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Saturday, September 23, 2017

Ammanford town hall and library discussed at council

THE leader of the council has said it is too early to make assumptions about the use of Ammanford Town Hall and the former...

Call for more power to deal with traffic offences

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council is to ask the Welsh Government for more powers to deal with moving traffic offences. Members agreed to make an application to...

Councillors agree to review Local Development Plan

CARMARTHENSHIRE’S Local Development Plan, which sets out the authority’s policies and proposals for the future development of land use, is to be reviewed. Members agreed...

Council calls for broadband issues to be addressed

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council is to insist on a priority programme of work to address broadband connectivity issues in the county, especially in Carmarthen East...

Boundary Commission review of Carmarthenshire

WORK to review Carmarthenshire’s electoral boundaries will officially start in October, councillors have heard. Representatives of the Boundary Commission for Wales gave a presentation to...

New chorus of voices in council chamber

New chorus of voices in council chamber   WEDNESDAY’S full council had a rather unusual tone, with a fresh chorus of voices echoing around the chamber. Côr...

Second year anniversary of successful local management of Kidwelly’s Parc Stephens/...

PARC Stephens in Kidwelly has now been run by the community for over two years following a successful asset transfer in 2015. The park was...

Pupils have brilliant time on new scholar programme | Disgyblion yn...

Disgyblion yn disgleirio ar gwrs i ysgolheigion ifanc   CRIW o ddisgyblion Ysgol Gyfun Emlyn yw'r cyntaf o blith disgyblion Sir Gaerfyrddin i raddio o'r Brilliant...

Mr X Christmas Appeal support needed | Cais am gymorth i...

Cais am gymorth i Apêl Nadolig Mr X   MAE busnesau yn Sir Gaerfyrddin yn cael eu hannog i gefnogi cynllun sy'n darparu anrhegion Nadolig...

Llandovery Transfer

Llandovery asset transfer proving a winner   SPORT in Llandovery is going from strength to strength following the transfer of Castle Fields to the community. One...

NEARLY A YEAR INTO A PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT, AND 28-YEAR-OLD RHYS RICHARDS...

Rhys was employed as an agricultural contractor after periods of working on farms but his ambition was to get a foothold on the farming ladder With assistance...

Neath multi-storey car park receives National Disabled Parking Accreditation

The accreditation by Disabled Motoring UK recognises that parking facilities are high quality and accessible to disabled motorists. The 600 space car park opened...

Fly tipper dumps waste outside stranger’s home

A Pembrey man has admitted dumping his aunt’s waste outside a property over two miles away from her home. Daniel Lee Anderson, of Ashburnham Road,...

Social care game-changer

The Welsh Government decision to include social care as one of five key priority areas for their new economic strategy has been hailed as...

The Advantages of Getting Bad Credit Loans from Loan Brokers

Good and highly professional loan brokers have a clear understanding of the use of the different tools of the trade of lending and borrowing...

Attractive offer for retailers at new Llanelli shops | Cynnig deniadol...

Attractive offer for retailers at new Llanelli shops   RETAILERS are being sought for two new shop units in Llanelli Town Centre, which are being offered...

Llanelli broadband concerns raised with Labour Government

Mid and West Assembly Member Simon Thomas has demanded action from the Labour Government in Wales over the lack of adequate broadband provision in Bynea. Simon Thomas...

FIRST TIMER REBECCA TAKES TO THE IRONMAN PODIUM

One of the victors of the Ironman Wales 2017 event, Rebecca Bennett, can be particularly proud of her category win, since Tenby was her first ever...

Keep Glanymor Tidy – Saturday 23rd September

WORKING FOR OUR COMMUNITY - 'KEEP GLANYMOR TIDY'   This September, Keep Wales Tidy would like to invite you to Be involved, Be proud and Be Tidy.   Last year,...

Freshers do not fear, Student Take Over is here | Caerfyrddin...

Freshers do not fear, Student Take Over is here   FRESHERS do not fear – there is a big welcome waiting for you in Carmarthen. The...

5-a-side teams give homelessness a kicking

• St Cyres hosts first Byte Night Wales Football Tournament • £1000 raised to help vulnerable children and young people at risk of homelessness St Cyres...

Consultation at Dewi Sant

Pop in to Llanelli Library to have your say on Dewi Sant   PEOPLE are being reminded they can take place in the Ysgol Dewi...

International Literacy Day/Diwrnod Rhyngwladol Llythrennedd

International Literacy Day   Local authors have visited libraries across Carmarthenshire as part of International Literacy Day.   Lyn John, Bryan Lewis, Carole Ann Smith, Brian Noble Wendy...

Asset transfers

Success of asset transfers to Llanelli Rural Council   A NUMBER of recreation assets have been transferred successfully to Llanelli Rural Council. They are part of Carmarthenshire...

Council tenant slapped with banning order

A Carmarthen man could be sent to prison if he invites visitors into his council home. Paul Rice, of Merlin St, could face up to...

New shops and apartments launched in Llanelli town | Lansio siopau...

New shops and apartments launched in Llanelli town   TWO refurbished shop units and four brand new apartments have been launched in Llanelli town centre. This renovation...

School Admissions

School admissions – apply online now PARENTS across Carmarthenshire are being reminded that they need to apply online for their child’s school place. Pupils due to...

Baby remembrance service at Withybush Hospital Chapel

Baby remembrance service at Withybush Hospital Chapel The annual Withybush Baby Service will be held at St Luke’s Chapel in Withybush Hospital on September 20th...

Bus shelters set for an upgrade

Bus shelters within the Glanymor Ward are now set for upgrading works following pressure from the Town Councillor and residents living in the community Sean...

Parking machines – out with the old, in with the new...

Parking machines - out with the old, in with the new FROM October 1, pay and display machines at Carmarthenshire County Council car parks will...

WRL wish Anthony Seibold good luck in Rabbitohs role

Everyone at Wales Rugby League would like to congratulate Anthony Seibold on his appointment yesterday as the new head coach of NRL side South...

Bydis Brynsierfel

Bydis Brynsierfel Pupils at Ysgol Gymraeg Brynsierfel in Llanelli and their parents are benefiting from a new after school club which provides fun activities and...

FARMING CONNECT’S WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE FORUM 2017 /Datganiad i’r Wasg/Press Notice:...

FARMING CONNECT'S WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE FORUM 2017 INSPIRING, MOTIVATING, EMPOWERING Farming Connect has selected two of Wales' most iconic attractions to stage this year's highly...

MEP

£250million investment in Carmarthenshire schools   SOME £250million has been invested in schools across Carmarthenshire – and more is on the way. Since the county council launched...

Dewi Sant

Consultation for new school building underway   CONSULTATION for a new multi-million pound school for Ysgol Dewi Sant starts next week. From next Wednesday, September 13, until...

LGBT community survey at Pride Cymru event

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council has celebrated another year at Pride Cymru, an annual event supporting the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community. Officers were part...

Asset transfers progressing

Asset transfers progressing   SOME 82% of recreation assets on Carmarthenshire County Council’s transfer list have either been transferred, or are progressing. Town and community councils...

Still time to have your say on Draft Well-being Objectives

There are just a few days left to have your say on how the well-being of people in Neath, Port Talbot and Pontardawe could...

Council catches up with litter louts | Mae’r Cyngor yn dal...

Council catches up with litter louts PEOPLE who fly-tip and throw rubbish in Carmarthenshire communities are feeling the full force of the law as council...

Sandy Road highway improvements almost complete

WORK to re-surface Llanelli’s Sandy Road and improve the junction leading to Maes Y Coed, have been largely completed ahead of schools starting back. Carmarthenshire...

Major redevelopment planned at Oriel Myrddin

NEVER mind the Tate – Carmarthen’s Oriel Myrddin is on its way to becoming a top class gallery. A major redevelopment is planned for the...

Please Vote Wildlife Watch

Cetma’s Wildlife Watch Litter Pickers Project has been shortlisted by The Skipton Building Society’s Grassroots Giving initiative!   The Project’s aim is to clean up rural,...

PASS THE TISSUE MEN  ACROSS THE UK admit to masturbating...

1 in 7 men have masturbated at work according to findings from a survey of 1500 people by Leeds-based bathroom brand Sanctuary Bathrooms.   According to...

Vote to help Pwll Primary win a new minibus

Pwll Primary School is appealing for votes to help it win a minibus for its autistic unit.   Shortly before the summer break the school, with...

DOMINO’S PIZZA RAISES DOUGH FOR TEENAGE CANCER TRUST

The UK’s favourite pizza, Domino’s, has helped to raise £1,600 for its charity partner, Teenage Cancer Trust.    The local Domino’s store in Carmarthen recently...

Career opportunities on offer with the council

A RANGE of graduate trainee and apprenticeship positions are on offer at Carmarthenshire County Council. There are 32 opportunities available in a wide range of...

YEAR 9 CHAMPION SCHOOLS FINAL

YSGOL GYFUN GYMAREG GLANTAF 28 MIRFIELD FREE GRAMMAR SCHOOL 0 By Ian Golden at Richmond Athletic Association   Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Glantaf shrugged off last year’s Final...

RECRUITMENT PROBLEMS HIGHLIGHTED AT WEST WALES HEALTH BOARD

Questions by Plaid Cymru Assembly Member Simon Thomas have revealed recruitment problems at hospitals in Aberystwyth and Haverfordwest. Mr Thomas also discussed the ongoing problems...

NHS services in mid and west Wales need to change and...

Hywel Dda University Health Board (UHB) is encouraging individuals to enter the discussion about how we change and improve health services in this area, so...

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