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17 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter
WYE residents face a 4.5 percent council tax hike for 2014/15 - sending the average Powys tax bill north of A 1,000 for the first time ever.
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21 hrs ago | IcNetwork
The 20-year-old staff member at the Walkabout bar in Swansea's Wind Street was found with serious injuries at the premises and died four days later Council officials and South Wales Police are jointly investigating the death of a worker at a popular South Wales city centre bar in an incident believed to have involved a lift.
23 hrs ago | IcNorthWales
Coral Jones has campaigned to make the web safer and is calling on police to take action against the 'disgusting' pepertrator The mum of April Jones has called on police to prosecute vile trolls who posted pornographic images on a Facebook page set up to help find the murdered schoolgirl.
Was it a terror attack? Two people aboard Boeing 777 that disappeared over Vietnam were traveling on STOLEN PASSPORTS as missing US passengers identified as IBM exec and two toddlers Top Manhattan lawyer jumped to his death from 12th-floor office after 'suffering terrible depression when both his parents died and he split from his wife' You betcha? ... (more)
POLICE investigating an assault in Swansea's Wind Street are appealing for information on the whereabouts a 48-year-old woman.
The chairman of Powys County Councillor John Brunt and his wife are pictured with the mayors at the reception.
The mayor of Hereford, Councillor Phil Edwards, has organised the Wye Ride charity cycle to kick off Herefordshire Council 's Bike Fest.
Carmarthenshire council is looking to makes savings of A 12m, while in Blaenau Gwent councillors will vote on plans to make A 9.1 worth of cuts Two more Welsh local authorities are expected to vote for cuts in services and increases in council tax when they meet to set their budgets later.
"It makes me so anxious as I know what it's like to audition," says the West End leading lady.
MEMBERS of Clyro WI were the first to see a new slide show by Radnorshire writer and photographer Jim Saunders last Tuesday evening.
PLANS to develop a Hereford trading estate have once again been submitted - but this time do not involve a set of free public tennis courts.
US singer-songwriter and the UK electro stars among the first wave of announcements for the festival which is held over the weekend of the September 5-7 Macob's chairman John Roberts said 'the prevailing trading conditions have made it impossible for the contracting companies to win work at viable rates' Plans to save around A 20m have today been ... (more)
As part of the All Wales Seatbelt Campaign, the gold-medal athlete says she will "live with the horrific consequences of that day every day of my life" Eleven years ago Paralympian Josie Pearson's world was torn apart when she was paralysed in a car crash which killed her boyfriend.
The Hereford United Big Bike Race aims to raise money for the Hereford United Community Trust.