Carers’ Rights Day

Jane’s Barry and District News column 19 November 2015 Barry and District News Column “On Friday November 20th, I hope you will join me in acknowledging the enormous contribution of unpaid carers in Wales as part of Carers’ Rights Day 2015.  A new report, ‘Valuing Carers 2015– the rising value […]

Stunning Redevelopment of Barry’s Pumphouse

Jane is so impressed by the stunning redevelopment of Barry Pumphouse she think it deserves a design award.   The Pumphouse, an important local landmark with its imposing 42-metre high chimney, is one of the last reminders of Barry Docks’ heydey during the early 20th Century. It has been redeveloped by […]

Happy 90th Birthday Audrey!

Jane was delighted to be invited to wish Audrey McDougall  a very happy 90th Birthday,  at her home in Golau Caredig in Barry.  Golau Caredig is the Vale of Glamorgan’s first extra care housing scheme, providing affordable, independent living accommodation for people over 55.  The scheme, built in partnership by […]

Jane Supports Marie Curie Campaign

    Vale of Glamorgan AM, Jane Hutt, has pledged to champion the concerns of local people with a terminal illness by lending her support to a Marie Curie campaign calling for the right for everyone to have palliative care when they need it. Jane Hutt AM teamed up with […]