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April 2024 press releases

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Thriving sports clubs set for a £1m boost from the council

Thriving sports clubs at a number of council-owned community playing fields could be set for a boost in the coming months thanks to a new £1m changing rooms improvement initiative.

Happy school provides rich and memorable experiences for pupils

A Welsh-medium primary that moved into a brand new £9.9m home three years ago is a happy and welcoming school and the headteacher and staff provide rich and memorable learning experiences for pupils, inspectors from Estyn have found.

Leisure partners continue to delight citizens and visitors

​​​​​​​Visitors continue to flock to major leisure and destination venues supported by the council as venue staff continue their bounceback from the pandemic.

More than £6.5m set aside to fix roads and potholes in coming year

The hugely-popular small resurfacing scheme is set to get a boost as part of more than £6.5m of investment in highways, fixing potholes and roads across the city in the coming year.

Millions of pounds of investment planned to keep schools ship-shape

Schools are set to be the main beneficiaries of almost £3.8m of investment by Swansea Council and the Welsh Government in essential maintenance and building upgrades in the city during the coming year.

New recruits will help you keep beaches and parks clean this summer

ALMOST 30 newly recruited operatives are setting off for our parks and beaches this month to help keep some of Swansea's best-loved scenery clean and tidy for locals and tourists alike.

Hundreds of families set to see home improvements under £55m plan

UPGRADES for high-rise homes in Dyfatty took a step nearer as plans for £55m of investment in council homes was approved by Swansea Council.

Investigation works set for city centre development site in Swansea

Early site investigation works are soon taking place as plans to transform the former St David's Shopping Centre area in Swansea gather pace.

Public given chance to influence Singleton Park improvement plan

​​​​​​​Park users and concert-goers are being urged to give their ideas on how Swansea's Singleton Park can be improved as it continues to host big events.

Swansea's first female Lord Mayor celebrated at Guildhall

ONE of Swansea's historic Guildhall's major meeting rooms has been named for one of the city's most distinguished councillors, Lilian Hopkin MBE.

Revealed! The Swansea Sports Awards winners

A wide variety of strong-performing community and high-profile sports people and organisations have been recognised in the 2023 Swansea Sports Awards.

Historic castle could become even better for visitors

Plans to make Swansea's historic Oystermouth Castle even more welcoming to visitors have taken an important step forward.
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