February 2016

THE WEST CROSS POST OFFICE RE-OPENS

The Post Office in Alderwood Road, West Cross has been closed for the last two weeks for a refit, but today at 1pm it will re-open. The opening hours will be extended from 8.30 am until 7pm in the week and on Saturdays 8.30am to 5.30pm and Sundays 9am to 4pm. A new look has been
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SHED BREAK-IN MUMBLES

The Evening Post reporter, Chris Peregrine on the 29th Feb 2016, has written an article about a business man,  Andrew Hiscott of Mumbles who wanted to promote his gardening business on Facebook. It would appear that this may have backfired on him as his storage shed was broken
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PLAQUE UNVEILED TO BRAVE SISTERS

A memorial to MARGARET AND JENNIE ACE has been unveiled close to Mumbles pier, near to where the sisters helped save members of the Mumbles lifeboat crew after it struck rocks below the lighthouse on a stormy January morning in 1883. The lifeboat, called the Wolverhampton, got
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AWARD FOR TED PALMER OF MAYALS

Reported in the Evening Post, 26 Feb 2016 by Geraint Thomas, Reporter, is the story of 90 year old, Ted Palmer who has been awarded the Order of Legion d’Honneur by the French Government. Ted, of St.Andrew’s Close, Mayals took part in some of the most dangerous
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TRAFFIC HOLD-UPS AT DUNNS LANE JUNCTION, OYSTERMOUTH

Despite strenuous efforts by 3 councillors, and the assurance I received from WW, yesterday at 2.45pm, that the traffic lights on Oystermouth Square would be recalibrated to allow a better flow of traffic into West Cross , Mumbles and surrounding areas, this morning I received a
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GLEN ROAD, WEST CROSS – TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER

Notice – The City Council has made an order to temporary prohibit any vehicle proceeding along Glen Road from its junction with Castle Road in a north-westerly direction to its junction with Lundy Drive, a distance of approximately 720 metres in order that replacement work
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February 2016

8 February Planning 6.15pm Agenda Minutes 9 February Full Council 7pm Agenda Minutes 22 February Development 6pm Agenda Minutes 22 February Highways 7pm Agenda Minutes 23 February Media & Marketing 6pm Agenda Minutes 23 February F&GP 7pm Agenda Minutes 24 February Events
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