Bridgend

The huge team effort by teachers in preparing online learning materials for over 13,000 primary school pupils across Bridgend

Just over three months ago, a whole new world opened up to thousands of pupils in Bridgend county borough as online learning replaced the traditional school day for many. Using a variety of online platforms […]

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Pernicious Anaemia Society Sees Calls to Helpline Increase During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Pernicious Anaemia Society, based in Bridgend, South Wales, has seen an increase in support calls from members during the COVID-19 Pandemic, who say they have been experiencing serious issues obtaining their regular treatment. Pernicious […]

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Unsung Heroes: Adult social workers, assistants, occupational therapists and approved mental health professionals

Their roles have been at the forefront since lockdown began, ensuring those who are anxious, worried and unwell can still access the support they need. Adult social workers, assistants, occupational therapists and Approved Mental Health […]

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Unsung Heroes: The Flying Start hubs, private childcare providers and childminders caring for the young children of keyworkers

They have been the anchor to hundreds of young families over the last eight weeks, providing care, stability and a large dose of fun for the children of keyworkers in childcare settings. From the very […]

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Bridgend charity delivering entertainment packs to households during lockdown

Homelessness charity Emmaus South Wales is delivering entertainment packs to local households to help provide some light relief during the coronavirus lockdown. The charity’s ‘Rainbow Packs’, which are worth between £30 – £150, will consist […]