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Fay and Jon at the Heritage Stall, Burry Port Christmas Fair December 2019

Plaque to Jack Mariti installed in the harbour – January 2020

Ellen and Fay of the Heritage Group in character as a tinplate worker in best clothes and the Tinplate Works manager’s wife. Attending the town’s launch of Town of Culture January 2020

Unveiling of plaque to Josiah Mason at the Copperworks School, 1st February 2020

The plaque to Sir Josiah Mason is unveiled. He built the Copperworks School.

The plaque is sponsored by the Pembrey and Burry Port Town Council and unveiled by the Mayor, Councillor Peter Freeman.


Nathan, manager of Burry Port Co-op, presents a cheque for £250 to the Pembrey and Burry Port Heritage Group. This will finance the Group’s Blue Plaque Trail booklet.

The first actions of the installation of the new Copperworks School panel – April 2021
First you need two holes
Then you need a frame
Then you wait for the middle bit