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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

School Benefits from New Adapted Minibus / Ysgol yn elwa o...

School Benefits from New Adapted Minibus Ysgol Bae Baglan has received a new adapted minibus to help transport pupils from the Special Educational Needs (SEN)...

New School

New school opens its doors in Trimsaran CHILDREN in Trimsaran have moved into their new home with the completion of the £6.8million school. Building work was...

Apple days are here again – Cenhadaeth graidd yr Ardd

Garden’s core mission – the largest exhibition of apple varieties in Wales   Apple Weekend is here again at the National Botanic Garden of Wales with...

Put your best foot forward and walk to school/Camu ‘mlaen a...

Camu 'mlaen a cherdded i'r ysgol Mae plant a rhieni yn cael eu hannog i gerdded i'r ysgol. Yn ogystal â bod yn iachach i chi...

Country Director receives MBE for services to dementia in Wales

Alzheimer's Society Cymru's Sue Phelps visited Buckingham Palace on Wednesday 11 October (today) to receive her well-deserved MBE for services to dementia in Wales....

Consultation on primary schools funding formula

Councillors are being asked for approval to consult on the formula which the Council uses each year to allocate funding to its primary schools. The...

Canolfan Carwyn

Sports groups take over lease at Canolfan Carwyn centre SPORTS groups in the Drefach area have teamed up to take over the running...

Action for Children Wales signs Time to Change Wales pledge on...

Action for Children Wales has signed the Time to Change Wales pledge on World Mental Health Day to demonstrate the charity’s commitment to change...

Need an Out of Hours GP? Call 111 for free! /...

Residents living in Carmarthenshire are being encouraged to call 111 instead of the old NHS Direct number if they need to see their GP...

Britain’s Lost Masterpieces at County Museum

Lost Masterpieces A mystery at Carmarthenshire County Museum is featured on this week’s episode of Britain’s Lost Masterpieces on BBC 4. The programme describes...

Awards ceremony recognises the achievements of a council disability service

An awards ceremony has been held to celebrate the achievements of a Neath Port Talbot Council disability service. The employment and training service, known as...

Croeso cynnes i las-fyfyrwyr yn y Sbri Siopa | Freshers welcomed...

Croeso cynnes i las-fyfyrwyr yn y Sbri Siopa   COFRESTRODD cannoedd o fyfyrwyr ar gyfer digwyddiad Sbri Siopa i Fyfyrwyr yng Nghaerfyrddin, sef digwyddiad siopa unigryw...

NEVER MIND THE BUSINESS COMES TO SWANSEA – media advisory

What: Action for Children’s Never Mind the Business comes to Wales for the first time with 225 guests attending Where: Liberty Stadium, Swansea When: 6.30pm October...

active travel

Have your say on county’s active travel plan RESIDENTS are being given the final chance to have their say on Carmarthenshire’s active travel plan before...

roadworks

Works planned at Wind Street / Tirydail Lane   PRELIMINARY works will start on October 16 as part of the Wind Street / Tirydail Lane...

Tools for Self-Reliance – Man casglu yn yr Ardd

Time to shed those unwanted tools Before you shut the garden shed for the winter, can you have a root around for spare tools? The National...

Celebrating making all the difference to Gwent kids leaving care

Celebrating making all the difference to kids leaving care Action for Children’s Skills for Living service in Blackwood has celebrated the Big Lottery funded years...

Deadline looming for consultation on new school building | Dyddiad cau...

Deadline looming for consultation on new school building  CONSULTATION ends this week for a new multi-million pound school for Ysgol Dewi Sant. People are urged...

Town Councillor disappointed with response from Health Secretary

TOWN COUNCILLOR DISAPPOINTED WITH RESPONSE FROM HEALTH SECRETARY… Sean Rees, Llanelli Town Councillor has expressed his disappointment at a letter received by Llanelli Town Council...

Graffeg launch fascinating new study of Wales’s historic gardens

Graffeg are delighted to be publishing _The Most Glorious Prospect _by Bettina Harden later this month. _The Most Glorious Prospect _is a fascinating survey of 16 historic gardens, presenting their impact...

Stall holders wanted for council events/Angen stondinwyr ar gyfer digwyddiadau’r Cyngor

Stall holders wanted for council events Craft and food producers in Carmarthenshire are being offered a chance to promote their businesses at council run events. Stall...

Care Oscars

Young woman who checked out of hotel career to become a carer is in running for prestigious award A young woman from Tenby who checked...

Action for Children saved my life Embargoed until 10th October –...

Action for Children saved my life • Welsh woman turned her life around with help from Action for Children • Young boy back living with mum...

Sandy road lights being adapted to suit traffic flow

NEW traffic lights in Sandy Road, Llanelli, are undergoing a period of adaption over the next few weeks to improve the flow of vehicles.   Specialist...

New Gorslas school plans to be unveiled | Datgelu cynlluniau ar...

New Gorslas school plans to be unveiled   PLANS for a new school in Gorslas will be unveiled at a drop-in consultation event in the village....

CARMARTHEN SCIENTIST WINS £150 PRIZE

PAUL LIVINGSTONE WINS £150 FOR HIS MICROBIOLOGY POSTER   Paul Livingstone, a resident of Carmarthen, won the poster prize for the medical microbiology category at this...

Man ‘O War wash up at Cefn Sidan beach

MORE than 50 Portuguese Man O’ War have washed up at Cefn Sidan beach. The jellyfish-like creatures can inflict painful stings, even when they are...

Pioneering Parents under Pressure programme comes to Wales

• Tata Steel funds first innovative programme in Wales for Action for Children • Professor Sharon Dawe flies in from Australia to deliver training for...

Datblygu llwybr yn Sir Gaerfyrddin/A trail in the making

Datblygu llwybr yn Sir Gaerfyrddin   Mae llwybr yn cael ei ddatblygu yn Sir Gaerfyrddin ac mae gwaith parhaus yn cael ei wneud ar y trywyddau...

Joint service meeting the challenges of an aging population

An annual report on the Neath Port Talbot Community Resource Team (CRT) has shown that it is supporting more people to receive care in...

Adroddiad Blynyddol cadarnhaol y Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol/Social Services Annual Report

Adroddiad Blynyddol y Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol   Mae Gwasanaethau Cymdeithasol Sir Gaerfyrddin wedi derbyn adroddiad blynyddol cadarnhaol am ei berfformiad yn 2016-2017.   Mae'r adroddiad yn dangos bod llai...

Local bus surgeries held under LINC project

A NUMBER of local bus surgeries are being held in parts of Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire under the LINC project.   People will be able to...

Voters’ Roll canvassers sought by council | Canfaswyr ar gyfer y...

Voters’ Roll canvassers sought by council CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council is looking for people to support its voter registration team by canvassing in their area. Canvassers are...

Swansea Mainway Games boost London marathon bid

• First Mainway Games event raises over £300 for Swansea London Marathon runner and Action for Children • Swansea City legend Lee Trundle on hand to present...

FUNDRAISING FAYRE AT THE THOMAS ARMS

Local charity fundraiser Angela Medway-Smith is holding a fayre at The Thomas Arms, Llanelli on Saturday, 14th October 2017. The event will support The Dylan...

The luckiest on earth isn´t Irish

Nobody believes in luck more than the Irish, but alas, the luckiest man isn´t green. The so-called “Luckiest man alive” is a Croatian that goes...

Survey calls for more LGBT support groups/Arolwg yn galw am fwy...

Survey calls for more LGBT support groups Carmarthenshire’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community would like to see more support groups as well as...

Unlicensed Landlord Fined For Flouting Rent Smart Wales Legislation

A Neath landlord has been fined for failing to become licensed under the Rent Smart Wales scheme. Richard Howells pleaded guilty and was fined £687...

War poet Hedd Wyn to be remembered in unique video installation...

WAR POET HEDD WYN TO BE REMEMBERED IN UNIQUE VIDEO INSTALLATION BEAMED ON TO THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF WALES A unique video project commemorating...

Waste and Tyre Amnesty in Pencader/Amnest Gwastraff a Theiars ym Mhencader

Waste and Tyre Amnesty in Pencader Householders in Pencader and the surrounding areas are being urged to have a clear out. A waste and tyre amnesty is...

Poppy Appeal/Apêl y Pabi 2017  

Poppy Appeal 2017   Carmarthenshire County Council’s Chairman is urging local residents to back the British Legion Poppy Appeal.   Chair Cllr Irfon Jones is supporting the 2017...

Fortunes starting to turn for Llanelli and Ammanford | Mae’r rhod...

Fortunes starting to turn for Llanelli and Ammanford   GOOD things are to come for shoppers and businesses in Llanelli and Ammanford town centres, says the...

Amman Valley Net.Works Christmas Fairs/ Kidwelly Net.Works Christmas Fair

Here’s 2 events for you: https://www.facebook.com/events/506183846440751 https://www.facebook.com/events/381322592283880

A Local Bus Service For Local Needs

Sean Rees, Llanelli Town Councillor for Glanymor Ward recently attended a public meeting to request that consideration be given to the provision of a...

Investment in Ysgol Pontyberem

The first sod has been cut to mark the start of a £4million investment in Ysgol Pontyberem.   Work is being jointly funded by Carmarthenshire County...

Cruelty Watch Files Complaint Against Suspected Unlicensed Puppy Farm In Llanelli

Date: 01 October 2017 LONDON, UK – An animal welfare organisation, Cruelty Watch, has filed a complaint against a suspected unlicensed pet...

Council launches new corporate plan

Neath Port Talbot Council has published its new corporate plan which sets out the way in which it aims to improve the services it...

9 in 10 people in Pembrokeshire & Carmarthenshire believe loneliness in...

• 9 in 10 people in Pembrokeshire & Carmarthenshire believe loneliness in older age is now ‘more likely than ever’ • Two-thirds of people in...

Bynea Cycle Track

Cycle Track problems in Bynea raised by Community Councillor, Ian Wooldridge. After being contacted by a number of residents in Bynea Ward, Ian Wooldridge, Llanelli...

Demolition complete at the former Glan Afan School Site/Gwaith dymchwel ar...

A site visit to mark the completion of demolition work and the start of a major housing and commercial development took place this week...
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