#GrowingForGold winners revealed!

Published on: In the categories:Communities, General

Back in April, we began our search for the best gardens in Bridgend. For our first gardening competition in several years, we were so impressed by the wonderful gardens and green spaces in the community, and our judging panel had a difficult time deciding on the best of the best. But we are pleased to […]

Get involved in our plan to plant 300 trees across Bridgend

Published on: In the categories:Bridgend, Communities, General, North Cornelly, Pencoed & Heol y Cyw, Sustainability

We’re teaming up with the Woodland Trust this autumn to brighten up Bridgend by planting 300 trees across the county. We’re planning to plant trees in Caerau, Maesteg, North Cornelly and Pencoed but before we get started, we want to hear your thoughts about the locations. Now’s your chance to get involved! Fill in our […]

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Your Rent, Your Say – Rent survey tour

Published on: In the categories:Communities, General

The time has come again for you to share your views on the rent you pay and be in with a chance to win £50 in food shopping vouchers! Every year, we ask our customers to tell us what they think about their rent, and this year, we especially want to understand how the cost […]

New development completion in Cefn Cribwr

Published on: In the categories:Communities, Development, General, Kenfig Hill, Cefn Cribwr and Pyle

The team here at Valleys To Coast are thrilled to announce that our latest housing development in the Bridgend region has been completed. The St John’s development based in Cefn Cribwr opened its doors to new tenants this summer with 10 new properties being provided for our tenants within the local area. With the sun […]

Bridgend Repair Café is recruiting volunteers!

Published on: In the categories:Bridgend, Communities, General

A repair café is on its way to Bridgend, and they are looking for volunteers to help as they set up. In their simplest form, repair cafés are pop up events held on regular dates where the local community can get their broken household items repaired for free by volunteers.  Can you fix things? Bridgend […]

Our gardening competition is back! 

Published on: In the categories:Bridgend, Communities, General

This summer, we’re working with ASW Property Services to find the best gardens, places and spaces in Bridgend and showcase the hard work our customers and local residents have been doing to improve the social, economic, environmental and wellbeing of our neighbourhoods. Even if you’ve never gardened before, why not start now? The competition is […]

Spring Clean Cymru 2022: Clean up your streets, parks and beaches

Published on: In the categories:Bridgend, Communities, General

We have an essential role to play in our communities. We want to be placemakers, working with people to ensure neighbourhoods are safe, attractive and connected. People in Bridgend and across Wales are being encouraged to help protect the environment and join Spring Clean Cymru 2022, showing that even small acts on your doorstep can […]

Community heritage to be recognised in the naming of former Cefn Cribwr ambulance hall

Published on: In the categories:Communities, Kenfig Hill, Cefn Cribwr and Pyle

Our customers submitted their suggestions for the name of our new homes in Cefn Cribwr. After receiving over 60 entries and completing the application process we are pleased to share that the chosen name is Clos Sant Ioan, meaning St John’s Close in English. This was a popular suggestion amongst local residents too. The name […]

Help us honour local history by naming this street in Cefn Cribwr

Published on: In the categories:Communities, Kenfig Hill, Cefn Cribwr and Pyle

We are looking to apply to Bridgend County Borough Council for a street name for our development in Cefn Cribwr, and we are eager to hear your ideas.  Located on the junction of Cefn Road and Bedford Close in Cefn Cribwr, Bridgend, the site has a rich history as both the former athletics club and […]

New benches for residents to enjoy local nature spots

Published on: In the categories:Communities, Porthcawl

Three new benches have been installed in Pwll Y Waun, Porthcawl, as part of the community benefits commitments in their contract with United Living. United Living won the contract to carry out structural repairs on our balconies and walkways, plus make improvements to drainage.  The benches, two of which are facing onto Pwll y Waun […]