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Llantwit Major coastal path sees great improvement - 08 December 2016

Cllr Gwyn John, Vale Council colleagues, and a representative of Natural Resources Wales were in Llantwit Major this week to sign off completion of the latest section of the Wales Coastal Path to be upgraded. 


New sculptures unveiled on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast - 08 December 2016 

PUPILS at St. Brides Primary School have recently unveiled a sculpture at St. Brides Major, one of a series of four commissioned to celebrate the Glamorgan Heritage Coast.


Barry Youngsters help create pictures of Wales football team - 07 December 2016

BARRY youngsters helped create portraits of the Wales football team including Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale – then presented them to the players.


Fake Council Tax phone calls received by Vale of Glamorgan residents - 07 December 2016 

Shared Regulatory Services is warning residents of Bridgend, Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to beware of scam phone calls offering a rebate on overpaid Council Tax.


Football festival attracts high numbers - 07 December 2016

A RECORD number of schools attended the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s annual football festival, run in partnership with Barry Town United Ladies FC.


Ysgol Y Deri receives top marks from inspectors - 06 December 2016

Ysgol Y Deri, the Vale of Glamorgan’s state of the art facility for educating children and young people with special educational needs, has received praise from the schools inspectorate Estyn following its inspection.


Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Ice Central hailed huge success - 06 December 2016

THE Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Ice Central has been hailed a huge success after more than 4,000 people got their skates on.


Community group takes over running St Athan library - 05 December 2016

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has transferred St Athan library and the running of library services for the village to St Athan Community Hub and Library (SACHaL), a local Charitable Incorporated Organisation founded by residents of St Athan.


Community Chest proves fruitful for Vale clubs yet again - 05 December 2016 

18 sports clubs and organisations from across the Vale of Glamorgan have recently benefitted from a share of Community Chest awards totalling £22,175 to help them develop existing, or create new, sporting opportunities in the Vale.


Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Sports Academy Scheme set to commence - December 01 2016

THE Sports Academy Scheme, delivered by the Vale of Glamorgan Council and Legacy Leisure, is offering 10 local sports stars free use of Council-owned leisure facilities in a bid to boost their chances of success. 


Wakeboarding could be first new activity on offer at Cosmeston Country Park - 01 December 2016

Visitors to Cosmeston Country Park could soon be able to dip more than just their toes into the water by trying out one of Britain’s most popular watersports: wakeboarding.