Welcome to the Dowlais Engine House Website

Home of Pant & Dowlais Boys & Girls Club, Britains Best Youth Facility

What are you doing Today?


Opening Times for the School Holidays

  • Breakfast Club Monday to Friday 10AM- 12PM
  • Youth Club Monday to Friday 12PM- 6PM

There's lots of Fun to be had At the Club inside and Outside from Bike rides to Badminton - Football to Cricket - Music Lessons to Singing - Netball - Pool - Darts - Xbox - PS3 - Internet games and loads more!

Plus there's plenty to eat and drink in our all new Snack Shop                                  

If you are a young person in Merthyr or beyond who's looking for something to do (or you know a young person who is) have a look around the site and see what we have to offer, and believe me, there's something for everyone!

Whats happening at the Engine House

Halloween Half Term

Halloween Half Term
Monday 24th - Friday 28th
Open 9.00am - 12.00pm
Cafe available for hot/cold refreshments
ALSO Halloween Party!!!
Friday 28th October

Homework Club

Come along Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday for Homework Club!
Access to the internet, arts and crafts equiptment to help with any School projects you may have.

FREE Daily Pick up Service

Pick up areas Dowlais, Pant, Penydarren, Gurnos, Galon Uchaf, Fochriw, Swansea Road, Troedyrhiw, Aberfan, Merthyr Vale and Twyn Carmel

Friday Night Activities

There are loads of fun activities to keep you entertained for hours

Indoor Bootsale

Indoor Bootsale
Saturday 29th October
9.00am - 12.00pm
Cafe Available for hot/cold refreshments
5.00 cost for booking a table

Wednesday Night Activities

Come along and get involved in all the fun activities taking place tonight.

Tuesday Night Activities

Tuesday Night Activities
You don't want to miss out on all this evenings activities
Come along and get involved

Fresh Fruit given out daily

Fresh fruit cut up and given out daily to the young people here at The Dowlais Engine House

Role of Honour - Many thanks for your continued support!


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Thursday Night Activities

These are the activities that will be taking place every Thursday evening

Monday Night Activities

Come along and get involved in all our fun activities Open 4.00pm - 8.00pm 2.00 Entry fee for members 3.00 Entry fee for non members


The Engine House now have Twitter

Breakfast Club & Youth

Breakfast Club & Youth Open Monday - Friday 9.00am - 6.00pm (Breakfast Club & Youth) 5.00: Cost Includes Entry ALL day & Breakfast 12.00pm - 6.00pm (Youth) 2.00 Entry for Members 3.00 Entry for Non members FREE Bus Service available Cafe available for Hot/cold refreshments Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information A variety of different activities will be taking place daily. Come along and join in the fun!!!

Ramsey Island Boat Trip & St Faggons

Another fun filled trip, the young people got to explore Ramsey Island on a Boat Trip and learn some fun facts along the way. We try and make all our trips both fun and educational.

A brilliant busy day out! An educational morning spent at Cardiff Castle

A brilliant busy day out! An educational morning spent at Cardiff Castle. Here at The Engine House we try and make every trip educational and fun for the young people.

Infinity Trampolining

The young people had an amazing day out at Infinity Trampolining. Just one of the many Trips taking place this summer

NEW!!!! Bubble Football

Bubble Football @ The Engine House New Activity for 2016 Also available for party hire

Indoor Bootsale

INDOOR BOOTSALE!!!! Saturday 28th May 9.00am - 12.00pm Tables and Chairs supplied 5.00 per Table Book your table to avoid any dissapointment Cafe available for hot refreshments Contact us on 01685 375318

Easter Half Term

Easter Half Term!! Opening Days & Times Friday 25th - 9.00am - 6.00pm (Good Friday) CLOSED Monday 28th (Easter Monday) Tuesday 29th - Friday 1st 9.00am - 6.00pm Monday 4th - Friday 8th 9.00pm - 6.00pm 9.00am - 12.00pm Breakfast Club 5.00 12.00pm - 6.00pm Youth 2.00/3.00 members/non members Cafe available for refreshments FREE Bus service available Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information

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