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Penarth Daily News email address dmj@newsnet.uk . Penarth Daily News is an independent free on-line fair and balanced news service published by NewsNet Ltd covering the town of Penarth in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK. All our news items are based on the information we receive or discover at the time of publication and are published on the basis that they are accurate to the best of our knowledge and belief at that time. Comments posted on the site by commentators reflect their opinions and are not necessarily shared, endorsed or supported by Penarth Daily News.

VOLVO YACHTS WILL RACE AROUND NUCLEAR MUD DUMP SITE OFF PENARTH

The Volvo Ocean Race fleet – due to reach Cardiff shortly – will be carrying out practice races around the Cardiff Spoil grounds – where 300,000 tons of mud from the site of the old Hinkley Point nuclear power station … Continue reading

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PENARTH COUNCIL SHARES-OUT YOUR PHOTOS, YOUR POLITICAL BELIEFS & YOUR CREDIT DETAILS

The Labour-controlled Penarth Town Council has today openly declared that it is holding photographs, personal data, details of political beliefs, bank account details, health records, credit card numbers  and other information about  local residents. The council also says it is … Continue reading

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PENARTH AM VAUGHAN GETHING IS “BEST PLACED TO GALVANISE LABOUR”

The number of Welsh Assembly members now supporting Vaughan Gething (Labour AM for Cardiff South and Penarth) as the next Welsh Labour Leader has now risen from just 1 to a heady 4. Gething – who continues to endure a … Continue reading

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‘SEX EDUCATION’ TV SERIES FILMED AT PENARTH’S PAGET ROOMS

A new coming-of-age tv comedy drama series – provisionally entitled “Sex Education” –  has been shooting scenes inside the Paget Rooms in Penarth. The series is  being made not for conventional tv, but for the on-line pay-tv streaming service Netflix  … Continue reading

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A SLOW START TO PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS ON COUNCIL MERGERS

There was a slow start in Penarth yesterday to Welsh Labour Government’s public consultations about its proposals for local government mergers. The plans – described as “gerrymandering on a massive scale” –  would involve merging the Conservative-run Vale of Glamorgan … Continue reading

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POLICE SEEK PENARTH MAN FOLLOWING SERIES OF THEFTS

South Wales Police are hoping to receive the help of local residents in Penarth in attempting to locate a local man. He is Lawrence Harrington ( 31) who comes from Penarth. Officers would like to speak to him about  “a … Continue reading

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300,000 TONNES OF NUCLEAR MUD IS ON ITS WAY TO PENARTH

The Welsh Labour Government  has given the green light for 300,000 tonnes of  mud –  dredged from the Hinkley Point nuclear power station site in Somerset –  to be dumped in the sea a short distance off the Penarth sea … Continue reading

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