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3 hrs ago | South Wales Argus
A WISE former councillor once gave me an interesting piece of advice when visiting a local fete: never get given the job of judging a competition in your constituency.
6 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Parc Llewellyn has won green flag status... it was the place where such players as John Charles and Ivor Allchurch learned their footballing skills A park where Welsh football legends such as John Charles and Ivor Allchurch practised as children has won prestigious Green Flag status for the first time.
8 hrs ago | IcNetwork
With dozens of camper vans turning up at this remote site for the weekend, it was like a mini Glastonbury The crowds weren't as big as this Glastonbury turnout but the Green Valley Blues Festival was like a mini version of the world famous event While good weather is no guarantee of success for a music festival it is a definite enhancement ... (more)
9 hrs ago | Hereford Times
On Friday evening, at around 10.25pm, two crews from Hereford were called to a smell of burning at an address in Gorsty Lane, Hereford.
9 hrs ago | Hereford Times
At the event Jess Price holding Oliver Long, Emma Powell, Emma Lewis, Helen Davies, Hayley Bright , Louise and Zara Hardwick, Sam Gardener and front Tilly Mae Morris.
ALMOST 140 jobs are to be created in Swansea by a fast growing firm which is investing A 1m in the business.
An 11-year New Zealand domination of one of the UK's top shearing events ended today with the first-ever Welsh win in the Corwen Shears in Wales.
A "depraved" and devious transgender Ministry of Defence worker with a tights fetish avoided immediate jail after harassing the woman he had bedded for money.
Dale Challoner, a 31-year-old from Wales, allegedly committed suicide following an argument sparked by girlfriend Danielle Plumpton's remark that the English soap opera star is good looking.
Dale Daniel Challoner was found dead in a community garden after he stormed out of the house during a heated argument with his partner Danielle Plumpton.
Residents from around the area are invited to at the Powys County Council drop-in session on Flood Alleviation Schemes on August 7. The first two phases of the scheme - designed to help flooding from the River Ennig - have been completed, and this final section will see improvements made downstream from Tower Bridge.
Richard Naughton started two fires in skips to try and increase call-out figures - but he was caught in the act on CCTV Richard Naughton took matters into his own hands by creating two fires in skips in the hope it would increase call outs and prove the importance of his station in Knighton, Mid Wales.
PRESTEIGNE memorial hall has been awarded a grant of A 65,371 by the Community Covenant Grant Scheme Board on behalf of the Royal Air Force, The Royal Navy and the Army.
A psychiatrist was "sexually motivated" when he hugged and kissed a vulnerable patient after telling her she was "pretty and intelligent", a tribunal has ruled.
FAILING to identify the driver of a vehicle thought to have committed an offence has cost an Amman Valley man A 165, with six licence points.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 10:05 am
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