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Showing news stories from April 2019

The first ever inter-generational mini-OlympAge Games event was held at Halo's Ogmore Valley Life Centre recently.School pupils and older people from Ogmore Valley teamed up to compete at a range of Olympic-themed activities, such as chain relay, bounce ball, target throw and new age kurling.The fun-filled activities, which ...

Royal Porthcawl has become the first Golf Club in Wales to obtain the GEO-Certification sustainability award after receiving valuable support from Bridgend County Borough Council's 'Dune 2 Dunes' project.The 'Dunes 2 Dunes' project, funded by the Sustainable Management Scheme, which is supported by the Welsh Government Rural Development Programme ...

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A new policy for supporting care leavers through their university and higher education studies has been adopted by Bridgend County Borough Council.Previously, the council's financial support has enabled young people to meet the costs of term time and vacation accommodation, pay for tuition fees and receive weekly maintenance payments. ...

With continued and increased uncertainty about when the UK will leave the European Union, preparations are underway at Bridgend County Borough Council.Under the leadership of the interim Chief Executive, a project team has been formed and a 'risk tracker' developed to help the authority prepare for a wide range ...

Secured by Bridgend County Borough Council in collaboration with Welsh Government, the 'Urban Centre Property Enhancement Fund' can provide financial support towards renovation work on shopfronts, signage, windows and doors, as well as internal and external structural improvements.Cllr Charles Smith, Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Education, said: "As well ...

The Bridgend YMCA has been awarded the maximum Community Chest grant to help them train more volunteers and offer more activities to boost young people's mental and physical wellbeing.To help achieve the YMCA's aims of making their centre on Angel Street become a hub of activity for more local ...

Two of the next new primary schools to be built in Bridgend County Borough will be financed through a Mutual Investment Model, the Welsh Government's innovative way of investing in public infrastructure.In total, Bridgend County Borough Council has plans to build four new primary schools and one new special ...

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