Category Archives: Penarth Daily News

WOMEN’S EQUALITY PARTY TO STAND IN CARDIFF SOUTH & PENARTH AT GENERAL ELECTION

The new Women’s Equality Party has selected Sharon Lovell as their candidate in the Cardiff South and Penarth constituency at the general election. Ms Lovell – a university graduate – is a director for NYAS, a charity providing information, advice, … Continue reading

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TORIES SELECT CENTRICA EXECUTIVE TO TAKE-ON DOUGHTY IN GENERAL ELECTION

The Conservative Party has named a Welsh business executive –  Bill Rees –  as its 2017 General Election candidate for the Cardiff South and Penarth constituency. Mr Rees who “grew up milking cows in West Wales” is of head of … Continue reading

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A COOL WIND – NO GRASS – BUT EVENTUALLY SOME SUNSHINE FOR PICNIC PENARTH

Once again Picnic Penarth – the town’s annual street-food event has taken-over Station Approach for a weekend of  outdoor cooking, live music and locally-produced food and drink. There was sheltered seating available under open marquees set up in Station Approach … Continue reading

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ELECTION CAMPAIGNERS FOCUS ON LEISURE CENTRE VANDALISM & PENARTH PAVEMENTS

With only four days to go before new Vale of Glamorgan and Penarth Town councils are elected, campaigning in Penarth is continuing apace with some candidates now homing-in on specific ward issues. PLAID CYMRU: PENARTH LEISURE CENTRE The condition of … Continue reading

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PRE-WAR PENARTH ON FILM – IN 1935

A fascinating movie of the South Wales Coast – which shows Penarth as it was in 1935 –  has been put on line by the British Film Institute. The film – curated by the National Screen and Sound Archive of … Continue reading

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BIZWATCH: NEW LAUNDERETTE PROPOSED FOR PENARTH’S PLASSEY ST

A planning application has been made to change a vacant former convenience store on the corner of Plassey St and High St Penarth into a launderette. The premises are the former “Patrick’s” newsagents  and off-licence which the applicant,  Mr Petr … Continue reading

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CLLR LIS BURNETT ACCUSED OF TELLING “A DOWNRIGHT LIE” IN PLANNING COMMITTEE

The Deputy Leader of the Vale of Glamorgan Council, Cllr Lis Burnett was accused last night by Cllr Bob Penrose (Independent Sully) of having told “a downright lie” to the council’s Planning Committee. It happened at the final meeting of … Continue reading

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