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

Indoor Bootsale

Indoor Bootsale
Last Saturday Every Month
9.00am - 12.00pm

Fresh Fruit given out daily

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

Party Hire

New for 2014
Bouncy Castle Parties now available

Tuesday Night Activities

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

Healthy Eating

Healthy eating leads to a healthier lifestyle

Friday Night Activities

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

Thursday Night Activities

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

Role of Honour - Many thanks for your continued support!


News Zone

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

Halloween Tshirt Making

The young people got involved in designing their own Halloween Tshirts

Halloween Half Term

9.00am - 12.00pm - Breakfast Club 12.00pm - 6.00pm - Youth 5.00 entry fee covers entry to Breakfast Club and Youth OR 2.00 entry fee for Members, 3.00 entry fee for Non Members

Under 8's Match Results

Under 8's Football Team, mixed results from the weekend games. Engine House 1 - 3 Treharris Engine House 0 - 0 Red Lion Engine house 0 - 3 Treharris Engine House 2 - 0 Red Lion... Everyone played their very best and put everything into their games, showing excellent team work. Well done to everyone!!

Friday Night Professional coaching in performing arts Drama with Liza

4.00pm 5.00pm 6 and under 5.00pm 6.00pm L.A.M.D.A class & public speaking 6.00pm 8.00pm Drama 8 18 years Cafe available for refreshments ... 2.00 entry fee for Members / 3.00 entry fee for Non Members Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information

Wednesday Night Activities

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

'Out of School Hours Learning (OSHL) Award

A fantastic evening on Friday 3rd October, A celebratory Awards Evening took place down in Aberfan & Merthyr Vale Community Centre. One of our Young People Jack Stent was nominated for 'Out of School Hours Learning (OSHL) Award and won! A Massive Well Done and keep up the good work.

Another great weekend for our Under 8's

Another great weekend for our Under 8's football team. Our Under 8's played a total of six games on the weekend and played to the best of their ability showing hard work and great team work.

Starting the season with a bang!

Engine House 2 -GeorgeTown 0 Engine House 0 -Penydarren 2 Engine House 1 -PenydarrenB 0 Engine House 0 -Red Lion 1 Engine House 1 -GeorgeTownB 1

L.A.M.D.A Awards (Presentation Night)

Celebrating our young peoples excellent L.A.M.D.A results. All the girls involved done brilliantly. All passing their exams with distinctions. All their hard work and dedication paid off. They were presented their Certificates and Examination reports by their Drama and Dance tutor Liza. From all of us at Engine House we would like to say a Massive Well Done and keep up the hard work.

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