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1 hr ago | South Wales Guardian

Wrestling star set for Ammanford visit

WRESTLING fans are in for a treat next week when JT Supplements in Ammanford welcomes Welsh professional wrestler Robert 'The Freak' Terry.

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Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

3 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

These are the stories that were hitting the headlines in the South...

These are the stories that were hitting the headlines in the South Wales Guardian 50 years ago on August 20, 1964.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

University Business

Baylor College of Medicine joins ecorpStim consortium

Physicians and scientists at Baylor College of Medicine will assist the research team-which includes scientists at neighboring Rice University, Houston, Texas, the Energy Safety Research Institute and Swansea University Swansea, United Kingdom, and University of Grenoble, Grenoble, France - in evaluating and furthering developments in delivery of ... (more)

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Lifeguards stage dramatic rescue as mother and toddler drift out to sea in tiny inflatable dinghy

The mother and her daughter panicked and jumped into the water as they were blown more than 100m away from the shore A young mother and her toddler were blown out to sea in an inflatable dinghy by strong offshore winds - then panicked and jumped into the water more than 100m from land.

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This is South Wales

Pride Cymru brought colour to the capital for annual parade

Pictured here is Neath-based PCSO Jessica Reed who took part in the rainbow parade.

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This is South Wales

Legal firm adds to team

LAW firm Peter Lynn & Partners has hired Ian Walker , who has formerly worked at Hutchinson Thomas-Neath and fellow Swansea legal practice Smith Llewelyn Partnership.

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BBC News

Beany's tattoos to help child walk

How does a man called Captain Beany who has painted himself orange and turned his home into a shrine to baked beans celebrate a landmark birthday? Barry Kirk, from Port Talbot, is having 60 beans tattooed on his head as he turns 60 to raise funds to help a child with cerebral palsy learn to walk.

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South Wales Premier League: Mumbles and Cardiff set for top-of-the-table showdown

Going into this top-of-the-table clash, title holders Mumbles hold a 13-point advantage over the 2011 champions Leaders Mumbles face their biggest test of the season on Saturday when they take on closest challengers Cardiff at The Diamond Ground.

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Anti-fracking protest at Swansea University causes severe congestion on M4

Traffic has been disrupted this morning on a main artery road through Swansea as anti-fracking campaigners mount a protest.

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Welsh Government agrees 5.5m deal for affordable housing development on Swansea waterfront

The site will be used to build an array of one and two-bedroom homes, as well as 27 four-bedroom family properties The Welsh Government has sold off a site of Swansea Waterfront for a A 5.5m affordable housing development - with building due to start in two years time.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

South Wales Guardian

Crime and Punishment... Part Two

Llanelli magistrates heard that Les Toye, aged 60, of 3 Dynefor Road, Garnant, broke the 30 miles per hour speed limit on Cwmgarw Road in January by driving at 35 miles per hour.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

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Wayne May of Neath, runs blackmailscams.com to help people who are victims of internet blackmail.

Criminals trick teens into performing sex acts on camera before threatening to post the footage online.

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The man who sparked the dangerous wet-nominate diving craze admits...

Kyle Lewis leapt off a bridge in Swansea trying to outdo friends who were pouring buckets of water over each other A daredevil diver who claims to have sparked the "wet-nominate" craze for jumping off bridges has revealed his mum has begged him to stop putting his life at risk.

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Meet the ex-army man who's travelling 11,000 miles around the UK ...

After almost 500 days, a top speed of eight mph and two cats in tow, Mark Newton's showing no signs of stopping A former army corporal from Swansea has taken to driving around more than 11,000 miles around the UK on his mobility scooter to raise money for former comrades.

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South Wales Guardian

Crime and Punishment...In the Dock

IN THE DOCK: A round-up of some of the cases which have appeared before Llanelli magistrates in the past few weeks.

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South Wales Guardian

A round-up of some of the cases appearing before Llanelli magistrates in the past few weeks.

Matthew Alun Trotman, aged 23, of 4 Lauderdale Road, Tairgwaith, admitted to possessing 0 .66 grams of the drug mephedrone, also known as meow-meow, at Ammanford on April 27. He also admitted to failing to surrender to custody while on bail.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

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Your World War One Heroes: The stories of the husbands, sons and...

Your World War One Heroes: The stories of the husbands, sons and brothers turned soldiers that it's our duty to remember We have started a project that hopes to honour the memories of as many of those who lost their lives in World War One as we possibly can.

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'Just come clean': Judge urges Swansea couple to confess...

The tiny eight-week-old baby was 'terribly' injured while she was being cared for by friends of her mother, the High Court in London heard A baby suffered brain damage when shaken "violently" while being cared for by a couple who were friends with her mother, a family court judge has heard.

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Woman burgled during epileptic fit

Two burglars have been jailed after they raided an epileptic woman's home while she lay fitting on the ground.

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Wales becomes first UK nation to approve a cannabis-based drug for Multiple Sclerosis sufferers

Wales has become the first country in the UK to approve a cannabis-based drug for sufferers of multiple sclerosis.

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