Emergency Services attend RTA on Factory Road

THE Emergency services are attending a Road Traffic Accident on Factory Road in Pembrey today, Sunday (Jul 15).

The accident is believed to have occurred at approximately 3pm.

A bystander told Llanelli Online that at least one vehicle had overturned. It is understood that a telegraph pole has been toppled and the road has been temporary closed.

There have been no reports of any injuries at the present time. We will update you when we receive any further information.

 

Pirates Pillage Burry Port as Legends of the Sea take over harbourside

AVAST me hearties, T'was a fine day for looting and skullduggery in Burry Port on Saturday (Jul 7).

The Friday night revelry was a good start for any self respecting pirate and many in Burry Port  sampled the grogg and sang along to sea shanties at the pre carnival party, getting in the mood for the big day.

Legends of the Sea was the theme and t'was a fitting title for those brave folks who set to sea to rescue others. The RNLI led the parade fresh from rescuing 23...

Pembrey & Burry Port Carnival

 

THE 2018 Pembrey and Burry Port Carnival takes place this Saturday (July 7) at the Marina Fields in Burry Port Harbour.

On the day there will be a bunch of activities including a Pirate Stunt Show, live music from Leroy and Firewater, stalls, food and bar.

The parade will depart from Dyfatty at 1pm.

Tickets are priced at £3 for adults and £1 for children and O.A.P's.

Fire Service Update on Pembrey Forest Fire

ON Friday, 29/06/2018 at 08:51pm, crews from Llannelli, Ammanford, Gorseinon, Kidwelly and Pontyates attended a grassland fire on Pembrey Mountain.

Firefighters extinguished the fire using beaters, knapsacks, a hose reel jet, an unmanned aerial vehicle drone and a water bowser from Kenfig Hill (South Wales Fire and Rescue Service).

The stop message was received at 07:55am.

On Saturday, 20/06/2018 at 02:41pm, crews from Kidwelly, Pontyates and Llandeilio attended a re-ignition of...

Forest inferno at Pembrey

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THE Emergency Services have been dealing with a large scale forest fire in an area known as Pembrey Mountain this evening, Friday (Jun 29). Witnesses say that they saw the first glimpses of the fire at around 7pm.

There was an enormous police and fire service presence at the scene including a helicopter but they were unable to get any vehicles or crews close enough to deal with the fire located in a...

Forest fire rages at Pembrey

Reports are coming in of a large forest fire near Pembrey.

We have been sent photos of the fire, which appears to be on Pembrey Mountain near Llanelli.

We will bring you more information as and when it comes in.

Photos courtesy of Emyr Evans

 

 

Walk for Life returns to Pembrey and Burry Port

FUNDRAISERS from Pembrey and Burry Port are gearing up to take part in Kidney Wales' annual Walk for Life on Sunday 24th June.

Organised by Pembrey and Burry Port County Council, the walk has long been a mainstay of the community's fundraising calendar.

This year's walk is set to begin at 10am - with participants advised to arrive in plenty of time for registration, which begins at 9:15am.

Starting at Burry Port Harbour, participants will take a circular route to the Pwll Pavilion...

Police investigate ‘alleged’ sexual assault on Cefn Sidan beach

DYFED-Powys Police is investigating a sexual assault that happened on Cefn Sidan beach in Pembrey on Tuesday, June 12 between 2-3pm.

A man approached a woman who was sunbathing and inappropriately touched her.

He was unknown to the victim and is described as being in his late forties, early fifties, around 5 foot 11inches tall, thin arms and legs with a pot belly. His hair was a mix of light and dark grey.

He had an English accent. He was believed to be wearing knee length black...

Emergency services deal with house fire at Pembrey

THE Emergency services were called to a house fire in Pembrey earlier this evening, Monday (Jun 11).

Some reports estimate that the fire started at around 8.00pm this evening.

There were reports of at least five fire crews in attendance. There was also a large police presence and police closed the road for a few hours while fire crews tackled the blaze.

The fire broke out at a derelict property on Lando Road and there were no reports of anyone being injured.

In a...

Dewis Pen-bre i gynnal agoriad Taith Prydain

CYHOEDDWYD mai Parc Gwledig Pen-bre yw'r lleoliad swyddogol ar gyfer “Grand Depart” neu agoriad Taith Prydain OVO Energy 2018.

Cafodd hyn ei gyhoeddi yng nghanol Llundain nos Fawrth.

Hon fydd y tro cyntaf i ras feicio broffesiynol fwyaf Prydain ymweld â'r sir.

Bydd 120 o feicwyr o rai o dimau gorau'r byd yn cystadlu yn y ras, gan gynnwys Pencampwyr Olympaidd a'r Byd ac enillwyr...