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17 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Ospreys on the bins? Rugby superstars get into the community spirit by tackling local rubbish

Rugby superstars have been giving rubbish the boot this week as they joined Bridgend refuse collectors as part of their work in the community initiative.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

IcNetwork

Thousands of fans go wild as teen pop sensations Bars and Melody bring their talent to Cardiff

Teeny-pop favourites Bars and Melody have left hundreds of teenagers feeling faint after their single signing in Cardiff city centre.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

IcNetwork

Mother cautioned for child neglect after leaving infant locked in hot car on 25C day

Police were forced to smash the car window to rescue the six-month-old girl after concerned shoppers raised the alarm A mother has been issued a police caution for child neglect after leaving her six-month-old baby girl locked in a hot car in Swansea.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

BBC News

Warning over holiday behaviour

Emergency services have warned people not to put themselves at unnecessary risk as the warm weather continues into the start of the school holidays.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

BBC News

'Genuine cases' refused blue badges

People with genuine disabilities are being refused blue badges for parking following a crackdown to prevent abuse of the system, an AM has claimed.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

IcNetwork

Police search for man wanted in connection with an assault

Police in Neath Port Talbot are appealing for information to find Kenneth Peter Baker who is wanted in connection with an assault.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

IcNetwork

Hospital consultant saddles up for charity ride

Richard Johnson, Consultant Breast Surgeon at Neath Port Talbot and Princess of Wales hospitals, is taking part in the Arch to Arc cycle ride from London to Paris, to raise money for the breast endowment funds that each hospital has run for many years.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

IcNetwork

Traffic-busting scheme aimed at cutting M4 congestion to begin next month

A scheme aimed at easing congestion on a stretch of the M4 at Port Talbot at peak times will start next month - though the project has been scaled down after complaints from traders in the steel town.

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South Wales Guardian

Health Board hails new era of GP services

NEW DAWN: Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board has awarded the contract to provide GP services to the upper Amman and Swansea Valleys to the Amman Tawe Partnership.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

IcNetwork

National Eisteddfod 2014: Getting to the Carmarthenshire Eisteddfod by rail and bus

Attack-minded manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits his team have to focus on their defensive strategy in their final Austrian tour match against Amkar Perm of Russia Is Wales's tourism budget inadequate when compared to rivals such as Scotland? Well not according to chair of the Welsh Government's Tourism Advisory Board Dan Clayton Jones Chair of ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Michael Sheen's Masters of Sex to return to UK screens next month

Series two of the drama which stars Port Talbot-born Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, will air on More4 in August Starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, the show shines a light on the professional and personal lives of Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, and continues to follow their pioneering study into the physiological aspect of human sexual ... (more)

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Britain's Got Talent finalists announce Reading CD signing

Rapper Leondre Devries, 13, and singer Charlie Lenehan, 15, will be at HMV in The Oracle on Friday, August 1, from 12.30pm.

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IcNetwork

Anthony Hopkins to star in re-make of sci-fi movie Westworld

The Hollywood actor is said to have been offered the role of Dr Ford in the new version of the '70s classic Hollywood veteran Sir Anthony Hopkins is being lined up for a leading role in a re-make of the classic 1970s sci-fi movie Westworld about a cowboy theme park in which rebellious robots start attacking the guests.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

IcNetwork

Chinese high definition TV firm tunes into Wales with the opening of...

Solskjaer is a big admirer of highly-rated England under-21 centre-back Keane and is determined to add a new defender to his squad before the season begins Chinese hi-tech TV firm Tongfang said it will create 70 jobs at its new operation in Port Talbot by later this year One of China's largest TV manufacturers Tongfang has opened its European ... (more)

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Western Telegraph

THE inquest into the death of a 14-year-old girl who died while in...

THE inquest into the death of a 14-year-old girl who died while in the care of Pembrokeshire County Council in 2012 will no longer be held in the county, after Her Majesty's coroner 'relinquished jurisdiction'.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Head teacher retires from school life

A BARRY head teacher will bid a fond farewell to his school having 'loved every minute' of his 10 years at the helm.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

South Wales Guardian

Advisers hit the road to help launch new recycling service

The 'Recycle+' system is part of the Council's work to increase recycling rates in the borough, to help hit the Welsh Government's strict statutory targets for recycling and composting.

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Man, 49, sentenced to 24 weeks in prison for causing death of pedestrian in Port Talbot

There has been a belief in Welsh rugby for some time that Warren Gatland considers big as beautiful when it comes to Test selection.

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BBC News

Hospital death data 'not meaningful'

Data used to provide hospital death rates in Wales can be misleading and does not accurately show the quality of care, a review has found.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

South Wales Guardian

Boards hit out at 'unhelpful' GP services speculation

DOCTOR ON CALL: Health boards serving the Amman Valley have hit back at speculation of a 'super practice' in the area.

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