Posted in June 2012

Time for a Reality Check

Since featuring the wonderful Merthyr based Mountain Rescue Team here at, support has been rushing in! Western Mail columnist, and new friend of the campaign, Carolyn Hitt today took MTV to task with a full page on the show and our campaign. Before urging readers to support Valleys Are Here, the Rhondda born journalist … Continue reading

The Valleys are On-air

Those of you who set the dial to BBC Radio Wales at breakfast or in the car might just have caught the dulcet tones of Alex from the campaign today on Good Moring Wales. The BBC wanted to find out more about the campaign and see if we could spill any more gossip on MTV’s … Continue reading

MTV No Angel of the North

Some people have asked us whether MTV’s latest part scripted – but heavily edited – reality TV show will ‘help to put the Valleys on the map’. So we thought we’d ask some friends in Newcastle to give us their take on what happened when MTV pitched up in their community. Two students and proud … Continue reading