Mumbles Development Trust
An exemplar in community development, engagement and action.
Mumbles Development Trust is a grassroots community organisation based in the Oriel Bach Gallery, Mumbles. The Trust has organised a range of community regeneration and practical self-help projects such as the Mumbles Local Produce Market, Mumbles Movies, Mumbles Woodland Management, Annual Beach Clean and Litter Picks, Oriel Bach Gallery which supports local artists, Oystermouth Radio, Mumbles Matters and an online community magazine, Mumbles Village Diary.
The Trust supports the exchange of information and opinions, and has organised various community consultations. The Trust’s projects encourage local people to get involved in community clean-up schemes, recycling, buying local produce and maintaining local woodlands. The Trust has also produced a series of guided walk leaflets.
Oriel Bach is a ground floor indoor gallery and exhibition area, with toilets, and is open Tuesday to Sunday 11am–4pm, closed Monday. It is located in the centre of Oystermouth near bus stops and pay and display car parks.
There are volunteer opportunities with this Trail project.
Location: 4 Dunns Lane, Mumbles, Swansea SA3 4AA
Main Contact: Robin Bonham, Vice Chair
Telephone: 01792 405169