Project Start

08 April, 2013

The Digital Inclusion Project is up and running! It's been an exciting start to the project and we look forward to getting bigger and better, and helping more and more people in the future.

Welfare Reform Changes in Wales

08 April, 2013

The UK Government’s Welfare Reform Act 2012 abolishes Council Tax Benefit (CTB) and Community Care Grants and Crisis Loans.

Digital Inclusion Project for Visually Impaired

14 February, 2013

An application to the CyMAL Innovation and Development Grant scheme for funding for a digital inclusion pilot project has been successful and Blaenau Gwent Libraries have been awarded just over £3000 to run the pilot to run until April 2013.

First Locations for Super-Fast Cymru

14 February, 2013

Work has started in eight locations in Wales as part of the ambitious, multi million pound Superfast Cymru project set to make Wales a world leader in broadband communications, BT announced today.

Get Blaenau Gwent Online Campaign Launch

13 February, 2013

The Get Blaenau Gwent Online Campaign will be launched on 25th February 2013 at Tredegar Library.The campaign brings together digital inclusion activities throughout the borough under one banner through the development of the Get Blaenau Gwent Online website, the Digital Inclusion Strategic Partnership (DISP), operational group and a digital inclusion initiative.

Get Blaenau Gwent Online Initiative Approved

12 February, 2013

The Get Blaenau Gwent Online initiative funded by Communities 2.0 has been approved and will for the first time create a focus for digital inclusion in Blaenau Gwent.The project will offer support to people throughout the borough giving them opportunities and the skills to enjoy the benefits that digital technologies offer.