About Us

Ynghylch y Fforwm

Brynmawr Cinema

Market Hall Cinema, Brynmawr

Officers for 2019

 Chairman – Eifion Lloyd Davies

Vice Chair – Rodger Burchell

Treasurer – Martyn Morgan Jones

Secretary – Janet Karn


Editor – Dr. Colin Morgan

Associate Editor – Janet Karn


Administrator – Carolyn Jones

Contact us

General enquiries:


Journal enquiries:


Financial Enquiries:


Website and shop enquiries:


Data Protection Policy


Find out more… BGHF Data Protection Policy

Family Vision

We are very grateful to ‘Family Vision’ for their help in funding this website. 

Website Address

Our website address is:


Our Meetings

We meet on the 3rd Friday of each month upstairs in Tredegar Library. Meetings start at 10.00am and last for around an hour.

Tredegar Library, The Circle, Tredegar, NP22 3PS

Tel: 01495 357869


Joining Us

You do not have to pay a membership fee to join the Forum. If you are interested in local history and would like to become  involved then just come along to one of our meetings or talks and you will be made to feel very welcome.

Commemorative Plaques

We, as a Forum, have organised for the following commemorative plaques to be placed within the locality to highlight the significance and importance of people, events and places of local historical interest.

RAF Bomber Crash Site – Tredegar

Daniel Gooch – Tredegar

Rhys Davies – Tredegar

Drill Hall – Tredegar

‘3rd Mons’ Battalion – Tredegar

Gwalia Boot Factory – Brynmawr

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Commemoration of  World War 1 

2014, 2015

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