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A Christmas message from Age Cymru

It’s almost Christmas – a time for joy and celebration, but also a time of loneliness and sadness.

In fact, Age Cymru’s research shows that 19% of over 65s in Wales are not looking forward to this Christmas.


Big Democracy South Wales

National Theatre Wales are now looking for ideas for the next round of The Big Democracy Project, inviting proposals from south Wales.

USW celebrates world leading research and impact with excellence

Atrium Cardiff Campus
The University of South Wales is celebrating its world class research with the announcement of the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) results.

USW has doubled its amount of research rated as world leading.

Closing Date For Race Place!

Among the attractions at the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races will be a spectacular fireworks display

The official closing date for entries to the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races is 9am on Monday, December 22.

Young people snap top prizes in photography competition

Jacob Pearce, from Maesteg, winner of the under 11 category Sheryl Ewe, from the Vale of Glamorgan, winner of the 12-18 category

Six young people are taking home prizes after capturing the very best of the Welsh environment through a lens.

Secret Changes to Motability Grant Making Conditions – People needed for Legal Challenge

Motability have introduced changes to their grant making conditions discriminate against disabled people with the highest support needs who are unable to work for a minimum of 12 hours a week, carry out at least 12 hours voluntary work (which apparently can’t be internet based but has to be outsi

Frank keeps up tradition - as panto dame!

When Frank Vickery went to see pantomimes as a child, he never dreamed that one day he too would be starring in the traditional family shows.

USW awards inspirational figures during Graduation

A Formula 1 engineer, a rock guitarist, an entrepreneur and a nursing chief executive were all presented with Honorary Awards during this week’s Graduation ceremonies at the University of South Wales.

The happiest of Christmases in the Prowle household thanks to WAST crew

It will be a Christmas beyond their wildest dreams at one address in Ferndale this year as Mr Geoff Prowle celebrates his recovery form not one, but NINE cardiac arrests!