Featured news / 25.10.2017

Rhydyfelin woman shortlisted for national community award

Exceptional tenant group wins another accolade at scrutiny Oscars
A tenant group from south Wales has reached the Oscars of scrutiny not once but twice this year, winning two prestigious awards.
Upcycling course in Gibbonsdown
Barry Community Garden is offering residents the opportunity of creating furniture at an upcycling course on 21st November.
Free construction course gives Barry people chance of employment
Men and women from the Barry area were recently given a boost into construction following a free course.
South Wales’ most inspiring young surveyor competes for prestigious national awards
One of South Wales’ most talented property professionals, Kathryn Morris from Cardiff, has made the shortlist for this year’s RICS Matrics Young Surveyor of the Year Awards.
Barry Community Garden thanks Waitrose customers
Barry Community Garden would like to share their delight and thank Waitrose and their customers for a donation of £430 from their Community Matters fund.
Gibbonsdown community garden raises £50 for Macmillan
Nearly 30 people attended and £50 was raised at the Barry Community Garden coffee and cake morning on Friday 25th September in Gibbonsdown.
Housing at Llantwit Major Sorting Office now named
Building work is now well underway at Newydd Housing Association’s £2.1 million housing development on the site of the former Royal Mail Sorting Office in Llantwit Major.
Newydd awarded 2 stars for over 55 accommodation
Newydd Housing Association has been awarded 2 stars by the Centre for Housing Support for its independent living schemes for people aged over 55, this on its first attempt at gaining the prestigious award.
Message from our Chair
It has been a busy year since the last Annual General Meeting with over 100 new homes now build and let to local people in Barry, Barry Island and Nantgarw.
Share your views on St Brides Major housing development
Newydd Housing Association will be displaying plans for a proposed new affordable housing development at Wick Road, St Brides Major at a public consultation event on Thursday, 16th July 2015.
A Barry Island launch for new housing development
Ger y Môr, a new affordable housing development, was launched on 17th of June in true Barry Island style with buried treasures and ice-cream all round.
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