Entries by Richard Thomas

Colourful flower tubs welcomed

Flower tubs which have been paid for by the councillor environment allowance have been welcomed by local residents around the Llansamlet area. Four colourful tubs have been installed in Llansamlet, Birchgrove, Trallwn and Glais. “The flower tubs have come out of of councillor allowances and I think they really brighten up the areas they are […]

Penlan Children’s Centre celebrates landmark anniversary

Swansea’s landmark Children’s Centre has celebrated 10 years of supporting parents and carers through the early years and beyond. The specially-built facility, opened by Swansea Council in Penlan in 2006, is designed around the development needs of children and supporting parents to meet those needs too. The centre celebrated its landmark with the unveiling of […]

Lord Mayor and Mayoress welcomed to Townhill School

The Lord Mayor, Cllr David Hopkins, and Lady Mayoress, Cllr Beverley Hopkins, were welcomed by Head Teacher Julie Dunne of Seaview Primary School along with Lee Trundle of Swansea City, who were the guest of honour at the school Summer Fete. Everyone enjoyed the annual event with plenty of stalls and money raised for good […]

Swansea Labour councillors oppose impending closure of two HSBC Branches

Swansea Council leader Rob Stewart and Labour councillors Robert Francis-Davies and Andrea Lewis say the impending closure of two important branches of HSBC will be a huge blow for the area. HSBC has informed the Council that both the Morriston branch and the Swansea Riverside Commercial Centre branch of HSBC will close on Friday, September […]