Community Council vacancies
You have until 30 June to think about offering your services as a Community Councillor!
Radyr & Morganstown Community Council did not fill all its vacancies at the recent elections, and there are five places to be filled. For more information about the Council’s responsibilities and activities, and the eligibility criteria for becoming a Councillor, there is a formal notice here about how to apply. The link within this site to see more about the existing Councillors and the work of the Council is here.
Incident on Taff Trail
Wales online reports that a female jogger was recently accosted on the Taff trail near Radyr by a partly masked individual. More detail here
HGVs in Heol Isaf
CEMEX has provided R&MCC with an email address which residents may use to report any infringements by their drivers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to report the registration number of any CEMEX Heavy Goods Vehicle which is driven through Radyr.
Waste & Recycling Collection
Monday 19th June: Green bins
Monday 26th June: Black bins
Food waste caddies and green recycling sacks are collected every week. From November to March, green bins will be collected monthly. For more information about household recycling and waste, click here.
Annual Audit, R&MCC
During the period 5-30 June, anyone wishing to inspect the Community Council’s Annual Return and other documents relating to the audit, may do so on application to the Clerk. Full details here.
A new fund for Youth Work in Radyr & Morganstown
Radyr and Morganstown Community Council has launched a new Youth Fund. The fund is offering grants of up to £1,000, during 2017/18, for organisations working with children and young people in Radyr and Morganstown. The Council hopes that organisations working with children and young people will find the fund of some assistance as they continue to develop their services and activities for children and young people. The fund is operated on a first come, first served basis, so early applications are encouraged.
Should you require any further guidance with regard to the new Youth Fund please contact the Council’s Clerk on 029 2084 2213 or email@example.com“.
Meals on Wheels (Pryd ar Glud) are returning!
Meals on Wheels delivers hot, nutritious meals to customers across the city and people can now self-refer to the service or can be referred by family, friends, neighbours, or health or social care professionals.
Customers that meet one of the following criteria can now receive the service:
- Having difficulty preparing a meal safely
- Liable to self-neglect or would eat an inappropriate diet without the service
- Unable to shop for food
- Have a mental or physical disability
- Needing support due to recovery from hospitalisation or illness; carer illness or holiday, or bereavement.
For details contact 029 2053 7080 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Integrated Transport Map consultation
Notes of a wide-ranging and detailed meeting which was held in the Old Church Rooms on 26 January are now available here.
The Alzheimer’s Society is looking for volunteers for their service called ‘Side by Side’ which helps people with dementia get out and about in their community. They particularly want volunteers in the R&M area. If you can help, please review the details here, and contact Charlotte Powell on 02920 434 977 or email@example.com for more details.
A mobile bank is available every Thursday morning between 9.30am and 10.15pm at the Methodist Church car park
‘Child Rescue Alert’ – a community initiative
This partnership between police, the media and the public is to assist in locating children under the age of 18 who may be in imminent danger of serious harm. Whenever the public may be able to help the police there is an Alert sent via email, text or social media to all those individuals and businesses that are signed up to the scheme. To learn more about this national initiative which operates at community level, and to sign up to receive alerts, go to https://www.childrescuealert.org.uk/
AgeConnects are looking for volunteers to visit isolated elderly residents of R&M and Danescourt. See here for details.
Neighbourhood Watch and PACT
March 2017 PACT notes on the PACT page.
New ‘Neighbourhood Watch’ door signs are now available. More information here.
Hundreds more local photos - in our GALLERY
Footpaths and roads in the local area map
New to area?
Useful information for new residents
News magazine delivered free 6 times a year to every home in R&M
Cllr Rod McKerlich’s home page.
Book a Room
Click here to book one of the rooms or community halls available in Radyr or Morganstown.
Local forecast from the BBC.