Vale 50+ Strategy Forum

Help us create an environment in which people fifty and over can fulfill their aims and objectives in life. Fight age discrimination and help preserve and promote the independence, dignity and positive image of people fifty and over and work to ensure that they have appropriate and adequate public care provision.

What we do

We meet regularly and discuss all aspects of transport issues, be that bus, train, car, bike or anything else to do with transport.

History

The Transport Task Group was set up in January 2007 with an aim to Influence decision making on strategy planning, policy making & service delivery in the Vale of Glamorgan and wider community.​

Meetings

The Transport Group meets every two months from 1.30pm-3.30pm at the Civic Offices in Barry. Meetings are open to all.

New terminal and hotel in Cardiff Airport 20-year plan

Welsh government-owned Cardiff Airport, which is based near Rhoose in the Vale of Glamorgan, reiterated its plan to grow from 1.5 million to three million passengers, and said the airport must be integrated into both local and national planning.

Transport Posts

Cardiff Plans for ‘Canal Quarter’ cramp Bus capacity
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Cardiff Plans for ‘Canal Quarter’ cramp Bus capacity

The top of Churchill Way is taken over for the ‘Canal Quarter’, he project to uncover part of the Bute Dock canal. This means the bus stops are displaced further from Queen Street and taxi spaces disa

Cardiff Bus timetable changes from 21 march.
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Cardiff Bus timetable changes from 21 march.

Our timetables will be changing from Sunday 21 March to reflect the current ‘stay local’ Welsh Government rule.  With more customers returning to work and school we are increasing frequencies and runn

Transport team February 2020
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Transport team February 2020

Bus User news for january 2020
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Bus User news for january 2020

New year, new you The Bus Users course Be the Manager Your Passengers Need designed exclusively for bus managers, will be running in 2020. With speakers drawn from a range of industries, we’ll demonst

Community Rail News | February 2020
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Community Rail News | February 2020

Members of the Dwell Time project team display the first edition of their publication, sharing mental health related stories and artwork. This month, we’re taking a look at mental health and com

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