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Knocked down by a drink-driver and told he may never go to school......

Knocked down by a drink-driver and told he may never go to school... now this 22-year-old is celebrating his first job When he was five, Rhys Nute was hit by a drunk driver and left in a coma, but now, his hard work has paid off and he is achieving his ambitions Getting your first job can be a struggle for anyone, but Rhys Nute has worked harder ... (more)

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Rhodri Morgan: 'My favourite Commonwealth Games story is a devolution one... No surprise there'

A few months ago you could foresee a healthy hatful of Commonwealth gold medals being won in Glasgow by Welsh world champions and proven Olympic medallists - real international sports stars like Non Stanford, Helen Jenkins, Fred Evans, Dai Greene and Becky James.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

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Get the burgers and sausages in... The sunny weather is here to stay

Temperatures reached between 23A AsC and 26A AsC today with the Met Office predicting the mercury rising to 27A AsC Beaches, country parks and other open air locations across Wales were packed today as temperatures hit between 23A AsC and 26A AsC and weather forecasters say more warm weather is on the way.

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Cardiff Bay Beach pulls in the crowds on its first day

The return of the beach at Roald Dahl Plass has been eagerly awaited by many in Cardiff, after 250,000 visited the temporary beach last year.

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Isle of Wight County Press

It's all happening in the deep south

FORGET the Arreton Valley, the area that really gives us the name Garden Isle is the south of our Island with its special micro-climate.

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Isle of Wight County Press

A Wight goods deed

A TEAM of walkers from Currys and PC World on an epic trek around the Isle of Wight, carrying a washing machine, will complete their walk today .

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Six foodie treats across Wales this weekend

Perhaps it's because the sun is shining, but we couldn't be more delighted that there's a weekend of fantastic foodie events coming up in Wales.

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South Wales Argus

Inquest into death of Newport dad and Argus worker

AN inquest into the death of "generous, lovely" Newport dad and South Wales Argus worker Ben Caplan heard the cause of death was drowning with alcohol and drugs a possible contributing factor.

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5 amazing pieces of art at a gallery near you this weekend

This colourful painting of The Old Pumping Station is one of a wide selection on show at Penarth Pier Pavilion as part of the retrospective by Aneurin Morgan Thomas.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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Is this the best yarnbomb ever? Famous Cardiff statue gets guerrilla knitter treatment

If you go down to the bay today you may not believe your eyes, the trio of statues on Mermaid Quay have been given a summery makeover and acquired a whole new wardrobe.

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Police net 50kg of cannabis with a street value of A 250k in raids in Cardiff

Officers raided homes in Fairwater, Canton, Llanishen, Llanedeyrn and Rumney on Wednesday and seized more than 50kg of cannabis with a value of about A 250,000 and A 120,000 in cash.

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Glasgow has got A 500m from the UK Government but Nick Clegg has...

Glasgow has got A 500m from the UK Government but Nick Clegg has received no bids for a similar 'city deal' for Wales Commonwealth Games host-city Glasgow has won the promise of millions through a funding deal some want to see for Wales No applications from Wales have been received for the type of "city deal" which has resulted in the UK Government ... (more)

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Revealed: New 4.4m emergency department at Wales' largest hospital is officially unveiled

The new unit at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff features a new reception, extra resuscitation bays and improved access for ambulances The University Hospital of Wales unit, which sees more than 135,000 patients every year, includes a new reception and waiting area, six adult resuscitation bays and a paediatric resuscitation bay with ... (more)

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Should Wales be home to an underground store for the country's radioactive waste?

There are plans to build a new Wylfa nuclear power station but Britain faces the challenge of storing radioactive waste.

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Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

Barry man cleared of attempted murder

The jury concluded that Gary Pincott, 56, of Holton Road, had in fact been trying to protect Leanne Ware who was pulled out of the River Taff lifeless last February having been thrown in during an argument with boyfriend Martin Edwards.

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Penarth Times

Penarth councillor says Vale Council 'must say where it stand on re-organisation'

A PENARTH councillor has raised concerns about the the impact on education, rubbish collection and library provision if the Vale of Glamorgan Council merged with Cardiff Council.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Voices of the factory floor: The forgotten workers who pioneered equal rights for women in Wales

Inspired by their sisters at Dagenham Ford who had taken strike action to win equal pay, the women of the Hoover factory in Merthyr Tydfil in 1970 decided to ask for the same.

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Law firm close to signing up as premiere tenant at Capital Square's first office scheme

Artist impression of the 135,000 sq ft scheme office at the Capital Square development in the centre of Cardiff.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

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Fancy running your library? AMs warn community-run libraries are likely to be reality as cuts bite

Report from the Communities, Equality and Local Government committee says libraries should look to share facilities with other authority services Responsibility for managing libraries in Wales is likely to increasingly fall on communities as English-style cuts to council budgets bite, an Assembly committee has warned.

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150 people attended a meeting at Whitchurch Community Centre over the village's Post Office

There was standing room only as 150 people turned out to protest against plans to move the Whitchurch Village Post Office.

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