Gold! Colwyn Bay awarded Gold at 2019 Wales in Bloom Awards

Colwyn Bay is delighted to have re-gained its crown as the best Large Town in Wales in the prestigious 2019 Wales in Bloom competition.  Speaking at the awards ceremony in Ystradgynlais this afternoon, Ingrid Lewis, Chairman of the Colwyn in Bloom Committee, said...

Volunteer of the Year Awards 2019

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is delighted to announce the winners of the Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards for 2019.  The nominations were considered by the Volunteer Awards Committee, which includes representatives from the local community and from...

Adventureland – Old Colwyn

A new adventure play area was officially opened by pupils from Ysgol T Gwynn Jones in Old Colwyn last week. The play area, named Adventureland by schoolchildren, has been designed to provide an exercise area for local children as well as a space for the school’s PE...

Youth Grants 18/19 – applications invited

Applications are now being invited from local groups and organisations seeking funding support for projects, activities or events that will specifically benefit young people up to 25 years of age in the Bay of Colwyn area. For an application form and guidance, please...

Christmas Message from the Mayor

Dear Residents of the Bay of Colwyn, This is a very important time of the year to enjoy spending time with family and friends. But sadly this is not always the case and we need to spare a thought for the family and friends who are no longer with us and people who live...

Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards 2018/19

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is now inviting nominations for its Volunteer of the Year Awards for 2018/19. There are seven categories for nomination: Young Person (under 25 years), or group of young people Adult (25-64) Adult (65 and over) Green Volunteer or Group...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit

Notice is hereby given that the audit for the year end 31 March 2018 was completed on the 7 August 2018 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

New benches for Tucky Park

The Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn, Cllr Steve Williams, visited ‘Tucky park’ play area on Church Road, Rhos on Sea, earlier this week to officially unveil the two new park benches. Local resident, Mrs Lorraine Whitaker, had written to Town Councillor, Glenys Baker,...

Sir John Henry Morris Jones Trust Fund 2018

On Monday 4th June, the Mayor of the Bay of Colwyn, Cllr Steve Williams, was delighted to be invited to present grants, on behalf of the Trustees of the Sir John Henry Morris Jones Trust, to eight talented young people from the Colwyn area. The recipients of awards...

Exercise of Electors’ Rights

Bay of Colwyn Town Council NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF DATE FOR THE EXERCISE OF ELECTORS' RIGHTS ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 March 2018 Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations Act (SI 2014/337)   To view the notice, please click...

Volunteer Awards 2018 – Winners

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is delighted to announce the winners of the Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards for 2018.  The nominations were considered by the Volunteer Awards Committee, which includes representatives from the...

Colwyn in Bloom Hanging Basket Scheme 2018

For an application form, please click here. FREE PLANTED HANGING BASKETS FOR LOCAL BUSINESSES 16" plastic baskets, with reservoirs (limited stock), 16" wicker baskets, or 21" plastic baskets, with reservoirs are now available to order in the COLWYN IN BLOOM - TWO FOR...

PUBLIC NOTICE – Casual Vacancy – Office of Councillor

PUBLIC NOTICE Casual Vacancy - Office of Councillor Llandrillo-yn-Rhos, Dinarth Ward Notice is hereby given that 1 vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the above mentioned Community/Ward. An election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within...

Youth Grants – Applications Invited

The Council has set aside some funding to support local groups/organisations to provide projects, activities or events that specifically benefit young people (up to age 25) in the Bay of Colwyn area.  Please see our Press Release for further information or visit our...

PRESS RELEASE – Events Funding Available 2018-19

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,...

Bay of Colwyn Volunteer of the Year Awards 2017/18

The Bay of Colwyn Town Council is now inviting nominations for its Volunteer of the Year Awards for 2017/18. Town Clerk, Tina Earley, explains: "This will be the seventh year of our Volunteer Awards, which were introduced to recognise the valued contribution of our...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 2017

Notice is hereby given that the audit for the year ended 31 March 2017 was completed on 08 September 2017 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...

Colwyn in Bloom 2017: Art Competition Winners

The winners of the Colwyn in Bloom Art Competition for 2017, are as follows: Martyn Haley Alison Hughes Tony Lewis The theme for the competition this year was: ‘2017 is the Wales Year of Legends; a country with an ancient landscape, with thousands of years of history...

Funding Available for Events

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,...

PRESS RELEASE – Ward Allowances 16/17

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...

Civic Service – 11th September 2016

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,...

Naturally Conwy Food Shop opened by Mayor

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...

Notice of Conclusion of Audit 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...

Mayor at Tan Lan Carnival

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...

Colwyn in Bloom: School Painting Competition 2016

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.  

Colwyn in Bloom: Adult Art Competition Winners 2016

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...

Wales in Bloom 2016

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...

Town Council welcomes Congolese delegation

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...

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

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...

Sir John Henry Morris Jones Trust

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...

Youth Grants

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...

Volunteer Awards 2016

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

Business Improvement District for Colwyn

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 Gan hynny, yr wyf I yn datgan cymeradwwyo'r cynnig I sefydlu Ardal Gwella Busnes ar gyfer Colwyn.

Notice of Poll

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 hereRhoddir rhybudd trwy hyn y cynhelir pol ar gyfer ethol un...

Phones Down – 5.11.2015

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.