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  • Petition against parking charges on Barry Island set up by worried traders

    Petition against parking charges on Barry Island set up by worried traders

    By Dan Moffat Traders on Barry Island who are worried about the impact that proposed parking charges could have on business have created a

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    Welsh Water set to start on £2.5 million investment in Barry

    Welsh Water set to start on £2.5 million investment in Barry

    Welsh Assembly announces programme of events to mark 20 Years of Devolution

    Welsh Assembly announces programme of events to mark 20 Years of Devolution

    New community hub for Rhoose is looking for the support of the local area

    More support and guidance should be available to patients using prescription drugs

    More support and guidance should be available to patients using prescription drugs

    Three Russian sailors missing in Channel found safe after coming ashore in Barry

    Police appeal for information after convenience store robbery

    Police appeal for information after convenience store robbery

    Labour candidate for Barry by-election revealed

    Labour candidate for Barry by-election revealed

    £118,000 awarded to community venues across the Vale

    £118,000 awarded to community venues across the Vale

    Vale Council leader announces cabinet shake-up

    Vale Council leader announces cabinet shake-up

    Barry gymnastics club named as one of the first winners in a new one million pound campaign

    Barry gymnastics club named as one of the first winners in a new one million pound campaign

    Welsh public invited to celebrate Wales’s triumphant Six Nations at the Senedd on Monday

    Welsh public invited to celebrate Wales’s triumphant Six Nations at the Senedd on Monday

    Barry Island development site put on show to international investors in Cannes

    Barry Island development site put on show to international investors in Cannes

    Police Youth Volunteers rub shoulders with rugby star at High Sheriff Awards

    Police Youth Volunteers rub shoulders with rugby star at High Sheriff Awards

    Work has begun on a £3.5 million project at Brecon Court in Barry

    Work has begun on a £3.5 million project at Brecon Court in Barry

    New candidate for Barry by-election revealed

    New candidate for Barry by-election revealed

    Barry Town Council & Local Traders urge residents to Shop Local

    Barry Town Council & Local Traders urge residents to Shop Local

    Marked sports pitches not included in new Dog Restrictions

    Marked sports pitches not included in new Dog Restrictions

    A committee has revealed slow leadership on electric cars from the Welsh Government

    First plans unveiled for new Pencoedtre High School as contractor appointed

    First plans unveiled for new Pencoedtre High School as contractor appointed

    Cardiff and Vale College announce ambitious plans for two new campus in the Vale

    Cardiff and Vale College announce ambitious plans for two new campus in the Vale

    New Parking Policy Proposed for the Vale of Glamorgan

    New Parking Policy Proposed for the Vale of Glamorgan

    Friends of Barry teenager who died from Cystic Fibrosis pledge to fund memorial bench

    Friends of Barry teenager who died from Cystic Fibrosis pledge to fund memorial bench

    Waitrose to close Barry store

    Waitrose to close Barry store

    Two women arrested for possession of drugs during Police raids in Barry

    Two women arrested for possession of drugs during Police raids in Barry

    Vale Council to create wildflower areas along Marine Drive

    Vale Council to create wildflower areas along Marine Drive

    Silver Star DIY to cease trading after 127 years in Barry

    Silver Star DIY to cease trading after 127 years in Barry

    YMCA Barry Gymnastics Success at Welsh Championships

    YMCA Barry Gymnastics Success at Welsh Championships

    Wenvoe Castle selected to host first We Love Golf event

    Wenvoe Castle selected to host first We Love Golf event

    Two males taken to hospital with minor injuries after RTC on Cardiff Rd, Dinas Powys

    Two males taken to hospital with minor injuries after RTC on Cardiff Rd, Dinas Powys

    Search for dog owner after Penarth cliff edge ordeal

    Search for dog owner after Penarth cliff edge ordeal

    Cowbridge strawberries ‘first in UK this year’ claims Aldi

    Cowbridge strawberries ‘first in UK this year’ claims Aldi

    Do you have an idea for a group or charity that would benefit local people?

    Do you have an idea for a group or charity that would benefit local people?

    Council prosecutes SA Brain after fall leaves man with serious injuries

    Ton up for Warburton’s big year as testimonial charity fund for NSPCC tops £100,000

    Ton up for Warburton’s big year as testimonial charity fund for NSPCC tops £100,000

    Welsh goods exports spurred by state-of-the-art manufacturing infrastructure

    Welsh goods exports spurred by state-of-the-art manufacturing infrastructure

    Cardiff and Vale Health Board beds will be blossoming at RHS Cardiff

    Cardiff and Vale Health Board beds will be blossoming at RHS Cardiff

    Barry Law Firm a Success at ‘Modern Law Awards’

    Barry Law Firm a Success at ‘Modern Law Awards’

    Flybe Boost to 2019 Summer Schedule from Cardiff

    Flybe Boost to 2019 Summer Schedule from Cardiff

    Vale Council attend Master Mariner Meeting

    Vale Council attend Master Mariner Meeting

    Vale Mayor attends first Welsh Veterans Awards Launch

    Vale Mayor attends first Welsh Veterans Awards Launch

    Appeal for information following burglary at Clemwood Stores, Barryc

    Appeal for information following burglary at Clemwood Stores, Barryc

    Police Appeal for witnesses after Collision on Barry Road in Penarth

    Police Appeal for witnesses after Collision on Barry Road in Penarth

    Fair Trade Footballs Help Barry Town Pan Disability Football Festival

    Fair Trade Footballs Help Barry Town Pan Disability Football Festival

    Conservative AM wins Rhoose by-election and promises to save rural school

    Conservative AM wins Rhoose by-election and promises to save rural school

    Police remind residents to be vigilant following recent thefts of cars in Barry.

    Police remind residents to be vigilant following recent thefts of cars in Barry.

    Wounded Veterans Encouraged to Start Recovery Journey in Wales

    Wounded Veterans Encouraged to Start Recovery Journey in Wales

    Wales’ women’s Hockey coach names his side ahead of French Test series

    Wales’ women’s Hockey coach names his side ahead of French Test series

    Vale of Glamorgan Council proposes 4.9% increase in Council Tax to help bridge funding gap

    Vale of Glamorgan Council proposes 4.9% increase in Council Tax to help bridge funding gap

    Police issue appeal after Broad Street assault

    Police issue appeal after Broad Street assault