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Health and Safety in Forestry Refresher Course

Tir Coed | November 15, 2016

Tir Coed tutors and staff attended a day-long Health and Safety training day delivered by MWMAC at Coed Tyllwyd Llanfarian.

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Certificate awarding day at Coed Tyllwyd, Llanfarian

Tir Coed | November 11, 2016

A certificate awarding day was held at Coed Tyllwyd following the final two training courses of VINE. The day was sent spoon carving and socialising before the participants were presented with their certificates. 

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End of VINE Celebration: Tir Coed and Both Coed Open Day

Tir Coed | October 22, 2016

This was a magical day of myth, storytelling, ritual and traditional woodland arts. A fine celebration of the success of Tir Coed’s three-year VINE Project at Allt Goch Woods, Llanidloes and a tribute to a community coming together through the collaboration of Tir Coed and Both Coed.

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‘For Now and the Future’ Ceredigion Museum partnering Tir Coed

Tir Coed | October 21, 2016

Ceredigion Museum and Tir Coed are working in partnership again following the Hadau project. This project is looking at the traditional hand craft woodworking tools found in the museum stores.

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Long Wood volunteers and the Tir Coed bench

Tir Coed | October 19, 2016

With the VINE project coming to an end, so is our time at Long Wood. During the celebration event, members of the public contributed to work on a bench. The Wednesday Volunteers came together to finish the bench and install it in a spot overlooking the pond near the visitor centre.

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Youth Workers Train the Trainer days at Long Wood

Tir Coed | October 17, 2016

Youth Workers from Aberystwyth came to Long Wood to learn how to deliver woodland bushcraft activities to young people in the area.

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VINE Celebration Open Day at Coed Tyllwyd, Llanfarian

Tir Coed | October 12, 2016

There was a fantastic turnout for the VINE Celebration at Coed Tyllwyd on the 8th of October. Groups who have benefited from the VINE project, families, local residents, tutors and participants all turned up to celebrate the incredible work that has been done in this woodland over the last three years. 

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Autumn Foraging with Jade

Tir Coed | October 9, 2016

Jade Mellor came along to Long Wood along with tutor Ben Allen to share their expertise and knowledge of autumn foraging. They collected ivy flowers, learnt about various wild fruits and wandered through the beautiful autumn woods.

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Soft Revetment Works In Association with Severn Rivers Trust, Tylwch, Llanidloes.

Tir Coed | October 5, 2016

This was a lovely day where we learned all about soft revetment work to prevent river erosion and improve the health and biodiversity of the local rivers.

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Ysgol y Dderi’s theme is Happiness!

Tir Coed | October 5, 2016

Pupils in year 1 and 2 from Ysgol y Dderi came along to Long Wood to do some work on their theme of 'Happiness'. They spent three days discovering the woods and looking for signs of animals.

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