March Updates

Planning Updates

The following application have been approved.

• Oak Tree Farm, Morfa Lane, Wenvoe. Use of the dwelling without complying with an agricultural occupancy condition. Conditions on future occupation are imposed.

• Land off Chapel Terrace, Twyn Yr Odyn. Construction of new barn to be used for stabling and animal shelter with areas for feed/hay storage and maintenance of plant and machinery in connection with the land

• Wenvoe Quarry, Wenvoe Proposed recycling facility. This is a temporary permission until December 2020 to measure the effect of the operation.

• Yr Ysgubor, St. Lythans. Amendments to consented planning 2013/00272/FUL


A follow up report to the numerous issued raised with highway operations manager last month has been received. Certain matters are receiving attention, but those requiring a financial input have no budgets to facilitate them and will not be progressed. These include additional footpaths, lighting etc.

The Church Hall working party reported back to the Council; their suggestions were supported as a possible way forward, these ideas will be discussed with the rector and officers.

The youth shelter in the Grange Park is in a poor state of repair. The Vale will be looking to replace the damaged polycarbonate sheets. It is intended to replace the present play equipment within the next few years, in the mean time the present fencing will be repaired. No time scale is available at the present time for the equipment replacement..

The leaking water main to the allotment water trough has now been renewed.

Possible local air pollution will be monitored to decide if there is an issue that requires investigation.

The local litter collection planned for Saturday 11th March was cancelled due to inclement weather that weekend! Another date will be arranged, please look out for local posters.