OPAN seminar, SURF Room, Swansea University Monday 14th May 2012, 12-2pm ‘Intergenerational cultural transmissions within Italian transnational families in South Wales’ Presented by Emanuela Bianchera, Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford In recent years research has increasingly addressed the roles of grandparents as providers of care within ageing societies.
Sofia Jordan Belated congratulations to Francesca and Rob Jordan who were delighted with the arrival of little daughter Sofia last year. Sporting a full head of jet black hair Sofia was born January 2011. We would like to congratulate the Jordan’s and wish them all the best for the future.
Keep Wales Tidy is fantastic charity that supports thousands of volunteers across Wales to improve the local environment for all of us to enjoy. KWT Projects Director Louise Tambini, would like to make a plea to all Italian cafe and fish shop owners, to try and encourage them to donate the proceeds of the single use carrier bag charge to Keep Wales Tidy so they can continue to give out grants to groups across Wales.
Father and son team, Peter Marenghi Jnr and James, will be runing the London Marathon together, and both will be running to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Resource Centre. Peter, who was diagnosed with MS back in 1980’s first ran the London Marathon for the MSRC in 2008.
Date: 25th March 2012. Time: TBC. Location: Maes Manor Hotel, Blackwood. Facebook: Attend event. Contact numbers: Mary Strinati.01443.771397 / Paul Pelopeda 01443.862634 / Giacomo Sidoli 01443.690631 Dino Carpanini 01443.430958 / Franco Tambini 01443.453426 / Angela Gatti 01443.831708 A.Vallario 01495.225781 / R.Sidoli 01656.783766 / R.
We’ve announced the date for out Pasta Night, be sure to come along! Please book your place before the day. Location: Maes Manor, Blackwood Date: Sunday March 11th 2012 Time: TBC Facebook: Attend event. Contact numbers: Mary Strinati.01443.771397 / Paul Pelopeda 01443.862634 / Giacomo Sidoli 01443.690631 Dino Carpanini 01443.430958 / Franco Tambini 01443.453426 / Angela Gatti 01443.831708 A.Vallario 01495.225781 / R.Sidoli 01656.783766 / R.
Date: Sunday 12th February 2012. Time: 6pm. Location: All Hallows Church Hall, Miskin. Facebook: Attend event. Plenty of free parking and near M4. Thanks in anticipation to the wonderful ladies who bring Torta, Panini, etc – we are really grateful.
It’s that time of year again… get your tickets for this years Christmas cena! Date: Sunday 20th November 2011. Time: 7pm. Location: The Maes Manor Hotel, Blackwood. Facebook: Attend event. Tickets available from: Mary Strinati (01443 771397), Paul Pelopida (01443 862634), or any committee member.
Mia Servini Elena and Simon Servini are delighted to announce the arrival of baby daughter Mia. Little Mia was born on 13th June 2011 and weighed 6lbs 10oz. We would like to congratulate the new parents and wish the Servini family all the best for the future.
For those of you with Italian pensions, please download the advice from London Consulate regarding Italian pensions paid to residents abroad. Hopefully some will find it useful. Dichiarazionedi Intestazione Congiunta Del ContoCorrente (PDF) Domande Frequenti (PDF) Provadi Esistenzain Vita (PDF)