Following a recent resignation, Council is keen to appoint a replacement and is therefore eager to attract interest from suitably qualified and experienced applicants.
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Closing date for applications. Monday 9th December 2019
A casual vacancy exists in the office of Community Councillor for the Fochriw Ward of Darran Valley Community Council. For further details please see the notice of vacancy or contact the Clerk to the Community Council for more information.
Wind Turbine Community Benefit Fund 2019-20
Local Organisations from Deri, Fochriw, Groesfaen and Pentwyn wishing to apply for consideration for funding support from the Darran Valley Wind Turbine Community Benefit Fund 2019-20 should complete and return their application form to Mrs Gina Jones, Community Development Manager - Caerphilly, Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations, Caerphilly Office, Tir-y-berth Village Hall, Horner Street, Tir-y-berth, Hengoed, CF82 9AJ by the closing date Tuesday 31st December 2019.
Should you require any further information please contact Mrs Gina Jones, GAVO Community Development Manager (Caerphilly) on tel. 01633 247668 or mob. 07483 128085 or email. firstname.lastname@example.org.
An application form and associated guidance can be downloaded from the attached links.
Christmas Street Lighting 2019-20
The Community Council is pleased to once again confirm Festive Street Lighting for 2019-20. This will include the dressing of the Tree in Deri and installation of x10 figurines in Fochriw, Pentwyn Groesfaen. Lights will be illuminated daily from 2nd December 2019 and until 3rd January 2020, between the hours of 4pm and midnight.
Grant Aid 2019-20
Darran Valley Community Council Section 19 and 137 Grant Aid for 2019-20
Owing to the potential for unforeseen bi-election expenditure, a consequence of a Community Councillor resignation at the July 2019 meeting of Council, Council has deferred a decision on operating a granting programme until the outcome of the 'casual vacancy process' in better understood. In the interim to a decision, Council wish to draw attention to Round-2 of the Wind Turbine Community Benefit Fund to be operated on Council's behalf by colleagues at GAVO this Autumn. More information to follow in November.
Land for Sale, Chapel Street, Deri
Please click here for more information. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply in writing to the Clerk of Council at email@example.com
Submissions should include a financial proposal and outline detail of the area required. For further information, please contact the Clerk of Council.
Closing date for interest_ revised from 27th September 2019 to open ended, pending interest.
Wind Turbine Community Benefit Fund 2018-19 and 2019-20
Please click here for detail on the successful applicants from Round1 of the scheme. Round2 of the scheme will be advertised in the Autumn. More information to follow.
Summer Scheme August 2019
The Community Council is pleased to announce that working in partnership with Caerphilly Adventures, it is able to once again organise a tailored scheme for 8-12 Years Olds this Summer.
Come and join us for some adrenaline fueled adventure. Two week of fun activities and it’s absolutely free, although booking is essential. All you need is a packed lunch and change of clothes. For more information on how to secure your place please click here
Gelligaer & Merthyr Common - Volunteer Group
We are pleased to announce a volunteer group will officially start in April. Volunteer sessions will be held on the last Wednesday of each month followed by a quarterly weekend event.
Interested in volunteering? More information will follow here.
Volunteer Group Events
Darran Valley First Responder Scheme
Interested in becoming a 'Community First Responder' volunteer with the Wales Ambulance Service? For more information click here.
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A casual vacancy exists in the office of Community Councillor for the Deri Ward of Darran Valley Community Council. For further details please see the notice of vacancy VACANCY or contact the Clerk to the Community Council for more information.