Solar Farm Grants 2024

 Each year, the Community Council secures £35,000 of funding from the company that runs Hafod-y-Dafal Solar Farm, for the benefit of the Communities of the ALCC area. This year, the grant amount is £70,000. The Council welcomes applications for a share of this funding from groups and organisations in the Community Council area.

The application process for this fund is now open for 2024. The application deadline is May 31st 2024. Please click on the following links to see the full process and application form.

If you require documents in a different format, or if you have any questions, please email us at 

Successful bids since 2017

Abertillery Workmans Welfare Institute (the "Stute")
Zion Miners Chapel Dementia Friendly and Living Alone Group
Friends of Six Bells Park
Abertilley Youth Drama and Music Society
Cwmtillery Luncheon Club
Shigaisen Kai
Abertillery Town Band
St Mark's Community Centre, Llanhilleth Parish Hall
King Street Baptist Church
Blaenau Gwent Baptist Church
Llanhilleth RFC 
Abertillery Excelsiors Football Club
Ebbw Fach Choir
Bishop Street Allotments
Abertillery Lions Club
Ebenezer Baptist Church
Abertillery Ladies Orpheus Choir
Swffryd Community Centre
Abertillery Orpheus Male Choir
Abertillery Royal British Legion
Bournville Ladies Guild
Six Bells Tennis Club 
Ebbw Fach Community Group 


Aberbeeg Ebbw Fach Community Events Group
Brynithel Activities Group
Abertillery Ladies Bowls Club
Llanhilleth and District Bowls Club
Llanhilleth JFR
Royal Welsh Regimental Association
Brynithel Community Centre
Friends of St Illtyd
The Kickplate Gallery
New Life Community
Abertillery BGRFC 

Our thanks go to...

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