Your Llanelli Central correspondent is Janice Jones, 1 Clos Llanfihangel, Dafen, 01554 753749
Llanelli U3A We close down our groups in August apart from our Boules Group that meet on Wednesday Mornings at the Pwll Pavilion at 10.15am for 10.30am. For more information on Llanelli U3A, please view our website: www.u3asites.org.uk/llanelli or contact us on 07809 137744. Children’s summer activities continue at Llanelli Library. Summer reading challenge – Space Chase! Ages 14 and under. Every Monday, Lego for all ages; every Tuesday, colouring for ages two and over; every Wednesday, 10.15am-11am and 2pm-3pm, Lego and storytime sessions for under-eights; every Thursday, games for ages three-plus; every Friday, crafts for ages two-plus. Pre-school storytime Is held every Wednesday from 10.15am to 11.15am at Llanelli Children’s Library.
Verses in Vino Will be held at 7pm in Altalia restaurant this evening. This wil lbe a lighthearted and fun event consisting of poetry, limericks and prose. Admission of £2 includes free raffle.
Llanelli and District Probus Club Meet at 10.30am on the first and third Thursday of every month in Furnace Rugby Club, We are a group of like-minded, retired, professional people, offering social interaction, light refreshments and invited speakers.
Ty Golau Health and wellbeing group for people with memory problems/Alzheimer’s type illnesses meets every Thursday at Antioch Centre, Copperworks Road, from 10.30am to noon. Activities include reminiscence therapy, themed quizzes, sing-alongs and much more. Call Jan Lewis on 890 896.
Station Men’s Shed Meets every Friday and Saturday, from 10am to 2pm on Great Western Terrace, next to the north side of Llanelli Rail Station. The ‘shed’ is where like-minded men who want to share their practical skills, learn new expertise and explore their talents and interests and socialise in a stress-free environment. Bring whatever handy skills you have, or drop in just for a chat and cuppa! Ring Steve on 07582 647740 or Mike on 07852 119072.
Repair Cafe Will be held at Llanelli Library from 10am to 1pm on Saturday.
Victorian Festival will be held at St Elli Church on Saturday from 10am to 3pm. There will be refreshmentsm stalls, children’s games, organ recital 1pm to 2pm, raffle handbell music and demonstrations. Free admission. Llanelli Ramblers will take a six-mile moderate walk today in Llansteffan. For more information rain Carol on 01267 241257. Tomorrow there will be a four-mile easy walk in Burry Port Harbour and MCP. Ring Diana or Jeff on 833099.
Macmillan Cancer Fundraising Group will meet next Monday at 4.45pm in the
Diplomat Hotel. New volunteers welcome, ring 753749 for information. Llanelli Amateur Radio Club
Meets every Monday at Swiss Valley Community Centre at 7pm. Contact the secretary on llanelli-radio-club.wales or Steve on call sign MW6CCG or ring 07878 494337. Sing With Us Choir Practices every Tuesday from 6.30pm to 8pm at the Atheneum in the library. Anyone affected by cancer, along with family and friends, will receive a warm welcome.
Tax Help for Older People is a charity which provides free advice to older people on a low income who have an income tax query or concern. If you think that your PAYE code is wrong, you have a form to fill in or you have received an unexpected tax demand then they can help. The next monthly surgery in Llanelli will be on Thursday, August 15. To book an appointment, please ring 01308 488066.