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Welcome

 
 

Croeso i Borth ac Ynys-las

Welcome to Borth & Ynyslas

Gwybodaeth i Breswylwyr ac Ymwelwyr
Information for Residents and Visitors 
Contact E-mail: Website Administrator
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What's On? Borth Community Hall

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St.Matthew's Church Christmas Nativity Play

 

 

 

 
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Message from Father Christmas

  
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Ceredigion County Council Press Release

  

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Christmas and New Year Waste Collections

  

 

 

 

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Dyfed-Powys Police & Crime Commissioner

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Get involved! Review of the Community and Town Council Sector/ Mae angen eich help! Adolygiad o'r Sector Cynghorau Cymuned a Thref

Dear all,

The future role of Town and Community Councils is being reviewed.  This will affect us as Borth is a Community Council covering Borth and Ynyslas. More information follows below and it is summed up in the attached poster.

You may wish to send in your views to the review panel.  

Borth Community Council would also be very interested to hear any community views and would also welcome any feedback you may like to share with us.  We would use that information to help us improve what we do and inform any response we may be sending in ourselves. 

We would appreciate any feedback by 1 December 2017.

Many thanks

Jill

Cllr. Jill Hulse, Chair Borth Community Council

 

 

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Knotweed Important Information

Have you got Japanese Knotweed in Borth or Ynyslas? Now is the time to treat it - advice and help for residents below. 

 

Japanese Knotweed, an invasive plant, is steadily increasing in parts of our community.  As it is such a problem plant we have put together a leaflet (photos attached) to explain to residents about the plant and what you could do to eradicate it.

 
The leaflet explains:
What it is and how to identify it
Why it is a problem
The Law relating to controlling and disposing of Japanese knotweed
How to get rid of it if you have it on your property
Plus sources of further information and advice
 
Congratulations to two residents, Olly Walker and John Lineham in passing a professional pesticides course that qualifies them to treat Japenese Knotweed.  In return they have both offered some voluntary hours to treat Japanesse Knotweed in our community through the most effective means - by stem injection.  
 
NOW is an ideal time to tackle Japanese knotweed and we have some volunteer hours available to the community.  Check your gardens.  If you would like some advice about Japanese Knotweed on your property, or may be interested in taking up the offer of assistance with treating it (for a small donation) please get in touch, my contact details are below.  
 
Ceredigion County Council have kindly helped us with this leaflet and its printing.  Some of you may have had a copy posted through your door last week if you are in the locality of known areas of Japanese Knotweed, it doesn't mean to say you have the plant.  If you don't need the leaflet and you received one - please pass it on, also please feel free to share this email and leaflet with anyone you think may find it useful.
 
Many thanks
Cllr. Jill Hulse
Borth Community Council
home 01970 871256
mobile 07740 799643
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Y Borth Community Council: Cyngor Cymuned Y Borth

Photo: Cllr. Jill Hulse (Chair) and Cllr Rona Dalton, Borth Community Council, with the Chief Executive Lyn Cadwalader of One Voice Wales with our award.

Something to celebrate! Our Community Emergency Plan won an award today!

All down to ​you, ​the community, the 53 community wardens, Borth Community Councillors, RNLI, Coastguard, Ceredigion County Council and Natural Resources Wales working together in partnership to develop the plan and use it in an emergency. It has made a real difference in our community and it's great to have won an award that helps share good practice.
Borth Community Council entered the Community Emergency Plan into the One Voice Wales Innovative Practice Annual Award for Best Community Engagement Initiative, we came first in Wales for this category and brought home a glass trophy!
Thank you very much to all involved in the Community Emergency Plan. We'd love to have more Community Wardens- let us know if you'd like to know more.
Cllr. Jill Hulse

'Dog friendly' areas and 'No dogs' parts of the beach in Borth & Ynyslas.

'Dog friendly' areas and 'No dogs' parts of the beach in Borth & Ynyslas.
Just a reminder to all that dogs are not allowed on the beach between the cliffs and the northern point of Borth village from 1st May until 30th September.
Dogs on the beach where we can an order in place could impact on our blue flag status. 
Dogs are very welcome on the beach from the YHA/ Golf course all the way North to Ynyslas and the National Nature Reserve.
Do please pick up dog mess and dispose of it in litter bins.
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Speed Checks

 
Dyfed-Powys Police and Borth Community Council were out again this morning 19th Dec recording vehicle speeds in Borth as part of the Community Speed Watch Scheme. 
 
Vehicles travelling over the speed limit will be recorded and verified immediately and details given to the Police who will act on the information. 
 
We are now ready to set up more volunteers from the community, the more volunteers - the more we can do. Please let us know if you'd like to find out more or to join, or phone Gwenllian Ashley on 01970 872004 who is coordinating. 
 
We will also be expanding the locations we are recording speeds.  Hoping this raises the profile and reminds people to keep speeds down to the speed limit. 
 
Cllr Jill Hulse
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GanBwyll / GoSafe

Dear all, update.

 
Borth Community Council and the Police were out this morning between 8.35 and 9.05 Wed 17th May 2017 and in that half hour logged 6 cars over the limit, the Police take that information away for their records, the Community Council has no further action. Today we also had the Police speeding van person with us to check we were doing it all okay and also to look at another site in Borth, we hope once this new location is improved we will be able to have a third location approved.  He shared some leaflets with us about GoSafe, these are attached here.  Positively lots and lots of people were taking care driving through the village too.  
 
It would be a big help if we had more people willing to help with such speed awareness activity.  If you might be interested, or someone you know might be, do please get in touch.  It does take a while to be authorised so its worth starting the process even if its for a later date.  You would always be one of three people at any time and there is no follow up action needed, we just need someone to hold the speed radar, another person to verify the results immediately and a person to write the details down, its very straight forward.  You wouldn't be obliged to come every time either, the more we have the more of a rotation between people is possible.
Many thanks
Jill
 
Cllr. Jill Hulse
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