Day of action to highlight dog fouling

Western Telegraph: PENDINE PATROL: Highlighting dog fouling hotspots near the seafront are Carmarthenshire County Council's Tidy Towns officer, Brian Mogford; Councillor Jim Jones; Daniel Snaith, Keep Wales Tidy; Pendine Community Council chairman, Peter Bowering and en

6:01pm Monday 13th October 2014

A day of action to highlight the problem of dog fouling has taken place to show the public there will be no messing with offenders.

Calls to improve Red Roses junction

Western Telegraph: WHERE’S PENDINE?:  Simon Hart MP at the Red Roses junction off the new by-pass.  He and the community council are working together to improve signage and safety at the junction. (9389123)

10:21am Friday 22nd August 2014

Calls are being made for improved safety and signage at a new road junction on the recently-opened Red Roses by-pass.

Community defibrillator for Whitland rugby and cricket clubs

Western Telegraph: Pilgrimage presentation: BHF Ambassador Huw Roberts is pictured handing  the defibrillator to Dr Byron McNeil. With them are John Davies, chairman of Whitland Cricket Club; Whitland mayor, Neil Jenkins and Alun Ifans secretary of Cymdeithas Waldo. (786965

1:35pm Friday 4th July 2014

A COMMUNITY defibrillator has been presented by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) to Whitland cricket and rugby clubs.

Lawrenny Yacht Club Regatta starts Seafair Haven

12:19pm Wednesday 4th June 2014

The start of Seafair Haven 2014 is marked on Saturday with Lawrenny Yacht Club’s Regatta.

Fun run in memory of Sulian

Western Telegraph: (6661093)

3:51pm Thursday 29th May 2014

Friends, family and loved ones of talented runner Sulien Luckman - who died last year aged 12 - are gathering once again to remember him at the Pendine Sands Fun Run.

Green light for Llanfyrnach wind turbine

9:38am Monday 10th February 2014

PLANS to site a wind turbine in the Llanfyrnach area were described as a ‘breath of fresh air’ before being approved by councillors last week.

Cooking up a storm in St Clears

Western Telegraph: COOKING: Sarah Jones of St Clears. (3622396)

2:02pm Friday 24th January 2014

Cooking up some new tastes on a traditional favourite is Sarah Jones of St Clears.

Ysgol y Preseli forges Harvard links

12:01pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

PUPILS at Ysgol y Preseli are to take part in a project with a prestigious American university.

Make over for poet's home town

Western Telegraph: Street scheme: Looking at plans for Laugharne's Streetscape scheme are local member, Councillor Jane Tremlett, and senior Carmarthenshire County Council members, Councillor Meryl Gravell and Councillor Jim Jones.
PICTURE: Jeff Connell.

2:57pm Thursday 5th December 2013

Streets in Laugharne, which were once walked by Dylan Thomas, are due to be given a makeover in time for the writer’s centenary year celebrations.

Brave mum gives back to cancer charities

Western Telegraph: CHARITY NIGHT: Sharon poses in front of the raffle prizes

5:02pm Wednesday 27th November 2013

A WHITLAND community came together last Friday night in support of a courageous cancer sufferer.

Buggy fundraiser is roaring success

Western Telegraph: GREAT OUTDOORS: Josh enjoyed flying a kite as part of the fun day’s events PICTURE: Western Telegraph (2170969)

7:02pm Monday 28th October 2013

A TODDLER from Glandwr is one step closer to getting out and about with his family thanks to a successful autumn fundraiser at Lammas Eco Village at the weekend.

Dancers swing into action for charity

5:02pm Monday 16th September 2013

DANCERS in west Wales have stepped up to the plate recently to raise money for charity.

Whitland News

10:30am Wednesday 14th December 2011

RUGBY CLUB Next committee meeting, Monday (December 19th), 7pm CHURCH SERVICES Sunday - St Mary's Church, 8am, holy communion; 11am, matins; English Congregational Church,10.30am, Rev Paul Mercy.

Whitland Male Voice Choir

1:11pm Wednesday 16th November 2011

Whitland Male Voice Choir and their wives have recently returned from a successful short visit to Brittany.

Llanddewi Velfrey

1:08pm Wednesday 16th November 2011

Llanddewi Velfrey On Sunday the village held its annual service of Remebrance in the village hall to pay respect for those that have laid down their lives in the two world wars and other conflicts that have occurred since. The service has been held annually since 1947 and was first initiated by Mr Dai Davies, Balaclava who served in the Second World War for over five years without any leave. The attendance has always been good and seems to be improving every year.

Whitland news

12:17pm Wednesday 9th November 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Tabernacl: 10.30yb, Mrs Margaret Griffiths, Caerfyrddin. 9.30yb, Ysgol Sul y plant. Trinity uno gyda Tabernacl. Bethel: 2yp, oedfa yn neuadd Llanddewi, Sul y cofio. St Mary's Church, Whitland: 8am, holy communion; 10.55am, Remembrance Sundy. Nasareth: 10.30yp, oedfa aelodau (Sul y Cofio).

Whitland News

12:26pm Friday 21st October 2011

Trinity, 9.30yb. Tabernacl, 2yp, oedfa ddiolchgarwch. Bethel uno gyda Tabernacl. Nasareth, 10yb, Bnr Arwyn Pierce, Llandysul. St Mary's Church, 8am, holy communion; 11am, holy communion.

Church Services

12:06pm Wednesday 12th October 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Today (Wednesday): Nasareth - 7yp, cwrdd dilchgarwch undebol yn Nasareth – Parchg. Wynn Vittle, Caerfyrddin. 2yp – cwrdd Gweddi. Sunday: English Congregational Church - 10.30 am, Rev William Owen. Tabernacl - 10.30yb, Mr D.R. Jonathon. Ysgol Sul y plam 9.30yb.

Whitland News

12:18pm Wednesday 5th October 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Sunday - St Mary's Church: 8am, holy communion; 11am, family service. Nasareth: Rihyrsal y Gymanfa Ganu ym Bethesda. Trinity: 9.30yb. Tabernacl: 11yb, Ysgol Sul am 9.30yb. Bethel: 2yp.

Whitland News

11:55am Wednesday 14th September 2011

CHURCH SERVICES St Mary's Church: 8am, holy communin; 11am, matins. Nasareth: 10.30yb oedfa undebol yn Ebenezer Llangynon. Tabernacl: oefa 9.30yb, hefyd Ysgol Sul y plant. Trinity: odefa 11yb. Bethal: odefa 2yp.Whitland town council meeting in July and events in August: English Congregational Church (Whitland), Church Service Sunday September 18th at 10.30am, Rev Ian Middlemist.

Computer Classes

11:54am Wednesday 14th September 2011

Computer Classes Computer classes for Absolute Beginners will be held at the Hywel Dda Centre Whitland on Thursday morning s 10am to 12noon. Course code COM-C-316. A popular course, please enrol now by phoning 01267 235413. Class starts on September 22nd.

Coffee Morning

1:25pm Wednesday 7th September 2011

A coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support will be held at Ocean View, Trelessy Road, Llanteg on Friday September 16th from 10am onwards.

Whitland week

10:27am Friday 12th August 2011

As usual Whitland Week starts the week with a concert at Tabernacle Congregational Chapel. As usual much of the programme is provided by the Whitland male Voice Choir under the direction of the conductress Juliet Rossiter with accompanist Hefina Jones. The audience have now come to expect a high standard and popular music and this year they were not disappointed.

Whitland Classic Motor Club

10:25am Friday 12th August 2011

Whitland Classic Motor Club were in attendance at the carnival where 24 vehicles were exhibited.

Whitland News

11:57am Tuesday 19th July 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Nasareth, 10.30yb, oedfa gymun, Bnr Arwyn Pierce, Llandysul. St Mary's Church, Whitland, 8am, holy communion; 11am, holy communion. Trinity, 9.30yb oedfa gweinidog. Tabernacl, 11yb, oedfa fedydd gweinidog. Bethel, 2yp, oedfa gweinidog.

Whitland News

12:28pm Tuesday 12th July 2011

CLASSIC MOTOR CLUB At the recent agm of Whitland Classic Motor Club , officers were elected as follow: chairman, Patrick Hayes; vice-chairman, Tony Brinsden; secretary/press officer, Ruth Platt; treasurer, Mark Davies; social secretaries, John and Liz Rees; membership secretary/photographer, Mike Platt; website admin, Thierry Seal. Jeff Court and Patrick Hayes were thanked for their donation of the club banner. Future runs are: July 17th, Picton Castle (meet North Road, 10.15am) and July 23rd, Fox's run (leave North Road 10am for Llanboidy), followed by stalls, activities and a barbeque in aid of the club's charity. The next club meeting is at the Dairies Club on August 5th. For more information, visit


12:36pm Wednesday 6th July 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Nasareth:10.30yp, Bnr. Ithel Parri Roberts. St Mary's Church, Whitland: 8am, holy communion; 11am, matins. Tabernacl, Trinity a Bethel: Sul spesial yn neuadd Sant Pedr, Caerfyrddin, 1.30 yp WHITLAND WI Whitland WI will be celebrating its 90th birthday next Tursday (July 12th) with a tea party at Whitland Memorial Hall at 3pm. Those attending are asked to park in Parc Dr Owen behind the hall.

Whitland News

12:27pm Tuesday 28th June 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Nasareth: 2yp, oedfa gymun Parchedig Llinos Edwards. St Mary's Church: 10am, holy communion: Trinity: 9.30yb,oedfa gymun, gweinidog. Tabernacl: 11yb, oedfa gymun, gweinidog. Bethel: 2yp, oedfa gymun, gweinidog WHITLAND WI Whitland WI will be celebrating its 90th birthday on Tuesday July 12th with a tea at Whitland Memorial Hall at 3.30pm. RSVP by July 1st to Mrs Nicola Bellaby, Ty Poeth Talog, Carmarthen SA33 6PA.

Whitland Church News

11:17am Tuesday 21st June 2011

English Congregational Church (Whitland).

Whitland News

11:14am Tuesday 21st June 2011

whitland news CHURCH SERVICES St Mary's Church: 8am, holy communion; 11am, holy communion. Nasareth: 10.30yb, cwrdd blynyddol Parch Aled Gwyn, Caerdyff.

St Clears Spiritual Centre

11:12am Tuesday 21st June 2011

St Clears Spiritual Centre An interesting evening was given by Lyn Martin from Llanelli, who not only connected with spirit, but also drew some beautiful pictures of some of the friends and relatives who have passed.

Dylan Thomas is write inspiration

9:19pm Friday 10th June 2011

AN acclaimed American poet has been visiting Dylan Thomas country.

Rotary help for top talker

9:05pm Friday 10th June 2011

A TOP school debater is set to represent Wales for the third time in an international contest.

Church Services

10:00am Wednesday 8th June 2011

Church Services English Congregational Church service on Sunday, June 12th, at 10.30am, Minster Denzil Davies.

Whitland News

9:58am Wednesday 8th June 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Sunday - Tabernacl, 10.30yb, oedfa yng nghofal yr aelodau.Trinity a Bethel, uno yn y Tabernacl. St Mary's Church, 8am, holy communion, 11am, matins. Nasareth, 10.30yp, Y Bnr. Ken Thomas, Mot SCHOOL GARDEN On Saturday, June 18th at 2:00pm Whitland Primary School will be opening its new sensory garden and woodland area on Saturday June 18th at 2pm. There will be stalls, cream teas and competitions. The pupils, staff, parents and governors of the school welcome everyone who would like to attend.

PENDINE: Go-ahead for £210,00 prom scheme

8:02pm Friday 27th May 2011

A STROLL along the prom in Pendine is coming a step nearer after the go-ahead has been given for a £210,000 project.

LAUGHARNE: Oil leak pollutes stream

6:19pm Thursday 19th May 2011

AN OIL leak has reappeared in a Laugharne stream.


12:10pm Tuesday 17th May 2011

Sunday's service at Carvan Chapel, Tavernspite at 2pm will be conducted by the Rev Hywel Brown.

Whitland Church News

11:48am Tuesday 3rd May 2011

English Congregational Church Centenary Church Service, Saturday 7th May at 2.30pm.

The Whitland Classic Motor Club

12:11pm Tuesday 19th April 2011

The Whitland Classic Motor Club held its monthly meeting at the Dairies Club when over 20 members were present. Future events include: Drive It day, April 17th, leaving the North Road car park at 10.30am with a meal out; Royal Wedding run, April 29th, meet North Road car park 2.30pm (picnic needed); fish and chip run, May 6th, meet North Road car park 6.30pm. For more information and to contact the club, visit ends

Whitland Church News

12:06pm Tuesday 19th April 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Nasareth: Sunday, 10.30am, cymundeb undebol Sul y Pasg (yn Nasareth); St Mary's Church: Friday - Good Friday meditation; Sunday - 8am, holy communion; 11am, Easter communion.

Whitland News

11:43am Tuesday 5th April 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Tabernacl: oedfa, 10.30yb, Parch Islwyn Selby, Crymych. Ysgol Sul y plant am 9.30yb. Bethel a Trinity: uno yn y Tabernacl. Nasareth: 10.30yb, cymundeb, Parch Meurig Thomas. St Mary's Church: 8am, holy communion; 11am, matins.Å@ † EASTER FAIRÅ@ The Whitland Town Hall Easter Fair takes place on Saturday April 16th from noon to 4pm. Entry £1.50 to include tea, coffee and biscuits. Stalls and raffles, Easter bonnet competition judging and raffles drawn at 3pm. To book a table, at £6, call 01994 240053.


11:41am Tuesday 5th April 2011

Sunday's service at Carvan Chapel, Tavernspite at 2pm will be conducted by Mrs Melony Ablitt.

Whitland News

11:50am Tuesday 29th March 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Tabernacl: oedfa gymun 9.30 yb gweinidog, hefyn Ysgol Sul y plant. Trinity: oedfa gymun 11yb gweinidog, Bethel: oedfa gymun 2yp gweinidog. Nasareth: dim oedfa. St Mary's Church: 10am, holy communion, Mothering Sunday service. Tabernacl: Noson Goffi, nos fawrth, Ebrill 5ed, am 7 o'r gloch.

Llanteg News

11:47am Tuesday 29th March 2011

LLANTEG NEWS 100 Club: The latest draw took pklace at the hall committee meeting, and the winners were: £20, Owen Brinsden; £12, Margaret Brinsden and £6. Andrew Mason.

Whitland News

11:48am Tuesday 22nd March 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Tabernacl: 9.30yb, hefyn Ysgol Sul. Trinity: 11yb. Bethel: 2yp. Nasareth: 2yp, Parch Llunos Gordon, Maenclochog. St Mary's Church: 8am, holy communion; 11am, holy communion.

English Congregational Church (Whitland)

11:55am Tuesday 15th March 2011

English Congregational Church (Whitland) Church Service Sunday March 20th at 10.30am.

Whitland News

12:55pm Tuesday 8th March 2011

CHURCH SERVICES Bethel - oedfa 2yp, Mr Alun Lenny, Caerfyrddin yn gwasanaethu. Tabernacl a Trinity yn uno gyda Bethel. Nasareth, 10.30yb, oedfa Gwyl Ddewi (Gofal Aelodau).St Mary's Church, 8am, holy communion, 11am, matins. Å@ COFFEE MORNING Bookings are now being taken for sales tables at Whitland Town Hall's Easter coffee morning on Saturday April 16th from noon to 4pm. There will also be raffles, with an Easter bonnet competition being judged at 3pm. To book a table, at £6, contact 01994 240053., COUNCIL'S COSTS Whitland Town Council has met with a gloomy response to its raffle to raise money to raise money for the town’s Christmas lights. The raffle brought in just £14, with the lighting bill standing at £6,000. The council also faces the costs this year of £3,349.01 for footway lighting and repairs to the CCTV of £1,059. The council feels that it is important to retain the CCTV as it help to monitor and keep safe the main street in Whitland.

Whitland Church News

12:54pm Tuesday 8th March 2011

English Congregational Church (Whitland) Church Service Sunday, March 13th at 10.30am

Whitland Classic Motor Club

12:53pm Tuesday 8th March 2011

On Friday March 4th the Whitland Classic Motor Club held their monthly meeting at the Dairy & Sports Social Club, where a presentation was made to the Wales Air Ambulance.

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