Welcome to the Dowlais Engine House Website

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

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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

Weekly Activities at The Engine House

Listed below are the Weekly Activities that take place here at The Engine House
- Teenies Football Training
- Under 8's Football Training
- Under 9's Football Training
- Under 14's Football Training
- Girls Under 12's & 13's Football
- Girls Under 16's Football
- Boxfit for Girls
- Tag Rugby
- Youth Football
- Youth Rounders
- Youth Dodge Ball
- Youth Cricket
- MHA - Street Games
- Guitar Lessons
- Drum Lessons
- Piano Lessons
- Dance
- Drama
- Arts and crafts
- Xbox's & Playstations
- Pool Tables
- Table Tennis
- Badminton
- Reading Club
- Homework Club
- Educational Sessions (Youth Forum, Risky behaviour, Healthy Eating)
Cafe available for refreshments, serving both hot and cold refreshments
For further information please contact us on 01685 375318

FREE Daily Pick up Service

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

Tuesday Night Activities

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


The Engine House now have Twitter

Fire Fighters for the day

The young people at The Dowlais Engine House had a brilliant day out yesterday at Aberbargoed Fire Station, they got to experiance the day in a life of a Fire Fighter. They got to dress up and get involved in daily Fire Fighting tasks.

Ospreys vs Zebre 28.03.15

A brilliant day for the young people from the Dowlais Engine House, who had the opportunity to go watch the Ospreys vs Zebre game and also get the chance to get involved in different workshops. We would like to say a massive Thank you to Boys & Girls Club Wales for giving us this opportunity, we really appreciate it and loved every minute.

Easter Half Term

9.00am - 12.00pm (Breakfast Club) 5.00
12.00pm - 6.00pm (Youth) 2.00 for Members/ 3.00 for non members
You don't want to miss out on all the fun activities!!
- Youth Football
- Rounders
- Egg Hunt
- Arts & Crafts
- Day Trips
And much more
Contact us on 01685 375318 for more information

Watoto - Recue, Raise, Rebuild

An amzing evening to remember!
A Family of Orphans from Uganda came and performed here at The Dowlais Engine House in front of a jam packed audience.
It was an amazing and overwhelming evening.

Role of Honour - Many thanks for your continued support!


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Friday Night Activities

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

Wednesday Night Activities

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

Fantastic weather for the Under 8's Weekend Games

Fantastic weather on the weekend for the Under 8's Games Everyone played to the best of their ability and enjoyed the sunshine A massive well done to all involved

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

Indoor Bootsale

Indoor Bootsale Saturday 28th March 9.00am - 12.00pm

Thursday Night Activities

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

Prepare for A New Sound By a family of Orphans From Uganda

Prepare for A New Sound By a family of Orphans From Uganda Thursday 26th March @ 7.00pm at The Engine House. Free Tickets from: The Vine Tree coffee shop, Elim Church Dowlais and the Engine House.

Quiz / Bingo Night

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

World Book Day

Getting in the spirit of World Book Day here at The Engine House

Under 12's & 13's Girls Football

First Under 12's & 13's Girls Football training was a success! Come along and get involved Always welcoming new Members

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