Events & News

Concert With Carols – 8th December 2018

Join us for a fundraising evening of festive song and music at St David’s Church, Penllergaer, organised by The Friends of Penllergare group. You are also welcome to join us for mince pies and refreshments at the Llewelyn Hall afterwards. Saturday 8th December at 7pm.  Entry is by ticket only (no admission on the door),…
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26th November 2018 0

National Lottery #ThanksToYou Offer – Saturday 8th December 2018

Without National Lottery players, The Penllergare Trust wouldn’t have been able to claim funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to allow us to restore and preserve the history, nature and ecology of Penllergare Valley Woods. As a Thank You to all you lottery players out there, if you bring your National Lottery ticket to Penllergare…
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8th November 2018 0
Halloween hotdogs at Penllergare Valley Woods Coffee Shop Weds 31st Oct 2018

Halloween Litter Pick Tues 30th Oct 10-12

Help us to keep Penllergare clean and tidy for our visitors! Join one of our groups or collect a litter picking kit from our office at 10am, pick a route, and see how much rubbish you can clean up for us as you walk around the woods. Meet back outside the office cabin at 12…
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1st October 2018 0

Wildcraft! for Kids Friday 24th August 10am-4pm

Back by popular demand! Woodlanclassroom’s  video game inspired activity day returns to Penllergare. In games like Minecraft and Terraria, players have to survive in a hostile environment; build their own house, hunt for their food, hunt for materials and fend off wandering monsters. Sure, your child can survive in the wilderness on the computer screen, but…
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10th August 2018 0

Autumn Fair – 22nd September 2018

The Penllergare Trust is holding its’ Countryside Autumn Fair on the 22nd of September and with the success of last year it should be a great day out for all the family. Apart from he beautiful woodlands, lakes and river, you can see the work of the Penllergare Trust and its army of over 100…
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9th August 2018 0

All Our Yesterdays -Sat 14th July

To celebrate their 10th Anniversary Year, the Friends of Penllergare are joining with the local community to present a one-day exhibition “All Our Yesterdays” at the Llewelyn Hall, Penllergaer on Saturday, 14th July. Drop in and see us any time between 11 am & 4 pm and stay for as long as you like. Have a cup of tea; chat…
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29th June 2018 0

Open Garden – Sunday 15th July 1:30-5:30pm

One of our Trustee’s is holding an Open Garden day to raise funds for a dementia charity, Forget-Me-Not Clubs.  Please support them by visiting…..and support Penllergare Valley Woods by visiting us as well!  A morning walk around the woods,a light lunch at our Coffee Shop, and then a stroll round the open garden and afternoon…
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28th June 2018 0

Coffee Shop Volunteers Wanted!

We are currently seeking friendly, willing people to volunteer in our Community Coffee Shop, particularly at weekends. Our Coffee Shop is mainly staffed by volunteers and we couldn’t keep going without them. They are the heart of Penllergare Valley Woods. All the proceeds from our Coffee Shop and car park go back towards helping us…
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28th June 2018 0

Evening Ranger Rambles

Join our Estate Manager, David Connick, for his monthly Evening Ranger Ramble around Penllergare Valley Woods. Wednesday July 25th 6:16pm Wednesday August 29th: 6pm Wednesday September 26th: 5pm David’s enthusiasm and interest for Penllergare is infectious, as he talks about the ecology, wildlife and history of the site while taking a stroll around the woods.…
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12th June 2018 0
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