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Welsh Government Health Minister meets Tata Steel in Mumbai

Health Minister, Eluned Morgan met with Tata Steel in India earlier today to 'continue conversations' around closure plans for Port Talbot's two blast furnaces and coke ovens. The post Welsh Government Health Minister meets Tata Steel in Mumbai appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Man dies after early morning collision on A48 in Carmarthen

A man has reportedly died after an early morning collision on a busy roundabout in Carmarthen at the end of the A48. The post Man dies after early morning collision on A48 in Carmarthen appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Former Pembrokeshire senior social worker jailed for sexual assault against a child

A former senior social worker who attempted to arrange to meet children for sex, and admitted enjoying ‘caressing’ a young girl has been jailed for five years. The post Former Pembrokeshire senior social worker jailed for sexual assault against a child appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Bishopston Comprehensive to reopen to all pupils on Wednesday

Bishopston Comprehensive School will be fully reopening to all pupils next Wednesday - nearly 3 weeks after it was forced to close due to 'ground movement'. The post Bishopston Comprehensive to reopen to all pupils on Wednesday appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Council approves 9.5% council tax rise in Bridgend

Bridgend County Borough Council has agreed a new budget for 2024-25 amid what Leader Huw David has described as being ‘some of the biggest challenges that local government has ever faced’. The post Council approves 9.5% council tax rise in Bridgend appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Pioneering Swansea women set to be celebrated

Two pioneering Swansea women from different centuries are being celebrated as International Women's Day is marked in the city. The post Pioneering Swansea women set to be celebrated appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Swansea cultural scene set for new marketing boost

A new campaign is being launched to attract yet more people to Swansea’s arts, cultural and live music scene. The post Swansea cultural scene set for new marketing boost appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Welsh backpacker died after falling into water in Thailand while kayaking

An inquest opened into the death of Shanghaman Gowribalan has heard the circumstances surrounding his death

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Bus users hit back at price rises as First Cymru increase day ticket cost by more than 40%

Bus users have hit back at plans by regional operator First Cymru to raise day ticket prices from £4.20 to £6 as part of an overhaul of fares. The post Bus users hit back at price rises as First Cymru increase day ticket cost by more than 40% appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Huge chunk of masonry falls off historic arch at Copr Bay development

'That falling on somebody would be extremely serious'

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The Swansea cafe with ginormous sandwiches wows Wales' best chef

Grandad Needs His Medicine owner was left 'grinning from ear to ear' after two Michelin star restaurant boss Gareth Ward was blown away by the food

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Bridgend woman jailed for 18 weeks after breaching order which banned her from keeping dogs

A Bridgend woman has been jailed after she admitted breaching a disqualification order where she had been banned from keeping dogs for five years. The post Bridgend woman jailed for 18 weeks after breaching order which banned her from keeping dogs appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Singleton Hospital gets a facelift after renovation works

Singleton Hospital is unveiling a fresh look after undergoing a three-year, £13million facelift, which has included the installation of new cladding and windows. The post Singleton Hospital gets a facelift after renovation works appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Over 1000 registered for city conference

Over 1000 people have registered to attend a conference that describes Swansea as 'The City of Opportunity'. The post Over 1000 registered for city conference appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Man locked up after turning up at mum's home for cup of tea

David Davies, 49, turned up at the home of his mother Joanne Davies in Swansea and said: 'I can't do this anymore. I'm going back to prison'

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Choirs for Good raise over £14,000 for air ambulance

An all-Wales choir group have sung their hearts out to raise over £14,000 for the Wales Air Ambulance. The post Choirs for Good raise over £14,000 for air ambulance appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Coastguard warns of ‘poisonous parsnips’ washed up on local beaches

Port Talbot Coastguard have warned dog owners to be particularly vigilant after 'extremely toxic' roots wash up on Aberavon beach. The post Coastguard warns of ‘poisonous parsnips’ washed up on local beaches appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Main Stage cabaret bar confirms new venue in Swansea

It's been a long time coming - but Main Stage Swansea will finally be opening its doors this year

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Vigilant hospital staff alert police to domestic abuse stabbing victim

When a woman arrived at hospital with a deep cut to her leg and claimed it was caused by a falling knife, medical staff were concerned something wasn’t right. The post Vigilant hospital staff alert police to domestic abuse stabbing victim appeared first on Swansea Bay News....

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Welsh TV presenter's glowing review of Swansea restaurant after 'incredible' meal

Former weather presenter Sian Lloyd was left impressed by The Shed on the SA1 waterfront in Swansea