Community Council

Trawsfynydd Community Council

The Community Council’s area stretches from Nant Tyddyn yr Ynn in the north to Bryn Eden in the south and from Cefn Clawdd in the west to Yr Allt Lwyd in the east.

Trawsfynydd currently has a population of 973 (2011 Cencus) with 423 households. The Community Council works hard with environmental work, community development and supporting the local residents with personal and local issues.

The area is serviced by 12 Community Councillors who have a wide range of skills and experiences.

List of Councillors

Chairperson Hefin Jones
Vice Chairperson Elfed Wyn ap Elwyn
Councillor Idwal W Williams
Councillor A Huw Jones
Councillor Enid Roberts
Councillor Richard W Davies
Councillor Helen W Jones
Councillor Dewi Williams
Councillor Annest Smith

A Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson are elected at the annual meeting held in May.

It is hereby noted that no member of Trawsyfynydd Community Council has in the year beginning 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 received any costs or expenses.

Information on Councillors’ benefits can be obtained by contacting the Financial Officer.

Council's Activities

The Council has the following Sub-Committies to discuss matters relating to::

• Emergency and Planning
• Cemetries (Pencefn and Salem)
• Footpaths
• Improvements

The Trawsfynydd Community Councillors also represent the community on the following committees:

• Health Centre
• Ysgol Bro Hedd Wyn
• Un Llais Cymru
• Friends of Ysbyty Coffa Blaenau Ffestiniog
• Clwb Henoed Prysor
• Ysbyty Alltwen
• Trawsfynydd Site Stakeholders Group (Magnox)
• Trawsfynydd Village Hall
• Llyn Trawsfynydd development
• Cyfeillion Yr Ysgwrn

Contacting the Council

Members of the public can bring matters to the attention of the Council by writing to the Clerk:

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LL41 4UB

If appropriate, the correspendence will be read at the next meeeting, any comments will be recorded and a reply will be forwarded to the author if required.

The Community Council also discuss small grants available to local groups and organisations and all funding applications have to be submitted in writing enclosing a balance sheet to the Financial Officer by the end of February so as to enable the Council to discuss the applications in the March meeting each year.

Meeting Dates
Meetings are held in the celler of the Village Hall the first Wednesday of every month.  With the exception of August when there is no meeting.
Meeting Minutes
Please see the Welsh language version of this page where the minutes from the Trawsfynydd Community Council meetings are located.
Language Policy
Meetings are held in Welsh.


Gall Trawsfynydd gynnig llety at ddant a phoced pawb.

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