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Loughor park celebrating two landmark birthdays

Parc Williams in Loughor is celebrating a double anniversary this year. Not only is the Parc 90 years old, founded by John Charles Williams  in 1929, but Friends of Parc Williams is celebrating its 10 anniversary too. And as part of the celebrations the Parc will host their annual Picnic in the Park on Saturday, […]

Potholes in Swansea

Labour-driven pothole scheme sees 1,200 repairs in past three months

The Labour-led Swansea Council has announced it has repaired more than 1,200 potholes in and around the city since April 2019 taking the number to nearly 15,000 since 2015. The Labour administration is into its fourth year of a 48-hour pothole repair pledge it made residents in the city through the Council’s Highway Maintenance Team. […]

Traffic lights

Traffic-easing improvements being completed at busy Gowerton junction

Traffic flow improvements at a busy junction in Gowerton, supported by the Swansea Labour administration, are being completed in a bid to ease congestion. The Labour-led Swansea Council received nearly £2 million in Welsh Government transport grant funding for 2018/19 and is using part of it (£700k) to improve a series of main junctions across […]

Beach litter

Swansea Labour litter plea to beach-goers

The Labour-led Swansea Council is urging beach-goers to do the right thing and take their rubbish home with them during the hot and sunny weather. The Council has issued the plea as a spell of hot weather encourages residents and visitors to head for the seaside to soak up the sun. For the busy summer […]

Representatives of Pension Justice for Swansea Women with Swansea Labour councillors outside Swansea Guildhall

Labour-led Swansea Council gives backing to Pension Justice for Swansea Women

The ruling Labour group on Swansea Council has successfully passed a motion to support Pension Justice for Swansea Women, part of a national campaign who have taken the UK Government to the High Court. The Pension Justice for Swansea Women are fighting discriminatory state pension rule changes affecting 3.8 million women across the U.K – 15,000 of […]

Greenfleet

Swansea Labour receives praise for hosting Greenfleet event in partnership with Swansea University 

Swansea Labour is continuing its firm commitment to delivering a clear policy on promoting green transport alternatives. And it was the Labour regime that was behind the Greenfleet event in the city, in close collaboration with Swansea University, promoting the adoption of ultra-low emission vehicle technology. Swansea is one of eight cities hosting a Greenfleet event this year. This is the second […]

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