Archive: Communities

Young litter-pickers unveil new bin on Cwmbran estate

Written by / 1st September, 2021 / Communities, Residents

Some of the residents that enjoyed the day along with the new bin

On Tuesday 31 August, Melin Homes was proud to team up with the young people of Clos Cae Nant in Cwmbran in unveiling a brand-new dinosaur themed rubbish bin for the local playground. The unveiling was accompanied by a fun day for the local children, featuring a bouncy castle, games and prizes.

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Fun in the sun at Barrackswood Community Day

Written by / 26th August, 2021 / Communities, Residents

Melin staff helping children with the games

On Tuesday 24 August, we were pleased to pay a role in a free community afternoon hosted by fellow housing association, Pobl Group, at the Barrackswood open space, adjacent to the Barracksfield estate in Newport.

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Sponsoring the Pride of Gwent Awards

Written by / 26th January, 2021 / Awards, Communities, Partners

Pride of Gwent Awards 2020/21 logo

The Pride of Gwent Awards are an opportunity to showcase the incredible people, groups and communities. These are our unsung heroes, who should be recognised for the amazing work that they do.

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It’s all about community

Written by / 9th December, 2020 / Communities, Partners

Some of our Maintenance team standing by a Melin van

We realise the importance of supporting local communities and that is at the heart of everything we do. We have set up a sustainable communities fund, which contractors who work with us contribute to, this money helps support our schools project, FACE and allows us to support our partnership schools.

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Supporting our partnership schools

Written by / 29th October, 2020 / Communities, Staff

Melin staff Georgina and Emily visit Llanyrafon Primary

The importance of supporting our local communities and is at the heart of what we do. We have set up a sustainable communities fund, which contractors who work with us contribute to, this money helps support our schools project, FACE.

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