Past Events


Owen Money poster


FB 20150222_18_22_54_Saved_Picture  Anthony Hamilton Shaw (right) receives cheque for 600. 

A big thank you to all who attended the Charity Show held on the 20th February. All ticket proceeds were donated to the "Cariad" charity. A cheque for 600 was presented to Anthony Hamilton Shaw, co-founder of the hard working charity. The event was organised by the Centre Committee, who's hard work, with the help of a few friends, made this a fantastic evening. The "Like Lennon and McCartney" tribute duo were excellent, giving a professional performance with an uncanny likeness to the famous pair. The show was compered by comedian Lenny Dee, who took on the role at short notice. His brilliant mid way comedy spot was also hilarious, contributing highly to the successful event


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The Christmas Fair held on Saturday 13th December 2014 was a great success. The children visited Santa in his grotto and had fun on the bouncy castle . There was also face and nail painting, glitter tattoos and creative activities to make it a fun afternoon - all inside the marquee situated on the front car park. There was also a visit from Mickey and Minnie Mouse (see photos below).

The Craft Fair was the biggest yet with 26 tables selling a variety of hand crafted items, home made cakes etc. and much more.

Llwyth y Llan, Cor Glandulais and the Carmarthen Symphonic Wind Band supplied the musical entertainment.

 PANTO 2014

4   Excellent show for the Children (and adults). Held on 22nd November 2014.


Alun and Owen Money - Oct. 2014
Owen Money shares a joke with Alun

The Owen Money show was held at the Centre on Saturday 11th October 2014. It was a great success. After a first half of non-stop comedy, the evening was concluded with songs from the 60's by Owen and his excellent band "The Wrinklies". TRUE ENTERTAINMENT.


Thanks to Money raised by the Ladies Group that meet in the Library every Tuesday, along with a donation from the Community Centre Committee Fund, a life saving defibrillator was purchased from the "CARIAD" charity group in August 2014. The apparatus will be located at the Centre, but will be made available to the whole village. Courses have been organised for anyone who wishes to receive training on the apparatus.

 Difibillator bought Aug. 2014 Anthony Hamilton-Shaw of "Cariad" presents the Defibrillator to the Centre.


In support of the Keep Wales Tidy Campaign there was  a community litter collection at the end of May 2014. Members of the Community Centre Committee, Community Council and residents were invited to take part and they all did a remarkable job.

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                                       Members of the Youth Club involved in the Keep Wales Tidy Campaign on 23rd May 2014


 ICE SKATING at the Centre on 31st October and the 1st November 2013


The Main Hall at the Centre was transformed to offer a 9 x 8 metre synthetic ice rink during the half term holiday. It proved a very successful event and was enjoyed by all ages. Slippy the Polar Bear made guest appearances to amuse the children and our Cafe helpers (see photo above). Our lighting and sound system created a terrific atmosphere to show off the facilities at the Centre.



2011 Christmas Fair

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Sean Lamont, Committee members and helpers meet Santa


Pam Bevan
Community Council Chairperson, 
 Pam Bevan with Santa in his Grotto.










Bryn W.I. Fashion Show in September 2011

W.I Fashion Show 2011 The Bryn W.I. held their annual Fashion Show at the Centre 



  Committee members and helpers after the Mike Doyle Show Sept. 2011 

MD and Committee 

Mike Doyle with some of the Committee and helpers. 





Following his parade through the village, Santa met up with one of his helpers and some of the Committee members at his Grotto.



Sunday 28th November 2010
Organiser, Chris Dyer of Minehead with some of his train collections



Collectors travelled from all over South and West Wales to show and exchange their collections of model cars, buses, vans etc. and trains spread over 45 tables in the Main hall and in the Morlais meeting Room. The event was well attended, with 260 paying customers passing through the doors. 



Friday 29th October 2010 

This was the first show that we had organised at the Centre. It followed the completion of our latest aquisitions of stage curtains and a new lighting system for the stage and hall.

Mike Doyle with his No. 1 fan Alun



23 January 2010


Main Organisers Mavis and John 

(John isn't that short - he's sitting on a table).







The first pantomime at the Centre was held on December 5th 2009


Some of the 200 people who attended Aladdin 

Christmas Fair 2009


Chairman of the Community Council met Father Christmas.
The children enjoyed themselves too. 


The Karate Club celebrated it's first anniversary on 10th November 2009. 

In recognition of the event, the Centre Committee presented, organiser, Alan Bowen with a "birthday" cake, which was shared between the members present. 

The International Folk Dance Concert and Twmpath held on Friday 10th July 2009 was a great success.

The dancers entertained the Llangennech school children in the afternoon. This was followed by a procession through the village, which ended at the Bridge End Inn.  There the visiting groups were our guests and enjoyed a fine meal.

In the evening John Roberts was Master of Ceremonies and he introduced groups from Karelia, Sweden, Denmark and Wales. There was also an eloquent flamenco dancing display by Nia Lowe.

Karelian Group

Swedish Dancers

        Dancers from Sweden (Left) and the group from Karelia (Nr Russia (Right) 


 Nia Lowe

John Roberts M.C.


   M.C. John Roberts                                        Nia Lowe demonstrating the Flamenco



held on Friday 8th May 2009

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 The Bryn W.I. held a well attended and successful  Fashion Show

at the Centre. The proceeds of the Raffle were donated to the Ty Bryngwyn Hospice.

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Our first May Fayre was held on Saturday 2 May

Hungry customers 


Percy on the SunbedHog Roast with John and Carol Meadows 



The Hog Roast was very popular


John (The Hulk) goes potty Dressing the Birch

 The Children's Garden was organised jointly by

the Llancentre Gardening Club and the  Community Garden Group 


Some of the StallsTrade at the Castle was bouncing 


 Some of the Stalls and Bouncy Castle


For more photographs taken on the day, click on the link below



 The Table Top Sales have raised  more than 1000 towards our development Fund.

We are saving for a projector and screen, electronic piano, stage curtains and lighting, a screen for the Hall and many other items to enhance the facilities at the Centre.



Jan, Table Top Sale 




Huw Edwards unveiling plaques

Huw Edwards unveils the commemorative plaques - 31 Jan. 2009


Short video (part 1) - click on link below

Short video (part 2) - click on link below

Unveiling of plaques - click on link below


Opening Ceremony - 15th December 2008

To see short video of the opening, click on the link below:


Ysgol y Babanod at the Opening Ceremony

Click on link below to see a short video of the children singing



Gwyneth meets Father ChristmasChristmas Float Dec. 08

The Christmas Parade through the village ended up at the Centre,
where we organised a Christmas Fair and a Father Christmas Grotto