Education and Child Care

  • Adult Education in Radyr

    Radyr Comprehensive School, Heol Isaf, Radyr

    For further information contact Severn Road Centre: 02920 231652

    Details of all courses and activities are published on the website in June each year. Our Learning for Life, Learning for Work and Learning for Adults with Additional Needs are our new brochures and lists all the courses here at Radyr and throughout Cardiff; copies of which may be obtained from the Library in Park Road or from the Centre or download a copy from the Adult Community Learning Website.

    Adult Community Learning offers the public a whole range of enjoyable and rewarding courses across a wide variety of subjects throughout Cardiff. So if you are looking to progress at work, find a new hobby or increase your personal skills why not see what we have on offer. For the full range of adult and community learning courses throughout Cardiff, visit the website where you can search for the course that suits you.
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    Twitter @LearningCardiff

  • After School Club

    Radyr Latchkey After School Club

    The aim of Radyr Latchkey Club is to provide quality and accessible childcare before and after school for children attending Radyr Primary School at our Club site, The Scout Hall, Heol Isaf, Radyr, Cardiff CF15 8DF. Breakfast Club is open from 7.30 A.M. and after-school club finishes at 6 P.M. The registered person Barbara Koch and staff are committed to meet the social, physical, intellectual, creative and emotional needs of each child attending. Activities are child-centred and are planned weekly including opportunities for free play to take place. Children’s ideas are encouraged and taken into account when planning.

    For further information please contact Matt Koch on: 02920843557 or 07990504858

    Alternatively, visit our website: or e-mail us @

  • Bryn Deri Primary School

    Caer Graig, Radyr

    Tel: 029 2084 3328

    Head Teacher: Mrs Claire Davies

    Deputy Head: Mr M Walker

    The school is situated on the Castle View Estate and caters for children from 5 -11 years old. It was built in the 1970s. It is also the site of the LEA community nursery for Radyr & Morganstown children from 3-5 years old.


  • Bryn Deri Primary School PTA

    Chairman: Mrs J Sakkas Tel: 029 2084 4686

    Meetings: Approximately 4 times per term

  • Home School Tutoring

    Tuition for all ages and levels – advisory service Radyr based

    Area Advisor: Julia Hallinan M.A. (Ed)
    Tel: 07710 775 364
  • J.E. & S. Adams Childminding Services

    Registered Child Minders

    Springfield Gardens, Morganstown

    Tel: 029 2084 2916/07798 797 692

  • Kumon

    Cardiff Radyr Kumon Study Centre
    Maths & English study programmes developing independent learning & self-confidence

    Radyr Methodist Church Hall, 1 Windsor Road,
    Radyr CF15 8BP
    tel: 02922 362639
    contact: Robyn Dow

    Tuesday       3:45 – 5:45pm
    Wednesday  3:45 – 5:45pm
    Saturday      9:00 – 11:00am

  • Laurels Day Nurseries

    The Laurels
    Tynant Road
    CF15 8LB

    Set within an acre of land, including extensive woodland, the Laurels Day Nurseries provides the perfect setting for Children to learn and develop whilst being surrounded by nature.  We work in partnership with our local schools to provide Wrap around and Holiday Club for Children attending Gwaelod Y Garth, Bryn Deri and Radyr School.  The nursery has its own fully insured minibus, equipped with five point harness car seats.

    * Multi Award winning Childcare provider
    * Childcare for Children 0-6 years
    * Open from 7.30am-6pm Monday – Friday 51 weeks per year
    * Close to M4 and A470
    * Ample parking for safe drop off

    Contact: Nicola Edwards

    Twitter: @laurels_wales
    Telephone: 029 2081 4353, 029 2081 3288

  • Library

    Radyr Library

    Park Road, Radyr

    Tel: 029 2078 0996


    Opening Hours

    Monday: 10:00 – 1:00, 2:00 – 6:00

    Tuesday & Wednesday: 10:00 – 1:00, 2:00 – 5:30

    Thursday and Sunday: Closed

    Friday: 2:00 – 7:00

    Saturday: 10:00 – 1:00


    Liz Chamberlain – Librarian

    Jen Wildsmith – Senior Library Assistant

    Anne Jakeman – Library Assistant

    The Library provides many facilities for the community including internet access, information and links to the whole of Cardiff Libraries network. A new Community Area has been provided in the refurbished building.

    You can manage your Library account and consult a wide range of reference material online here.

    Each Saturday morning there will Exhibitions in the Library by village organisations starting in April 2013. See Exhibitions page for more details.

  • N.S.P.C.C.

    Chairman: Mrs Rose Dale Tel: 029 2021 0023

    Secretary: Mrs Jan Doody Tel: 029 2084 2478

  • Park Road Nursery

    Old Church Rooms, Park Road, Radyr, Cardiff CF15 8DF

    A pre-school nursery for children from 2 1/2 to 5 years of age. Based in the Old Church Rooms in the centre of Radyr. Park Road Nursery is a member of the Wales Pre-School Providers Association and is Quality Assured.

    The nursery provides a play-based learning environment that follows the Areas of Learning in the Foundation Phase.

    Contact:Mrs C Morgan Tel : 07838 998789 or 029 208 44809 or 029 203 60599


    Monday – Friday 9am – 12pm. Or 9am – 12.45pm to include Lunch Club and optional ‘walk over’ to Radyr Primary School, if needed.

    For more information visit




  • Radyr Comprehensive School

    Heol Isaf, Radyr

    Tel: 029 2084 5100 Fax: 029 2084 5101


    Head Teacher: Mr Andrew Williams

    Deputy Headteacher: Mrs Susan Phillips

    Assistant Headteacher: Mrs Heather Nicholas, Mr Richard Jenkins

    Headteacher’s Secretary: Mrs Jane Colley

    Radyr Comprehensive School is situated at the southern end of Heol Isaf, Radyr and was built in the 1970s. Its catchment area includes Radyr and Morganstown and surrounding communities. It caters for children from 11-18years. On the school site there is also a youth club, adult education centre and gym (open to the public at certain hours).

    Web site:

  • Radyr Comprehensive School Parents Staff and Friends Association

    Chair: Daniela Martin

    Secretary: Karen Pardy

    Treasurer: Nigel Pickering

    Web site:

  • Radyr Primary School

    Park Road, Radyr CF15 8DF

    Tel: 029 2084 2228 Fax: 029 2084 4494


    Head Teacher: Mrs Claire Skidmore

    Deputy Head: Mrs Rhian Richards

    Radyr Primary School has served the children of Radyr and Morganstown since 1896. In 1968, new classroom wings were added on to the original Victorian building as the villages continued to grow. The school currently has 12 classes and approximately 305 pupils on roll.

    Web site:

  • Radyr Primary School PTA

    Chairperson: Stephanie Christian, contact or via school website

    Meetings: Approximately every 6 weeks