The Community Council is made up of members of the community of Ynysybwl & Coed-y-Cwm.
The Councillors are elected by the public to serve a term of mostly four years. They give up their time on a voluntary basis and are not paid for the work they do, nor do they receive expenses.
The Community Council does have the following paid employee, Jeanette Wattley who is Clerk of the Community Council.
Meetings are usually held on the first Monday of each month at the Ynysybwl Regeneration Partnership Offices, 20, Windsor Place, Ynysybwl at 6.45 p.m.  The Notice of the Monthly meetings are placed on the notice board in the village and in Coed-y-Cwm and also on the website.

Agenda for the Feb meeting >> Click here


There are 12 Community Councillors and they are listed on the web site. The Community Council is a non-political Council.
Elections are mostly held every four years and all residents can apply. Where there are Casual Vacancies these will be advertised in the Notice Boards and on the Website.


  • Funded the project & volunteers for Friends of Butchers Pool in 2014

  • £2000 grant to Gwl Bwl Festival 2014.

  • The Refurbishment of the Wall Memorial in Ynysybwl.

  • The Provision of Bus Shelters at Buarth-y-Capel and the Old Village.

  • Notice Boards 

  • Wayside seats

  • Contribution to Remembrance Service

  • Christmas Lighting throughout the village

  • Flower Baskets throughout the village and Planter in Coed-y-Cwm

  • Senior Citizen’s Christmas Dinner

  • S137 grants to voluntary organisations Download an application form here