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Pontypool Community Council -Date of

Next Meeting

To view the agenda for this meeting please click on the Council toolbar at the top of this page then choose the relevant committee from the options on the toolbar on the left hand side of the page.  All meetings start at 6.30pm (unless stated otherwise) and are held in our Council Chamber at 35a Commercial Street, Pontypool.

The next Committee meeting will be Policy & Finance which will take place on Wednesday  4th September 2019 at 6.30pm



 Pontypool Community Council currently have the following job vacancies:


JD Accountant.doc 

Application Form Accountant 2019 - 2.doc

introduction to Accountant post for website.docx 

Events Officer:


JD Events Officer.docx 

Application Form Events Officer 2019.doc

Closing date for both positions is - 23/8/19 

Please return your completed application forms to pontypool@pontypoolcc.gov.uk 


 Theme of photo –

History and Heritage of Pontypool

Pontypool Community Council are holding a photography competition.

1st prize is £50 and a canvas of photo entered

2nd prize is £30 and a canvas of photo entered

3rd prize is £20 and a canvas of photo entered

Please send you entry in via email to aambrosen@pontypoolcc.gov.uk

Closing date is Friday 30th August at 4pm

Please read the competition rules before entering :





Torfaen Playscheme volunteers
The Play Service is currently looking for volunteers aged 16+ to support our summer playschemes,
 If you are interested in volunteering please click on the link below and complete the application form:
torfaen play schemem volunteer application form 2019.pdf

Inter School's Eisteddfod 2019
On Wednesday 20th March and Thursday 21st March Pontypool Community Council held their annual Inter School's Eisteddfod.  The following schools participated in the event:
Cwmffrwdoer Primary
George Street Primary
New Inn Primary
Penygarn Community Primary
Garnteg Primary

Griffithstown Primary
Ysgol Bryn Onnen
Ysgol Panteg
The Children participated in several solo singing, solo recitation, group recitation, instrumental, folk dancing and choir categories all in the medium of welsh.
The event was a huge success and everyone enjoyed the two days.
The winners were:
Infants - joint 1st  - New Inn Primary and Griffithstown Primary
2nd   - Garnteg Primary     
joint 3rd - Ysgol Bryn Onnen and Cwmffrwdoer Primary
Juniors - 1st - Griffithstown
2nd - New Inn
3rd - George Street
Congratulations to all who took part and thank you to all who helped with the event. 

 The Community Council have produced a newsletter outlining examples of what services we provide, what events we host and what funding we provide to the Community as well as other useful information.
If you would like to collect a free copy of the newsletter they are available in our offices or to view the newsletter  please click here.