MUMBLES RNLI – NEW TAMAR LIFEBOAT

The Mumbles Tamar Lifeboat has had its trial run from the newly built station at the end of Mumbles Pier. This is the fourth new Tamar boat to be stationed in Wales. The Tamar features the latest in technology to enhance its lifesaving capabilities and is two metres longer that
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CITY COUNCIL TAX 5% INCREASE FORECAST

It was announced in the Evening Post, by Reporter Richard Youle that the Swansea Council tax will increase, during 2014/15 by 5%. This will raise £4million  by increasing Band D householders paying £1,079.98 (excluding the South Wales Police precept), up £51.42 from the current
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RECYCLE GUM POTS – MUMBLES

At last a PINK GUM POT for recycling your used chewing gum has been installed in Mumbles. The installation is attributed to Dragon Crafts of Mumbles. Well done I say, and so should all the locals and visitors. All we need now is to educate people to use it, and perhaps we need
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LILLIAN PRITCHARD former Community Councillor

It is with regret that we report the passing of Lillian Pritchard, former Councillor of Mumbles Community Council. Lillian served as an elected Councillor for the Oystermouth Ward and was Chair of the Community Council during 2005 – 2007. She will be sadly missed by those
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CLLR JOHN BEACH -GRANGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Cllr John Beach has stepped down as a Governor of Grange Primary school after a decade as a  School Governor. His place will be taken over by Cllr. Eira Morgan from West Cross Ward. We wish her every success in this worthwhile position.
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ROAD CLOSURE FEARS IN MUMBLES

The three weeks of road closure in Mumbles will have a massive impact on business at a Mumbles village restaurant, claims the owner of the Castellamare at Bracelet Bay, Swansea. The Mumbles Road from the pier to the Big Apple will be closed whilst essential safety work is
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SPEEDING VEHICLES

The next PACT meeting , to be held a Mayals Primary School will express concerns about the speeding vehicles on Mayals and Fairwood Roads also on West Cross lane. If you have any concerns regarding safety or any other matter, please come along and make yourself heard. The meeting
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LANGLAND BAY SEA WALL REPAIRS

It is reported that work to rebuild the Langland Bay seawall has started! The section of the seawall which collapsed in October 2012, caused by stormy weather and high tides is being rebuilt using limestone to match the existing stonework. The work is expected to take between 2
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PROPOSED NEW TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDERS

Notice is given in the Swansea LEADER, for the Mumbles Community Council area that Mayals Road, North side there will be a ‘Prohibition of waiting, no loading and unloading at any time. This is between points 142 metres west and 262 metres west of the western kerbline of
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