Consultation – 20 mph!

The Welsh Government has announced that 20mph legislation will figure in this year’s legislative programme.

The public consultation on changing the default speed limit on residential streets from 30mph to 20mph is now open until 1st October 2021.  I know I have discussed this with many of you previously and the Council will be submitting a response.

You can find the public consultation here: https://gov.wales/proposal-reduce-speed-limit-20mph-residential-streets

You can find some more information here: https://gov.wales/20mph and here: https://gov.wales/safer-streets-save-lives

St Athan Village Summer Fete – Thank You:

ST. ATHAN COMMUNITY COUNCIL SUMMER FETE

4TH SEPTEMBER 2021

Dear Residents,

Thank you for supporting our inaugural fete last Saturday, which proved to be a great success. I hope you enjoyed the variety of reasonably priced stalls, entertainments and particularly the fine weather. We will look to repeat, and possibly extend, the event next year,

I’m pleased to advise that a total of £194.00 was raise from the raffle, which will be donated to local charities.

Listed below are unclaimed raffle prizes. Please check to see if you have won.  Prizes can be collected from the Community Council Office, Old School Community Centre, Church Lane, CF62 4PL Please contact us too make an appointment: Email: st.athan@btconnect.com

Ticket ColourTicket NumberPrize
Pink001 – 005£25 Voucher Three Horseshoes
Blue176 – 180Merlot Wine Bottle
Blue196 – 200Billy’s Kebab House
Blue216 – 220Body Care Collection
Blue241 – 2451ltr Bottle of Vodka
Blue246 – 250Table Mats
Blue276 – 280£25 Roost Voucher
Pink341 – 345Throw
Pink361 – 36510 x Can of Cider
Yellow446 – 450Avon Gift Set
Yellow451 – 455Gordon’s Pink Gin
Yellow491 – 495Scrapbook & Pens
Yellow561 – 565Avon Gift Set

Public Meeting Road Safety within St Athan Ward

Notice is Hereby Given:

That a public meeting is to be held on Tuesday 14th September 2021 at 7.30pm in the Old School Community Centre, Church Lane, CF62 4Pl

The purpose of the meeting is to update residents in respect of ‘Road Safety’ within St Athan Ward.

Covid Social Distancing

  • Face coverings are to be worn when entering/leaving the hall
  • Face coverings may be removed when sitting down
  • Attendees are to complete the visitor booking in sheet

Point of Contact:

Mr D Patterson
Clerk to the council.
St Athan Community Council
Old School Community Centre
Church Lane
St Athan
Vale of Glamorgan CF62 4PL


Email: st.athan@btconnect.com

Report from last meeting : Road Safety Meeting Report (6)

Community Groups Funding Opportunity Monmouthshire BS

Monmouthshire Building Society Charitable Foundation

Monmouthshire Building Society Charitable Foundation was founded in 2000 to support local community groups, organisations and good causes across south Wales and the south west of England.

The primary purpose of the foundation is to provide modest donations that will have a positive impact on the lives of disadvantaged or vulnerable people in our communities. 

The Society provides funding to the Charitable Foundation but the foundation operates independently from the Society through a Board of Trustees. 

Since 2000, the Charitable Foundation has contributed £305,504.07 to 513 local charities and organisations.

Community groups, initiatives and charities can apply for funding through the Monmouthshire Building Society website www.monbs.com or by popping into a local branch. Application criteria does apply.

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

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

St Athan Community Council  Financial year ended 31 March 2021

  1. 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 ended 31 March 2021, these documents will be available on reasonable notice on application to:   

    St Athan Community Council. 
    Old School Community Centre, 
    Church Lane, 
    St Athan 
    CF62 4PL 

    between the hours of 09:00am to 12 noon documents are available for inspection on Monday to Friday 

    commencing on                   17th August 2021 
    and ending on                     15th September 2021

    From 16th September 2021 until the audit has been completed, Local Government Electors and their representatives also have:  

    • the right to question the Auditor General about the accounts. The Auditor General can be contacted via BDO / Grant Thornton; and
    • the right to attend before the Auditor General and make objections to the accounts or any item in them. Written notice of an objection must first be given to the Auditor General via BDO / Grant Thornton. A copy of the written notice must also be given to the council.
    • BDO can be contacted at: BDO LLP, Arcadia House, Maritime Walk, Ocean Village, Southampton, SO14 3TL
    • Grant Thornton can be contacted at: Grant Thornton, 3 Callaghan Square, Cardiff, CF10 5BT

    The audit is being conducted under the provisions of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004, the Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations 2014 and the Auditor General for Wales’ Code of Audit Practice.

Please click on list below for full notice:

FY 20-21 New Notice Dates ENG

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