Saturday Jul 26
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Man hangs himself after fight with girlfriend about Danny Dyer
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.
Saturday Jul 26
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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Psychiatrist was sexually motivated when he kissed a vulnerable patient, tribunal rules
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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Royal Welsh Show: Highlights from the final day in Llanelwedd
A popular focal point of this year's show has been a new high-tech rural crime fighting machine introduced by Dyfed-Powys Police.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Police in Wales patrol in 20mph tractor complete with blue light and chequered paint job
Crops and robbers! Rural police in Wales patrol in a 20mph tractor complete with blue light and chequered paint job Because this new police vehicle, a tractor with a top speed of just 20mph, would not be much use in pursuit.
A football club has admitted breaching health and safety laws after a 12-year-old boy was killed by falling goal posts while he played football with his friends.
NEW kerbside recycling vehicles will be patrolling the streets of Hay-on-Wye as of late August.
The border town will be among the first in Powys to employ the vehicles, which allow household collections to made in one truck, not the two separate ones currently in use.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Psychiatrist laughed at one patient's scar and talked about sex with another, tribunal is told
A psychiatrist laughed at a patient when she showed him a self-harm scar on her abdomen and told her to see a plastic surgeon if she wanted to "get rid of this fat", a tribunal has heard.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Farmers' profits tips at Royal Welsh
Two new projects designed to help farmers improve the profitability of their business will be launched at the Royal Welsh Show in Powys.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Firefighter started blazes HIMSELF to increase the number of...
'This baby's death is on your conscience, Putin - damn you for centuries': Ukrainian government releases horrific picture of infant lying in a field that it says was killed when rebels shot down MH17 Naked bodies, children's books and LOOTING: Shocking eyewitness accounts - and pictures too heartbreaking to use - emerge from MH17 crash site Calls ... (more)
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Warning of thunderstorms overnight
Thunderstorms are expected to move across much of south and west Wales overnight bringing localised heavy downpours, according to the Met Office.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
65 days, the average time it takes to sell a home: Report reveals...
The research, by the property website Rightmove, highlights the enormous regional variations in the country's housing market which leave many homeowners frozen out of the boom.
Double murderer loses anonymity bid
A man who committed "appalling and horrific" murders is not entitled to the right to remain anonymous while he seeks rehabilitation, the Court of Appeal has ruled.
Welsh double murderer loses legal battle to remain anonymous
There has been a belief in Welsh rugby for some time that Warren Gatland considers big as beautiful when it comes to Test selection.
Police station shake-up revealed
An overhaul of police stations across the Dyfed-Powys force area has been unveiled to save money and put more officers on the beat.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
More council staff face job cuts
Hundreds of council jobs have been cut and many more could be lost as councils across Wales try to meet savings targets.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
School takes pupils to art gallery with 'porn' images of dead naked women
'Always tip your private jet pilot $10K': How the spoiled Rich Kids of Instagram spend the summer burning through their trust funds That'll teach him! Passers-by drag a carjacker out of the vehicle he tried to steal from a terrified family - and subdue him until the police arrive 'I'm OK, I feel strong': Tracy Morgan speaks for the first time since ... (more)
Thu Jul 10, 2014
'Sacred, Regenerative, Death-Defying' Tree That's...
A tree in Powys, Wales, could be the oldest living tree in Britain, thanks to recent analysis dating it to before the time of Christ as far back to the age of ancient pharaohs in Egypt.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Physiotherapist struck off after giving female patient 'sexual massage'
Mark Jones was found guilty of misconduct by the Health and Care Professions Council after touching the woman at Ystradgynlais Community Hospital in 2012 Physiotherapist Mark Jones, 41, was accused of massaging the female patient intimately as he treated her for neck and shoulder pain A physiotherapist accused of sexually assaulting a patient ... (more)
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Wildlife poison fear after dog dies
The owner raised the alarm after the incident in Llangynog, Powys, in May and test results show the dog had been poisoned by pesticide, Aldicarb.