Village hall just now even greener with £29K from rural regeneration agency

A Vale of Clwyd village hall has moved closer to achieving a net zero target – making it one of the most carbon neutral public buildings in Wales. Llanbedr DC’s First World War village hall has just had its latest renewable energy refit thanks to almost £29,000 from rural regeneration agency Cadwyn Clwyd’s Green Communities… Read More…

Cadwyn Clwyd, WRN Pop-Up 2022

LEADER Funding Available

Community and business groups in rural Denbighshire, Flintshire or Wrexham can express an interest for financial support towards Feasibility Studies, Pilot Projects, or Training / Mentoring projects.  Projects need to fit within one of the five LEADER themes: Adding value to local identity and natural and cultural resources Facilitating pre-commercial development, business partnerships and short supply chains      Exploring new… Read More…


Sustainable Community Facilities

Cadwyn Clwyd (Rural Development Agency) has teamed up with energy experts DEG (Datblygiadau Egni Gwledig) to offer 12 free energy audits to organisations in Denbighshire that manage community buildings. The current climate emergency and cost of living crisis present great challenges to community groups running essential community buildings, such as village and town halls, sports… Read More…


Boost for Community Groups Driving Economic Recovery

A £500,000 vision to transform facilities at a much-loved park has received a boost from a scheme driving post-pandemic economic recovery in Denbighshire. The Enhance Llangollen Riverside Project is one of 14 initiatives to secure funding from Community Innovation Denbighshire via the UK Community Renewal Fund, matched by Clocaenog Forest Windfarm Fund and led by… Read More…


North Wales community gardening projects benefit from funding

Community-led projects across the rural areas of Wrexham, Flintshire, Denbighshire and Conwy are benefitting from a new £1.3 million fund. The Fund provides money to kick-start sustainable across the region and is being administered by rural development agency Cadwyn Clwyd. It is funded by the Welsh Government Rural Communities Rural Development Programme paid for by the European… Read More…


New Funding Announced in Denbighshire

INNOVATORS and entrepreneurs with sustainable project ideas are being urged to apply for grants that will drive post-Covid economic recovery in Denbighshire. Led by Cadwyn Clwyd and Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council (DVSC), the £600,000 Community Innovation Denbighshire project will focus on encouraging micro firms, community groups and social enterprises in rural and urban areas to… Read More…


Cadwyn Clwyd Director Vacancy from Rural Flintshire

Cadwyn Clwyd is looking for a new Director from rural   Flintshire to sit on its existing Board. The role requires the attendance at quarterly meetings overseeing the running of the company and its management of contracts and projects. Cadwyn Clwyd Cyfyngedig is a Rural Development Agency that provides guidance and support to develop and diversify… Read More…


Smarter Energy


We’re recruiting

We have an exciting opportunity to support the delivery of the Community Innovation Denbighshire project, which is funded by the UK Government through the UK Community Renewal Fund. The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22. This aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and… Read More…


Rural areas urged to cash in on £120K from latest Brenig windfarm windfall

A windfarm windfall of £120,000 is on offer to good causes across rural Denbighshire and Conwy in the latest round of funding available from a £4 million community fund. To date the Brenig Wind Limited Community Benefit Fund has handed out over £350,000 to community groups, clubs and societies since it launched two years ago.… Read More…