Category: Village Halls

Training in Hermon

On a wet Wednesday in August I traveled up to Canolfan Hermon in the Preselis to help deliver a training session to community groups on how to make short videos. It was really good to be able to take part in an event in a village hall again, although we had to restrict numbers and…

By admin 13 August 2021 Off

Gwefan Canolfan Llwynihirion

I’ve been working with Sophie and Mark from Canolfan Llwynihirion in Brynberian to help them to set up their new website. The new hall in Brynberian is based in the old village school. It’s only recently been renovated and it is looking very nice indeed. The website itself has been set up in such a…

By admin 8 March 2021 Off

A New IT System for HaverHub

It’s been a long process but the Old Post Office in the centre of Haverfordwest is nearing the end of its renovation and transformation into HaverHub. You can hear more about HaverHub’s story in my very first podcast almost a year ago to the day (it seems like much longer than that). Working with another project,…

By admin 4 December 2020 Off

Yr Hen Ysgol

The community hall in Dinas Cross, Yr Hen Ysgol, is now back online. After a lot of wrangling with various internet companies the internet connection to the old school building has been reestablished. Yr Hen Ysgol is now hoping to provide digital support for members of the community by linking up with Point Young Persons’…

By admin 19 November 2019 Off

Maenclochog Pop-up Museum

The hall at Maenclochog has been hosting a ‘Picture the Past’ event where members of the community have contributed to a pictorial exhibition of times past from the local area. There were family photographs, farming images and pictures of buildings both old and new. As part of the DATRIS project, I was working with young…

By admin 17 August 2019 Off

The New Hall in Brynberian

Brynberian are renovating their community hall … which was, at one time, the village school. It’s looking very nice and should be a real asset to the community. This has been another opportunity for the PLANED drone to take to the skies. The short clip shown here shows the work well under way. We intend…

By admin 9 May 2019 Off

Diolch yn Fawr Brynberian

It was a damp morning in the Preselis but that didn’t stop the people of Brynberian coming out to talk about potential digital projects in and around the village. It was great to see such a good turnout with people of all ages attending. There was a lot of interest in film making and in…

By admin 16 April 2019 Off

Robot Showdown in Hill Mountain

The second outing of the DATRIS / Hill Mountain Lego robots, on Saturday 6th April, ended in aggressive confrontation! But only from the point of view of the robots (phew!) everyone else enjoyed the chance to work with Lego, use a computer and participate in creating a movie. Both adults and youngsters managed to keep…

By admin 8 April 2019 Off

Digital Discussions in Maenclochog

This Saturday I was at Maenclochog Community Hall to meet with local people and talk about IT projects. The aim of the day was to prompt a discussion so that members of the Maenclochog community could suggest ideas for digital projects that would be run in and around the Community Hall. The event was very successful,…

By admin 23 March 2019 Off