Engaging with children with increased “NRG”
Wrexham Council's leisure services are committed to engaging children with the new PURE NRG membership offer, and are now looking to introduce this to 4/5 year olds with FREE tasters planned for next week.
Free food skills workshops for children this half-term
Junior Chefs' Academy - the country's leading provider of children's food education workshops - will be running free morning and afternoon sessions in communities across Wrexham County Borough.
Carlsberg Lager Golf Trophy 2015
This mainstay event in the Wrexham sporting calendar returns on Wednesday 19th August 2015, again hosted by Wrexham Golf Club.
Helping older people in Wrexham achieve a better quality of life
Community Agents work with the over 65’s in Wrexham, providing easy access to a wide range of information that will enable them to make informed choices about their present and future needs.
Wrexham school pupils show racism the red card
Young pupils from across Wrexham have rubbed shoulders with some of the nation’s brightest sporting stars as a reward for helping to Show Racism the Red Card in their schools and communities.
Wrexham Council in partnership with Mitie for free loft insulation
If you live in the Wrexham town centre wards of Brynyffynnon, Cartrefle, Erddig, Grosvenor, Hermitage, Maesydre, Offa, Queensway, Smithfield, Stansty, Whitegate or Wynnstay, then you could be entitled to free loft insulation, thanks to the Welsh Government’s Vibrant and Viable Places programme (VVP).
Wrexham Families First Childcare Brokerage Scheme
The Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty, Lesley Griffiths AM, is to visit the Wrexham Family Information Service (WFIS) and meet with parents who are supported by the Welsh Government's "Families First Programme".
Wrexham Early Years Centre excels with Estyn
Staff and pupils at the Wrexham Early Years Centre have been congratulated by national education and training inspectorate Estyn for their efforts in its latest report.
Half Term Events at Local Parks
During May half term there are lots of activities to enjoy at Wrexham’s local parks. Take part in a favourite sport, join a craft session or try something new whilst taking in the sun and warm weather this May.
Free Parking for Food Festival Weekend
Visitors to this weekend's Food Festival in Wrexham can park for free in all the council's town centre car parks on Saturday and Sunday.
New Anti-Bullying Guidance for Wrexham Schools
The Council is updating its Anti Bullying Guidance for local schools and is inviting parents, guardians, children and young people to comment on the new Guidance.
Jobs Fair for Social/Childcare Professions at Memorial Hall
Jobseekers are invited to attend a jobs fair aimed at those looking to work in the social care or childcare areas is to be held in Wrexham.
Educational Visits to the Country Parks
In Wrexham there is a wonderful selection of Country Parks owned and managed by Wrexham County Borough Council.
Biking to Success with Rhosnesni High School
Pupils at Rhosnesni High School have been benefiting from an innovative new form of team building thanks to the use of 6 second hand mountain bikes after a generous donation from Asst. Head Mark Powell of St. Christopher’s secondary school in Wrexham.
New housing development within the County Borough
Wrexham Council has several new housing developments to announce in the County Borough.
World Book Night celebration in Wrexham Library
World Book Night is an annual celebration of books and reading which takes place across the world on Thursday 23 April and many libraries across Wales and the UK will be taking part.
Calling All Parents and Carers
Parents and carers are invited to attend a "Supporting Achievement" event at the Memorial Hall in Wrexham town centre on Wednesday 22 April between 10am and 4pm
Self-Storage Industry receives positive results in Joint Operation with Trading Standards, Police and Wagtail UK
A day long operation led by Wrexham Trading Standards in partnership with North Wales Police and Wagtail UK, targeted the self-storage industry across Wrexham.
National Two Minute Silence Announced for VE Day 70 Anniversary
A 2 minute silence will be held in Wrexham town centre on 8 May at 3 pm to commemorate the 70 year anniversary of VE Day - the day that WWII ended in Europe.
Poppy Picnic Planned for VE Day Celebrations
To mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day - the day that marked the end of WWII in Europe - a Poppy Picnic is to be held on Llwyn Isaf Green on Saturday 9 May between 12.30pm and 5pm.
New Affordable Homes for Gresford
Wrexham County Borough Council is happy to announce the construction of 3x two-bedroom affordable homes at Parsonage Close, Gresford by social landlord Grwp Cynefin.
Just Days Left to Register to Vote
Wrexham residents who are not yet registered to vote are being encouraged to go online now to register.
Prison Construction Contract Signed
Construction work on the North Wales Prison in Wrexham is set to be stepped up after the contract to build it was officially signed.
Easter Bin and Recycling Collections
As the Easter holidays approach residents are reminded that there will be no changes to the bin or recycling collections due to the bank holidays.
Free computer sessions to help IT literacy
Wrexham Council’s free IT Literacy sessions continue due to popular demand at Contact Wrexham on Lord Street!
NRG success launch in Wrexham
Wrexham Council has been working with creator of world-leading adult group fitness programs, Les Mills, to get young people more fit and active.
Flagged for attention – St Mary’s School designs county flag for the town
A pupil at St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School has been chosen as the lucky Wrexham winner of the 2015 Parliament Flag Project.
Prestigious Award for Rossett House Nursery
Rossett House Nursery has become first in the County to receive the prestigious Healthy and Sustainable Pre-School Scheme National Award from Welsh Government.
Win Tickets to Wembley to see Wrexham in the FA Cup Trophy
Wrexham Council has been offered 3 pairs of tickets to the FA Trophy Final at Wembley on 29 March by the FA Group. The tickets are to be put forward as prizes in a competition.
New Era for CCTV in Wrexham
Exciting proposals about the future of CCTV delivery in Wrexham which could see a WiFi network developed across the town centre is to go before Executive Board on 10 March.
Parts of Belle Vue Could Become Centenary Field for WW1 Commemoration
At its next meeting Wrexham's Executive Board will be asked its views on applying to the Fields in Trust, Centenary Programme, to dedicate an area of Bellevue Park as a Centenary Field commemorating World War One.
Free Driving Session’s – Mature Drivers
Drivers aged 65 or over are being offered a free driving session aimed at keeping motorists driving safer for longer thanks to Welsh Government funding.
LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) Week - Interview with Parents of Two Adopted Youngsters
Following last week's LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week in Wrexham, read about the experiences of one couple who adopted two young children and brought them into their family.
Mold Road Short Closure for Departure of Football Fans
Motorists are being advised that the Mold Road in Wrexham will be closed for a short time on Saturday to allow coaches to leave following the Wrexham v Chester football match.
Wrexham to Fly the Commonwealth Flag
Commonwealth flag flown in Wrexham on Monday 9 March as part of Commonwealth Day 2015 celebrations.
Free Parking Days Recommended for Approval
Key town centre events are set to benefit from free parking if recommendations are approved by the Council's Executive Board on March 10.
LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week comes to Wrexham
Wrexham and Flintshire Councils are once again joining forces to host the annual LGBT Adoption& Fostering Week this March.