Black Gold, Green Valley  Single Documentary

At the head of the Llynfi Valley, just north of Bridgend, lies the former mining town of Maesteg. For over a century it was a powerhouse of coal production. The pits are now long gone...but this is a community still coloured by coal. Nowadays, the face of Maesteg is being redesigned. But no-one's in a hurry to forget the past. From a group of former miners trying to save their industrial heritage...an opera society bringing the Wild West to Wales...and a young photographer creating a stir with a striking view of his home town. This is a snapshot of life after coal...

Dubbing Mixer MARK FERDA     Online Editor SIMON MEEK     Executive Producer GWENDA RICHARDS

Filmed, Produced & Directed by CARWYN JONES

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A Child's Christmas in Clay                         Takeover TV: Carmarthen
The Bingo Man                                                Five Days in Aberdare
Lampeter Lives                                                Five Days in Haverfordwest
After the Gold Rush                                        Wales' Euro Vision

Old Town, New Lives                                     Five Days in Newport
Pier Pressure                                                  Black Gold, Green Valley
My Secret Wales                                            Puppets, Piers & Penguins
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