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4 hrs ago | North Wales Chronicle
RETAIL staff in North Wales face an uncertain future after a major mobile phone retailer entered administration. Phones 4U called in administrators PwC on Monday and closed 700 of its stores across the UK, including its branches in Llandudno, Bangor, Colwyn Bay, Caernarfon, Rhyl and Prestatyn.
8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
North Wales Police have released a selection of CCTV stills in the hope of jogging the memories of people who may have witnessed the 22 offences committed between May and August this year. In picture 1, a man in a red hat is being sought in connection with a shoplifting offence at Asda in Sand Street, Pwllheli , on August 13. A theft at the Co-op in Lower Denbigh Road, St Asaph , on May 22 has sparked the release of picture 2, with officers keen to trace a man wearing a blue T-shirt.
12 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
See a video where firefighters tell why they love their job by 'making a difference' and how easy it is to sign up North Wales Fire and Rescue Service has extended the deadline for applications for its campaign to recruit more part-time "retained firefighters". The campaign was due to close last week but it will now remain until October 6 with applications in some areas, such as Betws y Coed , Corwen, Denbigh, Tywyn, Chirk , Llangefni and Aberdyfi, described as "low".
12 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
A motorcyclist killed when his machine collided with an oncoming car at Bryneglwys, near Corwen , last week has been named as Alan Batten, of Hooker Street, Northwich. Mr Batten, 55, was riding along the A5104 when he was involved in a collision with a Toyota Yaris.
16 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
A bus shelter, a pub, a former scout hut and a listed printworks are all on a list of twenty sites officially designated as 'eyesores'. The list, compiled by Denbighshire county council, includes 10 properties in Rhyl, though one of them, one of the oldest houses in the town in Pendyffryn Road, is already being redeveloped.
16 hrs ago | Newsday
A 77-year-old patient with diabetes claims he fainted after being left in an ambulance car outside a hospital for 20 minutes in hot temperatures. The Welsh Ambulance Service says it is concerned about the way John Richards from Old Colwyn was being cared for after a hospital appointment.
A BOWLS centre which has been closed since March will re-open its doors next month. Denbighshire Council took over the running of the North Wales Bowls Centre after Clwyd Leisure Ltd, the management company responsible for the centre, went into administration and for some time its future was in doubt.
In making his decision Mr Davey acknowledged that there some properties in the area would have a significant change to their views butt hat the in the public interest the project should go ahead. There has been a campaign against the wind farm and there are more concerns about planned pylons to service the wind farm.
After a disappointingly cool and wet August, warm weather coming northwards from the Mediterranean is set to send temperatures rocketing over the coming week. Forecasters predict sunshine will bathe large parts of the UK over the next few days, with temperatures in the South and West reaching 25C or even 26C .
Sir Menzies Campbell has warned it may become "unsustainable" for "people like me" to keep voting on England-only laws Today there is no ban on MPs from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland voting on health and education in England Welsh MPs can expect new demands for them to stop voting on England-only laws in the wake of Thursday's independence referendum. Former Liberal Democrat leader and Scottish MP Sir Menzies Campbell has warned it would be "unsustainable" for MPs from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to continue voting on laws focused on England if their devolved legislatures gain new powers.
Sponsored walkers set out in memory of teenager and traced a 14-mile route around her school to raise money for the all-Wales charity Hundreds of people joined the parents and classmates of teenager Tesni Edwards on a sponsored walk organised in her memory. They traced the 14-mile route popular Tesni went to school at Ysgol Dinas Bran in Llangollen , from Cynwyd, near Corwen, to raise cash for the Wales Air Ambulance.
Kristopher John Jenkins was sentenced at Shrewsbury Crown Court after he admitted threatening Margaret Elizabeth Edwards with a 10-inch kitchen knife on the disused railway line between Black Gate Street and Bridgeman Road and assault causing actual bodily harm during the same incident on October 10, last year.
Etape Cymru proves a major draw once again with Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas having a crack at the route More than 2,000 cyclists took to roads on Denbighshire and Wrexham yesterday for one of the region's toughest road events. Before the event start at 7am he said: "It's a great route, I'm looking forward to all the scenery, but it'll be pretty tough going, especially Horseshoe Pass.
Following that terrifying incident which was over an alleged drugs debt, he was involved in a separate street robbery at Rhyl the following day. Fleming, 24, of Gwynfryn Avenue in Rhyl, was jailed for 26 months when he appeared at Mold Crown Court today .
The boy, aged 15, was given drugs and was pressured to having sex with 47-year-old's much younger partner A couple who gave their 15-year-old babysitter drugs and then involved him in their sex lives have been warned they face imprisonment. Taxi driver man John Ford, 47, incited the teenage boy to have sex with his much younger partner, former chip shop worker Nicola Mason, 24, and watched as the two had intercourse.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 05:00 pm
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