Warning to concert-goers to avoid fraudsters ahead of Stereophonics event
The Stereophonics concert will shortly be upon us. This event has been a sell out and those who have missed out and decide to try and purchase last minute tickets could be targeted by fraudsters posing as official sellers
Streetscene are Looking for New Employees
Wrexham Council's Streetscene Section of the Environment and Planning Department are recruiting new employees and will be holding a Jobs Fayre in the Memorial Hall on 13 July between 2 and 6 pm.
Sports Awards Announced for November
Wrexham Council has announced that the 2016 Sports Awards will take place at Brymbo Sports and Social complex on 3 November.
Visitors to the Stereophonics gig in Wrexham and members of the public are advised to be aware of traffic and parking arrangements for the event.
The Glyndŵr University Racecourse Stadium will host a landmark concert by the Welsh rockers on Saturday, July 2.
Sign Up for Ultrafast Fibre Optic
Residents and businesses in Wrexham are invited to register their interest in having ultrafast, future-proof connectivity with speeds of 200 Mbps.
Country Parks a Hit Over Half Term
Wrexham's parks proved popular over the half term break with the scorching weather bringing visitors to take advantage of the events that were put on by Park Rangers.
Tenants to get first glimpse of new designs for housing estate
Council tenants are being invited to have a say on new design proposals for their housing estate.
Photography exhibition to give insight into lives of refugees
An exhibition highlighting the plight of refugees will return to Wrexham as part of a national awareness week.
Wrexham flies the flag for Armed Forces Day 2016
The Armed Forces Flag was raised at Llwyn Isaf, Wrexham, on Monday by senior councillors and officials and civic representatives in preparation for Armed Forces Day, which will take place between 11am and 4pm on Saturday, June 18 at Bodelwyddan Castle, Bodelwyddan.
Plaudits have been paid to a senior librarian after he was presented with a prestigious Wales-wide award
Dylan Hughes, Library Services Manager with Wrexham County Borough Council, took the accolade of Welsh Librarian of the Year at a ceremony held by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP).
Enforcement figures show drop in littering and dog-fouling for May
The number of fines issued to litterers and irresponsible dog owners in Wrexham County Borough has “dramatically” dropped as enforcement proves an effective deterrent.
Applications Invited for Welsh Church Acts Fund
Last September the Council awarded grants of approximately £14,000.00 from The Welsh Church Acts Fund. These grants were awarded to 31 organisations seeking assistance for the cost of equipment or specific projects such as renovation work. The fund is used to provide financial assistance for charitable purposes to organisations operating within the Wrexham County Borough area, with aims fitting the scheme’s criteria.
Roadshow will help householders save money on energy bills
Wrexham Council’s Housing Service is organising a three day Saving Energy and Cutting Bills pop-up shop in the town centre, to show householders how they can save money from their energy bills. The shop will be run in partnership with the Energy Saving Trust and Groundwork North Wales.
Public Space Protection Order for the Town Centre Consultation
Anti social behaviour in Wrexham town centre could be alleviated under the terms of a proposed Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) for the area.
Mission accomplished for newly qualified learners
Council staff are celebrating after successfully completing a Management qualification.
Lifesaving equipment will be preserved at museum thanks to Fire and Rescue Service donation
Equipment which helped firefighters protect the people of Wrexham across nearly six decades will have a new lease of life as they are passed on to the town’s museum.
Half Term Playwork Projects
Playwork projects will take place over the half term period on the following days.....
Help Wrexham Museum mark Wales’s appearance in the Euro 2016 finals!
Call out for fans’ photographs. Wrexham Museum, as guardians of the Welsh Football Collection, are staging a small exhibition on the story of Welsh Football to coincide with Euro 2016.
Centenary Field Dedication
An area of Bellevue Park will be dedicated as a Centenary Field to commemorate WW1 on Sunday. The scheme secures the recreational are for future generations to honour the memory of millions of people who lost their lives in the Great War.
Further plaudits for council in annual appraisal
Wrexham Council continues to lead with “vision and ambition” and is helping to “deliver improved outcomes” for residents, according to a review of its services published this week.
Council tenants – sign up for your free information service
Tenants are being encouraged to sign up to a free email information service provided by Wrexham Council.
Vote Now for the People's Choice Award
Wrexham Council is organising a special People’s Choice Award for a team or individual from its staff who the public decides is deserving of that award.
Emergency Gas Repair A525
Emergency gas repairs are to take place on the A525, Junction of Kingsmills Road and Whitegate Road from 9.30 tomorrow morning. Motorists are advised there will be three way lights operating and there will be delays.
Free Parking for Food Festival
Visitors to the Food Festival in Wrexham on the weekend of 14 and 15 May are encouraged to take advantage of free parking in all the Council's car parks.
Wrexham’s recycling figures boosted again!
Wrexham has made another leap forward in reaching recycling targets set by Welsh Government of a 70% recycling figure by 2024/25.
Erddig allotments go fruit & nutty!
This year’s tree planting programme carried out by Wrexham County Borough Council has seen the welcome addition of trees at Hollow Field in Erddig Road allotments that will provide edible produce.
Wrexham’s recycling on a roll
13,000 properties across Wrexham will soon receiving new recycling Wheelie Boxes..
More Money for Roads
Wrexham Council is committed to improving the resilience and condition of Wrexham’s Road network.
School attendance matters!
Children who miss school are in danger of missing out on future employment opportunities.