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2016 News

Election of County Councillor


Result of Uncontested Election


Notice of Election

Notice of Election

Notice of Appointment of Date for the Exercise of Elector's Rights


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Daffodil Planting

Photo - Children from Llangunnor School
Photo courtesy: Llangunnor School

Community Litter Pick

The unseasonal wet weather effected turnout but once the safety talk had been carried out the small group began. Heading toward Rhoslas and using the public footpaths to head towards the park. With the continuing heavy rain it was decided that the litter pick should be abandoned after an hour and a half and with four bags of litter collected from the area.

Councillor Whatley who had organised the litter pick for the Community Council commented that “he was disappointed with the turn out but due to the weather it was to be expected, however four bags worth of litter have been collected and he wanted to thank those who had taken part and hoped that further community litter picks would take place in the future”

The Community Council would also like to thank Carmarthenshire County Council refuse department for providing the equipment.

Community Litter Pick
Photo - volunteer Lis Duffy with collected litter
Photo courtesy: Lee Whatley

NOTICE OF CO-OPTION - Section 116 Local Government (Wales) Measure 2011

How about becoming a Community Councillor and making a difference to your local community?

One vacancy for a Councillor exists on Llangunnor Community Council (East Ward) and this is your chance to be co-opted as a Member. It's a great opportunity for you to make a difference to the local area by contributing towards improving the quality of life in the community and positively influencing the delivery of public services that meet local needs.

If you are interested please send a letter giving a summary of your background, and details of how you can contribute to the Parish of Llangunnor and its residents by being a member of the Community Council - closing date Thursday 1st September 2016.

Please send letter to Clive Thomas (Clerk), Llangunnor Community Council, 59 Nantyrarian, Carmarthen, SA31 3JQ or clerc@llangynnwr-cc.org.uk (NOTICE)

Llangunnor Resident Jets Off To Olympic Games

Millie CurtisLlangunnor resident Millie Curtis has won a trip of a lifetime to be in the Opening Ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Millie, aged 8, was picked for her impression of British Olympian Jessica Ennis-Hill’s winning photo finish from the 2012 London Olympic Games in a competition run by McDonald’s UK.

Llangunnor Community Council wish to congratulate Millie on her achievement and hope she enjoys what will be a very exciting few days for her.

Photo courtesy: Robin Griffiths
LLANGUNNOR COMMUNITY COUNCIL - Vacancy (* Deadline Passed)

NOTICE is hereby given pursuant to Section 87 of the Local Government Act 1972 that a vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for the East Ward of Llangunnor Community Council.

An election will be held to fill the said vacancy if within fourteen days from the date hereof notice in writing of a request for such an election is given by ten electors for the electoral area of the said Community Council to the Chief Executive, Carmarthenshire County Council, Block 4, Parc Myrddin, Richmond Terrace, Carmarthen, as the Proper Officer of the County Council.

If no election is requested as aforesaid, the vacancy will be filled by the Community Council pursuant to the provisions of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules, 2006.

A request for an election signed by ten electors must be delivered to Block 4, Parc Myrddin, Richmond Terrace, Carmarthen SA31 1HQ on any day after the date of this Notice, but not later than 8th July, 2016. If an election is requested, the election will be held within sixty days of the date of this Notice.
DATED the 20th June, 2016

Community Awards

Community Awards were presented at the Annual General Meeting of Llangunnor Community Council to Canon Aled Griffths for his service to Llangunnor Church, Rev Mike Shephard for his service to Babell Chapel and Mrs Beryl Richards for her services to the School. 


Community Awards were presented at the Annual General Meeting of Llangunnor Community Council to Canon Aled Griffths for his service to Llangunnor Church, Rev Mike Shephard for his service to Babell Chapel and Mrs Beryl Richards for her services to the School. Outgoing Chair, Cllr Glenda Lloyd thanked them for their years of service not only to their parishioners and children of the school but also to the wider community of Llangunnor.

New Chair of Llangunnor Community Council Cllr Dave Watson.