Basement Art – O’Neil Meredith

“I always had a feeling of being separate. I wasn’t good at school and didn’t cooperate very well, but I always loved art. I was […]

Mental Health Awareness Week – 10th to 16th May

We have all realised the importance of  spending time outdoors and connecting with Nature during the last year of the Covid pandemic.   The Mental […]

Deaf Awareness Week – 3rd May to 9th May 2021 (Part one)

Every day, you’re likely to meet someone who is deaf or has some level of hearing loss. and they all face different communication challenges that […]

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 […]