The latest news from the village

Notice of election of county, community and town councillors for Monmouthshire March 20, 2017

The two-page notice below shows all the wards for which elections will take place for county, community and town councillors in Monmouthshire. The polls for all contested elections will take ...

Local couple win Pointless jackpot March 16, 2017


Leila and Simon Phillips won the BBC TV Pointless programme’s jackpot broadcast last night (15th March), a stunning victory following their 200-point wipeout in the first round of their ...

Rock Choir to open Tintern Fete March 9, 2017

Rock Choir confirmed to open the Tintern Summer Fete on Saturday 24th June.

Rock Choir Logo large hi resAt the stroke of midday on Saturday 24th of June in the Leytons Field in Tintern, the ...

New One Pound Coin Introduction March 7, 2017





The following statement has been issued by Monmouthshire County Council in preparation for the introduction of a new one pound British coin on the 28th of March. ...

Tintern News for March 2017 March 1, 2017

There really is a lot going on in Tintern – more than ever – and it’s all included in the Tintern News.

Make sure you don’t miss anything by downloading ...

Reverend Nora Hill retiring February 28, 2017

DSC_0144The Reverend Nora Hill is retiring from her role as priest at St Michael’s Church, Tintern on the 10th of June 2017.

Nora took over St Michael’s at a time ...

Monmouthshire recycling represents best value in Wales February 24, 2017

Monmouthshire’s recycling and waste performance reflects partnership between residents and council


Monmouthshire County Council is celebrating news that its recycling service provides the best value net cost of any local ...

2017 “Folk on the Lawn” – A Note for your Diaries February 22, 2017

folk1Folk on the Lawn returns to Abbey Mill, Tintern for its 2017 event in mid-July. For a second year, the festival runs over four days, beginning with a ticketed event ...

Public meeting: Tourism information provision in Chepstow February 21, 2017

image001Public meeting to discuss future for Chepstow tourism provision

Monmouthshire County Council will hold a public meeting in Chepstow to discuss the future of the town’s Tourism Information Centre (TIC).  ...

Welsh Church Fund open for applications February 16, 2017





The Welsh Church Fund, administered by Monmouthshire County Council, is open for grant applications in the following categories:

  • Educational
  • Libraries, museums, art galleries, etc
  • Relief of poverty
  • ...

New Pontysaison Ponds notice of temporary road closure from 6th March February 16, 2017








St Michael’s Church to have new roof February 15, 2017



The St Michael’s Church Restoration Committee is pleased to announce that they have now received the green light from Natural Resources Wales with the issue of a license for ...

Tintern News for February 2017 February 7, 2017

A bumper edition with details of activities planned for Tintern in the coming weeks as well as Community Council minutes, Village Hall news and special evenings at Tintern hotels.

You ...

Parva Farm Vineyard visit Clarence House for Royal Reception January 29, 2017

Colin and JdithColin & Judith Dudley of Parva Farm Vineyard were honoured to represent the Welsh Vineyards Association at a reception at Clarence House, London to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ...

Further international composing successes for Fiona Frank January 26, 2017

Tintern musician and composer Fiona Frank continues to achieve international success.


Following an international call for scores for works featuring cello and piano, Fiona Frank’s composition Free as a ...

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