New leadership formally appointed
26 May 2017
Councillor Rob Jones has been formally appointed as the new Leader of Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council, with Councillor Anthony Taylor as Deputy Leader. The appointments were made at the Annual Meeting of Council today (Friday 26 May).
Trading Standards News
17 May 2017
Council Trading Standards watchdogs have been working with partner agencies to combat rogue traders operating in the area.
Owain prints out his own future
12 May 2017
41 year old Owain Jones had been unemployed for 20 years. After finishing school he went on to study at university, and after completing his 2nd year his health deteriorated and he began suffering with severe anxiety and depression. His health became worse and his condition left him with no confidence and struggling to leave his home.
Celebration event held to mark the achievements of looked after children
08 May 2017
An awards event has taken place to recognise the achievements of children in care across Neath Port Talbot.
A474 Alltwen Hill Bridge Strengthening Work
05 May 2017
Neath Port Talbot Council is advising road users of essential strengthening work on the A474 Alltwen Hill Bridge in Pontardawe which will begin next week.
Funding Boost for Road Safety and Travel Improvements
28 April 2017
Neath Port Talbot Council has received over £1.7m funding from Welsh Government to deliver Road Safety and infrastructure priorities.
Beach byelaws coming into effect from 1st May
26 April 2017
Dog lovers are being reminded that the seasonal Aberavon Beach byelaws will take effect from 1st May to 30th September 2017.
Two awards for Ysgol Bae Baglan
26 April 2017
The award winning Ysgol Bae Baglan has scooped two more accolades at the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Cymru Building Excellence Awards 2017 ceremony, held at The Vale Resort, Vale of Glamorgan on Friday 21st April.
Port Talbot Integrated Transport Hub – New Access Road
21 April 2017
On the evening of Monday 24th April, the new permanent access between the A48 Heilbronn Way and Station Road in Port Talbot will be open to vehicles. This will help to improve traffic flow and facilitate further construction of an open pedestrian space.
Get Your Camera Ready, Visit Wales’ EPIC has arrived at Margam Country Park
11 April 2017
Visit Wales legendary EPIC sign is back in time to celebrate EPIC EASTER, making its first appearance of the year at Margam Country Park.