Vale of Glamorgan


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Vale of Glamorgan

(ɡləˈmɔːɡən)
n
(Placename) a county borough of S Wales, created in 1996 from parts of South Glamorgan and Mid Glamorgan. Administrative centre: Barry. Pop: 121 200 (2003 est). Area: 295 sq km (114 sq miles)
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MORE refugees from war-torn Syria are to start new lives in the Vale of Glamorgan.
Getting a taxi in the Vale of Glamorgan could be able to get more expensive, if plans to increase fares are approved this week.
Tony Williams, 86, and his wife, Faith, 87, were found in the garden of their Vale of Glamorgan home on Sunday.
An internal investigation has been launched into the incident at St Cyres School, in St Cyres Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, which is alleged to have involved a 13-year-old boy.
HUNDREDS of retailers in the Vale of Glamorgan could soon see their business rates cut.
VISITORS to a Vale of Glamorgan beauty spot are being warned about people posing as parking attendants.
A CONTROVERSIAL new road to link the A48 with the M4 is needed to help end "gridlock" in the Vale of Glamorgan, the county's regeneration chief has said.
SIR - In response to the Western Mail article (Western Mail, October 21) about the problems that Steve Morgan of Redrow allegedly gets in Wales, it is not true in the rural Vale of Glamorgan.
CHIEF Superintendent Alun Morgan has been appointed as the new Divisional Commander for Bridgend and the Vale of Glamorgan.
SIR - I would like to respond to Christopher Short's letter in particular his comments about whether national or local politicians have refused pay rises and in the case of Vale of Glamorgan councillors whether they have refused to sit on their new PS800 chairs in the recently refurbished council chamber.
ALMOST 70 homes in the Vale of Glamorgan were fitted with extra security to prevent domestic abuse last year.
TEN new walks around the Vale of Glamorgan have been launched by Creative Rural Communities in time for Christmas.