Recapturing, enhancing and celebrating The Gwent Levels
The Living Levels Landscape Partnership (LLLP) is a Heritage Lottery Funded (HLF) Landscape Partnership Scheme which aims to reconnect people and communities to the Gwent Levels landscape and provide a sustainable future for this historic and unique area.
Explore our website to find out how our partners will be working together and with the community over three and a half years (from early in 2018), and how you can get involved with one of the exciting projects taking place in and around the landscape.
Watch our film about the amazing Gwent Levels landscape and the exciting work Living Levels will be delivering.
RSPB Cymru is seeking to recruit a Programme Manager (maternity cover), to lead the Living Levels Partnership Scheme (RSPB led) on the Gwent Levels, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
Over the past four days, a group of archaeology enthusiasts have been taking part in an excavation of Bronze Age artefacts (2300 BC to 750 BC) on the foreshore of the Severn Estuary at Peterstone, on the Wentlooge Levels.
Gwent Wildlife Trust is seeking to recruit a 4 day a week Volunteering Coordinator for a fixed 2-year contract, as part of the Living Levels Partnership Scheme (RSPB led) on the Gwent Levels, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
On 23 February, over 160 people turned out to Magor Marsh to learn about some ancient willow craft skills of the Levels in an event organised by the Living Levels Partnership and Gwent Wildlife Trust.
Our major new volunteering project has started with a kick-off meeting on February 13th attended by a whopping 24 enthusiastic volunteers from all ends of the Levels!
Living Levels and the Anglo-Oregon Brewing Company have launched Stank Hen, a new beer, to promote the distinct vocabulary and character of the Gwent Levels and an exciting new volunteer project.
Over 100 people braved inclement weather to enjoy the inaugural ‘Big Skies’ artistic celebration event for the Gwent Levels at Newport Wetlands performed by Tin Shed Theatre!
Thanks to the coordinated efforts of partners and volunteers, nearly two tonnes of fly-tipping and litter was removed from Green Lane, Marshfield over two days in November.
As part of the Living Levels Black Spots to Bright Spots project, the partners are organising a clear up of the reen on November 8th on Green Lane and a community litter pick up on Friday 9th November from 09:30am-11.45am.
A staggering 1032 visitors ‘unlocked’ the history of the Gwent Levels at our flagship History day last month!
Our flagship event was part of Cadw’s Open Doors month and took place on September 29th and attracted 1032 visitors.