Funding Available for Events

Posted on: 28/02/2017

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is now seeking applications from local organisations requiring funding to provide an event, festival or cultural activity which has the potential to encourage community cohesion and attract visitors to the Bay of Colwyn area (Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn and Rhos on Sea). The proposed event(s) must take place in […]

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PRESS RELEASE – Ward Allowances 16/17

Posted on: 06/01/2017

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council has recently approved payment of the Town Councillors ward allowances for 2016/17. Each council member (there are 24 in total) is able to donate up to £300 per annum to benefit their local Ward. If you know of a community group/project based in the Bay of Colwyn area that […]

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Civic Service – 11th September 2016

Posted on: 11/09/2016
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On Sunday 11th September, a Civic Service was held for the Mayor at Rhos Methodist Church, Rhos on Sea. The Mayor, Councillors and Officers of the Bay of Colwyn Town Council were joined by the Mayors from local Town Councils, representatives of local organisations, North Wales Police and the congregation of Rhos Methodist Church. The service was conducted by […]

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Naturally Conwy Food Shop opened by Mayor

Posted on: 09/09/2016
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On Friday 9th September, the Mayor and Mayoress opened the Naturally Conwy Food Shop at 24 Station Road, Colwyn Bay. The aim of the project is to promote and sell produce from 14 local producers.  The shop will be open every Friday and Saturday until the end of December. Pictured with the Mayor is Cllr Chris […]

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Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2016

Posted on: 08/09/2016

Notice is hereby given that the audit for the year ended 31 March 2016 was completed on 12 August 2016 and the accounts are now available for inspection by local electors in accordance with Section 29 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004. Notice of Conclusion of Audit  

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‘Elevate your Sole’ officially opened by Mayor

Posted on: 03/09/2016
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‘Elevate your Sole’, a new shoe shop in Rhos on Sea, was officially opened by the Mayor and Mayoress on Saturday 3rd September.

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Mayor at Tan Lan Carnival

Posted on: 21/08/2016
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The Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn attended the first Tan Lan Carnival in over 30 years on Sunday 21st August. The event, coordinated by Amanda Evans, also featured the first Carnival Queen who won 70 years ago!  The Mayor and Mayoress awarded trophies to the Winner and Runners Up for the best Carnival Queen. Picture […]

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Mayor welcomes Urdu Community to Rhos on Sea

Posted on: 20/08/2016
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On Saturday 20th August, the Mayor and Mayoress dined with Rev. Irfan John and members of the Urdu Community from Swansea and Cardiff when they camped at Rhos on Sea Methodist Church for a week.

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Colwyn in Bloom: School Painting Competition 2016

Posted on: 21/07/2016
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Winners of the Colwyn in Bloom School’s Painting Competition were recently invited to the Town Hall, to receive their certificates and prizes from the Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn, Cllr John Davies, and the Chair of Colwyn in Bloom, Mrs Ingrid Lewis.  

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Colwyn in Bloom: Adult Art Competition Winners 2016

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The winners of the Colwyn in Bloom Art Competition for 2016, are as follows: First place – Alison Hughes Second place – Lorna Hickman Third place – Suzanne Sercombe   The theme for the competition this year was: ‘Floral Tribute for Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday’.  All the entries will be displayed in the […]

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Wales in Bloom 2016

Posted on: 15/07/2016
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On Thursday 14th July, the Mayor and Mayoress welcomed Jennie Judd, a Wales in Bloom 2016 judge, to the Bay of Colwyn. They had gathered at Queens Gardens, Colwyn Bay for a photograph with Town and County Council representatives during a tour which included Wynn Gardens, Combermere Gardens and Bryn Euryn Nursery as well as […]

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Town Council welcomes Congolese delegation

Posted on: 24/06/2016
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On the 24th June, a delegation from the Democratic Republic of Congo’s UK Embassy were welcomed at the Town Hall by the Mayor and Town Councillors. The group included the Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires, Madame Marie-Louise Kafenge Nanga and the Newport-based Congolese journalist, Norbert Mbu-Mputu, who were exploring the history behind the Congo Training Institute at […]

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Mayor attends Queen’s 90th Birthday at Ysgol Nant y Groes!

Posted on: 07/06/2016
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On 7th June 2016, the Mayor and Mayoress, Cllr John Davies and his wife Mrs Ann Davies, were delighted to attend the Queen’s 90th Birthday Party Celebration at Ysgol Nant y Groes. They spent a lovely day meeting the ‘Royal Family’ and were well looked after by the children of the school.  The Mayor especially […]

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Sir John Henry Morris Jones Trust

Posted on: 02/06/2016

On Wednesday 1st June, the Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn, Cllr John Davies, presented grants on behalf of the Sir John Henry Morris Ones Trust, to nine talented young people from the Colwyn area. The recipients of awards from the Trust this year are: Sophie Mae Brown (swimming) Imogen Camp (chess) Liv Davies (swimming) […]

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Youth Grants

Posted on: 22/12/2015

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council has today announced the availability of up to £12,000 of funding to support youth projects across the Bay of Colwyn area.  Grants of between £500 and £2,000 are available for local groups/organisations to support projects or activities involving young people (aged up to 25 yrs).  For information and/or an […]

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Volunteer Awards 2016

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Nominations are invited for this year’s Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year awards.  For further information and a nomination form please use the link below. Nominations must be received by 15th February 2016. Nomination Form & Guidance

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Business Improvement District for Colwyn

Posted on: 27/11/2015

The proposal to establish a Business Improvement District for Colwyn was approved by a ballot held on 26.11.15. Declaration of Result of Ballot

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Declaration of Result of Poll – Rhos Ward

Posted on: 20/11/2015

Results available here

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Notice of Poll

Posted on: 11/11/2015

Notice is hereby given that a poll for the election of one community councillor for the Bay of Colwyn Town Council, Rhos-on-Sea Community (Rhos Ward) will take place on Thursday 19th November.  Notice here

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Phones Down – 5.11.2015

Posted on: 05/11/2015

The Town Hall phone line is currently down due to a BT fault.  Should be repaired within 24 hours.  Please contact us by e-mail if you have any queries.

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Casual Vacancy – Rhos Ward

Posted on: 29/09/2015

A vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for Rhos Ward.  Please see the Public Notice for further information.

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NOTICE OF ELECTION – Eirias Ward

Posted on: 24/09/2015

An election is to be held for a Community Councillor for Bay of Colwyn (Eirias Ward).  Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Bodlondeb, Conwy not later than 4pm on Friday 2 October 2015.  Nomination papers may be obtained from the Returning Officer, Tel: 01492 576052.  The public notice is available here.

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Notice of Conclusion of Audit and Right to Inspect the Annual Return

Posted on: 11/09/2015

Notice of Conclusion of Audit and Right to Inspect the Annual Return. Click here to view.

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Council Vacancy – Eirias Ward

Posted on: 21/08/2015

A vacancy has arisen for a Town Councillor in the Eirias Ward of the Bay of Colwyn Town Council. Please refer to the public notice for more information.

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Notice of appointment of date for the exercise of electors’ rights

Posted on: 21/05/2015

The Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004, the Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations 2005 and the Code of Audit and Inspection Practice Require that the annual return, accounts and other documents such as accounts books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts relating to them are to be made available for inspection by any person interested at a […]

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Funding Available for Events

Posted on: 23/04/2015

Following the success of the recent 1940’s Festival in Colwyn Bay, The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is now seeking applications from other organisations requiring funding to provide an event, festival or cultural activity which has the potential to attract visitors to the Bay of Colwyn area (Colwyn Bay, Old Colwyn and Rhos on Sea). […]

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Large Grant Awards 2015

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The Bay of Colwyn Town Council awards grants each year to voluntary, not-for-profit and charitable clubs and organisations providing services or facilities in the Bay of Colwyn area. Recipients of large grants (of over £500) for the 2015/16 financial year were presented with cheques by the Town Mayor, Cllr Mrs Val Smith, at a special […]

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Hustings Events

Posted on: 16/04/2015

Several hustings events will be taking in the Bay of Colwyn area during the week ahead for the forthcoming general election.  Parliamentary candidates will have the opportunity to respond to questions from the local electorate.  For further details (times/locations) please see the April Events page of our website.

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Notice of the election for the UK Parliamentary election being held in May

Posted on: 02/04/2015

Notice of the election for the UK Parliamentary election being held in May. Please see PDF for details: Notice of Election – Bilingual .pdf

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Mayor’s Charity Supper Evening

Posted on: 26/03/2015

The Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn, Cllr Mrs Val Smith J.P. hosted a Supper Evening in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday 20th March 2015 at the Town Hall. Guests enjoyed sausage, chips and peas and were entertained by the magnificent Cbug Ukulele Group. There was also a Quiz and a raffle. Money […]

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2014/2015 Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards

Posted on: 05/12/2014

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is inviting nominations for the 2014/2015 Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards. Download the nomination form and criteria here.

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Colwyn Counts Participatory Budgeting – Grants Available

Posted on: 19/11/2014

The Town Council is pleased to announce the launch of its 2014/15 ‘Colwyn Counts’ Participatory Budgeting scheme. Applications are now being invited from local not-for-profit groups/organisations needing funding for new projects which will be of benefit to young people and/or fit within the wider Vibrant and Viable Places themes of healthy, learning and prosperous communities. […]

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2014 Bonfire & Fireworks Event

Posted on: 28/10/2014

This year’s event will take place at Eirias Park on Wednesday 5th November from 7pm.  For further details about the timings, parking arrangements, cost of entry and location please read the event announcement (link below). Alternatively, please visit the Events Page of the website to see the press advertisement. event announcement 2014

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Silver Gilt award for Colwyn in Bloom

Posted on: 17/10/2014

We are pleased to announce Colwyn Bay has been awarded a Silver Gilt  by the RHS Britain in Bloom judges. Congratulations and thanks to volunteers and businesses for your support, helping to make Colwyn in Bloom 2014 a success!

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Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Posted on: 30/09/2014

The audit of accounts for the Council for the year ended 31 March 2014 has been concluded. The annual return is available for inspection by any local government elector for the area of the Council on application to Mrs Tina Earley, Town Clerk, at the Town Hall, Rhiw Road, Colwyn Bay, between the hours of […]

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Colwyn in Bloom Results 2014

Posted on: 17/09/2014

The 2014 results of Colwyn in Bloom has been announced.  All winners will be invited to an Presentation Evening in October. The Standard was very high this year so “Congratulations” to everyone who entered and was placed The results are available on the Colwyn in Bloom Page.

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Room Hire Price Change

Posted on: 12/09/2014

From 1st January 2015, the charges for using the rooms at the Town Hall will be changing. The Town Hall benefits from disabled toilet facilities and ramp access to the side of the building. Kitchen facilities are available, including crockery, however, you need to bring and prepare your own refreshments. Charges Charges are calculated per session, a […]

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Applications sought for Co-option

Posted on: 07/08/2014

The Town Council is looking to co-opt to fill the current vacancy in Glyn ward on 1st September. Please see Public Notice attached. Applications should be returned to the Clerk by Friday 22nd August.

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Council Vacancy – Glyn Ward

Posted on: 11/07/2014

A vacancy has arisen for a Town Councillor in the Glyn Ward of the Bay of Colwyn Town Council. Please refer to the public notice for more information.

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Forties Festival Brings Economic Benefit of £249,000

Posted on: 13/06/2014

A report recently released by Conwy CBC shows that the Forties Festival which took place on 12th and 13th April in Colwyn Bay brought an estimated economic benefit of £249,000 to the area. The event, supported by the Town Council, took place over two days and brought a large number of visitors into the town […]

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