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  1. ATHLETICS: Wonderful Wiltshire triumph at Inter Counties ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wiltshire Times

    The county's representatives scored a massive total of 529 points to finish over 100 ahead of Devon's 398 with Avon trailing them by another huge margin, finishing third on 282. "It was a truly fantastic day for Wiltshire athletics, beating the odds and torrential rain to win the Inter County team title," said delighted Wiltshire team manager Alison Phillips.

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  2. Three arrested on suspicion of supplying drugs in North WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wrexham.com News

    In an operation in the Mold area last night, August 22, the men aged 35, 20 and 19 were stopped in a vehicle as part of Operation Luxuries, a targeted operation concentrating on the supply of illegal drugs. They were arrested on suspicion of being concerned with the supply of drugs and taken into custody at Wrexham Police Station for questioning.

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  3. Watch moment Kingdom enforcement officer confronts good Samaritan for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The officer told the man he should stop 'interfering' in his work as he waited for shopper to drop litter A man who warned a shopper that she was being tailed by a council's enforcement officers has told how he was angrily confronted for "interfering". Footage shows of the Kingdom environmental officer approaching the good Samaritan, who asked not to be named, and telling him he should not get involved.

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  4. Where is he hiding? Police issue renewed appeal to trace man wanted...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wrexham.com News

    Robert James Jarvis, 30 from #Llay #Wrexham wanted on suspicion of wounding. Where is he hiding? If you know where he is call 101. pic.twitter.com/0cTfVOV5my

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  5. Care home secures 'good' rating from care watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    Wessex Lodge Nursing Home, in Jobson Close, Whitchurch, was praised by the Care Quality Commission in a report following an unannounced visit on July 3 and 6. The home's operations manager Colin Titcombe said: "The inspection was really very encouraging. The inspectors said that we were very close to being 'outstanding' when they were having a look at the work that our staff was doing.

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  6. Albion v Wolves a " the complete history of the Black Country derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

    Brian Clough's offer of 3 million plus Gary Birtles was not enough to tempt Big Ron to part with Cyrille Regis THE FIRST Black Country derby of the 1980-81 season took place on 23 August when a crowd of 25,324 saw Wolves earn a point in a 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns. The teams on the day were: for Albion - Godden, Batson, Statham, Moses, Wile, Robertson, Robson, Deehan, Regis, Owen, Barnes.

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  7. Council 'strongly advise' public not to donate food or...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Wrexham.com News

    Wrexham Council have 'strongly advised' that members of the public do not donate food and money to those currently based on the Groves site - instead encouraging people to donate directly to charities or organisations offering services instead. The request to the public has been made by the local authority in a statement, with further detail released to Wrexham.com noting that there is no timeframe for the camp to be cleared.

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  8. These are the North Wales social enterprises shortlisted for national awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The social enterprises competing for the top spots at this year's Social Business Wales Awards have been announced, with five enterprises from North Wales making up the final shortlist. The awards night, being held in October at the Llangollen Pavilion in Denbighshire, recognises excellence within the social business sector in Wales.

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  9. Add to casket ... shopkeeper selling second-hand coffin and body bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    Simon Hall, owner of the Second Hand Shed, says he expects the coffin to be a hit with Goths or quirky upcycling fans A second hand coffin and body bag are some of the more unusual items for sale in a Wrexham shop. The MDF made coffin was bought on Sunday in a car-boot sale in Chirk.

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  10. Housing plans for land behind Gresford petrol station submittedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wrexham.com News

    In an outline application submitted to Wrexham Council, planning permission is sought to demolish the 'existing buildings associated with Balmuir Garage' on Chester Road, Gresford and construct four dwellings on the site. The application does not propose the demolition of the service station itself - rather the buildings at the rear of the site.

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  11. Firefighters attend fire on the seventh floor of a block of flats in CardiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNetwork

    Fire crews responded to a fire on the seventh floor of a block of flats in Cardiff Bay on Monday. South Wales Fire and Rescue Service has confirmed they were called to a flat fire on Galleon Way, Cardiff, at 6.42pm.

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  12. Three people flee from scene after car crashes into wall and rolls down embankmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wrexham.com News

    An appeal for information has been launched after a car crashed into a wall and overturned in Wrexham - with three people believed to have fled from the scene. Shortly after 10pm last night several people contacted Wrexham.com regarding an emergency service presence on the Whitegate Road area of town - with reports locally that a vehicle had been seen speeding before crashing into a wall and overturning.

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  13. Eating a sandwich on a bench lands Wrexham man in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | IcNorthWales

    At Flintshire Court, magistrates told him that they might have some sympathy with that, but for the fact that he had breached the order before and had been in court for the same thing only a matter of days earlier. Hourigan, 33, of Alwen, Acrefair, admitted breaching the order - and asked for a new map to show where he could and could not go.

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  14. Collision between bus and car on B&Q RoundaboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wrexham.com News

    A spokesperson for North Wales Police confirmed they received a call at 1:24pm reporting that an Arriva bus and Jaguar X-Type had been involved in a collision near the B&Q roundabout.

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  15. 'Colossal bang' starts power cut this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Wrexham.com News

    A resident on Ruthin Road has been in touch just after 8:30am this morning saying they heard a 'colossal bang', and then moments later their power failed. Another person further up the road mentioned that the power issue has affected the traffic lights along Ruthin Road, and traffic issues were developing within five minutes.

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  16. Pembrokeshire players shine with Cricket WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Milford Mercury

    Haverfordwest duo Kieran Williams and Joseph Newton, Neyland's Callum Power and Saundersfoot 's William Malone have shone this summer. The quartet are set to feature for Wales against Essex in the final of the British Association for Cricketers with Disabilities County Championships at Kidderminster on September 3 .

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  17. Fresh lease of life proposed for historic building on Brymbo SteelworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | Wrexham.com News

    A historic building on the Brymbo Steelworks site could be given a fresh lease of life and converted into exhibition space under new proposals submitted to Wrexham Council. In an application submitted to the local authority seeks permission to convert that the former machine house on the Brymbo Steelworks site, is converted to a multi-use facility - which would include exhibition space and business offices.

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  18. Eight-year-old girl 'confined to wheelchair' after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | IcNetwork

    A "fun-loving and energetic" eight-year-old girl has been confined to a wheelchair after her prosthetic leg was deemed "unsafe for use", her mum claims. Brooke Cheatle was born with a deformed limb and a missing left hand, and had her left leg amputated when she was five years old, the Daily Post reports.

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  19. Wrexham hens 'too slow at laying' need new homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | BBC News

    Hundreds of ex-commercial hens considered too slow at laying eggs face slaughter unless they can be rehomed in north Wales, a charity has said. The trust said the birds had spent the last 18 months laying eggs for supermarkets but their ability to lay had slowed down.

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  20. 'We don't want your new homes' Wrexham campaigners tell developersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 19 | IcNorthWales

    Members of the public have been asked to rally against a development that would see a town green belt "wiped out", according to critics. If the move goes ahead properties will be built on a 13.5 acre site by Moss Wood at the south of Wetminster Rise with additional work to Top Road that would see footpaths widened and the road realigned.

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