More than four in 10 adults in the UK feel some parts of their lives have changed for the better since the coronavirus outbreak, official figures suggest. Of the 43% who reported positive lifestyle changes, more than half (56%) said they were able to spend more quality time with loved ones they live with, according […]
Torfaen MS Lynne Neagle has called on the Welsh Government to send out a clear message to employers in Wales not to put women under pressure to return to work ahead of appropriate childcare support. The MS, used a question to the Deputy Minister Jane Hutt MS, to call on the Government to send a very […]
Cwmbran Big Event is usually held at Cwmbran Boating Lake, however, this year due to the Coronavirus pandemic the event will be held online. On Saturday 13th June, organisers Cwmbran Community Council will celebrate the event in ways different to usual as they look back on the success of previous years. Cwmbran Community Council took […]
In light of the recent Welsh Government announcement relaxing some of the Covid-19 restrictions, two different households can now meet up outdoors (within a 5 mile radius of their home) providing they maintain social distancing. To support this, the council has decided to trial the re-opening of car parking areas that serve ‘local parks’ from […]
The education minister has revealed today that all schools in Wales will reopen on 29 June. Schools will reopen for all year groups for limited periods during the week, and only a third of pupils will be in school at any one time, Kirsty Williams said. Both schools and councils will make their own decisions […]
McDonalds have announced that 497 Drive-Thrus across the UK and Ireland will reopen today from 11am, as well as a further 43 restaurants who will begin offering McDelivery. Pontypool McDonalds reopened at 11am today (Wednesday 3rd June) offering a limited menu for the time being. Prior to reopening, McDonalds announced that their restaurants will temporarily […]
At 10:59am today, we’ll be broadcasting the #MentalHealthMinute alongside hundreds of radio stations across the UK. Join the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, David Tennant, Harry Kane, Dua Lipa, and Anthony Joshua for this important message. The #MentalHealthMinute will emphasise the importance of talking about mental health and how in these challenging times, we are […]
Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford has set out the lockdown position in Wales.
Wales First Minister Mark Drakeford has revealed in todays press conference that the lockdown restrictions currently in place will be extended until at least the next review period.
Here’s the 15 restaurants reopening on 13th May