Penrhyndeudraeth, Wales Newswire

Penrhyndeudraeth, Wales Newswire

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  1. Gwynedd schoolgirl battling cancer given dream trip to Disney WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | IcNorthWales

    A seven-year-old girl who has been battling cancer has had her dream of visiting Walt Disney World come true. Brave Awel Williams, from Penrhyndeudraeth, is currently in remission from Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia, which she was diagnosed with in October 2012.

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  2. Good neighbours become enemies in S4C's Rownd a RowndRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    It's a case of 'hate' thy neighbour in Rownd a Rownd this week, as Meical and Arthur's fight erupts into an almighty war. "It all started when Arthur bought a motor home - quite an ugly one to be honest - but in Arthur's eyes it's fantastic" says Gwyn Vaughan, who plays Arthur, a character who has the knack of getting on other people's nerves! "He's parked the motor home outside Meical's house which means Meical can't park his own van outside his home.

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  3. Dashcam captures van in Wrexham almost colliding with a carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    The driver of the car, who does not wish to be named, said she was indicating right to leave Bury Street onto Hightown's Kingsmills Road towards Wrexham. However when she was let out, a van driver overtook the traffic queue travelling out of Wrexham, almost hitting the female driver's car.

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  4. Drone footage of Ffestiniog Railway trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    These dramatic images of the Snowdonian - an annual 80 mile round trip covering the entire length of the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway s - were shot by railway officials using a drone. The footage shows the train cross the level crossing at Penrhyndeudraeth and exit the Garnedd tunnel near Tan-y-Bwlch.

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  5. Bishop of Bangor says 'political solution' is needed after aid visit to France refugee campsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | North Wales Chronicle

    THE Bishop of Bangor has said a political solution is needed to resolve the migrant crisis after visiting refugee camps in France. The Right Reverend Andy John left Bangor Cathedral last Friday afternoon to deliver aid packets to refugees around Calais and Dunkirk.

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  6. Bishop of Bangor joins trip to deliver aid packets to Calais and Dunkirk refugee campsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | North Wales Chronicle

    The Right Reverend Andy John left Bangor Cathedral on Friday afternoon to deliver aid to the refugee camps around Calais and Dunkirk in France this weekend. He is travelling as part of a multi-faith group led by Sara Roberts, a Lay Reader from the Bro Moelwyn Ministry Area, who is part of Holy Trinity Church in Penrhyndeudraeth.

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  7. Funeral for Llanfair teenager Josh Hopcroft to be held in HarlechRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    The family of the 18-year-old, who went missing sparking a search, have asked everyone to wear a daffodil and bright clothes at the service Friends of a young man found dead after he was reported missing are asked to wear a daffodil and bright clothes at his funeral. A celebration of the life of Joshua Llwyd-Hopcroft will take place at St Tanwg's Church, Harlech , on Friday.

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  8. Mountain rescue boss finds his own teenage son dead after an all-night search operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Mountain rescue boss finds his own teenage son hanged in fields near to their home after an all-night search operation Dion Llwyd had been searching all night alongside members of the Aberglaslyn Mountain Rescue Team for son Josh Llwyd-Hopcroft A mountain rescue leader found his own son hanged in fields near to their family home after he was was called to lead an all-night search and rescue operation. Dion Llwyd and members of the Aberglaslyn Mountain Rescue had been asked by North Wales police to help search for a missing young man.

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  9. Popular teenager Josh Hopcroft was found dead in woods near LlanfairRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | IcNetwork

    The father and another son helped carry home the body of the popular teenager that their unit had been called to help find Mr Llwyd - who set out at first light on March 1 after a six-hour search that lasted until 5am that morning - tragically discovered his 18-year-old son, Josh Llwyd Hopcroft, hanging in woodland. Distraught Mr Llwyd, Josh's brother and a 10-strong team helped carry Josh's body back to their family home, the Daily Post reported .

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  10. Terrifying moment a reckless trailer-towing Land Rover nearly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Terrifying moment a reckless trailer-towing Land Rover nearly crashes head on into a car and THREE motorbikes while overtaking into the path of oncoming traffic Terrifying dashcam footage has captured the moment a trailer-towing Land Rover driver narrowly misses four oncoming vehicles as he drives in the middle of the road while overtaking into oncoming traffic. Driver Philip Gordon Wearing can be seen weaving out in front of a car and narrowly missing four oncoming vehicles in his Land Rover Discovery while pulling a trailer along the narrow A487 in Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd, in September last year.

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  11. See shocking near-miss as driver spared jail over 'dangerous' overtakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Philip Gordon Wearing, 58, almost crashes twice while pulling out into the path on oncoming traffic on a busy road in North Wales Shocking dashcam footage shows the terrifying moment a driver almost crashes TWICE after attempting a 'dangerous' overtake on a busy road. He somehow manages to avoid colliding with an oncoming car travelling in the opposite direction along the narrow A487 in Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd, North Wales.

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  12. Penrhyndeudraeth dashcam driver gets suspended jail termRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    The driver caught in a dashcam video carrying out a "dangerous" overtaking manoeuvre which resulted in a shocking near miss has received a six-month suspended jail term today. Philip Gordon Wearing pleaded guilty at Caernarfon Crown Court to dangerous driving in a Land Rover Discovery on the A487 in Penrhyndeudraeth in September last year.

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  13. Tributes flood in after teenager's body found in Gwynedd forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | North Wales Chronicle

    Mr Hopcroft, originally of Penrhyndeudraeth, studied at Coleg Meirion Dwyfor, Dolgellau and was a former pupil of Ysgol Y Gader. Friends and family took to Facebook to offer their tributes, with dozens leaving Rest in Peace messages on the teenager's page.

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  14. Friends create heartbreaking Facebook video tribute to popular teen found dead in woodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Dozens of other young people have taken to Facebook since the 18-year-old's death to express their shock. Friend TJ Harty, who knew Josh when they were at Ysgol Y Gader together, said: "I've known him since he started at secondary school.

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  15. Outpouring of grief after popular Llanfair teen diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    Dozens of other young people have taken to Facebook since news of his death broke to express their shock at his death. Friend TJ Harty, who knew Josh when they were at Ysgol Y Gader together, said: "I've known him since he started at secondary school.

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  16. Gang took Bangor man's home in A 8,000 caravan theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | North Wales Chronicle

    WHEN a gang of criminals towed away a caravan they also stole the Bangor victim's home, a judge was told. As well as losing his 8,000 home on land at Penrhosgarnedd, Bangor, Idris Williams found the property inside, some of it sentimental, had also disappeared.

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  17. Penally station works complete A 6.5m improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Western Telegraph

    Penally train station's new information screen is the final one to be installed in the Arriva Trains Wales network. Pictured with ATW's Catherine Sweeney and Emma Davies are John Horner from the sign's installation company and Martin Keane from Network Ra A NEW information screen at Penally railway station is the final piece in a A 6.5m communications improvement jigsaw for Arriva Trains Wales.

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  18. Penally station works complete A 6.5m improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Western Telegraph

    Penally train station's new information screen is the final one to be installed in the Arriva Trains Wales network. Pictured with ATW's Catherine Sweeney and Emma Davies are John Horner from the sign's installation company and Martin Keane from Network Ra A NEW information screen at Penally railway station is the final piece in a A 6.5m communications improvement jigsaw for Arriva Trains Wales.

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  19. Take a first look around Bangor's new A 5.1m primary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    Work on Ysgol Glancegin in Maesgeirchen is set to begin in the summer, and it will open to pupils in September 2017 They were revealed by Gwynedd council as they announced that North Wales company Wynne Construction had won the main contract to build the new Ysgol Glancegin at Maesgeirchen. The new building will have room for 240 pupils and will offer an external teaching space, as well as providing new play areas.

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  20. Property Insider: Stunning Penrhyndeudraeth house built by Sir Clough ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | IcNorthWales

    A stunning five-bedroomed villa situated within 0.9 acres of garden ground is on the market for 995,000. Enjoying a south easterly facing position overlooking the Dwyryd Estuary with the Rhinog mountain range beyond, Mardir provides a tireless vista and an endless feast for the eyes.

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