Latest Carmarthenshire Stories

2008-09-28 00:00:26

Parents have raised concerns over a proposal to merge two Gwendraeth Valley secondary schools. A council document discusses the possibility of merging bilingual Ysgol y Gwendraeth in Drefach and Welsh-medium school Ysgol Gyfun Maes-yr-Yrfa in Cefneithin.

2008-09-27 18:00:25

PARENTS in Carmarthenshire have expressed concern over plans to reduce the number of secondary schools in the county, which may lead to the merger of two well-established schools. They fear that the plans to reorganise secondary schools could affect Welsh-medium education.

2008-09-15 18:00:18

A DEADLY jellyfish has been washed up on Pendine Sands. The Portuguese man o'war was found by holiday maker Chris Englishas he enjoyed a day out at Pendine Sands in Carmarthenshire.

2008-08-30 09:00:36

By Bruce Sinclair Carmarthenshire residents' right to complain about major construction projects could be ended under new planning proposals.

2008-08-21 18:00:45

By Brian Robinson; OBE Principal; Coleg Sir Gar Following years of education nurtured in familiar surroundings supported by familiar faces, uncertainty is only natural when the time comes to leave school.

2008-08-20 00:00:22

Carmarthenshire Council has become predictable in the way its "spin machine" deals with the public: many press releases could be written before meetings take place.

2008-07-21 18:00:46

By Steffan Rhys AN EXPLOSION which left four teenage girls critically ill in hospital for several weekswas caused by the "excessive use of a large number of aerosol deodorants", an official inquiry will announce today.

2008-07-16 18:00:21

By Martin Shipton A MORATORIUM on new housing developments could be imposed in West Wales' largest town amid concerns its sewerage system cannot cope.