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  1. 'Wales does punch above its weight': Howard Stringer the Welshman who ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNetwork

    Sir Howard Stringer went from the Vietnam War to making documentaries with the IRA before rising to the top at the Sony Corporation Welsh Born Ex-Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer visits North Wales, talks to the Daily Post. Interviewed by Owen Hughes, for Business Post Supplement The first westerner to lead the Sony Corporation after being made chief executive in 2005 - with 160,000 employees under him.

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  2. Paddy McGuinness to bring new stand-up tour to Llandudno and CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNetwork

    Fans will have to wait a while to see the comic though, with the tour starting late 2015 and running into 2016 The comic turned dating guru will visit Llandudno's Venue Cymru on November 4 before returning to Wales on February 19 2016 to perform at Cardiff's St David's Hall . Daddy McGuinness is the comedian's first stand-up tour since 2011 and will see him embark on a 50-date stint across the country, starting this September.

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  3. Comedian Paddy McGuinness includes Llandudno on his 2015 tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNorthWales

    Paddy McGuinness, one of the country's best-loved and most popular comedians, has included a North Wales date on his next tour. Starting in September the star of ITV's Take Me Out will return to his performing roots, with his first stand-up comedy tour since 2011.

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  4. Johnson Dry Cleaners to close stores in Caernarfon, Llandudno, Colwyn Bay and RhylRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNorthWales

    The shops will shut in March as part of a move by the company to relocate branches off the high streets of the UK Dry cleaning firm Johnsons is to close four of its stores across North Wales as it abandons the high street. Johnson Service Group announced earlier this month plans to close 109 of its 307 Johnson Cleaners UK branches as it continues a shift away from traditional high street locations towards collection and delivery points within supermarkets.

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  5. Is this the filthiest flat in Britain? Human waste, hypodermic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    The landlord of the filthy flat has been ordered to pay more than A 3,000 in cleaning costs following several complaints from neighbours Public health workers who went to investigate the basement flat found human waste, 70 hypodermic needles and a kitchen full of rotten food. Its landlord has been ordered to pay more than A 3,000 in cleaning costs after neighbours complained of a smell like "someone had died".

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  6. Things to do in North Wales this weekend January 30-February 1 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | IcNorthWales

    If you think we've missed something great that's on this weekend, then tell us by tweeting us at @DoNorthWales or leaving a comment on our Facebook page . If you want to book tickets for what's happening this weekend in North Wales and further afield see our events guide .

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  7. Hypodermic needles, human waste piles of rotten food: Is this the dirtiest flat in Wales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | IcNetwork

    A North Wales landlord was ordered to pay more than A 3000 in cleaning costs after after neighbours complained one of his empty flats smelt like "someone had died". Public health workers who went to investigate the basement flat on Abergele Road in Colwyn Bay found human waste, 70 hypodermic needles and a kitchen full of rotten food.

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  8. LOOK: Is this Colwyn Bay flat the filthiest in North Wales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | IcNorthWales

    A landlord has been ordered by magistrates to pay thousands of pounds after one of his empty flats became so disgusting that neighbours complained of the smell. Public health workers who went to investigate the basement flat on Abergele Road in Colwyn Bay found human waste, 70 hypodermic needles and a kitchen full of rotten food.

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  9. Four week closure of Rhyl's Foryd Bridge to start in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Rhyl Journal

    A RHYL bridge will be closed to traffic for up to a month to allow essential repairs to continue. Rhyl's grade II-listed A548 Foryd Bridge has been undergoing work since last year.

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  10. Llandudno's North Shore campaign group wins extended consultationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | IcNorthWales

    The consultation on sea defences was to have lasted only two days, but will now last more than a month following objections The consultation on Llandudno's sea defences was to have lasted only two days , but will now last more than a month after campaign group Restore Our Beach raised serious objections. The consultation will discuss ideas for replacing tons of rock brought to Llandudno's North Shore to act as sea defences.

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  11. Llandudno mum wins battle with Pan's People star's fame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | IcNorthWales

    The Liberatus school is run by Yvonne Voyd, a sometime dancer with Pan's People, which included Louise Clarke, Flick Colby, Andrea Rutherford, Babs Lord, Dee-Dee Wilde and Ruth Pearson A Llandudno mum has won a court battle with a fame school run by a former member of dance troupe Pan's People. Jill Slack had paid for her daughter Eleanor to attend the Liberatus School of Peforming Arts, run by Yvonne Voyd, in Swindon.

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  12. North Wales boxing champ kicked trainer's door in after pub spatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | IcNorthWales

    Robert Gaine, who holds the Welsh Light Heavyweight title, pleaded guilty to damage after being thrown out of pub by his former coach Welsh light heavyweight Robert Gaine admitted damaging his ex-coach's door after he threw him out of a pub A champion boxer who decided to vandalise his coach's house after a row at a pub has been fined after admitting the drunken rampage. Robert Gaine, who is the Welsh Light Heavyweight champ and is set to fight in Llandudno next month, kicked in the front door of now ex-trainer Shane Thomas's home on December 6. Mr Thomas had asked Gaine to leave the Crown and Liver pub in Ewloe, where Mr Thomas was working as a doorman.

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  13. Four-week closure of Rhyl's Foryd Bridge to start next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | IcNorthWales

    Work has been ongoing on Rhyl's Foryd Bridge since the summer to replace reinforced concrete on the structure's east abutment. The bridge will close to pedestrians from Monday, February 16, before the road shuts at 8pm on Friday, February 20. The road will reopen in the early hours of Monday, March 16, with the bridge's footpaths following suit on Friday, March 27. Cllr David Smith, Denbighshire council's lead member for public realm, said: "I would like to thank motorists in advance for their patience."

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  14. Restaurant chains Hickory's, Harvey's and Dylan's on expansion plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | IcNorthWales

    The small chains have found huge success in North Wales and hope to increase their presence in the coming years with new restaurants Serving authentic food, a great USP and sparkling service has seen a group of small restaurant chains rising across the region - with more openings to come. From US smokehouse Hickory's to seafood specialists Dylan's and American drive-thru diner Harvey's the area's dining out scene is benefiting from ambitious and passionate restaurant bosses.

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  15. Deputy Culture Minister Ken Skates answers YOUR questions on the state of the artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | IcNetwork

    Q: If arts are for all, is it fair to South West, Mid and West Wales that WNO gets A 4.5m and only performs in Cardiff and Llandudno? @MikeSmithPress A: Although WNO gets a considerable sum of money from the Arts Council of Wales, it gets more from the Arts Council of England. This means, they are duty bound to tour in England.

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  16. 21 Valentine's Day events and activities in Wales that are perfect for spoiling your loved oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | IcNetwork

    It's the most romantic date in the calendar, so it's about time you started planning what to do this Valentine's Day . Whether you fancy spoiling your other half with a swanky spa day or you'll be spending time with the whole family, you can't get wrong with one of these events in Wales.

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  17. Chocs away for Alison as her hand-made creations hit marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | IcNetwork

    CHOCOLATE produced in one of the most beautiful locations in Wales is about to be sampled by one of the most important audiences in the industry. CHOCOLATE produced in one of the most beautiful locations in Wales is about to be sampled by one of the most important audiences in the industry.

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  18. Drug-dealing pub manager raped 'helpless' teen whose drink may have been spikedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | IcNetwork

    Alister Thomas Calvert from Newcastle, Northumbria who has been sentenced to nine years for the rape of a 19 year old woman from North Wales A PUB manager has been jailed for nine years for raping a woman who became dizzy, disorientated and ill after being handed a drink that may have been "spiked". Alistair Thomas Calvert, 26, who had a A 2,000-a-month drug habit, denied raping the 19-year-old at Deganwy, near Llandudno, in November 2012 but was convicted at trial before Christmas.

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  19. Way We Were: John Abberley talks about the charm of LlandudnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | This Is Staffordshire

    In memory of legendary Sentinel journalist John Abberley, we celebrate some of his favourite pieces and finest features. This week's column was first printed in 2005 MY PARENTS felt we had gone up in the world when we gave Blackpool a miss and spent a family holiday in Llandudno.

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  20. The 50 most influential Welsh politicians of all time: How you rated the candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | IcNetwork

    We picked our top 50 - and asked you for your feedback. Here's how you ranked the politicians in our list When we published our 50 Most Influential Welsh Politicians Of All Time longlist , we included the opportunity for you to have your say on whether you believed each candidate merited their place in the top 50. And just as our political experts have today unveiled their own top 10, we've also revealed this - the top 50 ranked by your approval rates.

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