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What’s important to you? Consultation
Following the excellent response received to our recent ‘Difficult Decisions’ budget consultation, we want to continue speaking to the residents of Wrexham so that we can understand what’s important to you, and ensure that the services we offer are the best for meeting your needs.
Winter Service Policy
Section 41 of the Highways Act 1980 places a statutory duty on the Highway Authority to maintain the highway.
Welsh Language Gallery Tours
Oriel Wrecsam, Saturday 10th January 2015. Artist and native Welsh speaker Osian Efnisien will give an insightful tour of the exhibitions in Oriel Wrecsam’s three gallery spaces.
Direct Payments are another way to get support to meet your personal and social needs. Instead of this being provided by Social Services, you are given the funding to set up services yourself.
Online Map Improvements
The Rights of Way team is pleased to announce that the online map has been improved!
Over By Christmas - Wrexham and the First World War
On August 4th 1914 Britain declared war on Germany following the German government’s refusal to withdraw its armed forces from Belgium. Less than twenty-four hours later, the first Royal Welch Fusiliers reservists marched out of Hightown Barracks, through cheering crowds, on their way to Wrexham General railway station.
Shared Lives Scheme - Start doing something extraordinary with your life...
The Shared Lives Scheme is looking for ordinary people who are committed and caring and who would be willing to spare a few hours each week supporting Older vulnerable adults and those individuals with dementia/early onset dementia.
Council Tax Reduction Scheme 2015/16 (Consultation on Local Discretions)
What are your views on the areas of Local Discretion to Wrexham Council?
Do you want to be part of the London 2012 legacy and help more people be physically active in Wrexham?
As the memories of the Olympic and Paralympic Games fade, other big sporting events are approaching on the horizon such as the Rugby World Cup in 2015. But it's not the glamour of volunteering at big sporting occasions that holds sport together – it's the local volunteers who help out in community sports clubs providing the backbone to sport in the UK.
Free Saturday Concerts (Oriel Wrecsam)
Concert 2 // Cyngerdd 2 – Violin and Viola Duo – 13/12/14. Catherine Landen & Alistair Vennart
Arriva "Sapphire" Service 1 Wrexham – Chester Update
With effect from 0600hrs on Monday 24th November, the B5445 Old Wrexham Road, will be closed until further notice in a northbound direction from the junction of Rake Lane (Belgrave) to the junction of the A483 at Rough Hill. Please allow extra time to complete your journey.
Coca Cola Christmas Truck coming to Wrexham
Christmas will soon be here, and to celebrate the festive season, Coca-Cola is sending its iconic Christmas truck on tour. On Friday 5 December from 12-8pm, the truck will stop at Queens Square, Wrexham.
This page lists a range of documents that are available from the Lifelong Learning Department.
Christmas Lanterns and Lights
Join Santa and his reindeer for a parade through Wrexham Town Centre, to herald the turning on of the Wrexham Christmas Lights.
Student Finance Wales, based in Llandudno Junction, is now responsible for processing, assessing and paying student finance for all applications.
Consultation on the revision of the Adult Social Care Appointeeship Service weekly fee
The Council are proposing to increase the Appointeeship Service fee from the 1 January 2015.
Christmas Events 2014
Discover what events Wrexham County Borough Council are holding for Christmas 2014.
Wrexham Sports Awards 2015
Wrexham County Borough Council along with their Sport Development team would like to invite nominations for this years prestigious Annual Wrexham County Borough Sports Awards 2015.
Wrexham and Flintshire's joint Local Housing Market Assessment
Wrexham and Flintshire are undertaking a joint Local Housing Market Assessment.
Difficult Decisions Consultation
Consulting on our plans to reshape Council services to meet the financial challenge and the draft budget proposals for 2015/16
How did you find moving to a secondary school?
The Senedd Yr Ifanc Wrecsam is Wrexham Youth Parliament. The Senedd is made up of 70 Young People aged 11- 25 who are elected to represent a group or project. The Senedd works on county wide issues that affect the Young People of Wrexham.
Book Promotions - Reviews of Books
The Lie by Helen Dunmore and As Luck Would Have It by Derek Jacobi.
80th Anniversary of the Gresford Disaster
This September marks the 80th anniversary of the Gresford Disaster and on Saturday 20th Wrexham Museum will pay tribute to the men and families of Wrexham that kept the wheels of industry turning! Listen to the stories of real ex miners, watch original film footage and explore fascinating objects and interactive exhibits in our Mining Memories exhibition.
Admissions to Reception at Infant/Primary School for September 2015
From 29 September 2014 you can apply on-line for a reception school place for your child, using the On-line Admissions Service.
Wrexham Venues Directory
A wide range of venues are available for hire in the Wrexham area. If you are in the process of arranging a conference, training session / seminar or simply require a room in which to hold a meeting for instance, please feel free to browse through the Businessline directory of venues, to identify many of the options available to you.
Book Promotion - Reviews of Books
How Did All This Happen by John Bishop and Moon Field by Judith Allnatt.
Public Consultation Briefing: A new Arts and Cultural Hub for Wrexham
Wrexham is the largest town in North Wales, but at present the town centre suffers from a weakened retail sector and empty streets in the evening. A new master plan is being developed, which will promote town centre living and the arts and culture as a way to help revitalise the town centre.
Approved Premises for Civil Marriages and Civil Partnerships - Public Notice
Hanmer Arms, Hanmer
Calendar of Meetings - September 2014
Meetings of Wrexham County Borough Council, and it’s Committees will be held at The Guildhall.
Lay Member – Council’s Audit Committee
Do you want to know more about the way your council's finances operate? Could you offer a strong and independent voice on your local authority's financial affairs? Are you interested in local government and want to play a role in scrutinising how it works?
History Alive! Festival of Roman Artillery on 24th August
Wrexham’s annual living history festival, History Alive!, has always hosted the veteran and vintage vehicles of yesteryear. This year though is different as some of the machines were last seen in action two thousand years ago!
Play in Wrexham
Find out more about what the local authority is doing to make sure all Wrexham’s children have access to enough time, space and permission for play as part of their everyday lives.
The Review of Polling District and Polling Places
The introduction of the above regulations requires each local authority to carry out a review of Polling Districts and Polling Places on a regular four-yearly cycle.
Consultation on the Children and Young People’s Service Commissioning Strategy
Wrexham’s Children and Young People’s Services have drafted a ‘Commissioning Strategy’ which is a plan that shows how they will make decisions about services in the future.
Summer Reading Challenge
The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the school summer holidays. You can sign your child up to complete the challenge at any of Wrexham’s Libraries.
Stay safe in the sun
Wales' top doctor is warning sun-seekers to stay safe as the warm weather looks set to continue.
Webcasting of Council Meetings
The Council is piloting the use of webcasting at some of its meetings using grant funding from the Welsh Government.
Telling the Time: Clocks, Clockmakers & Wrexham
Exhibition at Wrexham County Borough Museum until August 30th 2014.
Summer Bonanza 2014
Banish the boredom this summer with our jam packed activity guide for children in Wrexham!