Cwmbran, Wales Newswire

Cwmbran, Wales Newswire

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  1. Residents fighting council meal service cutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

    RESIDENTS at an assisted living home in Cwmbran will be losing a 'lifeline' when their daily meal service is cut due to council savings. At the moment, the Melin Homes-run Ty George Lansbury in Croesyceiliog cooks one meal per day for its residents.

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  2. Police appeal after two burglaries in a Cwmbran streetRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    GWENT Police are appealing for information following two burglaries on Rosemead, in the Greenmeadow area of Cwmbran, earlier this month. Items stolen include a Go Pro camera, a 40" Panasonic TV, an XBox, and a range of jewellery including a Swarovski black barrel pen with a diamond encrusted grip, a gold dart pendant, an eye-shaped pendant with a diamond in the middle, and Hot Diamonds lightning bolt-shaped earrings with a diamond in the centre.

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  3. Fire-hit school to continue to use temporary classroomsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

    A CWMBRAN primary school devastated by fire earlier this year will continue to use temporary classrooms following a council decision. The deliberate fire, started in the early hours of New Year's Day 2016, destroyed the infant and nursery block at Cwmbran's Coed Eva Primary School.

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  4. The damage caused by a fire at Coed Eva Primary school, Cwmbran..Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    A CWMBRAN primary school devastated by fire earlier this year will continue to use temporary classrooms following a council decision. The deliberate fire, started in the early hours of New Year's Day 2016, destroyed the infant and nursery block at Cwmbran's Coed Eva Primary School.

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  5. Residents fighting cut council meal serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Freepressseries.co.uk

    RESIDENTS at an assisted living home in Cwmbran will be losing a 'lifeline' when their daily meal service is cut due to council savings. At the moment, the Melin Homes-run Ty George Lansbury in Croesyceiliog cooks one meal per day for its residents.

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  6. Interactive water play area planned for poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Freepressseries.co.uk

    The re-development work at the Pontypool Active Living Centre will feature two squash court and multi-use area, a refurbished fitness suite and an enhancement to the cafe area. The main pool at the Pontypool facility, along with the hydroslides, are under renovation, after a number of the tiles 'popped like Rice Krispies', prompting the need for essential maintenance.

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  7. Stars of the future shine in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South Wales Argus

    WHETHER they were running, jumping or throwing, Gwent athletes picked up their fair share of medals at the Welsh Junior Championships over two days of competition in Newport. Newport Harriers' Daniel Cork added almost a metre to his personal best in the under-20 men's shot put to take gold.

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  8. Trio swim channel at night in memory of close friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South Wales Argus

    THREE Gwent swimmers have raised more than A 4,500 after swimming across the English Channel in memory of a friend who died from cancer. Cwmbran's Gareth Way, Dawn Lea from Monmouth and Leighton Coleman of Ponthir are hoping to hit the A 5,000 mark before handing the final amount to the three charities of Velindre, St David's Hospice and Help for Heroes at the end of month.

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  9. Donations flood in for appeal to help disabled Cwmbran teen to talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | South Wales Argus

    AN APPEAL to help a disabled Cwmbran teenager to talk has gone from strength to strength, after raising A 1,465 in five days. The Gofundme page 'Help Megan Talk' was set up by the family of Megan Martin, 19, of Coed Eva, who was born with cerebral palsy and epilepsy, conditions which affect her ability to communicate.

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  10. Interactive water play area planned for Pontypool Active Living CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | South Wales Argus

    The re-development work at the Pontypool Active Living Centre will feature two squash court and multi-use areas, a refurbished fitness suite and an enhancement to the cafe area. The main pool at the Pontypool facility, along with the hydroslides, are under renovation, after a number of the tiles 'popped like Rice Krispies', prompting the need for essential maintenance.

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  11. Blaenavon and Pontypool buck the trend with a rise in shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | South Wales Argus

    Both Blaenavon and Pontypool continue to go against the grain when compared to other Gwent high streets. Between 2010 and 2015, Blaenavon has attracted 19 per cent more people, accounting for more than 1,000 extra weekly shoppers in the town than in previous years.

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  12. Olympian Jamie Baulch tries to find his birth dad after emotional search to find his mumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | IcNetwork

    Just two years ago, former Olympian Jamie Baulch shared the story of how he finally found his birth mother after an emotional search. But after meeting the woman who gave him up for adoption as a baby, he now wants to find out who his biological father is.

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  13. Getting your A-level results tomorrow? What to do if you don't get what you were expectingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | South Wales Argus

    RESULTS of any kind are a typically daunting affair, with GCSE and A-level results marking the next chapter for many young people's lives. While some will gain the required grades to get into their first-choice universities, many will just miss out and be seemingly faced with a dead end.

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  14. 15 interesting, unusual and well-paid jobs in Wales that you can apply for right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | IcNetwork

    Drivers are based at the Cwmbran depot and will earn between 22,000 and 25,000. The main Megabus network is Cardiff-Bristol-London, but it also currently has services to Birmingham, Rugby, Pembroke Dock, Swansea, Camarthen and Aberystwyth.

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  15. Former TJ's owner would be 'turning in his grave' following building blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | South Wales Argus

    FIRE: Thirty-two firefighters from six crews tackled the blaze for more than an hour-and-a-half on Saturday night THE former owner of the legendary TJ's music venue in Newport would be "turning in his grave" if he knew about a deliberate fire that engulfed the building at the weekend, according to his ex-wife. Thirty-two firefighters from Maindee, Malpas, Duffryn, Cwmbran, New Inn and Risca tackled the blaze for more than an hour-and-a-half on Saturday night after smoke filled the derelict building at Clarence Place.

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  16. Business woman drove into plumber's car but is spared jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Daily Mail

    Road rage Mercedes driver who drove into a plumber's car after a showdown on a narrow bridge was spared jail because she's been SACKED over the attack Caroline Hamer, 37, was found guilty of a road rage attack after a court heard she refused to back down over the right of way of a narrow bridge crossing a river A businesswoman who drove into a plumber's car after a showdown on a narrow bridge was spared jail - because she's been sacked over the road rage attack. Former care company worker Caroline Hamer, 37, was found guilty of a road rage attack after a court heard she refused to back down over the right of way of a narrow bridge crossing a river in Cwmbran, South Wales.

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  17. The RawFfest team at the Riverfront who are planning a new festival for young people.Read the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | South Wales Argus

    A NEW youth arts festival organised by young people, for young people is coming to Newport's Riverfront Theatre this week. From short films to live music and from fashion shows to plays, RawFfest will embrace all sorts of art forms.

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  18. Former TJ's owner would be 'turning in his grave' following building blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | South Wales Argus

    FIRE: Thirty-two firefighters from six crews tackled the blaze for more than an hour-and-a-half on Saturday night THE former owner of the legendary TJ's music venue in Newport would be "turning in his grave" if he knew about a deliberate fire that engulfed the building at the weekend, according to his ex-wife. Thirty-two firefighters from Maindee, Malpas, Duffryn, Cwmbran, New Inn and Risca tackled the blaze for more than an hour-and-a-half on Saturday night after smoke filled the derelict building at Clarence Place.

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  19. Entrepreneurs launch businesses with council supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Campaignseries.co.uk

    Left to right: Richard Murphey, Communities First; Karen Newton, chairman of Torfaen Effect; Wendy Williams, Celebrate with Wendy; Jason Winmill, The Handy Man; Jayne Skyrme, Torfaen Effect The Handy Man, Celebrate with Wendy, and Once Upon a Dress were all supported by a project designed to help residents in Communities First areas to develop their business ideas. Further support was provided by Torfaen Effect, a panel of volunteers drawn from the local businesses community, voluntary organisations and the public sector, who provide free confidential business expertise and advice.

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  20. Crowd of 8,000 enjoy the sunshine at Chepstow ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | South Wales Argus

    CHEPSTOW Show was hailed a success by organisers after the agricultural event attracted more than 8,000 people at the weekend. The event, hosted by the Chepstow Agricultural Society took place at the Chepstow Racecourse on Saturday.

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