Serving the people of Ruabon

Author: Helen Belton

Notice of appointment of the date for the exercise of electors’ rights

Notice of appointment of the date for the exercise of electors’ rights

Financial year ending 31 March 2022

1. Date of announcement – 17th June 2022

2. Each year the annual accounts are audited by the Auditor General for Wales. Prior to this date, any interested person has the opportunity to inspect and make copies of the accounts and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts etc relating to them for 20 working days on reasonable notice. For the year... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 08:17 by Helen Belton

Tags: Finance

Four Vacancies on the Community Council

Four Vacancies on the Community Council

If you think you'd like to become a Community Councillor and help to make the decisions that shape your village, please get in touch.

You could soon be known by your friends as 'Councillor' and soon be getting involved with exciting challenges.

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 17:17 by Helen Belton

Tags: Vacancies

Ruabon Community Jubilee Festival

Ruabon Community Jubilee Festival

Ruabon Community Council, in collaboration with The Friends of Ruabon, is holding an event on Saturday 4th June to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. The 'Ruabon Community Jubilee Festival' will be the first opportunity for our residents to come together in this way since the Covid-19 pandemic.

With community spirit at the heart of our vision for the day we plan to have an inclusive programme of... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 00:25 by Helen Belton

Tags: Facebook, News, Volunteers

Planning the new MUGA (Multi Use Games Area)

Planning the new MUGA (Multi Use Games Area)

Ruabon Community Council is looking at developing and improving the current facilities known as the MUGA (Multi Use Games Area). The council is seeking feedback from the community.

Please follow the link below to complete the survey.

If you would prefer to complete a paper survey, hard copies will be made available at the library.

MUGA Online Survey - Ruabon Community Council

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 00:21 by Helen Belton

Tags: Facebook, News, Survey

Notice of Election 2022

Notice of Election 2022

The election has been called for May 5th. Any prospective candidates for the community council can contact the Clerk for a nomination pack.

Ruabon Community Council has 2 wards; with 10 councillors in the North and 4 councillors in the South. The council is a busy council with plenty of assets to manage; the Village Hall, the Pavilion, the Bowling Green, the Cemetery, the Cemetery Lodge, The Rec, parks... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 18 Mar 2022 10:02 by Helen Belton

Tags: Elections

Precept Frozen at Same Level as Last Year

Precept Frozen at Same Level as Last Year

At the December meeting of the Council, the Council voted to freeze the precept at the same level as the previous year, at £85,000.

- The Council approved the annual Community element of the Council Tax Base per property at £47.41p for a Band D, which is an increase of 11p per annum when compared with 2021/22.
- The Council approved the £85,000 precept submission to WCBC.
- The Council... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 10 Mar 2022 15:56 by Helen Belton

Tags: Finance

Vacancy North

Vacancy North

If you are interested in becoming a councillor on Ruabon Community Council, please write an expression of interest letter to the clerk, either by post to the Village Hall, Maes y Llan Lane, Ruabon, LL14 6AD or by email to clerk@ruaboncommunitycouncil.gov.wales by 21st January at 6pm.

Please outline why you would like to be a councillor, what you would hope to achieve and detail any relevant experience.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 13:07 by Helen Belton

Tags: Vacancies

Remembrance Sunday

Remembrance Sunday

At St. Mary's Church, Ruabon, on Sunday 14th November, there will be a Service of Remembrance starting at 10.45am, with the laying of wreaths and 2 minutes silence at 11am.

Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 11:22 by Helen Belton

Tags: Remembrance Sunday

Small Grants Notice 2021

Small Grants Notice 2021

Local groups are invited to apply for Small Grants from Ruabon Community Council.

Please email the clerk for details.

Posted: Fri, 22 Oct 2021 16:04 by Helen Belton

Tags: Grants and Funding

Vacancy on the Community Council

Vacancy on the Community Council

There are 4 vacancies altogether on the Community Council, 3 in the North Ward and one in the South Ward. Please get in touch with the clerk, if you would like to be considered.

Posted: Mon, 21 Jun 2021 12:01 by Helen Belton

Tags: Vacancies