CARERS week was marked in Bridgend by a special event organised by Bridgend Carers Centre which brought together a number of organisations able to offer help and advice.

RESEARCH by Welsh Conservatives has revealed that Labour-controlled Bridgend County Borough Council employs almost 350 people on zero-hours contracts.

REGIONAL AM Suzy Davies has meet HSBC managers about the bank’s decision to close down the branch in Maesteg.

REGIONAL AM Suzy Davies has visited Bridgend College to congratulate staff and students on achieving a third Beacon Award in just four years.

REGIONAL  AM Suzy Davies has accused Labour backbenchers in Bridgend of being afraid to speak out against the cabinet plans to cut school budgets by one per cent a year for the next four years.