Four seafront sites in Swansea pitched to potential developers won’t be touched for now

Four out of five seafront sites in Swansea which were pitched to potential developers won’t be touched for now, although that might change for some of them. Council chiefs in Swansea initially invited expressions of interest for five sites – two tennis courts and the adjacent toilets at Langland, land on the Mumbles side of… Continue reading Four seafront sites in Swansea pitched to potential developers won’t be touched for now

Two men on motorbike pull up to smash windows of Mumbles bar in front of shocked customers

A Mumbles cafe bar suffered a “frightening attack” when a masked man threw rocks “the size of small rugby balls” at it, smashing the front door and windows. Two individuals approached Cakes & Ale in Newton Road on a red motorcycle and wearing black clothing and left the venue with around £3,500 in damages. It… Continue reading Two men on motorbike pull up to smash windows of Mumbles bar in front of shocked customers

‘I heard the screaming of children’: Woman on upper deck of open-top bus relives horror of moment it hit a tree in Mumbles

A passenger who was on the top deck of the sightseeing bus which collided with a tree in Mumbles, tearing its roof off, has relived her traumatic ordeal, and praised a scaffolder who rushed on the bus to go to the aid of a trapped child. Cheryl Hedges had just completed a shift at Oxfam… Continue reading ‘I heard the screaming of children’: Woman on upper deck of open-top bus relives horror of moment it hit a tree in Mumbles

Everything we know so far about the Mumbles open-top bus crash

Two people were taken to hospital on Tuesday after the upper deck of an open-top bus was ripped off as it was being driven through the Mumbles area of Swansea. The incident happened at around 2.30pm in Mumbles Road when the Cymru Coaster bus, which is operated by First Cymru and travels around Swansea giving… Continue reading Everything we know so far about the Mumbles open-top bus crash