A report by Nick Parry, Evening Post Reporter today tells us that a raid by Immigration officers brought about the arrest of two men at the premises of Chutney’s, Newton Road at 6pm on Friday.
Both men of Bangladeshi origin, one aged 25 years who had overstayed his visa and one aged 40 years was in this country illegally, they have been transferred to a detention centre pending removal from the country.
If you have any information about suspected immigration offenders in Wales you should contact 02920 924727. Further details are in todays Evening Post
Proposals to extend the clubhouse at the Mumbles Cricket Club are in hand, at an estimated cost of £100,000.
The support from Mumbles Community Council has been requested in the amount of £5000.
Further details are available from the Council on mumbles.gov.uk or by phone 01792 363598 (Clerk, Steve Heydon)
A full report is also supplied by Evening Post Reporter, Richard Youle in the Post Jan 7th
The whole of Mumbles and elswhere in Swansea will miss the dynamics of Les and Penny Ryan with their musical leadership at All Saints Church.
It has been reported that they intend to retire after nearly 14 years as directors of music.
We all wish them well and thank them for their contribution to the wellbeing of the local residents and vistiors alike.
You will know by now (I hope) that the Post Office in Mumbles will be moving on March 30th 2016 to the premises of LEWIS NEWS on Newton Road.
The usual retail goods will still be available at LEWIS NEWS after the move.
see the full report in the Evening Post, January 7th.
Due to a leak of water from an adjoining office into the Council chamber. it is necessary to keep the office closed until the drying-out period has been completed. This could take at least 2 weeks.
The committee meetings due to take place on the 4th, 5th and 6th of January will be held in the Minor Hall of the Ostreme Centre.
Should you require any information or assistance with any matter, please contact your local Community Councillor, details available on www.mumbles.gov.uk
Mumbles Community Council is looking for a new councillor following the resignation of one of its members
Notices have been put up in the area advertising the vacancy in the West Cross Ward. There will be an election if 10 constituents request one in writing by 26 November 2015. Electors should write to the returning officer at Swansea Council.
If none is requested, the community council will seek to coopt a new councillor. There are currently 17 of them serving the Newton, Oystermouth, Mayals and West Cross wards.
The council aims to support local organisations and improve amenities and the look of the village, among other roles. Its work is funded by the precept — a relatively small amount paid by council tax payers.
To find out more about the role, phone council clerk Steve Heydon on 01792 363598.