Amplify: Trowch e Lan has launched!

Amplify:Trowch e Lan – An innovative, dynamic and creative project with young people and youth culture at its heart.

Mess Up The Mess are working in partnership with Pontardawe Arts Centre and its Friends of Group, to deliver a series of exciting, engaging and creative activities for young people 11-25yrs old.

On Thursday 3rd Oct 2019 we opened the doors to the whole community; partners, public, young and old to celebrate the opportunities available for young people and officially launched the project.

Young volunteers from Mess Up The Mess welcomed new young people from the community as well as dignitaries and ran a number of creative activities and games. There was live acoustic music from Rose Gower and a presentation from Sarah Jones and Jay Smith.


Amplify: Trowch e Lan offers young people:

  • Drop in Tech Zone:
    • Every Thursday 6-9 for 14-19yr olds
  • Short Courses in: 
    • Sound
    • Film
    • Marketing and Promotion
    • Lighting
  • Youth Led Events Team:  A group where young people will come together to plan and deliver events
  • Youth Forum

This project is funded by the LEADER programme. The LEADER programme is funded through the Welsh Government Rural Communities – Rural Development Programme 2014 – 2020, which is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the Welsh Government. This youth engagement project will be running until August 2020.

If you would like any more information please contact Jay Smith on 07896065126