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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.

This news list is currently being filtered by Leisure and culture  

New Valleys Regional Park website

They are the valleys that helped shape and change the world – and today, they offer not only some of the finest scenery and heritage in Wales and the UK, but also a wide range of outdoor activities such as mountain biking, kayaking and trail walking.

Free town centre car parking to continue

Bridgend County Borough Council has confirmed that council-maintained town centre car parks will be free to use for another month, now continuing throughout September.

New master plan for town centre

Major improvements are planned for Bridgend town centre over the next 10 years as part of an ambitious new regeneration strategy.

The Replacement Local Development Plan explained

Richard Matthams is a Bridgend County Borough Council strategic planning and transportation manager. He is leading on the local authority’s Replacement Local Development Plan. Here he answers 12 questions on what the development plan is and why it’s important for the county borough and every single resident.

Phased reopening for leisure centres and swimming pools

Following new lockdown guidance from Welsh Government, Bridgend County Borough Council and its leisure partners Halo are making arrangements for the safe, phased reopening of local leisure facilities.

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