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  1. Giant 150 tonne tunnel boring machine sets to work on Elan Valley Aqueduct bypass tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | IcWalsall

    First section of giant 150 tonne tunnel boring machine lowered in to shaft next to elan valley aqueduct to start work on first bypass pipe at Bledffa It is one of the most important developments in the supply of water to Birmingham for more than 100 years. Now work has finally begun on the first phase of the 300 million scheme to support the Victorian pipeline that has been bringing fresh water from Wales to city taps for more than 100 years.

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  2. FOOTBALL: Knighton through to Radnorshire Cup FinalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Hereford Times

    The second semi-final will be between Builth Wells and Radnor Valley and is set to take place on Sunday, February 25. All of the scheduled Spar Mid-Wales League Division One matches were called off last Saturday due to waterlogged pitches. Meanwhile in Division Two, Newbridge go to Dolgellau, Presteigne travel to Penybont United and Talgarth Town host Hay St Mary's.

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  3. Deadly dog disease Alabama Rot spreads further into WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | IcNetwork

    Vets are warning dog owners to be aware of the symptoms after two new cases of Alabama Rot were reported in Powys. Bilbo, also known as Mr B, was put to sleep on January 23 after a sore on his paw eventually led to kidney failure.

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  4. Presteigne land bought for cemetery expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 3 | BBC News

    Powys council bought land next to Presteigne Cemetery for A 47,000 and it will now draw up plans to develop it to expand the existing site. The expansion will cost A 120,000 but the council said it would cut demand on other nearby council cemeteries.

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  5. Mia Price in action for Hereford Ladies 2nds. Photos: James MaggsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 31 | Hereford Times

    WYE are off the bottom of the GoCrea8 Hockey League De Cymru & the Marches 1 Division after beating fellow strugglers Hereford 2-1. Jonny Cross opened the scoring for Ross following a short corner before Luke Ward hit a reverse low ball that went in off a post.

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  6. HOCKEY: Leominster thrash HerefordRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 24 | Hereford Times

    A DOMINANT performance from Leominster saw them thrash county rivals Hereford 8-1 in De Cymru & The Marches 1 of the GoCrea8 Hockey League. Dan Petrie and Nicko Evans opened up a 2-0 lead at half-time before the floodgates really opened after the break.

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  7. Two-vehicle crash in ShobdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 22 | Hereford Times

    Emergency services were called at 8am on Saturday to a crash between a white Land Rover and a white Citroen Berlingo on the B4362 Shobdon to Presteigne road. The vehicles were made safe by a fire crew from Leominster and one person was checked at the scene by the ambulance service.

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  8. Teme Valley Vintage Club prepares for national eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Hereford Times

    PREPARATIONS are now well underway for the 2018 NVTRR in Knighton, Radnorshire hosted by Teme Valley Vintage Club which sees hundreds of tractors descending on the border market town situated at the mid-point of Offa's Dyke, the ancient boundary between England and Wales on April 1. The club has been selected to host the National Vintage Tractor Road Run 2018 with the featured county of Radnorshire. It will also be assisted by other tractor clubs of Radnorshire and the Borders.

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  9. Wales review of the year: Harness racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | HarnessLink.com

    Looking back on Mid Wales trotting during 2017 one inevitably thinks of the weather, which generally provided good conditions for racing, it was a little dry early on, but the showers in the latter part of the season helped the tracks provide some wonderfully competitive harness racing. As usual the season began on the all weather track at Amman Valley with two meetings a fortnight apart, the prestigious Llangadog meeting has provided the opening meeting of the season for generations and still retains the atmosphere of anticipation for the start of racing.

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  10. Harold Nicholls, from Llandrindod Wells, arriving at a recent PIC and MIC social functionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2017 | Hereford Times

    CRACKERS and cranberries, puddings and Prosecco, turkey and talk of everything other than shares was evident at Presteigne Investment Club and Marches Investment Club joint Christmas dinner at the Fforest Inn, near New Radnor, recently. David Delaney, chairman of PIC, reminded members present what a great year it had been for the two sister clubs: Entertaining monthly meetings, increasing profits for both clubs and a programme of social activities throughout the year.

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  11. Knighton and Presteigne Liberal Democrats hold their first Christmas marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Hereford Times

    From left: Ben Asson from Radnorshire Ales, Kirsty Williams, Rachel Jebbett and Jim Saunders The branch's first ever Christmas Market attracted so many people that holly became a source of prickly controversy as it made intimate contact with several of those attending.

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  12. Shaun Hill, seen here in a previous match, scored for Leominster. Photo: David GriffithsRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Hereford Times

    Goals from Dan Petrie and Shaun Hill saw Leominster race into a 2-0 lead before being pegged back late in the firs half. After the break, despite creating a number of chances, Leominster were unable to extend their lead, but managed to see the game out.

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  13. Publishing trio prove print is alive and wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Hereford Times

    Latest to hit the road is Classic Motoring Review, a brand new quarterly aimed at enthusiasts with a passion for the heyday of 'real' motoring which now joins what has become a local phenomenon for home-produced periodicals. CMR comes hot off the dining room press from Presteigne journalist Mark Williams, forming a trio of separate journals coming out of this veritable golden triangle of publishing.

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  14. FOOTBALL: Craven Arms remain bottom following defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Ludlow Advertiser

    CRAVEN ARMS TOWN remain bottom of the Mercian Regional League Premier Division after losing 3-0 at Oakengates Rangers Youth. Town have won just one of their nine league games so far this season and are behind fellow strugglers Shifnal United 97 on goal difference.

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  15. Craven Arms Town lost 3-0 to Oakesngates Athletic YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Ludlow Advertiser

    CRAVEN ARMS TOWN remain bottom of the Mercian Regional League Premier Division after losing 3-0 at Oakengates Rangers Youth. Town have won just one of their nine league games so far this season and are behind fellow strugglers Shifnal United 97 on goal difference.

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  16. Steve Dobson celebrates scoring for Leominster against Ross. Photos: David GriffithsRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2017 | Hereford Times

    LEOMINSTER returned to winning ways with a resounding 7-3 win over county rivals Ross -on-Wye in De Cymru and The Marches 1 of the GoCrea8 Hockey League. With Ross fielding a depleted team, Leominster raced into a 5-1 half time lead thanks to goals from Dan Petrie , Shaun Hill, Jonty Goode and Steve Dobson.

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  17. Hereford Ladies Hockey v Blockley - Jules Messer. Photos: James MaggsRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | Hereford Times

    HEREFORD claimed their third win at home after beating Blockley 6-4 in an entertaining North Division match of the West Clubs' Women's Hockey League. Hereford Seconds are finding life tough in Severn Division One and are still winless following a 7-1 hammering by Gloucester Thirds.

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  18. Moishe's Bagel deliver infections and danceable rhythmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Ludlow Advertiser

    On Sunday, Knighton Community Centre welcomes five highly regarded Scottish musicians collectively known as Moishe's Bagel. Performing an infectious and highly danceable blend of klezmer and gypsy jazz with hints of Middle Eastern and Balkan rhythms to spice the mix, the band has played sell out gigs at major venues like London's Jazz Cafe, The Sage Gateshead, St George's Bristol and Edinburgh Queens Hall.

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  19. The bowling club being awarded their trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Hereford Times

    Mid Wales League president Barry Tomlinson presented the Mid Wales Bowls League Trophy to Presteigne Club president Brian Shirt watched by the winning team members.

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  20. Welsh football round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Hereford Times

    PRESTEIGNE have jumped up to fourth place in Spar Mid-Wales League Division Two after beating Penybont United 3-1 last night. Elsewhere in Division Two, Hay St Marys maintained their unbeaten after Tom Langdon, Kevin Jones and Callum Maddy scored in a 3-1 win over Brecon Northcote, while Talgarth Town drew 1-1 at Builth Wells; Louis Pritchard scoring their goal.

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