Monmouthshire County Council has celebrated ten years of action to promote Fairtrade with an event featuring pupils at Goytre Fawr Primary School.  The council has recently received approval from the…

I feel extremely privileged to serve once again as Chairman of Monmouthshire County Council.  As before, it has been an extremely busy but interesting time.  I hope that you enjoyed…

The offices of Monmouthshire County Council will be closed on: Monday 25th, Tuesday 26th, Wednesday 27th December and Monday 1st January. FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY – If urgent assistance is required…

Monmouthshire County Council has made contingency plans to ensure essential services are available throughout the Christmas and New Year period.  In addition, it has published opening times for its leisure…

Please don’t travel this morning unless your journey is really necessary. Snow ploughs and gritters are currently prioritising emergency services routes. We’ve received some calls about home carers and community…

The annual Monmouthshire Volunteer Achievement Awards hosted by GAVO (Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations) and Monmouthshire County Council were held recently at Caldicot Choir Hall.  The celebratory evening focussed on…

Monmouthshire County Council’s leisure team is offering an exclusive membership promotion in the approach to Christmas. Joining MonLeisure before 23rd December ensures free membership to the end of January. This…

   The Usk Community Hub will hold its Christmas Market on Saturday 2nd December from 10am to 3pm.  Market stalls will sell crafts, scarves, candles, cakes and bakes, cards, art,…

Mitchel Troy temporary site closure *UPDATE 22/11/17 – 4pm*  The repair work at Mitchel Troy Recycling Centre has been completed ahead of schedule, and therefore the Recycling Centre will now…

Over thirty Monmouthshire youngsters gathered at the county’s outdoor education service headquarters in Skenfrith’s Hilston Park recently (Thursday 2nd November) to launch the council’s Young Carers’ Strategy. The strategy is…

Monmouthshire County Council has closed roads outside the former Britannia Inn in Abergavenny following advice from a structural engineer.  Frogmore Street and Baker Street were closed initially while engineers assessed…

Senior students from Chepstow School attending a workshop on Tuesday 17th October discussed peaceful and progressive solutions to conflicts between Palestinians and Israelis.  The workshop was conducted by Solutions Not…

Monmouthshire’s Family Information Service has recently launched a new look, fully bilingual website to provide essential information for parents, carers and professionals. The website – www.monfis.org.uk  – contains information about…

Monmouthshire County Council is pleased to support and raise awareness of World Mental Health Day on Tuesday October 10th with a series of wellbeing events that support this year’s theme…