Become a Friend

July 21, 201611:39 amNovember 18, 2021 2:16 pm

If you have not already done so, please join the Friends of Addoldai Cymru. Your subscription will provide the Friends with a modest but very useful donation which will be used to support the Trust’s work. Your membership will also help us to demonstrate that the Trust has supporters across Wales and beyond. Membership is […]


Happy New Year to you all!

January 5, 202210:04 amJanuary 5, 2022 10:25 am

After 2019’s two newsletters,2020 was a quiet year in so many ways.But, Yma o hyd! – We are still here!We wish you all a happy New Year.Thank you for your continued support – it is appreciated. Newsletter 2021


Street names in Aberdare and Trecynon

December 3, 202112:20 pmDecember 15, 2021 12:51 pm

Aberdare Green Street : This street which no longer exists, and the chapel which still bears its name, were named after the old village green close to the medieval St. John’s Church, in what was the pre-industrial village of Aberdare. Based on the English ‘village green’ the word ‘green’ was adopted by the Welsh-speaking populace – […]


The lottery Ladies of Tremadog!

October 2, 202010:12 amMarch 4, 2021 1:43 pm

The lottery Ladies of Tremadog get a free postcard, We are grateful to them! a Lottery Fund Grant has paid for repairs to the Iconic Grade I Peniel Chapel, so pop into the Tremadog Spar and get your free postcard now! thanks for buying lottery tickets! Pack of 5 cards- £4.00 available now Read […]


Beili Du Project-ARWAIN programme

October 2, 20209:01 amFebruary 25, 2021 3:14 pm

The Trust was successful with a small grant from the ARWAIN programme to look at how we could sensitively develop and interpret (bilingually) this building. We appointed the Griffiths Heritage Consultancy Ltd to carry out the feasibility work.  The options developed were based on minimal works to the listed building, fit with possible funding options […]


Interpretation workshop

September 24, 201910:37 amSeptember 24, 2019 10:39 am

CAPEL PENIEL, Tremadog Date: 18 October 2019 10.30-12.30am We need you! Have information about the story of Capel Peniel or ideas? Come along to contribute. Everyone welcome! Sian Shakespear  


A successful Cream Tea at Hen Dŷ Cwrdd

September 4, 201911:30 amSeptember 5, 2019 1:53 pm

Around 40 people came to Yr Hen Dŷ Cwrdd last Saturday afternoon between midday and 4pm to enjoy a delicious cream tea at the chapel. The weather kindly opened out in the afternoon, allowing people to sit outside and enjoy the sandwiches, cakes and jam and cream scones in the sunshine. Attendees were warmly welcomed […]


Cream Tea at Hen Dŷ Cwrdd

July 23, 201912:25 pmJuly 24, 2019 7:59 am

Saturday 31 August 2019 12 p.m. – 4.00 p.m. This will be an opportunity to look around and view this interesting Unitarian Chapel. It will also be an opportunity to learn about the history of the chapel and to find out about potential developments and of course plenty of tea and cakes!       […]


Newsletter 2019

February 14, 201910:04 amJuly 9, 2019 12:43 pm

Remember to keep up to date with Addoldai Cymru by reading our latest Newsletter – click on the link below Addoldai Cymru Newsletter Summer 2019        


Christmas Carol Concert, Bethania Chapel, Maesteg

October 31, 20181:43 pmOctober 31, 2018 6:17 pm

22nd December 2018 at  7.00pm Tickets £5 each, Children free. With; Côr Meibion Maesteg a’r Cylch Côr Merched Cwm Llynfi Maesteg Comprehensive School Tocynnau | Tickets Tocyn | Ticket £5.00 GBP Enw | Name Cyfeiriad | Address              


Beili Du, Pentrebach- Have your say!

September 12, 20182:17 pmNovember 7, 2018 10:27 am

Do you have any memories or information about Beili Du Chapel, Pentrebach? Drop in and share your memories and find out about the Beili Du project. For more information about this project contact Christine Moore: [email protected] or by telephone 07528491819 The Shoemakers Arms, Pentrebach LD3 8UB 22nd September 11.00am – 4.00pm