Welcome to Draethen, Waterloo & Rudry Community Council

 Welcome and thank you for visiting Draethen, Waterloo & Rudry Community Council (DWR CC) web site. We hope you find it useful and informative.

Draethen, Waterloo & Rudry Community Council is close to Caerphilly Town Centre in the South of Caerphilly County Borough.
The Council represents and serves 3 rural Wards in South East Wales: Rhydygwern, Llanfedw and Rudry.
There are 9 postitons for Community Councillors to represent these wards within the Primary Authority of Machen & Rudry Ward.


These positions represent 2 Community Council Members for Rhydygwern; 2 for Llanfedw and 5 for Rudry.

Enquiries, complaints and requests can be made at any time via the details on our Contact Page.

This website upgrade was funded by: Valley Voices and Big Lottery Fund



Published: 24 May 22

Planning Applications received by CCBC for consideration. CCBC has received planning applications 22/0240/CLEU for consideration for TOG Farm. To obtain a Lawful Development Certificate for existing use of land as residential garden for The Old Granary. Also for 22/0411/RET Land At Grid Ref 320134 188913 Cwmnofydd Farm Lane Machen. To retain and complete the change of use of grazing land to accommodate catering trailer, timber shelter/store for tourism provision If you have any comments or enquiries, please email planning@caerphilly.gov.uk. You can search, track and comment on planning applications at https://publicaccess.caerphilly.gov.uk/PublicAccess/ Read More...

Commemorative Cups to recognise Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee

Commemorative Cups to recognise Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee

Published: 24 May 22

Her Majesty The Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service. These cups mark a moment in history celebrating the Queen’s incredible living legacy. Draethen Waterloo & Rudry Community Council Chair, Cllr Sarah Parks-Jones, presents the Platinum Jubilee cups to Headteacher, Richard Cook, to give to each child at Rudry Primary School. Read More...

Notice of Vacancy for Rudry Ward

Published: 20 May 22

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the Rudry Ward of Draethen, Waterloo & Rudry Community Council. Read More...