Walkers say weekly stroll is changing lives for the better
It is just one of lots of free or subsidised activities available for older people looking to get out of the house, be active and socialise during 2023 thanks to Swansea Council's partnership and involvement team.They also include discounted cinema screenings, ten-pin bowling, one-off day trips and a newly launched Ageing Well Choir.People can sign-up
New funding round launched to help communities thrive
The opportunity is part of Crowdfund Swansea, a scheme that helps deliver innovative community-led ideas to improve the city.Crowdfund Swansea is run by the council with the UK's leading civic crowdfunding platform Spacehive. It aims to fund and deliver exciting and innovative ideas from the local community and for the local community.Eligible projects could receive
Marine construction specialist appointed for Mumbles sea defence work
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Lloyd George Museum – Temporarily closed
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Man arrested on a mountain, Balenua Ffestiniog
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As part of Round 1 of UK Government’s Levelling Up Fund (LUF), the Council has been successful in their joint application with Wrexham County Borough Council for the Clwyd South Constituency. The Levelling Up Fund is intended to invest in infrastructure that improves everyday life across the UK. The fund supports town centre and high
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