2:55pm Monday 16th September 2013 in Your Local News
WELL DONE - Congratulations to Jason Senchal of Maesywern Road,Glanamman on completing the recent ten-peak race in the Lake District.Jason,along with work colleagues from his Merthyr workplace undertook the gruelling non stop 75km hike/run with over 5,600 metres of ascent,finishing in 14 hours ,and raising some £4,000 for the Tenovus charity.
NOSON I FERCHED/ LADIES NIGHT - Dewch am Noson o hwyl sbri, Medi 27 am 7:30pm yng Nghlwb Golff Garnant. Pris tocyn £5 yn cynnwys gwin!
Am ragor o wybodaeth cysylltwch â Sarah Jones Partneriaith Aman Tawe 01558 825336.
Ladies Evening at Garnant Golf Club on September 27 at 7.30pm. Tickets £5 includes a glass of wine! (This is a bilingual event)
CHRIST CHURCH,GARNANT;Service at 9.30am this Sunday as usual.
HEART FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER - Keep on Pumping, for the British Heart Foundation, is an event being organised by Funky Pump Ammanford this Saturday, September 21. This will be a fancy dress class from 9.30am to 11am, to be followed by a barbecue and a live DJ from 3pm to 7.30pm at the Raven Industrial Estate, Garnant. The event will move down to Amman United Rugby Club for Karaoke. Entry is free, with raffle prizes up for grabs.
LEARNING WELSH COURSE -Glanaman’s Community Education Centre offers an Adults beginners Learning Welsh course every Tuesday(7-9pm), starting from September 24. More details from 01792 602070.
BEREAVEMENT - Mr John (Jack)Lloyd of Penygarn Road, Tycroes, but formerly of Cwmaman Road, Glanaman passed away, peacefully on September 1 at Glangwili Hospital, Carmarthen.
Jack was the loving husband of the late Glenys, dear father of the late Haydn, father in law of Janet, a devoted grandfather and great-grandad, and dear brother of Margaret, Maureen and the late Mary.
YN Y CAPELI - Dydd Sul, Medi 22fed: Bethel Newydd, Garnant: Y Parchedig Albert Williams, Capel Hendre (bore).
COMPUTER COURSES - A Computers-Absolute Beginners' course starts on Tuesday, October 1 (6.30pm-8.30pm) at Glanaman Community Education Centre, High Street. This is for people with no previous computer experience who would like to learn how to use the Internet,type letters, create posters and more. The course is over 30 weeks.
Computer Skills-Year 2 is for people who have some computer experience and want to develop their skills such as Word Processing and Spreadsheets. There is a choice of two slots for this course: Monday, September 30 (6-8pm) or Friday, October 4 (9.30am-11.30am), again over 30 weeks.
To enrol or find out more, contact Lesley on 01554 744355.
NOSON I FERCHED - Cynhelir Noson i Ferched yng nghlwb golf Garnant ar Fedi 27fed i ddechrau am 7.30 o’r gloch; tocyn £5, yn cynnwys gwin a lluniaeth ysgafn, hefyd stondiniau crefft, colur “Avon”, addurno cacennau gan “Little Velvet Cakery”, a sesiwn blasu golff.
EISTEDDFOD - Calfaria Chapel’s popular annual “Eisteddfod” takes place this year on Friday, October 4, starting at 4pm (locals), open categories from 6.30pm. Adjudicating will be Davida Lewis from Swansea (singing) and Jane Altham-Watkins from Glais (Recitation).
Accompanist is Gloria Lloyd, and the Presidents Mr Wynford Bartlett, Swansea, and the Mayor of Cwmaman, Cllr Dafydd Wyn. Hosts are John Williams, Jane Cousins and Glenys Thomas. Entry £2 (children 50p). More details from Secretary Mrs Gwladys Davies on 01269 823138.
AMMAN UNITED RFC - will be away at Maesteg Quins this Saturday (September 21).
MACMILLAN CANCER FUNDRAISER - Eleanor and all at Amman United RFC welcomes everyone to a Coffee morning next Friday (September 27), all proceeds are towards a worthy cause, the Macmillan Nurses’ charity.
IECHYD DA ADVICE - Garnant Family Centre welcomes Iechyd Da- Carmarthenshire Health’s Information team, coming along on Tuesday (September 24)between 10am and 11am to offer advice at the Centre, 25, Maesybedol, Garnant,for families aged up and including 25 years. Contact Eira or Sarah(01269 825941) for further details.
CWMAMAN SENIORS - Cwmaman OAP branch meets tomorrow (Thursday) at the Community Centre, new members welcomed.
A speedy recovery is wished all members currently in hospital,or ill at home. Thank you to the ladies who donated gifts towards our weekly raffle.
BOWLS THANKS - Cwmaman’s Mens’ Bowls Club and Veterans teams have enjoyed a very good season.
Llanelli League captain John Sam Jones wishes to thank all the players for their efforts, following such a difficult start, and also thanks GCG Bowls Club for making up the numbers when needed, and Amman United RFC for their sponsorship and hospitality.