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A shop hosting a live action escape game is one of a series of niche businesses test-trading in Merthyr Tydfil with the help of a unique support programme for local entrepreneurs funded by Welsh Gov…

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Merthyr Tydfil’s newest major employer has teamed up with local business, education and training experts to ensure mutual benefits for the wider economy and workforce. General Dynamics Land Systems-UK…

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‘We live in Merthyr Tydfil, South Wales. Our Town is often described as one of the most deprived Towns in Wales and is unfairly stigmatised through negative media representation. However, we have a st…

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An historic Merthyr Tydfil church which has been derelict for 20 years is being fully renovated and brought back into use as residential accommodation. The original features of the Grade II listed St …

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National Charity NWG Network asks all to unite against child sexual exploitation for their National Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Raising Day – 18th March 2017. Child sexual exploitation (CSE) i…

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The Aberfan Education Charity (which originates from the Aberfan Disaster Fund) makes grants to schools and educational establishments serving the children of Aberfan and Merthyr Vale (including Mount…

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Companies from across South East Wales attended a ‘Meet the Buyer’ event in the hope of securing work on one of Merthyr Tydfil’s most important regeneration projects. Builders, architects, scaffolders…

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A survey commissioned by charity The Lullaby Trust has found that over 57% of  Welsh parents are unsure of the basic steps they can take to lower the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Sudde…

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ACTIVE TRAVEL (WALES) ACT 2013 – INTEGRATED NETWORK MAP (INM) Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is asking residents to get in touch if they have suggestions for improving active travel routes with…

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A new annual report from Public Health Wales’s Screening Division shows that in 2015-16, seven in 10 women chose to attend for routine breast cancer screening. Between 1 April 2015 and 31 March 2016,…

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