Ruperra Castle

Friday, September 28, 2012

Correction to last item

The Paul Busby talk is on TUESDAY October 9th !!! Looking frward to a good evening!

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Paul Busby to speak at Ruperra Castle Meeting.

Paul Busby, historian at Tredegar House, will give a talk at Machen Village Hall on Wednesday October 9th.

He has called it  " A Tale of Three Brothers: Charles Rodney, Godfrey and Freddie Morgan- all of whom had strong Ruperra links. Paul is a very entertaining speaker and we are opening this meeting  at no charge to non-members as well as the members of Ruperra Castle Preservation Trust.

The members will be holding their Annual General Meeting at 7.30pm and hope to dispose of it as quickly as possible so as to listen to Paul soon after 8pm!

All are welscome ! Please come along and enjoy the evening!  Light refreshments will be available!

Monday, September 17, 2012

Open Doors Day Success

Fifty people turned up on September 1st to view Ruperra Castle from the footpaths!
We toasted the historic setting of the castle in pear cider (Ruperra = Rhiw 'r perrau the hill of rear trees) from the field to the south of the castle and then went for tea and cakes n the barn at Ruperra Home Farm. "The nicest cakes we've ever tasted!!"

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