GCG ADVICE CLINIC AND SOCIAL GROUP - The Gwaun cae Gurwen Advice Clinic and Social Group offers a signposting and advice service, as well as opportunities for socialising and learning new skills at the New Community Hall, New Road, Gwaun cae Gurwen.

The first meeting will be this Thursday (September 5) from 1.30pm to 3pm at the Hall, and then fortnightly thereafter. Please contact Lynne or Mark on 01639 862862 for more information if needed,or just come along.

TAIRGWAITH SENIORS - The next meeting of Tairgwaith Senior Citizens will be on Monday (September 9) at the Hall, following the August break.

CANOLFAN MAERDY - Places are still available for Adult Community Education courses starting in September. Places are available for the “First Steps in IT” for complete beginners, plus Tuesday and Thursday IT classes. If you want a more sociable environment, and not a formal class, the Thursday Canolfan Computer Club might just be for you, including how to watch tv to listen to music on your laptop. Also, for shopping, an online shopping 5-week course covering ebay, Amazon, paypal, and grocery shopping is starting on Thursday afternoons.

Contact 01269 826893, email admin@canolfanmaerdy.co.uk or just drop in for more details to Canolfan Maerdy, New Road,Tairgwaith,SA18 1UP.

DOCTOR’S TALK - Gwaun cae Gurwen OAP branch will receive a visit from a GP from Amman Valley Practice at their latest meeting tonight (Wednesday), September 4, to outline the latest changes and developments at the practice.

Meanwhile, anyone wishing to join us on an outing, to Narberth and Tenby on Saturday, September 14, is asked to contact Enid on 826165.All welcomed.

LEAVING - Very best wishes to Mr Neil Harper, who has just left his post as Pharmacist at Lloyds Pharmacy, Graig Road, Gwaun cae Gurwen, after six years’ service. We wish Neil well as he goes to pastures new.