Local news and information
Llanferres Bonfire Night to go
It’s been confirmed that the Bonfire
and Fireworks will go ahead on the
Glebe Field in Llanferres this year,
thanks to the Church and the
builders. This will be the final event,
so all monies raised will go to local
causes. It takes place on Friday 5th
November at 7pm.
CRC Mountain Bike
Thank you to all
from the organisers
See centre pages of
October News & Views
This year’s show
He’s done it!
Owen Hall, 17 from
Llanferres has run
the whole length of
the Offa’s Dyke path,
a distance of some
177 miles!. more...
One local resident
found a great way
to highlight the
and within days the
main ones had
been filled - can’t
be a coincidence can it?
Tug of War
from the Ysgol
Summer Fair Tug of War competition
Reopen Mold Railway Station?
railway to Mold
and the Mold
Visit the website to see the proposal
and sign the petition if you’re in
Llanferres Park has
been awarded the
Green Pennant for
the fourth year
running. The scheme is now run by
the Keep Britain Tidy group.
Visiting the area?
Here is a selection of
Old People’s Welfare Christmas
Lunch on Saturday 4th December
A lovely meal was enjoyed at the
Druid, with the usual 5 star silver
service. Pictures here.
Tai Chi update
Please note: the Beginners Tai Chi
Taster Classes have now started at
the Village Hall in Gwernymynydd.
More details here
June Llanferres News & Views
The June edition is now out, click here
to view it
Perigee Moon - did you see it?
taken by Adrian
Walls who was
alert to the
snap it before it
disappeared behind cloud. Click here
Looks like Zip Wild are pressing ahead
with their Moel Famau plans
Click here to see what’s occurin’
See what the objections are here:
Latest article on the Free Press
Working Party on the Park.
Thank you to everyone who helped
out on Saturday - a good turn out
35 tonnes of ‘cushionfall’ in 2 1/2
maintenance work completed - well
Royal Welsh Freedom of the
County June11 in Denbigh
Report and pictures on the Free
Press website click here
Llanferres News & Views
2011 Garden Show
The 2011 Llanferres
Club Show will be on
Get your entry form
Last year’s results here
2011 CRC Mountain
Once again the
marshaling this event
to raise funds for the
please contact Dan Hurst for details.
Web address for the event is:
This year’s event
is on 24th and
and looks like
occasion. Details here
To enter the W.I. supported Bara
Brith competition - download the
entry form here.
Visit the Loggerheads Garage site
for loads more photographs
Local children (and some enthusiastic
adults) had a
making bird and
bat boxes on the
March - see the
Birbox & Bat box making 12th March 2012
The Diamond Jubilee
beacon was lit on
Moel Famau on
Monday 4th June at
The beacon was one
of over 4000
Beacons to be lit by
communities to celebrate The Queen's
Diamond Jubilee. For more information
Jubilee Party 3rd June
A great time was had by those who
attended the Jubilee Party on 3rd June.
Congratulations and thanks to the
organisers - June & Tim, Dan & Mel,
Jane and Jac. Pictures here
2012 Garden Show is on 1st
September this year
Download the schedule and entry form
Premier League Competition
Alan Atlas scooped the top prize (and
more). Final table here.
because of the
summer. A few highlights are here
2012 TriquizardTournament winners
Vandals attack cars in Maeshafn
Cars by the Village Green in Maeshafn have
been “keyed” by mindless vandals recently.
Please be vigilant.
1st December Christmas Lunch
A lovely lunch was enjoyed by the older
members of the
2012 at the
Druid Inn. The
excellent job of
and organising the event. A lovely meal,
served by willing volunteers was followed by
excellent entertainment from the Ruthin-
based male voice choir, Cor y Porthmyn.
More pictures here.
Welcome to our website, it is the companion site to
Llanferres News & Views, the monthly magazine for the
communities of Llanferres, Tafarn-y-Gelern, Maeshafn,
Pant Du, Loggerheads and Cadole, in Denbighshire, North
Good turn out for the Auction of
May’s News &
An eventful end to March and
beginning of the Easter holiday period led
to a Llanferres wedding hitting the national
Click on the
for more pictures of the wedding and the
WORKING PARTY ON THE PARK
A good turn out for a Working Party on
bark in less
than 2 hours
and tidied up the Park!
The Playing Field Committee are grateful to
all who turned up and brought the Park up
Includes a series of articles about local
people in the Great War by Noel Headley
TOUR OF BRITAIN PASSES
THROUGH September 18 2013...
The Llanferres Female Voice Choir (plus a
couple of guest tenors) raised a fantastic
£242 by carol singing around the village on
Saturday evening (November 30).
The funds will ensure turkey is back on the
menu for next Saturday’s Christmas Lunch
at the Driuid for our more senior citizens,
and we can hold the gruel back for another
year. Well done ladies (& gents)!
Older Persons’ Christmas meal 2013
THANK YOU to everyone who braved the
elements and came to the Christmas Quiz
night on 18 December. We raised a
We hope you enjoyed the quiz - 14 teams
battled it out and Brute Force & Ignorance
eventually won the day, just edging ahead
of the Headstrongs in the last round. The
keenest nose prize went to the youngest
team - Much Quiz Such Wow! And 3 teams
shared the Bonus Question Christmas
Crackers Prize: Where’s Watson, Demon
Dogs and Turkey Twizzlers.
A very successful evening raised
£600! More pictures here