Bridgend, United Kingdom

Current Bridgend News

Plea for free parking in Bridgend town centre turned down - WalesOnline
Free parking will not be introduced in Bridgend town centre, despite claims it is becoming a 'ghost town'. A council chief has declared the loss of income too costly for the authority to bear, but suggested that an arrangement that gives council staff ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:34:12 GMT
Bridgend County community news: Music and art club founded at Ogmore Valley ... - WalesOnline
ARMISTICE: Bridgend Castle Players, Coytrahen Community Association and Llan Lower Community Council present their Armistice production of 'The Prisoner's Friend' a tale of everyday lives and trials in the Great War. The evening will include a reading ...
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:49:50 GMT
Sion Barry on the creation of 620 jobs in Bridgend by Canadian firm CGI - WalesOnline
The investment by CGI Group will see the Canadian firm creating a further 620 jobs in South Wales in what is a major boost for the Welsh economy. Building on its three operations in Bridgend, which employ more than 900, they are absolutely the right ...
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:33:05 GMT
'Humane, intelligent' cuts to be led by new Bridgend cabinet member - WalesOnline
Last month former Bridgend Council leader and local-government consultant Jeff Jones criticised the move to expand the executive to seven members, including leader Mel Nott, claiming it defies logic and that money allocated for the post's salary could ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:40:07 GMT
Cardiff council votes in favour of merging regulatory services with Bridgend ... - WalesOnline
Cardiff councillors voted in favour of merging its regulatory services with two other local authorities last night despite a protest before the meeting by unions. Councillors were updated at the full council meeting on the authority's progress in ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:03:25 GMT
Keeping streets of Bridgend clean costs £1.4m - WalesOnline
Litter, dog fouling, fly-tipping and street cleaning will cost Bridgend council £1.4m this year. The authority has released the figure after the county came bottom in a Keep Wales Tidy survey of street cleanliness across the country. And as its budgets ...
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:47:55 GMT