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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Tony Williams, 86, and his wife, Faith, 87, were found in the garden of their Vale of Glamorgan home on Sunday.
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.
VISITORS to a Vale of Glamorgan beauty spot are being warned about people posing as parking attendants.
THE Vale of Glamorgan Council has revealed its new ruling cabinet - and they're all men.
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.
Local pupils, the Vale of Glamorgan Council's Housing Team, Keep Wales Tidy and some green-fingered residents helped create the garden at the back of Fairoaks Sheltered Housing.
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.
A group of travellers set up camp on Stalling Down in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan.
TEN new walks around the Vale of Glamorgan have been launched by Creative Rural Communities in time for Christmas.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a former mayor of the Vale of Glamorgan who has died at the age of 91.
My alternative proposal would be to merge them into five authorities as follows: Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan (pop c480,000); Swansea, Neath, Port Talbot, Bridgend (pop c520,000); Rhondda Cynon Taf, Merthyr Tydfil (pop c300,000); Caerphilly, Blanenau Gwent, Torfaen (pop c340,000); Newport, Monmouthshire (pop c240,000).