Council leader Emlyn Dole said it was a great day for the county, adding: "I have underlined on so many occasions our commitment to make Carmarthenshire
the cycling centre of Wales and to be here announcing the Tour of Britain will start here is great news for us in Carmartenshire, the tour and Wales too.
The company recently entered into a collaboration agreement, having come through a competitive procurement process, with Carmarthenshire
Council and Swansea University.
"We would like to apologise for any inconvenience this reduction in car parking spaces may have over the coming year," said councillor Hazel Evans, executive board member for transport at Carmarthenshire
Bird Club and other organisations organise field trips to Pembrey Burrows and there will not be adequate parking for these visits.
County Council Extra Care Catering service is being re-advertised due to there being additional key questions relating to the Financial Assessments and Health and Safety requirements.
Mick Bennett, organiser of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain, said he was delighted to be able to announce Carmarthenshire
as the starting-point of the event which will make its way around the UK, ending on September 9.
Projects such as this in Pendine will give people compelling reasons to visit Wales and I look forward to plans coming to fruition - this will be a major boost for Carmarthenshire
and south west Wales."
County Council (both Housing Services Division and Communities First) has been working with Spice Innovations Ltd over the past two years to develop a Time Banking programme that now has over 660 members.
branch secretary chairman Mark Evans said: "We will see more work-related stress cases, with people being expected to do their own work and that of others who have lost their jobs."
Contract award: Carmarthenshire
County Council Surface Dressing Framework.
LUCKY pupils from a Carmarthenshire
school learnt how the Carmarthenshire
Cheese Company makes its cheese during a visit to Cowpots restaurant in Whitland, where they were also shown how cheese is a vital ingredient in Cowpots' pizzas and how its ice-cream is made on-site.
Scope : Construction of the White Lion in Carmarthenshire
, United Kingdom.