July 2015

Tea Dance

The Events committee have put forward a proposal to hold a tea dance in the Ostreme Hall in the Autumn. The proposal will be discussed by Council at its next meeting on Tuesday 11 August.
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Mumbles in Bloom – Last Chance for Entries

Time is running out for those wishing to enter this year’s Mumbles in Bloom, with the closing date set of 5 August 2015 rapidly approaching. Mumbles Community Council (MCC) has revived the competition as part of its campaign to win Wales in Bloom. Competition organiser, Cllr
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MUMBLES RFC YOUTH TEAM

It is reported that Mumbles RFC’s youth team will play in the Ospreys A Division next season. This is said to be the strongest standard of youth rugby in South West Wales. A spokesman for the club said ” The club feel that this will complement the first XV who will be
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BAYWOOD BELLES NEED NEW HOME

Evening Post article by Reporter, Chad Welch, 25th July 2015 highlights the problem for the these wonderful entertainers. The Baywood Belles have spent almost 20 years touring with their free of charge live entertainment shows around Welsh nursing homes, hospitals and senior
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KEEP CAR KEYS SAFE

Evening Post Reporter, Jason Evans in an article on the 24th July 2015 reminds SURFERS not to give opportunist thieves the chance to steal their car keys. He advises that during summer months thieves target people who leave car keys on the beach or “hidden” on their
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KEEP MUMBLES CLEAN AND TIDY

A letter in the Evening Post from Alan and Hazel Bryant, 24th July 2015, highlights the rapidly deteriotion in the appearance of Oystermouth. They point out that “Mumbles is a magnet for tourists and the  local traders are heavily dependant on visitors for survival. But
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CONCERT AT ALL SAINTS, MUMBLES

There will be a concert at All Saint’s church on 7th August, starting at 7.00pm . This  concert will feature Angharad Morgan, soprano, and David Forte, tenor. This programme will include songs from musicals such as Phanton Of The Opera, My Fair Lady and Thoroughly Modern
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SUPERMARKET LORRY WORRIES, MUMBLES

Newton Road, Mumbles is set to be even busier with traffic, when Tesco Store opens at the former shop, known for about 50 years as  Treasure and situated  on the corner of Walters Crescent and Newton Road. One letter to the Planning Authority claimed that the pavement outside the
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MAYALS FIVE NEW HOMES

Plans have been approved by the City and County of Swansea for five new homes to be built at 202 Mayals Road, Mayals. The scheme put forward by the owners will see the demolition of the existing house and cottage and in there place will be built five new homes and associated
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STREET PARTY FEE ROW, NEWTON

It is reported in the Evening Post, 13 July that residents who organised a street party to celebrate the 7oth anniversary of VE day, also the birth of Princess Charlotte have been charged £275 for the road closure costs. The City and County of Swansea have told the residents of
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