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Please Save Penllergare Valley Woods!

Penllergare Valley Woods is a charity and relies on the support of you, our visitors. Please help us continue our work and donate what you can to our fundraising campaign: Save Penllergare Valley Woods Swansea. Please click to donate: https://www.gofundme.com/save-penllergare-valley-woods… We are facing increased operating costs this year and we need your continued support to allow…
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4th February 2019 0

C25K Running Group – Sundays 10am

The Penllergare Valley Woods Running Group meets at Penllergare every Sunday at 10am with two groups for either new runners starting out on the C25k programme (Couch to 5k in 9 weeks!) or an advanced group for runners doing 5-10k. The latest batch of C25k runners started the programme on 6th January, with around 70…
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24th January 2019 0

Wildcraft Adventure! 1st March 2019

Getting kids offscreen and outdoors this February half term week in Swansea! Woodland Classroom’s video game inspired outdoor activity days return. In games like Minecraft and Terraria, players have to survive in a hostile environment; build their own house, hunt for their food, search for materials and fend off wandering monsters. Sure, your child can…
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24th January 2019 0

Coffee Shop Volunteers Wanted!

We are currently seeking friendly, willing people to volunteer in our Community Coffee Shop for half a day on either Saturdays or Sundays. 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…
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20th January 2019 0

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

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
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