Bont Carnival Committee awarded £4,000 from Tesco

Pontarddulais Carnival Committee have received a whopping £4,000 from Tesco in Pontarddulais via their carrier bag fund.

Every two months Tesco offer three community groups the opportunity to win funds, and the Tesco funding scheme in Pontarddulais has already given  £42,000 to local groups since March 2017.

One of the...

Llansaint Carnival welcomes Chernobyl children

Llansaint Carnival2 from Llanelli Online on Vimeo.
WHAT a fantastic carnival it was at Llansaint on Saturday (Jul29). Not only did the whole community turn out for this biggest small carnival in Wales but there was a delegation of children over from Chernobyl who were having a wonderful time thanks to the...

Defibrilators for Hendy and Bont

Over the last 18 months many local individuals and groups in both Hendy and Pontarddulais have successfully raised money to purchase defibrillators. With the help of Anthony Hamilton-Shaw, his wife Sherilyn  and the charity ‘My Cariad’ they have raised the necessary funding to provide local schools...

The Smallest Biggest Carnival in Wales

Llansaint is a tiny Welsh village nestled on top of a hill overlooking the Gower coastline from Carmarthenshire. It may not have a large population but it has a big hearted community. Carmarthenshire Media went along to Llansaint to film the carnival. We had a great welcome and saw for ourselves this community, complete with Black Kat...