Dal ati

16 Dec 11:00 - 12:00 16 Dec 11:00 - 12:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Cyfarfod misol i ddysgwyr a Chymry rhugl. Sesiynau cyfeillgar a gwerth chweil dewch yn llu am baned a chlonc. Jyst trowch lan! Monthly meet up with other Welsh Learners as well...   More info

Community Carol Service

16 Dec 16:00 - 17:30 16 Dec 16:00 - 17:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Ymuno Nigel Hardy i ddathlu genedigaeth Iesu a dyfodiad yr anrheg fwyaf erioed. Clywch ac ailadrodd y stori ryfeddaf erioed, trwy’r geiriau cyfarwydd carolau adnabyddus. Am ddim...   More info

Floral Table Piece

21 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 21 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Trefniant Blodeuol i’r Bwrdd gyda Christine Gilbert, yn syth o bencadlys yr NAFAS! Trafod dail a defnyddio oasis i greu rhywbeth yn barod i’r Ŵyl. Rhaid archebu lle. 18 With...   More info

Clwb Coginio - Fritattas

22 Dec 11:30 - 14:00 22 Dec 11:30 - 14:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Bowling Club Machynlleth Bowling Club
Fortnightly cooking clwb. This week we will make egg free Fritattas with Mikhael Sverdlov. Am Ddim Free Croeso y Bawb! All Welcome! Cwestiynau Questions: info@machmaethlon...   More info

Village Singers

22 Dec 18:45 - 20:00 22 Dec 18:45 - 20:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Canu Carolau yn y Fro Dewch aton ni i gael gwin poeth ac ymuno â’n criw o gantorion carolau a chaneuon y tymor a chasglu ar gyfer elusen leol. Gwisg ffansi Fictoraidd yn ddewisol...   More info

Father Christmas at Cletwr

24 Dec 11:00 - 13:00 24 Dec 11:00 - 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Siôn Corn yn y Cletwr Dewch i gwrdd â’r dyn mawr am sgwrs cyn iddo fynd ar ei ffordd Jyst trowch lan! 1 Come and meet the big man for a chat before he gets on his way .Just turn...   More info

The Pumpers @ Mach bowling club

26 Dec 19:00 26 Dec 19:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Bowling Club Machynlleth Bowling Club
Bit of Ska to start off your night on boxin day in the function room Mach bowling club , get yourself down there for a cracking night...   More info

The Brigands Christmas Quiz

29 Dec 19:00 - 21:30 29 Dec 19:00 - 21:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Tafarn Y Brigands Inn, Mallwyd Tafarn Y Brigands Inn, Mallwyd
In the period between Christmas and New Year, when you're not sure what day or time or year it is, let us take care of you and your family with a festive quiz! 2 per person on...   More info

New Year's Eve , The Pumpers @ the white lion Mach

31 Dec 21:30 31 Dec 21:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
The White Lion Hotel The White Lion Hotel
The Pumpers at the White lion to celebrate new years and it's also gruff the trumpet players birthday so double...   More info

The Brigands Wedding Fair

13 Jan 11:30 - 15:00 13 Jan 11:30 - 15:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Tafarn Y Brigands Inn, Mallwyd Tafarn Y Brigands Inn, Mallwyd
The Brigands Wedding Fair! ENTRANCE IS FREE with a FREE GLASS OF PROSECCO ON ARRIVAL The Brigands Wedding fair is here to exhibit the best attributes of this gorgeous hotel in a...   More info

Low Energy Buildings (Part B)

15 Jan 17:00 - 20 Jan 20:00 15 Jan 17:00 - 20 Jan 20:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join CAT's MSc students for the second part of this course, and understand the relationship between the design of a building and the way we humans experience them. Looking at the...   More info

Culture & History in Place Names

17 Jan 19:15 - 20:30 17 Jan 19:15 - 20:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
-Dr James January-McCann yn rhannu ei ganfyddiadau am y lleoedd rydyn ni’n eu nabod ac yn byw ac yn gweithio ynddynt. Jyst trowch lan! Awgrymir cyfraniad o 3. Dr James January...   More info

Natural Beauty Workshop - Cleansing special - New for 2018!

20 Jan 10:00 - 16:00 20 Jan 10:00 - 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Spring in to January with the Natural Beauty Workshop Cleansing special. We’ll help you create rejuvenating natural skin care products to brighten your skin, cleanse impurities...   More info

Food Production and Consumption

22 Jan 16:00 - 27 Jan 19:00 22 Jan 16:00 - 27 Jan 19:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join a module of CAT's new Sustainable Food and Natural Resources MSc course. During the week we will take you on a world view of global and local trends in food production, diet...   More info

Build a Tiny House - SOLD OUT on this date

23 Jan 09:30 - 26 Jan 12:30 23 Jan 09:30 - 26 Jan 12:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Your main tutor is Carwyn Lloyd Jones who has just been reviewed in The Guardian for this course. Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up...   More info

Talks at CAT - Food & Sustainability

23 Jan 19:00 - 24 Jan 20:30 23 Jan 19:00 - 24 Jan 20:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
We are excited to share two fantastic free evening talks with you from the Food and Natural Resources module week. Tuesday 23rd January 7pm Speaker: Tim Lang Professor of Food...   More info

Introduction to Solar PV

03 Feb 09:30 - 17:00 03 Feb 09:30 - 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join us at CAT for an introduction to Solar PhotoVoltaic systems used to generate electricity. We'll help you understand the difference between on grid and off grid systems...   More info

Crowdfunding

03 Feb 10:00 - 04 Feb 16:00 03 Feb 10:00 - 04 Feb 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Considering crowdfunding for your big dream? Reluctant to go begging for approval or selling your ideas for a tiny percentage of royalties? Or maybe you are just curious about...   More info

Willow Basket Making

03 Feb 10:00 - 16:00 03 Feb 10:00 - 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Your expert teacher Pippa Scott will guide you through traditional techniques to make your very own beautiful rustic frame basket, based on the Welsh Cyntell and Irish Sciathog...   More info

Solar P.V. Off-grid Systems

04 Feb 09:30 - 16:00 04 Feb 09:30 - 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join us at CAT to understand Solar PV off-grid systems, we'll take you through: How to combine modules, batteries, inverters, cable sizes, calculate load demands, issues and...   More info

Cities and Communities: Sustainability and Adaptation

12 Feb 18:00 - 17 Feb 21:00 12 Feb 18:00 - 17 Feb 21:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join students on the Sustainability and Adaptation MSc course and develop an overview of how cities and communities can plan for climate change adaptation and sustainability. You...   More info

Spring Mandala Painting

12 Feb 18:30 - 21:00 12 Feb 18:30 - 21:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Cletwr Cletwr
Spring Mandala Painting With Anne Thomas A four part course: 6.30pm to 9.00pm Mondays at Cletwr, starting Feb 12th. Cost 40 The creation of a Mandala provides a way to work...   More info

Intro to Permaculture Design Course (Part 1)

23 Feb 09:30 - 25 Feb 17:00 23 Feb 09:30 - 25 Feb 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to design resilient, abundant human habitats, by working collaboratively with nature and each other. This is the first long weekend in a three part, accredited...   More info

Sustainable Woodland Management - SOLD OUT on this date!

26 Feb 14:00 - 02 Mar 17:00 26 Feb 14:00 - 02 Mar 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This comprehensive, practical and popular course set in CAT’s own picturesque wood is essential for anyone currently managing, or thinking of managing, woodland. You'll also...   More info

DIY Furniture - upcycling with pallets

03 Mar 10:00 - 16:30 03 Mar 10:00 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to find pallets. take them apart and use the reclaimed timber to build simple furniture. Using a hands-on workshop we will go through the initial stages of constructing...   More info

Mindfulness in the Woods

03 Mar 10:00 - 04 Mar 16:30 03 Mar 10:00 - 04 Mar 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Come and learn the skills of mindfulness practice in the tranquil natural setting of a local woodland. Enjoy the benefits of mindful awareness and pick up new tools to apply the...   More info

Introduction to Horselogging

04 Mar 10:00 - 16:00 04 Mar 10:00 - 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join us on this day long course, and learn how to removed felled wood from woodland during this enjoyable day in CAT’s woodland (Coed Gwern), with Babs and her two Welsh Cobs...   More info

Advanced Timber Frame Joints

09 Mar 10:00 - 11 Mar 16:00 09 Mar 10:00 - 11 Mar 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
For those of you that already know the basics about how to measure, mark out and cut typical joints used in timber framing, join us for a long weekend to learn about: The...   More info

Self-Build Project Management

10 Mar 10:00 - 11 Mar 16:00 10 Mar 10:00 - 11 Mar 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join Geoff Stow for a practical guide to managing your self-build project. Find out how to create a project plan for your build, which key elements you should include, when key...   More info

Renewable Energy and Energy Provision

12 Mar 09:00 - 17 Mar 17:00 12 Mar 09:00 - 17 Mar 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Want to know more about renewable technologies and energy demand? Take a deep dive into the constraints and opportunities of each from a technological, environmental, economic...   More info

Energy Generation from Wind - New for 2018

12 Mar 18:00 - 17 Mar 14:00 12 Mar 18:00 - 17 Mar 14:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This six day course is part of CAT’s new Master's degree course: Sustainability in Energy Provision and Demand Management. Gain an informed understanding of the technological...   More info

Rewilding Ourselves: Deepening Our Nature Connection

17 Mar 10:00 - 19 Mar 16:00 17 Mar 10:00 - 19 Mar 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Awaiting your discovery here are woodlands, lakes and a re-wilded quarry-home to dormice, weasels, badgers, slow worms, otters, ospreys, red kites, buzzards and eels, and rich in...   More info

Build a Tiny House - SOLD OUT!

19 Mar 09:30 - 22 Mar 17:00 19 Mar 09:30 - 22 Mar 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Social Forestry OCN

20 Mar 09:30 - 23 Mar 17:00 20 Mar 09:30 - 23 Mar 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Explore how woodlands promote social and human wellbeing, and gain the tools to start applying Social Forestry ideas in practice. Delivered within a woodland setting, using a...   More info

Growing Fruit

24 Mar 10:00 - 25 Mar 16:00 24 Mar 10:00 - 25 Mar 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Thriving fruit trees are a joy to behold, but the practices of propagation, pruning and disease control can seem confusing. This course unlocks the mysteries by looking at the...   More info

Red Ride 2018

30 Mar 09:30 - 31 Mar 17:30 30 Mar 09:30 - 31 Mar 17:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Machynlleth
Trail and adventure rides for owners with Honda CRF250 Ls. Choice of full trail ride, easy trail ride and all tarmac adventure ride. Free for TRF members, otherwise 50 for two...   More info

Earth Oven Building

31 Mar 09:30 - 16:30 31 Mar 09:30 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Earth ovens are about more than just pizza. They're a focal point for your garden dining and create delicious foods like slow stews and baked bread that take on the delicate...   More info

Compost Toilets

31 Mar 10:00 - 16:30 31 Mar 10:00 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Not a building course but rather advice on the component parts and the biology of a compost toilet system and the kit required to make one. This course will cover the main...   More info

Reedbeds and Waste Water Management

01 Apr 10:00 - 16:00 01 Apr 10:00 - 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This course explores the technicalities, design and implementation of reedbeds and alternative waste water treatment systems at a domestic level. You’ll learn about the various...   More info

HETAS H005de & H006: Biomass & Chimneys

02 Apr 09:00 - 07 Apr 17:00 02 Apr 09:00 - 07 Apr 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
CAT are now offering a HETAS H005DE and H006 course bundle at a reduced price of 1150. Add half board accommodation for a total price of 1380. This includes private bedroom with...   More info

Timber Frame Self Build

02 Apr 17:00 - 06 Apr 13:00 02 Apr 17:00 - 06 Apr 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This hugely popular course led by architect Pat Borer will teach you a range of timber frame building techniques through hands-on experience, and talks on the process of planning...   More info

Stove Installers Course

10 Apr 09:00 - 11 Apr 17:00 10 Apr 09:00 - 11 Apr 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This course will teach you how, with minimal previous knowledge or experience, to install solid fuel stoves in to homes. Tutor Mick Waumsley has nearly 40 year’s experience in...   More info

Advanced Timber Frame Joints

10 Apr 10:00 - 12 Apr 16:00 10 Apr 10:00 - 12 Apr 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
For those of you that already know the basics about how to measure, mark out and cut typical joints used in timber framing, join us to learn about: The features, benefits and...   More info

Ecosystem services: Land use, water and waste management

16 Apr 10:00 - 21 Apr 13:00 16 Apr 10:00 - 21 Apr 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
For this course you will be joining a module of CAT's new MSc Sustainability and Adaptation course. Explore the functions of ecosystems: what they are, how they work and what...   More info

Energy Generation from Solar

16 Apr 18:00 - 21 Apr 14:00 16 Apr 18:00 - 21 Apr 14:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This week-long deep-dive in to solar energy generation is part of CAT’s new degree course. Sustainability in Energy Provision and Demand Management. Your highly experienced...   More info

Build a Tiny House - SOLD OUT!

27 Apr 09:30 - 30 Apr 17:00 27 Apr 09:30 - 30 Apr 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Bird Identification

27 Apr 10:00 - 29 Apr 13:00 27 Apr 10:00 - 29 Apr 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Take this opportunity to explore the diverse natural environment in this special part of Mid Wales on this University of Aberystwyth course. With trips around the locality, and...   More info

Permaculture Design Course (Part 3)

27 Apr 10:00 - 29 Apr 13:00 27 Apr 10:00 - 29 Apr 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to design resilient, abundant human habitats, by working collaboratively with nature and each other. This is the third long weekend in a three part, accredited...   More info

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita at Dyfi Osprey Centre

27 Apr 17:30 - 20:30 27 Apr 17:30 - 20:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Dyfi Osprey Project Dyfi Osprey Project
We are delighted to announce a very special concert to mark the release of Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita’s new album SOAR. For one night only Catrin and Seckou will be playing a...   More info

Herbal Medicine - Spring tonics and digestive health

28 Apr 10:00 - 16:30 28 Apr 10:00 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Spring was traditionally the time to revitalise the body after a long winter of stored foods and little fresh produce. Although most of us are no longer dependent on winter stored...   More info

Machynlleth - Colin Hoult / Anna Mann TOUR - HWSTF

04 May 20:00 - 21:00 04 May 20:00 - 21:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Comedy Festival Machynlleth Comedy Festival
Colin Hoult heads out on tour as Anna Mann with 2017's smash hit show 'How We Stop The Fascists', one of the top 10 best reviewed shows from this year's Edinburgh Fringe...   More info

Building with Rammed Earth

05 May 09:30 - 06 May 15:00 05 May 09:30 - 06 May 15:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Rammed Earth is an ancient technology, currently being used around the world in a variety of situations and applications. It’s a cliché, but the technology really is only limited...   More info

Earth Oven Building

12 May 09:30 - 16:30 12 May 09:30 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Earth ovens are about more than just pizza. They're a focal point for your garden dining and create delicious foods like slow stews and baked bread that take on the delicate...   More info

Sustainable Building Materials

14 May 09:00 - 19 May 15:30 14 May 09:00 - 19 May 15:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to choose the best building materials by evaluating the environmental impacts, social and health implications, and performance of various building materials. Covering...   More info

Build a Tiny House - ONLY 2 places left!

21 May 09:30 - 24 May 12:30 21 May 09:30 - 24 May 12:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Your main tutor is Carwyn Lloyd Jones who has just been reviewed in The Guardian for this course. Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up...   More info

MACH the Motorcycle & Music Festival

24 May 16:00 - 28 May 10:00 24 May 16:00 - 28 May 10:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Machynlleth
  More info

Plas Machynlleth - Gwynedd Paranormal Investigations

26 May 22:00 - 27 May 04:00 26 May 22:00 - 27 May 04:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Machynlleth Machynlleth
This mansion formerly belonged to the family of the Marquess of Londonderry. The house which stood here before their ownership was known as Greenfield and existed by 1673. The...   More info

Build a Tiny House - SOLD OUT!

01 Jun 09:30 - 04 Jun 17:00 01 Jun 09:30 - 04 Jun 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Eco Refurbishment

01 Jun 10:00 - 04 Jun 16:00 01 Jun 10:00 - 04 Jun 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join tutor Nick Parsons, creator of the South Yorkshire Energy Centre, and learn about energy efficiency, renewable energy, water re-use and conservation, healthy buildings and...   More info

Creative writing - New for 2018!

02 Jun 10:00 - 03 Jun 15:30 02 Jun 10:00 - 03 Jun 15:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This course will guide you through the techniques of creating your own true story, well told’ and how to present it in a dramatic and compelling way. You will be introduced to the...   More info

HETAS H003ds & H006 - Chimneys & Dry Appliances

18 Jun 09:00 - 21 Jun 17:00 18 Jun 09:00 - 21 Jun 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
CAT are now offering a HETAS H003DS and H006 course bundle at a reduced price! H003DS & H006 25th 28th September discounted combined price of 830 You can also add half board...   More info

HETAS H005de & H006: Biomass & Chimneys

18 Jun 09:00 - 23 Jun 17:00 18 Jun 09:00 - 23 Jun 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
CAT are now offering a HETAS H005DE and H006 course bundle at a reduced price of 1150. Add half board accommodation for a total price of 1380. This includes private bedroom with...   More info

Build a Tiny House - SOLD OUT!

22 Jun 09:30 - 25 Jun 17:00 22 Jun 09:30 - 25 Jun 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Entomology: The Larger Insects of Wales

22 Jun 10:00 - 24 Jun 16:00 22 Jun 10:00 - 24 Jun 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
The mainly field-based sessions will focus on observing and identifying large insects such as butterflies, dragonflies, moths and beetles. Practical methods of capturing and...   More info

Rewilding Ourselves: Deepening Our Nature Connection

23 Jun 10:00 - 25 Jun 16:00 23 Jun 10:00 - 25 Jun 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Awaiting your discovery here are woodlands, lakes and a re-wilded quarry-home to dormice, weasels, badgers, slow worms, otters, ospreys, red kites, buzzards and eels, and rich in...   More info

Stove Installers Course

26 Jun 09:00 - 27 Jun 17:00 26 Jun 09:00 - 27 Jun 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This course will teach you how, with minimal previous knowledge or experience, to install solid fuel stoves in to homes. Tutor Mick Waumsley has nearly 40 year’s experience in...   More info

Field Survey Techniques - new for 2018

29 Jun 13:00 - 01 Jul 16:00 29 Jun 13:00 - 01 Jul 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Field survey is a valuable skill when seeking employment in the environmental sector. The course is designed to give a thorough theoretical and practical grounding in the...   More info

The Science of Sustainable Food Production

02 Jul 18:00 - 07 Jul 14:00 02 Jul 18:00 - 07 Jul 14:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn about the bio-geography of crops, and the importance of geographical climate, soil and water resources. The science of GMOs, energy crops, and food growing techniques such...   More info

Build a Tiny House

13 Jul 09:30 - 16 Jul 17:00 13 Jul 09:30 - 16 Jul 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Wildlife Gardening

13 Jul 10:00 - 15 Jul 16:00 13 Jul 10:00 - 15 Jul 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to encourage and enjoy more wildlife in the garden, whatever your style and preferences. This course will help you to plan a garden for people and wildlife one that...   More info

Identifying Flowering Plants

20 Jul 10:00 - 22 Jul 13:00 20 Jul 10:00 - 22 Jul 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
An ideal course for anyone fascinated by plants and ecology. Examine specimens and become familiar with the huge variety of flower and leaf forms and the equally huge and often...   More info

Building with Cob

21 Jul 10:00 - 22 Jul 16:00 21 Jul 10:00 - 22 Jul 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Get away to CAT for a dirty weekend! Learn how to build using cob a natural building material made from subsoil, water, some kind of fibrous organic material (typically straw...   More info

Identifying Grasses, Sedges and Rushes

23 Jul 10:00 - 25 Jul 13:00 23 Jul 10:00 - 25 Jul 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join us on this course to learn the fundamentals of grass, sedge and rush identification essential and valuable skills for any field and conservation ecologists. Emphasis will be...   More info

Build a Tiny House

03 Aug 09:30 - 06 Aug 17:00 03 Aug 09:30 - 06 Aug 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Earth Oven Building

04 Aug 09:30 - 16:30 04 Aug 09:30 - 16:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Earth ovens are about more than just pizza. They're a focal point for your garden dining and create delicious foods like slow stews and baked bread that take on the delicate...   More info

Build a Tiny House

31 Aug 09:30 - 03 Sep 17:00 31 Aug 09:30 - 03 Sep 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info

Timber Frame Self Build

03 Sep 17:00 - 07 Sep 13:00 03 Sep 17:00 - 07 Sep 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This hugely popular course led by architect Pat Borer will teach you a range of timber frame building techniques through hands-on experience, and talks on the process of planning...   More info

Botany for Gardening

15 Sep 10:00 - 16 Sep 13:00 15 Sep 10:00 - 16 Sep 13:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
With a practical and applied approach this module aims to introduce the principles of botany that have a direct relevance to environmental studies and gardening in particular...   More info

Build a Tiny House

01 Oct 09:30 - 04 Oct 12:30 01 Oct 09:30 - 04 Oct 12:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Your main tutor is Carwyn Lloyd Jones who has just been reviewed in The Guardian for this course. Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up...   More info

Social Forestry OCN

23 Oct 09:30 - 26 Oct 17:00 23 Oct 09:30 - 26 Oct 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Explore how woodlands promote social and human wellbeing, and gain the tools to start applying Social Forestry ideas in practice. Delivered within a woodland setting, using a...   More info

Build a Tiny House

26 Oct 09:30 - 29 Oct 12:30 26 Oct 09:30 - 29 Oct 12:30 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Your main tutor is Carwyn Lloyd Jones who has just been reviewed in The Guardian for this course. Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up...   More info

Eco Refurbishment

02 Nov 10:00 - 05 Nov 16:00 02 Nov 10:00 - 05 Nov 16:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Join tutor Nick Parsons, creator of the South Yorkshire Energy Centre, and learn about energy efficiency, renewable energy, water re-use and conservation, healthy buildings and...   More info

Sustainable Woodland Management

05 Nov 14:00 - 09 Nov 14:00 05 Nov 14:00 - 09 Nov 14:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
This comprehensive, practical and popular course set in CAT’s own picturesque wood is essential for anyone currently managing, or thinking of managing, woodland. You'll also...   More info

Build a Tiny House

06 Nov 09:30 - 09 Nov 17:00 06 Nov 09:30 - 09 Nov 17:00 - Machynlleth Machynlleth
Centre for Alternative Technology Centre for Alternative Technology
Learn how to make a beautiful and bespoke tiny house from the ground up including the timber frame structure, interior and renewable systems. Course fee includes 4 days...   More info


© 2017 Go Out