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  1. Final cruise ship of season drops anchor in Milford HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Milford Mercury

    THE final cruise shop of the season will sail into dock on dock on Tuesday marking the end of a busy season in Milford Haven . The Insignia is the last of eight cruise visits to the port of Milford Haven and will bring with her the latest in more than 4,700 that have come ashore this season.

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  2. 'Neyland will not lose youth club' says councillorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Milford Mercury

    A NEYLAND county councillor has reassured local people that the town will not lose its youth club, despite a county council proposal to cut services. Youth clubs across Pembrokeshire are currently waiting to hear their fate, after a recommendation to cut youth service provisions across the county was 'called in' for further discussion by the chairman of the Children and Families overview and scrutiny committee.

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  3. Pembroke Dock grants controversy: no assurance that work paid for has ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Milford Mercury

    A REVIEW of the management of a grant scheme and its controversial funding of a property in Pembroke Dock found that there were instances of 'non-compliance' and assurance cannot be given that all work was completed to specification. An internal review was ordered in April and the report is due to come before the Pembrokeshire County Council 's audit committee next week.

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  4. Local runners join mammoth team effort in memory of BleddynRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Milford Mercury

    RUNNERS from Milford Haven will join a team of 46 people running the Bristol Half Marathon in memory of a 25-year-old who died from complications caused by Type 1 diabetes. Bleddyn Duffy died at home last year in Blackpool from diabetic ketoacidosis , a medical emergency caused by a lack of insulin, leading the body to produce poisonous ketones.

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  5. Council Leader: Pembrokeshire County Council leader Cllr Jamie Adams.Read the original story

    5 min ago | Milford Mercury

    THE leader of Pembrokeshire County Council survived a vote of no confidence on the same day the chief executive was not so lucky. Eighteen councillors had signed a notice of motion which stated this council has no confidence in the leader, councillor Jamie Adams.

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  6. Future of Pembrokeshire County Council chief exec Bryn Parry-Jones...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Milford Mercury

    Future of Pembrokeshire County Council chief exec Bryn Parry-Jones hangs by a thread after overwhelming vote of no confidence THE future of Bryn Parry-Jones as chief executive of Pembrokeshire County Council has been thrown into huge doubt today after members voted overwhelmingly to endorse a vote of no confidence in him. Members of the ruling Independent Plus Group - including council leader Cllr Jamie Adams - had previously backed the chief executive fully over a series of scandals which have rocked County Hall.

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  7. Controversial plans to close youth clubs are to be re-examinedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Milford Mercury

    Members of Hakin and Hubberston youth clubs recently worked for several days to strip down and re-paint the play equipment at Glebelands play area in Hakin. A recommendation before Pembrokeshire County Council 's cabinet that youth service provision be cut across the county has been 'called in' by the chairman of the Children and Families Overview and Scrutiny Committee for further discussion.

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  8. Final cruise ship of season drops anchor in Milford HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Western Telegraph

    THE final cruise shop of the season will sail into dock on dock on Tuesday marking the end of a busy season in Milford Haven . The Insignia is the last of eight cruise visits to the port of Milford Haven and will bring with her the latest in more than 4,700 that have come ashore this season.

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  9. Pint-sized Plays get ready for the big Script SlamRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Knight Intruder at the 2013 Pint-sized Plays Script Slam with Cheryl Rayner and Richard James - Picture Rob Harvard The ever-popular Pint-sized Plays Script Slam is on again at Theatr Gwaun in Fishguard on October 4 starting at 7.30pm. Now in its seventh year, Pint-sized Plays is a leading international competition for short ten minute plays which this year attracted over 300 entries from all over the world with two of the finalists from the USA.

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  10. Man takes life in second suicide attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Western Telegraph

    A MAN found slumped in his car in the Blackbridge area of Milford Haven had taken his own life, Pembrokeshire Coroner's Court heard today . Anthony Livingstone, 47, of Yorke Street, became increasingly depressed after being made redundant, and had already made one suicide attempt, the inquest in Milford Haven was told.

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  11. Fraser Watson looks back another highly successful Ironman Wales event.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Western Telegraph

    Thousands upon thousands lined the streets of Tenby on Sunday, while many more crammed into different venues around Pembrokeshire to get a glimpse of the epic 2014 Ironman Wales. And in what was another tremendous advert for our local sporting scene, the event incorporated mass levels of support, superb organisation, and of course, no shortage of inspiration.

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  12. Questions raised over Cabinet's performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Western Telegraph

    A DEBATE over the definition of a role in Pembrokeshire County Council 's cabinet led to wider questions over how cabinet members' performance is monitored by the authority. Last week, Council leader Jamie Adams was challenged to explain the role of the cabinet member for education and safeguarding.

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  13. Lifeboat rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Cardigan's RNLI Atlantic 85 class lifeboat, Albatross, was launched on Tuesday afternoon to rescue a 17 ft vessel which had broken down 2.5 miles from Cardigan Island. The boat had suffered engine failure and the two people on board used their mobile phone to call the local Coastguard for assistance.

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  14. Call for views on council cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Pembrokeshire County Council, like other local authorities, needs to make savings in order to balance its budget in the wake of government spending cuts. The council has already seen a drop in its Welsh Government Grant of 4.2% for the 2014/15 financial year with further cuts in funding of between 1.5% to 4.5% now earmarked for 2015/16 and beyond.

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  15. Open day for new British Red Cross volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Milford Mercury

    On Tuesday, October 7 in Haverfordwest those interested can find out more about the various services that the Red Cross provides across the county as well as chat to staff and existing volunteers about the roles available. Services provided by the charity include Gofal y Ddolen , patient transfer, and community based first aid training.

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  16. Criminal damageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Police are investigating an incident of criminal damage in St Mary Street, Cardigan, which occurred between September 13 and 14. Remember you are personally responsible for what you post on this site and must abide by our site terms . Do not post anything that is false, abusive or malicious.

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  17. CCTV image issued in connection with forgery offence in NeylandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Western Telegraph

    Dyfed-Powys Police officers are investigating an allegation of forgery which occurred at about 4pm on the 19th May in Neyland, although the appeal has only now been issued. A A 50 note was used to purchase low value items and change given.

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  18. A pair of north Pembrokeshire women recently took on the Thames Path Challenge for charity.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Anita Bean from Boncath and Claire McNamara from Cilgerran completed the 100km walk which started at Putney Bridge in London, and took place on September 13 and 14. Anita, a primary school teacher at Fenton School Haverfordwest, and Claire who works for Adventure Beyond in Cardigan, started walking at 8am on Saturday morning and got to the finish line at 11.15am the following day, after walking for more than 27 hours.

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  19. Boost for Information and Advice serviceRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Aberdare Online

    The Welsh Government has awarded the Age Cymru group of charities a A 224,209 grant to provide advice services for older people. "We're delighted that the Welsh Government has awarded our national and local brand partners this grant to strengthen our flagship Information and Advice service across Wales.

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  20. Theft case adjournedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Monika Jane Isma-La-Te-Washte, aged 46, of Flat 1, St Mary Street, Cardigan, is accused of stealing two Pot Noodles, cheese and a packet of ham, to the value of A 9.49, from Co-op Stores, Cardigan on July 28. Isma-La-Te-Washte failed to appear before Aberystwyth magistrates for the fourth time on Wednesday, and doctors' notes were provided to explain her absence. We want you to enjoy your visit to our website.

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