Llanelli Rural Council to hold two year review of ‘Whole Place Plan’

LLANELLI Rural Council is holding a number of public consultations over the next fortnight to promote its Whole Place Plan.

The Whole Place Plan looks to address well-being within its communities and has been in operation for the last two years.  To date, a number of developments have transpired as a result of the Plan.

The consultations will give an opportunity for residents to see what has been done so far as well as asking them for their priorities moving forward.

The Whole...

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.

At the Town Council meeting, which took place on Wednesday (Oct 4) responding to item no5 on the agenda, a letter from Damien Hinds MP...

Leader’s trajectory deviates from Parc Howard’s guardians target

It appears that the leader of Carmarthenshire County Council Emlyn Dole is travelling on a different trajectory to the people involved with protecting the interests of Parc Howard despite his claims that he has their full support following what he insists was consultation regarding the proposed car park.

At a full council meeting on Wednesday (Jul 19) Emlyn Dole claimed that  he had consulted the organisations in...

West End star sings at Mayor’s Civic Ceremony

The West End came to the West End of Llanelli on Sunday, (Jul 9) as Llanelli girl, Samantha Thomas who has joined the London cast of Wicked as Ensemble/ 1st Cover Glinda attended the Mayor of Llanelli's Civic Ceremony.

Llanelli Parish Church was packed to the rafters as the town mayor Jeff Edmunds and his party walked in the footsteps of 42 former mayors from the Town Council offices to the Parish...

Town Council to express concerns to Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing

Plaid Cymru Town Councillor Sean Rees has proposed a motion that Llanelli Town Council writes to the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing expressing concern over problems being experienced by local surgeries in the town.
The motion was:
That Llanelli Town Council writes to Hywel Dda Local Health Board and to Vaughan Gething, the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Wellbeing expressing our concerns regarding the problems being experienced by local surgeries...

Mayor welcomes carers at vicarage

Llanelli Town Mayor Councillor Jeff Edmunds has wasted no time in opening the doors to the Town Council HQ and welcoming in community organisations. On Thursday (Jun 22) the mayor invited members of the disability access group, disabled drivers group and carers group to mingle and share information over a light buffet.

There were two recipients of the MBE amongst the group including Liz Evans MBE and Frank Allen MBE....