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Centrus Communities teams up with Go Underhill

Centrus Communities teams up with Go Underhill

We are delighted to announce that Centrus Communities, the community support arm of a London based financial service group, has made a fantastic £15,000 donation to Go Underhill. Centrus Communities is the vehicle through which Centrus Financial and its employees...

Extra changing rooms are half way there!

Extra changing rooms are half way there!

Following a fantastic response from local businesses and community members, MCA is delighted to announce that the exterior construction of the two changing rooms which had to be excluded from the initial construction contract can now go ahead. The significant cost...

Digging in at Underhill

Digging in at Underhill

Construction work on the new facilities being developed in Underhill Park got underway today, with representatives from the charity behind it, Mumbles Community Association, and from a major funder, Mumbles Community Council, on site to mark the ground being broken...

Underhill is ‘Go’

Underhill is ‘Go’

Work on Go Underhill, which will see the building of new facilities, including changing rooms, a new Community Hub & Café and new public toilets, in Underhill Park in Mumbles has been confirmed. Mumbles Community Association (MCA), the charity behind the...

Update on Underhill construction tenders

Update on Underhill construction tenders

Having received four completed tenders for the construction works for the Phase 1 developments at Underhill Park, MCA Trustees are now assessing the submissions. It was hoped that this would be a relatively straightforward process, but unfortunately all of the tenders...

Tender invitations out for Phase 1 building works

Tender invitations out for Phase 1 building works

The Invitation to Tender (ITT) for the Phase 1 building works has now gone out. It has been sent to five companies who had expressed an interest and had been assessed by our professional team as being capable of delivering the building works required. The ITT covers...

Cracker 7’s shows level of support for Go Underhill

Cracker 7’s shows level of support for Go Underhill

MCA Trustees have been thrilled by the support shown for Go Underhill, and donations made to help it happen, at the hugely successful Cracker 7’s rugby event held over the August Bank Holiday weekend. Undoubtedly helped by the sunshine, the park was packed with people...

Go Underhill gets a step closer

Go Underhill gets a step closer

Trustees of Mumbles Community Association (MCA) are a step closer to starting work on site after Mumbles Community Council (MCC) formally signed off on its significant financial contribution to Go Underhill at its meeting on 13 July. The up to £1.2m in grant funding...

£250k from Welsh Government to enhance Underhill Park development

£250k from Welsh Government to enhance Underhill Park development

A grant award of £250k from the Welsh Government Community Facilities Programme has been given to registered charity Mumbles Community Association (MCA) for Go Underhill. This significant award will enable all of the buildings proposed in Phase 1 of the Underhill Park...