Burry Port win in mud glorious in mud

A bold hippopotamus was standing one day on the banks of the cool Shalimar. He gazed at the bottom as he peacefully lay by the light of the evening star.

Away on the hilltop sat combing her hair  his fair hippopotami maid. The hippopotamus was no ignoramus...

Broadway star shines bright at Theatr Ffwrnes

There are numerous adjectives and superlatives one could use to describe what took place this evening, Friday (Dec 29) at Theatr Ffwrnes.

For one night only the star of the West End and Broadway and home grown talent from Burry Port that is John Owen-Jones took to the stage having cancelled the previous engagement through...

Port parishioners perform Christmas panto

The parishioners of Burry Port have been treading the boards at the Burry Port Memorial Hall on Tuesday and Wednesday of last week. We were reliably informed that it was a great success.... Oh no it wasn't! Oh yes it was!

Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins battled it out in search of Captain Flint's treasure in the parishoners...

New single for Burry Port’s John Owen-Jones

John Owen-Jones (Phantom/Les Miserables) will release a new single on 8 December. ‘Come What May’ is a duet with Sophie Evans (Wicked/Over The Rainbow). This follows John’s recent performances in Tiger Bay the Musical, and coincides with December solo shows in Llanelli, Cardiff and London. On...

Parc y Tywyn set for new school

CHILDREN in Burry Port and Pembrey can look forward to a new school built in a prime location near the harbour and clad with Welsh home grown timber.

Building work is well underway on the £9.6million Ysgol Parc y Tywyn at the former Burrows Yard.

It is due for completion by next summer and will be built to the highest energy...

A walk in the park for Burry Port’s ‘Lady Blacks’

Burry Port RFC Ladies (The Lady Blacks) may have had the Mammas and Pappas song (California Dreamin) playing in the changing room before what set out to be a walk in the park on this winter's day Sunday (Nov 5) where all the leaves were brown and the reds and the gold of Croesyceiliog were met along the way by an in form team who...

Early fire works pay off as Bynea beat Burry Port

An explosive start by the home team Bynea saw them going 14 points ahead in as many minutes against a brave and battling Burry Port side on Saturday (Nov 4).

Bynea's powerful pack proved a little too much for the All Blacks as they lit up the field in what was a very entertaining game for the spectators.

Burry Port had a few...