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

Monday Night Activities

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

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.

Friday Night Activities

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

Indoor Bootsale

Indoor Bootsale
Saturday 28th January
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.

LOADS to keep you entertained

LOADS to keep you entertained!!!
Open Monday - Friday 4.00pm - 8.00pm
2.00 entry fee for members
3.00 entry fee for non members
Cafe available for hot/cold refreshments
FREE Bus service available
Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information

FREE Daily Pick up Service

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


The Engine House now have Twitter

Role of Honour - Many thanks for your continued support!


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Christmas Half Term

Opening Days/Times Monday 19th - Friday 23rd 9.00am - 6.00pm Wednesday 28th - Friday 30th 9.00am - 6.00pm

Christmas Party!!!!!

Christmas Party!!! Friday 16th December 5.00pm - 7.00pm 5.00 per ticket Disco/Buffet/Party Games Meet Santa Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information

Thursday Night Activities

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

Fresh Fruit given out daily

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

Tuesday Night Activities

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

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

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

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