Monmouthshire County Council is reviewing its improvement plan for countryside access, including walking, cycling and horse riding.  It is calling upon the public, land managers and organisations with a stake…

More than 280 play workers and volunteers celebrated the end of the busiest ever summer of play schemes across Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen and Monmouthshire at a recent awards ceremony in…

Unfortunately the UK has again witnessed a number of major incidents in the last 12 months. These events have resulted in the establishment and opening of ‘Survivor Reception Centres’ –…

Monmouthshire County Council is seeking a full time manager to assume responsibility for running the Borough Theatre in Abergavenny. The successful applicant would be an advocate for the theatre, providing…

Monmouth’s leisure centre is on course to re-open on Wednesday 15th August to offer a fabulous range of facilities that will reach out to the whole community. The £7.4m project…

The owner of a Chepstow restaurant has pleaded guilty to two food hygiene offences following action taken by Monmouthshire County Council’s environmental health officers. Dionysios Mastrogiannopoulos, the owner of the…

Monmouthshire County Council is welcoming three new chief officers to its senior leadership team.  The appointments of Chief Officer for Enterprise and Chief Officer for Social Care, Safeguarding & Health,…

Swift action by leisure centre staff saved a man’s life after he collapsed following cardiac arrest while playing five-a-side football.  Chepstow Leisure Centre duty officer Duncan Thompson used the site’s…

There are some significant changes to Benefit administration in Monmouthshire for working age people from June 27. As part of a national roll out the full service of Universal Credit…

A partnership between Monmouthshire County Council, the Gwent Association of Voluntary Organisations, carers, third sector bodies and the health board is to celebrate the vital contribution made by the county’s…

Monmouthshire County Council is taking steps to reduce the unnecessary use of plastic.  The council’s Strong Communities Select Committee met recently and heard from officers and plastic-free community groups based…

Monmouthshire County Council has chosen a new Chairman to serve for the next twelve months.  Councillor Peter Clarke was elected at the council’s annual general meeting on May 8th following…

Monmouthshire County Council is to commemorate the centenary of the Royal Air Force with a ceremony at County Hall on Monday 14th May at 9.30am.  The RAF Ensign will be…

Monmouthshire County Council has agreed a plan to embed its ambition for social justice into the heart of its policies and activities. The Social Justice Strategy, agreed by the council’s…

Local Agri Urban Group have been giving “thought for food” The URBACT Agri Urban project has seen the development of a local group with interest or business in the food…

Aneurin Bevan Gwent Public Health Team on behalf of Gwent Health, Social Care and Housing Partnership, are holding a small research event to discuss thoughts and aspirations with people about…

Monmouthshire County Council in partnership with Usk Town Council is to build on last year’s highly successful cycling project.  The Great Usk Bike Off will run once again this summer…