Conwy County, Wales Newswire

Conwy County, Wales Newswire

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

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  1. GAZOO Racing (GR) Increases Lead With Another Double Podium in FIA World Rally ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    The GAZOO Racing World Rally team has increased its advantage at the top of the manufacturers' championship standings after a double-podium finish at Wales Rally GB in the FIA World Rally Championship . Making it the fourth event in a row where two of the Toyota Yaris WRCs have finished inside the top three, Jari-Matti Latvala engaged in a thrilling final-day fight for the rally win, ultimately finishing in second place with Esapekka Lappi in third.

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  2. Van driver sought by police after cyclist seriously injured in hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    Police are looking for the driver of a white van after a cyclist suffered serious injuries in a hit and run. The Vauxhall Combo van was involved in the incident on the A548 in Kinmel Bay at around 6.40am today.

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  3. High salary recruitment firm latest tenant at Anglesey science parkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The company has a big year ahead and is preparing for further growth by opening a new base at M- SParc. Part of the award-winning Supertemps Group - based in Colwyn Bay and Bangor - S2 Recruitment has enjoyed a busy 2018, launching a new website and working closely with candidates and clients in the IT and executive sectors, targeting roles of 30,000 and above.

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  4. North Wales girl begins Eurovision finals journey with this videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The winner of S4C talent show Chwilio am Seren Junior Eurovision has begun her journey to the final in Belarus by releasing the video for her song 'Perta'. The release of the video marks the beginning of her campaign to win the international prize in the final round of the competition in Minsk next month.

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  5. Teenager completes epic 400 mile kayak around Wales in memory of his best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Finn Burnham took on the challenge in tribute to Callum Wylie from Betws y Coed who died earlier this year Finn Burnham, 18, kayaked around Wales, in memory of his best friend Callum Wylie, he completed his epic journey during Storm Callum. A teenager who fears the sea and is badly affected by seasickness has kayaked 400 miles around Wales in memory of his best friend.

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  6. Share of A 80m North Wales Growth Bid could help tackle congestion in Wrexham town centre and A483Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wrexham.com News

    A multi-million pound transport scheme will target heavy traffic at peak times on the most congested roads across the region - including in and around Wrexham town centre. As part of the North Wales Growth Bid, the A 80m programme aims to improve connectivity, reduce carbon footprint and complement Welsh Government investment in the region's road and rail networks.

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  7. Welsh parents owe thousands in school dinner debtsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BBC News

    Parents in Wales owed more than A 400,000 in unpaid school dinner debts at the end of last year, figures have shown. Last month, Denbighshire Council defended its policy on dinner debts, after a single mother said she was threatened with referral to social services when she was late paying a A 13 bill.

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  8. "Give them a wave!" Don't be alarmed if you see a police convoy speeding past todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wrexham.com News

    There are no VIP visits, nor emergency transfers taking place, rather it is officers from the North Wales Police Driving School based at Police HQ in Colwyn Bay doing some real-world training. A spokesperson for North Wales Police said: "Following a few calls to our Press Office we'd just like to confirm that our Driving School have a convoy course running at the moment, so please don't be alarmed if you see a convoy of police cars and motorbikes travelling through a town or village near you."

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  9. Search to find rightful owners of this Welsh family BibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The item was discovered at Coleg Harlech library, which is selling off its contents before the building goes on the market An historic Welsh family Bible is among the items being offered for sale following the closure of a Gwynedd college. Coleg Harlech shut as an adult education site at the end of the 2016-17 academic year and the contents of the library is now being sold off before the building is put up for sale.

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  10. Thug jailed for biting girlfriend on lip and kicking a man unconsciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Francis Damien Doran admitted assaulting Anthony Parry as he went to assist a woman being attacked in a late night incident in Amlwch, Anglesey. The 23-year-old, of Grove Park, Colwyn Bay also admitted his girlfriend in a separate incident during an argument.

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  11. Inside Conwy Council's new state-of-the art A 35m officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Hundreds of staff will be moving in during the next couple of weeks pumping an estimated A 1m into the local economy The new state-of-the-art council offices in Colwyn Bay are as good or better than any to be found in Wales and the North West, according to the project manager. The 35m ultra modern building on Coed Pella Road is nearing completion with council staff expected to move in during the first week of November.

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  12. Amy Thompson is having a ball in The Full Monty and Cinderella at Grand Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | York Press

    MILKSHAKE! presenter Amy Thompson will be back in York in December to begin rehearsals for the title role in Cinderella And The Lost Slipper at the Grand Opera House, where she is starring in The Full Monty this week. "I'll have been doing Milkshake! [the Channel 5 show for pre-school children] for ten years this coming March," says Hull actress Amy.

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  13. Holidaymakers can now stay in a former station master's houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Daily Mail

    This is your next stop! Holidaymakers can now stay in a former station master's house right on a railway line for as little as A 9 per night The line outside the home is still open and station is a request stop on the branch line to Blaenau Ffestiniog Holiday home sleeps up to four people and costs A 252 per week meaning it can be A 9 per person per night A former station master's house next to a railway line could be just the ticket for holidaymakers who can rent the property from a little as A 9 per night. The Station House at Tal-y-Cafn is near Conwy in Wales and stands on the platform of the picturesque village railway station.

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  14. "Life-changing" decision to return to university helps mum achieve dream careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wrexham.com News

    A mum who returned to university to pursue a career in construction has secured her dream job and seen her designs become reality as part of prestigious project in her home town. Nichola Hilton, from Colwyn Bay, studied a BSc in Architectural Design Technology at Wrexham GlyndA r University after making the decision to return to study fourteen years after leaving school to help develop her career.

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  15. Wallace and Gromit creators Aardman Animation confirmed for take pART 2019 at Venue CymruRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | IcNorthWales

    Aardman Animation the masterminds behind iconic duo Wallace & Gromit have been confirmed as guests at the 2019 take pART festival in Llandudno . The programme for the popular Venue Cymru weekend-long event is still being finalised, but confirmed highlights will include the Oscar-winning characters.

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  16. Claire's could close raft of UK storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | IcNorthWales

    Claire's is considering a raft of British store closures as the troubled fashion accessories chain becomes the latest high street firm to show signs of distress. The Press Association revealed that the company is believed to be talking to restructuring firms regarding a number of options, one of which is thought to include a Company Voluntary Arrangement , a controversial insolvency procedure used to shed under-performing sites.

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  17. Ramsbottom and Clitheroe learn FA Trophy opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Lancashire Telegraph

    The Blues launched a second half fightback on Saturday as they came back from 2-0 down to claim a 3-2 victory courtesy of goals from Antoine Recizak, Max Hazeldine and James Sloane. Ossett United are currently fourth in the Evo-Stik East Division table and lost just once in 11 league matches.

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  18. North-south Wales flights cost taxpayers A 156 per passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | IcNetwork

    The cost is 23 per passenger higher than the figure recently given by the Welsh Government to the committee which scrutinises government spending. One Assembly Member said questions should be asked about the "excessive cost" of the service and the Government's transparency on that cost.

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  19. Probe under way as fire ravages historic pubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Daily Echo

    North Wales Fire and Rescue Service said there were no casualties at the scene, close to a holiday village, as a joint investigation with police was launched. Six firefighting appliances, two water bowsers and an aerial ladder platform were used to tackle the blaze at the pub, which started at about 12.30am.

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  20. Watch: UK storm makes waterfall go backwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    Thousands of homes have been without power, roads shut and trains cancelled, as the UK continues to be battered by heavy downpours. The River Usk in south Wales burst its banks to block off one road and the main A40 was also cut off by storms.

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