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Community food policy – Council signs licence to grow

Posted on: October 24th, 2014 by dewijones

We have just granted our first licence to a resident to grow fruit, vegetables and herbs on council-owned… Continue reading Community food policy – Council signs licence to grow

Beautiful Flowers

Posted on: October 24th, 2014 by webteam

This spring and summer you will have seen beautiful pollinator friendly flowers on entrances into our towns and… Continue reading Beautiful Flowers

Monmouthshire Chairman’s charity funding provides boost for the NSPCC and Age Cymru

Posted on: October 24th, 2014 by dewijones

Representatives of two national charities attended County Hall in Usk on Wednesday 15th October to receive funds collected… Continue reading Monmouthshire Chairman’s charity funding provides boost for the NSPCC and Age Cymru

Council’s armed forces champion attends Centenary Fields World War I living legacy launch

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 by dewijones

Monmouthshire County Council’s armed forces champion, Councillor John Prosser attended a reception at the National Assembly for Wales… Continue reading Council’s armed forces champion attends Centenary Fields World War I living legacy launch

Council agrees to resist merger proposals and explore alternative ways forward

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 by dewijones

Monmouthshire County Council has responded to the Welsh Government’s white paper on local government reform.  In a lively… Continue reading Council agrees to resist merger proposals and explore alternative ways forward

Become a member of the new Vale of Usk Local Action Group

Posted on: October 22nd, 2014 by Joanna Goodwin

Our current Rural Development Programme (RDP) is drawing to a close and a new Vale of Usk area… Continue reading Become a member of the new Vale of Usk Local Action Group

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Every telephone exchange area across Wales!

Posted on: October 20th, 2014 by Joanna Goodwin

The Welsh Government and BT announced on Thursday, 16 October that work is planned to start in every… Continue reading Every telephone exchange area across Wales!

Armed forces community grant allows Overmonnow School to redevelop audio-visual room

Posted on: October 17th, 2014 by dewijones

 Pupils at Overmonnow Primary School are to benefit from a grant of £30,000, thanks to the Tri-Service Armed… Continue reading Armed forces community grant allows Overmonnow School to redevelop audio-visual room

Conquer or be conquered as Caldicot Castle appeals to young people to help destroy its zombie plague

Posted on: October 16th, 2014 by dewijones

 Caldicot Castle will play host to a confrontation between a troop of zombies and the town’s young people… Continue reading Conquer or be conquered as Caldicot Castle appeals to young people to help destroy its zombie plague

Work to start in every telephone exchange area across Wales as superfast broadband roll-out gathers pace

Posted on: October 16th, 2014 by dewijones

            The Welsh Government and BT announced today [Thursday, 16 October] that work… Continue reading Work to start in every telephone exchange area across Wales as superfast broadband roll-out gathers pace

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October 24, 2014 - Community food policy – Council signs licence to grow - We have just granted our first licence to a resident to grow fruit, vegetables and herbs on council-owned... Continue reading Community food policy – Council signs licence to grow

October 24, 2014 - Beautiful Flowers - This spring and summer you will have seen beautiful pollinator friendly flowers on entrances into our towns and... Continue reading Beautiful Flowers

October 24, 2014 - Monmouthshire Chairman’s charity funding provides boost for the NSPCC and Age Cymru - Representatives of two national charities attended County Hall in Usk on Wednesday 15th October to receive funds collected... Continue reading Monmouthshire Chairman’s charity funding provides boost for the NSPCC and Age Cymru

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tocidlac commented on Council tax and benefits:

At a time when I thought the Council was trying to save money I have received over the period of two weeks five communications from the `Shared Benefits Service` relating to `Claim Re-Assesed`, `Change in Income`, etc, all being many pages of incomprehensible figures taken to six decimal points. This culminates in a demand for unpaid Council Tax for the year of 67p, payable by Nov 15th, after which, Bailiffs perhaps? You couldn`t make it up. Continue reading 'Council tax and benefits' >

tocidlac commented on Bus Timetables:

Apparently people from Redwick are not to be allowed to catch a bus to/from Magor or Caldicot from Nov 3rd. As Newport City residents they must use a `demand responsive` service (like `Grass Routes`) into Newport itself. Continue reading 'Bus Timetables' >