Carmarthenshire County, Wales Newswire

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  1. Inappropriate relationships and dodgy references get teachers struck offRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    Shocking revelations of inappropriate sexual relationships with pupils and writing references for disgraced colleagues are among the offensive behaviour that caused two teachers to be struck off in the UK this year. Shocking revelations of inappropriate sexual relationships with pupils and writing references for disgraced colleagues are among the offensive behaviour that caused two teachers to be struck off in the UK this year.

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  2. Special moment recreated after more than 70 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Western Telegraph

    MORE than 70 years separate two photographs which recall a very special family moment as World War II drew to a close. Taking centre stage in both is Robert Bickham, who was the babe in arms in the black and white photograph, taken after his christening at Pembroke Dock's Royal Dockyard Chapel in April 1945.

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  3. The most beautiful pubs in WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Nestled in the Pembrokeshire countryside, The Stackpole Inn has a cosy bar and restaurant, light maritime-themed accommodation and a beer garden that's perfect for summer weather. So all bases covered.

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  4. Martin Shipton analysed the vision of an independent Wales funded by...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The drowning of the Tryweryn Valley in the 1960s, despite huge protests, so water could be supplied to Liverpool, came to symbolise the powerlessness of Wales as a nation. Now, with the Brexit vote unsettling the established order, Plaid Cymru is tentatively exploring the possibility of Welsh independence sooner rather than later.

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  5. Newport triumphed at the South Wales Premier League T20 finals dayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

    NEWPORT Cricket Club lifted the South Wales Premier League T20 trophy at the SSE Swalec Stadium on Sunday after a tense bowl out win against Ammanford and thrilling chase against Bridgend. The Spytty Park side, who are leading the way in Division One of the Premier League, had to hold their nerve in the semi-final after rain washed out their clash with Ammanford.

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    Sunday | This is South Wales

    MUSICIANS who shared the same stage with Phil Ryan will play at a special gig in memory of the Port Talbot-born keyboard player with one of the greatest Welsh rock bands, Man. Phil was from Sandfields and the gig, which will raise money for his family, will take place a short distance away from his old home at the Best Western Aberavon Beach Hotel on August 19 at 7.30pm.

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  7. Rowan WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | This is South Wales

    And ahead of his return, he admits that he'll always be a Swansea boy at heart and credits his upbringing in the city with fostering his lifelong love for the arts. "I am totally a Swansea boy - and I'm coming home with a vengeance!" he assures me from his current base in Cambridge, where he is master of Magdalene College."

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    Saturday | This is South Wales

    During the latest meeting of Carmarthenshire Council, councillor John James addressed deputy leader councillor David Jenkins, on the issue of the state of the grass verges throughout the county. Mr James, of Burry Port , said residents across Carmarthenshire had expressed concern over the length of time it has taken for the grass verges that run along the county's highways to have their first cut this year.

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  9. Carmarthen man arrested for 'swearing and being threatening'... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | This is South Wales

    A CARMARTHEN man who was arrested for swearing and being threatening in Llanelli three times in less than two weeks has appeared in court. He also admitted the same charge in Llanelli town centre on July 13.And a further charge of using abusive words and behaviour at Prince Philip Hospital on July 20.Prosecutor Alex Scott said the Lammas Street resident had been swearing "randomly" at people in the street and appeared to be intoxicated.

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  10. End of an era for Crusaders as Blackadder and Matson prepare for life in EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The Crusaders were outscored five tries to three by the Lions, who advance to the Super Rugby semi finals with a 42-25 win at Ellis Park. The Crusaders have reached the end of an era, with coach Todd Blackadder and his assistant Tabai Matson soon to relocate to the northern hemisphere to join English Premiership club Bath.

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  11. Rowan Williams: "I'm coming home to Swansea... with a vengeance!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | This is South Wales

    And ahead of his return, he admits that he'll always be a Swansea boy at heart and credits his upbringing in the city with fostering his lifelong love for the arts. "I am totally a Swansea boy - and I'm coming home with a vengeance!" he assures me from his current base in Cambridge, where he is master of Magdalene College."

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  12. Carmarthen man sent to prison after walking into police... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | This is South Wales

    A CARMARTHEN man who walked into a police station and said he wanted to go to jail got his way after he suddenly produced a "pretty dangerous" knife. Joshua Denton, aged 23, told police in Llanelli he had bought the knife a week earlier "for an offensive purpose."

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  13. Council urges Pokemon players to go safe 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | This is South Wales

    PEOPLE across Carmarthenshire are being urged to play safely as the new virtual reality game Pokemon Go continues to take the country by storm. Carmarthenshire council wants to alert members of the public to the potential perils of the game after youths were seen playing it on a busy carriageway in North Wales.

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  14. Appeal made for Cookie the travelling cat 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | This is South Wales

    A TABBY cat has found himself a new home in the village of Brongest near Newcastle Emlyn, but how he arrived at this destination is anyone's guess. Cookie, the year old, friendly cat was micro-chipped in Port Talbot, almost 60 miles away, and has somehow found his way to the home of a local woman who cares for another 15 cats! '"He was hanging around the house for many days and I asked several of the new neighbours in the village if they were missing a cat, and they weren't," said Deborah.

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  15. Burry Port RFC awarded Club of the Year title 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | This is South Wales

    BURRY Port RFC has been awarded the Club of the Year title for 2016 by All Wales Sport for the performances of its two senior teams and Youth XV last season. The club's 1st XV won the WRU's SWALEC Bowl final with a 20-18 victory over Taffs Well at the Principality Stadium in May and during the same month, the club's 2nd XV won the All Wales Sport Plate final at Parc y Scarlets when beating Cefneithin.

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  16. Tragic death of schoolboy on 560-mile cycling pilgrimage from Britain to SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    Michael Cura, 16, collapsed near the end of the religious route, which was being travelled by 21 pupils and eight staff Michael Cura, 16, collapsed close to the end of the religious route - which has been travelled by pilgrims for more than 1,000 years. The lad was among 21 pupils and eight staff on the journey from Swansea to the Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela.

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  17. Bride-to-be who was buried alive by her bodybuilder fiance reveals how she escapedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    'I couldn't breathe, I couldn't move. It was like I was paralysed': Bride-to-be, 39, who was BURIED ALIVE by her bodybuilder fiance reveals how she clawed herself out of a shallow grave A bride-to-be who was buried alive by her bodybuilder fiance has revealed how she managed to claw her way out of a shallow grave.

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  18. Patient airlifed to hospital after Llandeilo crash 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | This is South Wales

    A Dyfed-Powys Police spokeswoman said: "Police are in attendance at a two vehicle road traffic collision which occurred at approximately 1.50pm this afternoon, Friday, July 22 on the B4302 Llandeilo to Talley Road.

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  19. Look at these 10 amazing YFC caravan conversions at the Royal Welsh ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | IcNorthWales

    Just when you thought they couldn't get any better, along comes a converted caravan that takes the breath away. This replica Takeuchi digger, complete with a bucket loader, shovel and tracking, is the stand-out entry in this year's Wales YFC Best Decorated Caravan competition.

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  20. Schoolboy, 16, dies nine days into a 560-mile 'cycling pilgrimage'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Mail

    Michael Cura, 16, collapsed and died after setting off with another 20 pupils and eight staff on the marathon cycle trip from Swansea to the Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela. His school said it was 'devastated by the sudden death of a sixth form student' nine days into the cycling journey near the end of their trip.

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