War Memorials Trust

Wales WMOs

Below is a list of local authorities or councils in Wales. Please check the alphabetical index for the name of the organsiation you are looking for.

Beneath the name of the organisation is either the details of the War Memorials Officer, a statement from the local authority about their relationship with war memorials, an indication that War Memorials Trust has received a response to this campaign (but is awaiting further discussion before details appear on the website) or the words 'No response to date' which indicates those organisations who have not acknowledged the campaign.




Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
Response received
W: www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk

Brecon Beacons National Park
Awaiting response
W: www.breconbeacons.org/the-authority/planning/built-heritage

Bridgend County Borough Council 
Response received
W: www.bridgend.gov.uk


Caerphilly County Borough Council
Mr Michael Headington
Principal Officer: Outdoor Facilities & Bereavement Services
T: 01495 235189
E: BereavementServices@caerphilly.gov.uk 
W: www.caerphilly.gov.uk

Cardiff Council
Mr Martin Birch
Operational Manager for Bereavement Services 
T: 02920 623 294
E: MBirch@cardiff.gov.uk 
W: www.cardiff.gov.uk

Carmarthenshire County Council
Response received
W: www.carmarthenshire.gov.uk

Ceredigion County Council
Russell Hughes-Pickering
T: 01545 572 121
E: russellhp@ceredigion.gov.uk
W: www.ceredigion.gov.uk

City and County of Swansea Council, See Swansea

Conwy County Borough Council
Huw Davies
Regeneration Projects & Conservation Officer
T: 01492 575285
E: huw.davies@conwy.gov.uk  
W: www.conwy.gov.uk/conservation  

Cyngor Bro Morgannwg, See The Vale of Glamorgan Council 

Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam, See Wrexham County Borough Council

Cyngor Gwynedd
Response received
W: www.gwynedd.gov.uk

Cyngor Sir Ddinbych, See Denbighshire County Council

Cyngor Sir Penfro, See Pembrokeshire County Council  



Denbighshire County Council 
Chris Evans
Principal Built & Conservation Surveyor
E: chris.evans@denbighshire.gov.uk
W: www.denbighshire.gov.uk



Flintshire County Council
Response received
W: www.flintshire.gov.uk



Gwynedd Council, See Cyngor Gwynedd



Isle of Anglesey County Council 
No response to date
W: www.anglesey.gov.uk



Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council
Response received
W: www.merthyr.gov.uk

Monmouthshire County Council
Jonathan Morgan
Heritage Management Officer
T: 01633 644876
E: JonathanMorgan@monmouthshire.gov.uk
W: www.monmouthshire.gov.uk



Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council 
Response received
W: www.npt.gov.uk

Newport City Council
Response received
W: http://services.newport.gov.uk/site/scripts/services_info.php?serviceID=380



Pembrokeshire County Council
Melissa Howells
Conservation Officer
T: 01437 776180
E: Melissa.howells@pembrokeshire.gov.uk  
W: www.pembrokeshire.gov.uk  

Powys County Council 
Nathan Davies
Project Officer, Powys War Memorials Project 2014-2018: A Mark of Respect
T: 01597 827 597
E: warmemorials@powys.gov.uk  
W: www.powyswarmemorials.co.uk/ or www.powys.gov.uk/en/planning-building-control/war-memorials-in-Powys



Rhondda Cynon Taff County Borough Council
No response to date
W: www.rhondda-cynon-taf.gov.uk



Swansea Council, City and County of
Has a War Memorials Officer although their details are not published on this website.  
W: www.swansea.gov.uk



Torfaen County Borough Council 
Chris Slade
Mayoral Support Officer
T: 01495 742578
E: Chris.Slade@torfaen.gov.uk   
W: www.torfaen.gov.uk  



Vale of Glamorgan Council, The
The local authority deals with war memorials on a case-by-case bases and does not have a War Memorials Officer. The local authority will be involved in war memorials when they relate to specific issues such as planning and may need to be consulted if, for example, a war memorial is listed, in a conservation area or a scheduled monument.
W: www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk



Wrexham County Borough Council 
The local authority is not able at present to identify a War Memorials Officer however the Planning Department is able to assist with enquiries see www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/planning_portal/contacts/contact_planning.htm.  



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