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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.

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Update on plans for Cosy Corner in Porthcawl

With plans for creating new facilities at Cosy Corner in Porthcawl continuing to make progress, Bridgend County Borough Council has revealed an early concept which demonstrates how it hopes to invest more than £1.8m into the iconic seafront location.

Stay safe this summer when visiting the coast

With 30 million people planning to hit the UK coast this summer, the RNLI in Wales and HM Coastguard have launched a campaign urging people to choose lifeguarded beaches and follow key summer safety advice.

Social distancing reminder ahead of Bank Holiday weekend

With warm weather forecast over the May Bank Holiday weekend and into next week, Bridgend County Borough Council is reminding people not to ignore social distancing as they head to beaches and beauty spots.

Porthcawl flies three Blue Flags

Rest Bay, Trecco Bay and Porthcawl Marina are all flying Blue Flags after meeting high standards of cleanliness and water quality

Porthcawl road train operator revealed

Bridgend County Borough Council has confirmed that the charity and social enterprise, Emmaus South Wales, has been chosen as the operator for Porthcawl’s all-new road train attraction

New benches at local beauty spot

Eight new and refurbished benches have been installed around Pwll y Waun Lake in Porthcawl by the Green Spaces team of Bridgend County Borough Council

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