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Skydiving to raise money for the MS Trust

Llangadog dad completes skydive to raise funds for MS charity that helped his wife and family

On 27 June, 15 MS Trust supporters faced their fears and completed tandem skydives, all to raise money for the MS Trust. The group have...

Keeley Morgan

Loud Applause Rising Stars are shining brightly

Llanelli concert promoter Cerith Owens is seeing his mission to foster South Wales talent go from strength to strength, The talented...

Brand New B737-800 Joins Aeroflot Fleet (PRNewsFoto/Aeroflot)

Brand New B737-800 Joins Aeroflot Fleet

Aeroflot took delivery of its 10th B737-800 Next Generation aircraft made by Boeing. The plane is named in honour of Sergey Ozhegov, a...

Travita named winner at Sabre's #DestinationHack in London

Travita named winner at Sabre’s #DestinationHack in London

App linking business travellers to charities wins challenge to build technology that transforms travel Twenty-four hours of intense...

Connect With Carwyn

Got a burning question for the Welsh Government? Why not come along to a Carwyn Connect event

Got a burning question for the Welsh Government? Are there issues affecting your community that you want to discuss? Have you got a...

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Welsh Government announces Wales Tunisian Support Line

The Welsh Government has announced the creation of a special dedicated support line to help those returning home from the recent terror...

End of an era beckons for Port Talbot Police Station

End of an era beckons for Port Talbot Police Station

It will soon be the end of an era for Port Talbot Police Station which is due to close to make way for new town centre development. To mark...

Headteacher, Michael Davies, is pictured with Serena Davies and Grace Stangroome and the awards.

Ysgol y Preseli wins digital accolades

Ysgol y Preseli in Crymych has scooped three awards for its modern use of digital technologies. At the National Digital Learning Event in...

Pictured visiting the Council chamber are pupils (back row) Aaron Cross, Zara Pearce, Leon Humphrey, Poppy Ferguson-Walker, Meghan Williams, Ella Tanner (front row) Jack Reohorn, Mille James, Rachael Simpkins, Rhys Nicholas, and Molly Belt with Cllr Wynne Evans, LSA Caroline Ellis, deputy headteacher Sarah Arthur, and Cllr David Simpson, member for Lampeter Velfrey.

Pupils tour county hall!

Children from Tavernspite and Templeton primary schools recently enjoyed a tour of Pembrokeshire County Council’s County Hall with...

Pictured with pupils Noah, Hannah, Iwan, Megan, Jasmine, James and Edward are teacher Michael Scale, Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship co-ordinator and Janie Pridham, Sustainable Schools Officer.

Acorn award for Tenby juniors!

Tenby Junior School has become the fourth school in Pembrokeshire to achieve a Sustainable Schools Acorn Award. The primary joined a select...

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School response to fire praised

The prompt evacuation of Pennar Community School after a small fire in a classroom yesterday morning (Wednesday) has been praised by the...

The Coalition Group's Beryl Noyce (pictured third from left) presents a cheque to Pembrokeshire Youth Bank member, Bryani Kelly outside County Hall, Haverfordwest. With them, from the left, are: Dayle Gibby (youth engagement worker); Steve Davis (Pembrokeshire Youth service manager); Rose Davis (Children and Young People's Rights officer) and Lee Hind (PAVS).

Sponsorships available for disabled young people

Disabled young people in Pembrokeshire who want to get involved in sport or music will now have more opportunities to achieve their goal....

Pictured with Jenny Hart, Domestic Abuse Coordinator for Pembrokeshire, are members of the team at Hafan Cymru; Shevaughn Williams, Helen Williams, Necia Lewis County Manager (receiving the cheque) Emma Stott and Natalie Badham.

Freedom programme funding welcomed

A programme which helps women in Pembrokeshire who have suffered domestic abuse to rebuild their lives has been supported by funding from...

David Llewellyn, Archivist for Outreach and Education.

Discovering culture, history and heritage

Historians from the Llanteg and Amroth areas have discovered more about the culture, history and heritage of their localities in a...

Amelia is platinum ambassador!

Amelia is platinum ambassador!

Sixteen-year-old Amelia Davies from Fishguard has just become a Platinum Hockey Young Ambassador – one of only two in Wales. The...

Enjoying a session of wheelchair rugby at the Disability insport Festival at Haverfordwest Leisure Centre.

New disability sport festival praised

A new festival showcasing the range of sports available in Pembrokeshire for children and adults with disabilities has been hailed a great...

A local company is celebrating 10 years of business in Loughor along with creating 15 jobs at its new Hendy plant.

COMPANY CELEBRATES 10 YEARS TRADING & NEW EXPANSION

A local company is celebrating 10 years of business in Loughor along with creating 15 jobs at its new Hendy plant. Ben Hughes Engineering...

NEW WELSH MEDIUM SCHOOL FOR BURRY PORT & PEMBREY

NEW WELSH MEDIUM SCHOOL FOR BURRY PORT & PEMBREY

A new £12million Welsh medium primary school is being built to replace the current Ysgol Parc y Tywyn. Plans are now in hand to start work...

Children’s Commissioner for Wales Sally Holland opens the Pupil Action Conference at Baglan Community Church Centre.

Neath Port Talbot, Pupil Action Conference 2015

Pupil power was on the agenda last week as representatives from nine Neath Port Talbot secondary schools came together to discuss the...

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Swansea schools celebrate children’s rights success

Children and young people will gather at the Liberty Stadium this week to celebrate Swansea leading the way in children’s rights....

Air show

Giant tanks and trucks to feature in Swansea Airshow

TANKS and specialist military support vehicles will be parked up on the promenade during the Wales National Airshow. Expert British Army,...

Swans Star Leon Britton

Record nominations for the High 5 awards for inspirational children

Record numbers of children and young people from Swansea have been nominated for honours in awards which seek to recognise the unsung stars...

More council IT upgrades this week

Deckchairs at the ready for Friday night opera in Castle Square

Opera fans are in for a treat with the screening of live world-class opera direct to deckchairs in Castle Square on Friday night. Royal...

Wales replaces the axed UK Independent Living Fund

Wales replaces the axed UK Independent Living Fund

A new £20m fund to support more than 1,600 disabled people in Wales with their care needs comes into operation today, following the...

Transport Minister outlines Metro Phase Two plans

Transport Minister outlines Metro Phase Two plans

Work on delivery of the next phase of a modern, high-quality public transport Metro system for south east Wales could begin as early as...

Minister accepts ‘Successful Futures’ recommendations in full

Minister accepts ‘Successful Futures’ recommendations in full

Education Minister, Huw Lewis has announced the Welsh Government will accept all 68 recommendations in “Successful Futures”, Professor...

Minister unveils details of £7.6m for young people’s mental health services

Minister unveils details of £7.6m for young people’s mental health services

An extra £7.6m will be invested every year in child and adolescent mental health services in Wales to ensure young people receive the...

Minister unveils details of £7.6m for young people’s mental health services

Minister announces plans for a smooth transition to Welsh taxes

The Finance and Government Business Minister Jane Hutt has today announced that the new Welsh Revenue Authority will be working with HMRC...

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Advisors appointed to develop plans £200m North East Wales road improvements

Technical advisors have been appointed to develop options for the £200m Welsh Government road improvements in North East Wales that will...

National Resources Minister Carl Sergeant

£22m of funding for Environment and Sustainable Development organisations in Wales

The Minister for Natural Resources, Carl Sargeant, has today announced the organisations who will share £21.875m of Welsh Government core...