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Lido Ponty, the National Lido of Wales, celebrates its 90th anniversary this weekend – and you can go along and join the biggest open-air pool party in South Wales! Originally opened in 1927, Lido Ponty has undergone a major redevelopment in recent years, and is as popular today as it has ever been. To mark […]

Plans to electrify the Great Western Railway line between Cardiff and Swansea have been scrapped. The UK’s transport secretary, Chris Grayling has told the Western Mail that a faster journey between the cities would be achieved without the needless disruption of engineering works. Network Rail is working to deliver electrification between London and Cardiff by […]

As thousands of football fans begin to make their way towards Cardiff for the UEFA Champions League Finals and Festival, British Transport Police is launching its nationwide security operation. This week, four football teams will clash in two mighty matches at the Cardiff City Stadium and National Stadium of Wales. From Thursday through to Sunday […]

The new headquarters for Transport for Wales, the next rail franchise and South Wales Metro operator, will be located at the Taff Vale building in Pontypridd bringing hundreds of jobs to the town, Economy Secretary Ken Skates has announced. The news comes ahead of a major speech by Ken Skates in which he will say […]

A new campaign aims to give Wales’ communities a cheeky weekly reminder to test their smoke alarms Across Wales last year, there were over 1,600 accidental dwelling fires, with 69% of those having a working smoke alarm in place. The three Welsh Fire and Rescue Services are hoping to change this with their new campaign […]

The Macmillan mobile information service has reached over 800 people in the South Wales Central area through visits to towns and events in 2016. This fantastic figure is part of a record of 15,810 people in Wales who have received information or support through the mobile unit team. The mobile team have visited major events […]

From Monday 12 September to Friday 21 October 2016 – the Severn Tunnel will be closed for Network Rail to carry out their electrification upgrade. During the six-week closure, there will be no trains between Patchway and Severn Tunnel Junction and services will be affected in the following ways. Weekdays Trains between London Paddington and […]

Graduation ceremonies have been taking place up and down the country over these past few weeks, but one graduate from the University of South Wales wanted to make the day extra special. Check out what happened, when 29 Year Old Redmond Jenkins proposed to his girlfriend Kelly Jones, on stage at a recent graduation ceremony. […]

During July and August, South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) will be promoting it’s ‘Think Safe, Cook Safe’ campaign which aims to educate communities across South Wales about the dangers of cooking while sharing tips and safety advice to families, young professionals and the most vulnerable in it’s communities. Since 2013, in the South […]

Police Community Support Officers are popping into as many businesses as possible in the next week or so, providing information about counterfeit banknotes. It’s understood that there are a number of counterfeit £20 banknotes in circulation. Here’s Julian Barwood from South Wales Police Here are ways to detect these counterfeit notes and what to do […]

(Picture credit – SWMTB website) Jamie Pritchard had a chat to Matt Penny from the South Wales MTB Cycling Group, to find out more about what’s going on in July. Facebook “South Wales mtb” for the page and group Twitter ” @swmtb” Instagram “South Wales mtb”

In a few weeks time, “Dragon Radio” the Student Radio Station for the University of South Wales (who have campuses in Cardiff, Newport and Treforest) will be showcasing their talents to a national audience on BBC Radio 1. It was announced at the Student Radio Conference held in Cardiff recently, that Radio 1 were introducing a new […]