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  • Centenarians receive pampering session from Cardiff and Vale College pupils

    Centenarians receive pampering session from Cardiff and Vale College pupils

    The Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Residential Services team recently organised for a group of elderly residents to receive complementary pampering sessions from local students.

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    Spring has sprung at Amelia Trust Farm and this half term to celebrate their very popular Spring Fair is back! 

    Spring has sprung at Amelia Trust Farm and this half term to celebrate their very popular Spring Fair is back! 

    Sustainable steam trials on the Barry Tourist Railway

    Sustainable steam trials on the Barry Tourist Railway

    Three Barry men appear in court in connection with a robbery

    Three Barry men appear in court in connection with a robbery

    Vale MP Launches Inaugural Dementa Friends Coffee Morning

    Vale MP Launches Inaugural Dementa Friends Coffee Morning

    Barry Island Weekenders return for 2019

    Barry Island Weekenders return for 2019

    Community celebrates 25th Anniversary with Knights

    Community celebrates 25th Anniversary with Knights

    DIAG says Welsh Government statement on Biomass No2. UK Ltd. is “deliberately unclear”

    DIAG says Welsh Government statement on Biomass No2. UK Ltd. is “deliberately unclear”

    “No difference in voting Labour or Conservative” says Plaid Councillor with coalition imminent

    “No difference in voting Labour or Conservative” says Plaid Councillor with coalition imminent

    Arrests made following disturbance in Everard Street, Barry

    Arrests made following disturbance in Everard Street, Barry

    Call for Cowbridge residents to register for Clare Garden Village affordable homes

    Call for Cowbridge residents to register for Clare Garden Village affordable homes

    Vale AM welcomes statement from ministers regarding EIA at Barry Biomass UK No.2 Ltd

    Vale AM welcomes statement from ministers regarding EIA at Barry Biomass UK No.2 Ltd

    YMCA Barry gymnast qualify to represent Wales at the British Elite Grade championships

    YMCA Barry gymnast qualify to represent Wales at the British Elite Grade championships

    Vale Council could be led by a coalition

    Vale Council could be led by a coalition

    Vale Mayor presents Mayor Foundation Cheque to Cardiff and District Raynet

    Vale Mayor presents Mayor Foundation Cheque to Cardiff and District Raynet

    Officers urge public to be cautious after Penarth couple loose £10,000 to fraudsters

    Officers urge public to be cautious after Penarth couple loose £10,000 to fraudsters

    Pod Pushers and Choose Life crowned winners at Cardiff Bay Bed Push

    Pod Pushers and Choose Life crowned winners at Cardiff Bay Bed Push

    Developers of new Barry school giving back to the community

    Developers of new Barry school giving back to the community

    Actions of Bridgend and Vale Police officers and staff recognised at divisional policing awards

    Actions of Bridgend and Vale Police officers and staff recognised at divisional policing awards

    Llantwit residents fight back against “destructive” development plans

    Llantwit residents fight back against “destructive” development plans

    Council Leader attends launch event for Road Safety Investment Schemes

    On Your Bike for Barnardo’s proves to be a family affair

    On Your Bike for Barnardo’s proves to be a family affair

    Barry Waterfront Community Residents Association call for urgent action on road safety issues

    Who is standing in the European Elections?

    Who is standing in the European Elections?

    Residents call for the permit granted to the Icinerator on Barry Dock to be revoked

    Residents call for the permit granted to the Icinerator on Barry Dock to be revoked

    New Conservative Group leader unveils plan for the Vale of Glamorgan

    New Conservative Group leader unveils plan for the Vale of Glamorgan

    Vale students selected for Yale and Harvard Summer Programmes

    Vale students selected for Yale and Harvard Summer Programmes

    Barry Island traders urge new Council leaders to scrap parking policy

    Barry Island traders urge new Council leaders to scrap parking policy

    Police appeal for information following assault in Dinas Powys

    Police appeal for information following assault in Dinas Powys

    Road user experience delays following Burst Main near Waycock Cross

    Road user experience delays following Burst Main near Waycock Cross

    Householders in Vale of Glamorgan urged not to fall foul of new regulations by checking who is taking their waste

    Householders in Vale of Glamorgan urged not to fall foul of new regulations by checking who is taking their waste

    On Your Bike for Barnardo’s is back for 2019!

    Bro Radio says “Shwmae” to Welsh learners

    Bro Radio says “Shwmae” to Welsh learners

    Vale of Glamorgan Council launches veteran advice service

    Vale of Glamorgan Council launches veteran advice service

    St Nicholas Primary School pupils create a song to highlight the impact of palm oil

    St Nicholas Primary School pupils create a song to highlight the impact of palm oil

    More police patrols announced for Barry Island after anti-social behaviour

    More police patrols announced for Barry Island after anti-social behaviour

    Red Hot Chilli Pippers play Cardiff’s Tramshed on Saturday 18th May

    Red Hot Chilli Pippers play Cardiff’s Tramshed on Saturday 18th May

    AM celebrates 20 years representing the Vale of Glamorgan

    AM celebrates 20 years representing the Vale of Glamorgan

    Tree planting will reduce pollution for local school says Barry Action for Nature

    Tree planting will reduce pollution for local school says Barry Action for Nature

    Knights Estate Agents celebrates 25th anniversary in Barry

    Knights Estate Agents celebrates 25th anniversary in Barry

    RNIB Cymru set to hold music workshop for people with sight loss

    Almost a quarter of bank branches in Wales have closed over 10 years – National Assembly Committee launches inquiry

    Two Vale of Glamorgan teahcers nominated for National Awards

    Two Vale of Glamorgan teahcers nominated for National Awards

    GVS launches new fund to support Older People in the Vale –

    State of the art drinking fountains to be installed across the Vale of Glamorgan

    State of the art drinking fountains to be installed across the Vale of Glamorgan

    Jehu group hold open day at Vale Council housing development

    Residents urged to register to vote in upcoming European Parliment Election

    Enjoy history, science and technology at South Wales Aviation Museum this Bank Holiday weekend

    Vale Council leader says he will step down instead of facing no confidence vote

    Vale Council leader says he will step down instead of facing no confidence vote

    Vale of Glamorgan Council leader could be challenged as head of the local authority

    Vale of Glamorgan Council leader could be challenged as head of the local authority