April Newsletter from Elenydd Wildness Hostels

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News Update April 2007
AGM and Launch Celebration 21st April 2007
Please come and help us review and celebrate our first year and taking over
the running of Ty’n Cornel.
If you want to stay at Ty’n Cornel on Fri. 20th and/or Sat. 21st April, please
contact Dave Davies by e-mailing Elenyddrambler@aol.com and reserve a bed
(you can pay at the hostel) or phone Marilyn 02920 732289. You cannot book
these dates through YHA Central Reservations.
If you would like to contribute food/drink for the Launch, please phone
01684 563097.
Sponsored Walk 19th May 2007
There is still time to register for the fundraising walks from Dolgoch to Ty’n
Cornel (and barbecue afterwards). You can find the form on our website
www.elenydd-hostels.co.uk (look under Recent News < Newsletter 5 < Sponsored Walk) or phone Bill 0117 971 9091. If you want to stay at Dolgoch or Ty’n Cornel on Fri. 18th or Sat. 19th May please contact JJ@elenydd-hostels.co.uk or phone Bill. Contrary to what it says on the form, you cannot book these dates through YHA Central Reservations. Radio Programme
BBC Radio Wales will broadcast a half hour programme about the Elenydd
Hostels and the Trust in its Country Focus series on Easter Sunday 8th April
at 7:30 a.m., repeated Tues. 10th April at 6:30 p.m.
Working Party
The next working weekend at Ty’n Cornel will be on 28th/29th April. Please
contact maintenance@elenydd-hostels.co.uk or phone Richard 01684 563097.
Jobs will include felting the porch roof and sorting out the new manhole in the
The Trust really needs any expertise its supporters have – particularly at the
moment legal help in sorting out the purchase of Dolgoch. Contact
secretary@elenydd-hostels.co.uk or ring Marilyn 02920 732289 or Bill 0117 971
More Trustees
The AGM will be an opportunity for more trustees to come forward to help
steer the Trust through its next few crucial years. Contact us (as above) if
Volunteer Wardens
Replacements are needed at Ty’n Cornel for volunteers who have had to drop
out: 4th – 11th August and 27th October – 3rd November. The rest of November
(except 10th – 17th) is also available. Phone 01283 537440.
If you have stayed at Ty’n Cornel since the Trust started running it on January
5th we would welcome your comments on any aspect of how it is being run.
Marilyn Barrack
7 Azalea Close,
CF23 7HR
02920 732289
Bill Hine
24b Brecknock Road
0117 971 9091