March Planning Updates

Planning updates for March The following applications have received approval. 5, Old Port Road, Wenvoe. Pre-fabricated cabin to be sited in the rear garden. Dyffryn Gardens. A small extension to the recently completed compost bays 73, Picca Close. Infill porch to front of dwelling set below existing roof overhang Former ITV Studios, Culverhouse Cross. Construction of drainage ditch   The […]

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March Planning Applications

Planning applications fo March • 10, St Andrews Road – Proposed Internal remodelling to include alterations to form a master bedroom with en-suite bathroom within the existing attic, plus roof alterations to include a rear dormer. No objections raised • 34, Goldsland Walk, Wenvoe. Conversion of existing integral single garage into a living space. No objections • Wenvoe Village Hall, […]

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Did Anyone Ever Escape From Alcatraz

Did Anyone Ever Escape From Alcatraz In the movie entitled “Escape from Alcatraz” starring actor Clint Eastwood, Frank Morris was portrayed as the keen and brilliant mastermind of one of the most famous prison escapes in history. The FBI and American authorities’ official version is that the plan failed, the prisoners drowned and no-one ever escaped from ‘The Rock’. Frank […]

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Cowbridge to Ystradowen.

Cowbridge to Ystradowen. In contrast to most other Saturdays this winter the day dawned frosty and clear. What a relief after Storm Brendan and all the rain. We walked from Aberthin towards Prisk and Ystradowen in glorious sunshine. The views in all directions were brilliantly clear and we admired the beautiful country in which we live – a bit of […]

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Barry

Barry The forecast was that Storm Brian was going to blow hard with intermittent heavy showers. Still 13 brave souls set out from Cold Knap and quickly moved down to the lake to seek shelter from the wind. Many seabirds had the same idea and we even saw a black swan on the lake. We walked over to Barry’s Whitmore […]

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Cowbridge and Sigingstone.

Cowbridge and Sigingstone. The weather forecast was sunshine and showers but we only saw sunshine in the distance and had more than our fair share of showers. We set out from Llanblethian Church near Cowbridge, along the Valeways Millennium Heritage trail crossing a very full Factory brook. We crossed a field where the remains of a World War II runway […]

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