Frank Little

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Shed Burglaries British summer time is official here with the onset of the warm weather to come, remember to pay extra attention to shed and outer houses security · How secure is your shed or garage – are the locks and windows in good repair? · Remember to always lock your shed and garage. · […]

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Metal theft

by franklittle on 13 December, 2011

At last night’s meeting of Blaenhonddan Community Council, Cllr. Peter Hunter raised, under the “police matters” agenda item, the subject of metal theft. He had been told at a meeting of Catwg Primary’s governors’ finance committee that lead had been taken from a roof at the school. Regular readers will also remember the dangerous incident […]

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by franklittle on 20 September, 2011

The major concerns raised at last Tuesday’s meeting were parking, speeding and overgrowth of road-side vegetation. PCSO Sally Thomas reported that she and a full-time police colleague had spotted too many drivers in the ward illegally using their mobile phones while on the move. Action was being taken and would continue to be taken against […]

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Police organisation

by franklittle on 1 March, 2011

Yesterday, Chief Superintendent Mark Mathias expressed trepidation in coming before Neath Port Talbot councillors. As head of the combined Swansea, Neath Port Talbot division of South Wales Police, he was aware of the council’s resistance to the merging of the previously separate divisions. He also had bad news about the effects of the current government […]

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Distraction burglaries

by franklittle on 3 September, 2010

Police in Neath Port Talbot are warning householders to be on their guard against distraction burglaries, and are also requesting information about two suspects. They are investigating two crimes which occurred last month, and which are being linked to a number of suspicious incidents across the South Wales force yesterday. An incident was reported at […]

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Deputy Leader resigns

by franklittle on 13 February, 2010

Arwyn Woolcock, councillor for Lower Brynamman, has formally notified the council of his resignation from the post of Deputy Leader, and his cabinet portfolio of Finance and Transformation. There will be a Special Council on 18th February to appoint a replacement. It appears that the appointment procedure will follow the scheduled meeting of the 18th […]

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by franklittle on 14 January, 2010

Today should have been the occasion of a presentation to Neath Port Talbot council by the new chief constable of South Wales Police, Peter Vaughan. At least once a year before the precept is set, our top local policeman says what the force has been doing, overall as well as in the county borough. There […]

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by franklittle on 14 September, 2009

Don’t forget the PACT meeting at 18:30 in Llangatwg School tomorrow night. Details are at

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by franklittle on 9 September, 2009

This is a reminder that a single non-emergency telephone number came into force throughout Wales last spring, following a successful pilot in Cardiff. This was a joint enterprise by Cardiff City Council and South Wales Police. As major beneficiaries of reducing the strain on the regular emergency number, the police forces of Wales are sponsoring […]

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