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Yesterday | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

Musician sets off running 177 miles in five days

And after the tough trek she will take to the stage in Clitheroe's Catholic Club - The Parish Centre on Lowergate - on Thursday evening with a top line-up.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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World-renowned art on show at Chepstow

John Griffiths AM, will officially open the exhibition on Monday which features paintings by JMW Turner, Samuel Palmer, Thomas Gainsborough, Edward Dayes, Thomas Girtin and Francis Towne.

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Top cyclists line up for Gwent race

AFTER last month's National Championships, Monmouthshire welcomes back Britain's best cyclists for the grand finale of British Cycling's Elite Circuit Series.

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Bypass best option for Chepstow - councillors

A BYPASS for Chepstow is the best long-term option to alleviate the town's traffic problems, which if left unchecked will result in people avoiding the town Chepstow "like the plague,", according to a pair of town and community councillors.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Bid to switch street lights off to save cash

STREET lights in residential areas across Monmouthshire are to be switched off as part of council cost saving measures, with some town and community councillors voicing concern about the plans.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

South Wales Argus

Minister: Five options to sort Chepstow traffic

FIVE options are being considered by the Welsh Government to alleviate traffic problems in and around Chepstow, its Minister for Transport has said.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

South Wales Argus

Foodbank feeds 700 in first year

CALDICOT Foodbank has helped feed more than 700 people in its first year - a third of whom are children, according to new figures.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

South Wales Argus

Education File: Helping young on the journey to adulthood

YOUTH WORK: The service is designed to helps young people, particularly those most in need, as they learn about life and in their own time in informal settings, while aiming to be fun, exciting and engaging.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

South Wales Argus

Major power fault in Chepstow

A MAJOR fault in a low voltage underground cable in Chepstow affected the town's fire station and a health centre this morning.

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Knutsford Guardian

Tom Jones mobbed with knickers

Sir Tom Jones has proved he's still a Sex Bomb at 74 when the stage was filled with knickers as he returned to perform in Wales for the first time in nearly a decade.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Tom Jones at Chepstow Racecourse

The WRU have responded to an explosive statement by RRW that appears to leave Welsh professional rugby with an uncertain future It's the scariest date in any parent's diary - the first day of the holidays.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

South Wales Argus

Tom Jones concert to raise money for Caldicot tot

FUNDRAISERS helping a Caldicot youngster are bracing themselves for what is expected to be their biggest collection yet when Tom Jones comes to town this week.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

South Wales Argus

Chepstow fire school officially reopens new block

Thornwell Primary foundation phase opens. Ruby Cusick, Alyssa Fitzgeralsd and Jacob Nicholas learning through play in one of the newly built classrooms.

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Gazette Series

Restoration of last Aust ferry finally starts

From left, Richard Jones and Tim Ryan, trustees of the Severn Princess Restoration Group, Jane Campion of Mabey Bridge, trustee Ned Heyward and Steve Armstrong of Mabey Bridge in front of the Severn Princess car ferry.METADATA-START The Severn Princess is the last remaining of three ferries that provided a vital link across the river for 35 years ... (more)

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South Wales Argus

Walkers and those with an interest in local history love the Llanthony Valley. Kath Skellon reports.

Some nine miles from Abergavenny, the medieval site provides spectacular scenery which attracts thousands of walkers, cyclists and pony trekkers from across the UK and Europe each year.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

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Crowds enjoy proms at Chepstow Castle

Chepstow and District Rotary Club held a Proms in the Castle. Pictured are the large crowds waiting to enter Chepstow Castle grounds.

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South Wales Argus

Restoration of historic Severn ferry begins

RESTORATION: Richard Jones and Tim Ryan , Jane Campion , Cllr Ned Heyward and Steve Armstrong RESTORATION work on a ferry that acted as a vital link across the Severn Estuary for more than 30 years from the 1930s has begun.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

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Chepstow bridge repairs blow

REPAIRS to the Old Wye Bridge in Chepstow will now take place in September after Monmouthshire council delayed and reduced the scope of its original plans.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

South Wales Argus

Martin Morgan fishes with his Lave Net on the River Severn

OLD tradition is still being plied in the waters of the River Severn near Chepstow.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

South Wales Argus

Young artists asked for their sites of inspiration

Launch of an artwork competition is being run which is aiming to get more children interested in what Chepstow Museum and Abergavenny Museum has to offer L-R , Caitlin Searle 7 , Izzy Searle 10 , Lauren Bennett 9 Maya Hall 9 and Ophelia Hall 5 at Cheps ENTRIES are still open for our children's art competition to celebrate some of the famous works ... (more)

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