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  • Thank you for your feedback & informing our plans for EVIs development

    During a recent survey, you told us that you would like EVI to… Create a Community Garden (57%): We hope to transform the unused land out the back to create a community space for recreation & activities, whilst enabling access to EVI via the Mount Street car park. Develop our Live Music Venue (55%): We’d […]

    by | 21/08/2018 at 2:55pm

  • BOOKING FEES

    All Events announced after April 1st will be subject to a £1 per ticket Booking/venue sustainability fee, for the past 6 years we have absorbed all the costs but with increased PRS fees we have to reluctantly start to pass on some of the charges. All events announced previously will not be subject to this […]

    by | 18/04/2018 at 10:52am

  • Lot’s of fun & information at the EVI Family Fun Day…

    Thank you to everyone who took part in our Family Fun Day ! It was great to see families explore the EVI building during the Easter Information Trail, asking questions about the support services available and taking part in the activities ! Arts & Crafts Workshop… Dance… Wrestling… EVI Easter Information Trail: Lot’s of organisations were […]

    by | 03/04/2018 at 12:40pm

  • SCORPYONS/ JUDAS PRIEST CANCELLED

    Hi folks I know that earlier I was excitedly posting about Scopyons (Scorpions Tribute Band) show with Hellbent Forever next week in Ebbw Vale but unfortunately I’ve just been contacted by the promoter who’s informed me that sadly they are having to cancel the show due to poor advance ticket sales. Both bands are gutted as not only were […]

    by | 19/03/2018 at 8:30am

  • EVI awarded £4,000 from Police & Crime Commissioners for Gwent Partnership Fund

    ProMo-Cymru, the charity that runs Ebbw Vale Institute has been awarded £4,000 from the Police & Crime Commissioner for Gwent Partnership Fund which is funded by the proceeds of crime awarded to the police and from the sale of unclaimed found property. With this support, EVI will provide an ‘information point’ for visitors to find […]

    by | 11/03/2018 at 2:15pm

  • INCLEMENT WEATHER ANNOUNCEMENT OASIS / FOREIGNER ‘S JOURNEY

      Inclement Weather.   Due to the RED weather warning in force for Blaenau Gwent, we have been advised to close the building this weekend. If you have tickets for this weekends showS, the rescheduled dates are as follows.   Oasis Friday2nd March NEW DATE SATURDAY MARCH 10TH   Foreigner’s Journey Saturday 3rd March NEW […]

    by | 01/03/2018 at 4:50pm

  • Evi

    Ebbw Vale Institute EVI Church Street Ebbw Vale Blaenau Gwent NP23 6BE Tel:  01495 708022 info@ebbwvaleinstitute.org ebbwvaleinstitute.org facebook.com/EbbwValeEVI/ twitter.com/EbbwValeEVi About EVI Ebbw Vale Institute is a regenerated building full of story and culture. For a long time it existed to promote cultural exchange in the neighbourhood; now EVi’s doors are open again, with a wide […]

    by | 20/02/2018 at 6:56pm

  • 2017: An eventful year at the EVI…

    2017 was a busy year at the EVi, the community and cultural centre at the heart of Ebbw Vale regenerated and developed by ProMo-Cymru. Chris Phillips, EVi Events Officer, looks back at the past year and the diverse and exciting variety of music and theatrical events. January is normally notoriously slow in the events business because of […]

    by | 11/01/2018 at 5:06pm

  • BRAINFREEZE ON RADIO 6

    The weekend of November 24th and 25th sees some Giants of the Underground arriving at the EVi as part of Pity My Brain’s Brainfreeze festival. To celebrate festival big wig Jamie Richards went on Radio 6 with Radcliffe and Maconie to chat about this unique event. Follow the link and click 2.13 in to hear […]

    by | 22/11/2017 at 5:17pm

  • Big Lottery Update on PSB.

      Public Service Broadcasting At Ebbw Vale Institute Video Preview follow this link to read Big Lottery Blog… Developing community owned assets

    by | 13/11/2017 at 3:06pm

  • CHRISTMAS AT EVi

    We have gone Christmas Crackers here at Your Evi with events and parties to suit all ages and budgets.   First up from November 25th and continuing every Saturday right up to December the 23rd you can have Breakfast with Santa in the 1849 Café. Your little darlings can come and have Breakfast with the […]

    by | 08/11/2017 at 3:10pm

  • We Are Scientists

    Hot on the Heels of the Public Service Broadcastings shows, more Indie Heavyweights came to the EVi to perform an intimate show. It was a tremendous evening but do not just take our word for it, this is what the South Wales Argus had to say. ” IT’S not often you see a big name […]

    by | 08/11/2017 at 1:33pm

  • FURNACE TO FLOWERS EXHIBITION

    Gwent Wildlife Trust Photography Exhibition: ‘Furnace to Flowers – celebrating the past, present and future of Ebbw Vale’.  A wonderful display of photos depicting the beautiful progress made by the Gwent Wildlife Trust with their ‘Furnace to Flowers’ project. A transformation of the old steelworks site and road verges around Ebbw Vale into havens for […]

    by | 08/11/2017 at 11:16am

  • PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING Donate Musical Equipment to EVI…. to say thanks for Recording Album and and two sell out shows

    It was great to see Wales online run a great feature on Public Service Broadcasting donating some equipment to us. Check out the article here. http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/local-news/one-uks-most-popular-bands-13517375

    by | 23/08/2017 at 3:54pm

  • Public Service Broadcasting

    Public Service Broadcasting record their highly anticipated Third album at Ebbw Vale Institute and play Two sell out shows. To find out more how it came about and the successful shows, leading up to the album charting at Number 4 on the week of release, click on link below http://www.promo.cymru/tag/psb

    by | 02/08/2017 at 11:30am

  • Sunday Lunch at 1849 Café at the EVI.

    From Sunday July 23rd AT 1849 at the EVI….  

    by | 14/07/2017 at 9:13am

  • PSB….

    http://www.promo.cymru/tag/psb/Director Richard Crandon was present for the duration of our stay in Ebbw Vale and has made a short documentary about the making of the album. We hope you enjoy it.   The Making Of 'Every Valley' Documentary Director Richard Crandon was present for the duration of our stay in Ebbw Vale and has made […]

    by | 13/07/2017 at 10:33pm

  • 1849 Cafe at the EVI.

    by | 11/07/2017 at 7:45pm

  • Public Service Broadcasting.

    http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/public-service-broadcasting-interview-every-valley-willgoose-coalmining-ebbw-brexit-trump-a7824571.html

    by | 11/07/2017 at 7:26pm

  • Musicians Against Homelessness

    Musicians Against Homelessness at the EVI featuring FireRoad plus support on Fri Sept 8th,Doors 6.30pm,Tickets £7 ADV. Tickets available from http://www.wegottickets.com/event/408677

    by | 11/07/2017 at 7:11pm

  • Public Service Broadcasting Record 3rd Album at EVi

    BOTH SHOWS ARE NOW SOLD OUT  Last Summer our Partners at Leeders Vale Studios approached us with the prospect of hiring our main hall out to a prominent recording artist for a  secret project.   January 2017 arrived along with the Public Service Broadcasting collective complete with Dusty The Dog. After five weeks of wondrous soundscapes […]

    by | 23/03/2017 at 2:12pm

  • IN REQUIEM RECORD AT EVi

    Watch In Requiem perform tracks from their debut EP “IN REQUIEM”. Filmed live at the EVI, Ebbw Vale. Recorded by Jon Constantine at Leeders Vale Studio. PART 1 PART 2

    by | 10/01/2017 at 12:05pm

  • LEEDERS VALE SALE

    An astounding 33% off Recording in our January Sale. Enter before the 28th February 2017 to be entered into the Prize Draw to win a Single Deal worth £475 Here is one we made earlier

    by | 10/01/2017 at 11:48am

  • Welsh Legend Bryn Yemm kicks off a series of Interviews recorded at the EVi

    With our state of the art recording studio onsite being managed by Indie production legend Nick Brine the opportunity has arisen for Chris Phillips to conduct onsite interviews with some of the acts recording and performing at the venue. The first batch features a chat with Bryn Yemm, Welsh gospel legend who has been spending time […]

    by | 08/09/2016 at 2:10pm

  • US COUNTRY DUO VISIT KAHVE @ EVI

    Drakeford are an American Country Duo who were touring South Wales, having both worked as volunteers in Turkey they saw the sign for Kahve and were intrigued. After speaking to Bulent they treated us to a traditional Turkish Folk Song.  

    by | 27/07/2016 at 2:02pm

  • Our new website

    After a couple of months of designing and planning, we are delighted to announce the launch of our new website. We wanted a new website to better display the exciting new events, performances and facilities that will be held at EVI. We hope you like the fresh new look to the website and the improved […]

    by | 26/01/2016 at 1:31pm