Skip Navigation

This is a new website – your feedback will help us improve it.

Press Releases

  • Council Launches Fund to Support Community Organisations to Establish Warm Spaces
    23 May 2024

    Neath Port Talbot Council is inviting community organisations to apply for a one-off grant of £1500 to support the delivery of Warm Welcome Spaces for residents who may be struggling with the cost of living or who are at risk of feeling isolated.

  • Cwmavon Road Closure Notice
    21 May 2024

    Depot Road in Cwmavon will be closed in both directions for two weeks starting on Tuesday 28th May. There will also be limited access to a separate section of Depot Road and Ty’r Owen Row during this period. The closures are necessary for essential road resurfacing and maintenance works.

  • Empowering Neath Port Talbot's Youth: Horizons Programme Pioneers Pathways to Employment
    21 May 2024

    Horizons, part of the NPT Employability Youth Service helps young people aged 16 -18 that are not in education, employment or training to gain new skills, experiences and qualifications. Working in partnership with the ‘Down to Earth Project’ Horizons recently organised a course centred on young people developing confidence, communication and work skills which may help them into employment.

  • Digital Infrastructure Event Leads with the Benefits of £175+ Million Investment to the Region
    20 May 2024

    Swansea Bay City Deal’s Digital Infrastructure Programme hosts a new event to showcase innovations, opportunities and the digital benefits that are set to boost the local economy by £318 Million.

  • New heritage strategy will preserve and promote Neath Port Talbot's historic and natural assets
    17 May 2024

    Neath Port Talbot Council has adopted a Heritage Strategy to ensure the conservation, protection and sustainability of our rich historic and natural environment for future generations.

  • Neath Indoor Market joins the Love Your Local Market campaign
    17 May 2024

    Neath Indoor Market is joining more than 400 markets across the country to celebrate ‘Love Your Local Market’, a two week long campaign that highlights the important role markets play within town centres.

  • Former Chapel brought back into use in Cwmgwrach - supported by the UK Shared Prosperity Fund
    17 May 2024

    A vacant, former chapel is to be given a new lease of life and will provide a much-needed service to the local community in Cwmgwrach, thanks to a grant received from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

  • Re-appointed Leader to fight for more funding to pay for vital community services
    16 May 2024

    COUNCILLOR Steve Hunt has vowed to continue campaigning for increased funding for Welsh councils after being re-appointed as Leader of Neath Port Talbot Council for a third year.

  • Around 400 Neath Port Talbot young people to compete at the National Urdd Eisteddfod 2024
    15 May 2024

    After winning their way through regional competitions, around 400 school pupils from Neath Port Talbot are preparing to take part in the National Urdd Eisteddfod - Maldwyn 2024.

  • Foster Wales Neath Port Talbot foster carer shares family recipe in new celeb-backed cookbook.
    15 May 2024

    Tracey Merchant contributed a recipe to ‘bring something to the table’, a new book full of recipes and life-changing fostering moments from carers and care experienced people.