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

FREE Daily Pick up Service

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

Indoor Bootsale

Indoor Bootsale
Saturday 31st January
9.00am - 12.00pm

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.

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

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

Wednesday Night Activities

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


Every Tuesday
6.00pm - 7.00pm
For girls aged 11 to 18 years
It is a great way to get fit, make friends and to keep healthy and active.

Role of Honour - Many thanks for your continued support!


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Tuesday Night Activities

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

Quiz / Bingo Night

The young people take part in The Engine House Quiz and Bingo!

Healthy Eating

Healthy eating leads to a healthier lifestyle

Fresh Fruit given out daily

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

Christmas Party

Christmas Party Friday 19th December 5.00 per person (Tickets must be purchased prior the event) Come and meet Santa and his elves Contact us on 01685 375318

Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto Tuesday 16th December Wednesday 17th December Thursday 18th December Contact us on 01685 375318 for any further information you need

Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto Dates available Tuesday 16th December Wednesday 17th December Thursday 18th December

Christmas Jumper

Today at The Engine House all the Staff and young people got involved in Christmas Jumper day

Christmas Show

Another fantastic performance by our young people who are involved in the Dance and Drama here at The Dowlais Engine House, everyone who took part performed to the best of their ability and gave a brilliant performance as always.

Halloween Tshirt Making

The young people got involved in designing their own Halloween Tshirts

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