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Venue: Council Chamber - Penallta House, Tredomen, Ystrad Mynach

Contact: Sharon Hughes 

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To receive apologies for absence.


Declarations of Interest.

Councillors and Officers are reminded of their personal responsibility to declare any personal and/or prejudicial interest(s) in respect of any item of business on this agenda in accordance with the Local Government Act 2000, the Council’s Constitution and the Code of Conduct for both Councillors and Officers. 



Presentation of Awards.

To approve and sign the following minutes: - 


Council held on 27th February 2024. pdf icon PDF 401 KB

To receive and consider the following reports: - 


Strategic Equality Plan - Objectives and Actions 2024-2028. pdf icon PDF 251 KB

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Greater Blackwood Masterplan. pdf icon PDF 320 KB

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Supporting the Work of Members Electronic Access to Information and the Use of Broadband. pdf icon PDF 217 KB


To receive announcements from the Mayor. pdf icon PDF 194 KB


To receive petitions under Rule of Procedure 28(3).


To receive and to answer questions received under Rule of Procedure 10(2).

Question from Councillor L. Whittle to the Leader of Council, Councillor S. Morgan.


1.     Will the Leader of Council please give a full explanation for the delay yet again in the opening of Ffos Caerffili. Members recognising that the initial opening being delayed from September 23 to January 24 missing the Christmas trade. Then further delayed from January but missing the January sales trade. Now further delayed until April missing the Easter trade.


2.     Can the Leader of Council please inform Council if the delays to Ffos Caerffili opening has resulted in any excess expenditure over and above that of the original tender. If so how much is that cost?



To receive and to answer questions received under Rule of Procedure 10(3).

Question from Councillor T. Heron to the Cabinet Member for Social Care, Councillor E. Forehead.


Can the Cabinet Member for Social Services provide an update on social services pressures?



To receive questions under Rule of Procedure 10(12) for which a written response will be provided.


Votes - Council 18th April 2024. pdf icon PDF 225 KB

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