Thanks to Wrexham.com for Election Coverage
Following the recent elections the Acting Returning Officer for Wrexham and South Clwyd, Dr Helen Paterson, met with Rob Taylor and Darryl Robertson from Wrexham.com to pass on her thanks to them for their excellent election coverage, both before during and after the elections.
May Calendar Competition Winner Revealed
The winner of the calendar photograph for the month of May is Geraint Roberts who has made it third time lucky! Geraint’s tranquil and beautiful photograph of Trevor Wharf in the early evening shows everything that’s beautiful about the month of May - including the blossoms on the trees.
History fans invited to learn more about The Wrexham Story at annual heritage festival
Residents and visitors alike are invited to a day celebrating Wrexham’s heritage as the annual Local History Fair takes place.
More homes to get “Wheelie Box” units after council receives Welsh Government funding
Members of the public and tradespeople are invited to an open event which will provide information and updates on a major development in Wrexham town centre – as well as the chance to have their say on the name of the new facility.
Find out more about the £4.5m investment in Wrexham’s new arts, market and cultural space.
More homes in Wrexham will benefit from new Wheelie Box waste collection units, after Wrexham Council achieved its highest ever recycling figure.
Armed Forces Day Flag 2017
The Armed Forces Flag will be raised above the Guildhall in Wrexham on 20 June.
Author kicks off literary career with help of writer-led class at Wrexham Library
A first-time local author has praised a writing course which helped him write his first book – detailing the history and importance of the River Alyn.
Lost Sons of Penycae
Barry Jones, local author now living in Kent, has launched his latest book "The Lost Sons of Penycae" which gives a fascinating insight into the war time history and stories of the brave men from this local village in Wrexham.
OW People's Market Visit
Works to transform the former People's Market into a regional arts and market facility are progressing well and positive benefits for the town centre are already being seen.
Cladding on Council Homes
In light of the recent tragic events at Grenfell Tower in London, Wrexham County Borough Council has received a number of enquiries regarding the installation of External Wall Insulation (EWI) to properties across the County Borough.
Arrangements in place as Olly Murs takes to Racecourse
Thousands of visitors are expected in Wrexham next weekend, as famed pop star Olly Murs comes to the Racecourse on Saturday, June 24 as part of his UK-wide summer tour.
"Good to get back into the swing of things"
Wrexham Council's new Executive Board will meet for the first time on Tuesday (20 June) with its members keen to get back into the swing of things.
Wrexham Council are on course to achieve the new standard for social housing in Wales according to latest figures released.
A report was presented to the Council’s Homes & Environment Scrutiny Committee on Wednesday to update Members on the progress of the housing modernisation work currently being carried out across the County Borough.
Superheroes Appeal – Year of Legends exhibition at Wrexham Museum
Staff at Wrexham County Borough Museum & Archives are organizing a special exhibition to mark the Year of Legends and need your help.
Council continues to improve and meet obligations, according to independent auditor
Wrexham Council is meeting its targets and continuing to improve, and has a 'clear vision and strategy' for the future.
Annual Service of Remembrance
The Pentrebychan Crematorium 'Annual Service of Remembrance', will this year be held in the Crematorium Chapel on Sunday 23 July 2016, at 2.00 pm.
Playday Back for 2017
Wrexham will once again be celebrating National Playday with an event held in Wrexham town centre, on Wednesday 2nd August from 12pm to 4pm on Queen Square and Llwyn Isaf.
Name Change for New Arts Facility
What to call Wrexham's new OW People's Market arts development was the subject of a workshop held recently at Wrexham County Borough Museum.
Plaudits paid to primary school in “positive” inspectors report
A Wrexham primary school has come in for praise in a report compiled by official inspectors.
Works Continue at Ysgol Bryn Alyn
Works to improve Ysgol Bryn Alyn are progressing well with 5 new classrooms, a new home economics block, new administration block and other improvements on target for completion in the Autumn.
Works progressing well at OW/People's Market
Works continue at a pace at the new £4.5 million OW/People's Market in Wrexham town centre
News of developer’s interest in former multi-store site welcomed by Council
News that a shopping complex formerly occupied by a number of major high-street chains has attracted the interest of a developer has been welcomed by a senior councillor.
Just a few days left to see exhibition into Wales’ footballing history at Wrexham Museum
Football fans have just a few days left to see pieces of Welsh footballing history as a long-running exhibition comes to a close.
Could you be a Prison Officer? HMP Berwyn appeals for new staff
A North Wales prison is opening applications for a new crop of Prison Officers, and is inviting submissions from members of the public who think they may have what it takes to work in the role.
e-Cig retailers warned of bogus callers posing as Trading Standards in the wake of law change
Sellers and retailers of e-cigarettes and e-liquids are warned to be wary of callers pretending to be from Wrexham Council’s Trading Standards team.
WFIS Half Term Events Now Available
Wrexham's Family Information Service (WFIS) has released their Half Term Activities ahead of the Half Term period. The free pack features a comprehensive guide of children's activities taking place across the county borough.
Leader outlines Executive Board for next five years
The Leader of Wrexham Council has announced the full list of members for the Council’s new Executive Board.
The Wrexham We Want: What do YOU want to see in Wrexham?
The people of Wrexham are invited to put forward their views on a far-ranging plan which will shape public services in the area far into the future.
Disruption to residents “unlikely” with traffic arrangements in place for UB40 gig
Hundreds of fans will come to watch UB40 in Wrexham later this month, with the famed reggae and pop band playing at the Racecourse Stadium on Friday, May 26.
Stay Well Through Dewis Website
Looking for advice on staying well ? Then look no further than the Dewis Cymru website.
Sports groups can bid for cash as next round of Community Chest bidding starts
Community sporting initiatives across Wrexham are urged to take advantage of a fund which could help them in their roles before the closing date for applications.
Reputable businesses advised to sign up to Buy With Confidence scheme
Are you a business owner who has put the groundwork into running a trustworthy and reputable business? Are you proud of your business and want to apply to advertise yourselves as approved by Trading Standards?
Councillors to put forward new coalition for Wrexham
Proposals for a new administration which will lead Wrexham for the next five years will be put before members at the first meeting of the new Council.
OW People’s Market: Update on Works
Wynne Construction has been moving on with the exciting programme of works for the new OW People’s Market development.
Take a Shot and Be a Winner?
Amateur photographers are encouraged to send their favourite shots taken around the county borough to the Wonders of Wrexham 2018 Calendar Competition.
Top Spot for Debbie
The April winner of the Wonders of Wrexham 2018 Calendar photography competition has been announced and this month the top spot goes to amateur photographer Debbie Eccles for her beautiful photograph of Acton Park Lake.
New Website for Young People
There's a brand new interactive website waiting for young people in Wrexham to login onto at www.youngwrexham.co.uk. Once at the site young people will be able to access a range of information and different topics that are of interest now or in the future.
Budding bargain hunters invited to country park car boot sale
A car boot sale will take place at Ty Mawr Country park from 11am until 4pm on Saturday, May 6.