THERE was a mass exodus from Barry on Sunday, as Cardiff City fans headed off to Wembley to see the Bluebirds battle it out with Liverpool in the Carling Cup Final.
THE last RAF aircraft to be serviced at MoD St Athan departed from the base last week.
SAUNDERS L Congratulations to Darren on passing L your driving test. We are so proud of you ! L We love u loads, Hellen, Kian & Keavy. xxx L
KEVIN WILLIAMS 7 long years since you passed away on March 4th. We miss your fun and laughter, The funny things you used to say, But what we miss most of all, Is you in every way. Love Mum, Dad, Joanna, Vanessa, Jordan, Zak and Zoe.
MARK STANLEY (STAN) Left us on 3rd March 2011 Our hearts still ache in sadness, Our silent tears still flow, For what it meant to lose you Mark, Only we will ever know. Always in our thoughts, Forever in our hearts. Love always, Mum, Dad, Denise,…
CLANFORD SYLVIA 7 years on 4th March Memories are a gift to treasure, Ours of you will last forever. Love Family Also remembering Mothers Day
LESLIE ALFRED HAGGIS March 6th Those we love don't go away, They walk beside us every day, Unseen, unheard but always near, Always loved, always missed and very dear. God bless my darling, Cher, Terry, Renee, Ross, Kody, Nicky and Rachel xxxxxx
POWELL GILBERT & KATHLEEN To a very special Mum & Dad Happy 60th Wedding Anniversary 1st March 2012. Have a lovely day. Love & Kisses, Sue & Steve, Alan & Julie, Diane & Stephen, grandchildren & great grandchildren xxxxx
WATSON BERYL Died suddenly at home on Monday, February 20th, in her 86th year. Much adored wife of Ken and mother of Ian and Jenny, dearly loved by daughter in law Jocelyn, son in law Russell and all who knew her. Funeral will take place at All…
HOLMES HENRY MARSAY (HARRY) Peacefully after a short illness at Llandough Hospital on February 21st Harry of Pencoedtre Road, Barry. Dearly beloved husband of the late Meg, much loved dad of Andrew, father in law of Pauline, adored grandpa of Ceri,…
HARTERY ROBERT WILLIAM (Bob) Suddenly but peacefully on 20th February at home, Robert (Bob) of Jewel Street, Barry, loving and adored husband of the late Dorothy (Dot) reunited again. Cherished and loved father of Bob and Alan, dearly loved…
WILLIAMS JOHN NEAL Peacefully after a short illness at Holme Tower Hospice, Penarth on 28th February 2012 aged 70 years. Loving husband to the late Kay, much loved step-dad and pappy, cherished brother to Jean. Will be greatly missed by all who…
WATKINSON Suddenly on 24th February at Springbank Nursing Home, Barry, George aged 90 years, previously of Harlech Gardens, Barry. A loved father of Mary and father-in-law of Alan, cherished grandfather of mark, Michael, Jeanette, Jacqueline and…
SAS SAMANTHA (nee Wallace) Passed away peacefully at home on 20th February 2012 aged 44 years. Samantha beloved daughter of Des and Viviane, adored mother of Neil, Tasha and Becky, much loved Nanny Sam of Keira, Reuben, Jenson and Isaac who will be…
TURNER Suddenly on 23rd February at home, Jack aged 90 years of Barry. Beloved husband of the late Vera, a loved father of Anita, Janet, John, Nicola and the late Keith, father-in-law of Brian, Roger, Carol and Steve, cherished grandfather and…
TOMMY RICHMOND Died March 7th 2008 Sad is the heart that loved you, Being alone without you, is the saddest thing of all. God Bless. Love Moira.
ROY Happy 18th Birthday Amy Lots of love, Mum, Barrie, Cai, Kyle, Nan, Rachel, Jason, Luke, Danielle, Sharon, Michael & Josh.
LAWRIE & MONICA O'CALLAGHAN Congratulations on your Golden Wedding Anniversary 3/3/12 to the best parents & grandparents (Panty & Nanny Panty) All our love, Elese, Chris, Andy, Rhys & Rhydian. xxx
JENNIFER & ALLAN CAVE Congratulations on your Golden Wedding Anniversary, March 3rd All our love, Jo, Laura, Jonathan, Debbie & Jasmine.
HUGH McDONALD Gwynyth and family would like to express their sincere thanks for the many kind messages of sympathy received following the sad loss of Hugh. Thank you to all the family and friends who attended the funeral with special thanks to the…
JANE SPICKETT (Spick) 3.3.68. Birthday memories for a beautiful friend. Love, Helen, Andrew, Chad & Brooke xxxx
MARTIN LLOYD 28.2.2012 Our little `Milky Bar Kid' 18 Congratulations. Love, Mum, Dad, Jess, Aaron, Theo, Ross & Jen Enjoy yourself on the Piste!
TAYLOR Birthday memories 4th March of my brother Barrie (Baz) Miss you lots. Love, Glenys x
Happy 18th ELLIOT HICKS We love you loads Mum, John, Aaron, Rio, Nan & Pap
BOBBY SMITH `Teenager at last' 2nd March 2012 Happy Birthday Love from, Mum, Dad, Gran, Nathan & Sean xx
CLEMETT nee GAPPER TRACY Happy 40th Birthday 7th March. Lots of love from all the family xxx
Happy 16th Birthday 5.3.96 CALLUM McGEE Love, Mum, Dad, Sophie & Josie xx
McGEE CALLUM Happy 16th Birthday Lots of love, Nan & all the family xx
DAVID WEBB Sending you lots of love on your 50th Birthday. Have a great day. All our love, Joanne & Binkie (Buckwheat Bink) xxxx
BALLANTYNE WENDY Suddenly after a short illness at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff on 21st February, Wendy of Newlands Street, Barry. Adored wife of Paul, much loved mum of Chelsie, Jack and the late Thomas, step-mum of Ami, Pete and…
BACK on November 3, 2005, the Barry & District News published a photograph along with my letter that commented on the state of the trees in Claude Road, after the council had pollarded them in 2001. The trees were cut back during their…
I HAVE read with interest the letters recently in the Barry and District News concerning Cemetery Approach.
ON Sunday, February 26, I was driving along Broad Street when I started feeling extremely unwell due to a medical condition I have.
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THE Vale of Glamorgan Council’s bid to create a recreational community amenity at Cemetery Approach is a very welcome initiative.
WE ARE a comedy writers society based in Penarth.
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Barry RFC U16s and Youth player Tom Adams went on holiday to Scotland for a week recently – and was invited to play for Lenzie RFC, a team near Glasgow!
PLEASE can someone inform the Vale of Glamorgan parks department that ‘soccer’ is a winter game.
TAKING my regular walk from Aberystwyth Crescent off Trinity Street to Coldbrook where my son, his girlfriend and my granddaughter live, I was delighting in the sunny weather, crossing the small stream/river along and up into Jenkin Street,…
CONTINUING on from the successes of 2011, the Cadoxton Schools of Taekwondo attended the first of a series of six 2012 Welsh Masters Grand Prix tournaments.
THE Vale of Glamorgan Council has appointed a private sector partner to run its leisure centres for the next ten years - and agreed that £3 million will be invested in the facilities.
TWO Barry youngsters from Cardiff Roller Collective's Artistic Skating Club achieved glory at the West Berkshire roller skating competition at Northcroft Leisure Centre in Newbury last weekend.
I HAVE read with interest recent letters in your paper plus others concerning the future of Cemetery Approach.
ON Fridays, February 17 and 24, swimmers of Barry Amateur Swimming Club took part in the annual Long Distance Postal Swim which is run by the British Long Distance Swimming Association.
AFTER reading the letter ‘Cycle path not used’ (Barry & District News, February 23), I would like to put the letter-writer straight.
A BARRY clothes store threatened with closure in the economic downturn has officially been saved.
THE Save Our Cinema Association (SOCA) group were extremely disappointed after losing the fight for Barry’s last cinema the Theatre Royal.
ONLY three matches survived in the Vale of Glamorgan Senior Football League last Saturday, after the Vale Council’s Parks Department ruled that all other pitches were unfit for play.