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GRIEVING: Natalie Preece, 28, with her daughter Lola-Grace

Mum forced to have DNA test to have her murdered partner's name on baby's birth certificate

STANDING: Ron Davies will fight a council by-election for Plaid

Ex-Welsh Secretary of State to stand in Caerphilly by-election

TRIBUTE: Staff and members of the Alzheimer’s Society craft group in Blackwood with Mr Davies’ wife, Dorothy, and daughter, Cheryl

Family tribute to former Detective Superintendent raises £1,400 for Alzheimer's Society

TRIBUTE: Trudy Jones was among the 38 people tragically killed when a gunman opened fire on tourists in Sousse on Friday, June 26

Carnival gives backing to Trudy Jones Trust Fund

DISTURBANCE: Caerphilly council are tackling anti-social behaviour

Council to tackle anti-social behaviour after needles found at bus stops

TRANSFORMED: The Newbridge Memo, a memorial hall and miner's institute, has been restored to its former glory

Last chance to vote for Memo for lottery funding

LIFE-SAVING KIT: (from left to right) Street Pastors Lyn Hart, Mark Jones, and Sylvia Ware with the defibrillator

Risca Street Pastors purchase lifesaving equipment

GIVING: Mayor Leon Gardiner and owner Susan Glendinning open the Pre-Loved Furniture charity shop on Blackwood High Street, along with others

'Healing' cafe and charity shop hopes to help people out of poverty

Bargoed man with sock fetish spared jailed over child images

Bargoed man with sock fetish spared jail over child images

Battle re-enactments on the island at the rear of Caerphilly Castle (33179774)

Town hosts annual food festival

PRESTIGIOUS: Cwmcran Forest has retained its Green Flag status

Green Flags fly over Caerphilly county borough parks

ATTACK: Richard Harris almost severed an Asian man’s ear after seeing him with white women

White supremacist has appeal of five-year prison sentence quashed

FESTIVAL: The Great Cheese Race has been cancelled, but the rest of The Big Cheese summer festival will carry on as normal

Great Cheese Race cancellled due to 'inclement weather' and safety concerns

TRAGIC: Kevin Morgan died at the scene of his motorcycle collision

Motorcycle injuries and deaths fall in Gwent but rise nationally

PRESTIGIOUS: Cwmcran Forest has retained its Green Flag status

Green Flags fly over Gwent parks

Two flee scene after car crashes in valleys street

Two flee scene after car crashes in valleys street

Newbridge Memo volunteers to be honoured

Newbridge Memo volunteers to be honoured

Police appeal after Risca woman goes missing

Police appeal after Risca woman goes missing

CLOSED: The Vanilla Bar in Blackwood

Pub closed after police raid finds 35 underage drinkers, 17 bags of white powder and drug equipment

'SEVERELY DAMAGED':The Irish Tymes this morning

Pub 'severely damaged' after crews tackle three-hour blaze

FAMILY: Cody Hammett will appear in the third episode ‘MEND MY BRAIN’, airing on Tuesday, July 28

Newbridge toddler with rare brain condition to appear in new BBC Two documentary series ‘Great Ormond Street’

TRIBUTE: Trudy Jones was among the 38 people tragically killed when a gunman opened fire on tourists in a resort in Sousse on Friday, June 26

Bikers to ride together in memory of Blackwood Tunisia terror attack victim Trudy Jones

VELOTHON: Riders in the professional race speed through Pontnewynydd. Picture by Bill Hart. (32601785)

Councillors call for Velothon restrictions after 'teething problems'

FOUND; The GT Cromba mountain bike was found on Monday, July 20

Police appeal after mountain bike found in Nelson

Organ donations on rise in Wales - but transplant waiting list increases too

Organ donations on rise in Wales - but transplant waiting list increases too

Man taken to hospital following crash on A467

Man taken to hospital after car overturns near school

Three people involved in head on crash

Three people involved in head on crash

Cash for South Wales Metro 'not new money' - Plaid

Cash for South Wales Metro 'not new money' - Plaid

TIPPING: Gwent was deluged with 23,181 fly-tipping reports but these resulted in just 135 legal actions, an FOI probe has shown. Residents are pictured at a badly affected area between Caldicot and Rogiet earlier this year

Argus investigation reveals the areas of Gwent worst hit by flytipping

MISSING: Kirsty Roberts, aged 19, was last seen at her Heol Tynewydd Bedwellty address on Friday morning (July 17)

Police appeal for missing Blackwood teenager

Let us help you fund a project for your charity

Let us help you fund a project for your charity

Three Dispersal Orders for Caerphilly this weekend

Three Dispersal Orders for Caerphilly this weekend

POP TAX PLAN: Elin Jones AM

Plaid plan tax on pop

Warning after XBox Connect stolen from house

Warning after XBox Connect stolen from house

Gwent health board wins hat trick of NHS awards

Gwent health board wins hat trick of NHS awards

JUST LIKE THAT: Chairman of the Tommy Cooper Society, Tudor Jones, manager of Blackwood Miners’ Institute, Sharon Casey, and also of the society, Margaret Jones. Pic from Caerphilly County Council

Tommy Cooper group donate new defibrillator to Blackwood Miners Institute

BURGLARIES: A window was forced open on one property and an Xbox Connect, controllers and games were stolen

Blackwood residents warned after spate of burglaries in the area

The order applies to: Blackwood Bus Station, Market Place and shopping centre, Gravel Lane, the old Somerfield car park and council car parks surrounding the bus station

Dispersal order issued for Blackwood in crackdown on anti-social behaviour

FAMILY: Julie Rees and husband Gavin, along with daughter Seren and niece Mali were crowned the winners of the Welsh for the Family Award at the Urdd Eisteddfod

Cefn Forest family crowned winners at Urdd Eisteddfod

Long delays between Risca and M4 in Newport

Long delays between Risca and M4 in Newport

Plans unveiled for minimum alcohol price

UPDATE: Plans unveiled for minimum alcohol price

Young people in Wales want voting age lowered to 16

Young people in Wales want voting age lowered to 16

FUND: The Argoed community group set up in the wake of the Cerys Yemm murder have been given several thousand pounds from the PCC community fund, inset, Cerys Yemm who was killed in Argoed

Residents' group formed after Cerys Yemm death receives PCC grant

FOR CHARITY: Gareth Short and David Games will make the epic ride from Abertridwr to Paris.

Bike ride to Paris in memory of Abertridwr man

Inaugural Rhymney Valley music and literature festival

Disorder group may lose CCTV cameras

Disorder group may lose CCTV cameras

CARE HOME OWBNER: Dr Prana Das

CARE HOME ABUSE PROBE: Owner should have been prosecuted

Gladys Thomas, whose death sparked Operation Jasmine

CARE HOME ABUSE PROBE: Findings of care home abuse probe are published

COURT: Newport woman and Gelligaer man fined for littering and dog fouling

Man and woman fined for dropping litter and failing to clear up dog mess

AWAITING TRIAL: (right) Caerphilly council chief executive Anthony O’Sullivan, head of legal services Daniel Perkins, and deputy chief executive Nigel Barnett (left)

Suspended officers cost council £2.6m

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