TWO NEW WALES MPs ANNOUNCED FOR UK CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT COMMITTEE

The members of the new CMS Select Committee have been announced. The WTA is pleased to hear that Simon Hart MP for Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire, Conservative and Jo Stevens MP, Cardiff Central, Labour were announced as two new Wales Members to the Committee. Ian C. Lucas, MP for Wrexham, Labour was re-appointed as … More TWO NEW WALES MPs ANNOUNCED FOR UK CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT COMMITTEE

Would you like to promote Bridgend County at the Senior Open?

      The Royal Porthcawl Golf Club is hosting the Senior Open July 27th to 30th. BCBC has an exhibition stand at the Seniors Open and will use the space to promote the County as a destination. The stand will be staffed by the Economy and Natural Resources team from Wednesday 26th to Sunday … More Would you like to promote Bridgend County at the Senior Open?

Significant’ milestone for the Porthcawl Maritime Centre Development

  Harbourside CIC has received good news today as the main contactor Andrew Scott a local Welsh firm have been named. “It is expected that the construction period itself will provide a range of learning and development opportunities for the local community including, apprenticeships, work placements, jobs and opportunities for local suppliers and is a … More Significant’ milestone for the Porthcawl Maritime Centre Development

Tourism Surveys

  Great Britain Day Visits Survey, April 2016 to March 2017 The survey is undertaken jointly with VisitEngland and VisitScotland. Its aim is to measure the volume, value and profile of Tourism Day Visits taken by GB residents to destinations in GB. The 2016 survey took the form of some 35,000 online interviews throughout Britain. The … More Tourism Surveys

Council’s draft Active Travel Integrated Network Maps

    As part of our statutory duty under the Active Travel (Wales) Act 2013, the Council has now started a 12-week public consultation on the Council’s draft Active Travel Integrated Network Maps. The maps set out a 15-year vision for an active travel network that will enable local residents to rely less on their … More Council’s draft Active Travel Integrated Network Maps

Senior Open at Royal Porthcawl 27th- 30th July

Seniors Open Championship – Bridgend Tourism Association Guide Event The Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex will return to Royal Porthcawl Golf Club from 27-30 July, 2017 following the huge success of Wales’ first Senior Major Championship in 2014. More than 43,000 spectators lined the fairways of the revered Bridgend links to witness Bernhard Langer … More Senior Open at Royal Porthcawl 27th- 30th July