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  1. The Ultimate Summer 2015 Bucket List: Make this the year you tick off these awesome eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    It's time to make summer 2015 the year you make your way through your to-do list. This will help.

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  2. A 0.5 billion plan for A55 and major North Wales trunks roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Welsh Government reveals planned programme of works for the next four years which is dismissed as a 'wish list' by Lib Dem AM Aled Roberts Around half a billion pounds of works are scheduled to take place on the A55 and other major North Wales roads before 2020. A National Transport Plan, seen by the Daily Post and due to be presented to the National Assembly's public account committee today shows that the Welsh Government wants to spend a whopping 444,100,000 on improvement works before winter 2019.

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  3. Caught on Camera: Can you help North Wales Police?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Officers have released CCTV images of people they would like to trace in connection with a series of crimes committed across the region These are the faces of the latest people police would like to talk to in connection with crimes committed across North Wales. Officers from North Wales Police released the images in the hope of jogging the memories of people who may have witnessed suspicious activity.

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  4. Two Conwy schoolchildren taken to hospital after freak bus stop accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The accident took place on Conway Road in Llandudno Junction, after the wing mirror of an Alpine Travel school bus hit a pillar, bounced off the bus and hit Ysgol Aberconwy pupil Brook Williams on the back of head, before it struck a second pupil, Liam Williams, 18, who suffered "suspected concussion". Brook, 14, who lives in Llandudno Junction said: "I had my back to the bus when it drove up and didn't know anything about what happened until I felt this sharp bang to the back of my head.

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  5. Bear Grylls flies into Llandudno to scout filming locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The 40 year-old adventurer, who is a frequent visitor to North Wales, landed at Bodysgallen Hall hotel in a helicopter on Saturday The TV star was spotted landing at Bodysgallen Hall hotel in Llandudno in a large metallic blue helicopter over the weekend, and had a surfboard on the back seat of the chopper. Grylls, who was believed to be accompanied by his wife Shara and a male assistant, landed in a field adjacent to the hotel and carried what appeared to be an overnight bag.

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  6. Alan Thompson named as man found at Penrhyn BayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The body of the 59-year-old from Colwyn Bay, who was under the care of a mental health team, was discovered on the beach on April 11 A man whose body was found on a Conwy beach had seemed "out of it" a short while earlier, it was revealed at the opening of an inquest today. At a brief hearing in Ruthin , John Gittins, coroner for North Wales East and Central, said that, on the evening of April 11, Alan Thompson was approached by Anthony and Jacquie Bestall as they walked their dog in Penrhyn Bay .

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  7. 10 grand family-friendly rental properties and hotels that'll...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    From staying in an actual castle to self-catering cottages with their very own turrets, live your own fairytale in Wales If you and the family are all about history and mystery then you'll definitely want to snap up a stay somewhere with heaps of heritage. We've teamed up with Visit Wales to round up 10 family-friendly rental properties and hotels that all have a story to tell.

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  8. Rhyl man jailed after shooting towards partner with crossbow on two separate occasionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | IcNorthWales

    Court hears that on one incident, Kristian Foster fired an arrow at his girlfriend in a bedroom during a 15-minute struggle A man who twice shot towards his partner with a crossbow in a flat was jailed for four months at a special weekend court. In the first attack the arrow hit a wall, then in another rumpus three days later it pierced a blow-up mattress.

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  9. The Voice star Joe Woolford says he'll give up teaching to concentrate on music careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNorthWales

    The 20 year-old from Ruthin reveals plans to quit his job as PE assistant at Ysgol Brynhyfryd "in the next few weeks" and perform at a string of gigs over the summer The Voice star Joe Woolford has returned to teaching PE at a North Wales school after reaching the semi-final of the hit TV show. But the 20 year-old from Ruthin he's planning to give it up in the next few weeks to concentrate on his music career.

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  10. The 45 best restaurants in Wales right now: Brilliant places to eat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNetwork

    The restaurant scene in Wales is better than it's ever been - and these 45 are the best of the best in 2015 There are the best restaurants in Wales in 2015: ranging from cutting edge to classic, from Italian to Indian and from centuries-old coaching inns to modern bars... via the odd high security jail. We've scoured the nation to bring you the best cooking, the finest menus, the top kitchens and the most outstanding dining rooms as we compile the Welsh restaurants you'll want to be eating at - right as soon as you can get a table.

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  11. 37 things you'll remember if you grew up in North WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNorthWales

    From donkey rides in Llandudno to the monorail at Rhyl Sun Centre these are things that only a child growing up in North Wales would remember If you were a child growing up in North Wales then these are 37 thing that should be more than familiar to you. From donkey rides in Llandudno to the monorail at Rhyl Sun Centre these memories are sure to make you feel nostalgic.

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  12. Rhyl burglary gang jailed for series of raids on businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNorthWales

    Four men and a women were sentenced to a total of 11 and a half years for breaking into pubs, a shop and a petrol station In one of the raids they forced open a pub safe to steal its takings and also stole A 790 raised for Alder Hey children's hospital through a charity event organised by the landlord's 12-year-old daughter. Gareth Hastie, 33, Penisaf Court, Towyn , who was involved in all five burglaries, was jailed four years and three months.

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  13. Beaumaris RNLI launched to rescue vessel...which sank 44 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNorthWales

    The crew were called out after a passing vessel reported the tip of a mast in the water near Penmon, without realising it marked the spot of a 1971 sinking The RNLI Beaumaris lifeboat was launched this morning to investigate a report of the sighting of a tip of a mast in the water near Penmon. After being requested by Holyhead Coastguard, RNLI crew members were paged at 11.23am and the lifeboat was launched to investigate.

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  14. Family pays tribute to former Leek town mayor Patrick (Paddy) LawlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Your Leek Paper

    Patrick Lawlor, of Priory Avenue, Leek, passed away at the Royal Stoke University Hospital on April 1, aged 73. Originally from Limerick in Ireland he left home as a teenager, moving to London and working as a digger driver before settling in Leek. He leaves behind his children Neave, Martin, Duncan and Wayne, 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, with two more on the way.

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  15. Fine jazz promised at inaugural Llandudno festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | IcNorthWales

    Already confirmed for the Llandudno Jazz Festival in July are Darius Brubeck, Anita Wardell, Don Weller and local trumpet virtuoso Neil Yates With the support and sponsorship of Mostyn Estates Ltd the festival will be taking place at Bodafon Fields on the same weekend of its parent festival, Titley from July 24-26. More names are being added to the line-up but already confirmed are Darius Brubeck, Anita Wardell, Don Weller and local trumpet virtuoso Neil Yates who is also the festival's Artistic Director.

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  16. Paddy McGuinness, the daddy of comedy, is coming to LlandudnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNorthWales

    He's a comedian and TV presenter who's equally at home on an arena stage, in front of a TV camera or treading the boards of a traditional theatre. And later in the year, Paddy McGuinness will be bringing his warm, Northern musings to Llandudno when he appears at Venue Cymru on November 4. But Paddy, who was at home looking after his 20-month-old twins Leo and Penelope when we spoke, issued a word of caution to would-be audience members considering parenthood.

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  17. Rhyl man on Llandudno train threatened to stab passengers and chop his own head offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNorthWales

    Passengers fled at station in fear of Paul Florence, who was 'utterly out of control' and also in breach of his ASBO for the 35th time A man travelling on a train to LLandudno terrified fellow passengers by threatening to stab them and chop his own head off. Paul Florence, who had just been released from prison after being jailed for repeatedly breaking his Anti-social Behaviour Order, left one passenger so frightened he hurled his bike at him to keep him away.

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  18. LOOK: Blodwen the skeleton returns to LlandudnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNorthWales

    The skeleton, known as Blodwen, dates from 5,500 years ago and was unearthed by an engineer in a fissure on the Little Orme's Head in 1891. She was returned to Llandudno by Bacup natural history society in Lancashire after a long campaign by historian Ken Dibble and others.

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  19. LOOK: Posters from bygone age of North Wales travel sold at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNorthWales

    Bidders from as far afield as the USA were among those who snapped up the colourful posters, which depict views including Beaumaris and Llandudno Bidders from as far afield as the USA were among those who snapped up posters from a bygone age of North Wales rail travel at auction. The colourful posters, which depicted views including Beaumaris and Llandudno , fetched hundreds of pounds when they went under the hammer at GW Railwayana Auctions Ltd in Worcestershire.

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  20. VIDEO: More cash to offset cuts, says LabourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Newsday

    Launching the document in Llandudno, the party promised Wales an extra A 375m a year - the proceeds of tax rises including a so-called "mansion tax" and a 50p tax rate on incomes above A 150,000. Labour also confirmed it would devolve control of Severn Bridge tolls to Wales when the crossings pass into public ownership in 2018.

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