Newport City County, Wales Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Newport woman jailed after arson attack over rubbish rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | BBC News

    A Newport woman has been jailed for three-and-a-half years for setting fire to her neighbour's home. Sheron Nichols, 54, poured lighter fuel through the letterbox of Christopher Edwards after he complained about her leaving rubbish outside their flats.

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  2. Newport woman Sheron Nichols was jailed for an arson attack in Bettws ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | South Wales Argus

    A NEWPORT woman has been jailed for three-and-a-half years after setting fire to the letterbox of a vulnerable adult's flat. Sheron Nichols, 54, of Itchen Road, Bettws, had entered a late guilty plea to a charge of damaging property with intent to recklessly endanger life.

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  3. Woman set fire to neighbour's flat with him inside because he complained to the council about herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | IcNetwork

    A vulnerable man was left trapped inside his burning first-floor flat after his neighbour set fire to the front door to settle a grudge. Epilepsy sufferer Christopher Edwards, 40, was in bed when he realised he could smell smoke in his property on Itchen Road in Bettws, Newport , on April 29 last year.

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  4. Monex Group acquires large industrial complex in Newport for 1.75mRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Freepressseries.co.uk

    Monex subsidiary MCL Logistics Limited has acquired a self-contained industrial complex totalling 87,092 sq ft on 4.67 acres for A 1.75m. The property is located on Lake Road, in the heart of Leeway Industrial Estate, in the Spytty area of Newport.

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  5. 'Cardiff is in danger of becoming a city by numbers and losing some of its unique character'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | IcNetwork

    I've lived in Cardiff for about 15 years. In that time, I've frequented quite a few of the city's watering holes.

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  6. 25 delicious little places in Cardiff with food and drink that you really need to know aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | IcNetwork

    A colourful corner opposite Cardiff Castle, Gina's sells Indian-inspired street food with a simple menu filled with dosas, wraps and chapatis. They also do a delicious and warming chai karak.

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  7. Bedwas 36 Llanelli 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    TRY TIME: It was an afternoon to remember for Alun Rees, who crossed for a hat-trick BEDWAS secured their top eight finish in the Principality Premiership, putting six tries on Llanelli to ensure there will be no jitters going into the last game before the split, writes Ian Lovell. It was Llanelli who scored first after 8 minutes as a Bedwas pass was gratefully snapped up by Llanelli full back Dion Jones who raced away to score.

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  8. Review of the Year 2016 - September and OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    MORE than a decade after the project was first envisaged, it was announced that work will begin early in 2017 on Gwent's long-awaited Specialist and Critical Care Centre . The approval of more than a third of a billion pounds of funding, announced by Health Secretary Vaughan Gething during a visit to Cwmbran, was greeted with delight by Aneurin Bevan University Health Board chiefs.

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  9. Isle of Wight: What's on this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    WITH New Year's Eve tonight , it's simultaneously the last weekend of 2016, and the first weekend of 2017. The Cow Co at Tapnell Farm, Yarmouth, promises to close out the year with a bang.

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  10. New Year Honours for eight Gwent community championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    A GWENT mum's Argus-backed campaign for every secondary school in the area to be equipped with a defibrillator, helped earn her a British Empire Medal . After son Jack died suddenly aged just 15 in February 2012 from a suspected heart problem, June and husband Grant, backed by the Argus, aimed to get a defibrillator into every secondary school in Gwent and the Rhymney Valley, through Jack's Appeal, launched in January 2014.

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  11. Concerns over 24 hour booze plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    Councillors David Williams and Chris Evans are opposed to the granting of a licence to sell alcohol from the petrol station at Morrison's in Rogerstone. Morrisons Daily Petrol Fuelling Station, in Azalea Road, in Rogerstone, Newport, has submitted an application to Newport City Council to be able to sell alcohol 24 hours a day.

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  12. A volunteer who's spent 30 years helping NHS patients is given a New Year's honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | IcNetwork

    Les MacNeil, the project manager for the Royal Voluntary Services trolley shop at the University Hospital of Wales , has been given a British Empire Medal A grandmother who spends three days a week volunteering at Wales' largest hospital has been awarded a British Empire Medal. Les MacNeil, the project manager for the Royal Voluntary Service's trolley shop at the University Hospital of Wales , said she feels "very privileged" to have been given such an honour.

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  13. New Year Honours: MBEs for Olympic and Paralympic starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | BBC News

    Olympic champions Hannah Mills, Owain Doull and Elinor Barker along with Paralympian Hollie Arnold have become MBEs in the New Year Honours list. Sailor Mills, cyclists Doull and Barker, all from Cardiff, and field athlete Arnold, from Hengoed, Caerphilly county, struck gold in Rio.

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  14. Disgust as shocking amount of rubbish is dumped day after community clean-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    THE day after a skip full of rubbish was taken away in a scheme to avoid fly-tipping problems - a "disgusting amount" of waste was dumped. As previously reported by the Argus, GD Environmental on Thursday, December 22, placed three skips on Courtybella Gardens, Capel Crescent and Asda car park in Pill.

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  15. Nine people from Rhondda who really inspired us in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | IcNetwork

    He set it up to provide support and structure for young people in an area with a high unemployment rate - and he's helped hundreds of young people to turn their lives around. Arriva Trains employee Alun was recognised at a ceremony in Germany during January, with the awards highlighting the best projects going on within the parent company of Arriva, Deutsche Bahn.

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  16. Violinist Rakhi Singh, who will lead the chamber orchestra at Cantorion Llandeilo Singers concert.Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | South Wales Guardian

    A Towy Valley choir is set to host a concert in support of Wales Air Ambulance and the Fire Fighters Charity. Cantorion Llandeilo Singers, conducted by Gordon Kilby, will be performing Vivaldi by Candlelight on Saturday, January 14 in All Saints Church, Ammanford.

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  17. Wales breaking news plus live traffic, weather and M4 updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | IcNetwork

    You can contribute to the live blog by posting your comments below or you can also tweet us @WalesOnline to share the news that's breaking in your area. On the roads one lane of the A470 North Road coming into Cardiff is closed between Maindy Road and Corbett Road.

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  18. Council throws out flats plans againRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    AN APPLICATION to demolish an existing building near Junction 26 of the M4 in Newport and replace it with four new two-bedroom flats has been thrown out. A previous planning application to demolish 26a Glassworks Cottages in the Shaftesbury area of the city and build nine one and two-bedroom flats was refused by Newport City Council in 2015 on a number of grounds including the scale of the development and the small size of the proposed apartments themselves.

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  19. Ron Jones 99 an Auschwitz survivor selling poppies at Tesco on Cardiff Road, NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | South Wales Argus

    ONE of Newport's most recognisable faces is among several community figures who have been nominated for the Argus' 'Pride in Gwent Awards'. Ron Jones, who is set to celebrate his 100th birthday next year, was the UK's longest-serving poppy seller before retiring this year after more than 40 years of fundraising.

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  20. New Sunday train service to run to and from PenarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Penarth Times

    Arriva Trains Wales, which operates the line to and from Penarth, has announced plans to enhance its Sunday service from January, 2017. The improvements come into effect on Sunday, January 8, and will see an earlier first service introduced and the addition of an extra service.

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