BIN COLLECTION REMINDER

  BIN COLLECTION REMINDER Never miss a collection day again with the Vale of Glamorgan handy bin collection reminders! By signing up to bin collection reminders you will receive an email the day before your collection day, reminding you what waste and recycling are due to be collected. To sign up you will need to:- Visit the recycling and waste […]

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Purpose-Built Library/Community Hub

  Wenvoe Councillors were very pleased this week to receive confirmation from Welsh Government that our application for a grant under the Rural Community Development Fund scheme had been successful. This grant together with support from Vale of Glamorgan Council Section 106 money (from local housing developments) will now enable us to demolish Wenvoe’s existing library building and replace it […]

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Public Spaces Protection Order

  The Vale of Glamorgan Council is committed to tackling anti-social behaviour in relation to dog fouling The Vale of Glamorgan has often been described as one of the best places to live in Wales. We, as a Council, are proud to have been awarded Green Flag status in a growing number of parks and Blue Flag status at Whitmore […]

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Telephone Scam Warning

  South Wales Police urge all members of the public to be alert to a recent telephone scam that has started to become widely used Nationally and locally. The Scam involves a person telephoning the victim claiming that they are a Police Officer and that there has been a suspicious transaction on their bank account. They urge the victim to […]

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CIRCUS SKILLS WORKSHOP

  Did you know 2018 celebrates the 250th anniversary of circus? Join in and be part of the celebrations, come and have a go and learn circus skills together in a safe and friendly environment. We’ll be juggling, spinning plates, learning tricks on the diabolo and flower sticks, hula hooping, balancing skills, riding trick bikes, building human pyramids and more… […]

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CHANGES TO RECYCLING AND WASTE SERVICES

  CHANGES TO RECYCLING AND WASTE SERVICES The Vale of Glamorgan Council needs to capture the views of local residents to inform the design and delivery of a new waste and recycling collection service. From September 2018 the Council is proposing to limit the number of black bags that it will collect to two per household per fortnight, with some exceptions. […]

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Council Committee News

  The Council |AGM voted for Cllr. Colin Thomas to remain as chairman for the forthcoming year and Cllr. Dickon Oliver as vice chairman. Members of sub-committees was also agreed.      

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General News

  The council members approved the annual accounts. These will be available for public viewing after the approval of the external auditors. There has been no communication from the Vale concerning local highway matters raised with their officers recently. The grant for the construction of the new library is now in a queue awaiting its final decision from the Welsh […]

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Date Days

Date days to offer families the chance to learn languages, crafts and circus skills in exciting new pilot Families in the Vale are being offered the chance to do something different together this summer as part of a pilot scheme being run by the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s Creative Rural Communities Team. The team are piloting ‘Date Days’ offering activities […]

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New Dogs Trust Homing Centre

The charity have at last received planning for a brand new homing centre in Cardiff. It will be sited in Splott. With the number of stray and abandoned dogs in Wales totalling 4,900 last year, our only centre in Wales, at Bridgend is always full to capacity and the new centre, due to open in 2020 will go a long […]

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