Wales Community Food Distribution

Wales Community Food Distribution, led by PLANED, is thrilled to have launched its first Ceredigion Food Hub in July on the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Lampeter Campus, in conjunction with Canolfan Tir Glas. The project facilitates volunteers to link with food producers and suppliers to have easy access to healthy and great value…

Ceredigion Eisteddfod

‘Canolfan Tir Glas collaborating with Ceredigion County Council at the Eisteddfod in Tregaron’ CTG Coordinator was invited to arrange a programme of cookery demonstrations by Ceredigion Chefs and Food and Drink producers, to showcase the range of produce available in Ceredigion. The Ceredigion Village stand was the perfect set up to include a cookery corner,…

Lampeter Society

CTG are grateful to Esther Weller – Chair of the Lampeter Society for this blog: Esther will be officially opening the Lampeter Food Festival on Saturday 23rd July at 12.30 along with Mr Leno Conti. The Lampeter Society is pleased to support the Tir Glas initiative. As well as acting as a focus for alumni,…

Mêl Tir Glas Honey

You will remember that we have been fortunate enough to develop an Apiary on the Campus with the help and support of expert bee keeper Peter Jenkins, (Mel ap Griff) and today we took delivery of our first batch of Mêl Tir Glas Honey. The honey will soon be available to purchase and we will…

Lampeter Show

UWTSD attended the Lampeter Show on Saturday 2nd July to showcase Inspire and Canolfan Tir Glas . This was an opportunity for the general public to pop over and meet the staff members who were happy to update on progress regarding the Canolfan Tir Glas initiative which included the Aldi development and the CWIC Welsh…

Trawsnewid Menter Pren

WKW Timber Events

8/6/22 – How to manufacture advanced timber frame panels for high performance buildings How-to training event on the techniques of high-performance closed panel timber frame and injection of natural insulation About this event Timber frame construction is evolving fast. Ever increasing energy performance standards are driving rapid innovation in how we conceive and deliver timber frame…

Trawsnewid Menter Pren

The Future of Timber in Wales

The future of timber in Wales It’s great that decarbonisation and green recovery are at the core of the Welsh Government’s Well-being of Future Generations Act (2015). But what does this mean in practice? The construction industry is one of the biggest employers in Wales providing more than 100,000 jobs, but unfortunately, it is also…

UWTSD launches Canolfan Tir Glas

At a special event, held at the Arts Hall on the Lampeter campus on Thursday 17th March 2022, the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) launched the Canolfan Tir Glas project. As the University marks its bicentenary this year, UWTSD has now launched this exciting new vision for the future of its campus in…