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Redhouse Cymru

Old Town Hall

High Street

Merthyr Tydfil

CF47 8AE

United Kingdom

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WTUC Learning Services are pleased to invite reps from all unions (including those waiting for training) to attend the South Wales Union Learning Representative (ULR) Developmemt Day, 15th February 2018.

The event is free to attend, and will be hosted in the stunning Redhouse (Old Town Hall) situated in the heart of Merthyr Tydfil. The day offers a fantastic opportunity to learn, network and share through listening to guest speakers and participating in workshops.

The theme will be 'Understanding the needs of the Older Worker'

Attendees can participate in two workshops throughout the day, once registered you will be invited to choose from the following workshops (subject to change):

  • Employability and the Older Worker
  • Skills and training challenges facing older people in the workplace and beyond - The toolkit.
  • Filming with a Smartphone
  • Making the most out of Quick Reads

Detailed workshop information is being created and will be available soon.

Union organisers, Wales Union Learning Fund project workers and other union officials interested in learning & education may attend. Places are limited so please contact Angharad Halpin if you are unsure or need further clarification.

Draft Agenda - 15th February 2018 - 09:30 – 16:00 Approx

9.30 – Arrival

10.00 – Start – Welcome and Housekeeping (Sian Cartwright- WTUC)

10.05 – Chair Opening – (Michael Jenkins )

10.15 – Main Speaker – (Steve Huxton – Ageing Well in Wales)

10.45 – Q &A to the Speaker

11.00 –Break

11.15 – Workshops

12.30 – Lunch

1.15 – Welcome back and A.M Workshop Feedback

1.45 – Workshops

3.00 –Break

3.15 -PM Workshop Feedback

3.45 - 4.00 - Finish


A buffet lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements or if you do not require lunch.


The agenda is currently being worked on and therefore subject to change, a final agenda for the day will be issued prior to the event.

How to get there:


Old Town Hall,
High Street,
CF47 8AE

Or for any further info
get in touch on the below;

01685 384 111
click here to email

Parking: Nearby parking facilities Parking charges. Parking map.

Redhouse Website:

Access Needs:

Please let us know if you require special access needs or if we need to know anything else.

Travel costs

Reps should check with their own union in advance to see if they are able to help with travel costs (this will depend on the policy of your own union). The Wales TUC is not able to help with travel costs. PCS reps are asked to contact Steve Donoghue in the regional PCS office to obtain authorisation to attend this event.

How the Wales TUC will use your data when you register for this event:

Important - please read our fair collection, processing and privacy notice here

Many thanks

Angharad Halpin

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Redhouse Cymru

Old Town Hall

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CF47 8AE

United Kingdom

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