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What do these NPT councillors have in common?


Shown on BBC 12/12/17

Christmas tree at Neath - photo by Mike Davies



Mike Davies is a Neath Weather Watcher and is certainly trying to put Neath on the weather map.   Above is a recent picture shown on a BBC weather forecast. To see others that have appeared on television, click on the link below:




Neath's Food & Drink Fair - 2017

the weekend that was
(pity about the weather)


Also includes a session by the Neath Ukuleles


Neath's Great September Fair

if you missed it then catch up on this video

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rivate Eye

Read by those who care for Neath
Ignored by those who don't


The website that upholds

FREEDOM within the law


Let's take pride in our castle

Remember that Neath was named after its castle (Castell-nedd)

Beacause we live with it we tend to take it for granted.   The Americans would love have this in the USA - if they did just imagine how they would treat it and promote it.

Is this listed Grade ii structure being looked after the way it should be?
Readers give their views in READERS LETTERS.


 Neath's multi story car park - known by residents as the cheese grater because of its unusual design.   Photo by Google. 

FREE parking on the third floor after 3:00pm






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The Neath Ferret looks out for problems in the community with the aim of bringing them to the attention of those in authority.

Readers are invited to express themselves on the understanding that they are responsible for what they write.  They are requested to be respectful to others - who will be given the right to reply.

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