Latest Swansea Bay Stories

2013-06-28 23:00:23

Cambridge House of Swansea, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting an Ice Cream Social on July 3. The community in the St.

2011-07-19 10:30:00

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HYCOR Biomedical, Inc., a leading manufacturer and marketer of in vitro diagnostic products, today announced that Sean-Xavier Neath, M.D., Ph.D., has been appointed as Chief Medical Officer (CMO). In this role, Dr.

2008-12-16 11:21:06

A British government efficiency computer designed to save taxpayers $87 million ended up costing them $124 million instead, investigators say.

2008-10-04 18:00:19

POLICE are appealing for information to locate a missing 70-year- old woman from Bargoed with links to Porthcawl. Bettewynn Prestidge was last seen at about 12pm last Monday at a friend's house in Bargoed. She is described being 5ft 3in tall with white spiky hair.

2008-09-14 00:00:23

Neath Port Talbot Council bosses have confirmed that six schools can't make ends meet. Parents of debt-ridden schools face a lengthy wait to find out if their child's school is among them. They are believed to include three primary schools and three secondary schools.

2008-09-10 00:00:21

By nino williams At least nine Swansea schools can't make ends meet - but parents will have to wait to find out if their child's school is among them.

2008-09-07 00:00:19

The news that yet another company wants to build a massive power plant in Port Talbot may seem a real choker for the town's long- suffering residents - but it probably won't come as too much of a surprise.

2008-09-07 00:00:19

By Sion Morgan Yet another massive power station is being lined up for Port Talbot.

2008-09-07 00:00:19

Plans for a similar gas-fired power station at Port Talbot docks were blocked last year. Planning chiefs rejected Port Talbot Power's proposed 1,300MW plant, deeming it too big and unsightly. But the world's biggest wood-burning power station looks like coming to the town.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'