Art Treasures in Wrexham
Wales is known for its castles throughout the world. They have been part of the Welsh brand, not always by choice, for over two hundred years attracting artists, travellers, tourists and day trippers seeking an escape from their everyday lives and a glimpse of times past. Initially a symbol of royal power and occupation, Wales has reclaimed its castles and packaged them for the pleasure and education of others.
New "Shared Lives" service starting
"Shared Lives" is a new service that primarily concentrates on elderly people and individuals with dementia, early on-set dementia and/or other mental health illnesses.
Helping older people in Wrexham achieve a better quality of life
Elderly people in Wrexham can now enjoy the benefits of a new initiative aimed to provide easy access to a wide range of information that will enable them to make informed choices about their present and future needs.
Post-Christmas Spring Into Fitness – And It’s All Free
With Christmas almost a distant memory, and Spring on the way, now is the time to think about keeping that New Year’s resolution you promised yourself - to get and keep fit!
What's Important to You?
Residents, groups, organisations and businesses in Wrexham are being urged to complete a survey to let the Council know what's important to them.
Wrexham Council officials attend Welsh Affairs Committee
Representatives from Wrexham Council have taken part in the Welsh Affairs Committee’s evidence session concerning prisons in Wales and the treatment of Welsh Offenders.
Dance off for National Fitness Awards Runners Up
Staff at Wrexham Waterworld last week celebrated receiving recognition for the fitness centre’s success at the National Fitness Awards. The team at Waterworld was shortlisted in the Group Exercise Gym of the Year at the National Fitness Awards, an annual event now in its fifth year, which recognises excellence and achievement in all corners of the fitness industry.
Wrexham’s first Harry Potter Book Night event
Aspiring witches, wizards and muggles alike in Wrexham can now attend the world’s first ever global Harry Potter Book Night with activities, quizzes and a fancy dress competition held at Wrexham Library.
Thanks for Recycling
Our recycling rates for the second quarter of the year is over 60% and we are on course to meet our targets.
Deadline approaching for first annual Wrexham Childcare Awards 2014
Those involved in childcare are invited to nominate candidates in the first ever Wrexham Childcare Awards for 2014, recognising and rewarding best practice in childcare.