Events


The Town Council held its Christmas Tree lights switch on event in Tredegar Park, Risca on Saturday 25 Nov 3.30pm to 5.30 pm.  Local celebrities Jagger and Woody were the entertainers that cold but dry afternoon.  About 500 Risca residents per hour attended with about 180 children an hour visiting Santa in his mobile train.  The Town Cllrs were pleased to hear reports from residents that they thoroughly enjoyed the Festive event.

The Town Council’s new Festive Lanterns project was set up to coincide with the Tree lights switch on event and are erected along Commercial Street and Tredegar Street.   The town Council wish to thank those local businesses that had contributed to the cost of the new lanterns.

(Bob Campbell, Risca Town Clerk 18 Dec 2023)

Risca Town Council had planned its Bands in the Park event for Tredegar Park, Risca with Crosskeys Silver Band playing on Sun 23 July 2023, between 2 to 4 pm. Unfortunately, due to the forecast inclement weather the Council had decided to postpone the event to next year.

(Bob Campbell, Risca Town Clerk – Monday 6 Nov 2023)

 

Following the Town Council’s successful Summer Fair in Tredegar Park, Risca on 5 June 2022 for the late Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, the Town Council held another, successful Fair (despite the rain leading up to the event) in Tredegar Park, Risca in the afternoon of Saturday 6 May 2023 to celebrate the new King’s Coronation.  (Bob Campbell, Town  Clerk – 23 May 2023)

King’s Coronation Spring Fair Poster – 25 April 2023