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Defibrillator locations

A defibrillator could help save someone's life in an emergency situation and there are a number located throughout Pembrey and Burry Port with members of our community working hard to raise the funds to place more too. The list below tells you where you will find one in our community so please take note but don't forget to take a look at the NHS Wales website search tool to find your nearest one, wherever you are in Wales.

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Posted: Feb 08, 2019



Job Vacancy - Temporary Part Time Responsible Financial Officer Designate

The Town Council is seeking to appoint a person with relevant financial experience to undertake the post of Responsible Financial Officer (RFO), based at the Council’s offices at the Memorial Institute, Burry Port.

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Posted: Feb 06, 2019



St David's Day performers needed!

*UPDATE* - the date of this event has changed to SUNDAY MARCH 3rd. apologies for any inconvenience. As part of our St David's day celebrations we are planning musical entertainment to entertain the crowd. We are there therefore extending an open invitation to all children aged between 4 and 18 to take part in a musical entertainment performance at the St David's Day parade on Sunday March 3rd. If you're interested please come and join us at the Memorial Hall at 5pm Sunday 10th February 2019. If you have any queries, please contact the Town Council offices on 01554 834 346 or email info@pembreyburryport-tc.gov.uk The performance will be coordinated by experienced singers and performers from the local area, who have a proven background in working with children and young people, including Sophie Maliphant who graduated in 2018 from GAMTA with a BA in Musical Theatre and is currently studying for an MA in Musical Theatre, she also currently teaches ballet to young children. Sophie will be supported by Cllr Lisa Mitchell who is experienced with working with children in drama classes.

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Posted: Feb 01, 2019



New Harbourside Play Area - Coming Soon!

The Town Council's new play area is coming along famously. This is another example of your Town Council working hard for our community and investing in the future. Watch this space for the official opening date. This facility is designed to cover all ages with play equipment for the young and an outside gym facility for everyone. Here are some pics showing how the build is coming along

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Posted: Jan 31, 2019



Play Wales - Chwarae Cymru

If your looking for advice or information about play, the rights to play, play sufficiency then please take a look at the Play Wales - Chwarae Cymru website, an essential resource for anyone who is even remotely involved in play in Wales.

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Posted: Jan 15, 2019



Regeneration and Wellbeing Grants and Donations

During every Regeneration and Wellbeing Committee meeting the members assess applications received from local groups and individuals for the Local Donation Grant and the Community Grant. If you or your group are interested in applying for one of these grants then take a look at the forms and guidance below to see if you are eligible for this financial benefit. Please be advised that the Council is in the process of reviewing its processes so there may be changes to this system in the future

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Posted: Jan 08, 2019



Age Cymru Sir Gar - Free Home Energy Check Service

Age Cymru Sir Gar - Free Home Energy Check Service - ‘Helping Older People Stay Warm and Well this Winter’ Are you aged 50 or over. Is your home cold and draughty? Or, are you worried about the cost of heating your home? If yes, you may be eligible for a Free Home Energy Check! Age Cymru Sir Gâr volunteers can help make your home warmer or reduce your energy bills by carrying out a free home energy check.

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Posted: Jan 08, 2019



Remembrance visit

The Town Council were made aware of the plight of Mr Harol Williams, 97 years of age, who is a patient at Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli. Harold, a long-serving member of Burry Port Male Voice Choir (54 years) was upset at being unable to attend the Remembrance Service in Burry Port, as he has usually done. With the agreement of the ward Sister, we took the essence of Remembrance to him.

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Posted: Nov 16, 2018



Pembrey Post Office - Swyddfa Post Penbre

Statement from the Post Office relating to the Post Office in Pembrey

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Posted: Sep 20, 2018



Merchant Navy Day 2018

The Town Council hosted a flag raising ceremony on 30th August to mark Merchant Navy Day. The Council flew the flag from the Memorial Gardens over the whole week to mark Merchant Navy Day on 3rd September.

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Posted: Sep 20, 2018