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NEWS UPDATE – MEN JAILED FOR ROGUE TRADERS PROPERTY WORK SCAM

Men jailed for rogue traders property work scam Two rogue traders have been jailed after conning a man in his 60s into handing over more...

Hays reveals the top ten jobs for 2019

As many workers return to their jobs after a well-earned break between Christmas and New Year, it’s the optimum time for staff to consider...

Fatal collision, Ogmore Vale – Appeal for witnesses and family tribute

Fatal collision, Ogmore Vale – Appeal for witnesses and family tribute South Wales Police is continuing to appeal for people to come forward with information...

Elvis fan Paul is the king at the social care Oscars

Elvis fan Paul is the king at the social care Oscars An Elvis fan from Swansea was all shook up when he won a gold...

Devoted couple with severely disabled foster son among Swansea care winners

Devoted couple with severely disabled foster son among Swansea care winners A Swansea couple who have devoted their lives to caring for their severely disabled...

WELSH TECH FIRM AWARDED CONTRACT TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MONMOUTHSHIRE

WELSH TECH FIRM AWARDED CONTRACT TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MONMOUTHSHIRE GPC Systems Ltd is one of five tech companies awarded contracts to tackle loneliness...

WARD THOMAS – RESOLUTION CHALLENGE OF TIME OUT FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

Ward Thomas Champion Peace of Mind New Year’s Resolution #NoScrollSunday New Album ‘Restless Minds’ Out February   Rising UK stars Ward Thomas (24 year old twin sisters Catherine...

Great games to keep your dog in top form this winter!

Great games to keep your dog in top form this winter! Whilst winter is a beautiful time of year with plenty of things to enjoy,...

Hat trick of awards for Port Talbot home in the care...

Hat trick of awards for Port Talbot home in the care industry Oscars A Port Talbot care home has scooped a hat-trick of awards at...

BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION – BANISH CHOCOLATE CHALLENGE!

BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION - BANISH CHOCOLATE CHALLENGE! Dear Editor, This is a call out to all chocoholics, cocoa bean lovers and confectionary enthusiasts! A suggestion, a...

South Wales Police celebrates half a century since four forces merged...

And then there was one: South Wales Police celebrates half a century since four forces merged to form Wales’ biggest police force. On the 1st...

PUBLIC APPEAL – HAVE YOU SEEN THIS WOMAN?

PUBLIC APPEAL ON MISSING WOMAN! Ms Dattani, 56, has been reported as missing from an address in the Llandough area - she was last seen...

Two South Wales Police officers have been recognised in the Queen’s...

Two South Wales Police officers have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours. Cardiff-based Police Constable Richard Paines has been awarded the British Empire...

Lee Crooks appointed Wales under 16 head coach

Lee Crooks appointed Wales under 16 head coach Wales Rugby League have appointed Great Britain legend Lee Crooks as their new under 16 international side’s...

SPORTS NEWS – OSPREYS TEAM TO PLAY THE DRAGONS

Ospreys team to play the Dragons The Ospreys team to play the Dragons at Rodney Parade on Sunday 30th December 2018, KO 3.00pm (local time),...

Half a million pounds saved in South Wales via anti-fraud bank...

Half a million pounds saved in South Wales via anti-fraud bank and police collaboration More than half a million pounds has potentially been saved from...

Jimi marks milestone birthday with donation to unit that saved his...

Jimi marks milestone birthday with donation to unit that saved his life A schoolboy has donated more than £1,300 to a unit which cares for...

Welsh volunteers raise over £1K for Tsunami Survivors

Welsh volunteers raise over £1K for Tsunami Survivors   A group of volunteers from Cardiff have raised an impressive £1486.00 for the survivors of the September Indonesia Tsunami which...

999 service gears up for the busiest night of the year

999 service gears up for the busiest night of the year The emergency services 999 line has provided a lifeline for members of the...

NEWS UPDATE – MAN CHARGED WITH MURDER OF 46-YEAR-OLD LANA JAYNE...

NEWS UPDATE MAN CHARGED WITH MURDER OF 46-YEAR-OLD LANA JAYNE OWEN Philip George Andrews, 51, from Miskin Road in Trealaw, Tonypandy appeared at Cardiff Crown Court...

EIGHTEEN YEAR OLD SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS FOR STABBING TEEN IN...

NEWS UPDATE EIGHTEEN YEAR OLD SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS FOR STABBING TEEN IN PENARTH An 18-year-old man has been sentenced to seven years in detention after...

NEWS UPDATE – POLICE ISSUE ECSTASY DRUG WARNING TO THE GENERAL...

NEWS UPDATE Police issue ecstasy drug warning to the general public South Wales Police are issuing another public warning after linking a potentially lethal ecstasy tablet...

Cardiff couple sentenced for explosives offences

Cardiff couple sentenced for explosives offences Two people from Cardiff have appeared at the Central Criminal Court at the Old Bailey today (Friday 21st December)...

NEWS UPDATE – Live-streaming blackmailer who ran child abuse site jailed...

Live-streaming blackmailer who ran child abuse site jailed for eight years A computer expert has been jailed for eight years after admitting offences including operating...

Geraint Thomas raises over £15k for Alzheimer’s Society Cymru at exclusive...

Geraint Thomas raises over £15k for Alzheimer’s Society Cymru at exclusive auction On Thursday the 20th of December Geraint Thomas and friends came together to...

WELSH TECH FIRM AWARDED CONTRACT TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MONMOUTHSHIRE

WELSH TECH FIRM AWARDED CONTRACT TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MONMOUTHSHIRE GPC Systems Ltd is one of five tech companies awarded contracts to tackle loneliness...

Tesco customers in Dyfed have donated over 30,000 meals this Christmas

Tesco customers in Dyfed have donated over 30,000 meals this Christmas Thousands of meals have been provided to people in need this Christmas thanks to...

NSPCC says 26 referrals made to authorities over child neglect in...

NSPCC says 26 referrals made to authorities over child neglect in Pembrokeshire Social care heroes raise money to boost children’s charity A children’s charity has...

UK WORKERS ARE RISKING GDPR PENALTIES BY FORWARDING WORK EMAILS TO...

UK WORKERS ARE RISKING GDPR PENALTIES BY FORWARDING WORK EMAILS TO PERSONAL ACCOUNTS 64% of UK workers admitted to breaching rules by forwarding work...

EXCLUSIVE – WALES HAS FIRST EVER BANKSY MURAL ENTITLED ‘SEASONS GREETINGS’

EXCLUSIVE NEWS Yesterday evening (December 18) The West Wales Chronicle attended a garage near Caradoc Street, Taibach in Port Talbot. We did so as there...

DYFED-POWYS POLICE SET TO RECRUIT 44 NEW POLICE OFFICERS – FANCY...

Dyfed-Powys Police is Recruiting Police Officers   Could you be one of 44 new Police Constables joining Dyfed-Powys Police in the new year? Superintendent Ifan Charles, Head...

EXCLUSIVE – IS BANKSY A FAN OF PORT TALBOT? IT SEEMS...

SENSATIONAL ARTWORK SHOCKS GARAGE OWNER AND LOCAL RESIDENTS The West Wales Chronicle has witnessed something extraordinary as we’ve visited Taibach in Port Talbot yesterday evening. We...

CRIME UPDATE – Two men jailed after drugs worth £100,000 seized

Two men jailed after drugs worth £100,000 seized Two men have been jailed following raids were officers seized more than £100,000 worth of drugs. Stephen Edwards,...

TRAVEL – What happens if you miss your flight and what...

TRAVEL NEWS What happens if you miss your flight and what should you do? Missing your flight can feel like your holiday is over before it...

FIVE-A-DAY CRISIS FOR ELDERLY IN WALES

FIVE-A-DAY CRISIS FOR ELDERLY IN WALES EIGHTY percent of people aged over 60 in Britain – and 89% in Wales - say they are not...

Drug dealer convictions prompt county lines warning for valleys

Drug dealer convictions prompt county lines warning for valleys County lines gang members caught with drugs worth thousands in a south Wales street were jailed...

WINTER TRAVEL CHAOS LOOMS AS GMB HOLDS STRIKE BALLOT OVER GRITTING

WINTER TRAVEL CHAOS LOOMS AS GMB HOLDS STRIKE BALLOT OVER GRITTING Staff forced to undertake winter gritting on low rates of pay, no stand-by allowance...

SPRING/SUMMER 2019 – MADNESS TO PERFORM AT FFOS LAS RACECOURSE!

MADNESS announce Spring / Summer 2019 Racecourse shows! Madness are back announcing a string of outdoor racecourse shows for 2019!     Currently on their ‘The Sound...

Police & Crime Commissioner of Dyfed-Powys Police responds to – ‘Home...

A Statement from Police and Crime Commissioner, Dafydd Llywelyn, regarding the Provisional Police Settlement Announcement: ‘Home Office is Misleading the Public’ After a frustrating delay,...

PCSOs – A Welcome Presence in Communities This Christmas

PCSOs - A Welcome Presence in Communities This Christmas Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) are a welcome presence for businesses and vulnerable people living in...

NEWS UPDATE – POTENTIAL NEW SIGHTING OF MISSING MAN GARY SHEPHERD-MASON

NEWS UPDATE Dyfed-Powys Police is again appealing for anybody who might have seen missing man Gary Shepherd-Mason to come forward as a potential new sighting...

Three Charged In Connection to County Lines drugs in Llanelli

Three Charged In Connection to County Lines drugs in Llanelli A Kidwelly man and two people from Birmingham have been charged in connection to county...

NEWS UPDATE ON CARDIFF CITY CENTRE DEATH

NEWS UPDATE The family of the man who died in the city centre earlier this week have been traced and informed of his death. At around...

EXCLUSIVE MUSIC NEWS – Avril Lavigne Announces New Album!

Avril Lavigne Announces New Album “Head Above Water” Out Feb 15th New Track And Video Of “Tell Me It's Over" out Now   Grammy-nominated, global superstar Avril Lavigne...

OFFICIAL RESPONSE TO TODAY’S POLICE GRANT SETTLEMENT

Responding to the Police Grant settlement announced today, South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael said: I welcome that the settlement announced today...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR – BE CHARITABLE OVER THE FESTIVITIES

BE CHARITABLE OVER THE FESTIVITIES People make Christmas, not gifts. However, whilst many of us will be enjoying the abundance of food and gifts at...

NEWS UPDATE – Twenty-five-year jail term for paedophile who abused three...

Twenty-five-year jail term for paedophile who abused three children A predatory paedophile who abused three children is today starting a 25-year jail term after...

Joyce demands action on over 3,300 unrecorded crimes in Dyfed-Powys each...

Joyce demands action on over 3,300 unrecorded crimes in Dyfed-Powys each year “Get a grip” warning to Dyfed Powys police leadership: “Stop letting down...

New BBC drama, ‘Care’, is stark reality for Carmarthen mum

New BBC drama, ‘Care’, is stark reality for Carmarthen mum The story at the heart of a new BBC One prime-time drama, Care, which aired...

Christmas joy as St Thomas’s church receives funding boost

Christmas joy as St Thomas’s church receives funding boost A much loved Swansea church is to share in a £429,211 funding payout from the National...

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