Local News

MP & Councillor welcomes new Village Hall in Ogmore-by-Sea

A new village hall will be built in Ogmore-by-Sea. The project has seen the trustees of the Ogmore Village Hall Association work in partnership with the Vale of Glamorgan Council to secure funding towards the ambitious £634,000 build.

Vale MP Challenges Welsh Government to fix school funding

Vale of Glamorgan MP Alun Cairns has challenged the Welsh Government to use the boost in education funding from Westminster to change their current school funding formula, which currently underfunds schools in the Vale.

Councillors should reign and fight by-elections

Councillor Gordon Kemp - Deputy Leader of the Conservative Group on the Vale Council and Shadow Cabinet Member for Education has sent a letter to the local press calling for Cowbridge ex-Conservative Councillors to resign and fight a by-election. 

In his letter Cllr Kemp said

Mayor of Vale Council joins crowds to tackle homelessness

Conservative Cllr. Christine Cave was joined by Cllr. Rachel Nugent Finn and over 400 volunteers at Cardiff Council recently, as Llamau's Big Sleep Out event raised over £121,000 to help homeless and displaced people in Wales and throughout the world. 

Vale Conservatives secures Incentive Scheme win in Wales.

The Vale of Glamorgan Conservatives have won the national Conservative Party Incentive scheme in Wales, beating the competition in Wales. The scheme sets achievable goals for each association on increasing of membership, increasing campaigning and the use of social media.