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  1. Cartoon blows away dementia mythsRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | South Wales Guardian

    AN action board tasked with raising awareness of dementia in Carmarthenshire has enlisted the support of international caricaturist and cartoonist Roger Bowles from Llanelli. They are launching a campaign with a colourful and thought provoking series of cartoon strips called 'Gone with the Wynd' with accompanying story boards that it is hoped will advise those who might be anxious about any family members or friend's forgetfulness or changing behaviour; what it means, and where they can go for help.


  2. Jonathan Davies out of World Cup: Tyler Morgan withdrawn from Wales...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The Wales senior squad management have taken the decision after the news Wales and Lions centre Jonathan Davies will miss the World Cup Warren Gatland has withdrawn Newport Gwent Dragons centre Tyler Morgan from the Wales Under-20 squad for next week's World Rugby Championship squad and announced the teenager will be included in the extended senior World Cup training squad. The decision to withdraw Morgan from the Under-20 squad and announce his inclusion in the extended senior group will ensure his availability for the World Cup preparations.


  3. How far did you travel this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    Football fans are known for showing unwavering commitment in backing their heroes - and Premier League clubs travelled a total of 57,000 miles to away matches across the 2014-15 season. But whose mileage over the entire Premier League season could have taken them to the Caribbean islands of the Bahamas? Whose average trip was the same length as one complete loop of the M25 motorway? And who clocked up 1,718.2 miles before winning on the road? All UK mileage calculated using the most direct road route between each club's stadium.


  4. Brynaman RFC player thanks lifesavers after cardiac arrest on pitchRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    A BRYNAMAN RFC player who had a cardiac arrest on the pitch and survived has paid a touching tribute to his lifesavers. Simon James, a second row for the club's second side, collapsed without warning as they took on Cefneithin RFC April 4. Spectators and Simon's teammates began cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, before a Welsh Ambulance Service volunteer arrived and delivered an electric shock to Simon using a defibrillator.


  5. Police investigating after body of young man found slumped on Swansea streetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Pentreguinea Road was closed for several hours as police carried out investigations close to The Ship Inn on Wednesday, from about 5.25am. South Wales Police left the scene at around 10am on Wednesday with police tape and a tent which was placed over the body having been removed.


  6. Live updates as police cordon off Swansea street after body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    A spokeswoman said: "We were called at 5.22am today, Wednesday 27 May, to Pentreguinea Road in the St Thomas area of Swansea, and sent a paramedic in a rapid response car to the scene." It says: "Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man who was found collapsed at Pentreguinea Road in St Thomas, Swansea.


  7. Row sparked over police helicopterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    A row has broken out over the loss of a police helicopter base with claims there was not "one shred of opposition" to losing the service. The site in Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, shuts on 1 January 2016 due to cuts by the National Police Air Service .


  8. Tyler Morgan opens up on his dream of representing Wales at two global events in less than six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Warren Gatland names his extended World Cup squad halfway through the under-20 World Rugby Championships in Italy with Morgan potentially featuring at both Teenage rugby star Tyler Morgan has admitted playing in two global events less than six months apart would cap an 'insane' 12 months for the Newport Gwent Dragons centre. The explosive Dragons midfield man has been included for the Wales under-20 squad to play in the World Rugby Championships which starts in Italy next week.


  9. Money roundup video: Warning for mortgage borrowers and Premium Bonds boostRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Independent

    Simon Read is Personal Finance Editor at The Independent. He edits the Saturday Your Money section as well as writing for the news and business pages of the Independent and i newspaper.


  10. Welsh dairy processor launches new 'Totally Welsh' bottled milk brandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Launching Mark Hunter's new Totally Welsh bottled milk brand are factory manager John Horsman , with the company's managing director, Mark Hunter Originally a fruit and veg packing business, it now processes 400,000 litres of milk each week, supplying milk and cream to stores and schools throughout south and west Wales. Factory manager John Horsman said: "We wanted to build our own identity and add value to Welsh milk here in Wales.


  11. Two tier system emerges as half of Wales' universities fail to break into UK's top 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    Cardiff University topped the Guardian University Guide for Wales, but it fell one place while Swansea went up to 52nd in the rankings Guardian university league tables out today. Cardiff drops a place to 27th.


  12. Pupils test out new Water Lab at WWT LlanelliRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pressat

    Pupils from Lakefield School in Carmarthenshire tested out the new Water Lab at WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre at its official opening on Friday 22 May. The children enjoyed watching the mug cascade and playing with the giant chaos waterwheel, which are powered by rain in the innovative new outdoor classroom. The Water Lab is designed to help teachers show the important role of wetlands in the environment.


  13. Newcastle Emlyn Town Council May news:Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tivyside Advertiser

    Cawdor Hall in Newcastle Emlyn will be officially opened on Wednesday, June 10. The Hall will be open to the public at 2pm. The annual Raft Race will take place in Newcastle Emlyn on Saturday, August 29. Money raised will go towards the local fire service, St John's Ambulance, Clwb y Ddwylan and Farm Foel.


  14. Wales' Geraint Thomas is victorious and The Liberty StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    Swansea East AM Mike Hedges has started a debate by telling the Welsh Assembly he thinks Swansea could host the 2026 Commonwealth Games That's the question being posed by Swansea East AM Mike Hedges who believes the city has the qualities to host the prestigious event and could be given the finances to do so. In an Assembly speech, Mr Hedges said if Wales was given a Barnett Formula type allocation to host the games it would amount to 5.5% of the estimated A 9bn it cost to put on the London Olympics.


  15. Drink-driver forced to to return mobility car after banRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South Wales Guardian

    Brian Terrance Mitchell, 63, who has a heart condition received a 12 month driving ban after admitting drink driving at Llanelli Magistrates Court. A CAPEL Hendre man has been banned from driving after he was caught over the limit behind the wheel of a mobility car.


  16. Crash death teen was 'amazing son'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    The mother of an 18-year-old who died in a four-vehicle crash on Monday has paid tribute to her "amazing son". His mother, Nicola Hunter, said: "He was a joy to us his family, and his friends of which he had many.


  17. 'He was a joy to his family': Mother of 18-year-old man killed in an accident pays tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    Aaron Hunter, from Cwrt Newydd in Llanybydder, died following a four car accident on the A485 near Peniel in the early hours of Monday The mother of an 18-year-old man who died in road accident has paid an emotional tribute to her "amazing" son. Aaron Hunter, from Cwrt Newydd in Llanybydder, died following a four-car accident on the A485 near Peniel in the early hours of Monday.


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    Yesterday | This is South Wales

    ONE casualty has been taken to hospital after a two vehicle crash near to a petrol station on the outskirts of Carmarthen. Two fire crews from the town were last night called to the incident near a filling station on the A40, near Llanllwch.


  19. Gareth Evans: Why public sector pay rises for our highest earners is hard to takeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    In an age of unprecedented austerity, it is little wonder our highest paid public sector workers come under such heavy fire. Take the recent backlash against plans to pay Welsh AMs an extra A 10,000 more if they are re-elected next year, for example.


  20. Llys y Fran welcomes the return of the dragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Western Telegraph

    The Hillbillies team from Narberth Rugby Club celebrate their victory in the Welsh Dragon Boat Championships. PICTURE: Powerpix Photography The Oar We There Yet team from Ocky White Travel power through the waters of Llysyfran.