Vale of Glamorgan


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Vale of Glamorgan

a county borough of S Wales, created in 1996 from parts of South Glamorgan and Mid Glamorgan. Administrative centre: Barry. Pop.: 121 200 (2003 est.). Area: 295 sq. km (114 sq. miles)
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Syrian refugees have been taken in by councils in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan since May 2016 under a three-year agreement with the Home Office.
The proposed changes, which will also affect short-distance journeys, will be considered by the Vale of Glamorgan Council's cabinet on Wednesday June 6.
Mr Williams, also known as AJ, was a former Vale of Glamorgan councillor who represented the Peterston-super-Ely ward until his retirement in 2007.
Vale of Glamorgan councillor Christopher Elmore said: "We can conrm a member of sta at St Cyres School in Penarth has been suspended following an incident that took place on June 12.
Vale of Glamorgan Council was allocated PS1.13m of that money to help the county's businesses.
The Vale of Glamorgan Council has warned that parking is free between Monday and Saturday and that the people charging motorists were not council employees.
Vale of Glamorgan council has indicated a preferred route for the link road - which would link junction 34 of the M4 with the A48 south of Sycamore Cross.
Working with the Vale of Glamorgan Council planning committee and officers, he has reduced the provision of affordable homes to 25% (the council's proposed minimum rural standard is 35%) as no doubt he cannot make sufficient profit (despite his company's turnover exceeding PS1bn).
He has considerable experience of policing at both operational and support levels since starting as a constable in Swansea, through to more recent duties as Superintendent (Operations) in Bridgend and the Vale of Glamorgan.
Well as a Vale of Glamorgan county councillor I have to admit that I have spurned the opportunity to stand up during council meetings despite my constantly public voiced disgust at the near PS300,000 refurbishment of the council chamber carried out under the Labour-run administration of the council which I feel is not only a complete and utter waste of money but has rendered the chamber unfit for its primary purpose.
The council also contracts Vale of Glamorgan Security to fit CCTV and intruder alarms to high risk victims' homes.
Entitled Vale Trails, the series of five coastal and five inland walks have been developed by Creative Rural Communities, the rural regeneration arm of the Vale of Glamorgan Council, in conjunction with Vale of Glamorgan ramblers and Valeways.