In July 2012, Kris Hames is awarded Senior Referee of the Year Award. John Bryant gets Junior Referee of the Year. Lewiss Edwards is awarded Assistant Referee of the Year for the second successive year
In May 2012, Society duo Kris Hames and Richard Harrington are both promoted to level 2 and 1 respectively, meaning for the first time ever Aberdare has 2 referees on the Welsh Premier League.
In April 2012, Kris Hames referees the FAW Youth Cup Final between Swansea City and TNS at Airbus FC.
In March 2012, Richard Harrington is appointed to participate in a referee exchange with the Northern Ireland Football Association. Richard goes to Belfast with delegate Craig Greenstock of the Pontypridd Society. Richard referees Ballymena United v Dungannon Swifts.
In February 2012, Richard Harrington is picked to train with the English Premier League Referee’s at their base in Warwick University. He was joined by North Wales Referee Mark Petch. The duo is joined at Warwick with Football Association of Wales (FAW) Referee’s Manager Rodger Gifford.
In December 2011 Over 50 people gather on the 18th December 2011 at Aberaman Athletic FC for our annual Christmas Quiz. This is the societies best supported quiz ever and a real sign that the society is going in the right direction. The quiz is won by the team Redstar which consists of society members Duncan Lewis, Alun Thomas, Ian Thornton and Wayne Holder.