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5G mast planning application. Hi everyone, a new application has been received by Torfaen CBC Planning Department. The only change is the height of the mast, the company responsible has said that the original proposal to site it on the corner of School Close/Caerleon Road is the optimum site. Having ...
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Ponthir District Sports Club has embarked on a major transition from being a predominantly male orientated sports club to becoming a club for the whole community whether you play sports or just enjoy watching it. Starting with a name change to Ponthir Sports and Community Club the recently appointed seven ...
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Due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, the Council will be holding an online public meeting on Microsoft Teams to answer your questions on these proposed sites.
  • Craig Y Felin - 6pm - 7.30pm, Tuesday 23rd March 2021
  • Llanfrechfa - 6pm - 7.30pm, Thursday 25th March 2021
You do not ...
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Fortnightly garden waste collections in Torfaen will resume the week commencing Monday 22 March. Residents are advised to place their green bins out for collection according to their collection calendars. Collection dates and recycling calendars can be checked here online. The green bin should only be used for garden waste including ...
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Furlough will be extended until the end of September, the chancellor will announce, as he unveils more support for workers and the self-employed. Ahead of the budget, Rishi Sunak has revealed that millions of workers will continue to have 80% of their wages paid until the end of September. More than 600,000 additional ...
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The census is coming. By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape your community, such as healthcare, education and transport. The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives us a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales ...
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Torfaen CBC had reports over the last few weeks that household waste bags are being put in litter bins. This is not the proper use of a litter bin, and can result in bins overflowing, leading to more litter in neighbourhoods. Residents should be aware that putting household waste in ...
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Torfaen CBC are in the process of preparing a tree strategy for the borough that sets out our approach to managing trees, including those that make up woodland and hedgerows. The draft strategy explains national and local policies, and explains how these translate into action to protect and manage trees ...
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At our January meeting, the community council approved the replacement of the existing play equipment with a new Multi Play unit, which will include 2 towers, a steel slide, and a fireman's pole. Further updates on installation will be posted as soon as they become available ...
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