Bridgend, England Newswire

Bridgend, England Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bridgend, England.

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  1. Depleted Bears struggle against oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Penarth Times

    Penarth Hockey Club's Veterans side maintained recent Bears' tournament tradition by battling gamely for little reward in the annual Welsh Masters competition. Just as the club's 1st XI had done on their maiden foray into Europe at the start of the month, the most senior side showed plenty of desire in the group games before being undone late on in their playoff game.

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  2. Miles Pace, 18, admitted getting cannabis, spice and mobile phones into Parc Prison in BridgendRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    A teenager has been jailed after his fingerprints were found on a package containing 5,000 worth of drugs that was thrown over a prison fence. Miles Pace, 18, admitted getting drugs including cannabis and spice, as well as mobile phones, into HM Parc Prison in Bridgend shortly after visiting a family member inside.

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  3. Council reassure residents their recycling will not go to landfill during waste 'crisis'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    The bottles, paper, plastic and cardboard - which had been sorted into separate containers as residents are required to do - was thrown into the back of one lorry. It is understood Bridgend council was also in crisis talks with Julian Tranter, the managing director of their waste contractor Kier, at the civic offices in Bridgend on Wednesday.

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  4. Planning Department Weekly ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stroudnewsand Journal

    The under mentioned applications have been received since the publication of the previous list dated 04.06.17 may be inspected at Planning Dept, Council Offices, Ebley Mill, Stroud, Glos, during normal office hours, 8.45 am to 5.00pm . Any persons wishing to make representations about any of these applications may do so in writing to [email protected] as soon as possible.

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  5. Kier is 'working hard to get up to date'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IcNetwork

    The firm behind missed rubbish and recycling collections in Bridgend has apologised to residents as the complaints and maggots keep coming. But Julian Tranter, managing director of Kier, said the company has "successfully completed at least 90% of our planned collections every day since the start of the contract".

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  6. Rhys Evans scoring for Leigh the last time he played for the clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Leigh Journal

    LEIGH Centurions have announce another new player for the 2018 Betfred Super League campaign onwards by confirming the signing of Rhys Evans on a three-year contract until the end of November 2020. The 24-year-old Welsh international centre will join up with his new team-mates for pre-season training later this year.

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  7. Missed bin collections in Bridgend are causing 'chaos' on the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | IcNetwork

    That's the call from 44 borough, town and community councillors to the leader of Bridgend County Borough Council . They have signed an open letter setting out the community's anger at a new rubbish and recycling collection scheme being delivered by contractors Kier.

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  8. Work begins on Stanley Mills bridge which will see 12 weeks of road closures and diversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    STANLEY Mills Bridge on Ryeford Road will be closed from today for 12 weeks while essential improvements are made to improve safety of the structure. The county council is making essential structural improvements and adding safety features to the 200-year-old bridge on Ryeford Road which connects King's Stanley to A419 at Ryeford.

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  9. New park promises families a chance to get close to traditional farm...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | IcNetwork

    Geraint Robson and Caitlyn Corless, both from Cardiff, founded Ddraig Valley Farm Park in Pencoed, an animal centre designed to allow the public to get close to and learn more about both traditional and exotic species. Following the completion of their studies in environmental management and animal studies at Bridgend College's Pencoed Campus, the pair used their entrepreneurial talents to set up Ddraig Valley Farm on the grounds of the college campus, their former stomping ground.

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  10. CJCH brings capital city legal service to Blackwood with latest acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    The move expands the CJCH network of offices to six and brings the firm's capital city law services into the county of Caerphilly. The Patchell Davies office will continue to service the local community, as it has for more than 30 years, but now as part of a firm with an international reputation and a growing client base around the world.

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  11. Chrysan Gardner, 36, from Stonehouse, smashed five windows and the front door of a council propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    Chrysan Gardner, of Wharfdale Way, Bridgend, Stonehouse pleaded guilty to causing A 1,839 of damage to the property, which belongs to Stroud District Council , on March 27.

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  12. The UK economy is starting to feel the pinch a year after Brexit voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Metro UK News

    Brexit negotiations with the EU start tomorrow as it has become obvious the economy has suffered since last year's vote. The City of London's position as the financial centre of the world has taken a knock too as banks switch jobs to European cities like Paris and Frankfurt.

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  13. Plasterer threatened to hire A 10,000 hitman to assassinate his exRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | IcNetwork

    Nathan Turner, 27, was sentenced at Cardiff Crown Court on Friday after pleading guilty to twice breaching a restraining order preventing him from contacting Naomi Cooper. The pair were together for two years and had a child together but Ms Cooper decided to move back to her mother's home and the relationship didn't last, a judge was told.

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  14. Carwyn Jones is considering moving to Cardiff amid speculation he could stand downRead the original story

    Friday Jun 16 | World News Report

    First Minister Carwyn Jones is renting a flat in Cardiff and his family home in Bridgend is up for sale amid speculation that he will be stepping down as First Minister during the current National Assembly term. A number of Welsh Labour sources have told me that party members are openly speculating about who might succeed him if and when he steps down.

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  15. Rumours abound that First Minister Carwyn Jones to stand down with Ken Skates tipped as replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | IcNorthWales

    There is growing speculation Carwyn Jones could step down as First Minister during the current National Assembly term, with one of the favourites to replace him Clwyd South AM Ken Skates. Mr Jones is renting a flat in Cardiff and his family home in Bridgend is up for sale, reports WalesOnline.

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  16. Police say incident of woman reportedly being seen forced into van has now been resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | IcNetwork

    Police say an incident where a woman was reportedly seen been forced into a van has now been resolved after the people involved were traced. Officers had issued an appeal for witnesses on Monday after receiving a call from a concerned member of the public.

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  17. Newport boost second row optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Freepressseries.co.uk

    NEWPORT RFC have bolstered their second row options for the Principality Premiership next season with a trio of new recruits to go along with the returning Dan Partridge. Lock Partridge, 27, has committed to the Black and Ambers on a two-year deal after being on the radar of his former club Cardiff and will be joined by Joe Bartlett from Ebbw Vale, Jonathan Kenny from Bridgend and James Little, formerly of Cardiff Met.

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  18. A life-size replica of a Spitfire was among the many attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | IcNetwork

    It took plenty of 'Blitz spirit' to pull it together in the face of a common enemy - the British weather - but Wartime Bridgend has been declared a huge success. The re-enactment day saw the town centre transported back to the 1940s, with shop and pub staff dressing up in clothes from the era and even taping up their windows as they would have done during wartime to prevent flying glass from bomb blasts.

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  19. Richard Sherwood inquest: 'Delays' closing flood-hit roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | BBC News

    A motorist died after being swept into a flooded river after its closure was delayed despite a man being rescued an hour earlier, an inquest has heard. Russell Sherwood, 69, of Cilfrew, Neath, went missing while heading to Ewenny, Vale of Glamorgan, after Storm Angus hit on 20 November 2016.

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  20. Welsh next as Scots chase highest ever finishing place in U20 World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | Sunday Herald

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