About us

Blackwood Town Council is situated within the Sirhowy Valley of Caerphilly County Borough.

The Town represents and serves 4 wards and 16 members serving on the Council.

  • Blackwood North,
  • Blackwood Central,
  • Blackwood South,
  • Cefn Fforest East

We levy a precept each year and provide

  • The Christmas Lighting/Decorations on the High Street
  • Organise and sponsor the very popular Town Carnival
  • Christmas Lantern Parade & Carol Concert
  • Fund grants to charitable organisations and local groups.

Town Council also sponsors the Blackwood in Bloom competition which encourages people to make the most of their own front gardens. We also recognises local individuals who have made a contribution to the wellbeing of the Town by presenting them with a Civic Award.