. Tickets available from www.book-ish.co.uk
Nov
17
Sat
all-day Tang Soo Do Tournament @ Ebbw Vale Sports Centre
Tang Soo Do Tournament @ Ebbw Vale Sports Centre
Nov 17 all-day
Tang Soo Do Tournament @ Ebbw Vale Sports Centre
Tang Soo Do is a Traditional Korean Martial Art that is over 2,000 years old. In the late 50’s Grand Master Jae Chul Shin brought the style to the USA and starting teaching this art[...]
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[...]

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