Let’s celebrate safely together

Food Standards Agency reminds communities how to serve up safe food at street parties There’s only a few days to go until Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee during the long Bank Holiday weekend (2-5 June 2022). If you’re not sure where to start when planning your street party or event, the Food Standards Agency… Continue reading Let’s celebrate safely together

Enhancing Community Health and Wellbeing Through Food

Gwent local authorities are looking at how to amplify the amazing work done by groups such as yours. The aim is to understand the depth of community support within the region and explore ways in which they could be enhanced. To do this they need knowledge from the people delivering that support today, to that… Continue reading Enhancing Community Health and Wellbeing Through Food

Your guide to organising a street party

What sort of events does this guidance apply to? This is about the sort of street parties that groups of residents get together to arrange with their neighbours. The main differences between a small private street party and other public events are listed below. Street parties Other public events Only for residents/neighbours Anyone can attend… Continue reading Your guide to organising a street party

Comic Relief Community Fund in Wales

Funding from the Comic Relief Community Fund in Wales to support community led organisations. After the delivery of a successful pilot scheme, Comic Relief has confirmed a new round of funding to fund community led action bringing about positive, lasting social change throughout Wales. Comic Relief and Third Sector Support Wales (TSSW) partners recognise the… Continue reading Comic Relief Community Fund in Wales

Torfaen’s Youngest Engineer Announced

The search was on for Torfaen’s Youngest Engineer. We were blown away after receiving over 165 entries from across Torfaen. We took a trip to Ysgol Gyfun Gwynllyw to surprise our winner during her assembly, Caitlyn Smith from Cwmbran! Trainee engineers at Pro Steel Engineering turned Caitlyn’s hand drawn picture into a real-life statue. Keep… Continue reading Torfaen’s Youngest Engineer Announced

Sponsorship packages now available for TCVA’22

We have exciting news! Planning is well underway for the 2022 Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards event aimed at recognising the amazing contribution that community groups, volunteers and businesses provide within Torfaen. The event will take place on the evening of: Friday, 21st October 2022 at the Parkway Hotel, Cwmbran Drive, Torfaen We are looking… Continue reading Sponsorship packages now available for TCVA’22