Investment in Barry Island

Visiting Barry Island during these glorious summer days has reminded me of how far we’ve come over recent years in terms of regeneration. The place is bustling with people enjoying the sunshine and the Island is open for business. 

Tribute to Barry Coastguard

I recently met with an excellent group of local volunteers at Barry Coastguard, who carry out some vital work protecting people along our coastline, at one of their recruitment events. It was a real pleasure to learn more about their work and ongoing issues that they are striving to tackle.

Vale MP Celebrates Armed Forces Day

Secretary of State for Wales, Alun Cairns, celebrated the 10th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in Llandudno on Saturday alongside Prime Minister, Theresa May, and Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, to salute the hardworking men and women from the Royal Navy, British Army and Royal Air Force, bo

PM awards outstanding Vale volunteer at No 10 Eid Reception

PM awards outstanding Vale volunteer at No 10 Eid Reception
The Prime Minister has recognised Moawia Bin-Sufyan, from Barry, for promoting interfaith dialogue and community cohesion, with a Points of Light award at a Downing Street reception today.

'Save our Pollinators' at Ysgol y Ddraig

‘Save our Pollinators’ was at the forefront of the curriculum at Ysgol y Ddraig, Llantwit Major last week.  The National Botanical Garden of Wales treated Year 2 pupils to activities about plants, bees and insects at the school where they learned about pollination and made their own seed balls, a