Who we are

There are nine community councillors on Llanfrynach Community Council. Two represent the Cantref Ward (which includes Nant Ddu), four the Llanhamlach Ward (which includes Groesffordd and Llechfaen) and three the Llanfrynach Ward.
All of them are volunteers. There is one paid member of the team, a part time Clerk.

There is currently a vacancy for councillor in Cantref ward.  The notice is attached here
CV2 Notice of Vacancy Cantref (1) . If you are interested in representing this ward please get in touch with the clerk on sue.dale@llanfrynach-community.org.uk or by telephone on 01874 730 202.


Mrs Barbara Smith

Twyn Cottage, Cantref, Brecon. LD3 8LP.  Tel.o1874 623 947, email barbara.smith777@btinternet.com

Councillor Vacancy


 Mr Ian Matthews

Ty Fry, Llanfrynach, Brecon.  Tel.01874 665256, email matthewsbfc@aol.com
ianI was born in Cantref where my roots go back several generations and live at Llwyncelyn with my wife and two children. I have developed a successful fence contracting business dealing with local and national companies and joined the Community Council in 2014.


Mr Charles DeWinton (Chairman)

Ty Mawr Farm, Llanfrynach, Brecon, LD3 7AZ.  Tel. 01874 665493, email charles.dewinton@btinternet.com.

 I am a Chartered Surveyor and have worked in and around South Wales all my professional life.  My family have lived in Llanfrynach since C19th and I have sat on the Community Council since 2003.  I am a keen supporter and participant in rural activities and am especially keen on seeing rural enterprise flourish in the locality.


Mr Ray Powell

Ray is newly elected to the Community Council and can be contacted via the Clerk Tel. 01874 730202, email sue.dale@llanfrynach-community.org.uk



Mr Anthony Hamnett (Vice-Chairman)

Ty Mawr, Groesffordd, Brecon, LD3 7HT.  Tel.01874 665265, email tony@mhamnett.plus.com
Having had a career as a research scientist with the Agricultural Research Council, I requalified when in my 40s as a solicitor and ran my own practice until I retired in 2008, joining the Community Council in 2011.

Mr Bill Burrows

Rheillfordd, Groesffordd, Brecon, LD3 7SN.  Tel. 01874 665301, email bill.burrows101@btinternet.com
I spent the earlier part of my career as an electronic design engineer, I later moved into a marketing role. Prior to my retirement I was the Business Development Manager for a global instrumentation manufacturer.

Sue Dale (Clerk)

Boat House, Coed-yr-Ynys Road, Llangynidr, Powys. NP8 1NA.  Tel, 01874 730202, email sue.dale@llanfrynach-community.org.uk.
I have lived most of my adult life in Greater London where I was a Psychologist in the Civil Service.  Then my husband had the chance to come to Wales with his job and we moved to Llangynidr in 2004.  In 2012, when my children were nearly grown, I started clerking which I really enjoy.

Mr Liam Fitzpatrick (County Councillor)

1, Tregaer Road, Llanfrynach, Brecon, LD3 7HT.  Te. 01874 665519.  Email, cllr.liam.fitzpatrick@powys.gov.uk.

Dates of meetings in the coming year

Meetings 2017-18