Mynydd y Betws funded projects

Page updated on: 22/09/2021

Mynydd y Betws wind farm fund has been running since 2013 having had 9 successful rounds to date with successful projects for each of the eligible wards. 

Round 9 is now closed. The new funding round will open between the 1st and 30th September 2021.

Grant allocation summary below.

33 projects awarded to the value of £399,941.07

This involved:

  • Renovation
  • Purchase of instruments
  • Vehicle/trailer/equipment
  • Market stalls/equipment
  • IT musical equipment
  • Training equipment
  • Refurbishing existing facilities
  • Ammanford SAC diving RIB
  • Twrch trwyth festival
  • Community inspirational creative project
  • New Junior floodlit training facility
  • Ammanford advocacy project
  • Development/learning Worker
  • Equipment & marketing
  • Education & play equipment
  • Ammanford park lighting
  • Upgrade/portable stand
  • Digital Piano
  • IT hardware equipment
  • Improving Community Wellbeing
  • Ammanford AFC COVID Return
  • Amman Valley Participatory Projects
  • Promote & Protect Project 2020
  • Health/Wellbeing Development project
  • Tycroes Trails - Village healthy routes

5 projects awarded to the value of £103,554.42

This included:

  • Children's park equipment
  • Internal refurbishment
  • Lift installation
  • Incredible Years Course
  • Remote working with families - COVID

6 projects awarded to the value of £58,836.62

This included:

  • Community garden project
  • Community farm
  • Cwmamman park
  • Fairway mower
  • Aircore tractor mounted aerator
  • All Weather Canopy

15 projects awarded to the value of £169,199.48

This included:

  • Shower facilities
  • Play equipment
  • Floodlighting
  • New suits and equipment
  • Non Statutory Equipment
  • Environmental enhancement/gateway
  • Upgraded community room
  • Tirycoed play area
  • Computer suite
  • Purchase of furniture
  • AVRPC Development
  • Grounds Maintenance Equipment
  • Cwmamman Food Bank - Care hampers - COVID

9 projects awarded to the value of £132,339.77

This included:

  • Multipurpose recreational field
  • All weather surface equipment
  • Pensioners hall exterior improvements
  • Refurbishment of piano/ new equipment
  • Adventure & nature recreation project
  • Field decompaction project
  • Purchase of equipment
  • Community facility renovation
  • Cross country course project

10 projects awarded to the value of £118,358.95

This included:

  • Final refurbishment
  • Final building refurbishment
  • Outdoor classroom & recreation
  • Specialist sensory equipment
  • Children's play equipment
  • Building storage extension
  • Refurbishment of boundary wall
  • Community centre project
  • Children's playground
  • Essential Window Replacement

1 projects awarded to the value of £30,000

This included:

  • Children's play area/equipment

7 projects awarded to the value of £72,033.68

This included:

  • Improvements to facility
  • Growing a sustainable business
  • Kitchen facility
  • Refurbishment
  • Managing the future
  • Green Footprint
  • Recovery renovations in response to COVID recovery plan

6 projects awarded to the value of £73,086.19

This included:

  • Replacement/repair stonewall
  • Saron pitch improvement works
  • Facilities upgrade
  • External refurbishment
  • Rear extension
  • Aviation & IT Room Development

10 projects awarded to the value of £108,124.72

This included:

  • Final stage of refurbishment
  • Changing rooms
  • Mill terrace park
  • Adventure & nature environmental project
  • External improvements to hall
  • Dresses/ jackets & PA system
  • Tycroes play area
  • Internal building refurbishment
  • Tycroes Play Area - Accessible play equipment
  • Golwg yr Aman Regeneration Project