Santa’s town tour

Santa was out and about in Llanelli today as Ymlaen Llanelli The BID and Llanelli Town Council brought a bit of Christmas cheer to businesses in the town. Santa complete with elves was spotted at Llanelly House where he gave out some chocolates to children.

Ym;laen Llanelli has organised a couple of random events, which you can...

Penygaer playing field asset transfer on hold

On Monday 13th November, Jonathan Fearn, Carmarthenshire County Council Head of Property, indicated to the Town Council that the agreed asset transfer of Penygaer Playing Fields would have to be put on hold pending the result of the Public Inquiry into the village green application for Llanerch...

Bynea Square to hold Christmas festival

THE Bynea District Forum, will be hosting their Annual Christmas Event on Friday (Nov 24) at Bynea Square.

The Evenings festivities will begin at 6:30pm and end at 8:30pm.

The lights this year will be switched on by Llanelli Rural Councillor, Steve Donoghue, who will be representing the Chairman of Llanelli Rural Council who are...

MP questions expense of demolishing Crown Buildings

Nia Griffith MP has said that she is unhappy about the lack of consultation regarding the decision by Carmarthenshire County Council to issue a planning notice to demolish Crown Buildings. The buildings include ground floor retail space two floors of accommodation space above the shops. At least two local businessmen have questioned...

Councillors saddened by Llanelli job losses

Llanelli Town Councillors expressed their sadness that two buildings in Llanelli will be closing down with the loss of jobs and community facilities. The Department for Work and Pensions will be closing its doors with the loss of 146 jobs in the Llanelli area.

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Lemon wants 106 for Sports clubs

LLANELLI Town Councillor Winston Lemon has called for the Town Council to fully support sports organisations in the Seaside area of Llanelli in their bid to secure Section 106 money totalling £144,000, which he said  if left unclaimed would be handed back to wealthy developers with interest. It is...