What's New?

Find out all about our latest news, upcoming events, and volunteer stories. There’s always lots going on at Amelia Trust Farm and we love sharing updates with our visitors and supporters.

Click the articles below to read about our latest news, or scroll back to see what we’ve been doing. Whether we’re getting excited about our school holiday activities, or giving a voice to our wonderful volunteers, our What’s New page is a great way to stay up to date with our small charity.

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New Wildlife Garden at the Farm thanks to Keep Wales Tidy

2024 started with the creation of a brand new wildlife garden thanks to Keep Wales Tidy. At the end of ...

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Volunteer Christmas Meal 2023

Every year we hold a Volunteer Christmas Meal for all volunteers of Amelia Trust. The meal is very kindly funded ...

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Community Café Update

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a grant from the Welsh Government’s Community Facilities Programme to ...

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Festive Cheer and Fundraising for Amelia Trust Farm

Join us for a day filled with festive cheer on Saturday 25th November, and help us raise money for our ...

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Halloween at Amelia Trust Farm

Join us on Tuesday 31st October as we welcome the wonderful Mr Marvel back to Amelia Trust Farm! After the ...

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Café Update

As lots of you will already know, we have been applying for grants to transform an old building into a ...

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Upgraded Carpentry Workshop thanks to People’s Postcode Lottery

Our Carpentry Workshop has recently been upgraded thanks to support from the People’s Postcode Lottery. Who uses the Carpentry Workshop ...

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High Sheriff of South Glamorgan Visits Amelia Trust

From friendly ferrets to a snuggly snake, our young people thoroughly enjoyed introducing the High Sheriff of South Glamorgan to ...

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Exciting Plans for a New Community Café at Amelia Trust Farm

We’ve got exciting new plans to transform our old café building into a space with improved access and facilities for ...

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Celebrating Coco’s Birthday

Coco is one of the beautiful donkeys that live at our lovely Care Farm. For our volunteers and visitors, Coco’s ...

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Volunteer Christmas Lunch 2022

Every year, we hold a Volunteer Christmas lunch to say thank you to our wonderful volunteers for their hard work. ...

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Community Christmas Event at Amelia Trust Farm

Join us on Saturday 26th November as we spread some community Christmas cheer! On Saturday 26th November between 10am and 12 ...

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Inspirational Entrepreneurs Raise Over £300 for Amelia Trust Farm

Meet Molly, Lilly, Annabelle, and Isla: four inspirational entrepreneurs who have raised £318 for Amelia Trust Farm. Over the summer, ...

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The Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen

We are deeply saddened to hear the news of the death of Her Majesty The Queen. Our thoughts and prayers ...

The donkey classroom: an outside space at Amelia Trust with an undercover area, fence and trees.
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Be part of the Secret Garden project at Amelia Trust!

Our Secret Garden project, with support from Admiral, will enable us to transform the Donkey Classroom into a brand new ...

Gnarly tree in semi ancient woodland at Amelia Trust
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Community Woodland Management Volunteers Wanted!

We are incredibly lucky to have a beautiful semi-ancient woodland at Amelia Trust. We want to ensure it continues to ...

A bat box
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We’re Batty for Bats!

If you’ve visited the Farm before, you’ll probably have spotted the bat boxes we’ve got in our woodland. Most of ...

Volunteers in purple t-shirts from Companies House in front of stocks at Amelia Trust
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Corporate Volunteering at Amelia Trust

Corporate volunteering groups make a huge difference at Amelia Trust. With such a big site and such a small team ...

Two volunteers sitting behind a red check tablecloth with a lucky dip and donation bucket.
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Volunteers’ Week 2022

June 1st – June 7th 2022 is Volunteers’ Week – a chance to celebrate volunteers everywhere! We are incredibly lucky ...

A bee sitting on the centre of a sunflower
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World Bee Day 2022

Bees are hugely important to the environment. May 20th is World Bee Day: a day dedicated to celebrating and highlighting ...

Cross Field and Sky at the Farm
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2022

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, and the theme is loneliness. According to the Mental Health Foundation, one in ...

Alpacas Walking
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Group Tickets & Annual Passes at Amelia Trust

Did you know that we offer both Group Tickets and Annual Passes at Amelia Trust Farm? Group Tickets at Amelia ...

Arthur and Merlin with Mike and the ukulele
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Ukulele Time with the Animals

It’s not just humans who enjoy listening to music! Our animals thoroughly enjoyed being serenaded by Mike on the ukulele ...

Christmas tree, fireplace with fairy lights in the grate and Father Christmas waving
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Join our Community Christmas!

We know it seems far too soon to be thinking about Christmas trees and tinsel, but we just can’t contain ...

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