More than 700 people sign petition to challenge parking charges at beauty spots
We revealed last week that Caerphilly County Borough Council is planning to introduce charges at Parc Cwm Darran in Deri, Sirhowy Valley Country Park, Parc Penallta in Ystrad Mynach, Parc Coetir in Bargoed and Pen-y-fan Pond in Oakdale.
Parking charges to be introduced at Rhymney Valley parks
Caerphilly County Borough Council announced plans last week to start charging for parking at Parc Cwm Darran in Deri, Sirhowy Valley Country Park, Parc Penallta in Ystrad Mynach, Parc Coetir in Bargoed and Pen-y-fan Pond in Oakdale.
Campaign Series: INSPIRATION: Oakdale teenager Jack Thomas who died after suspected heart failure
Money raised from the Argus-led campaign to get heart defibrillators into every secondary school in Gwent and the Rhymney Valley currently stands at A 3,186, with each defibrillator costing around A 1,000.
South Wales Argus
Teachers' strike - Gwent school closures
MANY teachers across Gwent will be taking industrial action over pensions and performance-related pay on Wednesday 26 March.