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3 hrs ago | Newsday

Storm damage canal to reopen

The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal is to fully reopen to boaters this weekend after A 1m repairs to a section damaged in the winter storms.

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6 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Caldicot woman's bid to be crowned Miss Wales

Miss Wales Finalist Hannah Bowen age 22, centre, with dad, Dean, and Castle Inn pub landlady and sponsor Judith Gribble Hannah Bowen, 22, will also seek to be named Miss Monmouthshire at the Princess Theatre, along with the county's other nominees, Louisa Fletcher and Paige Morris.

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11 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Pair rammed police car in bid to escape

TWO Pontypool men who rammed a police car while trying to escape in a car they took from a driveway were jailed.

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13 hrs ago | BBC News

Woodland site's lottery grant boost

A woodland surrounding a derelict Monmouthshire mansion will be boosted as a visitor attraction with nearly A 300,000 of heritage lottery funding.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

South Wales Argus

Boss tours Monmouthshire railway station

THE Arriva Trains stations manager for Lydney, Chepstow, Caldicot and Severn Tunnel Junction, Georgia Cottrell, has met councillors and rail lobby groups to learn of their concerns.

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South Wales Argus

Inaugural Wye Valley festival in May

It will follow the story of Ratty the Wye water vole, who is also leader of the Creatures' Republic of Wye , and he is on the run from predatory prosecutors Mink and Judge Wild Boar.

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South Wales Argus

a Man was rescued from a canal in Govilon last night.

A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesperson said paramedics were called at 6.54pm and the man was taken to Nevill Hall Hospital in Abergavenny.

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Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Foundation Apprenticeships available with British Rail Engineering

BARRY Communities First in partnership with British Rail Engineering are seeking people aged 16 and above to enrol on a 12 month paid apprenticeship to become skilled track operatives.

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Daily Echo

Hampshire entrepreneur is on a mission

ANNA Moody is bouncing around her Chilworth home, filled with energy chatting about various projects she has done, wants to undertake or would like to see other people engage in.

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South Wales Argus

Abergavenny vintage drum specialist heads for US

Nick Hopkin - Vintage drum seller who supplies kits to pop stars is going to exhibit at the Chicago Drum Show next month.

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South Wales Argus

Abergavenny midwives' Africa project gets 9,000 boost

BOOST: Midwives charity Midwives@Ethiopia has been awarded 9000 as part of the Welsh government's Wales for Africa health links.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

BBC News

National revives Irish anti-war play

The National Theatre produced its own First World War classic in War Horse. Now, to mark the conflict's imminent centenary, the theatre is reviving a fiercely anti-war play written in 1928.

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Freepressseries.co.uk

Tractor run raises cash for Caldicot tot

Imogen Ashwell-Lewis 2 at the start of the Chepstow and District Vintage Club road run from Cophill Farm, Itton.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Isle of Wight County Press

Volunteers hard at work

NATURAL Enterprise is celebrating a partnership with Green Gym which has delivered more than 1,000 hours of volunteer work to its Gift To Nature sites on the Isle of Wight this winter.

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South Wales Argus

Record store day brings out the crowds in Newport

MUSIC fans flocked to Newport record stores to get their hands on exclusive limited vinyl releases as part of a day to promote independent music retailers.

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Freepressseries.co.uk

Chepstow man cleared of hindering police

A SEDBURY man who refused to be searched by a policeman - causing a 'pantomime-style' scene outside his home - has been cleared of a charge of obstruction.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

South Wales Argus

it's the Weekend: Asparagus is top of the crop

IT'S not often you can go vegetable shopping, confident the produce you chose has made its way there without a long haul flight.

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South Wales Argus

it's the Weekend: The allure of Abergavenny's Three Peaks

Some see it as a challenge, some are captivated by the stunning scenery, while others complete it for charity.

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South Wales Argus

Rob Williams of Secret Garden near Pontypool

Q: I have always grown Moneymaker tomato and had great success every year and the children love them.

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Brandon Sun

David Suchet talks 'The Last Confession,' papal parallels and his own faith

British actor David Suchet, star of the long-running detective series "Agatha Christie's Poirot,'' is reprising his role as Giovanni Cardinal Benelli in the papal play "The Last Confession" for an international tour that kicks off Saturday in Toronto.

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