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Arts bid for Victorian tram sheds

The council has confirmed its received offers for the Victorian buildings, and is looking for a "viable and sustainable solution" for the site.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Shock threat to future of Porthcawl Museum

John Street building will be put on the market by Bridgend council in the autumn after it failed to reach an agreement with Porthcawl Town Council The 130-year-old building that houses Porthcawl Museum and the town's arts society will be sold-off by cash-strapped Bridgend council in the autumn.

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Sofas, carpets, mattresses - just some of the items a resident claims ...

Andy Williams, from Splott, has accused Cardiff council of spending money to keep the city centre clean but ignoring the suburbs.

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Daily Mail

Did he kill his girlfriend's baby out of JEALOUSY? Man who killed...

Did he kill his girlfriend's baby out of JEALOUSY? Man who killed his lover's six-week old son after texting her 'you can trust me' may have lost his temper because she wouldn't have a baby with HIM, says judge as he jails him for nine years A mechanic who beat his lover's newborn baby to death may have been jealous because she wouldn't have a baby ... (more)

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Happy Birthday Alfie! Wales' most exciting player turns 40

He tore up the rugby pitch, was on the front page of magazines and has gone from reality TV to Hollywood.

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South Wales Argus

Lack of killer's remorse' adds to grief

THE family of a murdered Trinant father says his killer has shown "no remorse" for what he has done, they have said in a statement.

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World War One: Who in your family or street died in the Great War? Use this tool to find out

This amazing and important tool allows you to discover the records of one million casualties of World War One - searchable by name, street, town or city Harold Jenkins, from Werfa Street, in Roath, Cardiff, was just 15, when he died on March 1, 1917.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

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Woman who blew her A 200,000 inheritance on caring for horses loses...

Woman who blew her A 200,000 inheritance on caring for horses loses her appeal against her conviction for animal cruelty Lisa Vaughan was ordered to pay out A 5,500 despite being told she had spent all of her inheritance.

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Eyesore or misunderstood? Wales' top five 'ugly buildings' - as judged by Nathan Bevan

As the owners of Pembrokeshire's Hobbit house are refused planning permission, we pick some blots on the landscape that were given a green light After a battle for retrospective planning permission as long and drawn-out as Frodo's journey to the top of Mount Doom, the owners of Pembrokeshire's so-called 'Hobbit house' have finally been told they've ... (more)

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Tears as ex guilty of killing baby

A grieving mother broke down in a flood of tears as a jury convicted her former boyfriend of killing her six-week-old son.

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Julie is bowled over by chance to represent Wales

Julie Thomas with Tony Harris, Chairman of the Welsh Association of Visually Impaired Bowlers and Wales team manager, John Wilson A visually impaired woman is preparing to represent Wales at the UK Singles and Triples Lawn Bowls Competition 2015, writes Sophie Weeks.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Poll reveals opposition to merger plans

A POLL of more than 600 residents in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan has revealed strong opposition to Welsh Government plans for a merger of the two local authorities.

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Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Barry And District News: IMPRESSION: The Hydraulic Pump House

THE Vale Council has announced a multi-million pound scheme to bring Barry Waterfront's grade II Listed Hydraulic Pumphouse back into use.

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Peter Collins: Angling for more important matters

The joys of fishing have so far escaped me, although I am at that reflective time of life when I'm beginning to realise that the real meaning of fishing has little to do with catching fish.

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'A lot of people think the South Wales Programme will take away...

'A lot of people think the South Wales Programme will take away this A&E department - but it's not going anywhere' Cwm Taf UHB chairman Dr Chris Jones has high hopes for future at hospital as part of South Wales Programme If nothing changed at The Royal Glamorgan Hospital over the next few years, consultants would be lost, students would not train ... (more)

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Family of murdered Joanna Michael launch negligence claim against police

Joanna Michael, from St Mellons, was stabbed to death - she made two desperate calls to the emergency service before being murdered The family of a young mum who was stabbed to death after police failed to respond to her 999 calls for help have launched a negligence claim against the officers involved.

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Three nurses charged with the ill treatment or wilful neglect of patients appear in court

Three nurses charged with the ill treatment or wilful neglect of patients at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend have appeared in court.

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Penarth Times

Rock choir sing on hot sunny day

PENARTH and Cardiff Rock choir gave a blistering performance on Saturday, July 26, at Barry Island Music Festival on a scorching hot day with an appreciative crowd.

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There is light at the end of the tunnel for the Cardiff commercial...

Cardiff Business Council, the Welsh Assembly Government and Cardiff Council must work together to attract sizeable tenants for buildings now being constructed, according to associate director with DTZ Chris Terry The Cardiff city centre office market is showing clear signs of improvement after a number of years of limited development and letting ... (more)

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Fracking push gets go-ahead across UK as government opens bidding process

The go-ahead for the expansion of fracking in the UK comes now the bidding process for shale companies seeking licences to explore for oil and gas has opened.

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