Salamanca Group are pleased to share that, following signing of the required legal agreement, Neath Port Talbot Council has today formally granted planning permission for the Wildfox Resorts Afan Valley development. Together, we will continue to ensure that proposals sensitively respond to the environment and generate socio-economic benefits for the local communities.
Martin Bellamy, Chairman and CEO of the Salamanca Group said: “I am delighted to have received a positive decision from Neath Port Talbot Council. This is an important milestone and I look forward to working with the council and local stakeholders to progress the project this year. We will want to work at pace to turn our vision into reality and create a new asset for tourism in Wales.”
The Leader of Neath Port Talbot Council, Councillor Ted Latham, commented “I am delighted that, following the successful conclusion of the legal agreement, we have given formal approval to this potentially transformational new leisure development. Neath Port Talbot Council is committed to the regeneration and transformation of the Afan Valley and we are excited about the potential of the Wildfox Resort to help achieve this.”
The Chief Executive, Karen Jones expanded “The members of the team behind the Wildfox Resort have firmly demonstrated to me their passion and commitment, not only to delivering a scheme which has the potential to drive economic recovery and invest in the landscape, but also to creating a new generation of training and job opportunities to inspire our community and local businesses.”