News Archive

Spotlight on Hirwaun and Penderyn

Spotlight on Hirwaun and Penderyn

Published: 25 Jul 22

Summer campaign to support local businesses, community buildings and clubs/associations Read More...

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2022

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2022

Published: 4 Jul 22

Competition poster and entry form Read More...

Kids Seed Bomb Making

Kids Seed Bomb Making

Published: 4 Jul 22

Event Poster Read More...

Garden Show 2022

Garden Show 2022

Published: 4 Jul 22

Poster - please email office@hirwaunandpenderyncc.org.uk for the schedule Read More...

Village Planters

Village Planters

Published: 15 Jun 22

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Gigabit Project

Published: 26 Apr 22

Information for Penderyn Residents Read More...

Great British Spring Clean

Great British Spring Clean

Published: 14 Mar 22

Saturday 3rd April Read More...

Wildlife Habitats for Hirwaun & Penderyn Competition

Wildlife Habitats for Hirwaun & Penderyn Competition

Published: 23 Feb 22

Information on our Facebook competition Read More...

Christmas Acts of Kindness

Christmas Acts of Kindness

Published: 14 Dec 21

Wellbeing hampers for residents Read More...

Autumn Acts of Kindness

Autumn Acts of Kindness

Published: 3 Dec 21

Aprons and umbrellas donated to Penderyn Village Pantry Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 2 Dec 21

Winning entries Read More...

Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service

Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service

Published: 14 Nov 21

Parade and service photos Read More...

Poppy Appeal 2021

Poppy Appeal 2021

Published: 11 Nov 21

Our Cllrs supported this year's Poppy Appeal by attending the stall selling poppies at Tesco Aberdare Read More...

Daffodil planting in Hirwaun

Daffodil planting in Hirwaun

Published: 8 Nov 21

Scouts, Guides, Brownies, Cubs, Rainbows and Beavers Read More...

Welcome sign planters

Welcome sign planters

Published: 5 Nov 21

Installed in Hirwaun and Penderyn Read More...

Refill Hirwaun & Penderyn

Refill Hirwaun & Penderyn

Published: 28 Oct 21

How to join the scheme Read More...

Litter Picking Hub

Litter Picking Hub

Published: 19 Oct 21

How to book a litter picking kit out Read More...

Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service

Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service

Published: 11 Oct 21

Service Timetable Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 7 Oct 21

Competition poster Read More...

Community Cllr Litter Picks

Community Cllr Litter Picks

Published: 27 Sep 21

Our Cllrs carry our litter picks in both Hirwaun and Penderyn. Read More...

Greenwood Drive Bus Shelter

Greenwood Drive Bus Shelter

Published: 2 Sep 21

Installation photos Read More...

Virtual Garden Show 2021

Virtual Garden Show 2021

Published: 28 Aug 21

Winning entries Read More...

Seed Bomb Making

Seed Bomb Making

Published: 5 Aug 21

Event photos Read More...

Butterfly Mural and Garden

Butterfly Mural and Garden

Published: 3 Aug 21

Garden tidy up Read More...

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2021

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2021

Published: 24 Jul 21

Winning entries Read More...

Summer Act of Kindness

Summer Act of Kindness

Published: 22 Jul 21

As an Act of Kindness we have funded wellbeing sessions for the Scouts and Guides Read More...

Virtual Garden Show 2021

Virtual Garden Show 2021

Published: 20 Jul 21

Virtual Garden Show poster and schedule of classes Read More...

Seed Bomb Making

Seed Bomb Making

Published: 19 Jul 21

Event poster Read More...

Bug Hotel Making

Bug Hotel Making

Published: 3 Jul 21

Photos from event Read More...

Wellbeing Nature Walk

Wellbeing Nature Walk

Published: 29 Jun 21

Photos of our wellbeing walk Read More...

Penderyn Planters

Penderyn Planters

Published: 21 Jun 21

Our Cllrs have been maintaining the planters in Penderyn Read More...

Wellbeing sessions

Published: 20 Jun 21

Event poster Nature Walk for adults and Bug Hotel making for kids Read More...

Traffic Issues Hirwaun

Traffic Issues Hirwaun

Published: 17 Jun 21

Ongoing traffic issues Read More...

Litter Champions

Litter Champions

Published: 16 Jun 21

Litter Champions nominated to help sort out the litter issues in Hirwaun and Penderyn Read More...

NHS, Social Care & Frontline Workers Day

NHS, Social Care & Frontline Workers Day

Published: 16 Jun 21

5th July 2021 Read More...

Anti Social Behaviour

Anti Social Behaviour

Published: 15 Jun 21

ASB issues in Hirwaun Read More...

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2021

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2021

Published: 8 Jun 21

Competition poster Read More...

New Chair Elected

New Chair Elected

Published: 14 May 21

Cllr Richard Jones has been elected as Chair of the Community Council Read More...

Springtime Act of Kindness

Springtime Act of Kindness

Published: 29 Apr 21

As an Act of Kindness we donated plants to the residents of The Havens. Read More...

Arcway site visit

Arcway site visit

Published: 26 Apr 21

Meeting with Brecon Beacons National Park Read More...

Free Daffodil Bulbs

Free Daffodil Bulbs

Published: 21 Apr 21

Free bulbs for Hirwaun and Penderyn residents Read More...

Butterfly Mural and Garden

Butterfly Mural and Garden

Published: 20 Apr 21

More plants added to our butterfly garden Read More...

Litter Hub

Litter Hub

Published: 19 Apr 21

COVID restrictions on booking kits out Read More...

Discarded PPE

Discarded PPE

Published: 12 Apr 21

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Spring Clean Cymru

Spring Clean Cymru

Published: 12 Apr 21

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Census 2021

Census 2021

Published: 4 Mar 21

Help to complete the Census Read More...

Let

Let's Have Fun in '21!

Published: 1 Mar 21

Spring Children's Challenge Read More...

Please dispose of your PPE correctly

Please dispose of your PPE correctly

Published: 11 Feb 21

There is an increasing amount of PPE being discarded in the village. Please dispose of it correctly by placing it in the litter bins or taking it home with you. Read More...

Coronavirus Update - Part 2

Coronavirus Update - Part 2

Published: 8 Feb 21

September 2020 onwards. Please also see part 1 of the update (which is further down in the news archive) for more information Read More...

Penderyn Trees

Penderyn Trees

Published: 22 Jan 21

Tree planting in Penderyn Read More...

Save a Life Cymru

Published: 18 Jan 21

CPR/defibrillator training video Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 12 Dec 20

Winning Entries Read More...

Penderyn Planters

Penderyn Planters

Published: 5 Dec 20

Phase 2 Photos Read More...

Tree Charter Day Competiton

Tree Charter Day Competiton

Published: 28 Nov 20

Winning entries Read More...

Remembrance Day 2020

Remembrance Day 2020

Published: 26 Nov 20

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Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 2 Nov 20

Competition poster 2020 Read More...

Tree Charter Day Competiton

Tree Charter Day Competiton

Published: 2 Nov 20

Leaf Collage Competition Read More...

Remembrance Day Parade 2020

Remembrance Day Parade 2020

Published: 13 Oct 20

Ceremony cancelled due to Covid Read More...

Litter Picking Hub

Litter Picking Hub

Published: 5 Oct 20

Book out a litter picking kit for use at your own litter pick in Hirwaun or Penderyn Read More...

Butterfly Mural

Butterfly Mural

Published: 27 Sep 20

Photos of our Butterfly Mural on Hirwaun Public toilets Read More...

Virtual Garden Show 2020

Virtual Garden Show 2020

Published: 29 Aug 20

Winning entries Read More...

Penderyn Planters

Penderyn Planters

Published: 26 Aug 20

Phase 1 photos Read More...

VJ Day 75

VJ Day 75

Published: 15 Aug 20

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Acts of Kindness

Acts of Kindness

Published: 5 Aug 20

Photos of residents receiving their gifts Read More...

Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

Published: 4 Aug 20

First published 23rd March 2020 to August 2020 Read More...

Virtual Garden Show 2020

Virtual Garden Show 2020

Published: 28 Jul 20

Show information Read More...

Seed Bombs at Home

Seed Bombs at Home

Published: 28 Jul 20

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Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2020

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2020

Published: 20 Jul 20

Winning entries Read More...

Butterfly Mural Competition

Butterfly Mural Competition

Published: 17 Jul 20

Winning entries Read More...

Corona Chronicle

Corona Chronicle

Published: 20 Jun 20

Community Council Newsletter June 2020 Read More...

Small Acts of Kindness

Small Acts of Kindness

Published: 31 May 20

Do you know someone who would benefit from a gift from our Small Acts of Kindness grant funding? Please see this news item for more information Read More...

Butterfly Mural Competition

Butterfly Mural Competition

Published: 20 May 20

Details of our Butterfly Friendly Mural competition Read More...

Summer Flower Baskets

Summer Flower Baskets

Published: 19 May 20

We are proud to provide the summer flower baskets and planters for Hirwaun and Penderyn Read More...

Stay at Home Tea Party

Stay at Home Tea Party

Published: 28 Apr 20

Celebrate VE Day 75 by holding a tea party in your home Read More...

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2020

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2020

Published: 27 Apr 20

Competition information Read More...

Royal Glamorgan Hospital

Royal Glamorgan Hospital

Published: 24 Feb 20

Press release - Hirwaun & Penderyn Community Council opposes the proposed downgrade to the Emergency Services at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital Read More...

Garden Show 2020

Garden Show 2020

Published: 20 Feb 20

Event information - Saturday 29th August 2020 Read More...

Kids Seed Bomb Making

Kids Seed Bomb Making

Published: 18 Feb 20

Event information - Thursday 6th August 2020 Read More...

VE DAY 75 Tea Dance

VE DAY 75 Tea Dance

Published: 17 Feb 20

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Read More...

VE Day 75 Memorial Ceremony

VE Day 75 Memorial Ceremony

Published: 16 Feb 20

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Read More...

Great British Spring Clean Litter Pick - Hirwaun

Great British Spring Clean Litter Pick - Hirwaun

Published: 14 Feb 20

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 16 Dec 19

Winning entries Read More...

Remembrance Day Parade 2019

Remembrance Day Parade 2019

Published: 15 Dec 19

Parade Photos Read More...

Remembrance Day Parade 2019

Remembrance Day Parade 2019

Published: 31 Oct 19

Event Information - Please note the new times Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 9 Oct 19

Competition information Read More...

Garden Show 2019

Garden Show 2019

Published: 11 Sep 19

Show photographs Read More...

Parking Patrol with the Police

Parking Patrol with the Police

Published: 11 Sep 19

We have been working with the police to carry out parking patrols in Hirwaun Read More...

Seed Bomb Making 2019

Seed Bomb Making 2019

Published: 8 Aug 19

Photographs of the event Read More...

Summer Flower Baskets

Summer Flower Baskets

Published: 29 Jul 19

We are proud to provide the summer flower baskets and planters for Hirwaun and Penderyn Read More...

Hirwaun and Penderyn in Bloom 2019

Hirwaun and Penderyn in Bloom 2019

Published: 29 Jul 19

Photographs of the winning entries Read More...

Seed Bomb Making 2019

Seed Bomb Making 2019

Published: 25 Jul 19

Kid's Seed Bomb event information Read More...

Garden Show 2019

Garden Show 2019

Published: 25 Jul 19

Garden Show Poster and Schedule of Classes Read More...

Bee Friendly Status 2019

Bee Friendly Status 2019

Published: 25 Jul 19

The Community Council is working with Welsh Government for a second year to achieve Bee Friendly accreditation for Hirwaun and Penderyn Read More...

Dropped curbs - Station Road

Dropped curbs - Station Road

Published: 26 Jun 19

Cllr Richard Jones has been working with RCT on behalf of a local resident to install dropped curbs in Statyion Road, Hirwaun Read More...

75th Anniversary of D-Day Memorial Ceremony

75th Anniversary of D-Day Memorial Ceremony

Published: 6 Jun 19

Photographs from our ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings Read More...

Walking Festival 2019

Walking Festival 2019

Published: 14 May 19

Join us on Saturday 1st June for our 2019 walk from Penderyn Community Centre to the Gunpowder Works at Pontneddfechan Read More...

75th Anniversary of D-Day Memorial Ceremony

75th Anniversary of D-Day Memorial Ceremony

Published: 14 May 19

Thursday 6th June 2019 is the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. Join us for a memorial ceremony at Hirwaun Clock. Read More...

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2019

Hirwaun & Penderyn in Bloom 2019

Published: 14 May 19

Competition and entry details - Let's get Hirwaun & Penderyn blooming Read More...

CCTV request for Hirwaun

Published: 19 Mar 19

Information from the Community Council in relation to the installation and maintenance costs of installing 7 CCTV cameras in Hirwaun. Read More...

Christmas Painting Competition

Christmas Painting Competition

Published: 20 Nov 18

Competition Information Read More...

Centenary Fields Dedication

Centenary Fields Dedication

Published: 19 Nov 18

Event Photos Read More...

Remembrance Day Parade 2018

Remembrance Day Parade 2018

Published: 19 Nov 18

Parade photos Read More...

Remembrance Silhouettes

Remembrance Silhouettes

Published: 19 Nov 18

There But Not There Read More...

Centenary Fields Dedication

Centenary Fields Dedication

Published: 30 Oct 18

Event Information - Not Forgetting the Fallen - Remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice Read More...

Remembrance Day Parade 2018

Remembrance Day Parade 2018

Published: 30 Oct 18

Event Information Read More...

Garden Show 2018

Garden Show 2018

Published: 19 Sep 18

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Autumn Craft Fayre

Autumn Craft Fayre

Published: 19 Sep 18

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