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…


Rural communities to share in £1.3 million fund for green projects

TOWNS and villages across North East Wales are being challenged to come up with innovative green projects to earn a slice of a £1.3 million fund aimed at boosting the local environment. The Green Communities Fund aims to provide money to kick-start sustainable community-led projects and is being launched this month across the rural areas… Read More…


Football club floodlights shine a path for windfarm community funding

An ambitious football club has kicked off an appeal to community groups to apply for funding with a total of £60,000 available. Ruthin Town are preparing for the new season after completing a major upgrade of their facilities including an impressive new floodlighting system. The new lights are ready for switch-on with 12 new pylons… Read More…


Brenig Wind Ltd seek volunteer panel member

Cadwyn Clwyd are seeking a community-minded individual to join Brenig Wind Limited Grant Panel who will be responsible for assessing grant applications. Brenig Wind Limited is located in the Community Council area of Nantglyn and the electoral ward of Llanrhaeadr yng Nghinmeirch within Denbighshire County Council. The developers, Brenig Wind Limited have installed 16 turbines… Read More…