Round 1: Oct - Dec 2019

Community groups benefit from the first round of wind farm funding


The Brenig Wind Ltd panel are pleased to announce that the following 14 groups have been offered, and accepted the Brenig Wind Ltd Community Benefit Fund Grant (round 1: October – December 2019):

Applicant: Cyfeillion Ysgol Carreg Emlyn, Clocaenog (afterschool club)

Description:  15 Ipads for after school club and community groups in the area

Grant Amount: £3,780.00

Applicant: Clwb Beicio Hiraethog

Description: Electric bike purchase for community health / cycling group

Grant Amount: £6,897.00

Applicant: Nantglyn Community Council

Description: Contribution towards a feasibility study for the construction of a new village hall

Grant Amount: £3,000.00

Applicant: Neuadd Goffa Bylchau (Bylchau Memorial Hall)

Description: Refurbishing floor / toilets in Community Village Hall

Grant Amount: £8,524.60

Applicant: Llyn Brenig Sailing Club

Description: Contribution towards a feasibility study for the construction of new facilities for the community club

Grant Amount: £3,800.00

Applicant: Ysgol Pant Pastynog Community Participation project

Description: To re-ignite children, young people and adults in nature and its local area whilst learning new and useful skills – equipment purchase

Grant Amount: £7,242.00

Applicant: Age Connects

Description: Training and equipment for foot care practitioners, targeting the elderly and socially isolated

Grant Amount: £4,736.00

Applicant: Cymdeithas Chwaraeon Bro Aled (Bro Aled Community Sports Club)

Description: Mower for sports field

Grant Amount: £9,595.00

Applicant: Hiraethog Rural Shows

Description: Funds to develop a toolkit for rural shows in the Brenig area

Grant Amount: £2,750.00

Applicant: Llanrhaeadr Sheepdog & Show Society

Description: Equipment purchase for annual show (chairs and tables)

Grant Amount:   £2,933.00

Applicant: Merched y Wawr Nantglyn

Description: History visit to archives

Grant Amount: £500.00

Applicant: Clwb Ysgol Betws G G (After School Club and Playgroup)

Description: Storage shed

Grant Amount: £1,000.00

Applicant: Rhewl Bowling Club Association

Description: Mat storage equipment

Grant Amount: £1,301.42

Applicant: Nantglyn Rural Activities Group

Description: Local Drama Group – equipment purchase

Grant Amount: £1,250.00

additional support

Additional support for communities to develop and implement projects is available from Local Authority Officers. Please contact:

Fran Rhodes: Community Development Officer, Denbighshire County Council

t: 01824 712968


Ela Williams: Community, Culture & Heritage Officer, Conwy County Borough Council

t: 01492 576674


Application forms and guidance notes for the Brenig Community Benefit Fund 

Please follow the links to the following documents:

Grant Guidance

Application form for projects LESS than £10,000

Application form for projects OVER £10,000

Area of Benefit Map