23 May 2017

Manchester Terror Attack

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Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of the heinous attack on young children and others who were at the Manchester Arena last night. It must be regarded as a black day in the UK as dozens of people have been targeted to the vile philosophy that the attackers possessed. We must all be united […]

18 May 2017

The Passing Away of a Welsh Legend, Rhodri Morgan

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It is with sadness that we learnt about the unexpected death of former First Minister of Wales, Hywel Rhodri Morgan. Rhodri Morgan, as he is commonly known, had been the Welsh Assembly Member for Cardiff West and the First Minister for Wales from 1999 until 2011. He also served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Cardiff West from 1987 […]

08 May 2017

Police Recruitment Opportunity

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  South Wales Police are currently seeking suitable candidates for their CKP (Certificate of Knowledge in Policing) course which is scheduled to start during June 2017. This qualification is currently an essential requirement for anyone wishing to apply to South Wales Police as a regular Constable. Under the provisions afforded by the Equality Act 2010, […]

13 Dec 2016

Magistracy Recruitment Campaign 2017

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Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunal Service has just launched a campaign to recruit Magistrates in 2016/17. It is a wonderful opportunity for people from different walks of life to bring their life experiences to Magistrates Benches across Wales. “Magistracy is a voluntary commitment and requires a comprehensive understanding of how society functions as well as personal […]

05 Oct 2016

Self Defence Workshops at SBREC

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Following on from the success of the last session that we ran at SBREC, we are pleased to announce that self defence workshops will now become a regular feature at SBREC once a month, commencing 26th October 2016. Given the rise in Islamophobic rhetoric and, sometimes verbal and physical attacks, our clients have encountered especially in recent […]

08 Aug 2016

Islamaphobia Self-defense Workshops

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Given the rise in Islamophobic rhetoric and, sometimes verbal and physical attacks, our clients have encountered especially in recent months, Swansea Bay REC has partnered with a local self-defense trainer, M Ali Akbor to provide a workshop of practical advice and training on how to protect yourself against attacks which may from time to time happen. The […]

14 Jul 2016

National Volunteers’ Week 2016

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1st – 12th June 2016 marked this year’s National Volunteers Week. The annual celebration of the day was held on Friday 3rd June, hosted by the Lord Mayor of Swansea at the Swansea Bay REC offices where volunteers were thanked for their immense contribution tot he work of Swansea Bay REC. The volunteers, in turn, shared their experiences with […]

30 Jun 2016

Life After the EU Referendum

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PRESS RELEASE “Stand together in ensuring that vulnerable people in our communities feel safe and secure.” Swansea Bay Regional Equality Council Local people who have been subjected to racist abuse since the outcome of last Thursday’s referendum have been talking to Swansea Bay Regional Equality Council about what has been happening to them. Swansea Bay […]

06 Jun 2016

Another Achievement for an SBREC Employee

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The VQ Awards recognise and celebrate individuals and employers who have achieved notable success thanks to technical, practical and vocational qualifications. The VQ Awards (7 June) and VQ Day (8 June) raise the status of technical, practical and vocational learning.  They are organised in Wales by ColegauCymru / CollegesWales, the National Training Federation for Wales […]

25 Jan 2016

Magistrates Recruitment

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Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunal Service has just launched a campaign to recruit Magistrates. It is a wonderful opportunity for people from different walks of life to bring their life experiences to Magistrates Benches across Wales. “Magistracy is a voluntary commitment and requires a comprehensive understanding of how society functions as well as personal integrity amongst […]