Funding Awards

  • Clocaenog Forest Wind Farm Business Fund

    Busnes / Business

    Prosiect / Project

    Disgrifiad bras / Brief description

    Dyddiad / Date

    Swm y cyllid / Amount funded

    Ty Eising

    Bespoke catering equipment

    Ty Eising were successful in gaining a grant towards the purchase of bespoke catering equipment for the business which will enable them to produce more orders, work more efficiently and also be able to offer more elaborate designs that will keep pace with the latest trends

    Oct - 21

    £3,251.80

    Derwydd Cyf

    Develop Viewing Area on the Egg Farm

    Derwydd Cyf were successful in gaining 50% of their project costs towards creating the viewing area, providing digital and educational screens so that visitors can see the process of egg production and how the farmers produce our food and how they work. This facility would be free of charge to all visitors.

     Oct - 21

    £33,269.00

    A D Welding

    Machinery and equipment for the welding business

    A D Welding was successful in securing £9,609.75 in order to purchase machinery and equipment necessary for this start up business to commence providing an invaluable service to other rural businesses, hoping in 3 years to be able to employ a member of staff to help him.

     Oct - 21

    £9,609.75

    Dovecote Brewery

    Canning machine for Brewery business

    Dovecote Brewery was successful in securing a grant for investment in a canning machine. They needed this because they had to throw lots of barrels of beer during the lockdown. The new canning machine will open up the market for them to sell their artisan beers.

     Oct - 21

    £8,995.00

    Llaethdy Llwyn Banc

    Vending Machine

    Llwyn Banc Dairy was successful in securing funding to purchase a vending machine to sell milk and milkshakes which will be set up in a building on the farm using milk produced by them at Llwyn Banc Dairy.

     Oct - 21

    £10,000.00

    Briwsion Brys

    Catering equipment

    Briwsion Brys were awarded a grant to purchase commercial catering equipment for a new business establishing in Pentrefoelas. This will provide a full time job for the candidate.

     Oct - 21

    £3,135.00

    Snowdonia Goat Company

    Transportable commercial cold storage and Generator

    Snowdonia Goat Company secured grant aid for the purchase of a commercial portable cooling box for their business. This will allow them to deliver their milk, cheese and goat meat to shops and outlets. In addition, at the request of the dairy inspector, they received funding to purchase a generator, which will be essential in the event of a power cut.

     Oct - 21

    £8,057.25

    Angel Feathers Ltd

    Still for Gin production and bottle washer

    Angel Feathers was successful in securing a grant for the purchase of Still to distil Moel Famau Gin adding to their current range of drinks. They also needed a bottle washer for the production. They will also work with St Kentigern Hospice to create a Gin to support the Hospice

     Oct - 21

    £5,245.00

    Wernog Wood

    Classic Wide Wood-Mizer Sawmill

    The money received by Wernog Wood will go towards the purchase of Classic Wide Wood-Mizer Sawmill. They run courses on site and the new equipment will allow them to use the trees on their land for this, turning the trees into chairs, knives, forks and other items.

    Oct - 21

    £9,326.00

    I & C Williams

    Glampin Pods and Woodland Management

    I & C Williams were successful in being awarded 50% of the project cost for a farm diversification and setting up a new business by installing Glamping Pods which will offer self-contained units and benefit from private floating deck areas and also managing the woodland on the farm.

     Oct - 21

    £15,843.77

    Coffi Eryri

    New Roaster

    Coffi Eryri was successful in being awarded a grant to acquire a new roaster for the business. This will enable the business to expand significantly and create new jobs.

     Oct - 21

    £20,507.20

    Gwinllan y Dyffryn / Vale Vineyard

    Improving facilities for visitors to the vineyard

    Vale Vineyard was successful in its bid for upgrading visitor facilities to the vineyard, to enhance the visitor experience and enable it to host 'Taste tasing'. There will also be opportunities to volunteer to collect the grapes.

     Oct - 21

    £15,482.10

    Serekinti Ltd

    Develop a café and Community Area within the building

    Serekinti received 50% of the sum for the project of renovating and developing a Community Café and Community Area within a historic building in Denbigh. This will lead to the creation of several new jobs.

     Oct - 21

    £35,000.00

    G Jones Fabrications

    Equipment for a new start-up

    New business Start-up – Purchase essential Steel welding fabrication equipment.

    Oct - 22

    £8,549.28
    Graig Morgan Cyf

    Electricity supply to Wern Ddu Quarry

    The funding will be used towards the cost of installation and supply of electricity to the business at Wern Ddu Quarry. They wish to promote and encourage the use of electric motorbikes at the venue due to their benefits to the environment and reduced noise levels. It will also benefit the camping site and building itself.

    Oct -  22

    £24,220.65
    Llanbenwch Cyf

    New Shop and Local Produce Café at Llanbenwch

    Following an incredible response to the cafe and temporary shop with this funding they will build a new shed in order to have a reception, shop and cafe under one roof.

    Oct - 22

    £70,000.00
    Y Llew Gwyn New Kitchen and renovation of dining rooms Members of the community started a campaign to raise funds in 2021 and it was incredibly successful, and resulted in over 60 shareholders, raising £535,000 for the purchase and part renovation of the building. They have now secured this funding to renovate further specifically the kitchen and dining rooms. At present they cannot offer food so this will be a brilliant opportunity to grow the business. Oct - 22 £69,960.00
    The Crown Inn Replacement of the septic tank Development of the facilities for the pub and campsite by replacing the septic tank. Completing this project will ensure the business can grow and the site can meet its capacity potential as the current one was installed before the development of the campsite and as a result, limits the opportunities. Oct - 22 £10,000.00
    Mynydd Sleddog Phase 1 – Additional Trails within Bwlch Hafod Einion Forest & Marketing

    Improve the current forest trail and introduce additional trails to the Bwlch Hafod Einion area. They also were approved funding for marketing the business.

    Oct - 22 £8,785.44
    Arlunio Gan EIRS New equipment This is a new business who's developing. The grant is to purchase better equipment in order to grow the business and produce more, as well as reducing carbon footprint by printing at home.  Oct - 23 £9,736.83
    Marian Rees Simultaneous translation equipment  Purchasing new simultaneous translation equipment for the business Oct - 23 £4,363.20
    Brenig Glamping  Unique Glamping Pod Development of a second unique glamping pod Oct - 23 £8,856.00
    Glan y Gors Karting Three Phase Infastructure Installing a three phase infastructure in order to develop electric karts and camping facilities Oct - 23 £70,000.00
    Ilan Evans Workshop Funding to build a shed as a workshop and storage for his business Oct - 23 £61,141.50
    Porth Eryri Glamping New Glamping Unit Enhancing and developing the business by installing a new glamping unit to the business Oct - 23 £39,200.00
    Siop Clwyd Website and shop development Developing the website in order to sell online and develop the shop by purchasing new tills and shelves Oct - 23 £5,652.66
    Animal Encounters Wales Equipment  Purchasing various equipment in order to assist the company when going out to events, parties and wellbeing sessions Oct - 23

    £5,846.18

    Flavour Moments Ltd Equipment Purchase of a specialized machine to produce goats cheese pearls with flavoured centres Oct - 23 £19,404.00
    Pen y Bryn Park  Development  Developing an outerbuilding to provide washing and toilet facilities. They will also be opening and developing a cafe which will be available to all not just those who are staying there.  Oct - 23 £68,496.68
  • Clocaenog Forest Windfarm Funded Projects

    Mudiad / Organisation

    Prosiect / Project

    Dyddiad / Date

    Swm y cyllid / Amount funded

    Clwb Pel-droed Ieuenctid Llanrwst

    Purchase Ride-on lawn Tractor

    Dec -20 

    £5,599.00

    Llanferres Community Council

    Development of the Park and Orchard area.

    Dec -20

    £18,476.00

    Llannefydd Parish Hall

    Refurbishment of the hall

    Dec -20

    £162,925.03

    Denbigh Town Football Club

    Installation of Drainage system and replacement of grass playing surface

    Dec -20

    £79,877.31

    Y Ty Gwyrdd Ltd

    Zero waste shop, workshop and café

    Dec -20

    £6,352.00

    Baby Basics Dyffryn Clwyd

    Essential goods for expectamt mothers

    Mar - 21

    £9,867.30

    Cerrigydrudion PTA

    Wooden Gazebo

    Mar - 21

    £9,540.00

    Ruthin Clock Restoration Committee

    Restoration of the clock Phase 1

    Mar - 21

    £3,753.02

    OPRA Cymru

    Children's Opera - March ap Meirchion

    Mar - 21

    £3,800.00

    Denbigh Rugby Club

    Phase 2 - training pitch floodlights

     Mar - 21

    £9,500.00


    Ruthin Artisan Markets CIC

    Market Gazebos

    Mar - 21

    £9,899.33

    Cerrigydrudion Football Club

    Equipment

    Mar - 21

    £4,891.15

    Clwydian Range Food & Drink Group

    ACE Food & Drink

    Mar - 21

    £24,000.00

    Ysgol Bro Gwydir

    Outdoor adventure course

    Mar - 21

    £10,000.00

    Ruthin Swimming Club

    replacement of diving blocks

    Mar - 21

    £4,888.80

    Dyffryn Clwyd Village Hall

    Replacement of Heating System

    Mar - 21

    £6,736.00

    Gŵyl Ddramâu’r Odyn

     New Drama's for the local festival

    Mar - 21

    £6,020.00

    Llandyrnog & Llangwyfan History Society

    Connecting our past to our present

    Mar - 21

    £9,509.40

    Ruthin Town Football Club

    Floodlights

    Mar - 21

    £98,057.15

    Cylch Meithrin Maesywaen

    New premises outside area

    Mar - 21

    £12,795.00

    Bro Cernyw Football Club

    Football field improvements

    July- 21

    £6,782.75
    John Muir Trust

    Wellbeing & wildness

    July- 21

    £13,528.25
    Nerth dy Ben

    Series of podcasts

    July- 21

    £9,780.00

     Keep the Beats

    Defibrillators – Llyn Brenig, Llyn Alwen, Cyffylliog, Bontuchel a Llanrhaeadr

    July- 21

    £12,384.60

    The Denbigh Workshop

    ARTS for all summer school

    July- 21

    £6,000.00

    Drosi Bikes

    Everyday cycle

    July- 21

    £7,094.99
    Gwyl Rhuthun

    Equipment for their sustainability project

    July- 21

    £9,977.78
    Ruthin Panto Society

    Microphones

    July- 21

    £9,935.61
    Furry Felines

    Cat pens

    July- 21

    £9,995.00
    Ty Gobaith

    Key worker to support families

    July- 21

    £9,954.00
    Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy

    Community Digital Officer - The Digital Future

    July- 21

    £70,658.59
    Denbigh Cricket Club

    Nets and covers

    July- 21

    £18,768.00
    Clocaenog Red Squirrel Trust

    Community Ranger

    July- 21

    £35,000.00
    Golygfa Gwydyr

    Air Source heat pump

    July- 21

    £3,000.00
    Cylch Meithrin Llandderfel a Sarnau

    Develop the outside area and projector

    July- 21

    £8,414.41
    Ysgol Pentrecelyn

    New outside building

    Dec- 21

    £7,200.00
    Canolfan Addysg Bro Cinmeirch Joint Committee

    New equipment for the Community Park

    Dec- 21

    £4,949.76

    Corwen Bowling Club

    New 'Dennis' Mower

    Dec- 21

     £9,018.00

    North Wales Slalom

    New equipment in order to start a new club in Mile end mill Llangollen

    Dec- 21

    £9,036.40

    Llanferres Playing Field and Recreational Association

    New equipment for the Community Park

    Dec- 21

    £20,000.00
    Yr Ifanc yn Ial

    Installing a steel fence around the play park

    Dec- 21

    £10,000.00

    Dyffryn Clwyd Village Hall

    Purchasing 80 new chairs for the village hall

    Dec- 21

     £4,346.40

    Trefnant Village Hall

    Installing 15 new solar panels on the building's roof

    Dec- 21

    £15,822.00
    Tros Gynnal Plant Cymru

    Producing information passports for individuals with learning difficulties

    Dec- 21

    £10,000.00
    Ysgol Bro Aled

    Building 2 outside shelters

    Dec - 21

    £9,065.00
    Cyngor Cymuned Aberchwiler

    Installing a defibrillator in the village 

    April- 22

    £1,506.20

    Cymdeithas Cymuned ac Ieuentid Bro Aled Llansannan

    Building an extension to the hall for community benefit

    April- 22

    £59,974.64

    Cerrigydrudion Football Club

    Installing removable barriers and dug outs round the pitch

    April- 22

    £30,012.00
    Ysgol Pantpastynog

    Purchase a community mini bus

    April- 22

    £25,281.73
    Sioe Fflint & Denbigh Show

    Purchasing equipment to help the shows sustainability

    April- 22

    £7,849.36

    Llannefydd Football Club

    Play area Enlargement

    April- 22

    £8,400.00
    Bylchau Parish Hall

    Upgrading the lighting system

    April- 22

    £3000.00
    Clocswyr Conwy

    Purchasing traditional Welsh clothing and clogs

    April- 22

    £9,999.00
    Urdd Gobaith Cymru

    Clocaenog Eco Garden

    April- 22

    £15,380.00
    Clwb Rygbi Nant Conwy

    Upgrade the Sports Pavilion

    April- 22

    £28,750.00

    North Wales Wildlife Trust

    Improve Visitor Experience at Gors Maen Llwyd April- 22  £31,696.02
    Dangerpoint

    School Group Visits

    July - 22

    £43,613.75
    The Denbigh Workshop

    Creative Community Summer School

    July - 22

    £6,000.00
    Sioe Derwen / Derwen Show

    Gazebos for Derwen Show

    July - 22

    £857.34
    St John's Ambulance

    Community Training Programme

    July - 22

    £8,000.00
    Ruthin and District Civic Association Ruthin Railway: Memory Gathering and Digital History Book

    July - 22

    £4,000.00
    ReSource CIC

    Community Agroforest and Orchard

    July - 22

    £23,987.50
    Baby Basics Dyffryn Clwyd

    Rental Costs for Storage Unit and Essential goods for expectant mothers

    July - 22

    £36,190.00
    Neuadd Eleanor - Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd Village Hall

    Draft Lobby to existing Fire Exit and Health and Safety Repair to External Beam.

    Dec - 22

    £13,706.90
    Clear Village Charitable Trust

    Digital Learning though Community Heritage

    Dec - 22

    £9,889.41
    Young Enterprise

    Printing of financial books for schools within the Clocaenog Fund area

    Dec - 22

    £2,842.00
    studioMADE

    At the Carriageworks Denbigh a contemporary arts programme

    Dec - 22

    £20,000.00
    Making Sense CIC

    'Dwylo Bach' sessions at Llanrwst 

    Dec - 22

    £9,920.00
    Clwb Talhaiarn

    Performance for all - performing arts or sporting activities at the after school club for all to join for free

    Dec - 22

    £3,450.00
    Llandrillo Community Centre

    Energy Saving Lighting for the Ganolfan

    Dec - 22

    £3,692.40
    Llandrillo Community Council

    Contribution towards electric car and bike charging points

    Dec - 22

    £1,200.00
    Youth Shedz Denbigh

    Support young people to reconnect with society. 

    Dec - 22

    £9,980.00
    Clwb pêl-droed Henllan

    Replacement of one of the temporary ‘cabins’ and also a series of high nets 

    Dec - 22

    £36,802.00
    Citizens Advice Conwy

    The funding will employ a dedicated paid Welsh speaking Rural Adviser to deliver and support face to face advice and information services to the communities of Uwch Conwy, Uwch Aled, Llanrwst and the surrounding areas

    Dec - 22

    £19,073.28
    Merched y Wawr Derwen

    Annual activities of Merched y Wawr Derwen and the District

    Dec - 22

    £930.00
    Welsh National Sheepdog Trials

    To organise and run the Welsh National Sheepdog Trial 2023

    Dec - 22

    £9,600.00

    North Wales Tourism

    Marketing and promotion of Hiraethog for tourism Dec - 22 £10,000.00

    Pentrefoelas PTA

    Development of the garden area Dec - 22 £2,768.38

    Clwb Rygbi Rhuthun

    Extension of the existing changing room building Dec - 22 £80,000.00
    Foodshare Llangollen Providing Food Security in Llangollen and the surrounding area Dec - 22

    £10,000.00

     

    Ruthin Town Council

    Ruthin War Memorial Restoration Project Dec - 22 £5,000.00
    Vale of Clwyd Mind The ButterMarket Renovation Project  Dec - 22 £75,000.00
    Llandrillo Bowling Club new equipment July - 23 £1,899.82
    Ysbyty Ifan Young Farmers Club Celebrating the show’s 50th year July - 23 £9,089.05
    Ruthin Clock Resroration Committee Communnity Heritage Project July - 23 £7,100.00
    Efenechtyd Community Council Improving access and equipment at Pwllglas play park July - 23 £45,000.00
    Ruthin Bowling club Irrigation System July - 23 £7,800.00
    Melin y Coed Chapel  Re roofing part of the roof above the community vestry July - 23 £10,000.00
    Jerusalem Literacy Society New Kitchen July - 23 £6,782.98
    Tremeirchion Bach Choir Christmas Oratorio 2023 July - 23 £500.00
    Cynwyd Sports Association - The Bowling Club

    Upgrade to Bowling Green at Cynwyd

    July - 23 £25,000.00
    Pwllglas & Ruthin Golf Club Phase 1 sustainability project – borehole July - 23 £10,000.00
    Llanfwrog Community Association CIO Energy Efficiency Project  July - 23 £40,290.00
    Conwy Arts Trust Stories from the archive July - 23 £3,000.00
    Ruthin Football Club Purchase of a new Tractor to maintain the pitch July - 23  £6,000.00
    Lamb's Kings Garden Enterprise Who lives in the Playground? - An intergenerational project with Ysgol Trefnant and Connexions to look at growing produce.  Dec - 23 £8,315.00
    Centre of Sign-Sight-Sound Children's Education and Training Officer - BSL in schools Dec - 23 £4,500.00
    ReSource CIC Denbighshire Aunt Rosa's garden - funding for a project manager and apprentice to manage the site for groups and activities Dec - 23 £27,568.00
    St John's Ambulance Cymru Re-establishing the Ruthin first responders branch, and bringing an old vehicle up to standard for use.  Dec - 23 £10,000.00
    Llandderfel Community Council Project for improvements to 3 historic cemetary's. Dec - 23 £7,965.87
    Llanfihangel Glyn Myfyr Womens Institute Contribution towards continuing the club over 2 years Dec - 23 £1,020.00
    Llansannan Bowling Club Purchase of an aerator  Dec - 23 £2,145.30
    Trem y Foel Community Centre Upgrading the community facilities Dec - 23 £3,731.00
    Clwydian Range Archaeology Group Analysis of the Ring Cairn at Bryneglwys Dec - 23 £3,000.00
    Trefnant Bowling Club Improve the pathways, kitchen and install 4 shelters Dec - 23 £10,000.00
  • COVID-19 Funded Projects

    Mudiad / Organisation

    Prosiect / Project

    Dyddiad / Date                       

    Swm y cyllid / Amount funded                                              

     Llangollen Town Council                                                          

    Food Bank

    Apr - 20

    £5,000.00

    G2G CIC

    PPE 3D Printing

    Apr - 20

    £2,788.00

    S Denbs Community Partnership

    Community support initiative 

    Apr - 20

    £4,940.00

    Ty Gobaith

    Child Cuddle Blanket

    Apr - 20

    £5,000.00

    Welsh Hearts

    Defibrillators

    Apr - 20

    £5,000.00

    Denbigh Forget me not

    PPE & Essentials

    Apr - 20

    £4,980.00

    Antur Cae Cymro Village Association

    Community Support

    Apr - 20

    £4,550.00

    Llandegla Community Shop

    Community Support

    Apr - 20

    £4,815.60

    Shelter Cymru

    Supporting homeless community

    Apr - 20

    £3,000.00

    Denbigh Youth Project

    1-2-1 support & food

    May- 20

    £1,860.00

    Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy

    PPE for local community settings

    May- 20

    £1,400.00

    Tenovus

    Covid 19 support for cancer sufferers

    Meh- 20

    £5,000.00

    Homestart Cymru Denbighshire

    Covid – 19 Support

    Oct - 20

    £5,000.00

    St Kentigern

    Tills for 2 shops

    Oct - 20

    £5,000.00

    Menter Bro Cernyw

    Cleaning products

    Oct - 20

    £483.00

    Llandegla Café

    Tables, Chairs, Painting

    Nov - 20

    £4,990.00

    Antur Cae Cymro

    Marquee, heating, uniform

    Nov - 20

    £5,000.00

    Capel Saron

    Signs

    Nov - 20

    £144.00

    Cylch Meithrin Clocaenog

    Running Costs in the provisional setting

    Dec - 20

    £1,275.00

    Canolfan Uwchaled

    Cleaning materials

     Dec - 20

    £2,103.09

    Ymlaen Rhuthun

    Wellbeing concert - virtual

    Dec - 20

    £1,900.00

    Deafblind

    Don’t Hang up project

    Feb – 21

    £5,000.00

    Ysgol Dyffryn Ial

     Outside area development

    May - 21

    £5,000.00
    Canolfan Dewi Sant Eryrys

    Windows for ventilation 

    June - 21

    £3,846.00
    Youth Shedz

    Creative writing workshops

     June - 21

    £4,800.00
    Ysgol Bro Cernyw

    Outside area development

    Jul - 21

    £1,230.00
    Corwen Town Council

    Elderly wellbeing workshops

    Jul - 21

    £2,460.00
    Ysgol Cefn Meiriadog

    Developing an outside teaching area

    Sept- 21

    £5,000.00
    reSource CIC

    Contribution towards the running costs to allow them to continue with their provision

     Sept- 21

    £4,729.68
    Clwb Godre’r Hiraethog Pentrefoelas a’r cylch

    Contribution towards their first event since the start of the pandemic

    Nov- 21

    £650.00
    Corwen Town Council Wholesome Wellness Project

    Aug - 22

    £1,000.00
    Cymdeithas Ddrama Uwchaled

    Re-starting the group – trailer and materials

    Dec - 22

    £1,806.40

     

    Cynnig Activities

    Respite Trips Dec - 22 £2,040.00

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