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Police 'incident' ongoing in Mumbles

Police and emergency services are dealing with an ongoing 'incident' in Mumbles, Swansea.

Credit: The Coffee Denn, Mumbles

Officers from South Wales Police and emergency services are attending an incident in Castle Avenue, Mumbles.

We received the call at approximately 15:20hrs.

More information will be released when appropriate and available.

– South Wales Police
Credit: The Coffee Denn, Mumbles

Mumbles Pier re-opens for summer season

The iconic Mumbles Pier has re-opened to the public this weekend, after being closed since the beginning of the year.

Credit: Joe Giddens / PA Archive

New walkways have been laid and structural work has been carried out after potential storm damage was spotted by inspectors.

The pier was first opened in 1898.

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Novice sailors take to the seas off Mumbles

Novice sailors have been taking to the water off Mumbles today to try sailing, windsurfing and stand-up paddle boarding. Around 80 beginners took part.

On hand to give tips and advice was Welsh Paralympic sailor Stephen Thomas - originally from Bridgend. He was part of the a team that finish fourth in the Sonar class at London 2012.

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