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2 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Women encouraged to take more active role on family farms

Mari Grug Davies, one of three daughters who helps out at the family sheep and beef farm, Cae Iago, at Llanwrin, Machynlleth A Farming Connect forum next month will aim to "inspire, motivate and empower women" to make the most of their opportunities.

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Related Topix: Science, Agriculture, Powys County, Wales, Conwy County, Wales,

8 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Kronospan Chirk: Firefighters spend 11 hours tackling factory blaze

Five engines from Wrexham, Johnstown, Llay and Chirk raced to the Kronospan factory in Chirk just after 9.23pm last night.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Wrexham County, Wales, World News, Flintshire County, Wales,

9 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Wales Air Ambulance saved life of man after he was hit by half ton piece of plastic

Tomos Huw Williams, was unloading the lorry when the half ton piece of plastic toppled over knocking him off the lorry onto a solid concrete loading pad A massive scar on the right side of his head will remind a lorry driver of the day the Wales Air Ambulance saved his life.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

10 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

Live: North Wales Live - Updates from across North Wales

The Daily Post's live breaking news blog brings you regular updates, pictures, video, tweets and comments covering the latest North Wales traffic, travel, weather, crime and council news.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Wrexham County, Wales, Flintshire County, Wales, World News,

Thu Apr 17, 2014

IcNetwork

The Prince of Wales' historic investiture chair returns home to Wales

'His legacy of courage and love will live on': Simon Brooks' bereft mum pays poignant tribute to the bullied teen at his funeral A 'bullied' teenage boy who is thought to have taken his own life was laid to rest yesterday at a service attended by hundreds After a day of speculation, Cardiff City have confirmed they believe Crystal Palace broke ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canada, Home, Home Listing, World News, United Kingdom, Prince Charles, Conwy County, Wales

IcNorthWales

Claims Llandudno Prom weight limit being exceed by lorries dumping stones

Lorries dumping stones onto the sandy beach at Llandudno are exceeding weight limits which protect the promenade, it has been claimed.

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Related Topix: Conwy County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom,

Morecambe Visitor

Out There column

Observing that spring had well and truly sprung last week, I decided it was time to take the caravan out of storage and head for the seaside.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Family, Kids, Opinion

Newsday

116 year old 'crown' found on eBay

The crown was presented to the author of best free verse poem at the National Eisteddfod in Blaenau Ffestiniog in 1898 A crown awarded to a poet at a Welsh cultural festival in Blaenau Ffestiniog 116 years ago is being returned to the town after being spotted for sale on auction website eBay.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Newsday

Ruined Gwynedd mansion hit by fire

The remains of 19th Century country house that was gutted by a blaze more than 30 years ago has been hit by fire again.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom,

Bedford Today

Search for relatives of Vickers Wellington pilot which crashed in 1941

People from Bedford are being asked for photos of an RAF hero hailing from the town, killed in action in North Wales during the Second World War.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

IcNorthWales

North Wales traffic and travel round up: April 16

As we approach rush hour the Daily Post will be providing updates on the latest situation on North Wales's travel network.

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Related Topix: Flintshire County, Wales,

Newsday

Plant threat will cost park A 10m

Work to remove rhododendrons which are growing out of control in Snowdonia National Park will cost around A 10m and take at least five years.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Conwy County, Wales

IcNorthWales

Gelert in Porthmadog return with creation of 26 jobs

Landmark brand Gelert has returned to its roots in North Wales after opening a giant outdoor activity store that has safeguarded and created 26 jobs.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Gwynedd, PA, World News,

IcNetwork

Easter weather: Is it going to be scorcher or a wash out?

Good Friday and Saturday look like they are going to be the best days of the Easter weekend, as rain is expected by Easter Sunday The Easter weekend is going to get off to a cracking start - but it is not all good news as rain is expected by Sunday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom,

Denbighshire Free Press

New plan to end A494 road carnage

Emergency services and organisations have united to address road safety issues on the A494 from The Druids in Corwen, near the A5 junction, to Bala Lake.

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Related Topix: Denbighshire County, Wales

Tue Apr 15, 2014

IcNetwork

Red Arrows in rare flight above 'Mach Loop' in Wales

It's not often you see the Red Arrows training in Wales. Photographer Dave Savage was there to capture the action So when Powys photographer Dave Savage got a rare chance to capture the elite pilots in flight above Mid Wales, he jumped at the chance.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Powys County, Wales, Europe, World News, US Military, US Air Force, Buckinghamshire County, England,

Daily Mail

RNLI photography competition finds the best image of UK shoreline

Spectacular images of sunrises, sands and seas revealed in RNLI photography competition to find the best image of the UK shoreline Storm-lashed beaches, crimson sunrises and millpond-smooth waters are among the final ten photographs shortlisted for RNLI's My Coast contest, one of which will be picked by public vote via the charity's Facebook page ... (more)

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, United Kingdom

Newsday

Gun ban for mentally ill man, 54

Gwanwyn Roberts, 54, of Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, admitted two counts of possessing an adapted rifle shotgun and ammunition without certificates.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom,

IcNorthWales

Live: North Wales Live - Updates from across North Wales

All week Daily Post readers have been nominating their favourite coffee shops in North Wales - now it's time to choose your champion coffee-maker The 25 acre site has been bought for A 1.55m in a bid to create hundreds of jobs by splitting the main factory into two business units The Daily Post's live breaking news blog brings you regular updates, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Anglesey County, Wales, United Kingdom, Conwy County, Wales, World News,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

IcNetwork

Last year's dry summer leaves Wales' with sparkling clean beaches

Rest Bay is among the 109 beaches that has been recommended for its excellent water quality in the Marine Conservation Society's Good Beach Guide.

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Related Topix: Ceredigion County, Wales, United Kingdom, Weather, Science, Agriculture

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