Young Traders Market

Welshpool are pleased to be hosting one of the regional events of the Young Traders Market’s.

It will be held in Welshpool on 9th July 2022 in conjunction with the National Market Traders Federation. Whilst we have traders attending it is always good to have as many traders as we can at such an event and give young people the opportunity to show their entrepreneurial skills and their goods.

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Young Traders Market


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

St Athan Community Council

Financial year ending 31 March 2022

  1. Date of announcement 20th June 2022
  • 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:

The Clerk
St Athan Community Council
Church Lane
St Athan
CF62 4PL

between the hours of 8am and 12noon on Monday to Friday

commencing on 4th July 2022 and ending on  29th July 2022

  • From 12 September 2022, 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 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. A copy of the written notice must also be given to the council.

The Auditor General can be contacted via: Community Council Audits, Audit Wales, 24 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9LJ or by email at

  • 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. 

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East Aberthaw Solar – Informal Consultation Exhibition 16th June 2022

We’d like to hear your views
We would like to invite you take part in the early
consultation on the draft proposals. We have
arranged a public drop-in session and an online
virtual exhibition to provide you with information
about the proposals and seek your feedback.
Public Exhibitions:
Find out more and provide your
feedback on the early proposals:
Thursday 16th June 2022
2pm to 7pm
Celtic Park Community Hall,
Celtic Way, Rhoose, Barry CF62 3FT

If you are unable to attend this drop in session,
we are also hosting a virtual exhibition
on the project website:
All materials available at the drop in session will
be available online.

Community Council – Vacancies



Notice is Hereby Given:

That vacancies have occurred for a Councillor in the Ward of Gileston and St Athan which will be filled through the process of co-option.  Co-opted Councillors have the same rights and responsibilities as those Councillors who obtain office through election.  Councillors are expected to attend the monthly meetings of the Council and serve on Committee(s).  The role is varied and enables local people to use their skills and experience to enhance the work undertaken by the Council for the benefit of the community.

The Council wishes to invite interested people to submit their application for the role of Councillor by way of letter outlining the following;

  • The contribution you believe you could make to the work of the Council;
  • The personal qualities that you would bring to the role;
  • Your availability for attending meetings.

Please make sure that you include your home address, telephone/mobile number and e-mail address in your letter.

All members of the community are welcome to apply.  The Council is committed to achieving a balanced composition of Councillors that reflect the community of St Athan.

Closing Date: 12noon on Monday 30 May 2022.

Application will be considered at the Council meeting on Tuesday 7th June 2022.

(It is not a requirement to be resident within the subject ward)

Point of Contact:

Mr D Patterson, Clerk to the Council.
St Athan Community Council, Church Lane, St Athan CF62 4PL
Telephone: 01446 750 452 |  Email:

Date of posting 07th May 2022

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