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Newsletter July to September 2017

Sunday 2 July 2017 Llanelli Rural Council Civic Service

Mrs Iris Hughes represented the Hospice Committee at the Civic Service for the Council’s Chairman, Cllr H J Evans to the Civic Service held at Felinfoel Church.

Friday 7 July 2017 Radio Carmarthenshire Local Hero Awards

Mr David Craddock (Chairman) and Mr Andrew Stephens (Vice Chairman) attended the above event at Parc y Scarlets.  Ty Bryngwyn Hospice had been nominated as Radio Carmarthenshire’s Charity of the Year and a cheque for £761 was presented. Carmarthen Round Table also attended and presented an additional £500.00.

Sunday 9 July 2017 Llanelli Town Council Civic Service

Mrs Susan Thomas and Mrs Iris Hughes represented the Hospice Committee at the annual civic service for the Town Mayor, Cllr Jeff Edmunds at the Parish Church, Llanelli

Swansea Indoor Bowls Club

In May 2016 Swansea Indoor Bowls Club selected Ty Bryngwyn Hospice as their Charity of the Year and donated £1,428.23.

Cor Curiad Annual Concert – 2 September 2017

Cor Curiad aimed to raise £20,000 over a 2 year period of fundraising.  They exceeded this amount and presented £30,000 to Mr David Craddock, Chairman of the Hospice Committee

Jennings Solicitors, Llanelli

Jennings Solicitors held a Charity Wills Week in March and a raffle.  A total of £378 was donated to Ty Bryngwyn Hospice

Mrs Helen Morgan, Swansea Half Marathon

Mrs Helen Morgan completed the Swansea Half Marathon and raised £1004.50 via Virgin Money Giving plus £143 in off line donations in memory of her father.

Greenfield Baptist Church, Llanelli 26 September 2017

The Rev David Jones presented a cheque for £800 to the Hospice Committee raised during a special collection.

Mr T Plumb

Donation of £1,000 received

Collection Box Donations

Thanks to local businesses and their customers for Collection Box donations:-

  • Mr M C Morgan Opticians
  • Mossies, Llanelli & Carmarthen
  • Verve Cafe
  • Ruby’s Bar & Brasserie
  • The New Drovers Public House
  • Mr K Henry Newsagent
  • Railway Club
  • Half Moon Public House
  • Peruse Fashion
  • Mr & Mrs Phillips, Llanelli Market


Wednesday 9 August 2017
Cor Curiad Curry Night

Sunday 10th September 2017
Llanelli Spiritual & Holistic Fayre
Selwyn Samuel Centre – 1000-170

Monday 9th October 2017
Launch – Festival of Light
St Elli Shopping Centre

Monday 13th November 2017
Festival of Light
Service of Dedication
6:30 pm – St Elli Shopping Centre

Sunday 19th November 2017
Ty Cymorth Service
Their Light Still Shines
National Botanic Gardens

Donating Online

Donating online is a great way to raise money allowing donations from anywhere in the world. Virgin Money Giving also collects the gift aid for us.

Gift Aid raises another £25.00 for every £100.00 donated.