Our New Ward Officer

  I am the new ward officer, I have been a PCSO with SWP for the past 4.5yrs working in Barry but have now moved across to the Vale. I have recently returned from maternity leave after having a gorgeous little boy and now work part-time.Due to this I work alongside my colleague Sarah Johnson who covers when I am […]

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Christmas Tree Dismantle

      The team will meet once during January on the 9th at 9.30am at the Community Centre to dismantle the village Christmas Tree and pack everything away.                        

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The Care Home Closes

  The Old Rectory Care Home has been a family business for over 30 years, opened by Dr. and Mrs. Beryl Richards in 1984. Following Mrs. Richards’ passing in 2013 the business passed on to the next generation of the family. We have been privileged and honoured to have been entrusted with the care of all our residents over those […]

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January Planning Updates

  January Planning Updates   The following applications have been approved.    51, Gwenfo Drive, Wenvoe – Proposed two storey side extension and single storey front extension    Grange Avenue, Wenvoe – Fell one tree and reduce crown and canopy of 3 trees    Brynheulog, St Andrews Road, – Proposed construction of ménage.    The application […]

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January Planning Applications

Planning Applications for January    2, Burdons Close – Installation of UPVC window to rear wall of garage. Support  35, Burdons Close, – Convert one half (Rear) of my double garage to a habitable room. No objections as long as it did not infringe any site conditions.  Plot 84, The Grange, Port Road – Proposed alteration of […]

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CELEBRATING THE NEW YEAR

  All countries have their own customs and traditions for celebrating the arrival of another year and most of them involve food, wine and fun. Here are some of the more interesting events that take place in Europe and Wales. In Estonia, people decorate villages, visit friends and prepare lavish meals. Some believe that people should eat seven, nine, or […]

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November Letters to the Editor

Re. Twyn yr Odyn 'playing field' I have read with interest the recent letters from Mrs Stokes and Mrs Miller. The 'St Lythans Down Inclosure Award', 1861 reads in part as follows, 'And I declare that I have set out and do herby set out, allot and award unto the Churchwardens and Overseers of the poor in the said Parish […]

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Window Boxes

    The window boxes at the Community Centre have been cleared at last of summer bedding and filled with fresh compost ready for planting the usual winter pansies and polyanthus. We also collected 6 bags of leaves in that area and still plenty to come down as there are on most of the trees in the village.   Our […]

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