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9 March - 16 March 2012

Number one website in UK

Vale of Glamorgan Council’s website is ranked number one in the UK

New research from Sitemorse – industry leaders in monitoring website performance – has revealed that the Vale of Glamorgan Council’s website has again been ranked number one when compared to over 400 council websites in the UK.  Find out more


 Deposit Plan consultation

Vale of Glamorgan local development plan open for comment

The Vale of Glamorgan Council is reminding residents that the Deposit Local Development Plan, which will govern how land is used in the Vale of Glamorgan over the next 15 years, is currently subject to a six week public consultation.  Find out more


International Women's Day

Inspirational women celebrate International Women's Day

Inspirational women from across Wales joined together to celebrate International Women's Day 2012 at an event hosted by the Vale of Glamorgan Council. Find out more


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Trading Standards warning after national alert over Jequirity bean bracelets

Residents in The Vale of Glamorgan are being warned about bracelets that contain poisonous red and black Jequirity beans. Find out more.


Women’s Arts Association - International Women’s Day Exhibition, Tues 6 March - Sat 31 March, 10am - 4pm (Tues-Sat), Art Central, Barry Town Hall, King Square

Women’s Arts Association celebrates International Women’s Day on the 8th March. This popular open exhibition offers an inspiring range of painting, drawing, photography and sculpture from over 60 women artists. There really is something for everyone.


 Art Central

Archaeology Walk - Wed 14 March, 2pm, Sully and Penarth

Starting from outside Sully Church at 2pm the walk will be looking at the Penarth coastline and the changes that have occured. It will also be tracing the routes of the old commercial and domestic rail lines.

Tel: 07751 255725. Email: karljlangford@hotmail.com


Job vacancies

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Football pitch availability

Vale of Glamorgan Council Football Pitches 

Vale of Glamorgan Council Football Pitches availability and fitness for play this weekend

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Planning reports and agendas

For the latest planning reports and agendas, visit our planning page here.

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Roadworks throughout the Vale

This week’s road works report can be viewed here.

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