New mining-themed restaurant in Rhondda where your meal is cooked by chefs of the future

A new mining-themed restaurant has opened at a further education college in Tonypandy and every dish is prepared by the college’s students. Colliery 19 had its grand opening on Wednesday, November 24, and Bake Off: The Professionals winners Andrew Minto and Michael Coggan demonstrated their pastry work skills to the aspiring chefs. Based at Coleg… Continue reading New mining-themed restaurant in Rhondda where your meal is cooked by chefs of the future

Homes Under The Hammer valleys terrace delays makeover due to very painful reason

There aren’t too many auction lots featured on BBC’s Homes Under The Hammer that can achieve a series of ‘wow’ words from presenter Martin Roberts but this two-bed mid-terrace in Tonypandy managed it. It might have been on a busy road but the valleys home managed to impress Martin with its space, its price, and… Continue reading Homes Under The Hammer valleys terrace delays makeover due to very painful reason

Woman, 28, dies of injuries in hospital three days after house fire in Tonypandy

Police have confirmed that a woman who became trapped inside a burning building in Rhondda has died. The 28-year-old had been in a critical condition in hospital since a fire broke out at an address on Tyntyla Road in Tonypandy on Tuesday, September 21. A close friend of the woman tonight called her “a complete… Continue reading Woman, 28, dies of injuries in hospital three days after house fire in Tonypandy