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  • Body found in the sea at Whitmore Bay, Barry Island

    A woman’s body has been found in the sea at Barry Island. Police confirmed that they were called to Whitmore Bay at 9:25am this

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    Talks organised to raise awareness of Human Trafficing in the Vale of Glamorgan

    Talks organised to raise awareness of Human Trafficing in the Vale of Glamorgan

    Barry Island 10K returns after summer success!

    Barry Island 10K returns after summer success!

    Vale Council says underfunded pay award equivalent to £1.8m cut to schools budgets

    Local Councils call to arms for Barry Town Centre Traders

    Drivers in Wales urged to be ‘Bike Smart’ as those on two wheels account for more than a third of deaths on nation’s roads

    Remembrance exhibition opens at Barry’s Art Central Gallery

    Remembrance exhibition opens at Barry’s Art Central Gallery

    Sleep Out to end homelessness in Wales

    Sleep Out to end homelessness in Wales

    A Barry man is set to share his birthday celebrations with Prince Charles

    A Barry man is set to share his birthday celebrations with Prince Charles

    Vale residents warned over fake charity collectors

    South Wales Freemasons donation to Wales Air Ambulance reach £2.3 million

    South Wales Freemasons donation to Wales Air Ambulance reach £2.3 million

    Living memorial to Barry’s fallen unveiled

    Living memorial to Barry’s fallen unveiled

    Marie Curie launches Bereavement café to bring people together

    Marie Curie launches Bereavement café to bring people together

    Warnings issues over Welsh Water and Environmental Health scams in the Vale of Glamorgan

    Ruth Jones makes anticipated return to the stage in The Nightingales

    Ruth Jones makes anticipated return to the stage in The Nightingales

    Police appeal for information after death of man in Penarth

    Police appeal for information after death of man in Penarth

    Man found dead on Penarth Beach

    Man found dead on Penarth Beach

    Swan saved in RSPCA port rescue

    Swan saved in RSPCA port rescue

    Council teams up with local volunteers to make every child’s Christmas special

    Council teams up with local volunteers to make every child’s Christmas special

    Vale of Glamorgan Christmas Events

    Vale of Glamorgan Christmas Events

    O’shea’s Fish and chip shop set to open on Christmas day for those in need

    O’shea’s Fish and chip shop set to open on Christmas day for those in need

    Why you can’t ‘bury your head in the sand’ when it comes to Universal Credit

    Why you can’t ‘bury your head in the sand’ when it comes to Universal Credit

    Listen Again – Barry Island Fireworks Fiesta

    Listen Again – Barry Island Fireworks Fiesta

    Gethin Jenkins to retire from rugby after Zebre clash

    RSPCA Cymru tips for ‘petrified pets’ at Halloween

    Welsh Water pays £7 million to support over 100,000 customers struggling to pay water bills

    Research reveals that six in ten Welsh parents have no will

    Vale of Glamorgan Brass Band president to retire

    South Wales Police investigate sudden death on Southerndown Cliffs

    South Wales Police investigate sudden death on Southerndown Cliffs

    Marie Curie Counts on Collection Volunteers this Christmas

    Vale Homes celebrates Barry Bike Club success At Ty Iolo Play Area

    Vale Homes celebrates Barry Bike Club success At Ty Iolo Play Area

    Supporters conquer the coals in aid of Marie Curie

    Supporters conquer the coals in aid of Marie Curie

    Vale Mayor officially opens Youth Ambassador Training

    Vale Mayor officially opens Youth Ambassador Training

    Police Incident – Holton Road, Barry

    Local school children gather to lay 100 wreaths at Barry Cenotaph

    Dinas Powys remembers its Village Heroes

    Dinas Powys remembers its Village Heroes

    Listen Again – Indycube Business Show

    Listen Again – Indycube Business Show

    GP Triage service to be piloted in the Vale of Glamorgan

    More than 150 schools in Wales to become compassionate classes

    Cinema screening at the Memo marking the centenary of the end of the First World War

    Cinema screening at the Memo marking the centenary of the end of the First World War

    Housebuilder Persimmon says “Why rent when you can buy in Barry?”

    Three men sentenced for drug offences in Penarth

    Barry hotel plans to give away free Wedding to a deserving local couple

    Barry hotel plans to give away free Wedding to a deserving local couple

    Driving instructors come together to support Big Learner Relay for Children in Need

    Driving instructors come together to support Big Learner Relay for Children in Need

    Gull’s feet entangled by wire as RSPCA issues litter warning

    Gull’s feet entangled by wire as RSPCA issues litter warning

    Peter and Avril Griffiths jailed for grooming and raping three teenage girls

    Council leader voices strong opposition to Welsh Government funding cuts

    Council leader voices strong opposition to Welsh Government funding cuts

    RSPCA’s Generation Kind aims to create ‘compassionate, caring Wales’

    RSPCA’s Generation Kind aims to create ‘compassionate, caring Wales’

    Road closures planned as construction of the new Five Mile Lane continues

    Road closures planned as construction of the new Five Mile Lane continues

    Vale Residents Urged to Avoid the Christmas Debt Trap

    Vale Residents Urged to Avoid the Christmas Debt Trap