Newport City County, Wales Newswire (Page 6)

Newport City County, Wales Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Find out where Remembrance services and parades will be across Gwent in November 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    A parade, led by Newport Pipe and Drums Band and the Boys Brigade, will start in High Street at about 10.30am. Newport's Mayor Councillor David Fouweather and Mayoress Paula Fouweather, accompanied by two mace bearers from Newport Sea Cadets, and Councillor Debbie Wilcox, Leader of Newport City Council , will walk to the Cenotaph.

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  2. Bedwas chasing a double over in-form champs MerthyrRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    BEDWAS bid to get back on the horse by doing a Premiership East double over champions Merthyr at Bridge Field tomorrow . Ian Gardner's side have endured back-to-back disappointments with a home loss to Pontypridd and a last-gasp defeat at Newport but are still well-placed.

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  3. Western Mail letters: Friday, November 10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Following the letter from the CEO of Kidscape your readers may be interested to hear of a local school that is putting this idea into practice. Last year our society presented a Tommy Cooper Trophy to Bedwas Infants School in memory of Councillor Angus Donaldson, our founder chairman and long-time governor of the school.

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  4. 'Many questions remain unanswered': Calls for inquiry into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | IcNorthWales

    The First Minister has faced calls to resign following the death of the Alyn and Deeside AM but has defended his actions The First Minister could face an independent investigation into how he and the Welsh Labour party handled allegations of harassment against sacked minister Carl Sargeant who was found dead earlier this week. The First Minister has faced calls to resign following the death of the Alyn and Deeside AM in an apparent suicide.

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  5. First Minister knew Sargeant was - fragile' before sacking, former colleague saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Northwich Guardian

    First Minister Carwyn Jones knew that Carl Sargeant was "fragile" before he sacked him from the Welsh Government over allegations of inappropriate behaviour, a former colleague has said. Mr Jones has insisted he acted "by the book" and had "no alternative" but to take the action he did against the former assembly member, who was found dead on Tuesday.

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  6. Reindeer, dancing baubles and a snow lion: Christmas just arrived in CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Christmas well and truly started in Cardiff last night after thousands came out to enjoy music and entertainment to kick-off the festive period. Instead of a traditional Christmas lights switch-on, families were treated to a three-hour event complete with music, theatrical costumes and an array of colourful lights.

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  7. HISTORIC: Newport Transporter Bridge. Picture: South Wales Argus Camera Club member Roger Fuller.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    AN APPLICATION for a grant of around A 10 million to restore and repair Newport's historic Transporter Bridge could be signed off next week. Newport City Council has been preparing a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund , which will be used to repair the structure of the Grade I-listed bridge, which was built in 1906, to restore the gondola, repaint it and set up a new visitor centre.

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  8. Gwent Police and the 41 offenders caught up in Operation Jewels parts one and twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    HERE are the 41 faces of men and women who were part of an early morning sting operation by Gwent Police in their bid to crackdown on class A drugs in Newport. In the first series of raids linked to Operation Jewels, 23 people were convicted for a range of drug-related offences - with all but one coming from Newport.

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  9. Man who ram-raided two garages wanted custodial sentence because he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    Thomas Harvey, 23, pleaded guilty to two counts of a non dwelling burglary with intent to steal, and one theft from a motorcycle. A driver who used a car to ram-raid two garages in an attempt to steal its contents has been jailed.

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  10. Shops in Cardiff are breathalysing people who want to buy alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    The initiative has seen the stores on Queen Street and St Mary Street use breathalysers to test if people buying alcohol are too drunk. However critics argue that it is making shop assistants an unregulated extension of the police and raises questions about profiling the homeless.

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  11. First Minister defends - by the book' handling of Carl Sargeant allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Evening Times

    Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones has said he acted "by the book" and had "no alternative" but to take the action he did over allegations of inappropriate behaviour against former assembly member Carl Sargeant who was found dead on Tuesday. Mr Jones faced calls to quit after Mr Sargeant's family claimed the former Welsh government minister had been denied "natural justice" because he was unaware of the detailed nature of the allegations against him.

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  12. Time for Welsh rugby fans to get off their high horses and get behind their countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Milford Mercury

    Telegraph Sport reporter Fraser Watson argues too much is being made of daffodils and cowboys hats - and Welsh fans must get back to embracing international day IT'S that time of year again - when our capital city braces itself for four successive weekends of unadulterated rugby themed carnage. Dedicated fans, students of the game, casual onlookers, plus those who care considerably more for the occasion than they do the scoreline, will all try to mix harmoniously whilst welcoming supporters from the other side of the globe.

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  13. Cardiff Magistrates Court.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Penarth Times

    Ian John Wakeham, aged 33, of Glebe Street, Penarth, pleaded guilty to possessing crack cocaine. He was fined A 120 and ordered to pay A 85 costs and a A 30 surcharge.

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  14. Tributes continue to former Welsh minister Carl SargeantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    The former communities and children secretary was fired from the cabinet last week after allegations emerged about his behaviour with women. Newport East AM John Griffiths, who served alongside Mr Sargeant since he became Alyn and Deeside AM in 2003, said he was "in a state of shock".

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  15. Dad says firework thrown at flat could have harmed his seven-month-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    A DAD has said his seven-month-old son could have been killed after a rocket was "thrown" at the window the baby was sleeping in. Anthony Owen, visits his partner to see his baby Lachlan-Jai Bastuba-Owen and his two step-children two to three days a week in Bettws at their flat.

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  16. Planning application for 16 new homes in Caerleon gets the green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    AN OUTLINE planning application to demolish a set of unused industrial buildings in Caerleon and build 16 new homes have been given the green light. But concerns have been raised around the impact of the development on pollution in the area, where studies have found air quality is already extremely poor.

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  17. Decision Makers: Gwent Am's journey from the Tories to Ukip and back againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    Mark Reckless is not the only a handful of politicians who has served both in the Senedd and Westminster. And the South Wales East AM is unique in having served in both houses for both the Conservatives and Ukip.

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  18. A police car was deliberately set on fire close to a police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | IcNetwork

    The car was set alight near Bettws police station in Newport in the early hours of November 1 - just a few hours after Halloween. A spokeswoman said: "We're appealing for information after one of our police vehicles was deliberately set alight near to Bettws Police Station in Newport in the early hours of this morning at around 4am .

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  19. Police car burnt out in night of disturbances across several areas of NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    HALLOWE'EN was a night of disturbances in certain areas of Newport - including in Bettws, where a police car was burn out. Gwent Police have said that one of their police vehicles - a Ford Focus - was deliberately set alight near Bettws police station in the early hours of Wednesday.

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  20. Greatest Barbarians matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Sky Sports

    The Barbarians face the All Blacks on Saturday at Twickenham, live on Sky Sports Action , in their 96th match against a touring nation. Some of the most exciting rugby union encounters of all time have involved the Barbarians and in anticipation of what should be another fascinating clash this weekend, we've picked out 10 classic Baa-Baas games since 1948... Where better to start than the first fixture.

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