An evocative, imaginative sound installation.
Who Lived here? Who worked in the Park?
What stories might they have to tell?
As you explore the Park you can evesdrop on those who once walked in your footsteps.
Download the Catch the Echoes leaflet
How to Catch the Echoes
Swipe your smart phone over the special QR markers around the park and access the echoes via our online soundfiles.
Appropriate reader app required
Here are the stories for you to sample!
1181 - Owain’s Story
1538 - Rhiannon's Story
1630 - The Villagers's Stories
1802 - Arthur's Story
1820 - The Villagers Story
1853 - Nancy's Story
1944 - Griff's Story
2012 - Eileen's Story
Written by David Hughes with contributions by the
Neath Port Talbot Young Writers Squad and
The Pontardawe Arts Centre Script Café
Music Composed and Played by Andy Jones
Created and Directed by Derek Cobley
Performed by Thomos Humphreys
with Maisie Noon
Bethan Golding Steffan Davies
Tracey Davies Richard Shepherd
from Coed Hiwaun Primary School
Young Writers Squad Writers
James Carver, Chloe Evans, Samuel Harris,
Becky Hopkin, Jemina Howell, Pepe Lukas,
Sophie Pain, Nia Williams,
Pontardawe Script Café Writers:
Brian Cainen, Julie Ann Grey, Emily Hinshelwood,
Gerri Hughes, Caroline James, Anna Smith,
Celia Thomas, Ceri Thomas, Tina Walker,
Emma Whitney, Hilary Whickers.
Recorded at Vibe TV Studios
Recording Engineer Eoin McLoughlin
A Pontardawe Arts Centre production
funded through the Arts Council of Wales