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Barry MP renews call for St Athan station

Posted: 16.09.21 by Ellyn Wright Local News



Local MP Alun Cairns has renewed his calls for a St Athan train station following the news that a feasibility study for the prospective station has be...

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Vale council quashes decision on Model Farm development after legal issues emerge

Posted: 14.09.21 by Alex Seabrook - Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



Vale of Glamorgan council has quashed its decision to grant planning permission for a business park at Model Farm. Legal issues have emerged around...

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Anger over Dropped Kerbs: Vale MP Meets with Residents to Support

Posted: 08.09.21 by Ellyn Wright Local News



Residents across Barry and the Vale are furious with the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s approach to the issue of dropped kerbs. The Vale Counci...

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Barry biomass burner threatened with closure after Vale council finds ‘discrepancies’

Posted: 02.09.21 by Alex Seabrook - Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



A biomass burner in Barry is facing enforcement action after “a number of discrepancies” were found with its plans. Vale of Glamorgan c...

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Barry primary school wins funding for new resources

Posted: 23.08.21 by Sean Wozencroft Local News



A Barry primary school has been handed a cash boost to help replace important learning resources including books and pens. Gladstone Primary School...

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Barry: New Community Speed Watch For East Aberthaw

Posted: 20.08.21 by East Aberthaw Community Local News



A new Community Speed Watch group is operating in East Aberthaw, following concerns from residents about excessive speeding and dangerous driving. ...

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‘Public uproar’ at plans to concrete over family farm to build business park

Posted: 13.08.21 by Alex Seabrook - Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



Campaigners are fighting to save a family farm east of Cardiff Airport from turning into a 45-acre business park. The Jenkins family were asked to ...

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Valeways adds a Stress Buster to its healthy walking programme

Posted: 11.08.21 by Alan Simmonds Local News



Many recent scientific reports have proven the link of regular walking with benefits to physical and mental health. And the good news is that it doesn...

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Calls to protect Barry’s heritage as two historical churches could be knocked down

Posted: 11.08.21 by Alex Seabrook - Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



Developers have applied for planning permission to demolish two historical churches in Barry prompting calls to protect the town’s architectural...

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Barry defib campaign takes one step forward

Posted: 09.08.21 by Ellyn Wright Local News



Local sports leaders met with MP Alun Cairns last week to discuss plans to rollout defibrillators to sports facilities across the Vale of Glamorgan. T...

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