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Update on the expansion of Ysgol Sant Baruc - 07/07/2020

The Council's Cabinet formally agreed the proposal to provide additional school places to meet the future demand for Welsh Medium education by expanding Ysgol Sant Baruc from 210 places to 420 places from September 2021 on 29 July 2019.

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council takes action to prevent unacceptable mass gatherings at coastal resorts and car parks - 03/07/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has taken many steps in coastal areas over recent weeks to respond to the coronavirus pandemic and protect the public from the spread of the virus. However, the easing of lockdown has seen a significant increase in visitors to the Vale of Glamorgan's coastal locations.

 


June 2020


Libraries offer 'Click and Collect' service - 30/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Council-run libraries are now offering a click and collect service allowing members to borrow books, audiobooks and DVDs.

 

Statement on Antisocial Behaviour at Barry Island - 26/06/2020

Statements from the Leader and Managing Director of the Council on antisocial behavior at Barry Island

 

Ogmore Beach Statements - 26/06/2020

Statements from Neil Moore, Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council and Rob Thomas, Managing Director.

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council helps light the way to Barry shops - 26/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has helped establish a new lighting installation within the railway tunnel between Broad Street and Hood Road in Barry.

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council introduces safety measures at town centres - 24/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has introduced a range of measures to keep visitors safe when visiting our town centres

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council and Art Central Friends launch Arts in Isolation Showcase - 19/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council, alongside Art Central Friends, is inviting people to submit examples of art produced during the coronavirus lockdown to feature in an online exhibition.

 

The Arts in Isolation Open Call - 18/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Arts Development Program and Art Central Friends are inviting you to submit your work for a virtual exhibition.

 

Statement from Neil Moore, Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council - 12/06/2020

Today, I have asked officers to begin work to proactively review all statues and commemorations, including street names, public buildings and plaques, in the Vale of Glamorgan

 

Vale of Glamorgan schools to benefit from construction firm app - 12/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan schools will be given support on how to operate safely when they reopen later this month through an app designed by ISG

 

A statement from Neil Moore, Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council - 10/06/2020

As an Authority, we have long made clear our absolute and unequivocal opposition to racism and discrimination of any kind

 

Vale of Glamorgan Mayor marks D-Day - 05/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Mayor, Cllr Christine Cave, will be taking part in the D-Day Memorial Race to mark 76 years since the Normandy landings

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council urges businesses to apply for support before deadline - 05/06/2020

The Vale of Glamorgan Council has urged businesses to apply for the financial support they are entitled to before time runs out

 

Carbon Reduction Officer joins Vale of Glamorgan Council Crisis Support Team - 04/06/2020

Carbon Reduction Officer Jenifer Green is not just environmentally friendly – her good nature prompted a switch to the Vale of Glamorgan Council's Crisis Support Team where she helps the most vulnerable during the coronavirus crisis

 

Work begins on Pencoedtre High School redevelopment - 02/06/2020

Cllr Lis Burnett, Vale of Glamorgan Council Cabinet Member for Education and Regeneration, attended a turf-cutting ceremony to mark the start of redevelopment work at Pencoedtre High School

 

Carers Week 2020 - 02/06/2020

To mark Carers Week 2020, Carers Services in the Vale of Glamorgan have gathered some resources to support carers. Some these have been developed specifically in response to the Coronavirus crisis.

 

Vale of Glamorgan Council Leader praises the efforts of volunteers during coronavirus pandemic - 01/06/2020

Vale of Glamorgan Council Leader Neil Moore has praised volunteers for the contribution they are making during the coronavirus outbreak