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Primary Schools in Glynneath visit their new Medical Centre during Construction

It was a delight to recently introduce the children from Cwmnedd Primary and Ysgol Gymraeg Primary to the new build medical centre at Glynneath during the construction works.  This was their first of many educational visits for them to see the medical centre being built, learn more about construction and find out more about their

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Restoring the Great Gates of Hay Castle

The gates of Hay Castle are being removed this week (September 14th) for the first time in almost 400 years, as part of a Heritage Lottery Fund-backed project to rescue the historic border castle and open it up to the public. The massive wooden gates, which are currently fenced off and hidden behind a tangle

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Restoration Begins at Musgrave Engine House in Swansea

Our Conservation team have started the restoration work at Musgrave Engine House in Swansea on the Copperworks complex. Brief history of the building: In 1910 a new mill and engine house was built to house a single-cylinder Musgrave Uniflow engine. The Uniflow engine was the last major development in reciprocating steam engine design, being an

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Hay Castle Appoints Contractor for Restoration

Hay Castle Trust has appointed John Weaver Contractors for the £4.5 million restoration and refurbishment of Hay Castle in Hay-on-Wye. Works are expected to begin this month with completion by 2020. John Weaver Contractors is based in Swansea and is known for both new builds and their conservation expertise and craftsmanship. Their previous works include

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Atlantic College project is shortlisted for LABC South Wales Building Excellence Award

We are delighted to have made the shortlist for the LABC South Wales Building Excellence Awards 2018 for the new Sports Hall at Atlantic College.  Winning Best Education Building at the Vale of Glamorgan Awards means we are now through for the South Wales region. The multi-million Moondance Sports Hall provides a new space for

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Project underway at the National Library of Wales

                          Our Conservation division are pleased to have secured the £1.1m refurbishment of the Book Stack for the National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth.  The National Library of Wales is the biggest library in Wales holding over 6.5 million books and the building

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