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Jessica Powell (Babi a Fi)
Find me blogging about life, love, miniatures and motherhood at
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Trolley Free
We went out this morning with Bron Afon's neighbourhood caretaker team to deliver a new poster to help tackle abandoned trolleys. It has been a longstanding problem in Cwmbran - we're sadly renowned as one of the worst areas in the UK for it - and Northvill...

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Pontypool Town Educational Digital Resource
I was up at Pontypool Museum this morning for the launch of the Pontypool Town Educational Digital Resource - otherwise known as the Townscape Heritage Initiative Educational Resource. That's a bit of a mouthful but, basically, it's a new online tool for sc...

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My Favourite Hymns
One of the stranger things about being Mayor is that you spend a lot of time at church or, at least, at public services. I have sung more hymns in the last few weeks than I have since primary school, which was when I came to the conclusion I was an atheist....

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Unique Boutique Salon - Beauty at Furley's
Since becoming Mayor I've been invited to all kinds of different events, but one of the more glam was definitely an open evening for Beauty at Furley's! (There was even a topless waiter who you can kind of see in shot there. Definitely a change of pace from...

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Torfaen People's Panel
The Torfaen People's Panel is all about having your say on the issues which matter to you. It's a consultative panel of people living in Torfaen and aims to give local people a chance to have their say about public services and life in the Borough. The idea...

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Torfaen Family Information Service
Torfaen Family Information Service is something you might not have heard of before, but once you've checked them out you'll wish you had known about them sooner! They provide free and impartial information on childcare (providers, careers, and tax credits /...

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Friday Frivolity
Jessica is an amazingly funny and smart blogger from Wales who writes on a whole range of topics -- from entertaining vintage nostalgia, to technology tutorials, to book reviews, to raising her adorable munchkin, and so much more! This week she's writing ab...

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Two and Half Today!
Marianna is officially two and a half years old! Cue photos... :D

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Friday Frivolity - Dogs
This week we're talking about dogs. Also, if you're in the UK, don't forget to check out my current competition to win a Meg Heath dog collar and lead. :) When I was a kid my favourite monkey was the little red monkey - the cast of BBC radio comedy Take It ...

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Review: Meg Heath Dog Leads
If you're looking for dog collars or leads, Meg Heath has you covered. They also sell head collars, training leads and harnesses, and are always adding to the range. Everything is available in a wide range of colours - 18 right now! - and if you have someth...
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