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Remembrance Sunday – 8th November 2020

Due to Covid regulations, the ceremony to mark Remembrance Sunday  usually attended by Van Community Council could not be held this year. However, the Chair, Cllr Tony Graham and Cllrs Norma Graham and Sheila Jones, paid their respects in private and laid a wreath on behalf of Van Community Council at the cenotaph this afternoon […]

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Cheer UP & Light UP for Christmas

Van Community Council are pleased to invite all residents to take part to take part in a Christmas Display Competition. There are 3 prizes for each ward, Porset, Brynau Lansbury of Gift Vouchers;  1st – £75,  2nd – £50, 3rd – £25. There is also a ‘Best Street Prize’ of £100 to a nominated charity […]

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Caerphilly clusters of coronavirus give cause for concern

People in Caerphilly urged to social distance properly as clusters of coronavirus give cause for concern Public Health Wales, Caerphilly County Borough Council and Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are urging people in Caerphilly to remember the vital importance of social distancing, as rising numbers of positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases causes concern. Please read further […]

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Be part of the pick – Van Community Council supports ‘The Great British September Clean’

Van Community Centre are delighted to support the Great British September Clean,  11-27 September 2020 Van Community Council and Keep Britain Tidy are calling on you to be part of the pick and do your bit to care for the environment on your doorstep. There’s two ways you can get involved and show support for […]

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Covid – How Can We Help?

Van Community Council would like to say Thank You to the whole community, and in particular, all the key workers and those who have gone above and beyond to help those in need in recent months Due to your efforts, the lockdown regulations are gradually being relaxed and life is returning to a new ‘normal’. […]

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Gwent Police on the lookout for new Police Cadets 14-18 year olds

Gwent Police is looking for young people to become Police Cadets. The fantastic opportunity is open to  14-18 year olds. It helps young people to meet new people, learn new skills and volunteer for Gwent. Cadets learn about the Police and the law and play a vital role in community events, engaging with members of […]

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Covid 19 support for our community

Please find attached a useful leaflet that has been developed for residents of Caerphilly Borough providing key contact details and information about the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, particularly those who may not have access to online services.

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Citizens Advice – CoronaVirus Crisis

If you’ve been affected by the CoronaVirus crisis, you might be able to claim benefits or get more money on your current benefits Take a look on the Citizens Advice Website for more information https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/wales/health/coronavirus-what-it-means-for-you/

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