Welcome to The Eye

The one-stop community website for Penmaenmawr, covering the whole community from Penmaenan to Capulelo. Created by Penmaenmawr Town Council, it serves the interests of our local community and also visitors and tourists to our lovely town. Packed with useful key community information, we want The Eye to become the go-to resource for anyone wanting to find out what's going on in and around Penmaenmawr.

Explore listings of local community events and activities at our Community Library & Community Centre. Find out about times gone by at Penmaenmawr Museum. Take a look at the local community groups, venue hire & useful information where you can find handy telephone numbers and much more.

COVID-19 Grant

Penmaenmawr Town Council has established a grant fund to assist those undertaking additional duties to help fight the COVID-19 virus. Grants will be available to voluntary or community groups, charities, or for specific reasons, individuals, within the Council area.

The grants scheme will be available for an initial period of three months and will be reviewed by the Council in July 2020. Guidance notes and application forms are available via the Council website or by emailing the Clerk at [email protected].

Guidance Notes for Covid-19 Support Grants

Application for Covid-19 Support Grants

Penmaenmawr Community Library
The Community Library will be open for library services on Thursday and Friday, October 22nd and 23rd . It will then close under the Covid-19 lock down regulations, with the forecast re-open date being Thursday November 12th.

The flu vaccine clinic to be held on November 7th will go ahead as planned.

Penmaenmawr Community Library
Computer access and Library book browsing
Access to public computers, for residents from Conwy County Borough Council, will be available in Penmaenmawr from the week beginning 12th October.
To ensure a safe environment owing to the coronavirus pandemic there will be limited availability.
Customers from Conwy County Borough Council can make an appointment to visit for book browsing at Penmaenmawr, from the week beginning October 12th.
To make an appointment please phone 01492 576139 or complete the online form www.conwy.gov.uk/libraries and check on https://www.facebook.com/ConwyLibraries/ for further details.
Community Skips
Due to the COVID-19 Virus all Skips have been postponed until further notice

COVID-19 Update

The Community Centre will be reopening on Monday the 17th August although the hall floor usage number is reduced to 12 due to the present 2metre ruling.

The snooker room will also be open but limited to just one table per session. Morning session from 10am to 11.30 on Monday, Thursday and Saturday.

We are hoping to try and establish a telephone booking system only. (Any guidance on this would be helpful!)

Slimming World is restarting on the 30th August I believe and on an appointment basis only.

Terms and Conditions of entering the Centre is to be wearing a face mask and or Visor whilst in the reception area and using the stairs to the function room. From that point all persons will follow the organiser's guidelines. The same T&C will apply when leaving the function room to exit the building

The lift can only be used under exceptional circumstances and by one person only at a time plus allowing for a period of non use for sanitising and rest between each use. This may be for a period of 15 minutes - or longer, between each use.

Snooker players will be required to wear a mask/visor and protective gloves at all times during their play and stay.

Hand sanitisers will be available for all.

The 2 metre rule must also be strictly adhered to and any directives issued by the Steward.

For more information please contact Chris Norton

Phone: 01492 622672 Office hours only
Mobile: 07583625915
Email: [email protected]

Do you need Benefits Advice or financial help?
Are you getting the right amount of money?
Call Conwy County Borough Council’s, Welfare Rights Advice Line for a free Benefit Check.
Monday to Thursday 9 – 5 pm and Friday 9-4.45 pm
Telephone: 01492 576605
Email: [email protected]

More information

Residents who wish to be added to the Council’s text local service, which advises of local events, please advise the town clerk by texting ‘Add’ to 07538 530828. Names are not required and there will an option to opt out at any time.

Penmaenmawr Post Office

Pant yr Afon

Contact: John Sharples
Phone: 07525 215494
Email: [email protected]

Dwygyfylchi Mobile Post Office

Treforris Road
Fridays: 10.45-11.45
(Banking/cash/post/bills, etc)

Pen Foodbank is now open 6- 7pm every Tuesday at St Paul’s Church, Celyn Street entrance

All donations and volunteers welcome

Please contact Liz 07751839935

The Penmaenmawr Community Library has become a distribution point for the North Wales Magazine. This monthly magazine is available FREE of charge at the library during normal opening hours. The magazine is an English language “glossy” which carries stories and features about North Wales.

Penmaenmawr Beach Blue Flag Award

We are proud to announce that our beech has been awarded the Blue Flag for water quality..... read more

Beach facilities at Penmaenmawr

The Health Visitor Clinic will re-start on Tuesday 5th June, 2018

Where: Penmaenmawr Library
When: Tuesdays
Time: 1.30 - 2.45pm

Contact: Health Visitor
Phone: 0300 850028

Nat West Mobile Bank
Where: Fernbrook Road car park
When: Every Tuesday
Time: 9.35am -10.20am

more information

On-line services available through and at your local Community Library

Members of the Conwy County Borough Library Service can use online resources from home and can also access other resources using community library resources.

“Home” based resources include the ordering and renewal of books on loan, the online access to e-books and audio books, comics, graphic novels and digital magazines ( e-zines). In addition you can take your Driving Test Theory exam, have access to Encyclopaedia Britannica and order books from other subscribing libraries. Access is also available to services such as Conwy Family Information Service and DewisCymru.

Using the Public Access computers at the Community Library you can access services such as Ancestry, Find my Past, The British Newspaper Archive and National Library of Wales.

For more information contact Penmaenmawr Community Library on 01492 623619 or 01492 577548.

A WiFi service is also available at Penmaenmawr Community Library

Local flood warnings may be triggered by heavy sustained rainfall or high river levels.

Warnings will be communicated by Natural Resources Wales on local radio, TV and online at cyfoethnaturiolcymru.gov.uk

Local Flood Information Plan

The flood Store is located in the Old Weighbridge Clerks Office across the road to the station

The Key is in the nearest house/office on Paradise Road to the store at

Banwell Accountancy,
4 Paradise Road LL34 6AR
Phone: 01492 622955

The Town Council has the facility to make available limited amounts of money to local organisations and clubs (but not individuals) to facilitate community activities.
The Council will welcome applications at any time, but it is important to make the case for financial support clearly. You will need to include up to date accounts and a copy of your most recent bank statement. Monies’ are given twice a year in March and September. You should state the detailed requirement and outcome for the community – if you have raised money separately from your own resources please mention this and also include the result if you do not receive assistance from the Town Council.

For more information and application forms, please visit the Penmaenmawr Town Council website

Pen in Bloom

Bringing colour to Penmaenmawr

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Community Groups

Join in! From Rainbows to the U3A,
there's lots on offer...

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Dates & Events

Weekly meets, one-off events, dates for the diary.

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Find a local business

Shop local, keep it local
and support your community!

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Hire a venue

With five Community Buildings available,
there's a venue for every kind of event.

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Useful Information

Lots of handy telephone numbers
and information all in one place.

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