Blaenavon Memories

A Memory of Blaenavon

I was born in 1946 and lived in Blaenavon until 1968. I went to St Felix Catholic School, and then to Park St S.M.

I played rugby for Blaenavon Youth, Blaenavon R.F.C. and Forge Side R.F.C.

I married Gaynor who was from Abergavenny. We then moved to Cwmbran where we had our two children.

I worked for Girlings in Cwmbran before moving to their New Inn factory where I spent a total of 38 years. I now live in Griffithstown.

A memory shared by Chris Simms , on Dec 27th, 2011.

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