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  1. Swansea council said more than 1,000 homes in the area were also left without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | IcNetwork

    Around 30 trees have been bought down by Storm Imogen in Swansea where wind speeds have reached more than 70mph. A Swansea council spokesman said: "Staff have been pulling out all the stops to keep the city safe and moving as Storm Imogen batters the country.

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  2. Police CLOSE town centres as Storm Imogen leads to 'concern for safety of public'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | IcNetwork

    Parts of a second town centre are also closed as winds blow tiles and debris from buildings into the streets. High winds have forced the evacuation of Bridgend town centre as damage to buildings is posing a risk to the public.

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  3. Storm Imogen Lashing Parts Of England And WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    About 13,000 homes are without power after Storm Imogen brought heavy rain and winds of up to 96mph to parts of southern Britain. South-west England and south and mid-Wales have borne the brunt so far, with eastern areas to be hit later.

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  4. Young saxophonist and singer to represent county in rotary competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Milford Mercury

    A SAXOPHONIST and a singer from Ysgol y Preseli, Crymych are to represent Pembrokeshire in the Rotary Young Musician of the Year competition. Talfan Jenkins and Esyllt Thomas entered the area contest at the Nant-y-ffin, Llandissilio last Tuesday, fresh from their success in the Rotary Club of Narberth and Whitland's annual Young Musician event.

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  5. Alex Jones 'happy' her stalker given restraining order after 17-month ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Mirror.co.uk

    Alex Jones is said to be "happy" the stalker who sent vulgar tweets during a 17-month-long harassment campaign has been given a restraining order. Shane Goldsmith, 44, was accused of sending The One Show host messages on Twitter and also expressing his love to her while visiting a filming at BBC Broadcasting House.

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    Monday Feb 8 | This is South Wales

    A MUM'S fundraiser in aid of a cervical cancer charity has been declared a huge success, raising close to A 5,000 with more donations rolling in. Vicky Williams organised the #SmearsSaveLives event at Parc y Scarlets on Friday night following her own experience with cervical cancer.

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  7. Plan to create 1,000 affordable homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BBC News

    Carmarthenshire council's A 60m plans include a new-building programme, extra investment in four "action areas" and more properties under its control. Executive board member for housing Linda Evans said: "This is a huge challenge, but one we're prepared to meet."

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  8. Council success in tackling fly-tipping FLY-TIPPERS are finding that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | South Wales Guardian

    TIPPERS are finding that dumping their rubbish in Carmarthenshire is not an option as the authority is named one of the best is Wales for dealing with the issue. New Welsh Government figures show that Carmarthenshire County Council is in the top five performing local authorities in the country for fly-tipping enforcement.

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  9. EU referendum discussion at Carmarthenshire NFU Cymru meetingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | FarmingUK

    Carmarthenshire members will get the opportunity to discuss the upcoming EU Referendum with NFU Cymru Assembly Adviser, Huw Thomas, at the next Carmarthenshire NFU Cymru county meeting on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 at the White Hart Inn, Llandeilo. The meeting will start at 7.30pm and will include a political outlook from Huw Thomas.

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  10. New safety schemes aim to reduce the number of deaths on our roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | South Wales Guardian

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  11. Drovers looking for sunshine in race for triple crown The foul...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | South Wales Guardian

    Scrum-half Rhodri Davies is one of three key attacking backs likely to play a massive role in the Drovers' hunt for a triple crown of titles in this season. Pic: Rileysportsphotography.com The foul weather stopped Llandovery and the Quins from playing their second round Swalec Cup ties against Newbridge and Bedwas respectively, writes Huw S Thomas Both games have yet to be re-arranged but it gives us time to reflect what the rest of the season might bring for both the Towy Valley sides.

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  12. Deputy Health Minister visits Withybush HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Western Telegraph

    Vaughan Gething AM met with Hywel Dda Health Board staff and patients and was given a tour of a new community-based eye care service which has reduced journey times for hundreds of patients. Previously they were having to travel to either Aberystwyth or Ammanford to access wet age-related macular degeneration treatment.

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  13. Pilot captures stunning helicopter view above the clouds over AmmanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | South Wales Guardian

    A PHOTO taken by Wales Air Ambulance pilot Grant Elgar who captured this incredible shot above the clouds over Ammanford. The photo was shared on the Wales Air Ambulance Twitter account with the caption, "Grant, one of our South Wales pilots, captured this picture over #Ammanford. #ViewFromTheCrew"

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  14. A dog was on 'death row' in a pound in Romania - now she's giving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | IcNetwork

    Animal lover Ann Cooper saw a picture of Husky cross Lady on Facebook and brought her to Wales as a therapy dog From a Romanian stray dogs home where she was on death row to becoming a strange bedfellow in West Wales, it's fair to say Lady has had a massive change of fortune. Within months of being rescued from an extermination row of a European stray dog centre, Lady has become the darling of residents in Carmarthenshire .

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  15. The UK Lib Dem leader says 'anti-establishment' voters should support his partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | IcNetwork

    Whose party will win the most votes in Wales? Tim Farron's Lib Dems or Nigel Farage's Ukip? If you plan to make a protest vote against the Tories or Labour in the May Assembly election, Tim Farron wants you to back the Liberal Democrats and not the 'English nationalists' of Ukip. The UK Lib Dem leader would not say he was 100% certain that his party will see any AMs elected to the Assembly - but he claimed people predicting a wipe-out could have "egg on their face".

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  16. Llanelli snooker league: Fishing club win Harry Watkins cup CLWB...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | South Wales Guardian

    CLWB Godre'r Mynydd Du have won the Llanelli & District Snooker League Harry Watkins cup in the third division final with a 4-2 victory against Calsonic Rivals. The fishing club then also defeated New Lodge B 5-2 in the league, Wyn Llewelyn, Raymond Evans, Matthew Jones and Nigel Powney winning.

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  17. 'Unique diner' bid for Llandeilo Market HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | South Wales Guardian

    A BID to create a 'culinary, cultural and shopping destination' on the site of Llandeilo's derelict Market Hall has been revealed in a planning application submitted to Carmarthenshire Council. Owners Dawnus Construction Holdings Ltd have submitted an ambitious scheme to see the Carmarthen Street hall completely refurbished, extended and altered to build a brand new community venue creating jobs, helping bring a cash boost to the town and attracting lucrative tourists.

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  18. Farm leaders call for end to 'pointless' badger vaccination in WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | IcNorthWales

    Badgers continue to be at the centre of the TB debate, with differing views on how the disease should be tackled Farm leaders have called on the Welsh Government to cut its losses and abandon its "pointless and costly" badger vaccination trial in south west Wales. The Wildlife Trusts in Wales has welcomed the APHA study but the FUW said any resumption of badger jabbing would not only be a waste of money, it would also be unethical.

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  19. Blues Ladies batter Burry on 'home' turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Western Telegraph

    HAVERFORDWEST Ladies RFC started their Scarlets Cup campaign with a thumping win over a spirited Burry Port side on Sunday. Haverfordwest were a bit rusty in the early stages, having not played for six weeks but they then started scoring on a regular basis with a young but very exciting back line.

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  20. Jonathan Davies is hoping to upset Irish fans again as Wales centre ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Daily Mail

    Jonathan Davies is hoping to upset Irish fans again when Wales centre returns from injury for huge Six Nations clash Sadly, it turned out to be a knee ligament injury and it did stop him playing in the World Cup months later. Wales will have their 'Fox' back for Sunday's intriguing Six Nations opener against Ireland in Dublin - and how they missed him when he was gone.

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