Boost for Welsh seaside towns

Barry Island beach
Barry and Aberystwyth will benefit from funding Credit: ITV News Wales

1.3 million pounds of Welsh Government funding has been announced for Aberystwyth & Barry.

800 thousand pounds has been given to regenerate Aberystwyth town centre.

8 projects in Barry will benefit from the remaining half a million pounds, including Barry Island lifeguard station and the waterfront.