Pennard Ward Newsletter Spring 2014 (p1)

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2014-03-01 Pennard Ward Newsletter Spring 2014 (p1)

Page 1 of Councillor Lynda James’ Spring 2014 Newsletter, updating the Pennard Ward Community about the many projects happening in Pennard – including the Friends of Pennard Library (born out of the Pennard Library Working Group)

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Pennard Ward Newsletter Spring 2014 (p2)

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2014-03-01 Pennard Ward Newsletter Spring 2014 (p2)

Page 2 of Councillor Lynda James’ Spring 2014 Newsletter, updating the Pennard Ward Community about the many projects happening in Pennard – including the Friends of Pennard Library (born out of the Pennard Library Working Group)

Community spirits get raised by cash boosts

22Sep2011
Community spirits get raised by cash boosts
By South Wales Evening Post  |  Posted: September 22, 2011
http://www.southwales-eveningpost.co.uk/Community-spirits-raised-cash-boosts/story-13378874-detail/story.html

EIGHT communities are to receive a total of £4.7 million as part of Swansea Council’s rural development plan.

Projects in Bishopston, Pennard, Gower, Fairwood, Llangyfelach, Pontarddulais, Mawr and Penclawdd will each get the cash over the next two years. [N.B.  Pennard didn’t get any cash, not even a penny, from the £4.7 million and certainly nothing towards it Library!]

The schemes include promoting walking and cycling, developing youth services, and improving local bus services and sports facilities.

Other plans include promoting local food, and an a new information technology centre.

Many of the schemes in line for the money were nominated by local people in the communities involved. Continue reading