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This is a first look at the South Wales Metro we could be using in the future

This is a first look at the South Wales Metro we could all be using in the future.<p>This 3D animation of the Welsh Government’s South Wales Metro …

Wales

Aviva 'to fund £300m Circuit of Wales in Ebbw Vale'

<b>Insurance giant Aviva is expected to be confirmed as the financial backers of the Circuit of Wales in Ebbw Vale, BBC Wales understands.</b><p>The £300m project's new chief executive Martin Whitaker said an announcement was expected "very, very soon" when he spoke to BBC Wales for the first time since his …

TVR to create 150 jobs with new car factory in south Wales

A second British sports car brand has announced that it is to open a factory in south Wales, creating much-needed jobs and giving a boost to the Labour-led devolved government.<p>TVR, the independent sports car manufacturer, will open a base in Ebbw Vale, 40 miles north of the plant where Aston …

TVR

Section 3 - Brynmawr to Tredegar

Summary<p><b>Project status:</b> completed <b><br>Region/county:</b> south-east Wales <b><br>Start date:</b> January 2013 <b><br>End date:</b> September 2015 <b><br>Cost:</b> £158m with £78m European …

Ebbw Vale History

GlynEbwy stands at the head of the valley of the Ebbw Fawr river and is the administrative centre of Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council. With a …

Alun Griffiths offloads stake in Welsh racetrack scheme

Directors buy Blue Square Building out of administration saving 100 jobs<p>2 days ago<p>Keltbray starts piling work after complex site clearance job<p>2 days …

Circuit of Wales

TVR to create 150 sports car jobs in Ebbw Vale

<b>Sports car company TVR is to base its new factory in Wales, First Minister Carwyn Jones has announced.</b><p>The plant will create 150 jobs on the Ebbw Vale enterprise zone, which is still hoping to be home to the £325m Circuit of Wales.<p>New owners, who bought the British brand three years ago, will start …

Ebbw Vale

For the Ebbw Vale in Australia, see Ebbw Vale, Queensland.<p><b>Ebbw Vale</b> (/ˈɛbuː veɪl/; Welsh: <i>Glyn Ebwy</i>) is a town at the head of the valley formed by the …

Rassau

<b>Rassau</b>, sometimes <b>The Rassau</b> (Welsh: <i>Rasa (Gwenhwyseg</i>)), is a village and community located in the historic county of Brecknockshire (Breconshire) and …

Historic Ebbw Vale bowls club celebrate 90th anniversary

HIDDEN amongst the sweeping landscapes and villages of Ebbw Vale is a sports club that has been the heart and soul of the community for almost a …

TVR: Why was Ebbw Vale chosen?

Sports car company TVR is to base its new factory in Wales, it has been announced.<p>The plant will create 150 jobs on the Ebbw Vale enterprise zone, which is still hoping to be home to the £325m Circuit of Wales.<p>New owners, who bought the British brand three years ago, will start production there …

A new indoor climbing centre is coming to the Rassau industrial estate in Ebbw Vale

Blaenau Gwent is set for a new indoor climbing centre.<p>Planners have approved an application made by the owners of a similar centre in …

Climbing

Steel in the UK: a timeline of decline

<b>1951:</b> Clement Attlee’s Labour government, under the Iron and Steel Act 1949, nationalises the industry via the Iron and Steel Corporation of Great Britain (ISCGB), which becomes sole shareholder in 80 companies – many other smaller firms remain in business outside the nationalised sector.<p><b>1953:</b> …

United Kingdom