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Vale of Glamorgan Mayor marks D-Day - 05/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Mayor, Cllr Christine Cave, will be taking part in the D-Day Memorial Race to mark 76 years since the Normandy landings


Vale of Glamorgan Council urges businesses to apply for support before deadline - 05/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has urged businesses to apply for the financial support they are entitled to before time runs out


Carbon Reduction Officer joins Vale of Glamorgan Council Crisis Support Team - 04/06/2020

Carbon Reduction Officer Jenifer Green is not just environmentally friendly – her good nature prompted a switch to the Vale of Glamorgan Council's Crisis Support Team where she helps the most vulnerable during the coronavirus crisis


Work begins on Pencoedtre High School redevelopment - 02/06/2020

Cllr Lis Burnett, Vale of Glamorgan Council Cabinet Member for Education and Regeneration, attended a turf-cutting ceremony to mark the start of redevelopment work at Pencoedtre High School


Carers Week 2020 - 02/06/2020

To mark Carers Week 2020, Carers Services in the Vale of Glamorgan have gathered some resources to support carers. Some these have been developed specifically in response to the Coronavirus crisis.


Vale of Glamorgan Council Leader praises the efforts of volunteers during coronavirus pandemic - 01/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Council Leader Neil Moore has praised volunteers for the contribution they are making during the coronavirus outbreak


May 2020

Vale of Glamorgan Council issues warning over the use of parks - 21/05/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has warned residents that parks and open spaces will be forced to close again if visitors continue to break rules regarding their use.


Re-opening of Household Waste Recycling Centres - 19/05/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council's Household Waste and Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are due to re-open from Tuesday 26 May 2020 by appointment only.


Vale of Glamorgan Council to amend restrictions in parks and country parks - 15/05/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council is set to allow limited access to parks and country parks for local residents to exercise following the small adjustments to coronavirus restrictions recently announced by Welsh Government


Council Tax Scam - 13/05/2020

Email scam offers a council tax refund in order to obtain payment details from residents.


Statement from the Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council 11 May 2020 - 11/05/2020

The First Minister outlined a sensibly cautious approach for the next phase of the response to the Covid-19 pandemic here in Wales on Friday and this is one that we welcome in the Vale of Glamorgan.


Vale of Glamorgan Council marks VE Day - 07/05/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council is encouraging residents to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day at home by taking part in a number of activities to mark the occasion.


Vale of Glamorgan Council worker swaps project management for social care to help battle Coronavirus - 06/05/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Council project manager Matt Curtis has swapped strategic planning for social care after answering the call to support frontline services during the Coronavirus outbreak.


Major Vale of Glamorgan regeneration project approaching significant milestone - 06/05/2020

Significant progress is being made on the Vale of Glamorgan's latest major regeneration project, with elements of the £9 million Goods Shed redevelopment set to open next month


Celebrating VE Day at home - 06/05/2020

Here are some handy ideas to help you host your own VE Day celebrations during the lockdown.


Vale of Glamorgan Council produces road signs to recognise frontline staff - 05/05/2020

THE Vale of Glamorgan Council is paying tribute to the staff working in extremely challenging circumstances during the coronavirus crisis.


Small Grants Scheme for Vale of Glamorgan Groups - 04/05/2020

Small grants scheme to help voluntary groups in the Vale of Glamorgan who are actively working in response to the COVID 19 outbreak.


Pencoedtre High School redevelopment to begin next week - 01/05/2020

The construction of a brand new school for Pencoedtre High School is about to begin as part of a £34.7 million investment by the Vale of Glamorgan Council and Welsh Government.


Vale of Glamorgan Council expands online library service - 01/05/2020

Vale of Glamorgan libraries have expanded the online services available during the Coronavirus outbreak following a £100,000 investment, while the Council is also operating a host of digital classes.