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Welcome to Bridgend County Borough Council’s media centre. These pages feature latest news from the county borough, and you can also keep up to date by following us on social media.

This news list is currently being filtered by January 2019  

Kick Start grant helps Bridgend-based salon thrive

A Bridgend-based hair salon is thriving after it launched ten months ago with the help of a Kick Start grant provided by Bridgend County Borough Council and Tata Steel subsidiary UK Steel Enterprise.

Funding support is a recipe for success at new delicatessen

A Bridgend-based shortbread company which has received start-up support through the council’s Kick-start fund has been crowned winner in the ‘Welsh produce of the year’ category at the Food Awards Wales 2019.

Mural advice offered to help avoid criminal offence

Senior politicians from Bridgend County Borough Council have issued a statement following media coverage of a ‘Cofiwch Dryweryn’ mural which has been painted on the side of a town centre shop.

Gold Star for Ysgol Bryn Castell

Ysgol Bryn Castell in Brynmenyn has received a glowing inspection report, with Estyn awarding them a ‘good’ rating across the board in each of the five key inspection areas.

Local pre-schools on PATHS to success

Bridgend County Borough Council has become the first local authority to work alongside Barnardo’s to implement the PATHS programme in pre-school settings.

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