Swansea Labour News

Recycling centres reopening

Recycling centres to reopen – Swansea Labour-led Council announce

Recycling Centres around Swansea will reopen to the public on Tuesday, May 26. But all five council-run Recycling Centres – Garngoch, Llansamlet, Penlan, Tir John and Clyne – will look very different to how they were before the lockdown. The Swansea Labour-led administration insists the centres will operate under strict new guidelines, ensuring the public […]

Painted boxes in appreciation of NHS and key workers

Labour Councillors fund special murals to thank NHS and key workers

A Swansea-based art company have been responsible for painting special mural designs on metal boxes as a thank you to the NHS and key workers during the coronavirus crisis. Residents in Penyrheol, Gorseinon and Grovesend have been enjoying the newly painted boxes which have been created by Fresh Creative Co. and funded by Penyrheol Labour […]

Bulky waste collection

Swansea Labour council reinstates bulky waste collection service

Swansea’s bulky waste collection service has returned following a review of the Labour-led council’s environment services. Having been closed down as part of the initial response to the Coronavirus pandemic, demand for the restored service is likely to be high. Labour Cllr Mark Thomas, Cabinet Member for Environment and Infrastructure, said the move has been […]

The Kingsway, Swansea

Swansea Labour council administration gives green light for Kingsway contractors to move back on site

A small number of work crews are planning to restart work on The Kingsway Infrastructure Project. Contractors working on behalf of the Swansea Labour-led Council hope to begin a phased return to work from May 18. They will work to latest government coronavirus guidelines to keep themselves and the public safe. The existing one-way system […]

Here for Swansea

Swansea Labour hails the dedication of care staff during coronavirus crisis

The Swansea Labour-led Council administration has praised the service and adaptability of its dedicated care staff during the Covid-19 pandemic. And staff who usually work at Swansea Council’s Birchgrove Day Centre have temporarily swapped jobs to help provide care at a council residential home. The team who normally support adults with learning disabilities are now […]

Parkway Residential Home in Sketty

Swansea Labour-led council open up care homes ready to welcome first residents

Swansea Council teams have pulled out all the stops to open up two care homes providing additional support for people leaving hospital during the coronavirus crisis. And the homes are also catering for those who need a bit more short-term help when they are finding it difficult to remain independently at home. Properties at the […]

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