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October 2017 press releases

Victoria Park Swansea

Adopt a flowerbed chance for residents and businesses

Some of Swansea's most beautiful flowerbeds can now be adopted by residents and businesses.

Library reading

New look and feel plan for Townhill Library

Townhill Library will soon be given a new look and feel, thanks to a refurbishment project starting next month.

Mark Thompson

Headteacher could be named the best in the UK

A headteacher who was crowned the best in Wales earlier this year will find out on Sunday if he is top of the class for the whole of the UK.


Energy savings plan for dozens of city buildings

City buildings including the Grand Theatre, Guildhall and Swansea Market could soon be more energy-efficient than ever before.

Kingsway future

Take a peek into Kingsway's future

Hundreds of pedestrians every day now have the chance to take a glimpse into Kingsway's future.

Castle Square

Options recommended for Castle Square's transformation

Castle Square's transformation into a greener, more vibrant space at the heart of Swansea city centre could soon take a major step forward.


Pupils help map picturesque attraction

Nature lovers from across the world can now explore one of Swansea's most picturesque attractions without leaving their computer screen thanks to pupils at a city school.

Christmas parade

Bumper weekend to kick-start Swansea's Christmas celebrations

A bumper weekend of festive fun will kick-start Swansea's Christmas celebrations next month.


Welsh medium schools are showing off their work

Visitors to Swansea's Civic Centre this week can get a snapshot of some of the great work pupils are doing at the city's Welsh-language schools.

Digital bridge

Digital bridge landmark option for key Swansea gateway

A futuristic digital bridge over Oystermouth Road could become a new Swansea landmark.


Residents can find out more about education centre plans

Residents in Cockett are being invited to a series of events to find out more about plans for a purpose built centre that will dramatically improve education for some of Swansea's most vulnerable young people.

Swansea Bay 10k

Entries open for 2018 Swansea Bay 10k

This year's Admiral Swansea Bay 10k may only just have finished, but entries are already open for next year's race.

Digital arena skin

State-of-the-art digital 'skin' plan for indoor arena

A cutting-edge digital 'skin' promoting shows, concerts, conferences, exhibitions and other events and activities could surround the planned new digital indoor arena in Swansea.


Views needed on plans to strengthen domestic abuse help

People in Swansea are being asked for their views on plans to improve support for women who have been subjected to violence and residents who have suffered domestic abuse and sexual violence.

lovethelaggon competitipon Danyrgraig

Calling all school pupils

Youngsters from all over Swansea are getting the chance to win some top prizes and show their support for the #lovethelagoon campaign.

Pipehouse Wharf

Pipehouse Wharf conditionally sold to Coastal Housing Group

Up to 150 new homes could soon boost on-going regeneration of Swansea's River Tawe corridor.

Victoria Park

Wheelchair swing first for city's Victoria Park

A new piece of play equipment specifically designed for children who use wheelchairs is to be installed in a park in Swansea.

Welsh flag

Your chance to have a say on Welsh in Education Strategic Plan

CITY residents are getting a fresh chance to have their say on proposed changes to Swansea's blueprint for Welsh education over the coming years.

Swansea University/Civic Centre

Council to rent part of the Civic Centre to Swansea University

An exciting new partnership is to see Swansea University's School of Management expand into part of the Civic Centre.

Council Logo

Sale of Four Seasons will lead to affordable housing

Dozens of affordable homes will soon be constructed on land in Swansea that once accommodated a social club.

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