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AUDIO: Duck round-up among show highlights

It is the final day of the Royal Welsh Show in Builth Wells and among unusual acts in the main ring is a former Welsh champion sheepdog handler who uses his dogs to corral ducks.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

IcNetwork

David James: Even on our streets we are citizens of the world

Our columnist points out that the challenge for regional news organisations is now unprecedented, because the world that affects us is so much bigger and more interconnected than it ever has been.

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Western Telegraph

Pembrokeshire ambulance crews 'at breaking point'

A paramedic has spoken out about the fears and frustrations staff are facing working in Pembrokeshire and the inevitable further impact services changes at Withybush Hospital will have on ambulance cover.

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IcNorthWales

Your photos: Jellyfish

The girl's mother admitted to neglecting her daughter when she left her home alone while she visited clients and ran errands Two years ago the full-back was riding the crest of a wave on the club's pre-season tour of America under new boss Brendan Rodgers Mild winters and warm summers are behind the increase in numbers of jellyfish appeared in ... (more)

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IcNetwork

Six-year-old boy struck by car in hit-and-run accident in Swansea

A six-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being struck by a car during a hit-and-run accident in Swansea.

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BBC News

New police probe over payments

A new police investigation has been launched into unlawful pension salary supplements paid to the chief executive of Pembrokeshire council.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

IcNetwork

Dog fouling has become 'particularly bad' on some Welsh beaches

There has been an increase in uncollected dog mess in Carmarthenshire, particularly at North Dock, along the Millennium Coastal Park and at Burry Port Harbour during the recent hot weather, according to Carmarthenshire parks and coastal manager Rory Dickinson.

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Aberdare Online

'999? I've got a fly in my ear!' - The ambulance timewasters putting lives at risk

The service took 31,219 non-urgent calls in the last 12 months , only 670 of which required an ambulance and just three of which resulted in a patient being taken to hospital.

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South Wales Guardian

Health Board hails new era of GP services

NEW DAWN: Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board has awarded the contract to provide GP services to the upper Amman and Swansea Valleys to the Amman Tawe Partnership.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

BBC News

Jellyfish set for record numbers

The findings come in what is claimed to be the first UK-wide survey of jellyfish in more than 40 years.

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Tivyside Advertiser

Church marks war centenary

St Cynllo's Church, Llangynllo is holding a two day commemorative event to mark the centenary of the beginning of WW1, on August 3 and 4. On Sunday August 3 events feature open art and poetry competitions on the theme of "War and Peace" as well as a number of themed art and photographic exhibitions inside the church and stalls outside .

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Western Telegraph

600 take part in huge military parade

About 100 standards from across Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Carmarthenshire and about 600 people, including troops from 14 Signal Regiment based at Brawdy, and Army, Air Force, Royal Marine and sea cadets also took part.

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Tivyside Advertiser

A special service will be held at Ebeneser Chapel, Newcastle Emlyn,...

A special service will be held at Ebeneser Chapel, Newcastle Emlyn, this Sunday, July 27, 3pm, to remember one of the town's famous sons.

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South Wales Guardian

in the Pink: a free bus service will ferry passengers to the Eisteddfod Maes.

Carmarthenshire visitors to this year's National Eisteddfod in Llanelli will be able to reach the Maes directly with easy-access public transport.

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South Wales Guardian

Tories name Llandovery barrister as parliamentary candidate

Mr Paul lives in Llandovery and is married with two daughters. He works as a barrister in Cardiff, specialising in regulatory and public law.

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Borehamwood and Elstree Times

Former Elstree pupil celebrates success after graduation and first job offer

Swansea University engineering student Clare Cooper, who attended Haberdashers' Aske's School for Girls in Elstree, has graduated with a First Class MEng Honours degree in Product Design Engineering.

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South Wales Guardian

WI set to stand firm at Eisteddfod

PIECE OF CAKE: Carmarthenshire's various Women's Institute branches will set up stall at the National Eisteddfod in August.

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IcNetwork

spate of robberies over Christmas and New Year.

Brothers William and Edward Connors have been sentenced to jail for a spate of robberies over the Christmas and New Years period William and Edward Connors pled guilty to conspiring to commit 23 burglaries across Pembrokeshire , Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion in Swansea Crown Court last week.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Horsetalk

Homes found for 50 horses living on common in Wales

A year-long project by two councils in Wales to find homes for nearly 50 horses and ponies grazing on a common has ended, with the animals being taken in by three equine charities.

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Peter Black AM

St. Teilo's Church, Bishopston

I have just had a very enjoyable Sunday lunch in the Gower Hotel, set in the picturesque Bishopston Valley next to St Teilo's Church.

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