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Notice of Vacancy for Garndiffaith and Varteg Ward

Published: 7 Jun 21

Please see the notice of vacancy for the Garndiffaith and Varteg Ward. Read More...

Art Competition Results

Published: 26 May 21

Please click to see the results of our Art Competition. Read More...

Torfaen Citizen's Advice Bureau

Published: 25 May 21

Citizens Advice Torfaen Where are you based: We are based in Pontypool town. Directly opposite the VETS. Our address is Portland Buildings, Commercial St, Pontypool. NP4 6JS. Our opening hours are Monday – Friday 09:00am – 4:00pm. You can contact our office reception number on 01633 876121. Read More...

Grounds Maintenance Grant Applications

Published: 17 May 21

Applications are now open for Pontypool Sport Clubs that maintain pitches to apply for a Grounds Maintenance Grant. Read More...

Chair and Vice  for 2021/22

Chair and Vice for 2021/22

Published: 13 May 21

Pontypool Community Council held it's Annual Meeting last night and we are pleased to announce that Councillor Giles Davies is our Chair for 2021/22 Councilllor Davies's chosen charity will be South East Wales MDNA. Councillor Matthew Ford will be our Vice Chair. Congratulations to both. Read More...

Garden Competition 2021

Garden Competition 2021

Published: 11 May 21

CALLING ALL GARDEN ENTHUSIASTS The Community Council are holding a Garden Competiton open to PONTYPOOL residents only. You have a chance of winning vouchers for The Secret Garden (Garden Centre). Read More...

Weekend Respite

Published: 4 May 21

Torfaen Play and weekend service are offering weekend and respite sessions. See flyer for details. Read More...

Youth Worker Part Time Vacancy

Published: 28 Apr 21

We have 2 part time Youth Support Worker vacancies. Please click on the link below for more information. Read More...

Poetry Competition Winners

Published: 22 Apr 21

The winners of our Poetry competiton are as follows : Adults 1st Mary Calway 2nd Bryon Jones 3rd Gemma Cusack Commended – Katie Cueto Junior Melody Arthur Read More...

HRH Prince Philip

HRH Prince Philip

Published: 10 Apr 21

The Chair of Pontypool Community Council Councillor Mrs Rose Matthews and the members of the Council would like to pass their deepest condolences to her Majesty the Queen on behalf of the people of Pontypool following the death of His Royal Highness, The Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh. Read More...

Public Health Wales

Published: 29 Mar 21

Info from Keep Wales Safe Read More...

Party in the Park 2021

Published: 29 Mar 21

Party in the Park 2021 update Unfortunately Pontypool Community Council will not be holding the Party in the Park this year due to the current circumstances with Covid 19. We have set a provisional date for Party in the Park 2022 of Saturday 9th July 2022 providing we can host the event safely at that time. (Fingers Crossed) Read More...

Touch someone's life

Published: 8 Mar 21

Every year over 6,000 people in Wales will have a cardiac arrest in the community and many will die without some simple and easy to learn interventions. Save a Life Cymru; established to increase the number of people who survive a cardiac arrest in the community. Read More...

Volunteer Service Emergency Fund

Published: 3 Feb 21

VSEF Grant Now Available from Torfaen Voluntary Alliance. Read More...

WAG secondment opportunities

Published: 21 Dec 20

Vacancy: Welsh Government Fixed Term and Secondment Opportunities – Team Support to Grade 7 Read More...

Traffic order proposal

Published: 16 Dec 20

The authority propose to make a Traffic Order - Off Street Parking Places, Order 2020 This Order hereby revokes the Torfaen County Borough Council (Off Street Parking Places) Order 2014. Read More...

Adult Christmas Card Competition Results

Adult Christmas Card Competition Results

Published: 15 Dec 20

Here are the results of our Christmas Card Competition Read More...

Children

Children's Christmas Card Competition

Published: 15 Dec 20

Here are the winners of our Children's Christmas Card Competition Read More...

Child's Christmas Card Verse Competition

Published: 15 Dec 20

Here are the winners of our Child's Christmas Verse competition Read More...

Touch someone's life

Published: 15 Dec 20

Every year over 6,000 people in Wales will have a cardiac arrest in the community and many will die without some simple and easy to learn interventions. Save a Life Cymru; established to increase the number of people who survive a cardiac arrest in the community; is seeking your support to help us share this important lifesaving message. Read More...

Christmas Carol Results

Published: 7 Dec 20

The results of the Christmas Carol competition are as follows: 1st - Mr Alan Preston 2nd - Caitlin Reed 3rd - Tara Giles Well done to all who entered. Read More...

Register to Vote

Published: 31 Jul 20

ARE YOU AGED 14-16? THEN YOU CAN REGISTER TO VOTE Read More...

Christmas Cavalcade

Published: 31 Jul 20

CHRISTMAS CAVALCADE 2020 - EVENT CANCELLED Read More...

Annual Accounts

Published: 31 Jul 20

Certification and approval of annual accounts for 2019-20 Read More...

Electors Rights 2020

Published: 31 Jul 20

Notice of date appointed for the exercise of electors’ rights under the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 Read More...

Covid-19 Restrictions

Published: 10 Jul 20

Covid-19 restrictions relaxed further to support tourism and leisure sectors in Wales. Read More...

New Council Number

Published: 7 Jul 20

The Council's telephone number has changed with immediate effect to 01495 365951 Read More...

Citizens Advice Torfaen

Published: 2 Jul 20

Call on 0300 330 2117 to talk to an adviser or click the headline to visit their website Read More...

Approval of Accounts

Published: 30 Jun 20

Certificate and approval of annual accounts for 2019 to 2020 Read More...

Eligibility for Extra Support

Published: 6 May 20

If you are vulnerable but have not received a letter, contact your GP Read More...

Party in the Park 2020

Published: 6 May 20

Due to the COVID-19 virus this year’s Party in the Park has had to be cancelled. Read More...

Closure of Offices

Published: 6 May 20

Pontypool Community Council offices will be closed as from 23rd March 2020 for the foreseeable future Read More...

COVID-19 Pharmacies

Published: 6 May 20

Opening hours and contact information for pharamacies during COVID-19 Read More...

COVID-19 Contacts

Published: 6 May 20

Useful tel numbers that you may wish to contact if you require assistance Read More...

Race Juniors AFC

Published: 26 Apr 20

Race AFC Juniors got some new kit with their Junior Teams Sponsorship money Read More...

Tree of the Year Competition

Published: 12 Feb 20

Our Sweet Chestnut tree has won the tree of the year competition Read More...

Youth Council

Published: 7 Feb 20

Are you interested in becoming a youth councillor? Read More...

Annual Report 2018-19

Published: 26 Jun 19

This report will show the progress that the Council has made this year Read More...