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Bridgend Council: Ready for Brexit?

With around two weeks to go until the UK is supposed to leave the EU, thanks to the monumental incompetence …

Planning

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New LDP projects an additional 7,500+ homes for Bridgend county by 2033

(Title Image: via zoopla.com) Earlier this week, Bridgend Council’s planning committee held their monthly meeting. One of the main items …

Community Councils

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Full details of Bridgend council tax for 2019-20

Ahead of the debate and vote on Bridgend council’s budget for 2019-20, the full details of what next year’s council …

Finance

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Full details of Bridgend council tax for 2019-20

Ahead of the debate and vote on Bridgend council’s budget for 2019-20, the full details of what next year’s council …

New council depot could cost more than expected

More BCBC services set to move online

Economy & Transport

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Sorting Out Singletons: What are the options?

(Title Image: Brackla Hub/Facebook) This is an issue brought up by a number of people over the last couple of …

Bridgend taxi fare changes held up

One week left to register views on taxi fare increase

Decision looms on Bridgend taxi fares

Social Services & Wellbeing

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Direct payment personal assistants set to get a flat £12-per-hour rate

(Title Image: John Birdsall via communitycare.co.uk) Later today, a Bridgend Council scrutiny committee will discuss the direct payments system (pdf). …

Health

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Bridgend Council gears up for health board switch

(Title Image: NHS Wales) A report due to be discussed at Bridgend Council’s (BCBC) Cabinet next week (pdf), sets out …

A must read if you own a dog in Bridgend

What’s happening at Sunnyside?

Elections & Politics

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Major shake-up of Bridgend council wards proposed

(Title Image: via Google Earth) As some of you might be aware, earlier this week the Local Government Boundary Commission …

Are council wards about to change in Bridgend?

Bridgend Conservatives hit by senior resignations

Election 2017: Ogmore in Focus

Election 2017: Bridgend in Focus