Steve Dudley

Steve, originally from Trebanog, moved to Tonyrefail when he was 16. He studied law and sociology at university and served  in the forces where he […]

New Horizons

Course Content Summer 2021 Course and Venue Day Time Start Date Weeks New Horizons – Online Courses (Using Moodle & Microsoft Teams) Anger Management & […]

Wales Outdoor Learning Week – 19th to 25th April 2021

As the Wales Council for Outdoor Learning says.. Get outside… .. just get out there. for a few minutes or an hour, a day or […]

Easter Competition Winners 2021

Look at these fantastic entries to our Easter Competition! Easter eggs are winging their way to you….

April is National Stress Awareness Month

Why don’t you try the 30-day challenge ? It encourages you to do one action for your physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing every day. This […]

World Theatre Day – A message from Sparc

Sparc is a Valleys Kids Youth Arts Project; throughout Lockdown we have been working with Bethan Marlow our lead artist on a commission with the […]

Basement Art : Dawn Hoban

Dawn Hoban is  one of the artists that make up Basement Art here in The Factory. Dawn Hoban lives and works in the Rhondda . […]

International Day of Happiness – 20th March 2021

    We can change how happy we are by the way we approach our lives, even in challenging times. Click here to read about […]

Claim what’s yours!

On 1 March 2021, the Welsh Government launched their the Claim What’s Yours campaign  (#hawliadyarian / #claimwhatsyours) to encourage people to check and claim the […]

Easter Competition 2021

We would like families to design  and make their own Easter hats. No shop bought hats please, the design has to follow the template below: […]

Spectacle Theatre – Events for Young People

We would like to introduce you to one of The Factory’s tenants. Spectacle Theatre promote, maintain and advance education by the production of educational theatre […]

Mama told me not to come! : Quotes from the mams, nans & mother figures in your life

You know that you’ve been brought up by a Welsh woman when a cup of tea and a cwtch solves most of life’s problems. We […]