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EDUCATION

The school’s official catchment area is Cowbridge, Llanblethian, Ystradowen, Welsh St. Donats, Trerhyngyll and Maendy. Subject to places being available at the school, and by agreement with the Governing Body, children may be admitted from outside the official catchment area until the current intake number (37 pupils per year group) is reached.

Borough Close, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7BN 
Headteacher: Meic Griffiths
Tel: 01446 772374


The Herberts, St Mary Church
Headteacher: Mrs Diane Normansell
Tel: 01446 772245

Broadway, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7ER
Headteacher:  Dylan Evans
Tel: 01446 772358

Ysgol Iolo Morganwg is the Welsh Medium Primary School located on the outskirts of the market town of Cowbridge serving the entire rural Vale.  Pupils come from an area extending from Bridgend in the west to the outskirts of Cardiff and Barry in the east.  It includes the ancient towns of Llantwit Major and Cowbridge, large villages such as St Athan and Rhoose, and a whole host of small villages and settlements which are scattered throughout the Vale of Glamorgan. Pupils are taught through the medium of Welsh with English being introduced in Year 3.

Welsh play groups are all affiliated to Ysgol Iolo.  Contact Ysgol Iolo for more details:

Ti a Fi Playgroup is for babies up to about 3 yrs old.  Held in Ysgol Iolo Morganwg, currently Friday pm from 1.30 to 3pm

Ti A Fi group in Llantwit Major


Welsh medium nursery for children from the age of  2 and a half.  Morning and afternoon sessions are held in the Cylch Meithrin Unit next to the Leisure Centre in Cowbridge.  Leader is Amanda Boyd 01446 776250


Comprehensive School (“The Comp”)

COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL

Aberthin Road, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7EN
Headteacher: Mrs M Evans
Tel: 01446 772311

email:

The school serves a large rural area. It has ten established feeder primary schools, from which the majority of pupils at the school have transferred.Approximately 1,000 pupils between the ages of 11 and 16 study at the school for their GCSE exams, with more than 300 students in the Sixth Form studying for the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification, AS-Level and A-Level exams. Click here for school holiday dates.

OTHER SCHOOL INFORMATION


There are also private schools in Porthcawl and Cardiff.



ADULT EDUCATION


Old Hall, 64 High Street, COWBRIDGE CF71 7AH

Opening hours:

Monday to Thursday 9.30 - 4pm

Monday to Thursday 6.30 - 9pm

Friday 9.30 - 1pm

Location:

Based in Cowbridge High Street, next door to Barclays Bank, opposite the Bear Hotel.

Disabled access:

There are disabled toilet facilities on the ground floor. Classes can be relocated to ground floor to allow wheelchair access.

Tel: 01446 773831

Fax: 01446 774272

ermail:

email: Click here

ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH


FLOOD ALLEVIATION SCHEME

To download details of the Cowbridge & Llanblethian Flood Alleviation Scheme please Click here

HOSPITALS

University Llandough Hospital

Penlan Road, PENARTH, CF64 2XX

Tel: 02920 711711

Princess of Wales Hospital

Coity Road, BRIDGEND CF31 1RQ

Tel: 01656 752752

University Hospital of Wales

The Heath, CARDIFF CF14 4XW

Tel: 02920 747747

Barry Hospital

Colcot Road, BARRY CF62 8YH

Tel: 01446 704000

GENERAL PRACTITIONERS

The Health Centre, Broadshoard, COWBRIDGE CF71 7DA
Tel: 01446 772237

Cowbridge Health Centre, The Broad Shoard, COWBRIDGE CF71 7DA

Tel: 01446 772383

DENTAL PRACTICES

S Ikram and L Holeyman

57 High Street, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7AF
Tel: 01446 772604

64c Eastgate, COWBRIDGE  CF71 1AB

Tel: 01446 771163

email: Click here

email: Click here

Cowbridge Dental Care - Miss S Noorbhai and Mr J R Ayres

30 High Street, COWBRIDGE  CF71 7AG  
Tel: 01446 773284

OPTICIANS

O'Sullivan Opticians

London House, 89 Eastgate, COWBRIDGE   CF71 7AA

Tel: 01446 772719

email: Click here

SPORTS & LEISURE

The Bear Field

COWBRIDGE

CF71 7DA
Tel: 01446 775533

email: Click here

Bear Field

Cowbridge

Vale Of Glamorgan

CF71 7DA

Tel: 01446 ?

Contact: Craig Paley (Club Secretary)

email: Click here

email: Click here

Athletic Club, Bear Field, COWBRIDGE CF71 7DB
Tel:  01447 772595

email: Click here

email: Click here

Ladies only gym environment

4 Eagle Lane, COWBRIDGE CF71 7AH 
Tel: 01446 772803

There is also a gym and swimming pool at the Vale Hotel and Country Club in Hensol.

RUGBY


Cowbridge Rugby Club has active men's and women's rugby teams and a thriving mini and junior section.

SUNDRY INFORMATION

OLd Hall, High Street, Cowbridge  CF71 7AH

Tel: 01446 773941

email: Click here

POST OFFICE

Select Convenience, 27 Eastgate, COWBRIDGE CF71 7EL

Tel: 01446 772463

TRAVEL

BUS SERVICES

The X2 bus service runs along the A48 (top of the St Hilary lane) between Cardiff and Bridgend

There are commuter railway stations in Llantwit Major and Pontyclun.

Mainline services are available in Bridgend and Cardiff.

RAIL

Cardiff Airport, Vale of Glamorgan  CF62 3BD

Tel: 01446 711111email: Click here

TAXI

The local taxi firm is Cowbridge and Vale Cars

Tel: 01446 774714

ANIMAL WELFARE

West Farm Veterinary Clinics Limited

North Road, Cowbridge   CF71 7DF

Tel: 01446 774016

Crossland Kennels

Crosslands, Llandow  CF71 7PY
Tel: 01446 793103

email Kennels: Click here

email Hydrotherapy: Click here

Petsitters

Unit 9, Vale Business Park, Llandow   CF71 7PF

Tel: 01656 657590

WASTE COLLECTION

Refuse is collected early Tuesday mornings.  Recycling every week.  Black bags every other week. Garden refuse alternates with black bags during the summer.

Click here to access the information on the Vale CBC website.

There is a civic amenity site on the Llandow Trading Estate

CHARITIES

The Red Cross in Llantwit will collect used, good quality furniture which is suitable for resale: Tel: 01446 793665

Town Hall, 21 High Street, Cowbridge   CF71 7AD

Tel: 01446 773385

email: Click here

49 High Street, COWBRIDGE, CF71 7AE

Tel: 01446 773191

Denticare -  VIP Dental Centre - Colin Rees and Andrew Webber

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