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The Week Ahead: 22nd – 28th May 2022

Sunday 22nd May: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £10. Booking no needed. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Tuesday 24th May: Work Party:...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 15th – Saturday 21st May 2022

Sunday 15th May: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £10. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Tuesday 17th May: Work Party: Those wishing to...

Balsam Bash in Ystalyfera – June 2022

Our chums from Ramblers Cymru have asked us to bring these events in Ystalyfera to your attention. Please join them if you can, so we can bring these pesky invasive species under control.  

The Week Ahead: Sunday 8th – Saturday 14th May 2022

Sunday 8th May: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £10. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Tuesday 10th May: Work Party: Those wishing to...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 1st – Saturday 7th May 2022

Sunday 1st May: CANOE AND KAYAK HIRE CANCELLED DUE TO THE RAINY WEATHER FORECAST. PLEASE ACCEPT OUR APOLOGIES FOR ANY INVONVENIENCE CAUSED. Tuesday 3rd May: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am at the Clydach Canal Centre, Hebron Road, Clydach....

The Week Ahead: Sunday 24th – Saturday 30th April 2022

Sunday 24th April: Canoes & Kayaks for hire at Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. First hire 10am, last hire 2pm. Cost of 45 minute hire: Canadian canoe £10; Raft (two canoes) £15; Single kayak £5, Double kayak £10. Full details and conditions under “Canoe Hire” on this website. Tuesday 26th April: Work Party: Those wishing to...

Easter Bunny Fun Day 2022

Following on from the phenomenal success of last year’s “Spooky” Halloween event in Coed Gwilym Park, the Friends of Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach Heritage Centre and the Swansea Canal Society decided to host an Easter Fun Day. Mercifully, the weather today was glorious, with plenty of warm sun and none of the gales of last...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 17th – Saturday 23rd April 2022

Sunday 17th April Easter Bunny Fun Day Coed Gwilym Park   Tuesday 19th April: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am at the Clydach Canal Centre, Hebron Road, Clydach. We will be scraping more mud from the canal and reinforcing...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 10th – Saturday 16th April 2022

Tuesday 12th April: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am at the canoe store in Coed Gwilym Park, Clydach. We will be finishing the preparations for the 2022 canoe & kayak hire season at the store and clearing obstructions from...

The Week Ahead: 3rd – 9th April 2022

Tuesday 5th April: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am in Clydach at either the Hidden Lock site or the canoe store in Coed Gwilym Park. We will be finishing the preparations for the 2022 canoe & kayak hire season...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 27th March – Saturday 2nd April 2022

Tuesday 29th March: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am at the Clydach Canal Centre, Hebron Road, where we will tidy the site and clear the canal. Cake and hot drinks will be provided but you must bring your own...

The Week Ahead: Sunday 20th – Saturday 26th March 2022

Tuesday 22nd March: Work Party: Those wishing to eat breakfast should meet at the Roadhouse Cafe in Clydach at 8am. Volunteers should assemble at 9am at Trebanos Locks, where will continue with removing the trees from the cut downstream of the locks. Cake and hot drinks will be provided but you must bring your own...