Archive for August 2011

Vale of Glamorgan residents will be able to recycle their waste cooking oil at local recycling centres, in a move that will also see significant savings for taxpayers. Read the rest of this entry »
Creative Rural Communities, the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s rural regeneration initiative, has announced six new funding programmes totalling more than £3.7 million. Read the rest of this entry »
A Community Chest grant has helped the Barry Windsurfing Association hold a free taster day for beginners and intermediates in the Vale. Read the rest of this entry »
Graffiti artists took to the prom in Barry on Sunday, creating several large works and teaching people about the history of the art form. Read the rest of this entry »
The Vale of Glamorgan will play host to an exciting mix of music acts this weekend (20 - 21 August), as the free Barry Island Weekenders and Penarth Summer Sounds events continue. Read the rest of this entry »
The Vale of Glamorgan Council is inviting Vale residents to meet its Cabinet members at a series of forthcoming events. Read the rest of this entry »
Visitors to Porthkerry Country Park in Barry might just stumble across ‘art in action’ this summer as new works are created by a local artist. Read the rest of this entry »
The CCTV operation in the Vale of Glamorgan, working under the umbrella of the Safer Vale Partnership, assisted with seven arrests and one missing person in Barry in the week ending 14 August 2011. Read the rest of this entry »
Vale children are being invited to get up close and personal with creepy-crawlies at events being held at Comeston and Porthkerry Country Parks this summer. Read the rest of this entry »
The Castleland area of Barry is set to be transformed, thanks to a new programme which will see a number of improvements made in the area. Read the rest of this entry »