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'Lifesaving skills should be taught in schools,' says Conservative AM
P & K made top women golfers welcome and it was a great week!
Wales’ strongest couple head for British finals
Victorian Festival atmosphere in Llantwit!
Cowbridge Scouts help clear the way
Cowbridge Country Market celebrates 50 years in business
Police appeal following burglary in Wildmill
Llantwit ladies’ ‘big chop’ for Little Princess Trust
Rotary cycle event this Sunday
First Minister caught up in Bridgend rubbish row
A trip to Sudeley Castle with Llantwit Major Horticultural Society
Summer fair in Cowbridge on Saturday, June 24
STAND EASY! MoD St Athan students helped by grant from RAF Benevolent Fund
Warm tributes paid to Tony and Faith Williams
Penarth Literature Festival in July
South Wales Classic Car meet supports Stroke Association
Conservative leader again questions Business Secretary over Vale roads
Artist’s Penarth exhibition
No horse and carriage, but lots of love and marriage
Up to £1,000 available for Vale projects
Woman's body found on Llantwit Major beach
Dylan becomes member of The Royal Ballet School
Disgust as vandals wreck Island museum
AM supports National Clean Air Day
Oldcastle pupils have plenty of enterprise
A ‘Great Get Together’ to remember MP
Caring groups meet to discuss the way forward
From a music festival to a golf championship – busy times for the Porthcawl Male Choir
Police urge missing Ashley to get in touch
Cadets get preview of Trooping the Colour
Investigation launched following sudden deaths
Armed Forces Day celebrations begin in Cowbridge
Scorchio! in Barry!
Coastguard call out at Llantwit Major.
The heat is on in row over BCBC waste collections
Thaw eels and jolly good fellows – Cowbridge pupils learn about nature
Penarth concert for Cardiff Bach Choir
Do these really go well together? – a GEM reader's letter
Multi-million pound upgrade at Ogmore treatment works
Childrens’ messages are preserved in church roof
Music and flowers feature in Porthcawl festival
Move over Darcey Bussell, Oak Field has its own prima ballerina!
Spanish steps for restaurant staff
Place names booklet launched at Urdd Eisteddfod – and it’s free!
Gifted is a thoughtful and engaging watch... Screen Talk with Gareth Jamieson
Penarth man gets four-year sentence to protect women
Kite festival at Barry Knap this Wednesday
Porthcawl welcomes a Napoleonic regiment
Cat centre says 'thanks' to its hard-working volunteers
‘Strides taken’ in cycling routes – says BCBC, as public consultation begins
AM welcomes scheme to recycle old asthma inhalers
Barry’s war dead June 1917 – Lest We Forget
Out in all weathers – that’s the Penarth and District Ramblers
A Big Lunch for Ysgol Y Deri
Afternoon tea for senior citizens (and grumpy old gits)
Stereophonish perform at Maesteg Festival
‘Businesses should promote Welsh speaking’ – says AM
Ruairi collects donations for Llamau
James needs a place to explore and call his own
Wise words from Samaritans for Sker WI
Police issue appeal after designer goods burglary
A close call at Bridgend Rotary Club’s junior quiz
Ysgol Y Deri teacher receives award for ‘life changing’ work
Barry Round Table help community groups #domore
Dinas Vets hosts Bank Holiday fun day
Blue Peter badge is a great reward as Iolo speaks out!
Llanblethian WI is alive to the sound of music
Vale Resort is the place for sporting autograph hunters
Leekes reveal Welsh Family Business of the Year
News from Fonmon apiary
Primary school pupils are star public speakers
Porthcawl Stroke Club thanks its supporters
Express delivery to Rhoose Library
Ysgol Y Ddraig’s Quacky Races are great fun for the children
'Thank you' from Cats Protection volunteers
Cowbridge volunteers welcome visitors to their cherished gardens
A ‘prayer safari’ in Cowbridge
Welcome to Llantwit Major From the town Mayor Coun Jayne Norman
Green light for Windsor Road church plans
Harmonious Harps perform for LATCH
Local history features in Penarth LitFest
Praise for River Ogmore as anglers are called on to release all salmon to conserve stocks
‘Titter ye not’ as Frankie Howard classic comes to Maesteg
Barry's fete is in August
Vale for Africa fundraising GP awarded visiting fellowship
Gracie’s marathon for the British Heart Foundation
Shock donation to school's defibrillator fund
Kim’s rescue dogs are star turns at her wedding!
Crowds flock to Goldsland Farm for Open Farms Sunday in the Vale
Porthcawl pupils inspired by historic golfing silverware
Sir Chris Hoy to challenge Vale resident's world record
Missing a tortoise?
'You shall go the prom'
Bridgend travels down memory lane as it goes back to WWII
Marie Curie fundraisers look back on four successful years
Barry Island Pleasure Park extension could be removed
Vale Leader’s appeal for a re-think on housing targets
Porthcawl churches praise response to collection
It’s 'Allo 'Allo! to Allée Cowbridge!
Will you volunteer for the Mountain Search and Rescue Team?
'Super head' at Barry's new school
Another type of British Lion at Wartime Bridgend
News from Fonmon Apiary by Harold Williams – Making room for growing bee colonies
Trevor will be remembered by photographic society
Dyffryn House book sale aims to restore fountain
Welsh League Division One trophy comes to Gladstone Primary School
Cat reported missing
The town of Barry comes together to remember the Falklands War
Barry remembers the Falklands War – more images
Cowbridge to show its support for the Armed Forces community
Bridgend town street markets start this Saturday
Armed Forces Day events in The Vale and Bridgend
Coastal path views for Penarth and District Ramblers
Porthcawl seascape goes to Macedonia
It’s 'Allo 'Allo! to Allée Cowbridge!
Students showcase the Humans of Cardiff
Appeal made for Victorian Fair day volunteers
Volunteers sweep through Whitmore Bay
A Legendary Death in Bettws – a murder mystery evening
Lifeboat launched to Sully Island
Wildmill Youth Club receives cash boost from Bridgend Lions Club
Carers’ Cafe to continue at Penarth hospice
Big plans for Graham’s Great Get Together in Rhoose
Barry Comprehensive pupils make Hay while the sun shines
Penarth man jailed after ‘bizarre behaviour’ in local betting shop
AM wishes new business well
Ford’s apprentice Maria is runner-up at VQ Awards for Wales
Barry Festival of Transport attracted record numbers
Barry man attacked estranged wife with baseball bat
Maesteg youth charity celebrates a year of personal achievements
Awards presented to Barry Camera Club winners
House building ‘important to Welsh economy’, says AM
It’s Highway 1 revisited for Welsh rugby legends as they support Velindre
Ford plant’s future hinges on Brexit deal
Vale for Africa pays heartfelt tribute to Rhodri Morgan
Mystery font puzzles historical society – can you help?
Mary Immaculate pupils in the SWALEC spotlight
Pyle & Kenfig is ready for the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Golf Championship
Pyle & Kenfig is ready for the Ladies’ British Open Amateur Golf Championship
‘The Vale is just great for walking’ say volunteers
Mandy beats cancer and becomes darts champion
Barry Tourist Railway helped out Champions League special trains
Night of tension at Vale election count
This Mummy is beyond crummy in mediocre blockbuster... Screen Talk with Gareth Jamieson
Barry Library gives out prizes for limericks
Anniversary celebration for National trust members
Tesco helps a local charity
Conservatives say bypass is ‘key priority’ after Plaid question future plans.
Craigs Corner fundraising shop helps two local good causes
Cross party approach for schools’ budget review?
WASPI Vale network is established
‘Grand Slam’ band kicks off Maesteg Festival
‘Wickets and Wheels’ from the West Country to Wales
Katie is honoured with a top award from hearing loss charity
An MBE for community volunteers who look after Knap swimmers
Making plans for ‘Litfest’ in Penarth
Parkinson’s UK’s thanks National Garden Scheme
Selfie ‘art’ at Old Hall
June is a packed month for all at Cor Bro Ogwr
Scarecrow display and decorated wheelbarrows at Wick Fete
Boot camp for super-sized Sassy at the Dogs Trust
The men who built Barry (part 2) – local history by Laurie Owen
Community News Treoes, Llangan & St Mary Hill. Local correspondent Nancy Davidge
Marie Curie’s ‘thank you’ party for volunteers
Cowbridge Rotary Club reaches out to Y Bont Faen Primary
Origami hedgehogs? Let a Soroptimist show you how to make one
Young dancers take to the stage during Maesteg Festival
Youth theatre brings Annie to the Grand Pavilion stage
More photos from the BYT's Annie
Crowds flock to Dinas Powys classic car show
Barry Festival of Transport comes to town
Museum looks at Stormy Down's role in the 'War in the Air'.
Richard grins and bears it for Help for Heroes
Councillor’s demand was ‘politically opportunistic’ – a letter to The GEM
LLantwit Major man joins the Freemasons' Classic 300
Moore disappointment at cabinet – a letter to The GEM
Local photographic club sees poignant images of Syria before the war.
Carers’ Week is June 12-18
A chance to sample Edwardian music in Barry
Ogmore seat is retained by Chris Elmore
Moon retains Bridgend
Local gardens will open for NGS charity
Award for local homework club
Alun Cairns returned as Vale of Glamorgan MP
Enjoying the sights and the spectacle at the Pencoed Urdd
More pictures from the Pencoed Urdd
Another batch of photos from the Pencoed Urdd
Take the Open Studio Trail in Penarth
New mayor’s first coffee morning
No pause in tale of dog-tired man’s 365-day fundraiser
Plaid says Barry incinerator worries are ‘justified’
Cantorion Coety in concert
‘Split planning meetings in two’ says Vale councillor
Get ready for Open Farm Sunday this weekend!
Bravo BAVO
Bringing Neapolitan pizzas to Cowbridge!
‘Permission for Barry energy plant was taken out of council’s hands’ says Vale councillor
Volunteers wanted for health study that could be vital for Wales
Sony Pencoed staff tackle 300-mile charity ride
Ramblers enjoy the sun as they explore the Heritage Coast
Bake Off star Beca Lyne-Pirkis creates anniversary cake for Merched y Wawr
Porthcawl Lions’ charity golf match goes with a swing
New recycling regime has ‘caused damage to goodwill’ says BCBC Deputy Leader
Penarth RNLI pays warm tribute to Capt Graham Sommerfield
‘Cowbridge 10k’ is on the way!
Barry Yacht Club gets in on the act for TV drama
Open day at Bridgend Samaritans
Harri like to be in America – to follow his acting dream!
Sully U3A's membership tops 400!
Brave Sam will be ‘sorely missed’
Bridgend hotel beats off stiff competition to scoop top award
‘Give Barry chance to bid for funds’ says councillor
Dog of the week is good looking Bruce
Michael thrilled to win Welsh cap
Lions mount defibrillator at Evergreen Hall
Strong business leads to investment for Bridgend branch
Call for ‘investment’ in Welsh medium vocational courses
Cowbridge U3A visit the tallest fountain in Britain
Bridgend 'hospice' dates back to Henry VIII – scientists confirm
‘It’s good to be part of a team’ – says Penarth volunteer
One of the youth theatre’s brightest stars competes in prestige music competition
Callous burglar targeted St Athan woman’s home after she died in hospital
Meet Phoenix – the cat who saved Liam from lapsing into a coma
Three jailed for attempted corner shop raid
Veggies are happy with choices at local care home
Barry Soroptimists welcome new member
First Communion at Our Lady’s, Maesteg
Colwinston woman is new head of Traveline
Call for more Welsh medium education in Bridgend
MG dealers receive an excellence award
Barry Male Voice Choir’s concert in Baltimore (House)
Cowbridge pupil takes on marathon cycle ride to help local ‘Wish’ charity
Award for Cowbridge pupil who helped Macmillan
Forum’s plea to councillors to look again at care costs
Billy Elliot rehearsals in full swing at Barry Comprehensive
Princess Royal is guest of honour at Women In Wales luncheon
Colwinston local new head of Traveline
Barry Community Choir takes part in 'singathon'
New mayor for Maesteg