Torfaen


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Torfaen

a county borough of SE Wales, created in 1996 from part of Gwent. Administrative centre: Pontypool. Pop.: 90 700 (2003 est.). Area: 290 sq. km (112 sq. miles)
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This states that because of The Well-being of Future Generations Act (Wales) public bodies need to do things differently, and asks our views on achieving, for example, "a wealthier and prosperous Torfaen" where "natural resources are protected and enhanced so Torfaen is a positive place in which to live and work".
With children returning from holidays in Europe, and with our ongoing outbreak in Newport and Torfaen, we are concerned that the start of the new term could lead to further cases of measles in Wales.
Major organization : TORFAEN COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL
Torfaen council said it had gone to "signicant eort" to inform residents and apologised for any upset.
A spokesman for Torfaen council, Cwmbran, said they were "disappointed" by the sentence.
The champions are still hurting after Torfaen became the first Welsh side to beat them at Pontypool three weeks ago and they hope to put the record straight today.
Big Brother runner-up Helen Adams, who is from Cwmbran in Torfaen, also donated an autograph to the auction, which was due to raise money for three charities, including the Noah's Ark Appeal for a children's hospital in Wales.
Now Torfaen Council has issued an anti-social behaviour order against him, the first such ban in Wales.
MATT WITHERS' column in last week's Wales On Sunday (May 4) was insulting to the people of Torfaen and requires an abject apology from you.
TORFAEN Tigers pulled off another shock in the Welsh Rugby League Conference play-offs yesterday to beat Aberavon Fighting Irish in a nerve-tingling clash to go through to the Welsh Grand Final.
REGARDING my attempt to stop Torfaen Borough Council (via a contractor) spraying the weedkiller glyphosate around our estates, may I invite Councillor John Cunningham, and Mr Duncan Smith (neighbourhood services and public protection)to attend a Pesticide-Free Towns Conference 2016 in Brighton on November 18 at the Brighthelm Centre?
Torfaen County Borough CouncilCivic Centre, TorfaenPontypoolNP4 6YBUnited KingdomTelephone: +44 1495762200