Cefneithin, Drefach and Gorslas Villages – Served by Gorslas Community Council

Following the announcement by the Government as from 24th March,2020, the Children’s Play Area and MUGA in the parks at Cefneithin, Drefach and Gorslas are closed to the public and may not be used. 

Members of the public may still us the other general park areas for walking and exercise but the outside gym equipment may not be used. Please note that the park main gates at Cefneithin will be locked and users should access the park through the side gate.  

To help slow down the spread of the disease please note that when using the general park areas the guidance for social distancing should be followed. As from midnight on the 23March,2020 the Police have the right to disperse groups of individuals over the limit of two people who do not live together.    

Please follow the advice given as it will help save lives and is the best way of helping the NHS and those who are doing so much to help us all.

If you, or someone you know, needs help or advice or wants to volunteer to help during the current emergency then the homepage of Carmarthenshire County Council’s website has a Coronavirus ( COVID-19) page which contains information, advice  and contact details on organisations who can help.     

This is the interpretation of Gorslas Community Council of the legislation. You are advised to access the Government’s own website for full details of the requirements.

Gorslas Community Council promotes community development and social activities, including supporting a number of sporting, cultural and community groups which play a prominent part in the life of the community. The Council is working to respond to local needs to improve the standard of life in the area.

You can view the profile of the Gorslas Electoral Division in English Here and in Welsh Here.

The three villages within the boundaries of Gorslas Community Council each have their own particular character at the same time as being part of the Gwendraeth Valley with its coal mining connections and distinctive Carmarthenshire countryside.  Drefach, Cefneithin and Gorslas, whose population is 75% Welsh speaking, are strung along the Upper Gwendraeth Fawr – Drefach is the most westerly, the centre of Cefneithin is approx 2.5 Km from Drefach and the centre of Gorslas is 1.5 Km further east.

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