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2 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

8 per cent improvement in Monmouthshire's GCSE results

MONMOUTHSHIRE students celebrated across the county as GCSE grades improved by eight per centage points above last year's results.

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7 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

Nights of great music and food to match are on the menu in Northumberland

Three of the county's finest houses: Eshott, Doxford and Guyzance Halls will play host to the Northumberland Music Festival For the past three years, the Northumberland Music Festival has built a reputation for offering a great combination of classical entertainment and cuisine in some of its home county's most picturesque settings.

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11 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

Pontypool community leader warns historic rugby club may become an...

Pontypool RFC corporate director Ben Jeffreys and Torfaen AM Lynne Neagle met representatives from the council to discuss the ongoing vandalism at the Park.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Forward

Leaving the Worst of The Holocaust to the Imagination

Clearly, playing biographical figures is challenging on many fronts, not least maintaining the delicate balance between authenticity and sensitivity.

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The Independent

August Bank Holiday 2014: Five ways to make the most of it

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South Wales Argus

Tributes to 'courteous and very loveable' Raglan doctor

WILSON WITH BET THE BORDER COLLIE WHO ROUNDS UP TURKEYS AT CEFN MAEN FARM NEAR RAGLAN A MONMOUTHSHIRE doctor who pioneered affordable medical equipment in Africa and was given an OBE by the Queen has been described by friends as a "courteous, whimsical and very loveable man", after he died of cancer earlier this year.

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Freepressseries.co.uk

Art group helps Pontypool museum

Pontypool Museum Campaign- Some of the members of Pontypool Art Club and corporate members of the museum enjoy a get together, but they have become too big for the museum to house, but still draw inspiration from the work on show.

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Freepressseries.co.uk

Linkage between Caldicot ASDA and the town centre not ready for store's opening

LINKAGE plans to join the new Asda superstore in Caldicot to the town centre will not be ready for the store's opening this October, it has been revealed.

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Woman's family and Usk locals rally round to pay for life-prolonging cancer drug

Ann Wilkinson is part of a campaign in Usk to get the same cancer drugs available on the NHS in Wales as in England.

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Cygnet injured from illegal fishing at Caldicot Castle

A CYGNET had to have two life saving operations due to an injury cause by illegal fishing in the pond of Caldicot Castle.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

FarmingUK

Livestock farmers' 'confidence in jeopardy'

An excellent turnout of Monmouthshire livestock farmers attended an on-farm meeting held in Llansoy to raise their concerns on the future of the beef and sheep sectors in Wales.

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IcNetwork

Foraging: where, what and how to let nature feed you

Anyone who wandered country lanes as a child and nabbed blackberries from the side of the road knows the pleasure of foraging.

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South Wales Argus

Behind the Headlines: Gwent organisations helping those battling depression

FOLLOWING the death of Hollywood star Robin Williams, there has been an outpouring from those suffering from depression.

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South Wales Argus

ANTI-Nato campaigners have confirmed routes for two proposed marches taking place in Newport.

Gwent Police and Newport City Council have been informed of the routes and are working together to make sure the marches can take place safely.

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Salisbury Journal

Nato summit 'unchartered territory'

The officer in charge of one of the largest security operations in British history at the forthcoming Nato summit in Wales has said the high-profile event is "completely unchartered territory" for UK policing.

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South Wales Argus

Gwent Police officer denies sexually assaulting detainees

A GWENT police officer had sex with a suspect while on duty and sexually assaulted two other women, Cardiff Crown Court heard today.

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South Wales Argus

Your MP: Nick Smith

AS I WRITE this column, our students across South East Wales will be waking up on one of the most important days of their young lives as the A-Level results are published.

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Newsday

Severn tolls - is this the beginning of the end?

It has been hotly debated for years but the question about what to do with the Severn bridge tolls is no longer becoming academic.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Freepressseries.co.uk

Council approves Chepstow light switch-off

THE lights will go out around Chepstow starting next Thursday night, after the cabinet member approved plans to help save A 180,000 on street lighting costs.

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Gwent Police officer denies sexually assaulting detainees

A GWENT police officer had sex with a suspect while on duty and sexually assaulted two other women, Cardiff Crown Court heard today.

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