Jobs Growth Wales

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Jobs Growth Wales – It’s time for us to support your business. If you are considering recruiting a young person aged 16-24 years you could be eligible for funding through the Welsh Government funded Jobs Growth Wales programme. As an employer you could save circa £6,500 in salary costs for each young person you take… Read more »

Caerphilly Medieval Christmas Fayre

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Christmas Tree

Caerphilly Medieval Christmas Fayre returns on Saturday 8th December (9am – 5pm) and Sunday 9th December (10am – 4pm) Caerphilly Town Centre. Over 100 traders will line the town with indulgent food and Christmas gifts with activities and entertainment for all the family. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a town preparing for Christmas…. Read more »

Blackwood Parking Restrictions

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Gwent Police officers continue to enforce the parking restrictions in the town centre. Since the start of September, 76 Fixed Penalty tickets have been issued for ‘no waiting’ and 47 on Thursday evening to drivers contravening the road closure notices. This enforcement action will continue up until the New Year.

Panto time!

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It’s panto time again! This Christmas the Blackwood Miners Institute will be staging ‘Babes In the Wood’ starring Welsh entertainer Owen Money. The production will offer the full panto experience with a baddie to boo and hiss at, lots of audience participation, laugh-out-loud comedy, a hero and a heroine and amazing musical numbers. Tickets are… Read more »

Max Boyce at Blackwood Miners Institute

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Welsh icon Max Boyce will be playing the Blackwood Miners Insitute on 2nd November. Come along and enjoy an evening of humour with the odd ode to the glorious game of rugby thrown in! Tickets cost £21.00/ £20.00 and are available at the box office on 01495 227206.

Blackwood Christmas Market

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The Blackwood Christmas Market returns on Sat 1st December (9am – 5pm) and Sun 2nd December (10am – 4pm). The event will include stalls lining the high street for a weekend of festive entertainment, a traditional funfair, Santa and his reindeers and lantern making workshops. The Town’s Christmas Lights will be switched on at 4pm… Read more »

New Business Funding Event

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Tredomen Business & Technology Centre 14th November 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm The Business Enterprise Support Team, CCBC is working in partnership with Business in Focus to bring a free business funding and networking event for start-ups and established businesses in Caerphilly County Borough.  Grant support for start-up businesses; advice and business skills training for… Read more »