Gwersyllt, Wales Newswire

Gwersyllt, Wales Newswire

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  1. School that got share of A 20m improvement fund rated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 20 | IcNorthWales

    Ysgol Bryn Alyn in Gwersyllt received a damning report from inspectors who highlighted pupils' lack of interest in lessons and lack of faith in students from teachers A school which benefited from a share of a 20m Welsh government investment to improve it has been put in special measures. Ysgol Bryn Alyn in Gwersyllt received a damning report from inspectors,who highlighted pupils having little interest in lessons and weak literacy and numeracy skills.

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  2. Garden Village, Little Acton & Hightown areas covered in new Town Link bus routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | Wrexham.com News

    New routes been announced for the two Town Link bus services - including coverage for Garden Village, Little Acton and Hightown. Launched in November 2017 , Town Link 1 and Town Link 2 aims to provide transport for passengers on key routes in and around town centre areas.

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  3. "Special measures required" at Wrexham secondary school...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | Wrexham.com News

    A secondary school in Wrexham has been placed in special measures after a recent inspection found several key factors to be unsatisfactory and in urgent need of improvement. Ysgol Bryn Alyn in Gwersyllt was inspected by Estyn, the Inspectorate for Education and Training in Wales, in December 2017.

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  4. Wrexham man who attempted to "incite children to commit sexual acts" jailed for 45 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Wrexham.com News

    A Wrexham man has been jailed for just under four years making, possessing and distributing indecent images of children and possession of extreme pornography along with charges of attempting to incite children to commit sexual acts. Robert Anthony Davies, 52, who appeared before Mold Crown Court on Wednesday 7th February received a 45 month prison sentence for the offences.

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  5. Road closed in Gwersyllt - emergency services respondingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | Wrexham.com News

    We are told the incident, thought to be a collision between vehicles, occurred on High Street close to the Tudor Avenue turning. Air ambo has gone over Caergwrle - not coming to Gwersyllt incident - probably from a crash by Caernarfon heading to Stoke link VOTE: Scrutiny decide NOT to refer the decision back.

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  6. Controversial parking charge plans for Blue Badge holders and country ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 4 | Wrexham.com News

    Controversial proposals to introduce parking charges at country parks and for Blue Badge visiting the town centre will be debated by councillors this week in a special meeting. Members of the Employment, Business and Investment Scrutiny Committee will consider on Wednesday whether the proposed charges should go back to the Executive Board for reconsideration.

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  7. How did Wrexham's schools rank the 2017 colour coded banding?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Wrexham.com News

    The Welsh Government's annual 'colour coded performance data' has been published - with many of Wrexham's primary and secondary schools falling into the 'Green' or 'Yellow' categories. The colour coding system, which is released annually as part of the Welsh Government's National Categorisation System was been introduced in 2014 to help identify those schools in need of support to improve.

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  8. Parking charge changes paused as Labour councillors 'call in' the decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | Wrexham.com News

    Plans to press ahead with the process to introduce parking charges at country parks and for Blue Badge holders have been put on pause following challenge from Labour councillors. Earlier this month Wrexham.com reported that members of the Executive Board had unanimously backed proposals to introduce charges for parking in country parks and for Blue Badge holders in the town centre.

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  9. New glass entrance installed as TA Pawb development enters final stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Wrexham.com News

    Those visiting the town centre over the past week or so may have noticed a new and bold addition to the exterior of TA Pawb. With less than 70 days until the multi-million pound arts and markets development opens to the public, a new glass entrance has been installed.

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  10. Man banned from keeping dogs for failing to treat dog's maggot infested tumourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    A Wrexham man has been banned from keeping dogs for three years after he failed to get veterinary care for his dog who was suffering with an ulcerated, infected and maggot infested tumour. Christopher Stewart Higgins aged 53 of Maes Hyfryd, Rhosrobin, pleaded guilty to one offence under the Animal Welfare Act 2006 today at Wrexham Magistrates' Court.

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  11. Have you seen Anthony Beard? Police appeal to find himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | IcNorthWales

    A tweet by North Wales Police Wrexham rural officers said: "Anthony Beard, 35, from the Gwersyllt area is currently wanted by Wrexham Rural officers. "He needs to hand himself in to Police. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call 101 quoting reference RC17190576."

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  12. Local MP discovers 'no plans' for fully bilingual UK passportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Clwyd South MP Susan Elan Jones posed a written question to the UK Home Office asking the Secretary of State if there was any plans for fully bi-lingual UK passports. Susan Elan Jones has referred to the recent blue passports 'reveal', a change from red, by UK Government as a 'stunt', and asked "Whether the Secretary of State for the Home Department plans to ensure that UK passports can be provided bi-lingually in English and Welsh for people living in Wales."

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  13. Wrexham's bus service issues raised in SeneddRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    North Wales Assembly Member Mark Isherwood has called for a Welsh Government Statement on local bus services following the demise of Acrefair-based bus company D.Jones and Son before Christmas. Raising the matter in Monday's Business Statement , Mr Isherwood referred to the concerns of local residents and said a Statement is needed to reflect these concerns and give residents some assurances that they are being listened to.

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  14. Public meeting to be held over new Welsh medium school in BorrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Local Councillor for Borras Debbie Wallice has organised a public meeting to discuss plans for a new Welsh medium school in Borras. Proposals for the new school were put forward by Wrexham Council in September 2017 in a bid to help meet the growing demand for Welsh-medium education in the area.

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  15. Warning issued following series of shed break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Residents are being urged to ensure their sheds and garages are secure following a series of break-ins over the past week across the Wrexham area. Appeals have been issued in relation to two thefts, with police stating that a number of items were stolen after thieves broke into a garage on Old Mold Road, Gwersyllt overnight between Sunday 14th January and Monday 15th January.

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  16. Weather warning issued with strong winds forecast to hit Wrexham overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    The Met Office have issued a 'Yellow Weather Warning' covering Wrexham, Wales and large parts of the north west of England, between 12:05am and 11am on Thursday 18th January. It it forecast that some parts of the country, including coastal areas, could be hit by gusts of between 50-60mph.

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  17. Telephone scam sees elderly and vulnerable victims in Wrexham lose hundreds of thousands of poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Elderly and vulnerable residents in Wrexham have been conned out of hundreds of thousands of pounds after being targeted by telephone fraudsters. Police say there have been a number of scams in rural parts of the county borough, with fraudsters targeting the victims via phone in a bid to steal money.

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  18. Lead councillors unanimously vote to progress plans to charge for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Plans to introduce parking charges for Blue Badge holders and in three country parks will press ahead to the next stage after receiving unanimous support from lead councillors. The proposals, which were presented to the Executive Board this morning, had featured as part of the recent Difficult Decisions budget consultation and are seen as being "well received" by the public.

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  19. Wrexham sporting groups encouraged to bid for share of Community Chest fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    Local sporting groups across Wrexham are being encouraged to bid for a share of funding which could help with everything from equipment to training. Another round of applications for Community Chest funding from Sports Wales is open, with the closing date on Wednesday 17th January.

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  20. How much would you be prepared to pay for policing in North Wales?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Wrexham.com News

    That is the question being asked* by North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner, Arfon Jones, who is calling on people to take part in survey to find out how much voters are prepared to pay for policing. The online poll has been launched by Mr Jones as police across the country digest the news of how much the Home Office is providing towards their budget - about 50% of the total cost.

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