Mitchel Troy temporary site closure *UPDATE 22/11/17 – 4pm*  The repair work at Mitchel Troy Recycling Centre has been completed ahead of schedule, and therefore the Recycling Centre will now…

Over thirty Monmouthshire youngsters gathered at the county’s outdoor education service headquarters in Skenfrith’s Hilston Park recently (Thursday 2nd November) to launch the council’s Young Carers’ Strategy. The strategy is…

Monmouthshire County Council has closed roads outside the former Britannia Inn in Abergavenny following advice from a structural engineer.  Frogmore Street and Baker Street were closed initially while engineers assessed…

Senior students from Chepstow School attending a workshop on Tuesday 17th October discussed peaceful and progressive solutions to conflicts between Palestinians and Israelis.  The workshop was conducted by Solutions Not…

Monmouthshire’s Family Information Service has recently launched a new look, fully bilingual website to provide essential information for parents, carers and professionals. The website – www.monfis.org.uk  – contains information about…

Monmouthshire County Council is pleased to support and raise awareness of World Mental Health Day on Tuesday October 10th with a series of wellbeing events that support this year’s theme…

A leading Monmouthshire trading standards officer has been recognised for outstanding contribution to the Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) and its annual conference.  Gareth Walters was presented with the award…

Monmouthshire County Council’s leisure team is offering an exclusive membership promotion providing the key to summer fitness!  Join MonLeisure before 23rd July and get six weeks’ membership for £45.  This…

Following the recent county council elections Monmouthshire has appointed chairs to its five select committees, the bodies which examine and scrutinise as part of the council’s decision-making machinery. In common…

An action day held in Monmouthshire last week (Thursday, 22nd June) has drawn attention to the anti-social nature of dog mess left on pavements, parks, play areas and paths.  The…

There are now only two contracts for which transport has still to be arranged and parents are aware that we are working on getting the transport sorted as soon as…

This afternoon (Tuesday 13th June) we’re pleased to say that alternative transport arrangements are in place for 25 of the 29 contracts.  The new contracts will start over the next…

Issued at 6pm, Monday 12th June JMC Taxis ceased trading yesterday with 29 contracts and 114 students being left without transport today. Providing alternative providers has been difficult but by…

We received a message late yesterday afternoon that Monmouth-based JMC Taxis no longer operates so the council is working hard to ensure we can provide transport to replace the 29…

Monmouthshire County Council has chosen a new Chairman to serve for the next twelve months.  Councillor Maureen Powell was elected at the council’s annual general meeting on May 16th following…

Monmouthshire’s Public Service Board (PSB) – a partnership which includes the county council, health board, Gwent Police, the South Wales Fire & Rescue Service and housing associations – has just…

Monmouth Community Hub will celebrate a popular children’s fictional character on Saturday 27th May with stories and activities about Elmer the Patchwork Elephant.  The Monmouth event starts at 11am and…