Owing to financial difficulties within CAT plc, directors have announced that the Quarry Cafe and Quarry Shop, based in Machynlleth will be closed with immediate effect. The decision will affect 11 members of staff, who have been informed in a staff meeting. CAT plc directors would like to thank all the staff and customers who have supported the cafe and shop since they opened in 1979.
The Centre for Alternative Technology Charity Ltd, a separately run educational charity is committed to informing, inspiring and enabling practical solutions for sustainable living. Its charitable activities, including Graduate School, Visitor Centre, schools visits and research projects are not affected by the closure of the Quarry Cafe and Quarry Shop.