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9 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Rotary Clubs raise A 600 for Cancercareline

Islwyn MP Chris Evans with members of the Rotary Club, the Blackwood carnival queen, the mayor of Blackwood, and Kay and Adrian Reed of Cancercareline Hundreds of pounds have been raised for a Rhymney Valley cancer charity just months after it almost closed due to funding issues.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Caerphilly County, Wales

Sun Aug 17, 2014

South Wales Argus

Blaenau Gwent commemorates the centenary of the First World War

The commemoration service was held at St George's Church on Church Street before a parade to the war memorial at Bedwellty Park.

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Related Topix: Blaenau Gwent County, Wales, Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom

Fri Aug 15, 2014

IcNetwork

Doubts over cinema plan for Bargoed at a time of cuts

An artist's impression released in 2012 of Bargoed's major new development which will include the multi-million pound cinema Doubts have been raised over the development of a new cinema in Bargoed, funded by the county council capital budget, at a time of cuts.

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Related Topix: Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom,

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Campaignseries.co.uk

Caerphilly A-level results

Sean Davies from Newbridge 3A*, Ben Hartwell from Six Bells 2A* A and B and Jack Mainwaring 5A* celebrate their results at Coleg Gwent Cross Keys THE pass rate for Caerphilly county students was 98.13 per cent, while A*-A grades were at 16.9 per cent and 72.9 per cent of grades were at C or above.

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Related Topix: Europe, Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Lothian County, Scotland,

Wed Aug 06, 2014

IcNetwork

WWI: The poignant tale of the dead soldier immortalised in church's stained glass window

Stained Glass window at St Sannan's Church in Bedwellty depicting Dr John Clarke and Sgt William John Haskoll While sites like the Cenotaph are often the focal point for those brave soldiers who lost their lives in World War I, one Welsh family has a very poignant reminder of the ultimate sacrifice made by one of their own.

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Related Topix: Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Monmouthshire County, Wales,

Tue Aug 05, 2014

South Wales Argus

Argus Archive: German liner interned as 'prize of war'

There were scenes of considerable activity at the headquarters of the territorial army, the 1st Batallion Monmouthshire Regiment based at Stow Hill.

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Related Topix: Monmouthshire County, Wales, United Kingdom, Devon County, England, World News, Newport City County, Wales, Caerphilly County, Wales, Shropshire County, England, Isle of Wight County, England, Pembrokeshire County, Wales, Blaenau Gwent County, Wales,

Mon Aug 04, 2014

IcNetwork

First World War: Exhibition tells the stories of how war affected people in Caerphilly county borough

A new exhibition to mark the centenary of the start of the First World War is running at the Winding House in New Tredegar An exhibition marking the centenary of the start of the First World War has been launched at the Winding House museum in New Tredegar.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

South Wales Argus

Council debates Caerphilly budget cuts

PROPOSALS to shut leisure centres, public toilets and bowling greens in Caerphilly county borough were all discussed at a special meeting on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

IcNetwork

Dancers step out for annual Community Dance Showcase

More than 50 groups from clubs, schools and the local community joined together to celebrate dance at Blackwood Miners' Institute.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Caerphilly County, Wales

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