New Season of Shows at The Met, Abertillery
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
Try a game of Footgolf at Parc Bryn Bach this Summer
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
New Courses for Adults brochure available to download
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experience the world of arts and culture with The Met and Arts Development Team

The Metropole Cultural and Conference Centre and the Arts Development Team provides a unique contribution to the cultural life in Blaenau Gwent, helping to promote health and wellbeing in the local community and raising the aspirations of children and young people through the arts.

With eclectic artistic programming, community outreach work, professional services and sound business management, the services offered by Arts and Culture are fully sustainable and contribute to expanding horizons and enhancing life experiences.

Our Mission

Providing leadership as the local ambassador of Arts and Culture, delivering a service with a reputation for professionalism, quality and accessibility.

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Head4Arts

Head4Arts is a community arts organisation that delivers a wide range of creative, participatory activities across the eastern Heads of the Valleys area, covering the county boroughs of Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil and Torfaen.

Head4Arts aims to offer a varied, engaging and enjoyable programme that provides opportunities for all members of the community to take part in high quality, inspirational arts activities.

For information about activities that are taking place in your area visit the Head4Arts website at www.head4arts.org.uk or email bethan.lewis@head4arts.org.uk.

Head4Arts is funded by the Welsh Assembly Government through the Arts Council of Wales and is supported by a partnership of the four local authorities involved.

In Blaenau Gwent, Aneurin Leisure manages the work of Head4Arts on behalf of Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council.



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New national objectives and an insight-led approach aims to get people across Wales swimming   A revised Free Swimming Initiative, funded by We...
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Parc Bryn Bach to Receive £500,000 Welsh Government Funding
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  • Date: Fri Oct 18 @ 9:30AM - 12:00PM
    Location:Brynmawr Library
    Learn new skills or expand your knowledge at our new Digital Cafe!Bring your iPa...

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  • Date: Sat Oct 19 @ 2:30PM - 04:00PM
    Location:Parc Bryn Bach
    Come along and see classic Lombard RAC Rally cars completing a rally stage at Pa...

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  • Date: Sun Oct 20 @11:00AM - 03:00PM
    Location:Bedwellty House & Park
    Calling all brides and grooms to be!Join us for our Wedding Fayre and be the fi...

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  • Date: Thu Oct 24 @ 7:00PM -
    Location:The Met
    Hermon Cemetery Trust PresentsA Night of Melody & SongWe invite you to an evenin...

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  • Date: Fri Oct 25 @ 9:30AM - 12:00PM
    Location:Brynmawr Library
    Learn new skills or expand your knowledge at our new Digital Cafe!Bring your iPa...

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  • Date: Sat Oct 26 @10:30AM - 03:00PM
    Location:Bedwellty House & Park
    Get creative and enjoy the great outdoors! Enjoy a walk in the park and forage f...

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  • Date: Mon Oct 28 @10:00AM - 02:00PM
    Location:Parc Bryn Bach
    Would you like to volunteer for a good cause and meet like minded people?Join Bi...

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  • Date: Mon Oct 28 @10:00AM - 12:00PM
    Location:Tredegar Sports Centre
    Join us at Tredegar Sports Centre for some Football Fun this October!10am - 11am...

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  • Date: Mon Oct 28 @10:00AM - 03:00PM
    Location:Ebbw Vale Sports Centre
    Playscheme is back for the October Half Term!Join us for a fun filled day of act...

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  • Date: Mon Oct 28 @10:00AM - 03:00PM
    Location:Abertillery Sports Centre
    Playscheme is back for the October Half Term!Join us for a fun filled day of act...

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