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17 hrs ago | South Wales Argus
A STUDENT who died when his car collided with two lorries on a Gwent road may have thought he was on a dual carriageway, a coroner said yesterday.
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21 hrs ago | South Wales Argus
FLYING HIGH: Some of the Abergavenny squadron who went to Usk for the inaugural community engagement meeting.
22 hrs ago | South Wales Argus
Herefordshire is more famed for its ciders than Gwent, but PAUL CAREY talked to one woman who is creating cider and perry from her orchard near Usk.
SCHOOLS across Wales including some in Gwent reported lower-than-expected grades when GCSE English language results were published this week, with one union warning "something is very wrong".
AN ABERGAVENNY man who fought back against thieves at his tyre firm has been hailed a "hero" in a new music video dedicated to him.
Anthony Field shares his career highlights with Karen Price - and reveals how he was once left holding David Beckham's baby He's staged cabarets in the Caribbean, worked with Kevin Spacey at London's Old Vic and was involved in the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympics - when he found himself holding the Beckhams' baby - but for Anthony ... (more)
Previews for " The X Factor " stage musical "I Can't Sing! " began on March 5, 2014, after the previews were postponed for several days due to "technical difficulties," which the producers hope will be resolved by the time the musical is scheduled to officially open on March 29, 2014.
Hywel Davies, Isobel Hill and India Harrison have all been awarded for their volunteer work with St John Wales.
BLAENAU Gwent Council today approved a 4.6 per cent council tax increase, the largest in Gwent, along with contentious proposed cuts to services including raising the price of cemetery graves.
ANGER and disgust has been voiced by Pontypool councillors after a keen photographer pointed out the horrendous extent of fly-tipping which is blighting the local mountains.
A PONTYPOOL man has appeared in court this morning charged with possessing explosive substances following a bomb alert in Risca on Tuesday.
Concerns over the three crop rule, which will be a requirement of the next Common Agricultural Policy regime, were raised at a recent NFU Cymru Monmouthshire county meeting held in Raglan.
Millie Pearce-Crawford, of Pantygasseg, Pontypool, wrote the poem for school music project where she was asked to write a piece that meant something to her.
ON WORLD Book Day, we thought we'd remind you of the wealth of writing talent here with eight great Gwent novels.
The South Wales Fire and Rescue Service crew, who are based at Chepstow Fire Station, pledged their support for the appeal, which has passed the A 4,000 mark, and will make a donation from funds raised at charity car wash being held at Tesco in Chepstow between 9am and 1pm on March 29. Mum Catherine Ashwell-Rice, of Lapwing Avenue, launched the ... (more)
A PLAN to build 80 new homes on the Cooper Filters site in Llanfoist was approved by Monmouthshire county councillors yesterday afternoon - subject to further discussion on the estate's footpaths and roads.