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 - please check out our Summer 2021 newsletter. Ideas and suggestions for improving the site are always welcome - if you have any please contact us.
FORTHCOMING COUNCIL MEETINGS
Full Council: 7 pm, Monday, 4th October 2021
Planning Committee - 6.30 pm, Monday 4th October 2021
Agendas and Draft Minutes will now be available for scrutiny on the meetings link under the Community Council tab above.
Planning Committee Meeting Minutes can be found on the Community Council link above.
Until further notice and in accordance with the Local Government and Elections (Wales) Act 2021 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.
Notice of Appointment of the date for the exercise of electors'r rights
St Fagans Community Council
Financial Year ending 31 March 2021
1. Date of announcement 15th July 2021
2. Each year the annual accounts are audited by the Auditor General for Wales. Prior to this date, any interested person has the opportunity to inspect and make copies of the accounts and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers and receipts etc relating to them for 20 working days on reasonable notice. For the year ended 31 March 2021, these documents will be available on reasonable notice on application to:
Mr A Gowman,
Clerk to St Fagans Community Council
Plas Celyn House
St Brides Super Ely
between the hours of 09.00 and 17.00 on Monday to Friday
commencing on 20 August 2021
and ending on 17 September 2021
3. From 20
September 2021, until the audit has been completed, Local Government Electors
and their representatives also have:
· the right to question the Auditor General about the accounts.
· the right to attend before the Auditor General and make objections to the accounts or any item in them. Written notice of an objection must first be given to the Auditor General. A copy of the written notice must also be given to the council.
The Auditor General can be contacted via: Community Council Audits, Audit Wales, 24 Cathedral Road Cardiff CF11 9LJ.
4. The audit is being conducted under the provisions of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004, the Accounts and Audit (Wales) Regulations 2014 and the Auditor General for Wales’ Code of Audit Practice.
Accessibility Statement October 2020
We are currently working in 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. The new site is being written by Eyelid Productions Ltd and photographs for the site and newsletters being supplied by www.camera-cymru.com.
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.