Staff a focal point in Co-Op closure


The Gem recently reported that after five years of operating in Cowbridge, Co-Op has taken the decision to close their branch on the High Street.


Llangan community pull together to secure broadband network upgrade

After two years of discussions with Openreach and work with local community groups, the final stage of Fibre To The Premises Community Fund Partnership in Llangan have recently been complete.  Local MP, Alun Cairns paid tribute to the way the community had facilitated the plan.


Cairns continues campaign for new station

Alun Cairns, MP for the Vale of Glamorgan, has met with the Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps MP and his deputy, Chris Heaton Harris MP, to discuss the case for a new train station in St Athan.


Local MP calls on mobile Giants to improve Vale Network

Local MP calls on mobile Giants to improve Vale network


Local MP Alun Cairns has challenged mobile phone operators to fill in the not spots around the Vale of Glamorgan, particularly the area covering the Vale Business Park in Llandow. 


Government Supports Veterans with Railcard

The UK Conservative Government has announced a new Railcard for military veterans, which will be launched on Armistice Day this year and Vale MP Alun Cairns is calling on all veterans to sign up to receive theirs.

Alun Cairns MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

Alun Cairns MP has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment in Parliament.  In doing so he pledges his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tir