Blaenau Gwent


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Blaenau Gwent

a county borough of SE Wales, created in 1996 from NW Gwent. Administrative centre: Ebbw Vale. Pop.: 68 900 (2003 est.). Area: 109 sq. km (42 sq. miles)
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"I walked up to get a clearer look and all over the doors was Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council.
The charity, founded by Susan Gibbons and Lisa Bevan, has a membership of over a thousand people online and has three weekly support groups running in Blaenau Gwent. Eighteen hardworking volunteers help with everything from organising meetings and events to providing support for other parents or individuals with autism face to face or online via private Facebook groups where parents can talk through problems or concerns with an online community of other parents who understand and want to help.
Blaenau Gwent council told residents to keep their windows and doors closed.
The crash happened on the eastbound carriageway between Brynmawr, Blaenau Gwent and Gilwern, Monmouthshire at about 11am.
Bill Rumble, Mark Group commercial director said: There is a huge job to be done in Blaenau Gwent and we welcome the opportunity to partner with the Welsh Assembly Government, Blaenau Gwent Council, EDF Energy and Tai Calon, in delivering home energy improvements.
These dismal figures show that more people in Blaenau Gwent were on hair and beauty, hospitality and retail and customer service apprenticeships, which are important, but manufacturing upskilling has been sadly lacking.
Delegates at the event, organised by Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council and Play Wales, will explore how to make the county a more play-friendly county.
Dozens of pictures of flytipping and rubbish dumped in the street were posted to a community Facebook page, and while some are blaming Blaenau Gwent council 's new waste disposal system, others are calling for more responsibility from residents.
Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Blaenau Gwent a Blaenau'r Cymoedd 2010 (S4C, 8.30pm) Wedi diweddglo cyffrous i Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Blaenau Gwent a Blaenau''r Cymoedd 2010 ddoe, cawn gyfle heddiw i fwynhau rhai o uchafbwyntiau''r brifwyl eleni.
Blaenau Gwent is a shambles - two more councillors quit the party last week alone.