Barry Island's regeneration will start straight away

Barry Island
The aim is to improve Barry Island as a destination for visitors Credit: ITV News Wales

The Welsh government is announcing funding of £692,000 to start the regeneration of Barry Island. At the former Butlins site a space will be created to host local events and a temporary car park will be built. Some money will also be used for designing further improvements to the holiday resort.


Barry's Butlins site gets boost

The former Butlins site in Barry will receive over half a million pounds to start regeneration work.