Beaumaris, Wales Newswire

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  1. 'It was a bit of a risk' says council chief after Kingdom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | IcNorthWales

    Last month, Anglesey Council announced it would no longer continue its agreement with the St Helen's based firm after May Kingdom's twelve-month trial handling Anglesey's litter and dog fouling fines is being scrapped even earlier than expected. Last month, Anglesey Council announced that "by mutual consent" it would no longer continue its agreement with the St Helen's based firm after May 2018.

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  2. Chef Tomos Parry is the toast of foodies in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | IcNorthWales

    Restaurant critics have given rave reviews for London's hottest new restaurant, which has been opened by a young chef from Anglesey. The restaurant which is named after the old English word for turbot is inspired by the seafood grill restaurants found in northern Spain, especially the Basque Country around San Sebastin.

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  3. Threatened schools given another shot at survival as public get chance to have their say againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | IcNorthWales

    This morning, the council's executive was expected to rubber-stamp the closures of Ysgol Beaumaris and Ysgol Talwrn, and a small demonstration against shutting the schools was held outside the council headquarters in Llangefni. But the education portfolio holder instead asked for a delay until new consultations are carried out in both areas - a process that's expected to take several months.

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  4. Historical tourist attractions get some good news...but it might not lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | IcNorthWales

    Anglesey Council has confirmed that Melin Llynnon windmill and Beaumaris' courthouse and gaol will be open to visitors despite their long-term futures remaining unclear. In 2016, the authority said it could no longer afford to keep the attractions open to the public, seeking outside bodies to take over their running.

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  5. Schools closure plans rejected amid 'death knell' fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Plans to shut two Anglesey primary schools have been knocked back by a key council committee after spirited local campaigns against the closures. Members of Anglesey council's corporate scrutiny committee had been asked to recommend that Ysgol Beaumaris and Ysgol Talwrn should be closed as part of reorganisation plans in the Seiriol and Cefni areas of the island.

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  6. Beth Francis in daily sea swim test to cure migrainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | BBC News

    After being diagnosed with chronic migraines which left her in terrible pain and mostly bed-bound, Beth Francis, 26, of Beaumaris, Anglesey, decided to try a holistic approach to tackle her pain.

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  7. My daily winter dipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Newsday

    After being diagnosed with chronic migraines which left her in terrible pain and mostly bed-bound, Beth Francis decided to try a holistic approach to tackle her pain. The 26-year old from Beaumaris on Anglesey embarked on a challenge to swim off the cold north Wales coast for 100 days over winter.

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  8. Ex-members struggle in re-election bid as crisis-hit town council gets new facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    A crisis-hit town council which lost most of its members last year needs to "move forward" and get "back into shape", says one of the councillors re-elected to the authority last night. A by-election was held in Beaumaris on Thursday following months of upheaval with the town council , which saw eight of 14 councillors leave after a stormy meeting in December.

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  9. 'Onwards and upwards' for Beaumaris Town CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Newsday

    Only two members of an Anglesey town council who resigned en masse have been re-elected following a row over health and safety. Six of them failed to win back their seats at a by-election on Thursday, with the town's former mayor Frank Carr failing to regain his seat.

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  10. Beaumaris councillors who resigned lose out at by-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Newsday

    Only two members of an Anglesey town council who resigned en masse have been re-elected following a row over health and safety. Six of them failed to win back their seats at a by-election on Thursday, with the town's former mayor Frank Carr failing to regain his seat.

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  11. Beaumaris Primary School site elderly home plan criticisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | BBC News

    Anglesey council's executive voted to press ahead with the extra care facility in Beaumaris at a meeting on Monday. The plans state the extra care facility would be built on the grounds of the school, but there are fears it would have to shut for two years while building work took place.

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  12. Critics fear creation of 'town for the elderly' after housing plans get go-aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Councillors voted to shut a care home and replace it with housing for the elderly at the site of a threatened school Plans that could see a town lose its only school and have it replaced with housing for the elderly have been given the go-ahead. Councillors voted to approve closing Haulfre care home in Llangoed and moving residents to extra care housing to be built at the site of the primary school in nearby Beaumaris.

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  13. Secret Llandundo - 14 lesser-known tales from the town's hidden pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Known as the Queen of the Welsh Resorts, the ever-popular seaside town of Llandudno is a rich hive of history and memories. The mining settlement turned thriving tourist hotspot is famous for its Victorian architecture and stunning scenery, but there is more than meets the eye to the quaint coastal town.

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  14. Plan to shut home and move elderly to site of threatened school rejected by councillorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Anglesey council wants to move residents from Haulfre on the outskirts of Llangoed to new flats at the site of Ysgol Beaumaris Plans to shut a care home and move elderly residents to the site of a school threatened with closure have been narrowly rejected by councillors. Anglesey council's proposals would see residents moved from the Haulfre home on the outskirts of Llangoed to new flats at the site of Ysgol Beaumaris, which is currently the subject of a consultation over its future.

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  15. A 95,000 funding to improve Beaumaris landslide roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Newsday

    Around A 95,000 has been put aside to help deal with landslides on the A545 between Menai Bridge and Beaumaris. Anglesey council has agreed to commission designs for strengthening and improving the road, which has been closed several times in recent years.

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  16. 93mph gusts make North Wales windiest place in UK...and there's more disruption on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Drivers have been warned to expect treacherous conditions as a yellow warning for ice is issued by the Met Office Drivers are warned that roads could be treacherous overnight with temperatures set to plummet below freezing - just hours after 93mph winds hit North Wales. A yellow Met Office weather warning for ice has been issued for the whole of the region from 7pm today until 10am on Friday.

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  17. Chef who cooked for royalty lands big job at top North Wales culinary centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Hefin Roberts, a former head chef at The Bull's Head in Beaumaris, is the new executive chef at the Bodnant Welsh Food Centre A North Wales chef who cooked for Prince Charles will be showing off the best of Welsh food at one of the region's top culinary centres. Hefin Roberts, 34, a former head chef at The Bull's Head in Beaumaris, where he was awarded three AA rosettes, is the new executive chef at the Bodnant Welsh Food Centre.

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  18. Battle lines drawn between councils over Kingdom littering finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    A town council remains adamant it will not be bullied despite failed calls to stop "over-enthusiastic" Kingdom officers from dishing out fines on its land. In March, Anglesey Council authorised a 12-month trial with Kingdom Security to handle on-the-spot fines for fly tipping, dog fouling and problem parking.

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  19. Questions raised over A 30,000 given to under-fire town council to run tourist attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    Questions have been raised over why an under-fire town council was given up to 30,000 a year to take over under-threat tourist attractions. In November cash-strapped Anglesey County Council revealed the freehold of both Beaumaris Gaol and Courthouse would be transferred to Beaumaris Town Council.

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  20. Eight renegade Beaumaris councillors to spill beans over why they quit under-fire authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    A "tell all" public meeting promising to lift the lid on a troubled Anglesey town council is to be held. Last month Beaumaris Town Council was rocked following a mass walk-out of seven of its 14 members amid allegations believed to centre around the clerk, Professor Trevor Ashenden.

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