Entries by Richard Thomas

Swansea residents warned about coronavirus-inspired scams

  The Swansea Labour-led Council is warning residents to be extra vigilant against a number of scams which are circulating playing on people’s fears of the coronavirus. Swansea Trading Standards is aware of criminals using people’s concerns about the pandemic, their personal health and their financial worries against them to try to con them out of money, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Swansea Labour-led council cabinet agrees to appoint contractor for school’s make-over

The green light has been given by the Swansea Labour-led City Council to appoint a contractor to deliver a £13.8m investment in new and improved buildings and facilities at Bishopston Comprehensive School. At a virtual cabinet meeting it was unanimously approved to award the building works to Kier Western Ltd, subject to final Welsh Government […]