Welcome to the web site of St Fagans Community Council.
We hope you find it useful in keeping you informed about what is happening in the community. Ideas and suggestions for improving the site are always welcome - if you have any please contact us.
VACANCY ON COUNCIL
There is currently a vacancy on the Council which will be filled by co-option. If you are interested in applying the deadline is 4th December 2020 and the full notice can be found here.
FORTHCOMING COUNCIL MEETINGS
7th December 2020 - AGENDA
4th January 2021
1st February 2021
1st March 2021
Planning Committee Meeting Minutes and Agendas can be found on the Community Council link above.
Until further notice and in accordance with the Local Authorities (Coronavirus) (Meetings) (Wales) Regulations 2020 these meetings will be taking place remotely using Zoom. If any registered elector wishes to attend the meeting they are required to contact the Clerk at the email address above and he will advise the meeting number and password (this will not be publicized on the website for security reasons). The Clerk will then control entry to the meeting using the waiting room facility.
If you need help in these troubled times or are aware of anyone in the community who is struggling please contact your local Community Council Councillor who will do their best to assist. In particular those who are elderly and possibly vulnerable may need help and not know who to turn to.
Community Councillor contact details can be found on the Community Council tab above.
Cardiff Council are now issuing daily updates - http://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/
Accessibility Statement October 2020
We are currently sourcing a new version of our website which is aimed at delivering a website that is as close as possible to full compliance with the required Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. It is hoped that a suppliers will be decided at the meeting on 2nd November 2020.
Location and History
St Fagans (Welsh: Sain Ffagan) is a small rural village in the west of the City of Cardiff, Capital of Wales. The community area reaches north to the M4, incorporating the residential estate of Parc Rhydlafar, and south of the River Ely, incorporating the residential estate of Westfield Park. On it's eastern edge it borders the suburb of Fairwater and to the west borders the community of St George's and St Bride's in the Vale of Glamorgan.
The Village itself and immediate surrounding area is a designated Conservation Area.
St Fagans lies on the River Ely, and previously had a railway station on the South Wales Main Line. St. Fagans is home to St. Fagans Cricket Club and St Fagans Bowls Club.
It is also home to Wales National History Museum (formerly called the Museum of Welsh Life), St Fagans Castle, St Fagans Old Rectory and St Mary's Church.
In 1648, the Battle of St Fagans took place close by.