The goings on in and around Bridgend

Monthly Archives: December 2010

A Victorian Christmas at Bryngarw


A Victorian Christmas at Bryngarw, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.
Saturday & Sunday, 18th & 19th December, 2010 10am - 5pm
Bryngarw Country Park
, Brynmenyn, Bridgend CF32 8UU
Traditional fairground rides, Craft and food stalls, Barrel organ
Music from Solid Brass, Victorian storytelling and lots more!
Plus a special visit from Father Christmas this weekend only.


Jack and the Beanstalk


Jack and the Beanstalk, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.

Vote for Porthcawl's Dave the Panto cow. Now in 2nd place. Please vote for him here http://www.benjerry.co.uk/pantocow/


World Record gathering of Elves, Bridgend


World Record gathering of Elves, Bridgend, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.
Bridgend gathered nearly 800 Elves to smash the previous world record held by New York. http://tinyurl.com/24sqt7r


Elf World Record attempt


Regeneration attempt World Record, originally uploaded by Tourism Bridgend.
The Regeneration Unit in Bridgend, South Wales warmed up for the World Record Elf Gathering which takes place in Bridgend on Saturday, 11th December, 2010 at 2pm http://christmasinbridgend.moonfruit.com/#/elf-record/4545669166


My view by Allison Tomlinson

Name: Allison Tomlinson

Where are you from:
Pencoed

What do you do Assistant Tourism Development & Research Officer
Favourite local place and why:Porthcawl, because of its sandy beaches

Where do you like to eat locally: Poco Poco Continental Restaurant and Tapas Bar

If you like, tell us 1 thing about yourself / or tell us something interesting: I'm a fluent Welsh speaker originally from Yorkshire