Oswestry, England Newswire

Oswestry, England Newswire

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  1. Wrexham teenager appears in court charged with conspiracy to commit murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | IcNorthWales

    Telmo Daniel Bernardo, 18, was in the dock at Stafford Crown Court in connection with a stabbing incident in the Oswestry area The charge relates to an incident in Castlefields, Oswestry, on the night of January 23, in which a man sustained serious stab wounds. Bernardo was remanded in custody and will next attend Stafford Crown Court on March 4 for a plea and trial preparation hearing.

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  2. Council to snub opening ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Furious members of Oswestry Rural Parish Council agreed it would not be appropriate for their chairman, Councillor Matt Lee, to cut the ribbon at the ceremony for Montgomery Place, off Morda Road, after they battled to prevent the development from going ahead. He said: "Some residents contacted the council about the invitation and so we discussed it at our meeting on Tuesday.

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  3. Tonight's local by-election line-up: 3 CON defences and a LAB oneRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Politicalbetting.com

    Bottisham on East Cambridgeshire Result of council at last election : Conservatives 36, Liberal Democrats 2, Independent 1 Result of ward at last election : Emboldened denotes elected Conservatives 1,100 , 1,002 Liberal Democrats 678, 634 Labour 347, 339 Candidates duly nominated: Steven Aronson , Daniel Divine , Steven O'Dell , Alan Sharp East Cambridgeshire is the essence of what has been happening to the Liberal Democrats since 2003 . At those elections, the Liberal Democrats polled 27% in the national projected vote share and in those local elections they won 3,577 seats and controlled or had a hand in controlling 53 councils , however just four years later and it was all reversed.

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  4. Wrexham teenager charged with conspiracy to commit murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | IcNorthWales

    Telmo Bernardo, 18, appeared in court charged over an incident in Castlefields, Oswestry, in which a man sustained serious stab wounds Telmo Bernardo, 18, of Glan Gors, was charged on Friday and appeared at Telford Magistrates' Court the following day. It relates to an incident in Castlefields, Oswestry, on Saturday, January 23, in which a man sustained serious stab wounds.

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  5. Tributes to 92-year-old Wrexham former school dinner ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Mrs Hunter, who was born in Oswestry but lived in Garden Village for most of her life, worked in a shop before working as a canteen assistant at Alexandra and Rhosddu primary schools before her retirement about 32 years ago. She was also a faithful worshipper at Bethel Presbyterian Chapel in Garden Village, attending services until late last year.

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  6. Barry Town United looking for glory against Welsh Premier League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    A BUMPER attendance is expected early this Saturday evening for what has been billed as the biggest football match in Barry for over a decade, as Barry Town United take on Welsh Premier League champions The New Saints at Jenner Park which kicks-off at 5.15pm. Manager Gavin Chesterfield will lead his Town troops into the JD Welsh Cup Fourth Round tie aware of the size of the task ahead; but confident that his players have the ability to rock the current cup holders should they perform to their sizeable potential.

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  7. Volunteers all set for trip to refugee campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Thousands of items, including tents and clothing that were sent in by people in the Oswestry area at the end of last year, have been boxed up for weeks after the teams at CHALK CIC and Seventh Heaven in Chirk launched a drive to support those caught up on the Syrian crisis. But although the journey has suffered setbacks, and was postponed following the Paris terror attacks, the team is now ready to head out to the French camp next Tuesday.

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  8. New manager at New Fairholme, OswestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Imelda Briones, who lives in the town, joined parent company Coverage Care in 2012 as deputy manager at the former Fairholme facility in Morda Road.

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  9. Second Wrexham teen arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | IcNorthWales

    The 18-year-old man was taken into custody yesterday in connection with a night-time incident in Castlefields near Oswestry last Saturday, which saw a man sustain serious stab wounds. It follows the arrest on Wednesday of a 19-year-old man from Coedpoeth, who has since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

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  10. Lyme disease victim on mend after A 20K treatment in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Border Counties Advertizer

    A MOTHER living with chronic Lyme Disease is back home in Pant after travelling to Germany for life-changing treatment. Toni Kirkham, 44, was bitten by a tick in 2009 while working outside in the garden but was not diagnosed by doctors for 18 months.

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  11. Music and comedy on the way to LlanymynechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Also featuring folk trio Half Six, clarinettist Anya Hulusi, soprano Louisa Warburton, covers band Colourblind, folk combo Devil's Chair and comedy sketches from Llanymynech Amateur Dramatic Society, the evening is in aid of Cancer Research UK and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St Mary's Hospital, Manchester.

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  12. More messages to be inscribed on anti-knife monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Individuals and groups from across the UK are being invited to inscribe personal words on blades that will make up the Knife Angel, a six-metre commemoration which is expected to be unveiled on the Fourth Plinth at Trafalgar Square later this year. The first inscriptions were made last summer by long-standing supporters of the 'Save a Life, Surrender Your Knife' campaign led by Lisa McNeil, of Chirk, whose son Danny Jones was fatally stabbed following an incident in Oswestry in April 2013 and Edna Maddocks, of Llay in Wrexham, whose son Craig was murdered just two months later.

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  13. British Civil War Course About to Start at NSCRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | PR.com

    A new part-time leisure course is about to start at North Shropshire College's Oswestry Campus. The 'Exploring the British Civil Wars , 1642 to 1660' course will lift the lid on what life was like during those turbulent times, the course will be taught by Dr. Jonathan Worton.

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  14. Co-operative Bank to close in OswestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Border Counties Advertizer

    OSWESTRY will lose its Co-operative Bank later this year. Customers were informed over the weekend that the branch, which is based on The Cross in the centre of the town, will close its doors on May 3. It follows a string of bank closures in the region over recent months, with HSBC announcing its closure of branches in Chirk and Llanfyllin, but assuring customers that its Oswestry branch will remain.

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  15. Oswestry M&S urged staff to wear thermal underwear to combat the coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Border Counties Advertizer

    STAFF at Oswestry's Marks and Spencer store were asked to wear thermal underwear at work after a heating system failed. The Simply Food store on Smithfield Road was without heating for several days because of defective heaters, which sent temperatures inside the store plummeting.

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  16. Oswestry junction improvement is not on the agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Border Counties Advertizer

    SHROPSHIRE Council officials say there are no plans to improve a busy Oswestry road junction which brings traffic to a standstill on a daily basis. The three-way junction which links Gobowen Road, Whittington Road and Coppice Drive, has become a notorious pinch-point in the town at peak times.

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  17. Smithfield site talks continuingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Border Counties Advertizer

    The beleaguered complex off Shrewsbury Road was put in jeopardy last year after supermarket giant Morrisons a leading company for the development announced it was suspending the creation of new stores. However, Oswestry Town Council has now revealed it is in talks with the national chain to bring the site into use as soon as possible.

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  18. Trefonen house left without a roof after severe blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Firefighters from across the county rushed to the property in Woodland View which has been left without a roof, while a neighbouring property has suffered smoke damage, following the blaze which began in the loft shortly before 10.30am. Assistant group commender for Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service , Pete Hawkins, said their efforts were hampered as the building had been deemed unsafe after the roof trusses and tiles collapsed and landed on the first floor.

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  19. Firefighters called to Starbucks in Oswestry after suspected gas leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Firefighters from the town were called to the Starbucks cafe and drive-thru, at the Oswestry Gateway off Shrewsbury Road, after receiving reports shortly after 5pm, however nothing was found.

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  20. New store for town GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Countrywide, which offers a range of clothing and equipment for farmers, smallholders, equestrians, plus pet supplies, will be the latest firm to come to the Oswestry Gateway development, based off Shrewsbury Road. The development will bring 12 full-time jobs and five part-time jobs and marks a renewed interest in the site as plans to bring American eatery OK Diner to the Gateway are currently awaiting a decision from Shropshire Council.

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