Timeline Pre 1800

From the end of the last ice when the Ogmore Valley was formed by glacier action to Iolo Morganwg’s Eisteddfod. 10,000 BC The end of

Timeline 1801 – 1900

From the coming of the railways and the sinking of the first coal mines to the industrialisation of the Ogmore Valley.   1805 Coal Mining

Timeline 1901 – 2000

From the prosperous days of the beginning of the 20th C. to the decline and eventual closure of the coal industry leading to high unemployment.

Timeline 2001 – Present Day​

From the beginning of the new millennium up the the present day the Ogmore Valley has seen continued to see investment creating a better, more