Pen Bryn Oer Wind Farm Grants Awarded

The following projects have been supported through the Fund.  Grant amounts are shown as the total amount awarded at the time the grant offer was made.

November 2020

Tredegar Miners Heritage Group, NCB Gates – £2,000
Bedwellty Park Bowls Club, Building Improvements – £1,864
Nantybwch Community, Nantybwch Community Support – £2,000
Rhymney Badgers and Cadets, Enrichment Trip – £500
Coalfields Regeneration Trust, Tredegar Workmen’s Medical Aid Society (TWMAS) Heritage Centre – £2,000
Cyfannol, Amber House Refuge – £500

May 2020

Future Now Tred Fest, TredFest X – £500
Rhymney Fitness Association, Exercise with Ease, St David’s Community Centre – £2,000
Rhymney Ladies Flower Guild, Celebrating a Bygone Era with Flowers – £1,056
Idris Davies School 3 – 18 Parent Teacher Friends Association, Family and Community Engagement Healthy Cooking Programme – £2,000
Groundwork Caerphilly T/A The Furniture Revival – £2,000
Georgetown Primary School, Outdoor Gym Equipment Project – £1,750
Saron Congregational Church, Ceiling Repair – £1,750
St Joseph’s RC Primary School, Parents, Teachers and Friends of St Joseph’s – Community/School IPads – £1,750
Bryn Awel Primary School, Outdoor Play Provision – £2,000
Gymfinity Gymnastics Sports Academy, New Heater – £1,250
Parish of Bedwellty & New Tredegar, Emergency COVID-19 Donation to Rhymney Valley Foodbank – £1,000
Cymru Creations, Emergency COVID-19 Donation toTredegar Community Task Force – £500
Sirhowy Community Centre Ltd, Emergency COVID-19 Donation – £500

November 2019

Pontlottyn Allotment Association, Store and Drainage – £2,000
Glanhowy Primary School PTA, The Future of Glanhowy – £1,167
Golden Oldies, Social Activities – £450
Chloe’s Community Cupboard, Free Boxes of Essential Items – £1,000
Tredegar Miners Heritage Group, NCB Gates – £500
Kidz R Us Ltd, Replacement of Disabled Toilet – £1,000
Idris Davies School 3 – 18, Introduction of Alpacas to the School & Cluster Community – £1,500
Sirhowy Hill Woodlands CIC, Sustainable Timber Extraction Equipment – £500
Ysgol Gyfun Tredegar Comprehensive School, Forest School – £1,500
Trefil RFC Under 7’s – £250
Tredegar Twinning Association, Membership Drive – £250
Sirhowy Community Centre Limited, Men’s Repair & Chillout Shed – £1,014
Horeb Chapel, Horeb 200 – £2,000
Tredegar Women and Girls’ Athletic Football Club, Increasing Girls’ Participation in Sports and Physical Activity – £500
Tredegar Business Forum, Tredegar in Bloom – £1,500
Friends of Bedwellty Park, Sensory Garden – £1,000
Tredegar Netball Club, Netball for All – £500

May 2019

Tredegar Community Band, Tredegar & Rhymney Youth Group – £2,000
Rhymney Fitness Association – £1,820
Pen y Dre Tenants & Residents Association, Luncheon Club – £1,000
Footprints Parents and Toddlers Association, Family at the Heart of the Community – £1,000
Rhymney Community Council, Community Defib Project – £2,000
Parents, Teachers and Friends of Upper Rhymney Primary School, Community/School Ipads – £2,000
St John Wales, Digital Inclusion – £985
Stocktonville Senior Citizens Welfare Association, New Flat Roof – £2,000

December 2018

Idris Davies School 3-18 (Formerly Rhymney Comprehensive), Introduction of Bricklaying at Idris Davies School (IDS) – £1,400
2167 Squadron Royal Air Force Air Cadets, Improve First Aid Training Facilities – £1,580
Rhymney Ladies Flower Guild, Cultural Visits – £680
Pontlottyn AFC – £2,000
Pontlottyn Card Craft, Expanding Craft Skills in a Social Atmosphere in Pontlottyn – £1,500
St. Tyfaelog’s Church, Pontlottyn, Safety on the Steps of St Tyfaelog’s Church – £810
Creations of Cymru Film and Media Ltd, Blaenau Gwent Film and Training Academy – £800
Tredegar Arts, The Little Theatre Renovation Project – £300
Sirhowy Hill Woodlands CIC, Heritage Orchard Replacements – £416
Ysgol Gyfun Tredegar Comprehensive School, Outdoor Sports – Ping Pong – £2,000
Tredegar Junior Netball Club Club, Development & Leadership Pathway Tredegar Junior Netball – £2,000

June 2018

Rhymney Castle Select S.R.F.C., Pigeon sport and its future preservation – £500
Pontlottyn CISWO Social Group – £675
Pontlottyn Boys and Girls Club, Refurbishment of Former Foyer Area – £1,000
Groundwork Caerphilly, The Furniture Revival – £1,000
Idris Davies School 3 – 18, Family and Community Engagement Room – £2,000
Rhymney Fitness Association – £775
Rhymney Rugby Club, Mini and Juniors, Tag to Tackling – £775
Aelybryn Table Tennis Club, More Girls Playing Table Tennis – £775
Bedwellty Park Bowls Club, Building Alterations – £500
Sirhowy Community Centre Limited, Community Engagement Project – £1,790
Pobl Bach South Wales CIC, Play Equipment Support Costs – £300
Tredegar Women and Girls Athletic Football Club, Increasing Girls’ Participation in Sports and Physical Activity – £1,125
Friends of Bryn Bach, Outdoor Forest School Classroom – £1,285
Friends of Valleys Karate Club, Increasing Teenager and Female Engagement in Community Sport and Physical Activity – £500
Trefil Rugby Football Club, Hall Upgrade – £1,000