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Youngsters see red over Ken Jones statue appeal
9:40am Thursday 27 October 2011
FORMER rugby player and Olympic athlete, Ken Jones, was on the minds of the younger generation in Torfaen as they went red in the name of fundraising for the appeal.
Torfaen MP plans to raise Ken Jones statue appeal in Parliament
10:30am Friday 26 August 2011
The Ken Jones Statue Appeal has received the wholehearted backing of Torfaen MP Paul Murphy, the rugby player's son Phil Jones and the wider community.
Abersychan school pupils in sponsored walk for Ken Jones statue appeal
12:40pm Thursday 12 April 2012
ABERSYCHAN School council members took the opportunity to raise funds for the Ken Jones Statue appeal.
Lord Kinnock donates £100 to Ken Jones statue appeal
2:40pm Friday 4 May 2012
FUNDS for the Ken Jones Statue Appeal keep on coming with donations from the local community and a former leader of the Labour Party. Curves Pontypool member Nicola Witcombe raised £41 for the appeal by selling her cross-stitch Disney pictures to fellow members.
Ex-pats dig deep to help Ken Jones statue appeal
10:10am Sunday 2 October 2011
A FORMER Blaenavon couple now living in the United States of America have donated a generous £500 to the Ken Jones statue appeal.
Schools back Ken Jones statue with fundraising days
2:50pm Sunday 6 November 2011
HUNDREDS of pounds has flowed into the Ken Jones statue appeal thanks to the involvement of local schools.
Newport Dragons legend David Watkins backs plan for Ken Jones statue
2:50pm Friday 30 December 2011
NEWPORT Gwent Dragons legend David Watkins has backed the plans for a statue of Ken Jones.
New book celebrates the life of sporting legend Ken Jones
3:14pm Wednesday 31 August 2011
A BOOK documenting the life of sporting legend, Ken Jones, will be launched in Blaenavon tomorrow night.
Welsh rugby union president backs campaign for Ken Jones statue in Blaenavon
12:18pm Wednesday 26 January 2011
WRU president Dennis Gethin has voiced his support for the campaign to create a statue in memory of the late Ken Jones.
Blaenavon launch of Ken Jones biography
3:29pm Wednesday 7 September 2011
THE AUTHOR of the book that documents the life of sporting legend, Ken Jones, enjoyed a successful launch in Blaenavon.