NEWS FROM AROUND THE AREA
*Penarth has been rated one of the best towns in which to live not only in Wales, but also across the United Kingdom.
*A Penarth gourmet restaurant has been seen on BBC TV's "Hairy Bikers" Show
*Cardiff has one of Britain's lowest "Travel to Work by train" costs in the UK.
* Cardiff has been ranked one of Britain's top cities for living in a series of polls across the country. The lower cost of living, excellent transport, great scenery and shopping, fast Wi-Fi all added to the results.
* Plans to complete the Headland Walk from Penarth Esplanade to the Cardiff Bay Barrage, have been announced by a group of local businessmen. The new scheme could cost in the order of £7 million, and they hope to raise support from the local community and government bodies.