Category Archives: Maesteg Welfare Park

Maesteg Welfare Park – new bridge installed!

This new bridge has been added to the park as part of the wider project to connect local people to the natural assets of the Llynfi. The Friends of Maesteg Park are delighted with the result and its strong professional … Continue reading

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Creating the first 10 Eco Llynfi QR Codes

Tuesday night’s Eco Llynfi meeting sowed the seeds of the Eco Llynfi Community. People started to generate ideas for where the first 10 Eco Llynfi QR Code plaques could be positioned, and what content they should relate to. For example … Continue reading

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The first Eco Llynfi Engagement Meeting

The first Engagement Meeting of the Eco Llynfi Community is currently in progress at Maesteg Comprehensive School (started at 4pm). This blog is being sent live from the meeting. The purpose of the meeting is for the Eco Llynfi Community … Continue reading

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Mapping Eco Llynfi

We have now added a map to the ‘About’ section of the blog, showing where the key Eco Llynfi projects are located in the Llynfi Valley. Is there a project close by to your neighbourhood? After a fantastic Saturday of … Continue reading

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Eco Llynfi QR Codes

There are plans for a trial of innovative and engaging interpretation in the Llynfi Valley. The Eco Llynfi team will produce 10 QR Code ceramic plaques (similar to the pictured) for notable environmental sites in the Llynfi Valley. Read on … Continue reading

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Proposals for Maesteg Welfare Park

Maesteg Welfare Park has always been the site of public gardens and recreation, originally developed and funded by the families of miners in the 1930’s. Today the Welfare Park hosts the annual Party in the Park fundraiser organised by the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Eco Llynfi

Eco Llynfi began in November 2012 as a way of connecting local groups and organisations working to new ways of managing and appreciating the natural environment. To get the work started with Bridgend County Borough Council working with Valleys to … Continue reading

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