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Welcome to Bridgend County Borough Council’s media centre. These pages feature latest news from the county borough, and you can also keep up to date by following us on social media.

Storms prompt safety checks on local coal tips

Engineers from Bridgend County Borough Council are carrying out checks to ensure that former local coal mining sites remain safe in the wake of storms Ciara and Dennis.

No sports clubs to pay increased hire charges for playing fields and park pavilions

Cabinet members at Bridgend County Borough Council will discuss a series of new measures on February 25 designed to bolster its Community Asset Transfer (CAT) package and help sports clubs, town and community councils and other organisations take on more responsibility for outdoor sports facilities in the county borough.

Great Uncle Bulgaria opens Maesteg reuse shop

Underground, overground, Wombling free - the Wombles from Wimbledon know a thing or two about making good use of the things that they find, the things that everyday folks leave behind.

Storm Dennis clean-up operation continues

Highways teams at Bridgend County Borough Council are today (Monday, February 17) continuing the clean-up operation across the county after Storm Dennis.

New re-use shop in Maesteg

A new re-use shop will open at the community recycling centre in Maesteg as a haven for bargain hunters!

Delays due to wind turbine deliveries

Drivers are being warned to expect long delays while wind turbine towers, blades and other equipment are transported through parts of Bridgend County Borough early next month.

Bridgend welcomes Wales’ all-time rugby great

One of Wales’ all-time great rugby greats, Ieuan Evans MBE, will be making a special guest appearance at Bridgend Business Forum’s annual St David’s Day business breakfast.

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