Latest Aberdare Stories

2008-10-08 18:00:09

CELEBRITY TV doctor Hilary Jones will be visiting a South Wales mental health charity this week. As part of Mental Health Week in Rhondda Cynon Taf, the GMTV medical expert will help re-launch the updated dedicated information website at NewHorizons, Aberdare, on Thursday.

2008-10-04 18:00:16

THREE arts centres have won a pounds 2,000 grant to develop their New Year film programmes. A specialist, themed film series will be run at the Coliseum Theatre in Aberdare, the Muni Arts Centre in Pontypridd and the Park & Dare Theatre in Treorchy, alongside mainstream films from January.

2008-08-23 18:00:23

TEXAN singer Kimmie Rhodes will perform in the Gallery Bar of the ColiseumTheatre in Aberdare on September 11 at 8pm, as part of Rhondda Cynon Taff's Where Good Music Matters season. (c) 2008 South Wales Echo. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-07-10 18:00:30

MANCHESTER United footballer Wayne Rooney has had a tattoo featuring the name of a Stereophonics album on his left forearm.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.