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Cardiff FAN Groups

Day Place Details Time
MondayGrangetown Pavilion FANWe are a friendly FAN group that meets in Grange Pavilion, Grange Gardens, CF11 7LJ. FAN for men and women now meets at 11am on Mondays, in the Pavilion, Grange Gardens, Grangetown, For information about FAN phone Janina on 07512 638792 or Sarah on 07880 630553.11.00am
MondayWhitchurch FANOur Whitchurch FAN for men and women meets on Mondays at Whitchurch library, Penlline Road CF14 7XA . For more information please contact Sarah on 07880630553 or ask at the library. FAN is a great way to make new friends locally and to practise English speaking skills.2pm
MondayEly Hub FANOur FAN group for men and women meets at Ely Hub, Cowbridge Road West CF5 5BQ at 9.30am in partnership with ACE 02920 471 241 and the Hub. We meet at the far end of the main library area.9.30am
MondayGrangetown Hub FANOur FAN group meets at Grangetown Hub, Havelock Place, Grangetown, CF11 6PA meeting on Mondays at 9.30am. The group is for men and women from around the corner and around the world to meet together in friendship. If you are learning English coming to FAN can help you improve your speaking and listening skills. For more information ask Ceri, Rhian or Naima at the library 02920 780966 or Sarah on 07880630553.9.30am
TuesdayRiverside FAN Group (Women Only)Riverside Women's FAN Group meets in the City Church. Entry is through the glass doors on Lower Cathedral Road, CF11 9AD. Come at 10:15 for coffee and to get or give help with English. Women of all ages, faiths and backgrounds most welcome.10:30am
TuesdayThe Mentor Ring (TMR), Butetown (Men only)PLEASE NOTE NEW START TIME! OF 12.15pm. The Mentor Ring Butetown FAN group for men meets at Butetown Community Centre, Unit 4, Second Floor, Loudoun Square, Butetown CF10 5UZ. You can bring lunch with you if you wish. More information from Sujartha 029 2132 107312.15pm
WednesdayThe Gate Arts Centre, RoathA warm and friendly FAN group based at The Gate arts centre, Keppoch Street Cardiff CF24 3JW. Come and join us to make friends, share experiences and enjoy the ever changing art exhibitions that take place in the centre. PLEASE NOTE The group will continue to meet throughout the summer holidays.10am
WednesdaySevern Road Centre, CantonA FAN group for women at Severn Road Neighbourhood Learning Centre, Severn Rd, Canton CF11 9DZ (above Severn Primary School). For information, please call the Centre 029 2023 1652 or ring or text 07880 630553. Come and meet friendly women from around the corner and around the world.11:15am
WednesdayOasis FAN GroupFAN meeting for men and women in Oasis, 69B Splott Road, Splott, CF24 2BW. Call 07880 630553 for more information. Come and meet people from around the corner and around the world at Oasis centre for asylum seekers and refugees. We meet in the craft room inside the centre - ask at reception for FAN. You will be very welcome.1pm
WednesdayCanton LibraryCanton Library, Library Street, CF5 1QD - Call (029) 2078 0999. We are a friendly group of men and women from around the corner and around the world. We meet in the glass fronted room to the left of the main entrance of the library.5:30pm
ThursdayM.A.D.E CafeRoath FAN Group at MADE a great Community Arts Cafe corner of Lochaber and Angus Street, Roath, CF24 3LS. Come down Angus Street, last road on left off Albany Road or come up Lochaber Street (off Ninian Road) We love new friends - it will make an interesting network. Anyone friendly welcome. Phone 07989041495 for more information.11:00am
ThursdayCathays Branch and Heritage Library FANNB NO MEETING 7th June sorry ! Cathays FAN group meets on Thursdays at 2.05pm at the library. Do join us if you can. There will be a warm welcome for all. If you are learning English coming to FAN can be a boost for your speaking and listening skills. If you speak English confidently or are a learner you will be very welcome. As Cathays Library is now the Heritage Library for Cardiff some FAN meetings will have a heritage focus which will give us all a chance to get to know our city even better. Forthcoming Heritage meetings will be: 14th June - Famous Faces, Welsh Actors and Artists; 5th July - Secret Cardiff; 2nd August - Queen St through the ages.2.05pm
ThursdayCentral Library HUB FANPLEASE NOTE NEW START TIME! OF 17.30, (5.30pm) Our FAN group meets weekly at 5.30pm pm on Thursdays in the meeting room on the 4th floor of the Central Library Hub. A friendly way for local people and those from other European countries and the rest of the world to meet,talk and listen to each other for one hour. We talk about our daily lives, our ideas and experiences. If you are learning English, coming to a FAN group can help you improve your speaking and listening skills.5.30p.m.
FridayYMCAYMCA/Design for Life has its own FAN Group Meeting on Fridays for any residents, or those who work at the YMCA. Anyone connected with YMCA welcome please ring 029 2046 5250 - ask for Scott or Jess and they will tell you about Design for Life FAN.11:15am
FridayGrangetown, Salvation Army (Women only)Our FAN meeting for women in the Salvation Army, Corporation Road, Grangetown. Please come at 10.00am if you would like help with English, we follow our English session with FAN. For more information, call (029) 2064 0714. We look forward to seeing you soon. Pre-school children welcome.10:00am
FridayWomen Connect First FANFAN group for women meeting on Fridays at 11am at Women Connect First, 7 Neville St, Riverside, Cardiff CF11 6LP. All women welcome. Contact 029 2034 3154 and ask for Yathreb or Amal for more information. Women Connect First's World Cafe takes place after FAN at 12 and is an opportunity to buy a delicious lunch cooked by WCF volunteers.11am
FridaySTAR HubOur FAN group meets at the Star Hub on Muirton Road, Tremorfa CF24 2SJ . The group is for men and women from around the corner and around the world to meet together in friendship. If you are learning English coming to FAN can help you improve your speaking and listening skills.10am
SaturdayUnited Reform Church (URC) Cardiff City CentreOn 23rd June FAN friends will take part in the Great Get Together celebrations at the URC. All very welcome. On 7th and 14th July our FAN meeting will take place in the cafe downstairs, so look out for us there. Our Saturday city centre FAN group meets at the United Reform Church, Windsor Place, CF10 3BZ at 11am. Meet from 10.30am in the downstairs cafe, run by volunteers then join our FAN group at 11am. You will be most welcome. For more information please phone 07880630553 or 07989041495 or look at our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/THEFANCHARITY11:00am

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MBE accepted

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  Recognition Award!

Welsh Assembly Government Recognition Award 2010

Award accepted on behalf of The FAN Charity and for all those who attend FAN Meetings.

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