Conwy County, Wales Newswire

Conwy County, Wales Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Conwy County, Wales.

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  1. Cuts to services sees one day a week opening for Cambrian Credit Union's Wrexham officeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Wrexham.com News

    An organisation that helps people with financial problems is having to cut back - with its Wrexham office set to open just one day a week. The Cambrian Credit Union currently operates on King Street in town, along with a further four and two libraries across north and mid Wales.

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  2. Colls get off to winning start at GlossopRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Leigh Journal

    A side that have undergone an overhaul over the summer break, Glossop North End were an unknown entity going into yesterday's Evo-Stik West season opener. The Collieries, though, had too strengthened with Manager Michael Clegg's first XI of the campaign handing out three competitive debuts.

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  3. Credit union that helps people with financial problems cutting back...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    But the financial cooperative has now announced that jobs will be lost and counter service will be slashed in order to cut costs. As a result, the offices in Caernarfon , Denbigh and Wrexham will now only open for one day a week - despite currently being open five days.

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  4. Work on Rhyl Travelodge reaches halfway stageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The 73-bed hotel is being built by Wynne Construction on the site of the East Parade car park near the former Sun Centre, forming part of Denbighshire Council's 25 million Rhyl Waterfront regeneration scheme.

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  5. How a fatal error led to one of Britain's worst ever rail disasters erupting in North WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    In the latest in our Events That Shook North Wales series, we look back at the tragedy that changed the railways forever One of Britain's worst railway disasters took place in North Wales 150 years ago when runaway wagons crashed into a crowded express train near Abergele. The Irish Mail was an express service from London Euston to Holyhead, where many passengers embarked on ferry boats to Ireland.

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  6. 'Cowardly' mugger robs man at knifepoint in broad daylightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The victim was on Princes Drive in Colwyn Bay , near to the Royal Mail delivery office, at around 6.45pm yesterday when he was approached by a man who threatened him with the weapon while demanding cash.

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  7. 15 weird and wonderful things you probably didn't know about the Welsh Mountain ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    With specimens from across the globe, the Colwyn Bay attraction boasts a wide variety of creatures in all shapes and sizes. Pesky tooth ache for a number of animals at the Welsh Mountain Zoo has led to a visit from internationally renowned dentist Dr Peter Kertesz 2. Just like humans, chimps like the central heating on in the winter.

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  8. Lee Mead rounds out star studded line-up for Colwyn Bay's Proms in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Evening Times

    West End star and Holby City actor Lee Mead will be coming to Colwyn Bay next month for BBC Proms in the Park.

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  9. Closing part of A55 for weeks is 'foot on the windpipe' of North Wales economy, says AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | IcNorthWales

    The Welsh Government has announced that a section of the westbound carriageway of the A55 will be completely closed for five weeks while bridge repairs are carried out. Essential improvement works are needed on the Kneeshaw Lupton bridge near Junction 23 for Llanddulas as the structure is showing "signs of distress", the government said.

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  10. David Hughes fled the UK in 2011, but was arrested at Heathrow Airport earlier this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcNetwork

    A globe-trotting tax consultant fled the UK before he could be arrested for masterminding a conspiracy to steal 6.9 million from construction workers' pay packets. David Hughes left the country in September 2011, travelling to Chile and Dubai before setting up home in northern Cyprus, but he was eventually arrested at Heathrow Airport in January.

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  11. Why angry cafe customers took a stand ... by taking a seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | IcNorthWales

    Picnic protest came after council officials - aided by the police - removed tables and chairs from outside Cafi Contessa in Llanrwst Customers angry a council's decision to seize a popular teashop's tables and chairs staged a picnic protest outside it. Around 40 supporters of Llanrwst 's Caffi Contessa pitched up their own seating outside the snack bar today.

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  12. Hostel charity's 'life transforming' traineeships...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | IcNorthWales

    A hostel charity is offering "life transforming" traineeships to jobless young people in North Wales - but a union is concerned they "sound" like unpaid work. YHA is offering 18-24-year-olds the opportunity to undertake a traineeship in Conwy youth hostel on Sychnant Pass Road.

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  13. Storm Ernesto to bring torrential rain and high winds to North Wales this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | IcNorthWales

    Heavy rain is set to hit North Wales as the remnants of ex-tropical Storm Ernesto batters parts of Britain. Gusts are also expected to peak at 45mph late on Saturday night and during the early hours of Sunday morning when the storm arrives over the UK.

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  14. Hilarious moment two mini motorbike riders make a mad dash for third place after crashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Daily Mail

    Husband appears shackled in court after the bodies of his missing pregnant wife and their two daughters whom he confessed to killing are found at the Colorado oil field where he worked 'Is there enough Xanax in the world to alleviate this?' Medical intern details his most HORRIFYING shifts at the hospital in hilarious online posts Revoke my security clearance too says admiral who ran Osama bin Laden raid as he defends John Brennan's 'honesty and character' - but SEAL who killed al-Qaeda leader says he disagrees Why is pancreatic cancer STILL so hard to treat? Few survive the 'silent' disease that killed Aretha Franklin as most other cancers get MORE treatable 'I'll take four boxes!' Girl Scouts unveil a new gluten-free cookie option for 2019 - and delighted Twitter users are already desperate to try the Caramel Chocolate Chip treat He was protecting me: Daughter, 16, speaks out to defend ... (more)

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  15. End of an era as landmark demolition nears final stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | IcNorthWales

    Footage captured by local resident Melfyn Clwyd Roberts shows the remains of the building in Vale Road, which is expected to be gone in the next few weeks. "I live locally so I thought it was worth documenting it before it finally disappears forever, and I'm glad to have caught it just in time."

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  16. How former Colwyn Bay tax clerk went on to mastermind A 7m VAT swindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | IcNorthWales

    But he went on to set himself up as a tax consultant and was the driving force behind a swindle that saw millions of pounds of taxes deducted from construction workers' wages through fraudulent payroll schemes. But before he could be arrested, in September 2011 globe-trotting Hughes went to Chile and Dubai before setting up home in Northern Cyprus.

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  17. Blackadder has deeper Bath pool to dip in toRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Wiltshire Times

    Bath Director of Rugby Todd Blackadder and Head Coach Tabai Matson look on during the pre-match warm-up. Pre-season friendly match, between the Scarlets and Bath Rugby on August 20, 2016 at Eirias Park in Colwyn Bay, Wales.

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  18. Thug who smashed in man's face then threatened to have witness shot jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | IcNorthWales

    A man who left his victim with a broken jaw and eye socket - and then threatened to have a witness shot - has been jailed for 22 months. Lewis Powell, 21, attacked the man and then, when the victim's friend went to the scene to find a lens that had come out of the injured man's glasses, Powell wielded the post from an estate agent's sign "like a bat".

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  19. Thankful OAP who 'got carried away' and touched hospital worker's breasts fined A 300Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | IcNorthWales

    An 83-year-old man has been fined 300 and ordered to pay 500 compensation after he admitted sexually touching a hospital worker after his wife's life had been saved. The grateful pensioner had suddenly hugged and kissed the shocked Glan Clwyd worker on the lips - and stroked her breast over clothing, magistrates at Llandudno heard.

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  20. Travellers pitch up on Denbighshire retail parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | IcNorthWales

    Around 13 trailers and caravans have pitched up beside the new Iceland store at Pets at Home on Rhyl 's privately-owned Clwyd Retail Park. One resident who drove around the car park had to reverse because of a large circle of deck chairs left in the middle of the road way.

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