Category Archives: 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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