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December 2015

Vattenfall looks back on a successful 2015 at Pen y Cymoedd

Fantastic progress continues at England and Wales’ largest onshore wind farm

Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations (IR(ME)R) Annual Report published

HIW have today published their first annual report on their activities and enforcement under the Ionising Radiation
(Medical Exposure) Regulation

Community of Hirwaun at the annual turning on of their Christmas lights

Our Neighbourhood Police Team (NPT) recently joined the community of Hirwaun at the annual turning on of their Christmas lig

New agreement to help people facing a mental health crisis

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales and other agencies have today signed up to a new agreement to improve the system of care and support for peo

Local Police Community Support Officer at Gelli Primary School in Ystrad

Gelli Primary School in Ystrad, Pentre, recently invited their local Police Community Support Officer, and officers from our

Is Santa bringing anyone you know a Hoverboard for Christmas?

We really aren't being 'Bah Humbug' - just thought it was worth sharing the info below regarding the legalities of riding on a public road

Protecting the NHS and the health budget

Protecting and improving our National Health Service

Smiles all round as Cardiff Blues surprise children in Hospital

Children, staff and visitors on the paediatric wards at both Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil and the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant; were delighted to see players from the Cardiff Blues Rugby Team  today (Tuesday 8th December).

Trip to the GE Aviation in South Wales STEM Engineering

Engineering and Design Technology within Aberdare Community School held a trip to the GE Aviation in South Wales to un

End of era for South Wales Police

It’s the end of era for South Wales and Gwent Police as traditional pocket notebooks are being replaced with state-of-the-ar

Police in Aberdare are appealing fro information following an assault

Police in Aberdare are appealing fro information following an assault which occurred in the town centre shortly

Keep Well This Winter

Hundreds of older RCT residents were once again treated to a showcase of the support and service

Leading Builders Merchant Opens New Branch In South Wales Valleys

LBS Builders Merchants Ltd have expanded their branch network by opening a new site in Aberdare, creating extra jobs for the area.


Officers take action at ‘smoking’ waste site

Natural Resources Wales’ (NRW) continue to take action at a Newport wood recycling facility to try and tackle an ongoing fire incident.

South Wales Wood Recycling Ltd at Newport Docks has 18-20,000 tonnes of woodchip waste onsite awaiting recovery.


Beca Cooks Up Christmas With Aberdare Families

Bake Off and Becws chef serves up festive treat with Go4It! families

NHS winter plan: Only swift and decisive action will ease winter pressures

Commenting on an NHS Winter Plan, introduced to deal with seasonal pressures in the health service, Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Health, Darren Millar AM, said:


The 2016 income tax choice: Less take-home pay with Labour. More with Welsh Conservatives.

Welsh Conservatives – the Low Tax Party of Wales – have reaffirmed their commitment to income tax cuts, as Labour’s Welsh leader admits he would reduce take-home pay.


Speaking to the BBC’s ‘Wales Report’ programme (Wednesday December 2nd), Carwyn Jones said:

Leader and Secretary of State visit Severn Bridges

The Leader of the Welsh Conservatives, Andrew RT Davies AM, and the Secretary of State for Transport, the Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, have today visited the Severn Bridges Maintenance Unit.


The Ambulance Services Charity looking for supporters and champions in Wales

Much-needed advice and charitable support is now available to ambulance staff at the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust thanks to a new UK-wide charity.

South Wales Police trying to trace the man in Bailey Street, Mountain Ash

South Wales Police are trying to trace the man in this photograph as he may be able to assist with our enquiries into an ass