council news


Santander CyclesMumbles Community Council are proud to announce that the fantastic Santander Bike Scheme is coming to Mumbles and the Swansea Bay Area.

This forms a part of our strategy to improve the health and wellbeing of the community and visitors to our beautiful part of the world. In conjunction with this, the Bike Hubs will play a part in reducing congestion, encourage greater connectivity along the frontage of Swansea bay and showcase strong brand name support for the thriving Village of Mumbles.

With the improvements announced to Swansea City Centre and the Events Arena, Mumbles will play a huge part in supporting the development of the Swansea City Deal and maintain its role as a community that will never rest on its laurels.

Santander Cycles Swansea will launch on 5 July at Swansea University’s Fulton House Refectory on the Singleton Park Campus.

From 5 July, 50 bikes will be available for the whole community and visitors to the city to use. The hubs will be situated at the following locations across Swansea Bay:

Swansea University’s Singleton Park Campus
The Fabian Way Park and Ride
The Civic Centre
The National Waterfront Museum
Swansea University’s Bay Campus

A sixth hub in Mumbles will follow shortly and is due to be in place later this Summer.

Langland Tennis Courts council news
Langland Bay Tennis Courts are a real asset to both residents and visitors but have fallen into a very poor state of repair. MCC is investigating possible options for the courts, including a potential asset transfer of all 6 courts and the public toilets, from City and County of Swansea to MCC. This will of
Go Underhill council news
The Go Underhill project has been many years in the planning - it started originally as “Underhill 2000” – and it will be some years before the whole project reaches fruition. The final project will not only significantly upgrade all the sports facilities at Underhill but will also provide a Community Hub incorporating meeting rooms
Skateramp council news

Following a PACT meeting where concerns were raised about the nuisance being caused by young people around the village, it was recognised that there is a real need for better provision for them.

Road council news
Mumbles Community Council has an on-going programme of road safety work to address issues identified by you, our residents. These are some of the works that have been or are being done over this year and next: Parking restrictions on West Cross Lane / Alderwood Road Double yellow lines on Castle Road, Oystermouth and the
council news
Preparatory work for the family area at ripples green MCC has been working on a five year plan to encourage people to enjoy the outdoors, beaches and parks and this year and next should see the completion of the following work: Repairing and renewing benches, picnic tables and chess tables all across the area Completing