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Welcome to the Pencader and District website

The following pages give information about our parish including the villages of Alltwalis, Dolgran, Gwyddgrug, Llanfihangel-ar-Arth, New Inn and Pencader.

Pencader and District is the area covered by the Llanfihangel-ar-Arth Community Council. It lies in the north of Carmarthenshire in West Wales. The river Teifi forms the northern boundary and the southern boundary lies just to the south of Nant Alltwalis (the Alltwalis stream). To the east lies the Brechfa forest and to the west Nant Gwyddil. Just over the boundary to the northeast is Llanllwni mountain.The area consists of farmland, small woods, hills rising to over 350 metres above sea level, rivers and streams. Most of the land drains north to the river Teifi but the area of Alltwalis is south of the watershed and the Nant Alltwalis runs down to the river Towy.

The main economy of the area is agriculture but there are also a number of small businesses. Some residents travel to work in nearby towns, for example, Carmarthen or Lampeter. The district includes 6 villages namely Alltwalis, Dolgran, Gwyddgrug, Llanfihangel-Ar-Arth, New Inn and Pencader. The majority of the population is Welsh speaking and the area has a rich history.

We hope you find our website interesting and if you have any comments please use the online form on the Contact page.

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Next Event Local History Club
Posted 2 days ago

Local History Club
This term’s last session will be held on Thursday June 28th when there will be a bilingual meeting with the title ‘Right to ask about history’.

This will be…

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Family Centre news
Posted 2 days ago

On Wednesday 6th June we are starting a new closed group for adults over 40 and who care for children in some way. You may be: a parent, a grandparent,…

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CLECS BRO CADER
Posted 4 days ago

Could you help with preparing
CLECS BRO CADER
ready for the printers?
If you are Computer Literate you are the person Clecs Bro Cader needs.
Contact Stuart Wilson Tel: 01559 384709
or Jane Griffiths janegriffithsuk@btinternet.com
Without your help
This…

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Regeneration Group meeting
Posted 4 days ago

Could you support us?
The Pencader and District Regeneration Group is keen to have more people supporting its activities.
The next meeting will be on Monday 16th July at 7:30 pm, in the…

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Pencader WI
Posted 9 days ago

Recent meetings have been most entertaining. In March we met at the Porth Hotel for our St. David’s Day lunch. As usual, we held our meeting and enjoyed traditional Welsh…

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Spring Clean Up 7th April 2018
Posted 9 days ago

The day dawned wet – rain had commenced on Friday evening and continued throughout the night, so much so that the exercise was cancelled.

Thanks to the efforts of some of…

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