Meetings take place on the last Wednesday of each month at 7.15pm in Tysul Hall Llandysul (except July, August and December).

Subscription: £13pa (£11 concessions). Non-members welcome £3 per meeting.

2015 Programme

28 January - AGM  and "The History of Calan Hen"

A talk by Martin Griffiths

25 February – Presentation of Society’s Photographs and update on the pubs project

Saturday 21 March, 9.30am-1pm "A Pint of History, please!" in the The Daffodil Inn, Penrhiwllan. 

Come and share stories and history of Penrhiwllan and surrounding areas.  There will be a small exhibition.

25 March - "Cynefin Project" – Digitising the Tythe maps of Wales

A talk by Einion Gruffudd

Sunday 12 April. 12noon-5pm. "A Pint of History, please!" in the Half Moon, Pont-Tyweli. Come and share stories and history of the Pont-Tyweli Pubs - Half Moon, Cilgwyn Hotel, Wilke's Head. There will be a small exhibition.

Saturday 18 April, 10.30am-4pm. Ceredigion Local History Forum at Llwyncelyn Hall “It’s all in the News: how digitised newspapers have changed our view of history”.

29 April - "The Empress of Ireland"

A talk by Wilma Hayes

Wednesday 6 May, 6pm-10pm "A Pint of History, please!" in thePorth Hotel, Llandysul. 

Come and share stories and history of the Porth and other pubs in Llandysul. There will be a small exhibition.

27 May - WW1 and the Woollen Industry

A talk by Mark Lucas of the National Woollen Museum, Dre-fach Felindre

Sunday 14 June, 2-5pm - "A Pint of History, Please" in the King's Arms, Llandysul. Come and share stories and history about the King's Arms, the King's Head and the Crown Inn. There will be a small exhibition.

24 June - The Battle of Waterloo

A talk by Dr Lester Mason

Monday 29 June, 10.30am-1pm - "History with a Cuppa" in the Daffodil Inn.

Monday 6 July, 6-9pm"A Pint of History, Please" in the Cilgwyn Arms, Llandysul. Come and share stories and history about the Cilgwyn Arms. There will be a small exhibition.

Wednesday 29 July: Visit to Italian Prison of War Chapel, Henllan.
Meet there at 6.20pm for tour to start at 6.30pm promptly.
Tour by Mr. Jon Meirion Jones.
The chapel is not open to the public and so we are very lucky to arrange this visit with the owner Mr Thompson and to have Mr Jon Meirion Jones act as our guide. This is a great opportunity to visit a hidden gem of West Wales. Please come along!
Cost: donation of £4 minimum.
Non-members are welcome.
Please book by Monday 20th July by contacting Jane Kerr on 01559 363201 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Saturday 26 September, 11am“A Pint of Llandysul History”: A guided walk with Llandysul & District Local History Society
A brief history of pubs, schools, shops. Meet at Llandysul car park. We will be walking to Pont-Tyweli and back through Llandysul.  Approx 2 hours.  
Finishing at the Porth Hotel. Lunch can be booked 01559 362202. 
Dogs on leads are welcome but we will be stopping frequently.  £1 for adults. Children under 16 are free.
30 September -  Tales from the Tower

A talk by David Cooper

28 October - "'The Welsh cattle droving trade c. 1750-1860, with particular reference to Dyfed.'"

A talk by Pat Hudson

14 November - Ceredigion Local History Forum meeting "Industries in Ceredigion"
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Saturday 21 November, Porth Hotel, Llandysul - "Owain Glyndŵr’s family in Dyffryn Teifi" by Dr John Davies
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Tuesday 24 November, Capel Dewi History Project: Capel Dewi Church Hall - film and history exhibtion
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25 November – Film night! "The Last Days of Dolwyn"
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Shown by Ivor E. Thomas

9 December – Christmas Dinner at the Porth Hotel

Christmas Dinner menu.



Newyddion | News

Diwrnod Agored / Open Day


Dydd Sadwrn, 21ain Mai, 2022, 11yb – 4yh

Neuadd Tysul, Llandysul

Mae mynediad am ddim ac mae croeso i bawb.


Saturday, 21 May, 2022,11am – 4pm

Tysul Hall, Llandysul

Entrance is free and everyone is welcome.




Cyfarfod Nesaf / Next Meeting

Cyflwyniad: Cardiau Post Llandysul  1900 - 1920

gan Andrew Williams

Nos Fercher, 27ain April, 2022, 7yh – 9yh yn Y Porth, Llandysul

Croeso cynnes i bawb !


Illustrated talk: Postcard Views of Llandysul - 1900 - 1920

by Andrew Williams

Wednesday, 27 April, 2022, 7pm – 9pm, Y Porth, Llandysul

All Welcome !


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