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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.

“LAUGHING” BIKE-KIDS DELIBERATELY BLOCK CARS ON BROCKHILL RISE

There has been a further incident of unruly kids on bikes deliberately blocking a road in Penarth and harrassing motorists and pedestrians. In the wake of similar incidents in Victoria Road, Penarth Esplanade, Lavernock Road and in Cardiff, it is … Continue reading

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CORNERSWELL POST OFFICE MAY BECOME DENTAL SURGERY

The Vale of Glamorgan Council is considering proposals to convert the existing Wood St Post Office (on the corner of 5 Cornerswell Road and Wood St) into a dental surgery. The Post Office is due to close at the end … Continue reading

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LOW CLOUD AND RAIN SPOILS STUNT-PLANE CIRCUITS OVER PENARTH

Despite cloud, grey skies and rain – an intrepid team of  stunt aircraft unexpectedly turned up over Penarth this afternoon for what appeared to have been intended as a fly-past or even an aerobatic display. The weather however wasn’t prepared … Continue reading

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PENARTH PIER-HEAD OFF-LIMITS TO VISITORS THIS MORNING

Part of Penarth Pier is temporarily out of bounds to visitors and residents this morning as it’s being used – yet again – as a location for filming A  full scale multi-camera production crew is on the scene  shooting what … Continue reading

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OLD CARDIFF BAY MOORING PONTOONS GET A NEW LEASE OF LIFE IN BARRY

One of the strangest sights out on the Bristol Channel off Penarth this morning was what appeared to be a raft made up of  evidently well-used mooring pontoons – all of which appeared to have seen better days. The five … Continue reading

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PENARTH CACHE OF CLASSIC CINEMA POSTERS GOES UNDER THE HAMMER

Scores of  large format movie posters –  dating back to 1939 and  discovered underneath the carpets of a house in Penarth –  are to be auctioned next month. Some of the posters are  giant 10-foot high bill-board-sized  formats – designed … Continue reading

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PENARTH’S GLEBE ST IS CLOSED THIS MORNING.

The lower end of  Glebe St is closed this morning for long-awaited repair work. This section of Glebe St has become the main route into the town centre for traffic entering the town via Plassey St – and has probably … Continue reading

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