Ruperra Castle Preservation Trust Programme of Events 2019
March 13th (Wednesday 2.30 4pm): “Fire at Ruperra!”: Caerphilly Fire Station community meeting room at Waunfach St CF83 3HL to include a video and recorded voices of people who witnessed the fire at Ruperra Castle in December 1941 Tea and Wartime food provided by Rudry Lunch Club. £5
April 28th (Sunday 2 for 2.30pm): Talk by Dr Elaine Davey at Rudry Parish Hall on the 30th anniversary of the Welsh Historic Gardens Trust, now grown into a national organisation campaigning to protect parks and gardens, such as Ruperra Castle. £5 charge for the talk and tea provided by Rudry Lunch Club.
May 19th (Sunday 11am): Walk from Home Farm for a view of Ruperra Castle followed by lunch at 1.30pm at the Hollybush Inn, Draethen; followed at 2.30 pm by a Talk on the Morgan Family by Paul Busby (Tredegar House): £25 for the walk, talk and lunch. Payable in advance.
June 16th (Sunday 2 pm): Walk starting at Ruperra Home Farm led by Adrianne Jones., ‘Discovering wildflowers, their healing powers, folklore and Myth’. £5 charge for walk and refreshments
July 7th (Sunday): Visit by minibus to Lulworth Castle a pageant castle sisiter to Ruperra Castle.(details tba) please contact us soon it you are interested
July 14th (Sunday): RCPT stall at the Clytha Park Open Gardens Day
October 13th (Sunday 11am): Themed walk from Home Farm, returning to the Cefn Mably Inn for Sunday Lunch £25 payable in advance.
November 17th (Sunday 12 noon) AGM followed by Lunch at the Waterloo Hotel, Newport (numbers limited to 35 in the private room, due to fire regulations
Any queries, please phone 01656 741 622 mobile 07713 634854