Category: Filming

Bendigeidfran at OrchardFest2019

The People’s Orchard is an environmental project with the aim of supporting biodiversity; promoting horticultural skills; and maintaining existing orchards. By Saturday 7th September a large number of apples had been harvested, many had been juiced and a lot had been made into cider. So what should be done with all this bounty on a…

By admin September 7, 2019 Off

Scolton Manor

We’ve been working with Pembrokeshire County Council at Scolton Manor. They want to promote their educational resources as well as their ethos of enhancing wellbeing. The apple trees that you can see in the background footage from the walled garden are part of the People’s Orchard Project taking place around the county.

By admin September 3, 2019 Off

The County Show

It comes around very quickly, but last week was the Pembrokeshire County Show. PLANED was there for all three days in the PAVS Community tent along with many other regional community organisations. The show is always a good opportunity to network and to meet people that you don’t normally see. It is a tough three…

By admin August 22, 2019 Off

Excavating the Iron Age Chariot

This is a project that I’ve been wanting to write about for months but have been under strict instructions not to say anything until the official press release. Last year a metal detectorist discovered the remains of an Iron Age chariot here in Pembrokeshire. The National Museum Wales and the Dyfed Archaeological Trust set about…

By admin July 31, 2019 Off


PLANED received funding from the Rural Community Development Fund for Wales, supplemented by the DATRIS Project and the Big Lottery Fund, to develop resources and establish projects to combat poverty in rural areas. With this funding we decided to create a “mobile PLANED office” which we can be used to provide support for communities within…

By admin July 12, 2019 Off

Saundersfoot Bay Heritage Trail

Take One … of the Saundersfoot Bay Coal Industry Hidden Heritage Discovery Trail movie. The DATRIS project is supporting a local heritage group who have been looking into the coal industry around Saundersfoot Bay. They have developed a very interesting walking tour of the main points of interest and would like to make a film…

By admin July 10, 2019 Off

Digital Mapping at Garn Fawr

I was working with pupils from Ysgol Gymunedol Wdig as part of one of Span Arts‘ Digidol projects. Today we were collecting pictures, poems, and photographs of Garn Fawr to add to a digital map. This extraordinary map is being developed by Alan Wills of Moylegrove and will be available to view soon. The young…

By admin July 5, 2019 Off

Penally Heritage Group

I have been working with the Heritage Group in Penally to film some of the interesting sites that they have in the village. In fact, it was from the Digital Discussions event held there last year that they suggested getting a drone for this very purpose (… little did I know how much it would…

By admin June 29, 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 May 9, 2019 Off