School’s Out! Coity Higher Summer Activity Scheme

By // July 21st, 2019

This year again the Community Council has put funding into this scheme so that it is free to children from the wards of Pendre, Litchard and Coity.   The scheme will take place at Coety Primary School from 29th July to 23rd August from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm each day and is for children aged […]

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Pendre Fields Play Area Refurbishment

By // July 21st, 2019

The Community Council are in the process of taking over the play area at Great Western Avenue from BCBC under a Community Asset Transfer.   In the last few months the Community Council has obtained match funding via BCBC’s Town and Community Council Fund to refurbish the play area and this work is now underway.   The […]

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Coity Higher CC Two School Community Awards

By // July 21st, 2019

The Community Council were delighted to be able to offer both Litchard and Coety Primary Schools £50 of book tokens and a small trophy to award to the child in each school whom the school thought had helped their community in the last year.   Our Chair, Councillor Martin Williams, attended the leavers’ assembly in both […]

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Statement Regarding Safer Routes To Schools Scheme

By // July 6th, 2019

Following a recent meeting with Bridgend County Borough Council Officers to discuss the details of the successful bid for Welsh Government funding for Coity Higher’s Safer Routes to Schools submission, we were disappointed to learn that it appears that only two small elements of the scheme were submitted for funding. During an Extraordinary Meeting of […]

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New Dog Waste Bag Dispenser Coity

By // June 20th, 2019

A dog waste bag dispenser has been installed in Coity next to the bin near the Coity Castle play area.  Please use the bags to clean up after your dogs and help keep Coity village clean.

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Town and Community Council Fund – Grant Success

By // April 25th, 2019

The Community Council recently applied for match funding from BCBC’s Town and Community Council Fund to refurbish the play areas at Great Western Avenue and Coity Castle. We’re pleased to let you know that both applications were successful and we hope the refurbishments will take place in the next few months.

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Forces Fitness Event – 11th May 2019

By // April 25th, 2019

On 11th May Forces Fitness are organising a Military Challenge at Coity Castle and using Cae’r Eglwys, the Coety Community Council playing field behind the Church, for some of its activities.  Some of the proceeds from the event will be given to the Community Council and will be reinvested back into the community via our […]

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Great News – Success at the One Voice Wales Innovative Practice Awards 2019!

By // April 25th, 2019

Great news! Coity Higher Community Council entered their Community Access Plan and Active Travel Plan into two categories in the One Voice Wales Innovative Practice Awards 2019 and won awards in both classes; a Commendation in the Community Engagement category and a Highly Commended in the Caerwyn Roberts Best Local Council Service category. Chair, Councillor […]

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Congratulations to our Junior Community Award 2018 Winner

By // March 22nd, 2019

Congratulations to Megan Casson, winner of our Junior Annual Community Award for 2018. Megan was nominated in recognition of her fund raising work within the community and for her volunteering work at the many events organised in Coity Village. On 14th March Megan was invited to the Community Council meeting where she was presented with […]

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Congratulations to our Community Council Award Winner 2018

By // March 22nd, 2019

Congratulations to Mr Bill Daniel, winner of our Annual Community Award for 2018. Since moving to Parc Derwen Bill has not only set up the Keep Coity Tidy group and spent hours clearing up rubbish, he also drove stranded health workers to work during the snow last year and often bakes Welsh cakes and sells […]

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