Post Tagged with: "council"

by / on July 7, 2017 at 2:27 pm / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl High School given all-clear for cladding

Rhyl High School will reopen on Monday after safety tests on its cladding. The school, which moved into its new £25 million home last year, was closed for two days after Denbighshire County Council found the external cladding sheet was made by the same American firm which provided cladding for the Grenfell Tower in Kensington. The council has now ruled […]

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by / on July 5, 2017 at 4:12 pm / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl High School closed over cladding alert

Rhyl High School is to close for two days after it emerged cladding used to build its new £25 million home was made by the same firm which provided cladding for the Grenfell Tower. An investigation by Denbighshire County Council has found the external cladding sheet was provided by US firm Arconic, which has since stopped sales of Reynobond PE panels. […]

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by / on July 1, 2017 at 11:23 am / in Local News & Archive

Consultation begins for new skatepark location and ideas in Rhyl

A consultation has begun on the future whereabouts of the new Rhyl Skate park after fears of it removal due to the plans for the new water park on Rhyl’s promenade. Back in October 2016 many residents and youths in Rhyl took to Facebook to vent their anger of the possible closure of the popular skate park, now council officials […]

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by / on June 19, 2017 at 10:31 am / in Local News & Archive

Cheshire council to monitor Denbighshire CCTV

CCTV cameras in three Denbighshire towns will be monitored by council staff in Chester. The network covering Rhyl, Prestatyn and Rhuddlan has been run for the past year by a partnership. But Cheshire West and Chester Council will now take over monitoring after the pilot involving police and local councils was declared unsustainable. Feeds from 32 of the 80 cameras […]

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by / on June 17, 2017 at 1:26 pm / in Local News & Archive

Plaid rejects Conwy Council coalition

Plaid Cymru has refused approval for a coalition group to run Conwy County Council. Council leader Gareth Jones formed a new cabinet at Bodlondeb earlier this week, made up of five Plaid councillors, four Conservative members and one independent councillor. But the party’s chairman Alun Ffred Jones said Plaid councillors would form an administration involving the Tories. The decision was […]

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by / on June 17, 2017 at 12:40 pm / in Local News & Archive

Swimming ban lifted after Afon Bach slurry leak

Up to a thousand fish are believed to have died after slurry leaked from a lagoon near the River Clwyd. The leak was discovered at a farm in the Afon Bach in Tremeirchion on Friday. Restrictions on swimming at two beaches in Rhyl have now been lifted following water tests by Natural Resources Wales. Denbighshire County Council had put signs […]

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by / on June 16, 2017 at 5:17 pm / in Local News & Archive

Foryd Bridge temporary closure on Sunday morning

Motorists are being informed that the A548 Foryd Bridge, Rhyl will be closed on Sunday 18th June between midnight and 5am (between the last and the first buses of the day), to allow a detailed inspection / survey of the bridge’s beams to take place. Denbighshire County Council’s engineers will use the road closure period to inspect the rest of […]

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by / on June 15, 2017 at 10:41 am / in Local News & Archive

Denbigh set to host 2020 Urdd Eisteddfod

A public meeting has unanimously backed plans to host the 2020 Urdd National Eisteddfod in Denbigh. Around 200 people attended a town hall meeting on Wednesday night after Urdd Gobaith Cymru announced it wanted to bring Europe’s biggest youth festival back to Denbighshire for the first time since Ruthin 2006. A formal invitation will now be made for the Urdd […]

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by / on June 14, 2017 at 10:31 am / in Local News & Archive

Conwy Council coalition awaits Plaid decision

Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says her party has yet to approve a coalition group formed to run Conwy County Council. Five Plaid councillors have joined forces with four Conservative members and one independent councillor (Anne McCafferey) in the new look Cabinet at Bodlondeb. The Labour group decided not to join the group. Plaid Craig-y-Don councillor Gareth Jones was elected […]

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by / on June 14, 2017 at 9:29 am / in Local News & Archive

Urdd 2020: plans to bring Eisteddfod to Denbighshire

Plans to host the 2020 Urdd National Eisteddfod in Denbighshire will be discussed at a public meeting tonight. Urdd chief executive Sioned Hughes says the organisation’s council and the guild of volunteers have already expressed support for bringing Europe’s biggest youth festival to the county, for the first time since 2006, when it was held at Ysgol Brynhyfryd in Ruthin. […]

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