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Llanelli, UK
Monday, June 18, 2018

Anglesey and Gwynedd young carers celebrate Carers Week

Anglesey and Gwynedd Young Carers have marked Carers Week (11-17 June) with awareness raising sessions and joining a series of carers walks that took...

Watch student racing car winners go head-to-head following the Grand Prix

WATCH STUDENT RACING CAR WINNERS GO HEAD-TO-HEAD FOLLOWING THE GRAND PRIX To mark the 20th anniversary of Formula Student, the student engineering design event run...

£640,000 funding pot to support community projects/Cronfaariangwerth £640,000 i gefnogiprosiectaucymunedol

Neath Port Talbot Council is to launch a Members’ Community Fund whichwill see up to £640,000 over the next two years invested into local...

A hundred new pupil spaces for Ysgol Gorslas | Cant o...

THE capacity of Gorslas Primary School will increase by more than 25 per cent to meet the demand for school places and Welsh language...

Councillors call for integrated health care model

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council will ask Welsh Government to facilitate the creation of an integrated social model for health and care throughout the Hywel Dda...

KICKING MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEMS INTO TOUCH

CETMA’s football team for 16+ males in Llanelli has been running training sessions for the last few weeks and is making a positive impact. The...

Adoptive dad celebrates first Father’s Day / Tad mabwysiadol yn dathlu...

Adoptive dad celebrates first Father’s Day   THIS Sunday families across the county will be marking Father’s Day, but it’s not only birth fathers who will...

Part time nursery places now open for Ysgol Parc y Tywyn/...

Part time nursery places now open for Ysgol Parc y Tywyn   PARENTS have until July 31 to apply for part time places at a new...

Midsummer Concert – Cyngerdd Canol Haf

Water way to spend a summer evening!   Symphonica Tywi will be celebrating the ‘Year of the Sea’ in their annual midsummer concert at the National...

Parents punished over children’s poor attendance/Cosbi rhieni am bresenoldeb gwael plant

Parents punished over children’s poor attendance FOUR sets of parents from Carmarthenshire have been punished over their children’s poor school attendance. If a child of compulsory...

Annual grass cutting underway/Gwaith blynyddol o dorri’r borfa yn dechrau

Annual grass cutting underway WORK has started on cutting more than 6,000km of grass verges adjacent to the main highways in the rural and inter...

Consultation on violence and abuse strategy/Ymgynghori ar strategaeth trais a chamdriniaeth

Consultation on violence and abuse strategy Authorities in the mid and west Wales region are seeking input into their new strategy on tackling violence against...

Llanelli fly infestation latest update

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council’s environmental health team has now handed over responsibility over the source of Llanelli’s fly infestation to Natural Resources Wales (NRW). NRW is...

Youth honoured for more than 500 hours volunteering / Tystysgrif 500...

Youth honoured for more than 500 hours volunteering   A YOUNG person from Garnant has become the first in the county to be honoured for...

Wales Wildflower Weekend – Penwythnos Blodau Gwyllt Cymru

Go Wild in the Garden   Wonderful wildflowers will be celebrated with two days of special events at the National Botanic Garden of Wales this weekend...

Wales bucks the house value trend

It seems that while house prices stagnate or fall around the UK, in one part of the country, the housing boom is still in...

Events Support Fund/

CARMARTHENSHIRE County Council has launched the first round of its Events Support Fund by supporting 14 events across the county. Events ranging from a Promotion...

Probable source of Llanelli fly infestation identified

THE most likely source of the fly infestation in southern parts of Llanelli has been found. Carmarthenshire County Council’s environmental health officers, working with independent...

Pembrey chosen to host Tour of Britain opening/Dewis Pen-bre i gynnal...

Pembrey chosen to host Tour of Britain opening   PEMBREY Country Park has been announced as the official location for the “Grand Depart” (start) of the...

‘trespasser’ is the top word in Wales revealed by OUP &...

Plastic revealed as Children’s Word of the Year by Oxford University Press for BBC Radio 2 Chris Evans Breakfast Show’s 500 Words Analysis by Oxford...

New school uniform grant for low income families | Grant newydd...

New school uniform grant for low income families   LOW income families in Carmarthenshire will be supported by the council to buy secondary school uniforms for...

New cycling strategy for Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire’s ambition to become the ‘cycling hub of Wales’ has stepped up a gear following the approval of a new cycling strategy for the...

Bird of prey centre: now open – Canolfan Adar Ysglyfaethus Prydain

It is more than 200 years since golden eagles were a common sight in Wales. But they are making a comeback at the National...

Labour Calls For More Services For Amman & Gwendraeth Valleys

Labour Councillors in Carmarthenshire are calling for the Amman and Gwendraeth Valleys to have their own Minor Injuries Unit, as the debate over the...

Reduced rates agreed for Carmarthenshire businesses | Cytuno ar ardrethi is...

Reduced rates agreed for Carmarthenshire businesses   AROUND 600 businesses are set to benefit from a £170,000 rate relief package following a decision by Carmarthenshire...

Additional resources allocated to address fly issue

ADDITIONAL resources have been put in place by Carmarthenshire County Council to try and solve the fly situation affecting parts of Llanelli. Staff are on...

LLANELLI LGBTQ+ DAY INSPIRES BUSINESSES

CETMA’s Llanelli LGBTQ+ Day is inspiring business to commit to making the local LGBTQ+ population’s lives better! The event, now in its fourth year sees...

LGBTQ+ DAY MUSIC LINE UP

The Musical line up for this year’s Llanelli LGBTQ+ Day is bigger and better than before! This year, the event will take place in...

STILL TIME TO SIGN UP!

There’s still some time left to sign up to CETMA’s Adult Learners Week 2018 courses! The courses are being held in the CETMA Business Centre...

NHS staff thanked for keeping fragile rotas filled

NHS staff in Hywel Dda University Health Board were thanked by Board members today for their efforts, whether frontline or support, to maintain services...

Return of Tenant 2 Tenant awards/Gwobrau Tenant i Denant yn dychwelyd

Return of Tenant 2 Tenant awards THE prestigious Tenant 2 Tenant awards are returning this year. The awards are all about shining a light on the...

Search for Trustee chief – Helfa’r Ardd am gadeirydd newydd yr...

The National Botanic Garden of Wales has begun the search for a new chair of the board of trustees with the news that current...

Llanelli flies update/Y wybodaeth ddiweddaraf am y clêr yn Llanelli

Llanelli flies update   COUNCIL officers are continuing their investigations to find the source of a fly problem in parts of Llanelli. A sample has been tested...

6th annual charity cycle, 2 Wish on 2 Wheels – June...

On Friday June 1st, bereavement support charity 2 Wish Upon A Star will be holding its 6th annual charity cycle, 2 Wish on 2...

Businessman used aggressive behaviour to his customers

Businessman used aggressive behaviour to his customers Using aggressive behaviour to his customers and carrying out shoddy work has landed one Llanelli businessman with a...

Family Fostering Partners are proud to be supporting the Llanelli LGBT Day 2018 on August the 4th. As a local independent fostering agency, we...

Council officers working to identify fly mystery/Swyddogion Cyngor yn ceisio canfod...

Council officers working to identify fly mystery Council officers are pulling out all the stops to uncover the source of a fly problem in parts...

Hooray for volunteers – Canmol Gwirfoddolwyr

In praise of volunteers   Calling all volunteers in Carmarthenshire! It is your Special Day on Wednesday June 6 which means FREE entry for you at...

Car dealer is honoured with British Empire Medal/Gwerthwr ceir yn cael...

Car dealer is honoured with British Empire Medal A Kidwelly businessman has been honoured with a British Empire Medal for his charity, sport and education...

CEREDIGION WOMEN IN WOMENSPIRE FINALS

INSPIRING WOMEN TO BE CELEBRATED AT CHWARAE TEG AWARDS CEREMONY   Women from Ceredigion will be travelling to Cardiff on Tuesday 5th June as finalists of...

Carmarthenshire and Newport to host opening stage of Tour of Britain...

Carmarthenshire and Newport to host opening stage of Tour of Britain https://vimeo.com/271892338 THE 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain will begin in South Wales for the...

Views sought on draft Welsh Language Promotional Strategy/Ceisio barn ar strategaeth...

Neath Port Talbot Council is asking for views on a draft strategy that has been developed to help promote theWelsh language, with the aim...

Carmarthenshire heart failure service shortlisted in British Heart Foundation’s prestigious awards

CARMARTHENSHIRE HEART FAILURE SERVICE SHORTLISTED IN BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION’S PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS   A team providing care and support to patients with heart failure, and their carers...

SILK CITY

  Diplo And Mark Ronson Unveil Collaborative Project "Only Can Get Better" Impacts July 20th Making Live Debut June 2 At Governors Ball In New York Headline Bestival In August Diplo and Mark Ronson premiere...

First young carer storybook to be launched by Bridgend Young Carers

Action for Children’s Bridgend Young Carers are to launch their storybook, ‘The Bear Who Struggled to Care’, at a special ceremony at Bridgend Carers...

A Local Bus Service For Local Needs

A Local Bus Service For Local Needs... A Llanelli Town Councillor, Sean Rees has been out working with the local community by calling...

Noise Action Week/Wythnos Atal Sŵn

Noise Action Week   COUNCIL environmental health officers will be out and about in the county raising awareness of excessive dog barking as part of Noise...

Carms teen to debate in House of Commons/Llanc yn cynrychioli Sir...

Carms teen to debate in House of Commons   AN Ammanford teenager will be representing Carmarthenshire at the House of Commons later this year. Thomas Vaughan-Jones, aged...

New charging points to meet demand/Pwyntiau gwefru newydd i ateb y...

New charging points to meet demand More charging points have been installed in Carmarthenshire for electric cars. Mart Car Park in Newcastle Emlyn and St Peter’s...

Young photographer gets chosen for House of Vans

Georgia Davies, a Trinity student from Aberaeron has been selected for a prestigious competition! Her pictures were chosen by Palm Studios from hundreds entered worldwide...
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