Barry bank worker stole thousands from widow's account

Barry And District News: COURT: Cardiff Crown Court (11912236)

3:56pm Friday 24th October 2014

A LLOYDS bank worker stole thousands of pounds from an ISA account she helped set up for her grieving sister-in-law in Barry.

HMRC warns taxpayers to be vigilant over emails

12:28pm Friday 24th October 2014

HMRC are warning taxpayers about phishing emails, after almost 75,000 fake emails were reported over the last six months.

Sponsored walk for Velindre

Barry And District News: (11722582)

10:06am Friday 24th October 2014

TAKING part in a sponsored dog walk from Barry Island to Jacksons Bay and back, Michelle Pearson-Greet and Kim Yee raised more than £300 for Velindre Hospital.

RAF St Athan will become civilian airfield by 2019

11:15am Thursday 23rd October 2014

THE Welsh Government will hand over control of St Athan airfield to a civilian contractor this December in a move to further boost enterprise possibilities at the site.

End of a Vibe-tastic era

Barry And District News: LIVE: Sy compering one of Vibe’s ever-popular youth-oriented events (11684723)

10:36am Thursday 23rd October 2014

AFTER more than15 years of providing creative opportunities to young people in Barry and the Vale of Glamorgan, Vibe Experience will be closing its doors feeling pretty pleased with itself for the fantastic work it has managed to carry out in its area.

Victim speaks about rape ordeal

Barry And District News: JAILED: Mark Sewell

9:04am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A WOMAN who was raped by a Jehovah's Witness elder in Barry has spoken out about her ordeal and her hopes for bringing legal action against the church.

Barry is just the ticket for love bus stop

Barry And District News: BUS HOME: Ken and Shirley Morgan

8:02am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A BUS which has signalled 60 years of love is destined to make its final stop in Barry.

Street lights to be switched off

Barry And District News: IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Glowing lights are set to be a rarer sight (11812083)

1:02am Thursday 23rd October 2014

VALE residents will be plunged into darkness after cabinet members agreed lights will go out from midnight to 6am throughout the county.

Call to unite over fairground's future development

Barry And District News: BUILD IT AND THEY WILL COME: Alun Cairns and Ian Rogers discuss Barry Island Pleasure Park site's future

1:02am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A RALLYING call has been made for all stakeholders to unite in ensuring progress is made on developing the iconic Barry Island Pleasure park site.

Don't forget

Barry And District News: REMEMBER: Clocks go back this weekend (11817485)

2:45pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

CLOCKS go back an hour this Sunday, October 26 at 2am

School's meaty success on a veggie issue

Barry And District News: ALL TALK: YGBM English teacher, Elena Morgan, Dafydd, Jordan and two of the competition judges

2:10pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BARRY-BASED secondary school’s debating team has achieved meaty success with a veggie issue.

Recycling site is an untidy eyesore

Barry And District News: EYESORE: Court Road recycling depot

2:07pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BARRY councillor has made a plea to the Vale of Glamorgan Council to keep their "eyesore" Court Road waste recycling site clean and tidy.

Coffee-lovers find new outlet on Barry Island

Barry And District News: ISLAND SCENE: Open for business (11535964)

2:07pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A FAMILY owned business has become the latest addition to the Barry Island cafe society scene and already received an Italian blessing.

First Youth Mayors for the Vale elected

Barry And District News: ELECTION: AM Jane Hutt, Youth Mayor Tom Chandler, Deputy Mayor Emily Peters and Councillor Stuart Egan

1:44pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE first Youth Mayor and Deputy have been elected in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Eleven arrested following CCTV monitoring

1:26pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

CCTV monitoring in the Vale of Glamorgan led to 11 arrests issued last week.

Vodafone take over Phones 4U store

Barry And District News: INSIDE VIEW: Vodafone Barry will open to the public (11804099)

12:49pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

MOBILE phone network and operator Vodafone is to take over the former Phones 4U store on Barry’s Holton Road.

Police investigated over Barry woman's death

12:27pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

EIGHT South Wales Police (SWP) officers have been served with misconduct notices as part of an independent body’s investigation into a Barry woman’s death.

Rhoose library campaigners want answers

Barry And District News: CHALLENGE: Call for answers on Rhoose Library

12:27pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

AS the proposals to radically alter the future of libraries in the Vale now enters the public consultation phase, a campaign group in Rhoose has stepped up to fight to save their library.

Meet Coffee Cove's new owner

Barry And District News: MY BUSINESS: Alex Daviews gives a warm welcome to all customers  (11761612)

12:15pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

HAVE you heard the one about the man who walked into a cafe for a bacon baguette and came out with the cafe?

Big ideas put forward

Barry And District News: IN THE FRAME: Speakers put Barry in the picture (11783196)

11:47am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

THE launch of a community platform aimed at assisting Barrians to put forward their views on the town, took place this week, Monday, October 20.

School eCadets recruit well-known faces to their team

11:08am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BARRY primary school has placed itself ahead of the rest in a mission to gain top technology-style title connections.

Central Park flies its Green Flag

Barry And District News: AWARD: Central Park gets its Green Flag (11719967)

11:08am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

RAISING the flag at Central Park, members of the Barry Citizens Action Group and the Vale Council’s Parks and Grounds Maintenance Department came together to celebrate the park's newly acquired Green Flag.

Hallowe'en fun

11:08am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BARRY-FORMED charity is presenting A Night At The Oscares, in Cardiff, on Hallowe'en, Friday, October 31.

Vale’s frontline services under threat - Plaid Cymru

11:08am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

PLAID Cymru have warned that the multi-million pound cuts to the Vale council’s budget will impact frontline services

Island car park woe for traders and visitors

Barry And District News: NO WAY OUT: Car park is closed

8:02am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

BARRY Island traders are furious after a 550 space car park was left closed over a sunny weekend, creating a traffic nightmare for visitors.

Beautician's pledge to pamper cancer patients

Barry And District News: MAKING YOU FEEL GLAM: Sarah Brown and Rebecca Van Praag

8:02am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

A BARRY beauty salon owner inspired by her internationally renowned make-up artist auntie who died of cancer, has pledged to help cancer patients feel special.

Development scheme

2:53pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

HOUSING developer Taylor Wimpey Homes has lodged an application to build up to 128 dwellings on Barry’s waterfront.

Time will tell for The Watchtower

1:14pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

BARRY artist Glyn Pooley has put forward some ideas on a use for one of Barry’s iconic buildings, after a request for suggestions was made.

Barry tennis coach to be a hit with Judy Murray

Barry And District News: MUM AND SON: Penny and Danny Mickelsen

1:07pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BARRY tennis coach is set to become a hard hitter in the sport after earning the opportunity to train with a champion’s mum.

School goes woo-ooh

12:57pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BARRY primary school will be exhibiting some monster moves in its main hall on Thursday, October 23.

Spot checks reveal no systemic concerns over patient care

Barry And District News: CHECKS: Spot checks were carried out in NHS hospitals throughout Wales

12:57pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

UNANNOUNCED spot checks to test standards of care in district general hospitals across Wales have found “no systemic issues of concern” a report published on October 16 has revealed.

Meet with your local officers

12:54pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

UPCOMING meetings in the area are:

Barry man fined after dangerous dog attack

Barry And District News: SKAMP: Was badly injured in an attack (11715096)

12:25pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A YORKSHIRE terrier had to have his left ear amputated and was bitten badly on his neck by two out of control dogs in an attack where even his owner feared for their safety.

Woman's body found

Barry And District News: NOT SUSPICIOUS: A woman was confirmed dead (11722614)

11:47am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A 46-YEAR-OLD woman was pronounced dead at an address in Park Crescent, Barry, on Monday, October 20. Police were called at approximately 3pm.

Train derailed due to faulty track

Barry And District News: DERAILED: The damage to tracks at Porthkerry (11064356)

11:35am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A TRAIN that derailed in Barry earlier this month came off the tracks due to a faulty rail at Porthkerry.

New girls development centre in Barry

11:35am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A GIRLS development centre is being launched in the Vale of Glamorgan by PG10 and Wales legend Neville Southall.

Light party

Barry And District News: CREATING SPACE: Crossway Methodist Church (10568012)

11:20am Tuesday 21st October 2014

AN ALTERNATIVE night depicting Hallowe'en in a positive light will be staged at a Barry church on Friday, October 31.

Asda go into detail

Barry And District News: APPLICATION: Asda submit Barry Waterfront plans

11:07am Tuesday 21st October 2014

ASDA has this month submitted a planning application for the proposed District Centre, Barry Waterfront, Powell Duffryn Way, Barry.

Animal cruelty seminar

10:44am Tuesday 21st October 2014

A FREE seminar discussing putting an end to animal cruelty and wildlife crime is being held at the Vale of Glamorgan Council chamber, Barry.

Children's tribute to war heroes

Barry And District News: THIS IS HOW IT'S DONE: Youngsters teach Vale MP Alun Cairns the rules of the game

10:25am Tuesday 21st October 2014

CHILDREN at a Barry community centre have said it with flowers in their own unique tribute to those who have fought in wars.

Vale of Glamorgan builder wins award

8:01am Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE VALE of Glamorgan and Steve James of SJ Builders took home the Best Craftsmanship award at the recent Regional All Wales Building Excellence Awards, held at the Millennium Centre, Cardiff.

School admissions now available online

Barry And District News: 06/08/2014 PA File photo of a person using a laptop. See PA Feature INTERNET Internet Column. Picture credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Photos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature. UK REGIONAL PAPERS AND MAGAZINES, PLEASE

4:25pm Monday 20th October 2014

APPLICATIONS for pupils starting in year seven in September 2015 in the Vale of Glamorgan can now be submitted online.

Spooktacular place to party

Barry And District News: TRICK OR TREAT: Dyfed-Powys Police are joining forces with police and fire services to ask people living in Wales to à 	¢ÂÂBe A Nice Guyà 	¢Â this Halloween and bonfire night in Operation B.A.N.G. (2166

1:05pm Monday 20th October 2014

A SPOOKTACULAR children’s Hallowe'en party is set to raise funds for Barry school girl Layla-Mae’s appeal.

Young ambassadors to bring children’s rights to life

12:08pm Monday 20th October 2014

YOUNG people from across the Vale of Glamorgan will have the opportunity to participate in a new project called Rights Ambassadors, which will enable young people aged 11 to 25 to learn about the rights that all children have, as specified in the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).

Start planning your career

11:34am Monday 20th October 2014

AN INTERACTIVE, national careers event will set out to engage job, training and education seekers this Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23.

Get your flu jab before winter

Barry And District News: GET PROTECTED: Patients urged to get their flu jab before winter sets in

11:34am Monday 20th October 2014

DIABETICS are being urged to take up the opportunity to have their free flu jab before winter sets in.

Final push to get historic bus back to Barry

Barry And District News: IN SOUTH AFRICA: Bedwas Machen 7

10:58am Monday 20th October 2014

A GROUP of Barry-based bus preservation enthusiasts are hoping a historic bus will make its way back from South Africa in time for Christmas.

Planning changes will make it easier for developers - Plaid

10:49am Monday 20th October 2014

A COUNCILLOR has expressed concerns that changes proposed by the Welsh Government will make it more difficult for local councils to refuse planning permission.

Public views sought on future of Vale libraries

Barry And District News: CONSULTATIONT: Barry library

11:35am Friday 17th October 2014

NOW is your chance to have your say on the future of libraries in the Vale.

Victims seek to take action against church

Barry And District News: SPEAKING OUT: Karen Morgan (7809906)

9:05am Thursday 16th October 2014

CHANGES to the way the Jehovah's Witness Church deal with child abuse allegations are being sought by victims of Barry sex predator Mark Sewell.

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