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  • Bin bottles for gift

    DITCH the dummy and bin the bottle at Bonymaen Family Centre.From 9.30am to 11.30am today, youngsters can leave bottles and dummies for Santa to collect, taking...

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    Foster carer

    A "CHAMPION" foster carer from the Swansea Valley has been exposed as a lifelong paedophile.Christopher Purnell was downloading child pornography...

  • Extra carriages for Boks game

    TRAIN operator First Great Western is laying on extra carriages between Carmarthen and Cardiff to help Wales fans attend and return home from Cardiff's...

  • New deputy lieutenants unveiled

    LORD Lieutenant of West Glamorgan Byron Lewis has appointed four new deputy lieutenants.He has revealed representatives from across the county would be taking...

  • Get online to secure school place

    MORE than 2,000 Swansea families have gone online to apply for a secondary school place for their child for September 2015.But parents of 300 pupils in the...

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    'What will happen to greenery?'

    A HOUSING plan for Swansea is causing concern as questions arise over whether the county can support a planned 17,000 homes.The new Local Development Plan lists...

  • Sheep and dairy numbers on rise

    SHEEP and dairy cattle numbers in Wales continue to rise while the beef herd has declined, according to new figures.The 2014 June survey for Wales shows that...

  • Christmas fair

    A CHRISTMAS fair will be held at a Swansea venue.St Gabriel's Church is behind the event, which is taking place on Saturday at the Scout and Guide Headquarters...

  • Scouts step up drive to raise HQ funding

    A SCOUT group in Pontarddulais is stepping up its campaign for cash to transform its headquarters.They have been lobbying community leaders in the town for...

  • Roadworks plans to ease schools' access

    PLANS have been put forward to transform a Gorseinon school site.Under the proposal a new access road and drop-off area are planned at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg...

  • New nursery bid at former school site

    A NEW nursery will be opened at the site of a former independent Gower primary school — just over four months after it closed its doors for good.Bishopsto...

  • Taking in fresh air

    GOWER Society members are getting out and about in some of their favourite places over the next few days.On Saturday they are heading for Llanrhidian and...

  • Home scheme plan

    PLANS to change the conditions of a detached home have been put forward in Pontarddulais.The scheme has been drawn up for land on part of Crud yr Awel in...

  • Festive quiz night

    A CHRISTMAS quiz is being held in Pontarddulais venue.It is being hosted by the town council at the rugby club in Oakfield Street on Wednesday at 7pm.Nibbles...

  • Call to report fouling

    A SWANSEA Valley councillor is encouraging people to report dog fouling in the street. Responding to complaints over the amount of fouling on Graig Road,...