Woodlands Road, Barry
A new affordable housing development in Barry, the first to be completed under the £42 million Welsh Government Land for Housing loan scheme. Built thanks to £2.9 million of Welsh Government funding. Housing and Regeneration Minister Rebecca Evans AM met residents of Newbourne Place and heard about their new homes.
Thirty flats, including three which are wheelchair adapted, have been constructed on the site of a former adult training centre in Barry. Newydd Housing Association received a £585,000 Welsh Government Land for Housing loan to buy the site, and £2.34m Welsh Government Social Housing Grant funding, which supported work to develop and build the flats.