ME Awareness Week 11-17 May 2015

11th May 2015 Simon Harris 0

ME Awareness week 11-17 May 2015 WAMES invites you to join them to spread the word online about ME & CFS this year: Wear something blue (clothes, blue ribbon, wig etc) Write a sign explaining e.g. I’m wearing blue to raise awareness of ME & CFS Photo – take a selfie, holding the sign Post your selfie on your FB and twitter #BeMEaware. Include us@WAMESMECFS so that we can retweet your support Post on WAMES’ FB /WAMESMECFS, forums, blogs etc. Like WAMES FB and share it. Share the WAMES twibbon Key facts about ME in Wales: ME is classified as a neurological condition, and is a multisystem disorder. People can experience a wide range of debilitating symptoms, which can severely disrupt life, even causing […]

Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway – 1960’s Weekend

1st May 2015 Simon Harris 0

1960’s Weekend 2nd – 4th May Celebrate the 1960s at Blaenavon Heritage Railway May 2nd – 4th. It was the end of an era for steam trains. The railway will be hosting a range of beers and ciders from local breweries through the weekend, on the buffet carriage, which will be transformed into a 1960s pub. The tearoom will have a special menu including some 1960s favourites like Black Forest Gateau & cheese with pineapple on sticks. Why not dress to impress in 1960s style or test your 1960s knowledge in the family quiz? As well as the Emporium being open there will be crafts stalls and face painting in the tearoom. Outside a range of 1960s vintage transport has been invited to attend, to […]