Cerrigydrudion Community Council


Cerrig-y-Drudion Community Council

Minutes of the Meeting held on the 27th June 2018


Present – Menai  Hughes Chairperson, John D Jones, Maria Roberts, Einion Edwards, Cllr Peter Lewis  Conwy CBC,  Caerwyn Roberts Clerk.

Apologies -   Guto Jones, Ffuon Williams, Ieuan Jones.


Declaration of inertes - None


Minutes of the meeting of the 23rd May 2018, read and approved.


Matters Arising


[1.1] Police Matters

No Police presence.       


[1.1] Defiliberator/ Glasfryn

The clerk advised that Guto Jones had confirmed that a collection of £580.00 had been made at Glasfryn. Clerk to liaise further with Guto regarding proposed location etc. Einion Edwards agreed to contact Tomos Hughes regarding training to use the appliance at Pentrellyncymer.


[1.2] Trees at the Church Cemetery

Noted that the matter was ongoing.


[1.3] Hiraethog Banner

Noted that the matter was ongoing.


[1.4] Cattle Grid Brenig Road

The clerk advised that Denbighshire County Council had now confirmed that the cattle grid would not be renewed and that the road would now be tarmaced over and made good.


[1.5]Children’s Bicycle Training

Resolved not to participate in the bicycle training programme for 3-5 year olds.



Main Agenda


[1.6] Hiraethog Development Strategy

Eirian Roberts the Strategy Co-oridinator was welcomed to the meeting and explained regarding the financial opportunities available once the Innogy Company had completed the wind turbine programme in the Clocaenog Forest

Apparently £750,000 a year will be available for a period of 25 years to the Hiraethog area and emphasised the importance of drawing up proposals as soon as possible which will be of benefit to the area.


[1.7] Grwp Cynefin/ Housing Matters Cerrig-y-Drudion

The clerk referred to the report received from Arfon Hughes. Resolved that the report reflected correctly the circumstances in the community.


[1.8] Skip Services

Cllr Peter Lewis advised that arrangements were being considered to provide a monthly skip service in the event of a monthly bin collection by Conwy CBC.


[1.9] Pentrellyncymer Bridge

Noted that repair work on the bridge was still outstanding. Clerk to again contact Conwy CBC.


[2] Adran yr Urdd

Noted a letter of thanks for the Council’s contribution towards travelling costs to the Urdd Eisteddfod.


Menai Hughes, Chairperson.