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Donation in memory of Jimmy Crackers

Donation in memory of Jimmy Crackers

A fantastic donation of £5k, including Gift Aid, has been made by local lady Helen Gough, in memory of her late husband James Thomas Michael, aka Jimmy Crackers.

Swansea Building Society donates £10K to Go Underhill

Swansea Building Society donates £10K to Go Underhill

Swansea Building Society has donated £10,000 to MCA’s Go Underhill development for the redevelopment of the facilities in Underhill Park, to protect and enhance the asset for the local community and visitors to the area.

Alterations to Mumbles RFC changing rooms

Alterations to Mumbles RFC changing rooms

To facilitate a start on the construction of Changing Rooms 5 & 6, Mumbles RFC have agreed to allow some further partial demolition of their existing home team changing rooms. Temporary facilities are being provided by T.A.D. to replace those lost.

Donations bring buildings’ completion closer

Donations bring buildings’ completion closer

A £5,000 donation from former Mumbles RFC 1st XV player Nick Hansard, together with a £3,000 donation from Surfside Cafes and another significant donation, brings the prospect of completing all of the changing rooms in Phase 1 a big step closer.

MCA become members of Welsh Sports Association

MCA become members of Welsh Sports Association

Mumbles Community Association and been welcomed as a new member of the Welsh Sports Association (WSA), the membership body for the sport and leisure industry in Wales which aims to facilitate the prosperity of the sector

Mallard Chartered Surveyors donates to Go Underhill

Mallard Chartered Surveyors donates to Go Underhill

Mallard Chartered Surveyors has made a fantastic £6,500 donation to Go Underhill. The company has been trading in Mumbles for 10 years and see the donation as a way of thanking the community for their support.

Centrus Communities teams up with Go Underhill

Centrus Communities teams up with Go Underhill

Centrus Communities, the community support arm of a London based financial services group, has made a fantastic £15,000 donation to Go Underhill, through its co-founder and CEO, Phil Jenkins.

Extra changing rooms are half way there!

Extra changing rooms are half way there!

MCA are delighted to announce that enough funding has been found to enable the waterproof shell for changing rooms 5 & 6 to be built as part of the current contract with T.A.D. Builders. Funding is still being sought to enable their fit-out.

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’

The construction contract for a large portion of the Phase 1 elements of Go Underhill has been let to T.A.D. Builders Ltd. Work is scheduled to start on site on 17 January and will take approximately 12 months to complete.

Update on Underhill construction tenders

Update on Underhill construction tenders

MCA Trustees are now assessing the four completed tenders received for the construction of the Phase 1 developments at Underhill Park, which are all over the original budget due to the cost impacts of Brexit and COVID.