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Local Visits

The following lists of schools, groups, colleges and organisations that have attended the Bryn Pica Visitor Centre and some have returned several times.

Local School Visits

Comments:

19 Oct 15
Penyrenglyn Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Wonderful, informative, interesting experience The children really enjoyed themselves and I did too! Mrs Lewis-L.S.A.
16 Oct 15
Penyrenglyn Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
A fantastic trip which is very informative and enjoyable with lots of different activities for the children to learn from. P Jones-Teacher
14 Oct 15
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Another fantastic visit to Bryn Pica all staff are doing a fantastic job & are full of information and are ready to answer any questions the children might have no matter how big or small An excellent educational & valuable trip. Mrs Griffiths
13 Oct 15
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: We enjoyed learning about how stuff is recycled It was fun when the splashed over the wheels We loved the trip around the site in the trucks When we had a go at picking out things in the activity centre it was great I enjoyed it all!
12 Oct 15
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative presentations & video clips Children were really interested & excited to learn about what happens to things that they throw away Lovely 'hands on' activities for children to appreciate what the people do. S. Evans-Teacher
09 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very enjoyable and informative When we asked questions the staff were more than happy to answer T Jones LSA
09 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Today's trip to the Rhys Cycle safari was enjoyable & informative Every part of why we should recycle was explained to the children in a way that kept them interested All members of staff were friendly & willing to listen to the children's comments LSA
08 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Today's visit was really interesting & informative We all learnt lots about what happens to our recycling & how the things that we throw away can be re-used T.A.
08 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent afternoon very interesting & informative All children enjoyed very much thank you M Roberts LSA
07 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable informative visit delivered by experts Nothing to improve, an excellent trip Mrs Beynon T.A.
07 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The staff were amazing They were very informative & answered any questions that the children asked no matter "how silly" the question Overall the day was very educational I am sure the children will remind their families to recycle! HLTA
06 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary School
Recycling Education and Awareness
The children especially enjoyed the hands on sorting of recycling materials The visit to the 'stinky' landfill helps make recycling seem a much more attractive proposition Door to door transport & friendly staff make it an easy trip. Teacher
06 Oct 15
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent overview and insight to the recycling world Children kept entertained and interested throughout the visit. LSA
30 Sep 15
Action for Children, Youth Support Team
Recycling Education and Awareness
We learnt that you can recycle nappies and also what the waste was broken down into.The young people who attended today are tenants in RCT so what they learnt today they will put into practice recycling at home. Catrin Mostafa, Support worker.
28 Sep 15
St Margarets RC Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
What an informative visit! The providers are very friendly and approachable The pupils enjoyed the 'hands on' elements & have gained lots of information about recycling. Well worth a visit. Mrs Lewis-Deputy Headteacher
28 Sep 15
St Margaret's RC Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very interesting to see what happens to our recycling Staff very friendly and informative A great trip thank you. K. Hancock-Teaching Assistant
15 Sep 15
St Margaret's RC Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Children's comments: It was fascinating and Fun, It was Amazing and interesting, It was useful and great.
15 Sep 15
St Margaret's RC Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
An excellent experience Children were all actively involved at all times which ensured their interest was maintained Children left with extended understanding of how and why we recycle. S. Higgs-Teacher
14 Sep 15
St Margarets RC Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great morning with lots of "hands on" Pupils really enjoyed Videos were informative & child friendly Staff also very nice A very worthwhile experience. Mrs Jones
14 Sep 15
St Margarets RC Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for the fantastic & informative trip the children enjoyed all of the activities & raised the importance of recycling at home The staff were very professional & friendly The children have lots to discuss with their families. L Davis-Teacher
25 Aug 15
Valleys Kids Dinas Project
Recycling Education & Awareness
Having visited a couple of years ago I am so impressed with the new developments Educating our children is going to make a huge difference to the planet. Well Done E. Jones-Staff
20 Aug 15
Treherbert Snr Citizens & Widows Assoc'n
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very worthwhile morning giving us a good insight to see it is well worth our time to recycle our household waste & to see what it is made into Those who don't recycle at home should be brought here to see why they must do it Well done RCT. Mrs. B. Ware
19 Aug 15
University of South Wales Playscheme
Recycling Education and Awareness
Children really enjoyed, very knowledgable, children and staff learnt a great deal. Will definitely be back with other children in the future! Excellent! Emily Davies - Playscheme Leader.
14 Aug 15
Merthyr Tydfil College
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very informative Very interesting We will try to bring more students over in future. The trip has inspired the students to challenge the council on doing more to recycle Thank you. G Vowles-Student Support/Tutor
07 Aug 15
The College Merthyr Tydfil
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very informative, I hope my learners take this information and use it positively, making changes in their home lives. Really enjoyed it.
17 Jul 15
Trehopcyn Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very interesting and a vital resource Excellent staff very knowledgeable and helpful answered every question Pitched perfectly for schools... We'll be back! H. Price-Teacher/EcoCoordinator
15 Jul 15
Cymmer Infant School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very enjoyable experience giving lots of information in a way that was easily understood. The tour guides very friendly and approachable L. Blamey- Assistant
14 Jul 15
Pontypridd High School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very well lead Really opened our eyes. Thank You A. Thomas-Head of PE
13 Jul 15
Cymmer Infant School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very informative and interesting The children were engaged and the staff were very good. J. Jones-Teacher
13 Jul 15
Cymmer Infant School
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent learning resource for the children to learn about recycling and what happens to their waste Very interesting Thank You M Culpeck-Clerk
08 Jul 15
Trallwng Infant School
Recycling Education and Awareness
We have all had a fantastic time, Mal & Denzil were both brilliant with the children, patient & fun. They were able to give the message of the importance of recycling in an appropriate way Thank you So much. J. Bennett-Teaching Assistant
03 Jul 15
Porth County Community School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Excellent event Students gained an excellent appreciation of recycling and its importance The presentation were well suited to the students. Excellent Experience. Mal had a very good style of presentation. D. Cook Head of Design & Technology
02 Jul 15
YGG Ynyswen
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very enjoyable experience found the afternoon very interesting As a mother coming to the plant as a helper for the school I was able to understand a lot more on recycling I think this will help the children understand a lot more C.E.Carpenter-Parent
02 Jul 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education and Awareness
Educational The children & staff really enjoyed & learnt a lot about the recycling process Staff were excellent with the children spoke to them in a language that was suitable for their age Diolch. N. John-Teacher
01 Jul 15
Caradog & International Visitors
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very positively impressed by the good recycling effects by the hard work etc To keep the land, water and air clean V. Pizzo Teacher Istituto Comprensivo Archimede Trivitera Italy
01 Jul 15
Caradog & International Visitors
Recycling Education and Awareness
We are very glad that we had such great opportunity to visit the centre All of the presentations and films were very interesting We teachers learnt a lot All of the workers were helpful & friendly Thank you Monika Mikolajc2yu-Sowa- Project Coordinator
22 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting visit with great staff A. Lewis-SNSA
22 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent trip, very informative, Really good fun, Awesome, Children thought It was really exciting and learnt an awful lot an excellent experience The instructors were superb, very understanding & helpful M. Pugh-Teacher
19 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Children's comments: Good, fantastic, cool, brilliant, epic phenomenal, great. We had a great time learning about recycling.
19 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Children's Comments: A good experience but not the way people treat their pets. A good learning experience but I didn't like the smell Good to find out how the rubbish and recycling is sorted. Thank you
18 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
The class had an excellent visit and learnt a lot from great staff Thank you. A Lewis-L.S.A.
18 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Fantastic informative trip for the children & myself we enjoyed all aspects of the workshop & learnt lots about all aspects of recycling The children were given the opportunity to see the amount of rubbish wasted & what is recycled L. Barnard-Teacher
17 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Excellent experience of the recycling safari and recycling C. Stoddart-Teaching Assistant
17 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Well organised, Well Presented, Extremely informative, suitable for age group 7-11, Content shown was suitable and appropriate and the presentations were a suitable length E.K. Roberts-Teacher/Eco Coordinator
16 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
Very interesting trip the children seen and learnt a lot about recycling. M Bargewell-Teaching Assistant
16 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education and Awareness
A fabulous experience for the children & myself We have learnt an awful amount of interesting facts about recycling A thoroughly interesting & factual experience Both Mathew & Mal were very helpful & interesting teachers C.L. Hughes HLTA
15 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thoroughly enjoyed the experience Lots of information was obtained that we didn't know. Mrs Hughes-HLTA
15 Jun 15
Ton Pentre Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent experience of all the recycling work The children will remember their experience C. Stoddart
12 Jun 15
Cwmclydach Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very informative session thoroughly enjoyed by all the children and adults The children are very keen to share what they have learnt with everyone in school. Thank you for a very informative session L. Lewis-Deputy Headteacher
11 Jun 15
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Thank you for allowing us to visit the site The children learnt a great deal about the process of recycling It was an excellent learning experience for the children and the staff were fantastic with the children. A Hughes-Deputy Headteacher
10 Jun 15
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
All the staff and children enjoyed our visit here and we all learnt a lot about recycling and what happens to what we recycle Thank you for having us. N. Morris-LSA
10 Jun 15
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very interesting & informative visit Safari raised lots of interesting factors that we had not considered It helped the children to realise how important it is for them to recycle in order to preserve their futures T. John-Teacher
09 Jun 15
LLanhari Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting and engaging videos The children learnt a lot about recycli9ng and enjoyed the practical activity. M. Bume-Teacher
09 Jun 15
LLanhari Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An enjoyable morning Very thorough with information Both the children and myself enjoyed the experiences J. Thomas-SNSA
08 Jun 15
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
The children really enjoyed this visit they learnt a great deal and would love to come back again. Really good information and a pleasant visit M. Snook Teaching Assistant
08 Jun 15
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very informative experience enjoyed by both staff and children. J Jones-Teaching Assistant
04 Jun 15
Darren Las Primary
Recycling Education and Awareness
Fantastic experience for the children and myself We learnt lots and I know the children will go on feedback to their classmates Thank You. S.Brooks-Teacher
22 May 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting & useful information Children really enjoyed & understood clearly made everything fun & easy to understand Friendly staff Passing the message on to others to visit Thank You D Bees- Teachers Assistant
22 May 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting & Useful The children enjoyed & understood clearly Friendly staff We'll be passing the message on for others to attend Thank you very much and more than happy to come back and visit again D. Bees-Teaching Assistant
21 May 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education and Awareness
An extremely interesting & informative trip one of the best we have been on The children have thoroughly enjoyed and have learnt so much and all want to come back An excellent inspiration for our themed work Thank you all S. Lewis-Teacher
20 May 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really interesting Full of valuable information The children enjoyed the sorting of the recycling and the safari around the site It's brilliant to see the areas the children had many questions. A. Swift-Teaching Assistant
19 May 15
Y G G Ynyswen
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very enjoyable trip lots of useful information, engaged well with the children & lots of pupil participation to keep them busy including hands on experiences sorting through the recyclables children thoroughly enjoyed Thank you. S. Morris-Teacher
18 May 15
Llwyncelyn Infant School
Recycling Education & Awareness
An amazing trip to Bryn Pica All children & staff enjoyed all aspects from the videos and the safari around the site Children were engaged throughout I must say we have learnt a lot this morning Diolch yn Fawr S. Jones -Deputy Head Teacher.
08 May 15
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent & worthwhile visit very well organised Very informative for all the children with plenty of opportunity for them to have first hand experience on all aspects of recycling Da Iawn to a great team D.James -LSA
08 May 15
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Lovely trip with lots of information about recycling All of the children that visited really enjoyed. N. Davies-T.A.
06 May 15
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic morning had by all of the children during their visit Children enjoyed both the safari & the classroom based activities Very informative & a fantastic resource available to schools We would love to return Thank you for having us R. Evans-Teacher
06 May 15
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative visit where I too have learnt something new The children were engaged and really enjoyed their visit Thank You S. Britton-HLTA
29 Apr 15
Caegarw Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils comments. Today I enjoyed my visit and I would definitely work here when I get the opportunity. I really enjoyed it here because it was fascinating how much rubbish gets recycled.
28 Apr 15
Cardiff University School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you very much for showing our group of 15 year 1 Environmental students around the facility. The students cover the theory in lectures but a site visit shows the logistical problems & the reality on the ground of such operations. Dr P Brabham C.Ge.
24 Apr 15
Tai Education Centre
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a fantastic day!! The children really enjoyed & can't wait to go back to school to tell the others all of the valuable information that they have learnt Mal & Mathew were wonderful & there wasn't a question they couldn't answer. L. Ali-Teacher
23 Apr 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very useful & informative trip A great mix of hands on activities Both Mal & Denzil were really accommodating and had a great manner with the children Would love to come again J. Ball-Teacher
22 Apr 15
Caegarw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils Comments: I enjoyed my time at Amgen recycling centre I have learnt how very important recycling is We had a go at sorting the recycling into the right boxes I really enjoyed my time at Amgen Recycling Centre I think it was a very educational trip
20 Apr 15
Caegarw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a fantastic educational experience of recycling. The leaders had great knowledge & understanding & explained in great detail during the talk and safari The children really enjoyed the day Thank you D. Wrenn-Teaching Assistant
17 Apr 15
Llwyncrwn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very well run & informative visit The children really enjoyed and learnt a lot Thank you S. Challinor-N. Nurse
17 Apr 15
Llwyncrwn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Mal & Mathew were really helpful with any questions the children asked They took the children around the site in 2 groups and explained everything C. Rees-Eco Coordinator
15 Apr 15
YGG Tonyrefail
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent and informative trip for our schools ECO council. The trip around the site was an eye opener as to how our waste gets treated and recycled. Friendly and informative staff. Owen Phillips, Teacher.
14 Apr 15
Gwauncelyn W.I. Tonteg
Recycling Education & Awareness
A most interesting & informative visit we all learnt a lot Both Mathew & Mal who did the presentation were very friendly & polite. N. Ashman-Gwauncelyn W.I. Committee Member.
13 Apr 15
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent educational visit highlighting how easy it is to recycle and look after our environment S. Corn Lecturer
09 Apr 15
Harris Family of Tonypandy
Recycling Education & Awareness
I brought my children here as they had a school project on recycling It was a fantastic experience We gained a wide range of knowledge They both really enjoyed the visit & would definitely come again. Thank you very much H. Harris-Parent
25 Mar 15
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children all enjoyed the experience of seeing all of the different aspects of recycling. Thank You R. Faulkhnah-Teachers Aid
24 Mar 15
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children have learnt so much more by visiting and experiencing the reality of Bryn Pica Very helpful, friendly and informative staff Diolch Yn Fawr Iawn R. Page- Teaching Assistant
24 Mar 15
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent informative visit Children were enthused & educated Brilliant to see the site at first hand & to realise how important it is to recycle properly Great staff who communicated well & on an understandable & humorous way Great Job M Lloyd-Teacher
23 Mar 15
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
We very much enjoyed our visit today it was very educational & fun Lots of information & facts that we will remember and we will remember the importance of recycling Thank you very much S. Hopkins
23 Mar 15
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent visit which I would thoroughly recommend Mathew & Mal are welcoming and really know what they are talking about! The safari is brilliant and all the children enjoyed Can't thank you both enough Dioch yn Fawr. B. Mathias- Teacher
19 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting & educational visit Really enjoyed the practical activity Both providers were excellent with the children A very useful visit hopefully the children will remember Bryn Pica when they recycle at home T. Bannister-Teacher
19 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children learnt that you can recycle many things than they thought Children's Comments: We enjoyed exploring on the safari, the videos and answering the questions
18 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Another excellent visit All pupils thoroughly enjoyed & learnt so much We will use the information facts back at school to create leaflets about recycling Thank you very much A. Black-Teacher
18 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupil Comment: Today was excellent because we learnt about recycling and rubbish and they took us on a landfill safari. Thank you so much another excellent trip.
16 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit both providers were informative & helpful Good mix of listening, questioning & participation Will certainly use the facility in the future Not only the children but the adults learnt a good deal G. Taylor-Teacher
16 Mar 15
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Our year 2 & 3 pupils thought the visit was excellent because we saw what happens to all of our recycling their comments were: Enjoyed learning about where it went after leaving our doorsteps. How much rubbish we waste & throw away We enjoyed learning.
12 Mar 15
Penywaun Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic experience for our small group of children with autism The talk was adapted for the children, both Mal & Mathew were brilliant It was a trip that we hope we can repeat if they don't mind having us back. T Griffiths-Teacher
11 Mar 15
Penywaun Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Extremely valuable information gained by the children about recycling,all children were focused and engaged and enjoyed the visit.The staff were very friendly towards the children and adults and made us all feel welcomed. S.Jones H.L.T.A
10 Mar 15
Penywaun Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very enjoyable lots of good information for the class on recycling. They especially enjoyed the ride in the jeep around the site, thank you very much. Lisa Hancock Teacher
09 Mar 15
Ton Pentre Infants School
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have had such a lovely morning,the children are all really enthusiastic about recycling and are really keen to all work at the centre!We will be going back to school and will be starting to recycle batteries. Stephanie Davies Class Teacher.
05 Mar 15
Coleg y Cymoedd Nantgarw
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enlightening as well as informative visit, the whole cohort was amazed at the process that continues after the consumed recycles their waste. G.Dodd, lecturer.
05 Mar 15
Coleg y Cymoedd Nantgarw
Recycling Education & Awareness
Todays visit was both enjoyable and informative, students gained valuable knowledge and evidence for their Welsh Baccalaureate studies. A real eye opener to household recycling the impact on the environment and our wildlife. D.Philemon, course tutor.
04 Mar 15
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was very well organised plenty of interesting information & videos An informative safari around the facility The students who have learning difficulties were engaged right throughout Talk pitched at a good level. E. Lippard-Lecturer
02 Mar 15
Aberdare Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was well planned & organised The material was at an appropriate level for the pupils & was presented to them in an interesting way The pack for teachers has so much information to take back to school Free transport makes things so much easier LH
26 Feb 15
Gwaelod Y Garth Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic trip Thank you so much The children were engaged in the videos The safari was excellent The children will certainly remember it for a long time It was well run, informative & the staff were friendly We'd love to come back Mrs Elsarrag-Teacher
24 Feb 15
Adref Pontypridd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative I will definitely be recycling in the future. Sarah; I never used to recycle but it's opened my eyes & I will from now on, Richard; Really enjoyed the talk, informative would recommend it to others and encourage others to recycle Sup Stf
23 Feb 15
Cymmer Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really enjoyable interactive for the children Lots of facts & information presented clearly and in a fun way A great facility that is completely free and well worth a visit Thank you for your time & patience with the boys. M. Carpenter - Teacher
12 Feb 15
Castle House Project Pontypridd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really enjoyed the visit It was very informative and presented well I have certainly learnt a lot & will return at a later date with different clients. A Richard - Support Staff.
06 Feb 15
Cwmdare Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's comments: It was great to find out where all of our rubbish goes I have learnt so much. Interesting! especially when we went on the safari
06 Feb 15
Cwmdare Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It was fab we learnt all about things that we can recycle and things that cannot be recycled. Thank you an interesting Day!
05 Feb 15
Coleg Y Cymoedd Nantgarw
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very educational session very well organised All staff very knowledgeable and informative. Very enjoyable, highly recommended. R. Barclay- Lecturer
04 Feb 15
Cwmdare Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
All the children found this a very enjoyable & informative visit Information was delivered extremely well at a level easily understood by them An excellent trip K. A. Price-PPA Teacher
04 Feb 15
Cwmdare Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: Really good, spectacular, It was brilliant seeing what happens to all the rubbish, Really good I loved all of it, Loved everything apart from the smell, I enjoyed every part of it.
02 Feb 15
Cwmdare Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A wonderful trip all the children learnt so much about the recycling plant Thank you for answering all the children's questions we thoroughly enjoyed. Diolch yn Fawr. Gardiner -Teacher
28 Jan 15
Youth Support Team
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative & useful will be paying more attention to all my recycling Learnt a lot about fines categories of waste, recycling batteries & nappies too I really believe in recycling and learnt about the environmental hazards in the world.
27 Jan 15
NHS Neuropsychiatry
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very educational, friendly staff excellent with our client group spoke slowly & clearly Safari very enjoyable (very smelly) Staff took time to answer all questions Fabulous once again All clients & staff enjoyed. Thanks again Rhian & Gang
22 Jan 15
Coleg Y Cymoedd Nantgarw
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent educational presentation & tour. M Parsons L.S.A. Opinions from students: Educational, helps communities, enjoyed the videos, highlights environmental issues, worthwhile experience.
21 Jan 15
Coleg Y Cymoedd Nantgarw
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for this very educational tour I think all of us have realised just how much waste is actually generated Seeing this is an important part of realising how important recycling is & needs to become. V. Smith-Tutor
19 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: Awesome, Amazing Best School trip All the children enjoyed Thank You
19 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: I enjoyed the safari, Super. Well delivered and well informative K. Gunton Teaching Assistant
15 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: Enjoyed sorting out the recycling. Lots of information and good videos to help us learn
15 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It helped us to learn about recycling. I enjoyed going around the site in the truck.
13 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It was really cool and Fun. This was a fun way to learn about recycling. Amazing. I enjoyed the safari, but it was a bit smelly!
13 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very good and friendly staff who carried out our visit.Information was put across very clear and made fun for the children and staff to understand.I would definitely recommend this visit to other schools. J.Hutton, Teaching Assistant.
12 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
This is a fun way to engage children in the recycling process. Our guides were very informative and delivered in a child friendly way Excellent experience Mrs Jones L.E.A.
12 Jan 15
Alaw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
This is an excellent educational way to learn about recycling Brilliant and well organised The children really enjoyed this afternoon K Gunton Teaching Assistant
08 Jan 15
Ysgol Ty Coch
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic well informed morning it was delivered at the children's level and they were very interested in what they heard and seen Thank you so much. S. Nuthall N.G. Instructor.
12 Dec 14
Gelli Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
This experience is invaluable and our eco council always return to school enthusiastic about recycling and keen to get their classmates recycling too! Carol Flanary Davies, Deputy Head.
08 Dec 14
Llwyncrwn Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a fantastic experience we all really enjoyed learning about the recycling process.We had a warm welcome and I will recommend a visit to other teachers in the school, brilliant!! Thank you very much. S.Swain, teacher
26 Nov 14
Aberdare Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thanks for a great day.Presentation was very interesting and educational.I feel that all the pupils have learnt something from today and have enjoyed themselves.Mat was great with the kids and everything else throughout the day. J.Ford, L&N Assistant
24 Nov 14
RCT Graduate Officers
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very insightful and interesting day,we learnt a lot of new information on recycling,waste and the process involved in managing this.The day was a unique opportunity to visit a landfill site and to see the workings of the centre. D.Haman,J.Thomas,K.Lelliot
21 Nov 14
Trealaw Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative morning,friendly staff.Children and staff really enjoyed.Thank-you. L.May, T.A.
20 Nov 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
As part of sustainability of advanced Baccaulaereate. Very informative, enjoyable & engaging with students. Nicole Richards-Jones, Lecturer
18 Nov 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting overview about recycling, staff very helpful & informative, giving a much wider view about recycling.
17 Nov 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent experience,good quality videos,knowledgeable presenter,students knew very little about the issues before starting,they were given every opportunity to ask questions at their level,they learned a lot. Sian John, Lecturer
10 Nov 14
Cilfynydd Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable & informative morning,the children were kept focused on the different aspects of recycling.Mat answered all their questions with genuine enthusiasm and excellent knowledge of this subject. Kay Collins, HLTA.
06 Nov 14
Porth Infants School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children & staff have had a thoroughly informative and enjoyable morning.The children really enjoyed the practical recycling activity & were enthusiastic about the landfill safari.Fantastic staff and educational environment.Elane Thomas, class teacher.
04 Nov 14
Coleg Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Second visit-again-excellent! All aspects of the recycling operation explained really well.The safari is excellent.Students enjoyed all aspects. C.Scott-Chemistry lecturer.
30 Oct 14
The Sherwood Family
Recycling Education & Awareness
A wonderful facility a must for future generatios.Congratulations on all your hard work Amgen.I will recommend this educational visit to all walks of life thank you. M Sherwood, mother.
24 Oct 14
Pontrhondda Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children found our trip very informative We learnt lots about recycling The children had a lovely time. T Jones-Teachers Assistant
23 Oct 14
Coleg Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation It was pitched really well very informative & the tour around the facility was excellent All videos were relevant and put the message over well. C. Scott-Chemistry Lecturer
21 Oct 14
Coleg Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you again Very informative and very powerful presentations I very much hope it will change attitudes and lifestyles L. Maddock-Lecturer
20 Oct 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent visit today We were given plenty of information on recycling The safari was very good to see the whole process All students enjoyed and the staff were very helpful. S Thomas-Tutor
17 Oct 14
Pontrhondda Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have had a fantastic time this morning We have learnt a lot The variety of activities giving the children hands on and worth while experiences Great friendly staff Thank You. E. Dando-Deputy Head
17 Oct 14
Pontrhondda Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have had a fabulous experience today It has been very interesting for the children & informative for the adults It is an excellent resource for schools & hopefully educate families of the importance of recycling. R. Rees-Headteacher
16 Oct 14
Coleg Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very well organised session informative DVD's excellent presenters Very informative Thank you very much. L. Maddock-Lecturer
15 Oct 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit very informative & child friendly All our children & staff really enjoyed & can't wait to get some of the information on to our "Recycling" topic board Very friendly recycling staff P.Mackey-Teaching Assistant
13 Oct 14
Glynhafod Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent well run day! Bother teacher & children really enjoyed the day and learnt a lot too!! Will recommend P. Tampsett-Teacher
13 Oct 14
Glynhafod Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Once again I am impressed with our day at Bryn Pica It is a fun, iknformative and interesting day L.Evans-Teaching Assistant
09 Oct 14
Parc Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An educational afternoon had by all The staff & children enjoyed very much We learnt a lot of new facts that we did not know before The tutuors were very helpful & friendly They made us feel welcome A. Rich-Teaching Asst
08 Oct 14
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic experience Staff were excellent All children were fully engaged and thoroughly enjoyed the various activities Thank you so much J. Lweis-Whitcher. LSA
08 Oct 14
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Absolutely fantastic! We had a wonderful visit this morning Children & staff learnt a great deal Both Mal & Mat were superb Big recommendations will be passed on. S Howells-Deputy Head Teacher
07 Oct 14
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a fantastic trip! Very informative for staff & pupils Both members of staff were friendly & very well informed We all enjoyed all aspects of our trip especially recycling and the safari. I would thoroughly recommend any school to take this trip
07 Oct 14
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic morning visit Staff were excellent with the children & full of information the children thoroughly enjoyed all the activities they took part in whilst developing their knowledge of recycling We will be back for more visits S Rossiter-Teacher
02 Oct 14
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit for our eco council Learnt a lot & every member of staff were and knowledgeable. Will return with future councils. O. Wrangham-Teacher (Eco Council)
01 Oct 14
Pengeulan Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent trip suitable for the age rangs Staff very informative and welcoming Plenty of tasks to keep children entertained and informed C Morgan-Teacher
30 Sep 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent information for raising our students awareness of recycling issues and opportuities The students found it extremely interesting The staff involved were very knowledgeable. Thank you very much D. Price-Lecturer Business Studies
29 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
As I haven't visited the recycling plant previously I was looking forward to today's visit. I wasn't disappointed the children were kept engaged & I am sure we have all learnt a lot from this experience Friendly staff P Griffiths Teaching Assistant
25 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable morning teaching the children & adults about recycling I think the children had fun working in the mini MRF & found the safari around the plant & site interesting and fun S Bowen-Teaching Assistant
24 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative morning children really enjoyed Big thanks to Mal & Mathew. B. Kelly
24 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments: It was good to see what happens to our rubbish. It was awesome, I loved it. Awesome as to what recycled things are made into. I would love to come again as I thought it was brilliant. It was a good Eco trip. Thank you
23 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative morning All children thoroughly enjoyed the morning It was very child friendly and all activities were very age appropriate N Bridges-Teacher
23 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent well organised trip Very enjoyable & informative Staff all friendly. Will definitely recommend. Diolch yn Fawr J E Lewis-Teacher
22 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable & educational experience for the children & adults. We loved the opportunity to "work" in the recycling room. S.D. Meyler-HLTA
22 Sep 14
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic trip, lots of information very well run. Nice Staff S. Campbell - Teachers Assistant
17 Sep 14
Vision Products RCT Apprentices
Recycling Education & Awareness
Brilliant educational visit Very informative, gives you lots of valuable information Will bring another group soon. S. Davies- Training Officer
15 Sep 14
Ynyscynon Early Learning Centre
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit Great for the children to see what happens to the rubbish how it is sorted out and what it is made into Also the different vehicles were a big hit They loved the safari & videos Staff were very friendly & helpful. V. Thomas-Teacher
12 Aug 14
Penywaun Enterprise Partnership
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really informative & thought provoking session Interesting topic & really enjoyed site visit The children enjoyed & hopefully will change the recycling habits at home. This will help with delivery of communities first action plan in lifeskills M. Roberts
11 Aug 14
G Webster RCT Resident
Recycling Education & Awareness
Extremely informative & interesting visit A real "eye opener" I am now more determined than ever to" push" others to recycle. I can recommend this safari many people need to visit If they did many would convert to recycling. G Webster
11 Aug 14
A Chapman RCT Resident/Business Owner
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting tour Every RCT Resident/business owner should come on the tour to encourage them to recycle and for them to see the work that goes on on our behalf I will be recommending this to everyone Mal is an excellent and knowledgeable tour guide
17 Jul 14
Trerobart Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We really enjoyed the visit. The children came away with lots of interesting facts and information. Thank You K Spear
14 Jul 14
Cymmer Infant School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The Children loved the visit! The staff were great - clear information given. It was appropriate for their young age. We had a great informative time We'll be back. J. Jones- Teacher
14 Jul 14
Cymmer Infant School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It was a nice Day We loved it, we liked going in the jeep and seeing all the rubbish & recycling We have learnt a lot about recycling. It was fun sorting out the recycling When we go home we are to tell our mams & dads to recycle more
11 Jul 14
Glenboi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit Childrern thoroughly enjoyed the visit Lots of information given by very knowledgeable staff. J Williams - Teacher
09 Jul 14
YGG Evan James
Recycling Education & Awareness
We always thoroughly enjoy our visits to Bryn Pica So informative & makes recycling 'Real' When we see where our rubbish goes I've yet to meet a pupil who has not enjoyed their visit Diolch! M Morris - Teacher
09 Jul 14
Youth International Exchange Group
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit the whole group enjoyed it & learnt lots Excellent guides who are clearly knowledgeable and love to pass on the message of recycling K Cope - Team Leader
07 Jul 14
Coed y Lan Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative videos.The children loved the trip around the plant they all came back talking excitedly about recycling!Thank you!
07 Jul 14
Coed Y Lan Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative videos The children loved the landfill safari around the site. They all came back talking excitedly about recycling. Thank You
04 Jul 14
YGG Evan James
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children all enjoyed and learnt a lot thank you. E P Conner-Teacher
03 Jul 14
Maesybryn Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative videos on all aspects of recycling The children were kept focused & the questions at the end of the videos were good Staff were friendly, helpful & informative & willing to answer any questions the children had. J Halliday-Tchr Asst
27 Jun 14
Windsor Clive Jnr School
Recycling Education & Awareness
It has been a highly informative, interactive and fun day. the children really enjoyed themselves, especially going out on the landfill safari. We have learnt a lot about recycling Thank you for such a great day Mrs Prothoroe - Teacher
26 Jun 14
Penyrenglyn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting & informative the children really enjoyed the tour around the site Both the children and myself learnt many new things about recycling great! J Hanly - Teacher
25 Jun 14
Cymmer Infants
Recycling Education & Awareness
WOW! What a lovely afternoon the school ECO Council learnt a lot and really enjoyed Our visitors from our partnership school school in Uganda were amazed & very impressed I would recommend a visit in the future Miss Dobbs - Teacher
19 Jun 14
Glanffrwd Infants
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent interaction with children fantastic resources & experiences The enjoyed the activity centre They thoroughly enjoyed the safari many pupils comments were "awesome" "best trip ever" & "let's teach mam & dad" R. Maguire - Teacher
19 Jun 14
Glanffrwd Infants
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit Children & staff thoroughly enjoyed We all found the visit very interesting & eye opening The safari was thoroughly enjoyed the staff worked well with the children & answered all of our questions L. Gilman - Teacher
13 Jun 14
Y.G.G. Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thoroughly enjoyed the experience,myself and the children learnt loads of new things,this trip has provided first hand experience to the children and will help with their work in school as they can now imagine what things look like,it's been very useful.
12 Jun 14
Y.G.G. Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very happy with the services and information.Very educational for the children and everybody has enjoyed all week! Thank you.
12 Jun 14
Y.G.G. Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really informative visit and interesting children were really impressed with the safari especially seeing the bird man and the harris hawks.Were not too keen with the smell though.Children have learnt a lot and keen to ask questions. Fabulous !
11 Jun 14
Ferndale Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was extremely informative and interesting.Pupils were amazed and in awe at the levels of landfill and recycling that takes place on site.The staff are a wealth of knowledge and have a good relationship with teachers and students.
10 Jun 14
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
The safari was good & informative Pupils Comments: I've learnt that you can recycle nappies but have to be put in a special bag, Different experiences are good. The safari, videos and sorting the recycling helps children to take in all the information
10 Jun 14
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils Comments: I liked the jeep to discover how to recycle and about landfill. I now know gas comes out of the landfill. The videos were good I liked working in the activity centre. I know it's hard working in the recycling centre.
09 Jun 14
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
What an excellent morning! The children & i have thoroughly enjoyed ourselves We have learnt so much I have pages of interesting facts to take back with me The safari was amazing again full of facts & information I can't thank you enough K Marsh- Teacher
09 Jun 14
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Education & Awareness
One of the best trips we have been on. Really informative and learnt some really interesting facts The staff are all so friendly and do a really good job Would definitely come again. A fab trip. C Lewis - Teacher
02 Jun 14
Spare Rib Group Pontyclun
Recycling Education & Awareness
Disgraceful that all the work done here is not given wider press Excellent speakers opened our eyes and our minds This talk should be a must for everyone- Legislation must be in place in the whole of the UK If one can do it all must! R Barnes.
29 May 14
Taf Cluster Tonyrefail & Gilfach Goch
Recycling Education & Awareness
Families really enjoyed the whole trip Learning about what happens to their recycling. Very interesting & very educational shows the importance of recycling and saving the environment Thank you to the lovely staff & all their hard work M Bakta L.P. Worker
23 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really informative, student friendly for a range of abilities Interesting to identify exactly where the rubbish goes & how important it is to recycle. Excellent Carry on the good work! Superb
22 May 14
Comenius Project with Cyfarthfa Jnr
Recycling Education & Awareness
I thought it was perfect very informative and you seem to like your jobs Maybe that will light the fire. The hands on was super & child appropriate Nice that we could see. N. Boehmer Teacher Berlin & Therese Teacher Stochholm
22 May 14
Comenius Project with Cyfarthfa Jnr
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was very interesting & easy to follow for the children with other languages They thought it was fun & they learnt a lot Good with the practical work The safari was impressive and to see the hills of garbage. Very Good B. M Harssan Teacher Sweden
21 May 14
Comenius Project with Cyfarthfa Jnr
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was an enjoyable & educational visit It was great for the kids to interact with recycling & understand the process It was well delivered I learnt a lot about the new types of recycling process that are currently being used today Teacher Otto Wells Prim
21 May 14
Comenius Project with Cyfarthfa Jnr
Recycling Education & Awareness
We got a very good presentation of the site & we saw informative videos A great part was when the children sorted out the recycling The safari gave us a wider perspective The two hosts were excellent. G. Rodlee Teacher - Sweden
20 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very welcoming & really interesting lots of visual resources & examples of recycled items. Lots of opportunities to ask questions & everything was explained in a child friendly way & it is somewhere we would like to visit again Thank You
19 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
We had a brilliant morning learned a lot about recycling.It was very interesing & the staff were fantastic with our pupils.They gave us lots of information & answered all of our questions.Really enjoyed & would love to come back again.S.Lewis Teacher
19 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
We had a brilliant morning Learnt a lot about recycling It was very interesting & the staff were fantastic with our pupils They gave us lots of information & answered all of our questions Really enjoyed would love to come back again S Lewis Teacher
16 May 14
Oaklands Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have come along today with our after school club "COPS".We have all thoroughly enjoyed and learnt a lot !! Thank you so much !! J.Madge - Nursery Nurse
15 May 14
RCT Traineeship Programme
Recycling Education & Awareness
Students Comments: Really Good and eye opener. It was really interesting when you see it for yourself.
14 May 14
Tonteg W I
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent & informative session very enlightening. Both Mathew & Mal were so informative when we battered them with all of our questions. They survived the pressure really well. M. Rogers W.I. President
13 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
An extremely informative morning pitched at the correct level for our pupils.We were all amazed at how our waste is recycled and what it is used to make.The safari was a highlight showing pupils first hand. S.Williams-Class Teacher
12 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting,learnt so much more than we already know.Everyone should visit+see how materials can be recycled+how hard the staff work here.We shall definately do a push on more battery recycling,excellent morning!Diolch.
09 May 14
ADREF
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation,very informative.Enjoyed the safari. Mike, support worker
08 May 14
Ysgol Hen Felyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
A thought provoking presentation that raised awareness for both pupils & staff We have been given useful resources that will allow us to teach this area of our ESDGC curriculum in the future Staff have been patient, friendly & informative L.Evans-Lees Tch
06 May 14
Oaklands Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children enjoyed their visit.It was very interesting and much time was spent explaining the site and answering the childrens questions.Thank you,will certainly recommend it and return for a full visit. C.Westcott, Teacher
02 May 14
Treorchy Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you the morning has been really good,the children enjoyed,the staff are brilliant. L.James Teacher
01 May 14
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great and informative visit, which we all enjoyed thank you. E. Boat-Teacher
30 Apr 14
Park Lane Special School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was very interesting and worth while.The pupils gained plenty of knowledge.Fantastic tour of the landfill site.Great educational value.Mal and Mathew made everyone feel welcome,thanks. J.Morgan Park Lane N.N.E.B.
25 Apr 14
Glyncoch Community Regeneration
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very impressive tour of the Bryn Pica landfill site The videos & presentation were superb Excellent day I would recommend it everyone to come and have a look. Very satisfactory H. Cook Community Volunteer
23 Apr 14
RCT Procurement
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very Good - Really informative definitely worth a visit for all residents of RCT! Excellent educational visit for all!. Comments from Staff
22 Apr 14
Penrhys Partnership
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have all had a fun and interesting day.Staff very friendly and the children and staff enjoyed immensely.Looking forward to coming again,Thak you!! D.Taylor Community Engagement Worker
17 Apr 14
Abercwmboi Communities First
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was very enjoyable, educative and interesting.It was a good afternoon for the children and they interacted well.It is run very well & everything was delivered excellently.
16 Apr 14
Cwmaman Playscheme
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was very good the children learnt a lot and the staff were very lovely & helpful L Parry-Facilitator
15 Apr 14
Rhian Broad Group
Recycling Education & Awareness
Extremely educational,presented with great knowledge.Safari was important as it shows how much more recycling is needed.More advertising is needed to make people aware of this fantastic visitor and activity centre.
11 Apr 14
YGG Llwyncelyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great experience for the children to see first hand where their reycling and rubbish goes looking forward to coming back soon Deputy Headteacher
10 Apr 14
Blaengwawr Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative & highly useful short tour of the site & facilities Provided much food for thought & a great deal of material which can be used back in school for follow up Should be an essential visit for all RCT Residents B Tidicombe-Teacher
09 Apr 14
Our Lady's Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
All the children had a wonderful time learning more about recycling and having a tour of the landfill.Thank you to the wonderful staff.We will be back for a full visit.Lindsey Roberts Teaching Assistant.
08 Apr 14
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit the children learnt a lot about recycling and the videos were great.
07 Apr 14
Hirwaun Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
We had an excellent tour the children really enjoyed the afternoon film and all the information they found out.Mrs James - Teacher
03 Apr 14
Llwydcoed Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting and informative visit children enjoyed and should now be more aware of the importance of recycling friendly and welcoming staff. S Rogers- T.A.
03 Apr 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent organised presentation from very knowledgeable staff Had a very good rapour with our students & held their attention for the whole duration Would definitely return next academic year hopefully with more groups R Thomas-Lecturer
02 Apr 14
Glynhafod Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We really enjoyed the safari The children learnt a lot from this experience. L. Smith-T.A.
01 Apr 14
Miskin Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fabulous morning learning This will have a very positive impact on children's knowledge & understanding & give them a healthy social & community perspective on waste & recycling Excellent organisation children engaged throughout W Jenkins-Teacher
28 Mar 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
We all had a fantastic time and Mat was lovely to our S.E.N. pupils.The pupils were very attentive and thoroughly enjoyed.We all learned so much.Thankyou X
27 Mar 14
Penygraig Infants
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic informative session for the children and staff,children really enjoyed their visit and learnt a great deal about recycling different materials and the importance of recycling.Thank you very much for a great morning.J.Griffiths class teacher
26 Mar 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
"Interesting to see the process of what happens to our waste, I didn't realise how big the site was, it's an eye opener and I will think differently about what I recycle. Thank You I enjoyed". "I enjoyed the day, learnt a lot. Students Comments.
25 Mar 14
Penygraig Infants
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children had an extremely informative & interesting morning The children learnt lots about recycling & had a fantastic trip on the safari. Every child will definitely remember the 'smell' Thank you very much we had a lovely morning J Griffiths-Teacher
24 Mar 14
Tonypandy Senior Residents
Recycling Education & Awareness
Today we were educated about recycling We all thought that we were doing good but have learnt that we can do more We wash our cans etc. The visit was very good thank you.
21 Mar 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative for both staff & pupils Recycle staff very helpful & friendly good for the children to learn what happens to their rubbish & recycling This trip will influence the way we think about our waste back at school. Staff Comments
21 Mar 14
Penpych Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
All children really enjoyed listening & answering questions to all the videos Everyone extremely friendly & informative about recycling We all thought the safari was COOL!! This has given both children & staff an insight into recycling T Bassett- HLTA
20 Mar 14
Coleg y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Students comments-good information,interesting,brilliant,very informative and entertaining,very good,very informative,will recycle more,very interesting will continue to recycle,learnt a lot of new information,I now know more about recycling
19 Mar 14
Ysgol Hen Felin
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent all round presentation & tour by Mal & Mat. It was so informative & interesting. It was done in an enjoyable manner Pupils were totally engaged lots of questions were put to them so they had to think about how & why we need to recycle. S Cleary
19 Mar 14
Coleg y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent facility highlighting enviromental issues to students.Some very interesting facts for students to help them with their education and also in their daily lives.Really enjoyed! Sharon Corns, lecturer in Compting.
18 Mar 14
Tonypandy Senior Residents
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting and really enjoyed the time. Thank you. Learnt a lot today, most interesting everything was explained in detail I enjoyed many thanks. Groups Comments.
17 Mar 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for an interesting & informative visit The tour around the site was really good & the students learnt a lot about what happens to our waste and recycling. M Evans-Lecturer
14 Mar 14
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative & enjoyable The children enjoyed the videos the safari & practical activities The children learnt a great deal about the importance of recycling A great deal of follow up work can be done from the visit D. James - Teacher
14 Mar 14
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent afternoon,very educational for the children in all aspects of recycling.The children were very interested and asked lots of questions.Thoroughly enjoyed the land rover tour aswell,great visit all round.
13 Mar 14
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Great afternoons visit,very thought provoking.Good variety of activities to stimulate children & maintain their interest.Children were very attentive & clearly enjoyed the visit.Thanks Mal & Mathew
12 Mar 14
YGG Tonyrefail
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children have really enjoyed this visit today They have learnt lots of new things Thank you very much for having us C. Jones - Teacher
12 Mar 14
YGG Tonyrefail
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative and enjoyable visit with friendly staff We have learnt a lot about recycling. Thank you S. Jones-Teaching Assistant
11 Mar 14
Abercynon Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children really enjoyed the visit, very interesting and entertaining Excellent resource for our topic on recycling Miss Betts-Teacher
11 Mar 14
Abercynon Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments:I loved it, I enjoyed this trip, I liked it & I am definately will come back, I would come here again I enjoyed it, I enjoed my day & I would come back again, I enjoyed it I will come back, I learnt lots I hope I can come back.
07 Mar 14
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycle Education & Awareness
Pupils thought the site was amazing They learnt so much about their kerbside waste & recycling They enjoyed the safari Including the smell! They will be able to speak to others about how we need to increase our recycling. R Kerr-Teacher
07 Mar 14
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils comments: It was the best day ever, Best trip ever! I learnt lots of things, Amazing! Interesting! Brilliant Day! Intriguing... The pupils asked some really good relevant questions!
05 Mar 14
Tonyrefail Conmprehensive School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative session Lots of information for pupils which was conveyed in a friendly & clear way Lots of opportunities for pupils to ask questions Good trip around the site which helped to understand the scale of recycling. G Reese-Teacher
04 Mar 14
Llantrisant Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent,made to feel very welcome.Powerpoint information and discussion were age appropriate & very informative.Mat did a good job of relating to pupils they loved the recycling activity and tour of the tip,time was planned well. Laura Geary-teacher
03 Mar 14
Abercynon Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic visit full of lots of practical, visual material for the pupils All children were engaged & participated fully answering & asking questionsStaff were friendly & knowledgeable Highlights were sorting the recycling & the safari A.M.Pritchard Tcr
03 Mar 14
Abercynon Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable afternoon Well organised & conveyed to all children They learnt lots from this & were very enthusiastic Good mix of hands on & visual experiences that they really engaged in Links perfectly to our topic in School. Mrs McKay Teacher
28 Feb 14
1st Tonyrefail Scout Group
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting and informative morning the boys all enjoyed it and were full of questions. E. Henshaw-Akela
27 Feb 14
Mr & Mrs Davies Family Visit
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent awareness/educational session on waste & recycling though a combination of talk videos & on site tour Highlighted extent of recycling including new developments Would recommend to others to visit our family of 3 generations attended today
21 Feb 14
Abercynon Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic visit to end our topic based work on recycling The class enjoyed the discussion and were really enthusiastic when doing the sorting of the recyclables they also loved the safari The class were engaged & learnt a lot . Mrs Scannell-Teacher
21 Feb 14
Abercynon Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A really exciting trip Well worth a visit Thoroughly enjoyed by all and really well organised. S. Williams-L.S.A. Teaching Asst
20 Feb 14
Capcoch Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children found this very interesting they asked various questions and the people delivered the presentation very good.Information given to the children was very useful. C.G.Ball N.N.E.B
19 Feb 14
Penrhys Primary Early Years
Recycling Education & Awareness
Both children & staff had a great visit to Bryn pica today We learnt lots of facts about the landfill site & what happens to our recycling & we learnt many new words to add to our vocabulary Thanks to Mathew & Mal. R. Warren-Foundation Phase Teacher
19 Feb 14
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
very interesting for the children to see & learn about recycling Child friendly staff that were great with the children Would recommend for all school children to visit H. Bennett-LSA
18 Feb 14
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very organised, minibus was prompt. The visit was arranged as part of our theme & the visit was organised by the recycling staff to fit in with our theme Children really enjoyed sorting out the recycling H Howells - Teacher
18 Feb 14
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit for the children Pitched very well at their level of understanding Great interactive hands on activity Really feeds well into school objective of learning about packaging materials & recycling. Mrs M Jones-Teacher
17 Feb 14
Tonypandy Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable experience. The children & staff loved learning about all the recycling and the huge effort made by staff working here The Children loved the safari & sorting through the rubbish. Thank you very much. Mrs Stodart-Boulton Teacher
17 Feb 14
Ysgol Yr Eos
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit, really informative & educational. Staff really friendly & enthusiastic Children enjoyed so much! Thank you so much S. Hutton-Teacher
07 Feb 14
AEG MSc Erth Sciences Cardiff University
Recycling Education & Awareness
Each year as part of the MSc training a class of students visit the landfill We consider it an important part of the course actually seeing an operational landfill in action The visitor centre has a wealth of information available for students Dr T Jones
06 Feb 14
Cwmlai Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A thoroughly enjoyable visit this morning Very informative & thought provoking Lots of useful discussions School & pupils keen to embark on more recycling projects especially battery recycling Great experience to go on the safari E A Scott Act'g HdTeacher
05 Feb 14
RCT Enforcement / Awareness Team
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very clear & interesting presentation & safari Would highly recommend this to others Gave me an insight into recycling & help my role as an awareness officer. A fantastic visit it confirmed my commitment to recycling Thanks to Mal & Mat. Team's Comments
04 Feb 14
Darran Park Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic visit Children & myself learnt a lot about recycling D Flowers. Teaching Asst.
03 Feb 14
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent tour around the landfill & the children enjoyed the videos I'm sure they learnt a lot form the information given R. Faulwell - Teacher's Aid
31 Jan 14
Cwmbach CiW Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We had a lovely morning today All the staff were friendly and helpful The children enjoyed talking to them and asking questions Thank you for a very informative morning We would love to come again L Pavett-Teacher
31 Jan 14
Cwmbach CiW Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Extremely informative trip that all the children enjoyed They thoroughly enjoyed the safari to see where all of the recycling & refuse goes to. It was good to see the videos and the children can see how important it is to recycle. Thank you all
30 Jan 14
YGG Bodringallt
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative, The children learnt more about What to recycle and why, they took part in sorting out the recycling. Hands on a great way to learn. The staff were very knowledgeable & could answer all the children's questions R Pritchard - Teacher
30 Jan 14
YGG Bodringallt
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments: I didn't realise it was going to be so good & interesting I have inspiration to recycle & tell others why its so important I thought the videos were very interesting I've learnt so much about recycling & the environment by coming today
29 Jan 14
Wattstown Community Centre
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was amazing, really informed and thought provoking. Well worth the visit It covered all waste and recycling issues M. Caddy - Tutor
28 Jan 14
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really enjoyed once again I aim to bring my group every year because its very useful to see up close what happens to our waste The staff are very helpful and the students clearly enjoyed The visit encourages recycling & is a valuable resource D Morgan Lcr
27 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It was fun & I like the safari Very interesting I loved the role play I enjoyed the videos I enjoyed the powerpoint presentation It was all very interesting. The staff are great & we have really enjoyed our visit here J Moulds-HLTA
24 Jan 14
Porth County Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative visit giving information on recyclable materials We all enjoyed a visit around the site in the Jeep & found our guide Mathew very informative Great staff, friendly atmosphere would recommend a visit to everyone. Miss Whitehead-Teacher
23 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: It was good fun: It was really good: I had lots of fun thank you: It was good fun and I liked it thank you:
22 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for a lovely visit here at your recycling centre.It has been very interesting and your staff are fabulous with our children.Thanks on behalf of all staff at Tylorstown.
21 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent educational visit! All the pupils have really enjoyed learning more about recycling and why it is important! This has been a very informative afternoon Many thanks to Mathew & Mal. H Barrett-Teacher
20 Jan 14
Marie Clare Sarane Mencap Cymru
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really educational, informative & raised awareness that volunteers it would be beneficial for our voluteers to see the videos & a tour of the site. Excellent & worthwhile, would highly recommend M. C. Sarane-Mencap Cymru
20 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent trip very informative for the children & adults All schools should be making use of these facilities to educate our young people on the importance of recycling Thank you very much Mal & Mathew. K.A. Tuck - Deputy Head
20 Jan 14
A Lawton Re-Uniform Shop Pontypridd
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great insight into the results of recycling from your doorstep & to find out where & how it is recycled A tour of the site is a great first hand experience of what RCT do and how Amgen manage the site How they embrace the environment A Lawton. RCT
17 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for our tour, We have enjoyed it and it was very interesting. A Edwards T.A.
16 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
We have really enjoyed our tour & presentation. We have learnt so much today about recycling and how important it is The staff were brilliant & the children have enjoyed listening & asking questions J Moulds HLTA
15 Jan 14
Tonypandy OAP Association
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting visit.Staff very helpful a complete eye opener.Learned a lot about recycling and what happens to the various types of rubbish.Mrs Ivey Secretary.
14 Jan 14
Parc Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic morning which gives the pupils a realistic & worthwhile insight into the importance of recycling & waste management A brilliant facility which is hands on As always Mal & Mat made this a fantastic visit D Wiliams Head Teacher
13 Jan 14
Tylorstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent visit great organisation The children have learnt so much by visiting There is no substitute for actually being here Everyone should visit this centre I'm sure it would have a positive effect on recycling Thank you Mal & Mat C. Davies-Teacher
19 Dec 13
YGG Bodringallt
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit today by our eco council was extremely beneficial as the information & facts that they were given was relevant All of the pupils enjoyed sorting through the recycling but really enjoyed the safari The staff were excellent. M James - Deputy Head
18 Dec 13
Cwmbach Community Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative the pupils responded well enjoying the hands on activities.Staff found out a few facts too and the instructors were very knowledgeable and interacted well with the pupils. S.D.Perry, Class Teacher.
17 Dec 13
University of Wales Students
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very Informative tour of the landfill was good, I learnt a lot on how the landfill site and recycling centre was operated Its good to see young children to cultivate their recycling habits. A Beautiful recycling centre facing beautiful scenic hills.
13 Dec 13
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting & thought provoking experience forthe children & myself Very informative & plenty of opportunities for the children to learn All the children enjoyed the trip & were engaged throuhout the morning J Webster - Teacher
13 Dec 13
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils comments: It was awesome. It was wicked. Amazing x3 It was epic. Outstanding the quote of the day: This is the best day ever! Thoroughly enjoyed by all & educational at the same time Diolch J Webster -Teacher
12 Dec 13
Y.G.G. Llyn y Forwyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
An enjoyable morning had by all.The children thoroughly enjoyed sorting the rubbish.The videos and safari were very informative.They found the safari interesting and were full of questions.Excellent,thank you very much. B.Brewer-Teacher
11 Dec 13
RCT Finance
Recycling Education & Awareness
We found the session extremely useful and more awareness on recycling I would recommend its a very useful videos on environmental impact. Extremely useful & informative. Mal was very knowledgeable. L. Pike - RCT Accountant
10 Dec 13
Rhondda Hearing Club
Recycling Education & Awareness
We found the safari & the videos both informative & interesting The staff were obliging & friendly I have been here 3-4 times and have found it interesting everytime. Groups Comments.
04 Dec 13
CISWO (Ynyswbwl)
Recycling Education & Awareness
All agreed very interesting and a necessary process and educational for the need to recycle more material. M.Watkins
02 Dec 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
I was very impresseed with what the plant does It has made me think about what I will do with the rubbish I produce and that I will recycle more I am glad that I came it was very informative Thank you T. Gibson - Student
27 Nov 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thanks for the experience The safari was really good to see and gave the students an insight into waste and what is done with it R Santos - Lecturer
26 Nov 13
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
this visit was extremely interesting & very worthwhile the way in which the whole morning was presented & delivered was excellent, especially having the the chance to visit the landfill site. I would recommend this visit to other schools. S Wilson-Teacher
25 Nov 13
Caradog Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic organisation showing the children what happens to the recycling and also at the landfill Excellent powerpoint & videos to engage all the children on the group who were of a varied age range A great morning. R Evans-Teacher
22 Nov 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting & informative session All Students were kept engaged throughout with plenty of opportunity to ask questions & give opinion Both staff members involved in the session were friendly & enthusiastic A very worthwhile trip A Loveday Lecturer
22 Nov 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Two brilliant sessions laid on for our students Highly informative staff who had a wonderful manner towards the students & staff We all learnt a lot from the sessions & will definitely be returning with other students in the future. R. Thomas - Lecturer
21 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent as always Very very informative I think that everyone should come here Lots of improvements have been made since our last visit So its good to know has a positive future Thank You very much J Weatherburn - Teacher
20 Nov 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thanks for a great time The boys enjoyed themselves and have gained further knowledge on recycling and the environment. R. Santos - Lecturer
19 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative trip The site is changing rapidly with more initiatives being added As always staff are brilliant with the children providing information at their level A very enjoyable time had by all Thank You J Evans - LSA
18 Nov 13
Maesycoed Primary School Eco Club
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a wonderful experience thank you for making us feel so welcome You taught us so much in a short space of time Your presentation was warm & friendly packed with relevant info & facts The children particulary liked sorting the recyclable L Evans L.S.A.
15 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children found it very interesting, enjoyed the activities and were eager to answer all questions ! A.Sheppard, Teacher
15 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative afternoon very interesting. J Reynolds. Teaching Assistant
14 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
All enjoyed. Learnt lots of interesting facts. Kay Marsh, Helper.
14 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was awesome,the videos were good and the mini recycling was really fun.It was cool because I liked it when we were sorting the recycling.It was sad when we learnt about the animals dying from the plastic. Year 3 pupils comments.
13 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children enjoyed the trip both Mathew & Mal taking the morning were brilliant! Explained everything clearly and are clearly enthusiastic about their joband very friendly. Thank you very much for the experience. M Doodes Teaching Assistant
13 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent Children thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the visit They had great fun 'Sorting' the recycling All children have have learnt lots of important information from talks and videos Diolch yn Fawr!! S. Marsh - Teacher
12 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments I can't believe that the landfill will be full within 15 years I have learnt about all the different things that get recycled I enjoyed the safari. I liked looking at the machinery I liked the smell! Children had a great time LGriffith
12 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children's Comments: I enjoyed sorting through the recycling, I enjoyed everything, I enjoyed the tour, I enjoyed the films. Thank you for CD Rom & Info sheets L Griffith - Teacher
11 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very valuable and informative visit. The pupils really enjoyed the sorting of the recyclables and the landfill safari Mal & Mathew were both very friendly and knew their stuff Diolch N. Mann - Student Teacher
11 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Well organised plenty to keep the children occupied Informative. Children had obviously enjoyed themselves L. Griffith - Teacher
08 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent sessions with information tailored to suit the children Very informative children thoroughly enjoyed and were activly engaged all morning Brilliant powerpoints & videos with amazing activities Very friendly & knowledgeable staff L Horan Teacher
08 Nov 13
YGG Aberdar
Recycling Education & Awareness
Well organised Excellent presentation from staff and through the use of the whiteboard Safety a priority at all times Information about recycling was comprehensive and at the correct level for KS2. T Davies - Teacher
07 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative day Good use of examples of materials that children could touch & talk about Interseting Info given by both Mathew & Mal & the safari was excellent as it made the idea of recycling more real for young children Thank you. S Evans Teacher
07 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentations with child friendly information Excellent presenters Very informative & useful safai that the children really enjoyed Thank you S Evans Teacher
06 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent rapport with the children clear messages given to the children Presentations were age appropriate Pupils were engaged throughout presentations & asked may questions well organised. H Gould Deputy Headteacher
06 Nov 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation child friendly information All pupils & adults really enjoyed the visit H Pearce - LSA
01 Nov 13
1st Tonyrefail Scout Group
Recycling Education & Awareness
The group enjoyed this morning's visit it was very interesting and we learnt a lot Hope to visit again to see how things have developed. C. Downer - ACSL
01 Nov 13
Capel Farm Centre Tonyrefail
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very enjoyable experience and learnt a lot about recycling. I hope to bring more children the next time we visit. S Williams - Resident
31 Oct 13
RCT Traineeship Programme
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was absolutely fabulous and made us aware of the importance of recycling I firmly believe the visit should be compulsory for schools to ensure that future generations are fully aware and its very very beneficial to the residents of RCT G Black.
30 Oct 13
Valleys Kids Dinas Project
Recycling Education & Awareness
I am so impressed by the presentations and the safari I had no idea of all the different uses of our waste Our visit is part of a project in Pen Dinas thats to encourage residents to recycle & the children will be encouraged to take back the info E Jones
29 Oct 13
Residents of Constantine Court
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very intersting to know what happens to our recycling and household waste an interesting place to see well worth visiting. Keep up the good work. Residents Comments
28 Oct 13
Mr & Mrs Lloyd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Realy enjoyable Found out loads but as always its true people who make the place / experience Brilliantly done Very knowledgeable and well researched throughout. Mr Lloyd Resident
28 Oct 13
Capel Farm Centre Tonyrefail
Recycling Education & Awareness
We all really enjoyed visiting the recycling centre. We learnt things that we didn't know you could recycle All the children liked the visit too As it teaches them to recycle more The staff were really good with us all on today's visit L Williams Resident
25 Oct 13
Tonteg W.I.
Recycling Education & Awareness
Extremely interesting both guides were excellent very informative good tour of site well worth the visit.Videos shown were relevant.Nice to see young people involved.Thanks for a great visit. Sue Sherry, W.I. member
24 Oct 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
All students have enjoyed the experience of seeing recycling as it happens Students learnt about the importance of recycling. Excellent experience for all. R Bennett - Tutor
24 Oct 13
Enforcement Officer (Apprentice)
Recycling Education & Awareness
The tour was very insightful and informative I would recommend it to everyone A. Richards S.E.A.
22 Oct 13
Rhigos Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
All children enjoyed the visit,the activity sorting the waste was brilliant,all children took part and I think they had a good understanding of what they can recycle,a lot said they were going to tell their parents. Carys Hope Teaching assistant.
22 Oct 13
Rhigos Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Had a lovely informative trip whilst visiting the recycling plant.The children really enjoyed the activities,sorting out the recycling was their favourite,they were able to identify the different bundles as we drove around. Mrs Bergun + Miss walsh
21 Oct 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Rhondda Campus
Recycling Education & Awareness
I found the visit worthwhile and very informative
18 Oct 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Brilliant trip very informative & interesting lovely mix of hands on experiences & videos The staff were great. S. Chislett - Teacher
18 Oct 13
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent trip the children really enjoyed It was very informative Mathew & Mal were excellent with the children Thank you very much L.Griffiths - Teacher
17 Oct 13
Bodringallt Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a fab afternoon! The relationship the staff had with the pupils was very, very positive Excellent use of resources to keep the children interested, great questions used to stimulate thoughts, ideas & discussion T Lamb - Deputy Head Teacher
16 Oct 13
Bodringallt Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
This has been one of the most amazing educational trips that we have been on. It engaged all the pupils & provided an excellent experience for all pupils & staff. Wonderful we will spread the word. J MCInnes - SEBD Teacher
15 Oct 13
YGG Castellau
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very friendly, and educational engaged the children at all times High level of safety for staff & children Answered all of the questions asked by the children Would recommend to other schools. information on hand when needed. C. Harris T.A.
11 Oct 13
Gelli Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An absolutely fantastic visit we have all learnt something new - me included! We will take back our experiences back to school & spread the word! Our next action will be 'recycling batteries' Thank you for your time, transport & good nature with the visit
11 Oct 13
Dolau Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very fun & active introduction to litter & recycling The children thoroughly enjoyed the safari and learnt many new things All staff were helpful and worked well with the children. Thank you J. Gwenter - Teacher
10 Oct 13
Tonypandy Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children were all interested and inquisitive when driving around the recycling plant/landfill.They learnt about the different processes, types of recycling, quantities and prices.Third time up here now and the staff are always friendly. Mr Smith - Teacher
09 Oct 13
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The class really enjoyed their visit to Bryn Pica and gained valuable first hand experience of the importance of recycling and the environment and what happens when they recycle a mattress. Thanks to Mal & Mat for their help. C. Thomas - Teacher
08 Oct 13
Dolau Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The activities are short enough to keep the children captivated and the message is clear the staff are extremely child friendly and great with children B. Thomas - Teacher
07 Oct 13
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great experience. The children found it very insightful and enjoyed the safari around the site. B Harding - Teacher
04 Oct 13
Caegarw Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A Fantastic visit, very informative and interesting and the children all enjoyed. E Miller - Teacher
03 Oct 13
Cwmclydach Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent trip! Very well organised. Friendly staff with a wealth of knowledge to share. The morning was enjoyed by both children & staff. Thank you very much. K. Phillips - Teacher
02 Oct 13
YGG Pont Sion Norton
Recycling Education & Awareness
A great morning out! very informative, interesting and the staff are great with the children. We've all learnt a lot. Diolch Yn Fawr. E Cotter - Teacher
01 Oct 13
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An amazing insight to recycling. The children loved the trip. Great professional staff. Fun learning about recycling (child comment) K.J.Rees teacher's assisstant
30 Sep 13
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit with a wide range of informative information The children thoroughly enjoyed the experience and gained a wider knowledge and understanding of recycling as a whole. Thank You L Davies - Teacher
27 Sep 13
Cefn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments: It was awesome. Interesting experience. That safari was cool but it stank. I really want to come again. Mat is really nice. S. Hunter - Teacher
26 Sep 13
Cefn Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very well organised & delivered visit an eye opening experience giving plenty of scope for thought & discussion A visit that should be made by everyone The children obviously enjoyed all of the mixed & varied activities Well done A Jones - Teacher
26 Sep 13
Cefn Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
The staff were fantastic gave great presentation and were friendly and informative.The safari over the landfill was good fun and the children really enjoyed it,I even learnt loads of new things.Can't wait to come back. Sophie Hunter, Teacher
25 Sep 13
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Adults & children learnt & benefitted from the trip immensly Mat & Mal were entertaining double act full of information & reasons for recycling regularly I want to bring the whole school now Additional info gratefully received. R. Makin - Head Teacher
23 Sep 13
Coleg Y Cymoedd Aberdare
Recycling Education & Awareness
I thought that the visit was very educational and allowed the students to learn about recyclintg The staff were very knowlegeable and passed their knowledge on to the students I would recommend this trip to other courses at the college. G John - Lecturer
19 Sep 13
Happy Wanderers Walking Group
Recycling Education & Awareness
Better than expected!!! Fascinating visit. So interesting and informative, new insights. Everybody should come! Talk and visit so well presented excellent experience. C.Meikle group member
18 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments: Now I realise how important it is to recycle because it helps everyone I enjoyed this morning because it interesting to learn about what things are made of I enjoyed working in the Mini MRF We loved going around in the Jeep.. Thank you
18 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic habds on informative experience The pupils & staff have learnt a great deal which I am sure that they will take home Thank you so much. Pupils said it was amazing & great fun A. Hall - Deputy Head
17 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent presentation There was so much useful information. We have all learnt a loy and it will really change our views A really valuable experience Thank You Would love to come back N Densley - Teacher
17 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent experience for both the children & adults Friendly staff and very informative. Children thoroughly enjoyed every part of the expeience. Thank You A Merritt - L.S.A.
16 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for a very informative trip The children really enjoyed the experience and the friendly staff were great! Mrs Turner
16 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for a very informative & enjoyable visit The children were engaged and interested at all times (as were the adults) Information was delivered at an appropriate level for everyone to understand. E. Kear - Teacher.
13 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very Informative, nice & friendly towards the children. I actually learnt a lot myself. J. Smith L.S.A.
13 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The experience today has been amazingly valuable to both children & staff. Both Mathew & Mal were engaging and full of enthusiasm An excellent experience from the moment we arrived. D Anstee - Teacher
12 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Childrens Comments: Cool Brilliant very kind men, to good to be true, we learnt a lot, Fantastic. the men were helpful.
12 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation. Very informative, friendly & helpful staff. We all enjoyed ourselves very much Thank You M. Roberts L.S.A.
11 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative in an age appropriate way that children could understand. Lots of opportunities for children to develop an understanding in a hands on way L. Evans - Teacher
11 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An amazing experience for us all! The children enjoyed it and I hope that will be more thoughtful recyclers The staff were very knowledgeable and child friendly. J Beynon - Nursery Nurse.
10 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Our class thoroughly enjoyed the visit to your site Great hosts The children & adults learnt so much about the materials used to create other materials very informative we will follow up work when we are back at school F.K. Evas - Teacher
10 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for a friendly, informative and enjoyable afternoon We all learnt so much and thoroughly enjoyed. J Lewis - Teacher
09 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting visit for both adults and children! Everyone enjoyed the visit The best part for some was the safari and some enjoyed recycling the household waste K. Walters - Teacher
09 Sep 13
Williamstown Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very knowledgeable day which all of the children aged 7 - 8 enjoyed. N. West L.S.A.
05 Sep 13
Zion Chapel Ynysybwl
Recycling Education & Awareness
It was a real eye opener I never realised just how big a problem litter not recycled had become I will be an ambassador to encourage more people to recycle M. Jenkins
04 Sep 13
Giles Family
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation An eye opener and a topic that everyone on the planet should be aware of. Excellent work RCT. Thank You. Mrs B. Giles RCT resident
02 Sep 13
Mrs Brown & Family RCT Residents
Recycling Education & Awareness
This was a very informative & educational visit for both my daughter & my parents It has helped us by motovating us to recycle even more now. I will be back soon with educational groups We were very impressed by the knowledge & attention throughout KWoods
30 Aug 13
Zion Chapel Ynysybwl
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent videos and explanations This could change peoples ways, it has totally changed mine. Excellent very interesting & imformative impressed with how much RCT are leaders in recycling J. Jones
29 Aug 13
The Carmichael & Nowlan Familes
Recycling Education & Awareness
Really enjoyable Wish more people would come on the safari to open more eyes Thank you very much appreciated. Well worth coming to see I have learnt so much more today Every household should be encouraged to come on the safari C.A. Carmichael & C Nowlan
28 Aug 13
Vision Products
Recycling Education & Awareness
Staff Comments: really good & inspiring, very educational & learnt a lot especially about the importance of reycling, thoroughly enjoyed a great experience. Really enjoyed but a bit smelly
21 Aug 13
Penrhys Partnership
Recycling Education & Awareness
Had a very enjoyable day Mat & Denzil were really friendly & helpful. They enjoyed the films and learnt a lot about recycling. Hope to come again soon with a new group, Thank You !! Debbie Taylor Community Engagement Worker
07 Aug 13
Mr Estebanez Family
Recycling Education & Awareness
very detail explanation of the various processes on site and to process the removal of the different waste materials an excellent visit Mr B Estebanez
06 Aug 13
Efail Isaf Senior Citizens
Recycling Education & Awareness
This is the most interesting and informative visit A real "Eye Opener" The information shown and explained should be given extensive TV cover on all channels nationwide. J Wornham Secretary
05 Aug 13
Upper Cynon Community first
Recycling Education & Awareness
"Best Day Ever" A lot of useful information, very enjoyable. we learnt a lot and look forward to coming again L. Voyle Project worker
02 Aug 13
Taf Communities First
Recycling Education & Awareness
once again a fantastic information session which all families thoroughly enjoyed The staff are very encouraging & the information was informal Thank you I will ensure that many more groups benefit from a fantastic experience A Bidderson Learning Project
01 Aug 13
Poppykins Daycare
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you so much for an enjoyable trip the children had a fantastic time learning about recycling. They had a real treat seeing the refuse cart working and sitting in the cab! Sorting through the recycling Thank you so much for a fab visit V. McAllister
01 Aug 13
The Gainsbury Family
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting visit Inspirational to see the enormous efforts involved in recycling Given me a lot of hope to see the technological input I hope RCT moves to a higher position in Wales for recycling as I am sure it deserves it
31 Jul 13
Uni Club Unitarian Church Aberdare
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent, so well conducted by the staff The children learnt so much & really enjoyed it all the children should have this experience Its their future The "Hands On" recycling was brilliant What can I say VERY IMPRESSED Thank you. J Foster-Leader
31 Jul 13
Taff Cluster Community First
Recycling Education & Awareness
We all had a great Rhys Cycle safari tour around the site the amount we learnt about recycling was unbelievable Simple things can make a big difference Our guides were nice & friendly too T. Davies- Parent
24 Jul 13
Baptist Zion Church Ynysybwl
Recycling Education & Awareness
Interesting, informative & educational. Eye opening, more people should visit. A very worth while venture, should get more publicity. Very pleased with the ambition of the site. Group members comments.
23 Jul 13
Efail Isaf Senior Citizens
Recycling Education & Awareness
Groups Comments: So very interesting to know what happens with our recycling, most impressive & informative. What an eye opener everyone should see. An excellent presentation that everyone should see. So much information.
19 Jul 13
Bore Coffi
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent well presented with clear information well worth a visit more people should be made aware of the problems of inconsiderate dumping of waste The presentation was delivered politely & efficiently Mr T. morgan Group Member
18 Jul 13
Little Munchkins
Recycling Education & Awareness
Amazing outing The children loved waving to the bin men & were excited to see where they worked Although the children were very young they staill had lots of fun They enjoyed sorting through the recycling The adults know more about recycling now S Blowers
17 Jul 13
YG Garth Olwg
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a truly excellent experience an eye and information opener. Mal & Mathew are fantastic guides with plenty of patience & with vast knowledge of the industry The teacher & children loved the day Will be back soon with more children A Thomas - Teacher
15 Jul 13
Tonteg Community Centre
Recycling Education & Awareness
Brilliant! in a horrific way, especially the video of how rubbish is affecting th planet's wildlife. J Jones
15 Jul 13
Llantwit Fadre Community Council
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent & really iluminating visit really makes you think! All of our questions were answered very well by your experienced & informative staff Would like a repeat visit I thoroughly enjoyed the visit & learnt a great deal. Council Members
11 Jul 13
Coed Y Lan Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent, very interesting and interactive tour, friendly staff with so much information Thank You S J Mallett- Teaching Asst:
11 Jul 13
L Patteson RCT Resident
Recycling Education & Awareness
A Very interesting visit. Its just a shame that everyone doesn't recycle more
10 Jul 13
YGG Evan James
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent! Children really enjoyed both sections of the trip and thoroughly enjoyed overall. Targeted well at the age group Mr. Spanswick-Teacher
10 Jul 13
Darrenlas Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was very informative & enjoyable The class learnt a lot from the engaging activities and the staff were excellent. The safari visit showed the class the reality of what they were learning. S James-Teacher
09 Jul 13
Penyrenglyn Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
An enjoyable & very informative visit. All the children & staff were engaged and lernt a great deal. The centre staff were excellent C Travelyan - Acting Headteacher
08 Jul 13
Mrs Williams RCT Resident
Recycling Education & Awareness
I thoroughly enjoyed the talk & the tour It was very thought provoking Everyone in RCT should come to realise the good work going on & how they can contribute to recycling more & creating less waste. Thank you Mrs J. Williams
08 Jul 13
Abercynon Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
We had a great visit to the recycling centre today the children were engaged & keen to learn The Rhys Cycle safari was very informative & interesting The children enjoyed the info DVD's Every child learnt something new Thank You Mrs Scanell - Teacher
05 Jul 13
Trerobart Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative, entertaining & interesting too. All of the children enjoyed themselves and would love to come again. Already looking forward to our next visit. S. Edwards-Teacher.
04 Jul 13
Maesbryn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent trip very informative and well organised The children and adults both thoroughly enjoyed the visit. Thank You. R. Price-Teacher
04 Jul 13
Hirwaun Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative visit The children learnt loads and found it very interesting Very friendly and helpful Staff Thank you very much. R. Davies-Teacher
02 Jul 13
Penpych Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit was really interesting We learnt a lot about recycling & different types of rubbish The children were fascinated with the big cubes of rubbish & how much they are worth Thank you for a very interesting day A Morgan-Deputy Head
01 Jul 13
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very good insight into where our waste and recycling goes very well organised with excellent tutorials J Jones - teaching Asst.
28 Jun 13
Cymmer Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A really brilliant morning Really informative lots of fun & very interesting We would like to say a big thank you to Mal & Mat who were very friendly & taught us lots! We will definitely recommend the trip to everyone back at school M. Carpenter - Teacher
27 Jun 13
Blaengwawr Comprehensive EBP
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent visit staff were professional enthusiastic & pitched presentation at the correct level for the group The students had the opportunity to see first hand how the site works & the job roles within The students perceptions were changed R Wear Adviso
27 Jun 13
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent interesting & informative visit Pupils attitudes changed during the morning & they were engaged by the presentations & knowlegeable staff Staff were very good interacting with the pupils P Griffin - Head of Mathermatics
27 Jun 13
Mr & Mrs Jones RCT Residents
Recycling Education & Awareness
Exceptionally interesting providing an insight into the process employed in recycling Things we would never have dreamed of So glad that we took the opportunity to attend the tour Well done RCT. Thanks for your time & interesting talk. Ron & Avril Jones
25 Jun 13
Porth Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fascinating visit. I learnt so much! The pupils and I Really enjoyed and the staff were lovely. L. Davies Teaching Asst.
25 Jun 13
Detatched Youth Team Tonypandy Comm Coll
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for our visit We all really enjoyed ourselves. The staff are very knowledgeable and were able to answer all of our questions I think its very important for all young people to to be aware of recycling L. Jones Detatched Youth Worker
24 Jun 13
Cwmbach OAP Group
Recycling Education and Awareness
A very interesting and informative visit. We now know how to recycle correctly and will pass our information that we had from today's visit on to others Thank you very much. M. Jones Chair Person Cwmbach OAP
21 Jun 13
Penyrenglyn School Pupils comments
Recycling Education & Awareness
I enjoyed the quiz learnt that its all done manually don't use landfills for your waste but recycle it. I learnt that we can recycle clothing didn't know polystyrene was made from oil and we can recycle it. I didn't know plastic lasts for ever!
21 Jun 13
Penyrenglyn Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fabulous trip the children had a great time It was informative & links in with our curriculum this term The children now know a lot more about recycling & will hopefully take this knowledge home. A fun & interesting trip. P Jones-Teacher
20 Jun 13
G Caines RCT Resident
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very interesting afternoon, learnt so much about the process of recycling It was definitely an eye opener to see all the waste that ends up in our landfill site We also learnt about how waste can be reused & was pleasantly suprised @ what can be created
20 Jun 13
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent Pupils really enjoyedvery informative Mal & Mat both fabulous with the pupils Several girls didn't paricularly want to come on this visit but all returned to school saying that they thoroughly enjoyed themselves D Hone - Teacher
19 Jun 13
Porth Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A fantastic trip Well organised & very informative Friendly staff who worked brilliantly with the pupils Every School should visit Thank You. D Stevens-Teacher
19 Jun 13
Porth Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Pupils Comments I've been taught loads about recycling, I like talking about recycling, I know I can recycle more, I know how to recycle now, If we recycle our rubbish we can re-use it, I know how to recycle batteries now An excellent day Thank You
18 Jun 13
Porth Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
A brilliant trip Lots of information for the children to take back to school & use The children were amazed on how much could be recycled & what the results of recycling could produce L Coleman-L.S.A.
18 Jun 13
Porth Junior School
Recycling Education & Awareness
I have been on this trip several times now and I can't advocate it enough It changed my outlook of rubbish & has changed my ideas when teaching children about sustainability An excellent must do activity Every child should have to do this activity G Jones
17 Jun 13
Mrs Church & Family
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent opportunity to see first hand what happens to our mountains of waste It has certainly opened my eyes. I recycled before but I will do more A great guide and a real asset to RCT. Thank You W Church
31 May 13
Viva! Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting Great not only for adults but children of the future. It encourages children to throw litter in the bins rather than the floor or water. All of us enjoyed it and thank you. F. Morris - Development Officer
30 May 13
St Margaret's Church Aberaman
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative & enjoyable D. Way-Vicar
29 May 13
Pontygwaith Walking Group
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very educational & informative Appreciative of the work having to be carried out by employees A real eye opener Realise that there needs to be more education to the public. The guys carrying out the talk were great! J Jones
29 May 13
Penrhys Partnership
Recycling Awareness & Education
Learned a lot about recycling. Everyone enjoyed and will definitely come back. Very interesting. Thank You. D. Taylor Youth/Playworker
24 May 13
University of South Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
Really informative especially the facts & figures Also the trip around the landfill site & videos Very informative Would love to bring students up to visit in future D Williams Sustainability Manager
24 May 13
Thomas Family
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent & informative. The children enjoyed themselves and learnt all about waste and recycling. C. Thomas
23 May 13
Spectacle Theatre
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very eye openingexperience a useful session Thank you
23 May 13
RCT HR Environmental Services
Recycling Awareness & Education
Really interesting visit even those of us who recycle learnt a great deal. Would encourage others to come up for a visit Absolutely fantastic! M. Lindley - HR Advisor
22 May 13
RCT Youth programme
Recycling Awareness & Education
Students comments: Very educational. Upsetting to see what we are doing to our environment when you don't recycle. I learnt so much. Its really disgusting what our world is coming to.
21 May 13
Rhydyfelin Infants School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent visit The children enjoyed the experience It was good for the children to find out first hand what happens to their rubbish They enjoyed sorting all the recyclable materials D Sass - Teacher
21 May 13
Rhydyfelin Infants School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's comments: I enjoyed the safari Jane. I enjoyed the recycling Rhiana. I liked putting the rubbish in the bin Trystan. I saw a flowery mattress McKenzie. Excellent service, educational & helpful friendly staff. J Harris - Teacher
20 May 13
Gwaunmeisgyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
WOW as usual a well organised informative visit to the site Great classroom sessions with presentations & videos that appeal to the children, made by children very inspiring keep up the excellent work. Well done. R Hughes - Teacher
17 May 13
Pentre Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative and interesting A good experience to encourage recycling G Rowlands LSA/TA
17 May 13
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative afternoon Both members of staff were helpful and knowledgeable and good to have a variety of visual aids and activities to engage learners I have been here before and everytime I come I learn something new. M. Jones - Lecturer
16 May 13
Cwmlai Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very informative morning. All pupils were totally engaged in the activities Presentations were age appropriate in a colourful learning environment Excellent question & answer sessions With friendly education officers AE Richards - T.A.
15 May 13
Oaklands Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very interesting visit and the children thoroughly enjoyed it and learning to care for their environment
14 May 13
Our Lady's of Lourdes
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative for the children & staff. The children thoroughly enjoyed and learnt lots about recycling. Thank You J Gibbon-PPA Teacher
13 May 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent Information & friendly staff. Mrs Bannister - LSA/Ta
08 May 13
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed their visit. Ideas were given in a child friendly language. Children are very enthusiastic about recycling. S C Blancli - Teacher
02 May 13
Sue Watts & Jenny Hilton RCT Residents
Recycling Awareness & Education
Most informative, even to a committed recycler. A real eye opener, really good thank you. We Will Tell Everyone. S. Watts - RCT Resident
01 May 13
Penywaun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
most enjoyable morning children enjoyed the safari around the site the presentation & videos were very informative lots of info to take back to school Even the staff were fab sharing their experience of recycling in a way the children understood S Lloyd
01 May 13
Penywaun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children really enjoyed very interesting & informative Staff very helpful answered all of our questions We learned a lot about recycling We will be using the info to encourage the children to do more recycling at home & in school L Howells- Teaching Asst.
29 Apr 13
Tonyrefail Comprehensive with EBP
Recycling Awareness & Education
Highly informative, interesting & in depth knowledge provided by both Mal & Mathew. Pupils thoroughly enjoyed the landfill safari Very grateful for the resources given. Many thanks indeed. Keep it up, excellent & educational E Williams - Teacher D+T
26 Apr 13
Penywaun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
All pupils enjoyed the morning Great activities and information We will visit again. Thank You L. Hancock - Teacher
26 Apr 13
RCT Awareness Team
Recycling Awareness & Education
We felt that this was a very informative visit and well presented We learnt a lot about recycling and how a landfill work. P Jones - Awareness officer
25 Apr 13
Penywaun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative the children enjoyed the activities The staff were very friendly & able to relay information at the children's level gave the group good information about the importance of recycling The teachers enjoyed as well L. Hancock-Teacher
24 Apr 13
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
Enlightening, interesting, eye opening and it was presented in a fun way too Thank You Very Much S. Valerie -Tutor
24 Apr 13
Grwp Cymraeg Abercwmboi
Recycling Awareness & Education
Diddorol Iawn, very very interesting and well presented Diolch yn Fawr. R. James - Tutor
23 Apr 13
Ystrad Rhondda Senior Citizens
Recycling Awareness & Education
On behalf of our group I would like to express our thanks for the landfill safari It makes you really think about what happens to our waste and I am assured each & everyone of us will go away think more of how we recycle. C Lewis - Secretary
19 Apr 13
Trerobart Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
I was very impressed with this visit It was very informative and I think all the children are now convinced that recycling is the way to go I think more people should visit the site Both Mal & Mat were great with the children A Parry - Teacher
18 Apr 13
Cwmdare OAP Group
Recycling Awareness & Education
Twelve ladies from our group had a very informative and interesting morning was spent with the recycling team. A Prince - Secretary
17 Apr 13
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative startling facts All students were engaged & very interactive Lots of food for thought & hopefully those who do not currently recycle will think twice before throwing the rubbish away S Roach - Lecturer
16 Apr 13
RCT Care2Work
Recycling Awareness & Education
The visit was for 4 young people to change their mindset on recycling It was my first time here & I found it very interesting and found out what materials are recycled into 2 of the young people do not recycle after the visit they plan to recycle M Jones
12 Apr 13
Mr & Mrs Hill
Recycling Awareness & Education
We didn't realise that there was so much work involved in recycling It was an eye opener Very interesting Our guides were very informative and pleasant We enjoyed the visit and will keep on recycling Mr & Mrs Hill RCT Residents
12 Apr 13
Aberdare Town Church in Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children all enjoyed their visit and have gained a great deal from the experience A very well organised routine and it is a credit to the workers Presentation was very suitable for the age of the children. FJ Birdiau-Teacher
11 Apr 13
Aberdare Town Church in Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic visit lots of information regarding recycling clearly explained to the children with hands on activities The children enjoyed the activities and the safari The organisers were very helpful and answered all of the children's questions. N Robson
09 Apr 13
Mrs McAlister & Family
Recycling Awareness & Education
We really enjoyed this morning discovering things about recycling & waste that we weren't sure about We enjoyed the safari & finding out what happens to our waste. Mat gave us lots of info on what our recyclables gets made into, Fab Morning J McAlister
21 Mar 13
Ysgol Llanhari
Recycling Awareness & Education
I found our visit highly informative & I'm sure that the pupils gained a lot from the experience Huge thank you to Mal, Mat & Mike for making our experience a thoroughly interesting one. A Hughes Teacher
20 Mar 13
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
This is our 4th visit an excellent presentation Students learnt a lot Its good to notice how many students recycle in this group than 4 years ago. Thanks to Mal & Mat for speaking at the right level & making the time interesting & fun. S. John Tutor
15 Mar 13
RCTCBC Cllr A Calvert
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent facility, a very interesting and very informative talk. I was very impressed. Mal was excellent. I will return and bring more people with me. R.C.T.C.B.C. Councillor A. Calvert
14 Mar 13
St Michael's RC School
Recycling Awareness & Education
All of the children thoroughly enjoyed the trip to Bryn Pica It was very interesting and thought provoking Would love to come again. Thank You B. Rees - Teacher
14 Mar 13
St Michael's RC School
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic day where the children were well informed The activities were very engaging & the children thoroughly enjoyed themselves Mal & Mat were very pleasant & enthused the children Resources were interesting. We felt welcomed & safe. J. Viney-LSP
13 Mar 13
YG Gartholwg with CVCP Team
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting and informative day Best part of the visit was the safari trip viewing the amount of rubbish we create. We are planning on creating a lesson on recycling for Year 7. B. Gronow-Learning Coach
12 Mar 13
Capcoch Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic visit which was of huge benefit to all of the children Excellent facilities & staff who took into account the children's SENs & difficulties Everyone loved the safari This visit linked well with our geography scheme of work. R. Howarth-Teacher
05 Mar 13
Cardiff University Engineering
Recycling Awareness & Education
Informative and gave a flavour of the operation of the MRF and the need to recycle Some more facts and figures about the MRF operation would have been more beneficial to the students They enjoyed the visit around the landfill site. Professor-AJ Griffiths
01 Mar 13
Tonyrefail Comprehensive with EBP
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting & educational presentation All of the pupils enjoyed the tour and the films were interesting & informative Overall an excellent visit Thank You H. Davies - Teacher
28 Feb 13
Y Pant in partnership with CVCP
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting & the group enjoyed. I am sure a few of them will start recycling after learning things today Diolch yn Fawr. S Crowley-Schools Project Officer
27 Feb 13
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
Another excellent visit to the Bryn Pica recycling centre Very interesting & informative Students are now more aware of the advantages of recycling & also of the products made by recycling materials & the affect on the planet if we don't recycle R Bennett
27 Feb 13
Ton Pentre Juniors
Recycling Awareness & Education
our eco committee visited the centre We had a very enjoyable experience The children & I learnt a lot about recycling & it was interesting to visit the landfill site to actually see what happens to the recycling J Hanley-Teacher
26 Feb 13
Tonyrefail Community Council
Recycling Awareness & Education
Such an eye opening experience. Well presented by knowledgeable staff. Would recommend the Rhys Cycle Safari to anyone who get the opportunity. Thank You S. Stevens-Chairman
25 Feb 13
Ysgol Yr Eos
Recycling Awareness & Education
All the children enjoyed their experience at Bryn Pica It was engaging & interesting It gave the children a full insight into how items are recycled and what happens to them. the minibus is an excellent asset L. Austin-Teacher
19 Feb 13
Rhian Brood Group Taffs Well
Recycling Awareness & Education
Groups comments Very educational really enjoyed. What an eye opener WOW Well worth a visit Fabulous thank you we enjoyed the visit Very interesting & enjoyable 2nd Time here just as interesting as the first Brilliant Very educational really enjoyed.
18 Feb 13
Welsh Local Government Association
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting tour of the whole waste hierarchy. Thanks for all of youre team's time. G. Taubman-WAW
12 Feb 13
RCT Streetcare
Recycling Awareness & Education
Staff Comments: Extremely interesting & thought provoking, this is something that everyone should see Excellent and well presented. Very interesting would advise a visit from all ages. A must for all to see!
08 Feb 13
University of Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
The staff were knowledgeable, the site was run very well and had no health & safety issues for visitors and a great education centre. J. Evans MSc Student
07 Feb 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The presentation & the overall trip was very useful & the children enjoyed the safari The children found the facts in the presentation extremely interesting M. Price-Student
06 Feb 13
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very useful visit for eight of our students taking the Welsh Baccalaureate qualification. Enjoyable as always K. Morgan- Lecturer
05 Feb 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent informative school trip All children enjoyed and gained a great deal of knowledge & a better understanding of waste & recycling They are & will be better recyclers as a a result Thank You T Harries - Deputy Headteacher
05 Feb 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very enjoyable trip The children enjoyed the presentations and the programmes on recycling Interesting and very well presented Thank you. A. Cryer-Teaching Ast
04 Feb 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent session very informative and all the children thoroughly enjoyed, especially going on safari. I look forward to returning soon A. Black-Teacher
04 Feb 13
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent the children really enjoyed their visit & learnt a great deal They are all very enthusiastic about recycling now Teaching them at a young age will ensure that they continue to look after our environment Thank You M Udy-Teacher
01 Feb 13
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
An extremely informative visit excellent info for the children & a superb delivery by staff The children were interested in all aspects & clearly gained a lot of knowledge from this visit They particularly enjoyed the "hands on" activity A. Price-Teacher
01 Feb 13
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Childrens Comments: It was cool I learnt that there is a bird to keep seagulls away During the safari I could not believe we were driving on the rubbish I'm going to tell my parents about the visit and recycle more We must put batteries in the orange bag
31 Jan 13
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent visit Informative & interesting Both Mal & Mat were excellent they have really developed the children's thinking & understanding of reasons for & how they can be involved in the recycling process. M. Evans Deputy HeadTchr
30 Jan 13
Llwyncelyn Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very informative afternoon The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves and I'm sure they will enjoy telling the other children Thank you S. Conway-Teacher.
29 Jan 13
Llanilltud Faerdref
Recycling Awareness & Education
Pupils really enjoyed the visit & learnt a lot, as did I. The range of activities was good the pupils particularly enjoyed the recycling activity & the safari I was amazed how well they listened & how much info they retained L. Wyatt - Teacher
28 Jan 13
RCT Streetcare
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative visit and a lot of new interesting information that we didn't already know The presentation & the visit was very well organised the videos were full of info that was easy to understand Children & Adults alike would find interesting S Dyke
14 Jan 13
RCT Streetcare
Recycling Awareness & Education
very Good presentation, very informative and enjoyed our tour around landfill site & recycling buildings P Davies - Controller/Manager
11 Jan 13
Trallwng Infant School
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very interesting morning full of valuable information which was presented in an easy to understand way for the children They were totally engaged & I am sure it will have an impact on their future understanding of the need to recycle S Little- Headtcher
10 Jan 13
Trallwng Infants School
Recycling Awareness & Education
I feel that the children learnt a lot about recycling and enjoyed the visit. very friendly staff H. Patey - Teaching Assistant
09 Jan 13
Trallwng Infant School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you this has been a fantastic experience for staff & pupils So many interesting facts to learn absolutely loads we didnt know All the children enjoyed themselves an excellent facility & a great way to educate people. N Smithson Deputy Headteacher
08 Jan 13
Trallwng Infant School
Recycling Awareness & Education
What a fantastic experience for the children & the staff We have learnt so much from our visit which will be so beneficial for the children We are looking forward to bringing our next group of children many thanks. C. Wilding - Teacher
20 Dec 12
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: This has been a really good experience I won't forget what I learnt It was epic People could really learn something from a visit to Bryn Pica Mat & Mal were awesome I enjoyed the recycling activity.
14 Dec 12
Aberdare High School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent presentation very informative Level of presentation was idealy suited for year 8 pupils Tour around the site was very good showing all aspects of recycling Would highly recommend to other schools C Neale - Teacher
14 Dec 12
Tonypandy Community College
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent in every way, good transport, good talks & displays, good presenters Very informative and enjoyable R Evans Head of Year
13 Dec 12
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
I brought a group of children from Brynna to find out more about recycling They had a great time and learnt a lot it will help them in their studies They particularly enjoyed the hands on sorting the recycling out in the activity centre C Thomas-Teacher
11 Dec 12
Coleg Morgannwg Nantgarw Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
The students were a bit nervous of coming on the trip as they were unsure what it would be like and what they would learn from it. I am glad to say that they have learned a lot from the visit especially about the importance of recycling J Price - Tutor
06 Dec 12
Brynnau Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
I brought a group of year 5 children to Bryn-Pica to find out more about recycling the children really enjoyed the hands on conveyor belt and the ride in the 4x4 around the site was very interesting thanks for a very informative afternoon C.Thomas-Teacher
05 Dec 12
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you for a very interesting day the children have a good understanding now of the importance of recycling Mat & Simon were very organised and made the visit very enjoyable. They were very knowledgeable. Jamie South - Deputy Head Teacher
05 Dec 12
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness & Education
We found our visit to Bryn-Pica very enjoyable Mat and Simon were very friendly and answered all our questions. Our favourite part of the day has been the Jeep Safari especially because it was very muddy. Leah Evans - Teaching Assistant
04 Dec 12
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very interesting morning all children wanted to find out more films and cartoons aimed at the right level safari kept everyone interested children all want to recycle at home and school now. A great morning. S.Bianchi - Class Teacher
04 Dec 12
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed their day at Bryn-Pica they thought the safari was brilliant. Mat answered all the questions with ease the information given was very child friendly. A very enjoyable day for all. R.Powell - Class Teacher
30 Nov 12
Ynyshir Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children enjoyed the information that was given lots of facts and questions answered a very interesting trip they were amazed at the trip around the site staff are extremely friendly very interesting trip thank you
29 Nov 12
Cwmlai Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic experience the children found out about pollution in a relaxed and fun way the children loved the trip around the recycling plant they also enjoyed the videos and discussion with Mat. AP James - Class Teacher
28 Nov 12
A.G. Smith & Friends
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative a real eye opener I think that everyone should visit. Thanks to Mat and the team for taking the time and effort explaining and answering all our questions. Thank you. A.G. Smith
27 Nov 12
Darran Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative visit children and staff found it interesting the leader spoke at the level appropriate for the childrens ability question and answer sessions were great and children enjoyed the videos and loved the safari. M.A Griffin - Teacher
26 Nov 12
Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Bronllwyn
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent morning, all the children have enjoyed and learnt a lot.
23 Nov 12
Alaw Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you so much for a fantastic and informative trip. Such a special and worthwhile trip. The staff have been very helpful and friendly. It's been a while since we've participated and its been an absolute pleasure. K.Watson Teacher/Organiser
23 Nov 12
Alaw Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Really enjoyed, fab, bit smelly in places.
21 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary school
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed the morning and we were welcomed warmly! The children learnt lots and enjoyed the practical sessions. L.Lewis Teacher
21 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative, very good afternoon children really enjoyed. Recommend to other schools. L.A.Jones L.S.A.
20 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
We all have had an extremely nice visit. The children have thoroughly enjoyed themselves, learning about recycling and what happens when people don't recycling. Being able to drive around the landfill was a very helpful insight.
20 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary School
Recyclin Awareness & Education
We all enjoyed our visit we learned a lot of information and were surprised by some of the things we found out. The children were excited to be able to tell their families about what can be recycled and what it can be made into. Thanks for a great visit.
19 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you for a fantastic visit. All the children had a great time and enjoyed all the activities and videos. The children were eager to learn about recycling and the teacher learnt a few facts too! Thanks again
19 Nov 12
St Margarets RC Primary School
Recycling Awareness & Education
This was an excellent visit. I am sure the children learnt a lot of new things, as did I. Mat and Neil were very helpful and provided a fantastic trip. Thanks M. Payne Class Teacher.
16 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Both the children & myself have found the trip to the recycling centre very informative I am sure that we will all think more about where we put our rubbish in the future T Thore- Teaching Ast
16 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: brilliant, loved the sorting through the recycling, loved the safari. Excellent. Thank you
14 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent and enjoyable visit Very informative and friendly Both the children and staff learnt a great deal. Thank you. G Trace - Teacher
14 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very good & informative Excellent hands on experience for the children The safari gave the children a look into how valuable recycling is for the future The staff were very helpful & informative and easy for the children to understand J. Jones - Tchr Ast.
13 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: Very good, fabulous and interesting.
13 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's comments: We loved the sorting through the recycling and the landfill safari. Thank you
12 Nov 12
Alaw Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Brilliant visit Really informative Friendly staff The hands on activities to illustrate the recycling process. P Ballinger - Teacher
09 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Valuable & informative session taking knowledge and practice back to school K Thomas -Teaching Ast.
09 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very good trip which bot the children and the staff enjoyed R. Hill - Teacher
08 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
WOW! What an interesting day The children loved everything They asked so many pertinent questions We had so much information to take back to class to tie in with our topic on Machines The children all want to work here L. Farrel - Teacher
08 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Super visit All very informative Children found each part of the trip interesting Many Thanks S Sheridan - Teacher
07 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An enjoyable & informative session Lots of valuable information gained The children & staff members have had a great time. Taking good practice back to school and home.
07 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative The children were extremely engaged and had lots of fun. J. John & T. Davies LSA
06 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you ever so much for a fantastic & informative morning The children learnt so many facts about recycling & Mal had a super rapport with the children & kept them engaged throughout the session We learnt lots. S Marlow - Depty Head Teacher
06 Nov 12
Gwauncelyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
What an excellent visit Well structured and planned information was at the right level and duration Many Thanks M.D. Lewis - Head Teacher
05 Nov 12
Cefn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Absolutely Fantastic! The guys who took the tour were lovely and very informative The kids totally loved the safari and the sorting of the recyclables I think I had more fun than the children!! S Hunter - Teacher/Eco Coordinator
02 Nov 12
Ystrad Old Age Association
Recycling Awareness & Education
Whilst most of our members recycle it was important to see first hand the process involved not only convince ourselves but to persuade others to do like wise We are now in a position to silence the critics and cynics of recycling. E. Hopkins - Chairman
31 Oct 12
RCT Traineeship Programme
Recycling Awareness & Education
The talk & safari was an extreme eye opener I don't think people actually realise by not recycling it can cause a very dramatic effect and impact on the environment It was a great opportunity to see what happens behind the scene T Jones - Trainee
29 Oct 12
Mrs J. Smith & Partner
Recycling Awareness & Education
Absolutely blown away with the scale of the plant & the tremedous good work being done Learnt a lot even though I am a keen recycler This was a golden opportunity not to be missed carry on the good work J Smith - Resident
26 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed the videos & answering questions They thoroughly enjoyed the safari and learnt way more than possible sat in the classroom Smelling the waste had a big effect A big help to all the teachers. Keep it up lads! G Phillips -Teacher
25 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very enjoyable & educational afternoon The children really enjoyed the recycling activity and learnt a lot more about recycling and what the materials are recycled into. S Powell - Teacher
25 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very educational & pitched perfectly towards the childrens age and understanding Staff were brilliant & friendly Teachers & children learnt a lot and had a great time Thank you G. Phillips - Teacher
24 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
We had a wonderful visit It was enjoyable & aimed at the appropriate level for year 3 We especially interesting facts and enjoyed sorting the recycling Mr Reid - Teacher
24 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Pupils Comments: Fantastic I loved going on safari! Awesomely fun! I loved it Lovged answering and asking questions! I loved the safari!
23 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Pupils Comments: It was awesome but it really stunk! It was amazing because we took part in the recycling activity!
22 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Pupils Comments: It was really good, I learnt that you can recycle batteries which make buildings, I was really good, Really great we learnt loads of stuff. We can recycle batteries in school. J Crank - Teacher
22 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic experience J Blair - Trainee Teacher
18 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent presentation for the children Children enjoyed the recycling activity where they were all able to take part Great landfill safari experience & children asked loads of questions C Jones - Teaching Ast:
18 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The whole afternoon was brilliant! presentations were perfect for the age group The safari was really interesting Though some nice air freshmers would be great Thank you so much really educational & fascinating J Crank - Teacher
17 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative, excellent presentation, a positive experience it was fun Thank You. A Griffiths - Teacher
17 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Amazing that so much is going on so close to our homes Children are able to see the buildings from our school & so feel more connected to it Very informative, friendly & knowlegeable staffPupils enjoyed all aspects of the visit C Lloyd - Teacher
16 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Second visit which was presented with as much enthusiasm and fun as yesterday The children thoroughly enjoyed it C. Jones - Teaching Asst.
16 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A superb visit it was so informative Pupils absolutely loved every single part from the information at the start to the stinky part of the safari!! Superb. C Knowlson Deputy Headteacher
15 Oct 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A smelly but epic awesome visit Year6 Pupil An extremely interesting and informative visit both Mal & Mat were welcoming & friendly and taught us everything we needed to know about recycling Everyone should take this opportunity to visit H Davies -Teacher
12 Oct 12
Caegarw Primary
Recycling, Education and Awareness
Very Educational Children learnt a lot about how to recycle The staff were very helpful Excellent morning great dvd presentations Pupil's comments I enjoyed when we saw the people working Miss Wren - Teacher
11 Oct 12
Tonypandy Primary
Recycling, Education Awarenes
Only a brief visit today the children were very interested in the bales of recycled materials & the cost of recycling & how the conveyor system worked They were also very interested in the videos J. Smith - Teacher
10 Oct 12
Penrhiwceiber Women's Group C.I.S.W.O.
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very enjoyable experience We did not fully realise the problems caused by household waste. Staff very helpful and informative P.Thomas - Secretary
09 Oct 12
Ysgol Gynradd Dolau
Recycling Awareness & Education
What a fantastic & real experience for the children They have completely enjoyed their visit and they have all said how much they have learnt Thank you to all the staff R Holley - Teacher
08 Oct 12
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very well organised morning Such a great opportunity for schools to come here and learn about recycling and waste N Robinson - Teacher
03 Oct 12
Ysgol Ponsionnorton
Recycling Awareness & Education
A great visit Very informative powerpoint interesting facts & tour of the site Froendly staff & great with the children Diolch! Had a great visit We will be back E Cotter - Teacher
02 Oct 12
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very informative & well organised trip "When we drove on to the landfill site it was interesting to smell the gases and see how the gas is extracted" By Sam aged 9. Many thanks to the staff for looking after us E. Elford HTLA
01 Oct 12
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very interesting and informative trip. The children really enjoyed the Safari. We are interested in a full visit. C.J. Davies - Teacher
28 Sep 12
Coleg Morgannwg Nantgarw Campus
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thank you for a very informative & interactive approach to informing & educating the students on recycling and the impact it has on the environment To actually visit a landfill site will leave a much longer lasting memory for us all A. Thomas - Lecturer
26 Sep 12
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative morning Pupils learnt a lot watching the videos The safari was excellent Pupils could relate what they had learnt to 'Real Life' Staff very helpful & friendly overall fantastic Thank you S Edmonson - Teacher
21 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: Interesting place to come - Kian. It was brilliant - Alex. Fab enjoyed the safari - Sophie. Smelly but good fun - Abby
21 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
What an eye opening experience fantastic experience to learn all about recycling Thank you for helping us to understand every step of the way how it all works Thanks to Mal & Mat for your help We learnt so much M. John - Teaching Ast.
20 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent trip The children have learnt a great deal and had fun at the same time. S Smith - Teacher
20 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: We thought it was fantastic, we learned that we must all recycle and not throw litter. We must look after our environment.
19 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed the visit, lots of very good information and lots to learn The children were all excited about the safari and what information they obtained on everything that we can now recycle S Lewis T.A.
19 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children learnt what happened to their household rubbish & recycling Very informative and educational We really enjoyed our visit Thank you very much - Year 6
18 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
We had a lovely informative visit The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves so did I what a great experience Mal & Mat were great with the children, extremely knowledegable & very helpful Thank you very much Cant wait to come again A Cooper - Teacher
18 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent afternoon one of which the children thoroughly enjoyed & gained much more information into recycling very friendly staff all of the children have taken away a lot from this experience A Boyle - L.S.M.
17 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary School
Recycling, Education Awareness
A very interesting & informative morning The children have enjoyed all of the activities & learnt a lot about recycling. Thank You. S. Farnham - Teacher
17 Sep 12
Tonyrefail Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent place for the children to experience the reason why we need to recycle They loved going on the safari. Both the children & myself have learned a lot today. Thank You L. Butcher - L.S.A.
14 Sep 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The visit was absolutely fantastic Extremely interesting & informative Both Mal & Mathew were both amazing & gave a fantastic tour of the site They answere all of our questions & inspired the next generation of recyclers M Cartwright Teacher
14 Sep 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A really interesting & enjoyable trip the children were able to participate in recycling activities which they thoroughly enjoyed The children loved the safari A possible trip and would love to visit again C Jones - T.A.
13 Sep 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thoroughly enjoyed the visit Everything was age appropriate The children had a wonderful time taking part in the recycling activity Very interesting info given to us Both Mal & Mathew were helpful & child friendly Definately recommend this. E Thomas-T.A.
13 Sep 12
Aberdare Park Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
I thought today went really well the children learnt a lot about recycling It was Both Mathew & Mal were excellent Spoke to the children at their level What a fantastic experience We learnt so much Thank You L Taylor - T.A.
12 Sep 12
Tonypandy Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The pupils really enjoyed the visit & learnt a lot about recycling The activities made them think about what happens to their rubbish The activities were informative & encouraged the children to recycle We would like to bring more children I. Rosser -LSA
11 Sep 12
Aberdare Town Church in Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
Thoroughly enjoyable visit Activities were suitably varied & kept the children engaged Both Mal & Mathew were very welcoming approachable & informative The children loved the hands on activity & the Rhys Cycle Safari Thank You S.M. Llewellyn - Ast Teacher
10 Sep 12
Aberdare Town Church in Wales
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent, very educational and interesting the children thoroughly enjoyed the visit. P Thomas - Parent
07 Sep 12
YG Cymmer
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative & engaging Interesting to see around the site as well to get an idea of the scale of what goes on O. Jones - Teacher
03 Sep 12
Ynysybwl - Coed Y Cwm Community Council
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very Interesting! Excellent presentation everything is an eye opener every community councillor should attend along with members of the community Will certainly pass info on to Trerobart Primary
30 Aug 12
David E Watkins
Recycling Awareness & Education
No doubt about it This set up is the best kept secret in RCT I've really enjoyed such a great experience.
29 Aug 12
Tonteg Walking Group
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very informative. All of the group members all ready recycle but have learnt how much more we could recycle More publicity is needed on what we can recycle Especially clothing
21 Aug 12
Mrs L Corre
Recycling Awareness & Education
From the time we were picked up we were treated like royalty All the staff were kind to my grandchildren & very knowledgeable We have learnt a great deal about recycling & my grandchildren will take their knowledge back to Sheffield Mrs L Carre-Resident
07 Aug 12
Cwmbach Play Scheme
Recycling Awareness & Education
This is our first visit to the site I found the session very interesting for both myself & the children It was educational and held the attention of the children Mathew was great with the children & ran it with enthusiasm L Bush-Playscheme Leader
01 Aug 12
J Woodion
Recycling Awareness & Education
We recycle already but have learnt that more items can be recycled and also learnt about what products are recycled into. The time was well spent J. Woodion- Resident
31 Jul 12
Mr K Stone
Recycling Awareness & Education
Wonderful insight into what happens to our waste The damage of allowing our waste to go to landfill an the impact that it has on our environment The presentation was extremely informative The landfill safari was really interesting Mr K Stone-Resident
30 Jul 12
Adref Ltd
Recycling Awareness & Education
Interesting and informative both the staff and the residents enjoyed the visit T. Powell - Support Worker
23 Jul 12
Mother's Union St John's Cymmer porth
Recycling Awareness & Education
We are going to recommend others to come to this centre What eye opener!! We need to spread the message to others especially the children the drivers, the speaker were so friendy & informative well done to everyone many thanks. M. Bunyan - Branch Leader
20 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
The biggest "eye opening" visit which we adults & children will ever experience Thank you for making sure our children & ourselves will never ever poison our world, we are never to old to learn. Diolch yn Fawr Mathew & Denzil M. Cuff - Retired Teacher
19 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
I thought that this visit was was very educational It helped me to realise the importance of recycling Although I do feel that first year children were to young. My daughter did enjoy the sorting & the safari both staff were professional C Weston - Parent
18 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
We found the trip very interesting & informative The children had a brilliant time & really enjoyed the hands on activities We have all learnt a lot & the experience has been very educational S Maunder - Teacher
18 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
Our visit to Bryn Pica has beena wonderful experience for all our pupils The range of activities & information provide by Mal & Mathew was superb It was a complete eye opener both pupils & staff Much will be taken away from our exeperience C Fowler HD Tch
17 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
A good education trip for children to learn and understand the importance of recycling. Both the children & the parents learnt today A really enjoyable day where both the children and parents had fun and learnt about recycling. N Jones & R Jones Parents
16 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
Learnt a lot from the visit today very interesting for the children & how recycling works Amazing what recycling can be used for. Parent
16 Jul 12
Glantaf Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
Fantastic visit Bryn Pica really reinforced all the work we have been doing in school this term Children enjoyed the sorting activity Both the mums & dad's learnt lots too R Luxton - Teacher
13 Jul 12
Williamstown Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An amazing eye opener which everyone enjoyed We will be going back to school and informing everyone what we learnt Very informative We will recommend that the whole school attend Excellent M Roberts - LSA
11 Jul 12
YGG Evan James
Recycling Awareness & Education
Well organised and informative, excellent videos with excellent & humerous presentations. Thank You A Robins - Teacher
11 Jul 12
Treorchy Primary
Recycling, Awareness Education
A fantastic resource for all pupils We came as an eco-committee which proved to be beneficial. Great activities to show the message clearly especially sorting out the recycling Friendly & knowledgeable staff. Will get the rest to visit. H. Price - Teacher
10 Jul 12
Hafod Primary
Recycling, Awareness Education
Thank you for a very informative morning We all enjoyed the tour and videos I think the smell will be with us forever! Thank you once again for our visit C Richards - T.A.
10 Jul 12
Blaengwawr Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent educational visit Every aspect was very informative and well organised Both pupils & myself have learnt a lot Thank you very much A. Owen - Teacher
09 Jul 12
Pentre Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent visit, well organised presentation excellent and an enjoyable safari. Well worth the visit S Griffiths - Deputy Head Teacher
06 Jul 12
Llanhari Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting to visit the site Good for the children to exactly what happens to their recycling and to see the affects of landfill Information given in a clear & fun way R Elphick - Teacher
06 Jul 12
Ferndale Infants
Recycling, Awareness Education
Really enjoyed the visit Very informative. Feedback all week has been very positive Staff has been welcoming & knowledgeable and presentations have been at an appropriate level Children have learned lots & would love to come back Thank You R Rees-Headtchr
05 Jul 12
Maesbryn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
A fantastic informative & fun learning opportunity The children are inspired & enthusiastic about what they have seen today Great organisation & excellent Staff. Thank You. R. Price -Teacher
05 Jul 12
Ferndale Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
When the children had to sort out the recycling into containers was fun & enjoyable The info was at the right level for the children both Mal & Mathew were brilliant The safari was fab an interesting trip & an eye opener A Davies.
04 Jul 12
Ferndale Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
WOW! What a lovely afternoon both the children & the staff have thoroughly enjoyed our time here today We have learnt lots about recycling & we'll make sure we continue to do so in school & at home We would love to come again N. Haberfield -Teacher
03 Jul 12
Penpych Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent very informative visit very friendly, efficient & professional Both the pupils and I really learnt a lot Thank You. P. Price-Deputy Headteacher
03 Jul 12
Ferndale Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent trip enjoyed by children & adults Both Mal & Mat gave out plenty of relevant information pitched at the right level for the age of the children The mix of activities was really good. An excellent resource. A. Basini James - Teacher
02 Jul 12
Treorchy Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
What an excellent visit very informative with excellent facilities knowledgeable and friendly staff. Thanks G. Jones - Deputy Headteacher
02 Jul 12
Ynyswen Infants
Recycling Awareness & Education
The sessions were appropriate for very young children They thoroughly enjoyed the picking of the recycling items The information was understandable too. very informative experience S Rowlands-Head teacher
29 Jun 12
Maesgwyn Special School
Recycling Awareness & Education
We had a very enjoyable morning & learnt lots of information about recycling & the impacts of not recycling The session was excellent & Mathew explained everything at a suitable level. See you next year D. Locke - Teacher
26 Jun 12
YGG Tonyrefail
Recycling Awareness & Education
I brought along 9 pupils and it was Fascinating! Loads to take back to school & the safari was excellent Both the pupils & I learnt and the staff were great. Cheers! O Phillips-Teacher
25 Jun 12
YG Rhydywaun
Recycling Awareness & Education
Our visit has been extremely interesting the pupils are now more aware of the importance of recycling & what the different materials are reycled into Information was presented in a clear & pleasant manor & the pupils showing interest F Lewis - Teacher
22 Jun 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent visit very educational and the staff were friendly and informative too. R Carey Student T.A.
21 Jun 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children really enjoyed this activity both adults & children learnt a lot Really friendly staff. L Jones T.A.
21 Jun 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Well organised & we all enjoyed The powerpoint presentation was very informative We enjoyed the 'role play' of sorting through the recycling The safari was very interesting Great to see it expanding Look forward to bringing next year's class K Kingston Tr
20 Jun 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent trip both children & staff learnt a lot The children enjoyed getting "stuck in" to sort out the recycling It was a great experience for them all It lets the children see for themselves L Griffiths T.A.
20 Jun 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent visit! Both Mal & Mathew were friendly, informative & fun The children were given plenty of hands on experiences supporting their understanding of the recycling process Thank you would definately like to come back again E Stafford - Teacher
19 Jun 12
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent visit which will stimulate a lot of discussion when we get back to school Hopefully this visit will go some way towards changing attitudes to waste & recycling First class visit excellent resources available to show the pupils D Williams HDDT
18 Jun 12
Tai Education Centre
Recycling Awareness & Education
Informative interesting to know Inspiring lots of ides to take back to our eco committee to use in school Motivational Sure that this info will encourage pupils & staff to recycle more Would recommend to all school ecology programmes M Edwards Deputy Head
15 Jun 12
YGG Bodringallt
Recycling Awareness & Education
As we are talking about recycling in school this trip has been very beneficial I feel that every pupil in RCT should see how important it is to recycle The children have enjoyed Glad to see there was a Welsh video Diolch yn Fawr J. Glyn - Teacher
15 Jun 12
YGG Bodringallt
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children clearly enjoyed their visit here, from the powerpoint presentation that was presented clearly & interactively at a level that was understanding & appropriate to the children From the practicale experience to the safari. S Crews - Teaching Ast
13 Jun 12
Tai Education Centre
Recycling Awareness & Education
The staff were so friendly with the children & enthusiastic the children really enjoyed their time at the centre It was very well set up I learnt a lot Renews your faith in the future A. Brazier - Teacher
13 Jun 12
Porth Deaf & Hard of Hearing Club
Recycling Awareness & Education
We were all very impressed & enlightened with what we saw today it is very interesting to know both what happens & what we can do to help Both Mathew & Mal were very knowledgeable F. Jones - Secretary
12 Jun 12
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent visit Very informative & well presented The staff members were excellent with the pupils Enthusiastic & able to answer all questions J Gibonely-Teacher
11 Jun 12
St Fagans Trecynon (Social Committee)
Recycling Awareness & Education
A most interesting experience We are all now committed recyclers We will certainly tell all our fellow parishoners through our monthly magazine the importance of recycling Thank you & we will recommend to other church groups S. Price
01 Jun 12
Pontypridd High School
Recycling Awareness & Education
Our school visit was very enjoyable and of course very educational A large range of activities was organised for us including a presentation, a safari and videos Both Mal & Mathew were great with the pupils Most helpful and very friendly A Cosier-Teacher
01 Jun 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
A wonderful knowledgable afternoon the children enjoyed every activity The providers were able to answer every question the children had A great visit to support our recycle theme Very friendly staff who let the children investigate R Sharrem - Teacher
31 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent staff gave the children a warm welcome very good children friendly powerpoint presentation explaining how materials can be recycled into other things Staff explained interesting facts on the safari Very informative & enjoyable visit M Jacks Tchr
31 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Childrens Comments: Enjoyed working in the mini MRF, I learnt that polystyrene is made from oil, They use the methane gases for electricity, We really enjoyed and learnt a lot Thank You
30 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Had a lovely & educational visit very well organised and very interesting and beneficial Every child enjoyed and is able to take something away from the visit. A Lloyd - Teacher
30 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Children's Comments: I loved it the best thing was going round the safai in the Jeep Thank You very much. I thought it was brilliant, everything was the best fun
29 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Enjoyed the trip and learnt a lot about all the different things you can recycle and have enjoyed the Safari R LLewellyn - Teachers Aide
29 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
A very enjoyable visit recycling process is explained thoroughly by hands on experience Everything was explained to the children A structured visit well planned & thought out to keep the children in learning mode Thank you for the visit D Davies - Teacher
28 May 12
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness & Education
An interesting visit pupils had many questions. The video presentations were short and to the point and had an impact which appealed to the 9 - 10 year olds Staff extremely friendly and welcoming V. Johnson - Teacher
28 May 12
YGG Abercynon
Recycling Awareness & Education
Friendly staff and good resources, visiula aids etc The children loved the safari Good education area The mini MRF was very enjoyable lots of information Great to have the Welsh video of Rhys Cycle R. Boundy - Teacher
25 May 12
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children have been given a taster and are really eager to come back on a full visit. Very informative and the children enjoyed themselves Thank You A. Mathias - Teacher
24 May 12
Penygawsi Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An amazing visit The children learned so much from the visit It was an amazing experience Excellent Thank You. A. Black - Teacher
23 May 12
Oaklands Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
very informative Children enjoyed the visit & learnt lots of new information about recycling They enjoyed the safari and the videos which helps to cement their knowledge Staff are great with the children Good information on Oceans of Waste V. Jones - Tchr
22 May 12
Miskin Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very interesting subject matter Very friendly & informative staff All the information was at the appropriate level for the children A. Maclean - Teacher
21 May 12
Coed Y Lan Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
The children were absorbed and interested throughout It showed the children the huge task of recycling The videos on battery & aluminium cans showed how much technology is used in recycling An excellent presentation R James - Headteacher
21 May 12
Coed Y Lan Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very good presenters that had a good raport with the children & made everything interesting Very good resource for schools and raises the awareness of the children & adults alike Enjoyable & very educational as well H Carmichael Deputy Headteacher
18 May 12
Llwydcoed Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
the children & myself found the trip enjoyable & informative We will continue to recycle both at school and at home It was very interesting to see how things work at Bryn Pica S Williams - Teachers Asst.
17 May 12
Gwaunmeisgyn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent visit pupils enjoyed & were encouraged to ask relevant questions Tour of the site was very good & will allow us to continue our project work back at school An excellent facility for education Definitely the way forward M O'Brien Deputy Head
15 May 12
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent Informative session delivered well by the staff who had a great rapport with the students Thank you very much for a professional service which was enjoyed by all All students enjoyed the session & came away with far more knowledge C Burke H of A
15 May 12
Our Lady's of Lourdes
Recycling Awareness & Education
An excellent resource for children & adults The pupils thoroughly enjoyed the visit Staff very knowledgable and open to questions Thank you for your time J Conray - Teacher
14 May 12
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent relative information Students found whole experience interesting & informative and also enjoyable Facilitators both knowledgeable & approachable Thank You S Johnson-Youth Coach
11 May 12
Oaklands Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Very enjoyable & friendly All the children thoroughly enjoyed the experience and learnt a lot A Jones-Teaching Ast.
10 May 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Awareness & Education
Excellent experience for the children & adults Very informative learning all of the valuable lessons for a better environment Children thoroughly enjoyed all of the elements of the visit Well presented & excellent staff H Evans - HLTA
10 May 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An absolute fabulous presentation on what happens to our waste Its explained & shown for the children to understand in away to get them thinking Mal & Mathew were fab, friendly & enthusiastic The staff & children would highly recommend it D. Keep-Tchr Ast
08 May 12
Tref Y Rhyg Primary School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent informative morning Pupils enjoyed activities messages were presented to children in a fun & interactive manner Pupils are now able to go back to school & pass on the message of recycling to the rest of the school E Davies Deputy-Headteacher
04 May 12
Darran Park Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fabulous interactive session The children particularly enjoyed the sorting of recyclables in the activity centre The safari was was fun & informative Both Mal & Mathew presented the info in a fun way it has made us more determined to recycle J Owens - Tch
03 May 12
Porth County School
Recycling Education & Awareness
This has been an excellent visit with clear information on what we can recycle & what they are recycled into It clearly explains how waste damages the environment The consequences of dumped waste has on the animals A worth while enjoyable visit D Webber
02 May 12
Mountain Ash comprehensive School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent event it has given myself & the pupils an excellent tour of the facilities explaining all about the different jobs that people do the staff that looked after us were very informative Overall an excellent visit J Sheppard - Tutor
01 May 12
YGG Llwyncelyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
The children really enjoyed very interesting, informative and well presented showing the children the importance of recycling L Williams - Helper
01 May 12
YGG Llwyncelyn
Recycling Education & Awareness
A very informative day for year 6 children We all learned a valuable lesson to recycle & its importance This is the beginning of our campaign to promote recycling in school & the local area R Pritchard - Teacher
30 Apr 12
Penyrenglyn Community School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent a great resources for Science, Eco & other areas of the curriculum very informative & professionally delivered We will definitely return Many Thanks D Jones - Teacher
30 Apr 12
Coleg Morgannwg Pontypridd
Recycling Education & Awareness
I brought a mixed group of level 2 & 3 students Very informative especially made level 2 students think about the importance of recycling & reducing waste Great facility for the students and the provision of a free transport L Shipley - Lecturer
26 Apr 12
St Luke's Church Aberdare
Recycling Education & Awareness
The visit has been one incredible learning experience for us all Everyone should be encouraged to visit the recycling plant & see the amazing work that is carried out The whole visit has been totally worthwhile K Lake - Vicar
11 Apr 12
Llantrisant Community Council
Recycling Education & Awareness
Easy to organise provision of transport made it ideal for everyone. Very informative & interesting morning with all our questions being answered very friendly & helpful would recommend to others to attend We will all be recycling more A Jenkins - Clerk
04 Apr 12
YGG Pontsiornorton
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting presentation/visit all the children were able to join in asking & answering questions The visit was enjoyed by all of the children Very friendly staff ready to answer questions & pass on information A Valuable educational visit M Barry Tr
04 Apr 12
YG Garth Olwg
Recycling Education & Awareness
A most enjoyable & informative morning which will definitely influence the children's decisions as far as recycling is concerned I have never seen this class so quiet Diolch Yn Fawr! L West Asst Head
03 Apr 12
YGG Pontsiornorton
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you so much A very interesting morning with plenty of information & fun A great safari too! 2 Great guys with lots of patience & great fun Thanks again A Lloyd Teacher
03 Apr 12
YGG Pontsiornorton
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children thoroughly enjoyed the visit especially the safari around the site Many thanks to all at Amgen P Phillips TA
02 Apr 12
YGG Pontsiornorton
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very interesting fun & educational a good variety of activities the children loved going on safari & sorting through the recycling Both children & I have learnt a lot Both Mat & Mal were clear with the information & made it fun A Williams - Teacher
02 Apr 12
YGG Pontsiornorton
Recycling Education & Awareness
Thank you for the enjoyable experience The pupils learnt a lot & were very interested throughout The tasks & videos were very educational Diolch J Phillips - Teacher
30 Mar 12
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Even though the IT System was not in operation Mathew showed the pupils practical & working examples pupils really enjoyed & they were educated about what may happen in the future if we continue to be wasteful D Mosford - Teacher
29 Mar 12
Tonypandy Community College
Recycling Education & Awareness
Tour of the site really made the students aware of the issues with landfill Presentation was very good with the staff being very knowledgeable & answered all of their questions Overall an excellent trip Well worth a visit K Crowther - Asst Head
28 Mar 12
Coleg Morgannwg Pontypridd
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent presentation of the facts students knew very little about the need to recycle before the experience Some didn't recycle prior to the visit but will now change their attitude towards recycling their waste Friendly staff S John Tutor
28 Mar 12
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative The students were given a lot of relevant information on recycling & waste management This is really useful for their BTEC science & Sustainability elements of the Welsh Bacalaureat L. Shipley - Lecturer
27 Mar 12
Ynysboeth Jnr School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Excellent day worth while & informative children thoroughly enjoyed it & learnt a lot Lots of info to use in school Staff were very helpful & knowledgeable D James Deputy Headteacher
27 Mar 12
Ynysboeth Jnr School
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fab visit children really enjoyed and learnt a lot of valuable information L Morgan TA
23 Mar 12
YG Llanhari
Recycling Education & Awareness
Very informative the pupils enjoyed the presentation which was very interesting & relates to many of the curriculum points KA Davies - Teacher
22 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Children have learnt all they need to know about recycling and are all coming away from this experience ready to inform their parents on the correct way to recycle their household waste Thank you You are doing a fantastic job H Evans HLTA
22 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Full of valuable and well presented information that truly opened both the pupils & staff eyes to recycling & the role we all have to play Excellent This visit will provide a stimulus to further school based work Dr N Price Deputy Headteacher
21 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
An excellent & worthwhile trip The staff were friendly & incredibly well informed Our children go home with an incredible amount of knowledge and inspiration to do with recycling J Williams -Teacher
21 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
This was very informative staff were friendly & approachable the children were engaged throughout the visit I am sure the pupils will take away a more informed attitude towards recycling and its benefits T Price TA
20 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
What a brilliant experience a fantastically well organised & well prepared visit Pupils & Staff thoroughly enjoyed & learned loads/tons! Staff friendly & knowledgeable H Lamb Teacher
20 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
It is a very educational,fun & exciting visit & highly recommend it A learning experience in a fun way & to learn what is happening to our environment keep up the good work D Keep TA
19 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Fantastic informative visit Children enjoyed finding out where their recycling and refuse went & what happened to it Staff were helpful The children have come away with a positive attitude about recycling H Evans - HL TA
19 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Education & Awareness
Brilliant visit the children really found the information helpful They enjoyed asking & answering the questions Definitely recommend to other schools Fantastic trip event the staff learnt a lot L Smart & G Owen TA
15 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Absolutely fantastic full of useful info Mal & Mathew great people who got both the children & the staff really interested Very friendly we all learnt a great deal Would highly recommend this trip to all fantastic! DJ Keep Teachers Asst
15 Mar 12
Hawthorn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Wonderful presentation given to children Lots of information given The children had a fabulous time! P Coles -Teacher
12 Mar 12
Tref Yr Rhyg Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An extremely informative session with pupils fully engaged at all times They particularly enjoyed the quiz activity All staff were excellent with the pupils E Davies Deputy Headteacher
10 Mar 12
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting visit Students learnt a lot about recycling & what happens to our waste Good videos too Particularly good was the drive around the site Staff excellent really knowledgeable K Roberts - Lecturer
10 Mar 12
Ysgol Yr Eos Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent opportunity for children It was very informative & children learnt a lot The landfill safari & sorting of recycling was excellent Free transport allows us to visit & take different children L Austin - Teacher
09 Mar 12
Chartered Institute of Waste Managers
Recycling Awareness and Education
Impressive lead on investment for raising awareness of waste reduction & recycling for the next generation Good to see improvements in the mattress recycling
07 Mar 12
Pontrhondda Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting day Staff & children enjoyed the day very much & learnt a lot I would definitely recommend this to other schools that are working on this project Mal was fantastic with the children & gave a lot of information J Brown - AP
06 Mar 12
Pontrhondda Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent informative day & very friendly helpful staff Y English - LSA
05 Mar 12
Pontrhondda Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic morning spent on the Safari It was very interesting & the pupils clearly enjoyed the lesson & they have learnt a lot as did the teachers Mal & Mathew are excellent with the children & are both very knowledgeable R Williams Teacher
02 Mar 12
Our Lady's of Lourdes RC School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent trip & activity the pupils were focused & enthusiastic at all times I was also engrossed on the safari The pupils will take back a lot from this trip & feed back to the other classes who will be visiting soon M Fulgoni - Headteacher
01 Mar 12
Ferndale Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The day was extremely interesting not only did the pupils enjoy the talks that were given but they asked a lot of relevant questions which showed that they took a lot of interest I too had my eyes opened B Thomas - LSA Support
01 Mar 12
Ferndale Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A really enjoyable visit pupil & staff learned a lot The activities were varied which ensured the pupils interest was maintained Very relaxed & informal which put the pupils at ease & meant that they were eager to ask questions R Morgan - Teacher
29 Feb 12
Bryncelynnog Secondary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A real eye opener & a valuable experience for the students An incredible amount of information packed in 2 hours I would recommend a visit to any school that wishes to increase their recycling S. Cogan Asst: Head
27 Feb 12
SS Gabriel & Raphael RC School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children's Comments: Best Day ever Cori, A great school trip Chloe, Recycling is important & hard Work Dillion, its cool to recycle & very important Vanessa.
27 Feb 12
SS Gabriel & Raphael RC School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A great session exploring many different aspects of recycling and looking after the environment A good balance of practical & informative activities pupils thoroughly enjoyed G Bisagni - Teacher
24 Feb 12
Heritage Park Walking Group
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting the planning etc A rude awakening to what happens to our waste a big learning curve We appreciate all the hard work the staff on site carry out Very enlightening Mathew explained everything really well S Cartwright - Walker
23 Feb 12
Penygraig Jnr School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Another fantastic visit the children thoroughly enjoyed the visit the information that they gained will help the children to become better recycler's in the future The course providers were again excellent keep up the good work N Wilcox
23 Feb 12
Penygraig Jnr School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The reaction of the children was great they were enlightened They asked plenty of questions and found it very interesting They have shown great awareness and the staff presented it opened their eyes The children thorough enjoy the visit A Light - Asst.
22 Feb 12
Ysgol Ty Coch
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thank you for the opportunity, the pupils found it very enjoyable and I think we will all think twice about where we put our rubbish. very interesting S Crowley Schools Project Officer
21 Feb 12
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
Once again an excellent presentation an eye opener for several of the students The staff gave a professional presentation & handled the more "chatty" elements in a considerable but firm manner Big Thanks once again T Hournhan - Lecturer
17 Feb 12
Bryncynon Strategy
Recycling Awareness and Education
We really enjoyed today the tour was very good its good to see how things are recycled I think this is a great idea for schools all schools should be involved so the children can see how important it is I'm very impressed L. Bowen - Family Engagement Offr
15 Feb 12
Cardiff University
Recycling Awareness and Education
Really interesting trip Felt I learnt a lot from it Everyone seemed to enjoy the mini recycling centre too! We understood the construction, function, management & operation of a modern landfill site All staff were friendly & knowledgeable - Students
13 Feb 12
Esther Nagle & Friends
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fascinating, informative and professionally presented A real eyeopener I thought that I was pretty knowledgeable on recycling This will hugely improve my recycling rates and I will pass this on to others I know have a clear understanding E Nagle & Friends
09 Feb 12
Ynysboeth Jnr
Recycling Awareness and Education
A really good experience for the staff & children The children really enjoyed every aspect of the tour Mrs Piper - Teacher
09 Feb 12
Ynysboeth Jnr
Recycling Awareness and Education
An invaluable experience for children & adults We all learned so much & the children were very keen to go back to school & back home to improve their recycling Brilliant educational visit Y. Williams - Headteacher
08 Feb 12
Ynysboeth Jnr
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic day for the children & staff The knowledge of the staff was invaluable and videos were informative The children learnt a lot and really enjoyed the tour. Mrs Fenaroli teacher
08 Feb 12
Ynysboeth Jnr
Recycling Awareness and Education
A thoroughly enjoyable visit not just for the children but the staff too Very well organised excellent & varied activities with excellent friendly staff nothing was to much for them a fantastic resource C Hodges - Teacher
07 Feb 12
Llantrisant Probus Club
Recycling Awareness and Education
Members Comments - Excellent presentation will certainly recommend to other groups A very worthwhile visit our group were impressed by all the work being carried out here The presenters including the tour were Brilliant! Excellent all round
06 Feb 12
Ynyshir & Wattstown Community First
Recycling Awareness and Education
This is the first time I have been on this visit and found it very educational & extremely interesting I would like to see all schools visit. W. Rees - Co-ordinator
03 Feb 12
Penrhiwceiber Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic Trip! The children & staff really enjoyed The Activity centre was a big hit as was the Safari Brilliant tips, advice & info Can't wait to tell the rest of the school what we have seen. S. Meyler Teacher Eco Co-ordinator
27 Jan 12
Gilfach Goch Residents
Recycling Awareness and Education
This visit should be made available to all schools and making the general public aware of the importance or recycling and what we need to do to look after our environment This visit is well worth it Thank you H Brooks - Resident
24 Jan 12
RCT Traineeship Programme
Recycling Awareness and Education
We understood a lot more about recycling that we weren't aware of and we also found out what happens to the it after we place it out for collection. Sam -Trainee
23 Jan 12
Aberllechau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The visit was very interesting & thoroughly informative Staff were well informed & answered all the questions The tours were fantastic way of engaging the children in the recycling process and they thoroughly enjoyed themselves R Robins - Teachers
20 Jan 12
Gwaunmeisgyn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thoroughly enjoyed the trip very interesting to learn more about the environment. All in all found the trip very interesting encouraged to recycle more. J. Thomas Teacher's Aide
20 Jan 12
Gwaunmeisgyn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Interesting & informative the children enjoyed finding out about the things that could be recycled & what they are made in to The mini MRF was lots of fun Its useful for the children to see the consequences of throwing away rubbish. B. Griffiths Teacher
16 Jan 12
Gwaunmeisgyn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The trip was very informative about recycling the children especially sorting of the recycling They really enjoyed the safari The whole trip related well to our topic of machines & we learnt many interesting facts L. Davies - Teacher
10 Jan 12
Neurophyschiatry
Recycling Awareness and Education
Complete eye opener! Great Q&A left with a completely different outlook on recycling All of us enjoyed the session and left with a greater understanding of the importance to recycle & help the environment J. Simms - Specialist Support Worker
09 Jan 12
St Margarets Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent & informative trip for the children & staff. It was fun and made the children more aware of what happens to their rubbish & what new items can be made when they recycle. An excellent way of raising awareness Thank You L. Davies - Teacher
06 Jan 12
Ceri Ann & Maureen Davies
Recycling Awareness and Education
Every person should pay a visit. Fantastic experience it will open your eyes. An enlightening experience which will be taken back to Italy. (Ceri Ann is now teaching English in Italy)
15 Dec 11
Penygraig Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A really good afternoon The children thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the session Lots of valuable information gained from 2 fantastic presenters Thank you very much N Wilcox - Teacher
14 Dec 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Students Comments: Impressive to see what exactly happens to our recycling, Very interesting, a massive operation which benefits our environment. Well Done!
13 Dec 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting & informative thought provoking and challenging experience for students & staff The staff were very welcoming and friendly which helps make the visit more enjoyable Thank You D Morgan Lecturer
09 Dec 11
D Causero & J Cole
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting we didn't realise that you could do so much with rubbish It has changed my view of recycling and why everyone should do it. - D. Causero
08 Dec 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Another excellent visit to the recycling plant very informative Excellent guides with first class knowledge Should encourage those that are not yet recycling to begin to recycle. Will be returning next year - R Bennett
07 Dec 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
I recycle at home but did not realise that there were a lot of things that could have been recycled that I have been putting in my general waste. I will now recycle a lot more It was informative and a lot more enjoyable than I thought it would be Alexi
06 Dec 11
Penderyn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic educational visit We brought the Eco group but will return with the other school classes Very professionally presented Lots of lessons learned that we will share with the rest of the school Mal & Mathew were excellent with the pupils Mr Vaughan
06 Dec 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative and good information given A Jones - Student
05 Dec 11
RCT Enforcement Officers
Recycling Awareness and Education
The whole experience is really enjoyable & educating All of us have learnt a lot more about recycling well worth the visit.. Well Done! A. Dennis - Enforcement Officer
01 Dec 11
Tonyrefail Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
Didn't really know what to expect from the visit but was extremely impressed. The staff were so interesting & the pupils responded really well The visit was very informative & both myself & the pupils learnt a great deal Fab day. N Causero S C Supervisor
29 Nov 11
Ysgol Bronllwyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children & staff thoroughly enjoyed the trip & found the visit educational The children have learnt a lot about how things are recycled & its benefits to the environment. S Lake - Teacher
29 Nov 11
Services for Young People
Recycling Awareness and Education
I absolutely loved it! So impressed with the knowledge of the staff and the innovation of the site. Everyone should come here its Fab!!! Staff are so accomodating and fabulous. R. Brydon
25 Nov 11
Blaengwawr Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very interesting & insightful visit that adds greatly to the work children are doing in the classroom A unique opportunity to see for ourselves what happens to our recycling & the sophistication of the operation - G Jones Teacher
24 Nov 11
Tonyrefail Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
very enjoyable visit clearly presented information very helpful staff Pupils had a good time & were given lots of information that will be useful to them - C Ingram Supervisor
23 Nov 11
Rhigos Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Extremely satisfied by the service provided today Children were captivated by the safari The staff were very knowledgeable & able to deal with all the questions the children asked The staff were friendly we shall be looking at another visit soon - J Jones
23 Nov 11
Rhigos Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children & I found the visit informative They were surprised at some of the amounts of waste disposed of & what can be recycled The visit was child friendly & the staff very helpful I think we will all take our recycling more seriously - G Morris Ast
22 Nov 11
Penyrenglyn Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very interesting trip with lots of worthwhile information I have learnt a lot myself The children have really enjoyed this trip & certainly learnt a lot A Jones - Teacher
21 Nov 11
Cwmclydach Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very interesting & informative visit All children fully enjoyed the sessions especially the tour which gave us a first hand look what happens on site The staff made the visit enjoyable we will be able use what we have learnt in future lessons - H Ellis
18 Nov 11
Treorchy Comprehensive School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very good visit!! Presentation was excellent pupils were thoroughly engrossed. Mal's patience is to be commended!! Landfill safari was also interesting Thoroughly enjoyable & very informative visit. D Morgan - Teacher
17 Nov 11
Traineeship Programme - RCT
Recycling Awareness and Education
Really interesting and very well presented really enjoyed it. R. Griffiths - Trainee
10 Nov 11
Happy Wanderers (Walking Group)
Recycling Awareness and Education
The trip was factual, educational & provided us with information we can pass on. Mal was fantastic, very informal & organised Overall we all thoroughly enjoyed. Thanks for a great morning. A. Balderson - Tonyrefail Community First
09 Nov 11
Ferndale Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very Interesting. Patient and informative staff both child and adult friendly. J. Black - C. Supervisor
08 Nov 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent visit and very informative Fantastic First Class
07 Nov 11
Craig Yr Hesg Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent visit Mal was extremely knowledgeable & enthusiastic All pupils & adults learnt a lot & enjoyed the experience. The videos were interesting & suitable for the age group A unique opportunity Thank You K Thompsa - Deputy Headteacher
04 Nov 11
Tonysguboriau Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent practical activities, lots of good information. An excellent opportunity to see a landfill site and recycling centre. Really good presenters P. Hussey - Teacher
03 Nov 11
Aberdare Girls' School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent Very educational & engaging All pupils thoroughly enjoyed the visit & learnt a lot about the environment & recycling I think this experience should be compulsory part of the curriculum for all secondary schools Thank you. K Robson - Key Worker
26 Oct 11
Four Seasons Activity Centre Tonyrefail
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent trip/activity for the children & staff The activity & information suitable for all & made everyone aware of the importance of recycling Safari was excellent & the children enjoyed Good to see a working landfill site & recycling centre-C Williams
14 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Childrens Comments: I love it because we went on the safari, I enjoyed the videos, I thought it was good because we learnt a lot about recycling I enjoyed the mini MRF sorting the rubbish out It was great and we had lots of fun, I enjoyed everything
14 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils Comments: Best Trip ever, would love to come back again. The Children were very enthusiastic
13 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Visit was very informative & enjoyable for all the children involved Lots of practical activities & information about recycling Plenty of facts to take back and discuss in the classroom Thank You K. Morgan - Teacher
13 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very enjoyable interactive to make the children enthusiastic and they learnt a lot. A Allen - Teacher
11 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children's Comments Awesome, Stinky but good, We learnt a lot, we learnt about people throwing things in the river. I enjoyed it because I learnt so much, I am going to recycle more, I enjoyed it so much I don't want to go back to school!
11 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children's comments: I really liked going in the jeep around the landfill. It was really interesting. It was smelly but good fun, It was really fun and brilliant, Awesome, Really Really good, It was good sorting the rubbish, I saw many things.
10 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children thoroughly enjoyed the activities, lovely resources shown to the children Information was well delivered A lovely trip thank you C O'Connell Teacher
10 Oct 11
Parc Lewis
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative visit the children enjoyed all aspects and understood everything very good resources Thank you for a great trip R Goddard - Teacher
07 Oct 11
Glenboi Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent visit very informative The children were able to understand the importance of recycling They are going to remember their visit for a long time Hands on experience important J Williams - Teacher
07 Oct 11
Caegarw Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Friendly staff presentations very informative D A Brown - Teaching Assistant
05 Oct 11
Ffynnon Taf Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thank you for a very enjoyable school visit The children were really fascinated to learn about recycling and where it all goes A very worthwhile and educational experience C. Brown - deputy Headteacher
04 Oct 11
Brynnau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent trip for the class who have learnt invaluable lessons about the importance of recycling and what happens to the materials that have been recycled
04 Oct 11
Ysgol Gynradd Dolau
Recycling Awareness and Education
The visitor centre was once again an enjoyable and informatice experience A. Hopton - Teacher
03 Oct 11
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Our visit to Bryn Pica Recycling Centre was informative and the children and myself were very shocked by the facts that we learnt! Thank you for letting us come to your site for experience M. Hutchings - Teacher
03 Oct 11
Pontyclun Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
We all enjoyed our trip The children have learnt so much more about recycling. We were amazed about the affects of dropping litter The children are so much more aware now about recycling. No doubt we will return R M Gardiner - Teacher
29 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
The trip was very good and gave the children lots of information about recycling. R. Hicks
27 Sep 11
Gelli Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A first rate experience that offers a range of experiences for the pupils The explanation of recycling was appropriate for our children The hands on sorting exercise enables pupils to role play the process undertaken at the plant. D.C. Jones Head Teacher
26 Sep 11
Gelli Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children were very involved and engaged The staff were excellent and informative and we will be able to follow up the ideas in school C Davies - Deputy Head
26 Sep 11
Gelli Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Another fantastic experience that the children have enjoyed Well worth the visit! C Jones - Teacher
23 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent Resource gave a great insight into all aspects of recycling The combination of the safari and the video presentations was very effective A professionally run educational centre and very well organised T. Davies - Teacher
23 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils Comments: Awesome trip, Safari was cool, I know that recycling is good for the environment and I'm going to tell my friends, It was amazing
21 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
We all really enjoyed our visit Eveyone was so helpful and we all learned a lot Including me! Thank You very much. N. Harries - Teaching Assistant
21 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thoroughly enjoyable both Mal & Mathew are great with the children & ask inquisitive questions to get them thinking. The safari showed first hand the damage landfill has on the environment Videos are informative & enjoyable Excellent! T. Morris - Teacher
20 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
The session was excellent The children thoroughly enjoyed and have learnt many important lessons Diolch Yn Fawr. S. Marsh - Teacher
20 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very enjoyable experience by children & adults Have learned a lot myself today I'm very interested in the recycled gate & decking for my new build
19 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting and informative The children have gained a great deal of knowledge on recycling and how to look after our environment E. Laslo - Teacher
19 Sep 11
YGG Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
The information was given to the children in a fun and friendly way. The children enjoyed the hands on approach
16 Sep 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydyfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
This was a very interesting visit and the students said they have learnt something new and have changed their attitude to recycling. They particularly enjoyed the safari. J. Watson - Lecturer
16 Sep 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydyfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
Once again an interesting and engaging visit All the students have taken something valuable from the experience. J. Palmer - Lecturer
15 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative. Visited the site last year & there has been much more added for the children to get involved in since. Both fun & interesting for the children. Both Mathew & Mal are enthusiastic & friendly D. Jones - T.A.
15 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Another excellent visit with lots of new activities 'Sorting Centre' activity brilliant. Both Mal & Mathew were excellent having a really good rapport with the children & used good questioning techniques. Looking forward to coming next year J. Weatherburn
14 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very well organised, Really Informative 'Hands on' element caught the imagination of all the children. A real eye opener for staff too! The staff were very friendly and spoke at the level of the children. Mrs S. Evans - teacher
14 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very enjoyable visit the children that had visited before had noticed some changes around the site. They particularly enjoyed the 'Sorting Centre' activity lots of information through video & displays. Thank you to Mal & Mathew. J. Evans - L.S.A.
13 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very worth while experience the children enjoyed themselves but more importantly have retained the information. The providers Mal & Mathew were very informative and able to pitch their talks to the childrens level S. Williams - Teacher
13 Sep 11
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The new 'Sorting Centre' gave the children an understanding of the problems associated with this difficult work. The visit helped to increase the children's awareness of recycling issues C.B. Aplin - Teacher
22 Aug 11
Gwaelod Y Garth W.I. & Friends
Recycling Awareness and Education
We were all interested in the informative talk given by Mal on our arrival & the education given to us & the younger generation & were all amazed with the work that is going on to recycle.We will now be able to pass on our experience to others. G. Bedgood
19 Aug 11
Tylorstown Community First
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting children really enjoyed learning about the facts of recycling. Mr H. Allen - Youth Worker
18 Aug 11
Cwmbach Playscheme Community First
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children & staff really enjoyed the morning we have all learnt a great deal to take back with us. We are going to encourage people that we know to recycle more. The staff were very helpful & friendly. Thank You. C. Powell - Youth Worker
11 Aug 11
Jane & Friends Tynewydd (Bible Study)
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent! The level of the presentation was excellent the information was useful & put in a way that just makes you realise how easy & important recycling is. We were a mixed age group from 10 to 60 yrs & we all benefitted A* for Mat & Mal the presenters
10 Aug 11
Penrhys Partnership
Recycling Awareness and Education
Really interesting. The young people learned a lot including myself. We were very pleased with the visit Hope to come back again. Mrs. D. Taylor-Youth Worker
28 Jul 11
Pontypridd Women's Institute
Recycling Awareness and Education
The ladies of Pontypridd W.I. Were very interested in the tour that we had and the staff were well informed with the information that they gave us and we will take that info and encourage everyone to recycle. We are talking about the future of our Planet.
18 Jul 11
Hawthorn High School
Recycling Awareness and Education
It was really interesting to see how much can be recycled. People should be more aware of what happens to their waste. The students got to ask questions & think about the waste that we all create. All schools should visit the site. R. Powell - Teacher
15 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils comments: It was really good thank you. Thank you to Mal & Mathew for their hard work & information
13 Jul 11
St Michael's RC School Treforest
Recycling Awareness and Education
A well organised informative & education the children & staff were engaged & interested throughout the whole trip. Our hosts were well informed & pitched the visit to age range of the children. Very enjoyable J. King - Teaching Assistant
12 Jul 11
St Michael's RC School Treforest
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very informative & interesting insite into how & what can be recycled and how we affect the environment. The children were engaged with all activities. The staff were very pleasant, helpful, friendly and very knowledgable Mrs Liffen Teaching Assistant
12 Jul 11
St Michael's RC School Treforest
Recycling Awareness and Education
Found the experience very interesting. The children loved it and found out lots of information Thank You N. Evans - Teacher
11 Jul 11
Llwynypia Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very good & informative trip for the children It was an excellent insight for the children to see where the recycling goes & what happens to it Hosts & guides were superb & kept the children interested at all times. A Lewis - Teacher
11 Jul 11
Llwynypia Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting visit, friendly staff Learnt a lot and admire the people who work at the recycling plant. Excellent! L. Jones - Teaching Assistant
08 Jul 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
It was a very well presented & informative presentation So much interesting & need to know information Everyone should be made to come here to receive this very important information. Both Mal & Mathew were excellent nothing they could'nt answer L. M Lyte
07 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children's comments: really interesting, would like to work here, awesome really cannot wait to tell my parents to recycle. I like the safari. Really glad we came. Mal & Mathew have made us feel really welcome very pleasant & polite Mrs. L. Bone
07 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent Children had loads of questions to ask and all were answered by Mathew & Mal Great time all round. Children's comments: great tour but didn't like the smell!
06 Jul 11
Abercerdin Primary Evanstown
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fascinating visit. Highlights the importance of recycling Brilliant presenters, We were very well look after. S. Fletcher -Teacher Iwan said how eductional it was. Kai loved the car wash! Eco group.
05 Jul 11
Pen Y Dre High School Merthyr
Recycling Awareness and Education
Highly informative and pitched just right for year 8 class Group thoroughly enjoyed the visit and will leave thinking about how we will change our recycling habits S Hunnisett - Teacher
04 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
From the children's view: It was awesome, Amazing, interesting, spectacular and an eye opener. Very educating on how we should recycle our household waste. Very interesting Glad we came. The staff are very friendly & make the day interesting
04 Jul 11
Hawthorn High
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very informative visit with a variety of activities The tour was excellentand the staff were professional & friendly A superb place for an educational visit. Thank you very much. F. Lombard - Teacher
01 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very informative trip that suited the needs of the children The providers Mal & Mathew were fantastic with the children Their approach was at the level that children understood A Well worth visit! Made us all think about recycling. R Williams - Teacher
01 Jul 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Mat & Mal were superb with the children they answered all questions including the 'Bizarre' ones clearly & in detail Very friendly & accomodating A super experience very well organised & helpful in allowing us to deliver a major part of the KS2 clm
29 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent visit the pupils were engaged & interested from beginning to end I learnt a lot myself. Thank you for your patience a balance of fun and important information The children will I'm sure educate their parents. Thank You J.A. Davies - Teacher
29 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils Comments: Awesome 100% out of 100%. The hawks are fantastic. Lots of recycling, Really good. We all had a great time
28 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The trip was very interesting & informative. Mal & Mathew were able to explain things to the children clearly & concisely. They thoroughly enjoyed the safari especially the hawks This fits in with our topic on the environment K Hulse - Deputy Head
28 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A thoroughly enjoyable experience The providers were excellent & had an excellent rapport with the pupils The videos were very informative & all of the children thoroughly enjoyed Thanks to Bryn Pica for a great visit
27 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent visit made a big impact on the pupils & staff alike Very informative, interesting and with an element of fun for the children We all learnt a lot The presenters were good with the children and even ansewered "Silly" questions J Davies -Teacher
27 Jun 11
Ynyshir Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Had a fantastic day not realising how much is actually recycled. Its amazing to see what can be made our of recycled materials. C. Paine - Teaching Asst.
24 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils Comments: It was interesting to see what happens to everything, I have learned a lot it was good, I've enjoyed talking to Mat & Dean I enjoyed learning about different things. Mathew was very good with the pupils. S. Stone - Teacher
23 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
Students Comments: Cool, Thomas. Good, Jack. Fun, Courtney. Very good, nice bird, Shaun. Muddy, Courtney. Very beneficial for the students they loved the Safari. S. Stone - Teacher.
22 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent! Thoroughly enjoyed the visit and I am sure the pupils have learned a lot. S.Stone - Teacher
21 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils Comments: Learned a lot about recycling. Very interesting. Better than I thought. Definately worth coming. I really enjoyed. I learned something new today. It was Really Good.
20 Jun 11
Cilfynydd Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children thoroughly enjoyed this experience The questions came thick & fast regarding what happens to their recycling. The experience of working on the mini MRF was a great experience and they will pass this on to their parents. V Mumford - C. Asst.
16 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
I found all aspects of the visit very informative and age appropriate to the young people The safari allowed the pupils to see for themselves the effect on the environment of landfill as opposed to recycling. L.Evans - Youth Coach
14 Jun 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydyfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
Extremely Informative. Site tour very interesting. Very professional and well informed staff. C. Fatkin - Learning Support
14 Jun 11
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
Pupils and myself thoroughly enjoyed the visit Very informative They particularly enjoyed the safari. The videos were very informative too I think the visit has made the pupils think about what they & their families recycle. D. Hone Head of French Dept
13 Jun 11
Cilfynydd Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Lots of good information for the children & adults to remember. Good to be able to drive around the site & see how things are done & how much recycling can be done The children enjoyed taking an active part in recycling K S Davies - LSA
09 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
We enjoyed the safari and seeing the birds of prey which help to keep the seagulls away from the landfill site. - Pupils Comments
08 Jun 11
YGG Cymer
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative and inspirational. Will try and get the school to recycle more, particularly bottles and cans. B. Prosser - L.S.A
07 Jun 11
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative lots of activities & videos and a presentation to keep pupils interested throughout the day Pupils gained a great deal of information and were engaged throughout very well organised A.Potts - Teacher
06 Jun 11
Cilfynydd Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A fantastic way for the children to learn the importance of recycling all our waste All the children enjoyed the tour of the plant. G Neal & V Mumford-Teachers. Children's comments Great how the birds of prey are used to minimise the seagulls on site
03 Jun 11
Tylorstown Community first
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent, informative day for the young people. Would recommend! R. Sullivan - Development Worker
25 May 11
YGG Rhydywaun
Recycling Awareness and Education
The students & I found the whole visit enlightening & interesting The guides were friendly & knowledgeable The provision for "Class Based" talk was warm comfortable & well provided with equipment D.L. Evans teacher
24 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
It's good & interesting that they recycle materials It was fun We learned stuff We saw the birds of prey Our Favourite parts were seeing the cubes of recycling, reminded me of Wall E. Sorting the recycling. Children's Comments
23 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative & enjoyable children thoroughly enjoyed. S Haughty - Teacher
23 May 11
Ysgol Yr Eos Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children really the trip it was very informative& the children learnt a great deal about recycling The sorting of recycling was an excellent hands on session The landfill safari was excellent & gave the children a clear insight. L. Ward - Teacher
20 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
It was great, I really enjoyed it, the visit was awesome I've got lots of things to tell my mother, she will be shocked The videos were great the recycling of different things was brilliant The safari was great fun Some of the Comments of the pupils!
19 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
What an excellent resource It really brings home the value, purpose & process of recycling The staff were all very friendly & helpful I am sure that it has had an excellent impact on the children F J Burdsall - Teacher
19 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
This was a very interesting morning I am sure that the children & myself learned so much I could not get over the size of the site & what work is carried out there Thanks to Mal & Mathew for their very informative talks to the children C A James -Tch Aide
18 May 11
Aberdare Town Church Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting A great deal of information presented to the children in a clear & stimulating way The opportunity to experience "hands on" sorting of recycling was fun The safari was an "Eye Opener" for all the children S Llewellyn - Ast Teacher
16 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
I liked sorting the recycling. I liked the safari it was fun, I didn't know that the methane gas made by rubbish could explode. We need to recycle to help our environment I now know I need to do more recycling Childrens comments. D. Fletcher - Teacher
13 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A fantastic educational visit The whole trip was interesting & well presented We were all very enthusiastic after the visit & we couldn't wait to speak about what goes on at Bryn Pica The two gentlemen were excellent at their jobs S A Portingale -Teacher
13 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children found this visit: Brilliant, awesome, fantastic & super spectacular - Some of the Pupils Comments. K. Edwards Teacher
12 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fun and very informative afternoon Children & Staff thoroughly enjoyed safari tour. Very friendly & approachable staff, well done both. K. Edwards - Teacher
12 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A well organised trip that is very informative The pupils were completely engaged & Very enthusiastic about all that they saw & Heard "That was Awesome" a child commented! The staff were friendly & extremely knowledgeable D Fletcher - Teacher
11 May 11
Cwmbach Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent afternoon enjoyed by all. Very informative, interesting & thought provoking The children thoroughly enjoyed the activities and learnt a lot I am sure the memories of the day & the message will last a long time S. Jones -Deputy Headteacher
10 May 11
Porth Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
It was fun! We enjoyed the Safari! We learnt lots about recycling! I enjoyed sorting the recycling! Pupil's comments
10 May 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative, well explained students were really interested an excellent afternoon. D. John - Lecturer
09 May 11
Porth Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
We had a very enjoyable & educational visit The children enjoyed finding out about recycling They especially enjoyed sorting through their recycling Both children & staff were surprised at some of the facts & figures and lots of ideas E.Thomas-Teacher
05 May 11
Aberdare High School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An extremely interesting & educational visit All pupils should have the opportunity to experience this visit to raise awareness in order that they can educate others at home. J. Davies - Teacher
18 Apr 11
Aberdare Good Neighbours
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent insight into all aspects of recycling The information that we were given today has enlightened us all Today has been a learning process for all Mal & Mathew have given an excellent lecture & the site is excellenty managed A. While - V. Chair
18 Apr 11
Aberdare Good Neighbours
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting & informative now we know where our recycling goes and why we have to seperate our recycling. Excellent. S Evans- Resident
15 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A great informal day, providing both staff & children lots to think about. Both members of staff were great with the children a great trip with an opportunity to learn about recycling & the effects if we don't V. Padfield - SSA
15 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very clear & interesting indroduction was given when we arrived The pupils really enjoyed working in the MRF The tour was interesting & informative, both Mal & Mathew were knowlegable & made the day very interesting for the pupils. A. Hopton - Teacher
14 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A fantastic trip, informative interesting & educational. The children loved the hands on activities We have all enjoyed our visit and learned a lot about the importance of recycling. The staff were also great. R. Matthais - Student teacher
14 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent educational informative morning. The children were amazed, disgusted & motivated after finding out about landfill & recycling A great way of getting across this increasingly important message Thank you. T. Lewis - Teacher
13 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent! Very well organised visit with plenty of different activities that the pupils thoroughly enjoyed Information was well presented and explained well The staff were enthusiastic and kept the childrens attention Thanks! J Gwenter Teacher
13 Apr 11
Porth County Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic experience extremely useful information that will help our young people in their future very informative & fun to sum up by one young person "I didn't want to come to visit a landfill but I'm glad I did - this has been awesome" R Forsey E3
12 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The video presentations were informative 7 were pitched at a level suitable for the children The safari gave the children an opportunity to see what happens to the rubbish that isn't recycled a real eye opener. B. Thomas - Teacher
12 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent day where the presentation was pitched to the age of the children Very informative day where the children learnt a lot about recycling & landfill The staff were extremely helpful & encouraged the children to ask questions S. Leyshon Class Ast
11 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
A fantastic opportunity for pupils, they have thoroughly enjoyed themselves and learnt a lot about recycling & reusing A big thank you to Mal & Mathew fountains of knowledge. We will definitely be back C. Webb - Teacher
11 Apr 11
Dolau Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent experience for the children & staff Highlighted the importance of recycling and our affect on the environment. Both Mathew & Mal were excellent with the children. G. Evans - Headteacher
08 Apr 11
Tonypandy Community College
Recycling Awareness and Education
Well paced & interesting presentation. Variety of visiual aids, video & relevant questions for the children to answer. Landfill Safari etc. All very engaging. Thanks for a very informative & interesting day. S. Holleman - Teacher
05 Apr 11
Porth County Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The group have thoroughly enjoyed this visit and have clearly taken a lot away from it. A worth while educational visit. J. MacDonald - Teacher
04 Apr 11
Writers Circle Tynewydd
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fascinating! Very intensive work on sorting our recycling. The figures are mind boggling as regards to tonnage! We are very impressed with the scale of the site& the work. Without recycling we dread to think what the future would bring V. Button Secretary
01 Apr 11
Maerdy Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The year 1 children really enjoyed themselves & learnt a lot about recycling. I think this centre teaches children the value of recycling. Staff are Fab too!! We had a fab day. Keep up the good work. Thank you C. Moulding - Teachers Assistant
01 Apr 11
Maerdy Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thank you for a very enjoyable visit. It was great for the children & staff! To see a real recycling plant in action. It means a lot more than trying to explain from books. N. Jones Teacher year 1
31 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare Core Group
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent friendly interaction, An experience we would like all our students to have and pass on to their families & friends. Encouraging without pressurizing. All residents need to know this information. Thank You. J. Brown - Lecturer
28 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydyfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very well run morning gives students a very good idea of the recycling system. Well informed staff that are very knowlegable. P. Barrett - Science Technician
25 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very interesting day, filled with lots of information for the children & getting them involved so that they can see what happens when we all recycle. Would recommend for all school children. J Davies - Teachers Aide
24 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
What a fantastic afternoon. the children have really learnt so much. Doing things etc. Sorting the recycling was a great hit for the children. A Brilliant visit. G. Davies - Teacher
24 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
FAB! What a fantastic experience for the children (and staff too!) It was a real eye opener. Also the staff are brilliant with the children - very patient! Can't wait to bring the rest of my class tomorrow C. Davies KS2 Teacher
23 Mar 11
Maerdy Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very educational & interactive experience for the children The information given was age appropriate, both Mal & Mathew were brilliant with the children. Thank you. L.S.A.
23 Mar 11
Maerdy Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Children's Views: Learnt that they can re-use things. Learnt that we can recycle almost anything. Learnt that glass can be made into tarmac. We learnt that plastic can be made into loft insulation. Our favourite parts were working in the mini MRF. Thanks
21 Mar 11
Maerdy Infant School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The children really enjoyed their visit. They were enthusiastic and have obviously learned tthings they didn't know before. Many thanks for an enjoyable visit. R. Wilson - Teacher
17 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
What a fantastic well planned & informative morning. The pupils as well as the staff had so many questions answered, our school mission statement is "Together we can make learning fun" You have helped us to achieve this. J. Lewis - Headteacher
17 Mar 11
YGG Bronllwyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent visit! All children and staff enjoyed. Informative we have learnt many new things this afternoon The activity centre was great for children to have hands on experience. Particularly enjoyed the safari. B Mathias - Deputy Head
16 Mar 11
Tonyrefail Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
One of the most thought provoking and interesting visits I've ever seen. The tour of the site was excellent, a very enjoyable experience. Mr. L. Eynon - Teacher
14 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very educational morning children enjoyed . Both members of staff very helpful. Both the children and myself learnt a lot about recycling. J. Rewbury - Teachers Assistant
14 Mar 11
Tylorstown Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent visit. Very informative and an excellent way to educate young children on the importance of recycling. Both Mal and Mathew were very good with the children and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the visit. K. Tuck - Deputy Headteacher
11 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Day Centre Group
Recycling Awareness and Education
Students Comments: Brilliant, Learnt a lot, its good, nice trip, Fantastic info about recycling & rubbish, Brilliant use your recycling bags, nice learnt what plastic is recycled into, My fleece coat is made from bottles.
09 Mar 11
Tonyrefail Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent experience for pupils & the teacher. It was very informative, well organised and very interesting. Pupils enjoyed the safari Both staff were well informed and very approachable but professional, thank you. - D Richards Teacher
07 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Pontypridd
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative made students think about recycling materials they hadn't considered as being recyclable Students enjoyed the safari & were surprised at the amount of energy produced from the methane - L. Shipley Course Tutor
04 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhydyfelyn
Recycling Awareness and Education
An extremely interesting visit There was a great deal of information, clearly presented that will be very useful for the students when completing their Welsh Baccalaureate. Many thanks to Mathew & Mal for making the visit interesting - K Sidorowicz Tutor
03 Mar 11
Gelli Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic informative morning, children & staff learned a lot from the staff at Bryn Prica. More schools should tap into this fabulous resource Enjoyable trip with a serious & important message Children thoroughly enjoyed their visit - C. Jones Teacher
03 Mar 11
Gelli Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
The landfill safari and recycling experiences were excellent The staff were very approachable and related really well to the children A really worthwhile visit.
01 Mar 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent service very interesting and comprehensive presentation a worthwhile educational experience - M. Fish Lecturer
24 Feb 11
RCT Trainee Programme
Recycling Awareness and Education
I really enjoyed the talk & tour made me realise how important recycling is and has changed my views on it in a positive way - S Griffiths Student I had a fab time & learnt a lot about recycling, very informative & fun - A Wingfield Student
21 Feb 11
Cwmni Community Office
Recycling Awareness and Education
What an interesting afternoon! Loved the different ways of explaining the process, Mal & Mathew answered all our questions clearly and fully I'll be back and bring some more people with me & I'll keep recycling - J Brownnutt Member of the Community
18 Feb 11
Maerdy Community Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very Educational have learnt quite a lot The children were very interested and asked lots of relevant questions. I have always been a keen recycler and found the visit informative The public should visit. - B. Jones Chair of Governors
16 Feb 11
Maerdy Community Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent morning it has been a number of years since my last visit and I am very impressed with the education facilities & how they have developed. The providers have been excellent & the fun activity of sorting was very good - S Belcher Headteacher
15 Feb 11
Maerdy Community Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Both staff members were very friendly, helpful and knowledgable and able to answer all the questions. The trip was well organised and informative The children especially enjoyed working on the mini MRF a fantastic morning - R Derrick Teacher
09 Feb 11
Aberdare High School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The trip was very good and I would come here again. - C Williams Pupil
08 Feb 11
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative, knowlegable staff who encourage us to recycle The "Sorter's" evoked sympathy! It was good to learn more about recycling as we will have to do more to help our environment! - Student
07 Feb 11
Day Centre Students Coleg Morgannwg
Recycling Awareness and Education
Enjoyed all of it. Brilliant. Very Interesting especially how things are reused. The people giving the talk were really helpful and explained clearly. - Students Comments
03 Feb 11
Mountain Ash Secondary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent Presentation, gave the pupils plenty to think about. A good eye opener into how it all works on site, and how much we can recycle. - R. Dixon School Project Officer
02 Feb 11
Penrhiwceiber Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A fantastic experience for all children and staff. The landfill safari has been a massive hit with the children along with the enjoyment of sorting the recycling A fab time thank you. S. Meyler - Teacher
31 Jan 11
Merthyr Tydfil CBC
Recycling Awareness and Education
We had a very good visit it was nice to see where its all recycled. A Watkins - Recycling Awareness
26 Jan 11
Ysgol Ty Coch
Recycling Awareness and Education
Everyone enjoyed and found the trip very informative. The pupils gained an indepth and wealth of information regarding all aspects of recycling, both pupils and staff will definately think far more about how and what we recycle - S. Nuttall Instructor
25 Jan 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Thought today was informative, I thought I was a good reycler but I learnt a lot more on today's visit. We will be passing this info on to others and will recycle a lot more at home. - Student
21 Jan 11
Ty Gwyn Education Centre
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent talk, very knowledgeable. Trip around the landfill site was very enjoyable. Mr. J Sage - T.A.
20 Jan 11
Ysgol Gynradd Pont Sion Norton
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent morning!! A great opportunity for pupils to get a hands on learning experience about recycling and looking after their environment. Staff were also very informative and very good with the pupils. R. Morgan Teacher
18 Jan 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Students aged between 16 -34. Thoroughly enjoyed visit. Which highlighted many issues about recycling various products made from recycled materials very informative, enjoyable visit encouraging us to recycle more. R. Bennet Lecturer
17 Jan 11
Coleg Morgannwg Rhondda
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative visit, very well conducted. Students have gained much knowledge to incorporate into the Welsh Baccalaureate qualification. Many Thanks... Mr. K. Morgan Lecturer
14 Jan 11
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
This trip was interesting for both staff and children would recommend to others. Thank you very much. K. Hopkins L.S.A
14 Jan 11
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Lots of information great for the kids, teaches them the importance of recycling. Thank you. Will definitely recommend to others. N. Evans Class Teacher
13 Jan 11
Coleg Morgannwg
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting presentation and tour which was delivered in an innovative and enjoyable way. Information was eye-opening and opportunities for discussion provided and very useful. D. Morgan Lecturer
13 Jan 11
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative. Children and adults really enjoyed it. Thank you. N. Evans Class Teacher
12 Jan 11
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very enjoyable visit that the children found extremely interesting. We will do lots of follow up work in class. C. Harris Class Teacher
12 Jan 11
Cwmdare Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting visit. The information was pitched of an appropriate level for the Yr3 class. Two providers were excellent lots of patience and excellent with the children. P. Davies - HeadTeacher
16 Dec 10
Blaengwawr Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent visit, staff very friendly and helpful. High quality presentations very informative. Safari enjoyed by both pupils and staff. Will recommend to other staff and schools. Mr M. Gale Snr Teacher
08 Dec 10
Maerdy Communities First
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative and well presented.... Mrs. D. Houston Treasurer
07 Dec 10
Coleg Morgannwg Pontypridd
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative, well presented and a relaxed environment. K Dancey Course Tutor
03 Dec 10
Bryncelynnog Comprehensive
Recycling Awareness and Education
Superb talk and tour, very informative and full of information. I thought I knew a lot about recycling-I was wrong. I would recommend for any school/group Very friendly staff. Dr. S. Murray Teacher
24 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fantastic! The children have learned loads about what we can recycle. The staff were informative and pitched at exactly the right level for the children to understand. Everyone should visit this site! J. Davies Teacher/Eco school Co Ordinator
23 Nov 10
Treorchy Comprehensive School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A very interesting & impressive visit. Lots of relevant info and presented in an interesting manner and appropriate to the age and ability of the pupils. Duration of the visit about right, Mr S L Murray
23 Nov 10
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Our science topic for this term is recycling, our trip today has been a brilliant way of showing the children exactly what happens to their own recycling. The children listened well to interesting talks and video clips. S. Fossett Teacher
22 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very interesting information, the pupils really enjoyed sorting through the recycling too. Mrs. C. James Teacher
19 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent morning which was extremely informative and interesting for the pupils. It was education to witness the landfill and sorting of the recycling. The pupils really enjoyed the activity centre. Mrs Evans Teacher
18 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Comments by Pupils Year 5 & 6: It was good, I learnt what plastic is recycled into. It was fun and I enjoyed the activity centre sorting out the recycling. I liked the landfill safari. Thank you it was a great morning
17 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
We learnt about what happens when we drop litter and how it affects wildlife and our environment. We also learnt how the compactor crushes the waste that people don't recycle. Also how the landfill gas is used to make electricity. Year 4 & 5 pupils
16 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A really enjoyable trip. The children clearly enjoyed themselves and responded well to the questions. We were given lots of valuable facts & figures about recycling. An experience that you cannot give the children in school V. Phillips Teacher
15 Nov 10
Heol Y Celyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The group of children really enjoyed the morning and learned a lot about recycling and the landfill site. M. Cowdron Teacher
11 Nov 10
Cardinal Newman School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent, very interesting with the importance of recycling clearly demonstrated. With talks, videos and the landfill tour. Pupils really enjoyed their time and it made them think how important it is to recycle everyday. J. Gough Art Teacher
10 Nov 10
Ysgol Gartholwg Pontypridd
Recyclcing Awareness & Education
Mae pob sesiwn yn llawn gwybodaeth ac mae'r holl ddisgyblion yn cymryd rhan mewn trafodaethau. Mae taith o amgylch y safle tirlenwi yn ddiddorol iawn. Roedd y staff yn ddefnyddiol iawn, gwybodus ac yn gwrtais A Lewis
09 Nov 10
Treorchy Comprehensive School
Recycling Awareness and Education
An absolutely fantastic experience, we really enjoyed the presentation which was very informative. The pupils also enjoyed the landfill safari and the staff had an excellent rapport with the pupils B S Marks Head of Music
08 Nov 10
Pontygwaith Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
A really interesting visit, the children are now aware of what happens from kerbside collection onwards. The landfill safari was very interesting too as was the videos. The children have learned so much from this visit. A. Maz - Community Worker
04 Nov 10
Eco Design Centre
Recycling Awareness and Education
Really interesting and informative, impressed with the films. Loved the tour around the site, pretty mind-blowing. Will tell my friends. L. Howe
03 Nov 10
Gwauncelyn Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Absolutely fantastic experience for the children and us the teachers. We've learnt so much, and the fact the children have been able to see what happens to our rubbish and why its so important to recycle, really effected and inspired them. Miss H Reynolds
29 Oct 10
Maerdy Community First
Recycling Awareness and Education
The 8 adults in our group found the visit fascinating, enlightening, educational and enjoyable. None of us really knew the details regarding recycling in particular the logistics used regarding efficiency of effort and prevention of pollution. B. Nott
29 Oct 10
M.T.C.B.C
Recycling Awareness and Education
Very informative, well conducted, very knowledgeable staff, most enjoyable and interesting throughout. C. Williams
28 Oct 10
Traineeship Programme - RCT
Recycling Awareness and Education
Before my visit here today, I was always under the impression waste was put under the ground. I know realise a lot of hard work is put into keeping our community clean. I've never cared to recycle but I will now. S. Alexander Trainee
27 Oct 10
Inner Wheel Club of Aberdare
Recycling Awareness and Education
Our visit was extremely interesting and informative. Hopefully the people will appreciate the hard work done by the staff at this site to improve our environment. S. Lucas President
20 Oct 10
Mrs Francome Mr Chapple
Recycling Awareness and Education
An excellent experience, well presented, safari was very interesting and good publicity for recycling. Activity centre great idea, very knowledgeable staff and friendly environment, impressive facility. P. Francome Resident
19 Oct 10
Hawthorn High School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent morning. Young people really enjoyed and some are going to start recycling. Our 2nd visit and once again impressed with the information. V. Western Youth Access Project Worker
18 Oct 10
Abertaf Primary (Autistic Unit)
Recycling Awareness and Education
A lovely trip, very informative pitched at level for my pupils to understand. Lots of visual information my pupils enjoyed, 4x4 trip was very interesting so we could see first hand what happens. A. Pritchard Teacher
15 Oct 10
Miskin Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
The visit was very educational for the children. They enjoyed the tour and talk on recycling. A very interesting, informative day and enjoyed by all. A. Gough Eco-Coordinator
14 Oct 10
Penrhys Primary School (Pupils Comments)
Recycling Awareness and Education
"I enjoyed the ride in the 4x4" "I found the PowerPoint presentation very interesting" "The video produced by Tonyrefail Comp School was brilliant" "Mal and Matthew were both extremely kind to us. Matthew gave me 50p to replace the 50p I lost in the 4x4"
13 Oct 10
Abertaf Primary School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Brilliant mix of experiences for the children. Staff were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The children have taken on board lots of new information and have really enjoyed the whole experience. Definitely recommend this visit. M. Vavrecka Teacher
07 Oct 10
Ferndale Community School
Recycling Awareness and Education
Fab presentation. Staff were very informative and friendly. Pupils really enjoyed the experience, would come again. A. Walters Teacher
04 Oct 10
Penrhys Primary
Recycling Awareness and Education
Excellent, Really Informative. The children found it very interesting and will help them in our science topic "The Sustainable Earth" - J.Weatherburn Teacher
30 Sep 10
Rhydyfelin Communities First
Recycling Awareness and Education
This has been a most intersting, inspiring & informative visit. We'll definately all be better recyclers & no doubt influence others. L Rielly Project Dev Worker
29 Sep 10
Penrhys Primary School (Special Needs)
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A very worth while trip. The staff were very helpful and knowledgeable and were able to relate well to the children (special needs), would make a return trip. S. Williams Teacher
29 Sep 10
RCT Graduate Officers
Recycling, Awareness and Education
What an education! I had no concept of the fantastic work that goes on at Bryn Pica. Matthew and Mal have really opened my eyes to the scale of the problems facing us to reach our targets. The presentations / safari are wonderful. L. George Grad Officer
20 Sep 10
Penrhys Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Excellent, very informative and child orientated. Every child should visit. Children's comments, 'it was awesome' 'it makes me feel sad' 'it was interesting'. L. Jones Teacher
15 Sep 10
Glynhafod Junior School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Lots of information. Children really enjoyed the presentation. Safari around the site was really interesting; children will remember lots from the day. S. Blanchi - Teacher
09 Sep 10
Bryncynon Communities First
Recycling, Awareness and Education
The visit was fantastic! Very informative and educational. The resources and staff were second to none, their helpfulness and knowledge was excellent Zoe Parfit Community Development Manager
06 Sep 10
Mr and Mrs E Hopkins and 2 Grandchildren
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very informative and opened ones mind to the extent of the work that is done on site. Grandsons (11yrs and 7yrs) were very impressed, most educational. Will advise school friends to visit. E Hopkins
24 Aug 10
Aberdare Rotary Club
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very good presentation. Informative, relevant, excellent. Should promote this facility more. E. Hillier Member
22 Jul 10
Tylorstown Community First
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent session for young people, interesting tours. The young people thoroughly enjoyed the session and learned a lot about the importance of recycling. Rebecca Sullivan-Youth Worker
12 Jul 10
Pontypridd High School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent educational visit, very thought provoking. The RCT / Amgen Staff were superb throughout. The pupils were engaged throughout the visit. A powerful experience indeed. Martin Thomas-Teacher
01 Jul 10
Aberdare Boys School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very fun time in the 4x4 and the videos were very fun to watch. I think it has shown us how to really recycle and i'm sure we will in the future. Thank you. Ryan Walters Pupil
30 Jun 10
Maesgwyn School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
We had an excellent visit today. Mal and Matthew had excellent knowledge of the subject, which was passed on to our pupils in an enthusiastic manner. The question and answer sessions were particularly good. We all learned a lot. D. Locke - Teacher
28 Jun 10
Aberdare Boys School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very informative. Well presented, presentations made you really think about what we need to do. Many Thanks. Colin Neale Teacher
28 Jun 10
Treorchy Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
The children had a fantastic time at the landfill site and were really impressed with what they saw. The visit was educational and informative, and the children and staff learnt about environmental issues. E. Richards Class Teacher
23 Jun 10
Ysgol Gyfan Cymer Rhondda
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Excellent welcome given and clear, positive presentation. The boys were made more aware of the environmental implication of waste and how we can reduce the waste in Rhondda Cynon Taf. Aled Rees Head of Physics
21 Jun 10
Llwydcoed Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
The visit was very informative. Group sizes were appropriate for learning and safety. Children were able to retain important facts through a range of stimulus. Guides were helpful, informative and very knowledgeable. A. Reynolds Teacher
21 Jun 10
Llwydcoed Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A very interesting, information packed visit. The children enjoyed and responded well to the films and discussions and loved the 4x4 tour. Good to be able to see a working recycling plant, after the theory side. W. Tegeltijer Supply Teacher
18 Jun 10
Rhondda Cynon Taf
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very useful, put the theory of contaminated land into practice. Very practical, useful to all EH students and staff. Laura Foxwell Technical Officer
17 Jun 10
St John Baptist's School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very interesting and informative, and the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. The safari trip around the landfill was very eye-opening. The pupils learnt a lot about what happens to rubbish and the importance of recycling. L. Sumnger Teacher
16 Jun 10
Hirwaun Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A very interesting and enjoyable experience for children and adults. Safari around the site was great as children actually see the landfill site etc, and it helps them understand the severity of the rubbish / recycling problems. Carly Stephens - Teacher
15 Jun 10
Blaengwawr Comprehensive School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very informative and the pupils really enjoyed the day. Many have come away from the landfill safari declaring they are going to recycle more. Some girls have even decided they are going to start a recycling club. Miss L. Boyles Teacher
14 Jun 10
Alaw Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent morning. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves and learnt so much about recycling and where household waste goes. They loved the safari and were amazed by what they saw. The videos were also very good and informative. Mr Rees Teacher
10 Jun 10
Capcoch Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Everyone really enjoyed the visit. The 4*4 tour was fun and interesting. The children enjoyed looking at the videos which gave them lots of information. Thank you very much, the children really enjoyed their visit. Catrin Walters Teacher
09 Jun 10
Aberdare Trefoil Guild
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Thoroughly enjoyed the visit presentation and trip was a real eye opener. I am much more aware of the importance of recycling. The knowledge of the two gentlemen was terrific. I have left here today wanting to read more about it.
03 Jun 10
G.T.R.A's Junior Committee
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very interesting, we all enjoyed the landfill safari and seeing the birds. The whole experience was very interesting and worth the visit. Thank you. Jacky Yeo Chairperson
03 Jun 10
Aberdare Badgers
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very informative session, children and leaders enjoyed the day very much. Everybody loved the landfill safari and learnt a lot about the different processes. Presentation gave lots of facts and figures which the children will remember. L. Coulton - Leader
02 Jun 10
Perthcelyn Communities First
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Top rate, Mal and the team were very informative. The children were really interested and asked loads of questions. Andrew Roberts Development Worker
27 May 10
Porth Junior School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Outstanding, really opened our eyes to all the hard work you do. G. Jones - Teacher
25 May 10
Rhondda Life and Village and Valleys
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very educational and well presented. Team were very impressed with what they learned. They did not understand what we were doing to the environment. Jason Evans Manager
25 May 10
Cilfynydd Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A Brilliant idea to educate children about waste, the children toughly enjoyed today and was immersed completely in what they were being shown. Asked lots of questions and also gave lots of good answers. Mrs Kay Collins HLTA
24 May 10
Perthcelyn Community Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
I brought my Eco Committee this morning (aged 5-11) we thought we knew a lot about recycling, but we didn't. We all learned loads of new information including the staff. It was very interesting to see the videos and the jeep safari. F. Parsons - Teacher
21 May 10
Cynon Valley Crime Prevention
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Visiting the Education Centre at Bryn Pica landfill site is a real eye-opener. It educated both our pupils and staff who attended about the effects of our rubbish on not just our local environment but environments around the world.The information deliver
19 May 10
Coleg Morgannwg, Aberdare
Recycling, Awareness and Education
We all found this visit very informative. Many aspects of the recycling system were explained thoroughly and we learned a lot about the way in which the plant worked and how things were being recycled. Well worth the visit. Trish Isaac Student
18 May 10
Homemakers Pontypridd
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very informative afternoon. We are all recycling already but have learnt a few things today. Thank you for a lovely welcome and making our visit enjoyable. Anita Egan Homemakers Treasurer
18 May 10
Coleg Morgannwg, Rhondda
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit, very informative. Students very encouraged to improve how they recycle at home. One student commentated that it was a real eye-opener. Paula Evans I.T Lecturer
17 May 10
Cwmni Treherbert
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Excellent visit learned a lot that can be shared within the local community. Presentation very good, useful information and we look forward to working with RCT to try and make a difference. Theresa Parsell - Communities First Co - Ordinater
05 May 10
Llanilltud Faerdref
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Many thanks for an excellent visit. The quality of the presentation was super. The children learned a great deal about recycling, and what happens to their rubbish. R. Poacher Class Teacher
05 May 10
Coleg Morgannwg Aberdare
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit, very informative. Students were very enthusiastic about the visit and made positive comments about the visit. It has encouraged them to promote recycling in the college and friends and family. C. Rees Lecturer
29 Apr 10
Aberdare High School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
The class of 12 pupils were enthused and excited by the information, videos and visit generally. The boys asked great questions and were completely immersed in the problem of waste and its effect on the society. Dave Howells - Head of Technology
28 Apr 10
Park Lane Special School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A very informative morning. The pupils thoroughly enjoyed their visit to Bryn Pica today. Fiona Sherif Class Teacher
14 Apr 10
Coleg Morganwg Aberdare
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Our group found it very interesting, eye opening in fact. It has made us all a lot more aware of what is being done to recycle in RCT. Debbie Morgan - Lecturer
17 Feb 10
Tonyrefail Beavers and Cubs Group
Recycling, Awareness and Education
The children found the visit very interesting. They particularly enjoyed the jeep ride and seeing all the recycling waste being sorted and bundled. They found this good fun. Karen Davies Group Treasurer
27 Jan 10
Park Lane Special School Aberdare
Recycling, Awareness and Education
I found the information provided on the visit very helpful for our school project. The Amgen Staff were very good in their delivery of the lesson content in respect of the needs of our children. Fiona Sherif - Class Teacher
21 Oct 09
Hirwaun Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Excellent visit, very informative. The children have learnt so many facts they can take back to school with them. Thank you very much. Sara Hodges Teacher
14 Oct 09
Ynyswen Primary
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Very worthwhile, working in small groups enjoyed a lot of individual attention. The staffs were very informative and patient with the children. D. James Head Teacher
08 Oct 09
Hafod Primary
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A great morning. Very interesting and informative. Very well organised and everyone we met was helpful and welcoming. We all really enjoyed and learned a great deal. E. Braelley Teacher
16 Sep 09
Tonyrefail Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
This has been an excellent opportunity for the children to have a true experience of recycling and the need to recycle. The staffs at the site are knowledgeable, friendly and keen to provide information and answer questions. L. Rees Class Teacher
02 Sep 09
Ystrad Rhondda Mother's Union
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Thanks for a most interesting and informative visit, following a Recycling Awareness Officer talk earlier this year. The staffs were most helpful and polite. Everyone should visit the site to see what happens to our rubbish. R. Saunders - Branch Leader
26 Aug 09
Cwm Clydach Communities First EC Visit
Recycling, Awareness and Education
It was a very enlightening experience so many other residents should have this experience, to realise the cost and work that goes on to disposing of and recreate from rubbish. It was certainly worth while and educational. Cyrel Jones Spokes Perso
29 Jul 09
RCT People First
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Enjoyable experience, liked looking at the rubbish. Encourages people to recycle, very good information videos. Thanks to the workers for the tour. Paula Charles Project Co-Ordinator
15 Jul 09
Darran Las Environmental Group
Recycling, Awareness and Education
This was an excellent well informed tour of the recycling facility. The 4*4 tour of the site gave us an insight into the sheer size of the site and the various videos and quiz were very instructive / informative. Thank you - David O'Mahony - Secretary.
03 Jul 09
Ysgol Gyfun Garth Owlg
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Excellent visit, informative and interesting. Will definitely have to come again, everybody in RCT should see the effect of their waste. Landfill Safari Very Good Video - Good Quality - Science Teacher
01 Jul 09
Park Lane Special School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
What a fantastic visit, the students found it very informal and excellent. They really enjoyed the trip around the landfill site. J. Morgan Nursery Nurse
29 Jun 09
Town Church in Wales Primary School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A wonderful opportunity for the children to see what actually happens to the household waste and why it is so important to recycle. I would recommend every school to pay a visit, it really is an eye-opener. M.Davies Teacher
17 Jun 09
Porth Junior School
Recycling, Awareness and Education
Fantastic visit full of information / facts etc. The trip helped the pupils appreciate how much waste is produced and what happens to it. The trip around the landfill was excellent and great for the children to see the site and how recycling is sorted.
13 May 09
Coleg Morgannwg - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit and well worth a visit. Very informative, lots of discussion points. Lynn IT / WBQ teacher
06 May 09
Coleg Morgannwg - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit and well worth a visit. Very informative, lots of discussion points. Lynn IT / WBQ teacher
15 Apr 09
Coleg Morgannwg - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit and well worth a visit. Very informative, lots of discussion points. Lynn IT / WBQ teacher
08 Apr 09
Valley Kids - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A great day, very interesting. Once again an enjoyable trip and the team are very friendly and helpful. It was very interesting to find out where all our rubbish goes and how it is recycled. Nicola Youth Team Worker
01 Apr 09
Coleg Morgannwg - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit and well worth a visit. Very informative, lots of discussion points. Lynn IT / WBQ teacher
11 Mar 09
Coleg Morgannwg - Rhydyfelin
Recycling, Awareness and Education
An excellent visit which gave the students an all round view at first hand of what happens to their waste and gave them a very clear idea of what the landfill issues are all about. Henry WBQ Teacher
30 Jan 09
Cardiff University
Tour of the Landfill Site, Leachate Treatment Plant and MRF
21 Jan 09
Aberdare College
Recycling, Awareness and Education
26 Nov 08
Coleg Morganwg - Aberdare
Recycling, Awareness and Education
05 Nov 08
Gwealod Y Garth Primary
Recycling, Awareness and Education
We've had a very informative and interesting visit. The children in our eco-clubs have really enjoyed seeing the site and learning first hand about where our rubbish goes and what happens to it. We will use this information to tell the rest of the school.
22 Oct 08
Parc Primary, Cwmparc
Recycling, Awareness and Education
15 Oct 08
Parc Primary, Cwmparc
Recycling, Awareness and Education
08 Oct 08
Parc Primary, Cwmparc
Recycling, Awareness and Education
A great morning enjoyed by all pupils and staff. Coming here allows the pupil to learn about recycling and landfill issues much better than in a classroom. Staff are wonderful with the pupils and provided an excellent knowledge and experiences. D.Will
Bryn Pica, Llwydcoed, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taf, CF44 0BX
Tel: 01685 870770
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