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Developers withdraw from the Weycock Cross scheme

Developer withdraws its second appeal against 200-dwelling Barry housing plan

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The Barry Island beach huts, part of the regeneration of the Eastern Promenade

"The best is yet to come for Barry" - cabinet member talks about town's transformation

The meeting takes place at the Civic offices from 6pm

Vale planning committee to meet tonight

Cardiff Magistrates Court

In the Courts this week

School closed and thousands of homes left without water due to burst pipe

School closed and thousands of homes left without water due to burst pipe

Book bags are helping to gets youngsters in Colcot off to a flying start

Book bags give Barry's Bumblebees a flying start

Andrew RT Davies

Minister's comments are further evidence of plans to "abolish the Vale" - Andrew RT Davies

Councillor Ian Johnson and Steffan Wiliam at Barry Hospital

Dispute over Barry dental service provision after dentist retires

ABP Barry

Barry port reports significant progress in 2015

Investment into 'next generation' of nurses announced

Nurse training places set to increase

Sound of Music star and TV presenter Connie Fisher, from Barry

Sound of Music star Connie Fisher to take part in Barry Island's charity Rainbow Run

Charlie Anning-Phillips with All Youth Matters manager Tracey Downes

Disabled teenager embarks on Africa children's charity mission, thanks to vital community support

Jane Hutt AM (55366205)

View from the Senedd - Jane Hutt AM

Lee Lewis

Lecturer banned from teaching after sexual relationship with teen student

Richard Wilkes at Dow Corning (Picture: Huw John)

Barry factory worker fronts skills and careers campaign

Sharon Lovell is bidding for political office

Barry woman seeks votes for equality in political life

Palmerston pupil Hollie Evans enjoys a taste of her schoolwork

Barry school pupils savour Pancake Day tradition

Molly the cat, found near Wenvoe

RSPCA appealing for information about cat found near Wenvoe

Barry Town councillors Ian Johnson and Shirley Hodges at The Beachcomber, the Knap (55437120)

Town Council oppose Knap housing plans

Ashley Julian

Eight people jailed for Vale drug offences

Traditional signwriter Hugh Fraser brings art magic to Barry Island (55252693)

Traditional signwriter focuses on Barry Island's fairground past

Newydd’s most recent housing development T?’r Gyfraith in Barry, the £6.3million development on the site of the former Barry Magistrates' Court

Newydd housing association in the running for a building excellence award

Marine youth award is launched in Barry

Debra Carr and her daughter, Jess Evans

Barry grandmother celebrates charity lottery win

Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat (Picture: RNLI/Chris Thomas)

Discuss volunteer opportunities at Barry Dock RNLI lifeboat AGM

Welsh Government to plough £120 million into schools, transport, healthcare and housing projects across Wales

Welsh Government to put £120m into projects across Wales

Storm Imogen is raging across Barry today

VIDEO: Storm Imogen rages in Barry

A car has smashed into the Property Bureau on Holton Road

Car smashes into Property Bureau on Holton Road, Barry

Rhoose Library could be one of five Vale libraries to be run by a community group

UDATED: Community groups to take over control of five Vale of Glamorgan libraries

Barry Island log flume construction begins (54953293)

Construction starts on Barry Island's log flume

Darren Bray, who choked to death as he tried to eat a McDonald's cheeseburger in one mouthful, was a childhood friend of boxing champion Lee Selby

Barry father-of-three choked to death trying to eat McDonald's burger in one mouthful

Craig Bannister in hospital with a broken neck (54749504)

Barry couple become an online sensation after overcoming health struggles

Members of the public have made complaints to the Vale Council about a Barry shop

Trading standards investigate Barry High Street slimming tablet shop

Alun Cairns MP (54668025)

View from Westminster - Alun Cairns MP

Help and advice from Citizens Advice

Help and support from Citizens Advice

The current Barry Comprehensive school is in the red category (54559624)

Barry Comprehensive sees red in its national school categorisation

Out with the old log flume to make way for the new (54589703)

Barry Pleasure Park welcomes new log flume

Vale Council seeking to make savings totalling £53 million

Vale Council seeking to make savings totalling £53 million

A senior citizen gets the meals on wheels service (54712232)

Vale Council reviews its meals on wheels service

Post office representative, Stuart Tayloraddresses a FocusBARRY meeting (54683669)

Post Office seeks viable alternative to Barry's loss-making crown branch

Hywel Price is Ysgol Bro Morgannwg's new head teacher (54355464)

Head teacher prepares for his new school lead

Paige Gershenson is raising money for Beauty With A Purpose (54525894)

Beauty queen steps up the charity fundraising pace

Garden manager Lisa Williams

Barry community garden enjoys a growth spurt

Police wish to speak to this man about a number of incidents in January

Police in Barry appeal to locate wanted man

An appeal to allow a 200 dwelling development has been rejected (54614796)

Planning inspector dismisses developer's 200 dwelling Weycock Cross, Barry, appeal

O'Sheas cafe pictured in 1946 and in present day with owner Craig O'Shea (53932867)

Iconic chip shop gearing up for season of celebrations marking their 70th year on Barry Island

Nicola Tucker's piece "Empty Torso" (54240596)

Holocaust Memorial Day exhibition opens in Art Central

Vale schools rated as some of the best in Wales

Vale schools rated as some of the best in Wales

Headlines from the Barry & District News 1966

Headlines from the Barry & District News 1966

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