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Near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

By richwpalmer, Mar 13 2020 06:08PM

The Bingo session planned for Saturday 14th March has been cancelled due to escalating concerns over the Coronavirus.

By richwpalmer, Feb 20 2020 08:14AM

There will be Bingo at the Hall at 7pm on the following dates in 2020:

January 18th

February 15th

March 14th - CANCELLED

April 18th

May 16th

June 13th

July 18th

August 15th

September 19th

October 17th

November 14th

December 12th

By richwpalmer, Aug 2 2019 04:14PM

This year the annula village show takes place on Saturday 24 August at the Hall. Along with the usual horticultural show and dog show, we hope to see a number of stalls and fun activities for all the family. The Angel will be providing a bar, so come along and enjoy the fun!

The schedule for this years show is as follows:

Dan / 8 and under

1. Hand / foot printing – ‘An Animal’ (max. size A4)

2. Best coloured pre-printed picture e.g. from a colouring book (max. size A4)

3. 3 decorated biscuit (biscuits may be bought)

Oedran / Age 9-12

4. Cookery – ‘An edible clock face

5. Best handwriting – ‘Gweddi’r Arglwydd / Lord’s Prayer’ - any language

6. Painting or drawing – A4 – Farm animal

7. Animal out of Lego (max. size 30cm)

Oedran / Age 13-16

8. Cookery - 4 Brownies – any variety

9. Single Photograph: ‘Reflections’

10. A mobile phone cover – any medium

Agored / Open

11. Bara Brith

12. 3 Egg Sponge: Any Flavour, undecorated.

13. Quiche

14. Plate of Fruit Tart

15. Citrus Drizzle Cake

16. 4 Scones

17. Cake made using a vegetable ingredient.

18. Fruit Crumble

19. 4 Sausage Rolls

20. 4 Welsh Cakes (Men only)

21. 4 Cupcakes

22. Non-alcoholic Soft Drink

23. ½ Doz. Eggs

24. Pot of Homemade Jam

25. Pot of Homemade Jelly

26. Pot of Homemade Chutney

27. Amusing postcard

28. Three Photographs: Coastal scenes

29. Single Photograph: Black and White Wedding Photo.

30. Knitted item.

31. Trinket box (Max size 60mm x 60mm)

Cynnyrch Gardd / Garden produce

32. 3 Potatoes

33. 3 Beetroot

34. 3 Onions (over 8oz)

35. 3 Onions (8oz or less)

36. 3 Tomatoes

37. 3 Carrots

38. 3 Cherry Tomatoes

39. 1 Cucumber

40. 4 Runner Beans

41. 4 Pods of Peas

42. 3 Sticks of Rhubarb

43. Funniest Shape Vegetable

44. 2 Peppers

45. 2 Leeks

46. 2 Courgettes

47. Any vegetable not otherwise listed on schedule

48. An indoor pot plant in bloom

49. Best Potted Plant in Bloom

50. An arrangement in an unusual container (max. space allowed 30cm x 30cm)

51. A Vase of Mixed Flowering Stems (to contain a total of between 5 and 10 stems, taken from a minimum of three different kinds of plants.)

52. Single stem of any cut flower

53. Pot Plant - (Foliage)

54. A vase of Sweet Peas – 6 stems

55. Longest Thistle.

All items to be at the hall by 12.00 noon ready for judging. Entry fee 25p per item. If you would like to sponsor a category please contact Peter or Eryl on 01558 823075.

Dog Show at 4:00pm

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The village hall was re-built in 2005. It now provides a great community resource which is used by any number of groups each week.


The hall is suitable for a range of activities - from meetings and events to family functions and parties. The hall is available for hire, with hourly and daily rates. For more information or to make a booking, please contact:


Maureen Hopkins

01558 824069

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