The Civic Trust for Wales

Exploring Abergavenny with the Newtown Civic Society


On Saturday July 12th Newtown Civic Society visiting Abergavenny and met some of Explore Abergavenny (characterisation) group of the Abergavenny Civic Society. The group were welcomed to Abergavenny by Abergavenny’s Town Mayor Councillor Martin Hickman and his wife Mrs Alison Hickman the Mayoress:

The Chair of Abergavenny Civic Society Tony Konieczny and Dick Cole, both of whom have been key to the success of the Explore Abergavenny’s characterisation work greeted the Newtown Civic Society.

Newtown Civic Society were then led on a fascinating walking tour of Abergavenny by Dick and Tony.

Everybody enjoyed the day and the conversations about Abergavenny, and the ongoing characterisation work both groups are undertaking.

The Civic Trust thanks Newtown Civic Society and Abergavenny Civic Society for organising the afternoon and inviting us along.