Godre’r Graig Updates

  • Relocation of Godre’r Graig Primary School: Position update (28 August 2019) - Neath Port Talbot Council’s plan to provide demountable classrooms for use by Godre’r Graig Primary School pupils in their own dedicated area at Cwmtawe Community School is on track to be completed by the first week of September.

  • Godre’r Graig Primary School update (22 August 2019) - Neath Port Talbot Council’s plan to provide demountable classrooms for use by Godre’r Graig Primary School pupils in their own dedicated area at Cwmtawe Community School is on track to be completed by the first week of September.

  • Planning application update (26 July 2019). The planning application can be viewed here
  • Information for local residents (12 July 2019)
    Residents in the vicinity of Godre’r Graig Primary School will receive letters this afternoon from the council to clarify why the decision to close the school was made and setting out the next steps. More...
  • Godre’r Graig Primary School Update (12 July 2019)
    The Council was yesterday acting in response to early information received from our specialist geotechnical advisers. Our main focus is the hazard linked directly with the quarry spoil above the school playground. More...

  • School shut for safety reasons as geological risk found (11 July 2019)
    Godre’r Graig Primary School has been closed after geological experts found there was a potential landslide risk to the school’s playground.
    Earth Science Partnership (ESP), the experts commissioned by Neath Port Talbot Council, discovered there is a medium level risk from a quarry spoil tip near the school after the Council asked them to extend their extensive landslide risk investigation work carried out in nearby Pantteg, Ystalyfera. More...