Gwernyfed Community Council
Serving the communities of Three Cocks, Felindre and Glasbury (South Bank) in the Brecknock district of Powys

Posts by Jackie Hattingh

The Future of Hay Library

The Future of Hay Library

January 2019 Dear Gwernyfed Community Council You are probably aware that Powys County Council is proposing to cut the funding for staff at 11 of the 18 libraries in the county. This includes cutting the Librarian at Hay Library. Although we have a number of great volunteers at Hay Library, we will not be able […]

Night Lighting Survey

Night Lighting Survey

Powys Council’s street lighting policy, especially the installation of new LED roadside lights, is causing concern to many people, and may even threaten Brecon Beacons status as a Dark Skies Reserve. Read more here   Let us know what you think in our short survey: Night Lighting Survey    

Revised Glasbury School site developm...

Revised Glasbury School site development proposal

Latest News Powys has received amended plans from the developer in relation to the Tramroad Cottage application. The amendments remove the ‘upper’ section of the scheme and reduces the development to five dwellings. The new plans will be uploaded to Powys website in due course.   Notes to date: In July 2017 the developer made […]

Tidy Wales

Keep Wales Tidy has been working in partnership with Local Authorities across Wales for many years

Community Speed Watch

Community Speed Watch

Are you concerned about vehicles speeding through your area?

Invasive Weeds

Invasive Weeds

Do you have these plants in your garden? Can you see them on the verges or in hedges near where you live?

Rubbish & Recycling Collections ...

Are you unsure how to sort your recycling from your residual waste?

Superfast Broadband

Superfast Broadband

Broadband Superfast Broadband has finally been launched in our area, and with much fanfare.


Powys Council wants your views on the future of Hay Library

Come to the drop in session at Hay Library on Mon 4th February from 10am to 12 noon.
For more details - click here


Gwernyfed Community Council has a vacancy for a Community Councillor
Are you looking for a new Challenge?
Do you want to make a positive difference?
Would you like to influence decisions that affect your community?

For more details - click here


Powys Garden Waste Consultation
Powys County Council is planning to launch a new green garden waste collection service in 2019 and wants your views.

For more details - click here


BBNP Consultation
The Brecon Beacons National Park Authority has published its Draft Rights of Way Improvement Plan. It is consulting on the proposals until 17th March 2019. For more information - click here

Unwelcome Visitors?
See the latest Welsh Government advice regarding harmful weeds and invasive non-native species.
For more details - click here


Starry Starry Night - Do you love our new super-bright LED road lights, or do you think they're a bit too much? Take our survey and let us know - Take Survey


We love this - a booky bus shelter created by the residents of Felindre

more photos of your great ideas wanted please!


National Plant Monitoring Scheme
To take a look at the National Plant Monitoring Scheme - click here