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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.

Road safety measures confirmed for A48

Road safety improvements including a speed limit review, resurfaced footpaths, extended footway links, fresh signage and new road markings are set to be introduced along a 5km section of the A48.

Roots Street Festival is back in Bridgend

The ‘Roots Street Festival’ featuring a range of music, international flavours and workshops is returning to Bridgend town centre this weekend.

Kids invited to name new camera car

Children are being asked to name the new camera car which will soon be on patrol in Bridgend County Borough to help tackle the problem of dangerous parking outside schools.

Family proud to collect Mayor’s award

The family of poppy appeal organiser Andrew Reekie were extremely proud to pick up his Mayor’s Citizenship Award last week from the Mayor of Bridgend County Borough, Councillor Pam Davies.

Could you ‘Bridge the gap’ in a young person’s life?

Bridgend County Borough Council has launched a new scheme which aims to recruit specialist foster carers to provide short term care for children and young people with a variety of complex needs and challenging behaviours.

Free pop-up business school is coming to Bridgend

A unique, free Pop-Up Business School that gives participants the tools to start their own business without funding or money is visiting Bridgend for the first time in June.

For media enquiries, contact Bridgend County Borough Council's Communications Team

Telephone: 01656 643217
Opening hours:

09:00 to 17:00 Monday to Thursday; 
09:00 to 16:30 Friday.

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