SYNOPSIS 2017

An insight into the talks held in this year

Aberfan –

the making of a documentary

January 2017 - Mr Iwan England

Information to follow

The Riots of August 1911

in the South Wales valleys

February 2017  - Dr Stuart Broomfield

Information to follow

Bronze Age Cairns in the

Glamorgan Uplands

March 2017 - Mr Dewi Bowen

Information to follow

William Abraham (Mabon)

– Working class hero?

April 2017 - Mr David Maddox

Information to follow

The origins of the

Rhondda people

May 2017  - Ms Gaynor Evans

Information to follow

The largest Second World War

factory in Britain

June 2017 - Mr Mike Clubb

Information to follow

Refugee Artists

in Wales

July 2017 - Peter Wakelin

Information to follow

Pontypridd Politics before and

after the First World War 

September 2017 - Steve Belzak

Information to follow

Hughesovka –

a Welsh adventure 

October 2017 - David Cartwright

Information to follow

Lloyd George’s army

at Mametz Wood

November 2017 - carwyn Hughes

Information to follow

Views from

the Rocking Stone

December 2017 - Mr Brian Davies

Information to follow

ABOUT US

Pontypridd Historical Society exists to foster the continuing interest in the history of Pontypridd and the surrounding area as well as all of Wales and all things with a Welsh connection worldwide.

The Society Committee comprises:

Chairman            Mr Ken Boaden

Secretary             Mr Brian Davies

Treasurer             Mr Howard Thomas

Committee Member    Ms Pat McKenna

Committee Member    Mr Mike Edwards

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USEFUL LINKS

Further information of local interest including many pictures can be found using the following links:

Pontypridd Museum

Glamorgan Archives

Pontypridd Library

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