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…

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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…

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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…

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Lampeter Resilience Hub

Canolfan Tir Glas is grateful to the Lampeter Resilience Hub for this Blog. Thank you Ladies.   THE SIGNIFICANCE OF TREES   Resilience can be used to describe people and systems that bounce back from negative experiences and disturbances. An example of this could be a tree weighed down by snow –   Sepp Holzer learned that…

Canolfan Tir Glas Open Day Event 19th March 2022

About this event The association of the vision of the University with the rural environment established by its early founders has remained to this today. The founder of Saint David’s College Lampeter, Bishop Thomas Burgess, Bishop of Saint David’s and also Bishop of Salisbury, was a founding member of the Odiham Agricultural Society in his…