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Care project wins national award - 19/09/2018

The project won the Social Care Wales Accolades' "Citizen-led services" category.


Barry Round Table is first charity to benefit from Mayors Foundation Grant fund - 19/09/2018

Members of Barry Round Table have received a 250 grant from the Vale of Glamorgan Mayors Foundation Grant Fund 2018 19


Vale of Glamorgan council reveal plans for permanent gypsy and traveller site - 17/09/2018

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has revealed plans to develop a permanent site for Gypsy and Traveller groups living in the County


RAF St Athan marks 80 years with freedom parade - 12/09/2018

Members of RAF St Athan walked through Barry to celebrate 80 years since it was first established and 100 years of the Royal Air Force


Business Safety Week - 10/09/2018

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service is offering businesses fire safety advice as part of the National Fire Chiefs Council's (NFCC's) Business Safety Week 2018.


Contracts exchanged for development of Goods Shed - 10/09/2018

Contracts have been exchanged between the Vale of Glamorgan Council and developer DS Properties for an ambitious mixed use development.


£100,000 gas pipe investment work comes in Bonvilston - 10/09/2018

Wales & West Utilities has begun a £100,000 scheme to upgrade over 500 metres of gas pipe in the Cowbridge Road area of Bonvilston.


Mini Volunteering Event in Cowbridge - 10/09/2018

GVS' Cowbridge volunteering event to embark on a new adventure and open up a world of opportunities.


Vale council moves to protect employees with terminal illnesses - 05/09/2018

The Vale of Glamorgan Council along with representatives from the TUC Wales and local trade unions have signed the Dying to Work Charter which reaffirms the support protection and guidance available to staff following a terminal diagnosis


Vale Council announces increase of 98 bus service journeys for Barry residents - 04/09/2018

The Vale Council is pleased to announce that in co-operation with Cardiff Bus the number of journeys available for passengers on bus service 98 will increase from 3 September until 21 December


Big lottery fund to help community groups across the Vale - 04/09/2018

The Big Lottery Fund is seeking applications from groups in the Vale of Glamorgan


New look Paget Road play area opens after £300,000 upgrade - 03/09/2018

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has completed work on a £300,000 project to upgrade the play and multi-use games area at Paget Road in Penarth