Posted on 6:06am Saturday 4th July 2015
BLACKWOOD was a community “reeling under the blow” yesterday as a minute’s silence was held for Tunisia attack victim Trudy Jones.
Posted on 11:58am Friday 3rd July 2015
A CELEBRATION of the life of long-time campaigner and councillor Ray Davies is to take place tomorrow inCardiff.
Posted on 9:12am Thursday 2nd July 2015
THE body of Tunisian terror victim Trudy Jones will be repatriated today, the Foreign Office has confirmed.
Posted on 12:13pm Thursday 2nd July 2015
A FORMER serial fundraiser has dusted off his old walking boots in order to complete a gruelling trek to raise money for charity.
Posted on 6:30am Wednesday 1st July 2015
A CHARITY run by a Crumlin mum has been awarded £25,000 after it collected more votes than 4,000 other organisations in a national competition.
Posted on 6:10am Wednesday 1st July 2015
TEMPERATURES in parts of Gwent are expected to hit 28C today, making it hotter than Barcelona, as the county basks in the first heatwave of the summer.
Posted on 8:14pm Tuesday 30th June 2015
HEARTFELT tributes continue to pour in for Tunisia shooting victim Trudy Jones described as a “lovely lady.”
Posted on 5:00am Tuesday 30th June 2015
TRIBUTES have been pouring in in the wake of the death of mother and grandmother Trudy Jones who was tragically killed in the Tunisian terror attack.
Posted on 8:36am Monday 29th June 2015
TRUDY Jones, the Blackwood woman who was among those murdered in a terrorist attack on a Tunisian beach resort, has been described as the "rock" of her family.
Posted on 1:46pm Monday 29th June 2015
FROM speeding to selfies, a new study has revealed some of the worst habits of drivers in Wales.
Posted on 4:00pm Monday 29th June 2015
CAERPHILLY Council’s Trading Standards Department is offering parents and carers in the area the chance to have their child’s car seats tested as part of a safety drive to identify unsuitable or poorly fitted equipment.
Posted on 2:09pm Sunday 28th June 2015
A BLACKWOOD woman is among those murdered in Tunisia, it has emerged.
Posted on 2:40pm Sunday 28th June 2015
AN Abercarn family rocked by construction work on the railway line behind their house say they were never informed of the plans by Network Rail.
Posted on 1:07pm Friday 26th June 2015
A PAEDOPHILE has been was sentenced to three-and-a-half years imprisonment at Newport Crown Court for two counts of indecent assault against a young boy.
Posted on 8:25am Friday 26th June 2015
A WOMAN suffered smoke inhalation after falling asleep while cooking in the early hours of this morning.
Posted on 5:34am Tuesday 23rd June 2015
A NEW ‘super Gwent’ council merging Newport, Monmouthshire, Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent and Torfaen makes logical sense, public services minister Leighton Andrews insisted.
Posted on 5:29pm Monday 22nd June 2015
THE merger of Caerphilly with four authorities into a “super Gwent” council would signal “the end of local democracy as we know it”, council chief Keith Reynolds has warned.
Posted on 4:15pm Monday 22nd June 2015
A BEDWAS mother took part in a fundraising run with her two young daughters after seeing the effects of heart disease on her own mum.
Posted on 3:14pm Monday 22nd June 2015
CAERPHILLY council is reminding residents how they can do their bit for the environment as part of National Recycling Week.
Posted on 11:52am Friday 19th June 2015
TERRIFIED workers at an Iceland store were held up by a masked raider waving a knife - without realising it was one of their own workmates in disguise.
Posted on 5:29am Thursday 18th June 2015
MINISTER Leighton Andrews said his aim was to “drive down the cost of politics in local government" after unveiling a shake-up which would see Newport merge with Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen and Caerphilly.
Posted on 9:50pm Thursday 18th June 2015
THE family of Argoed murder victim Cerys Yemm have launched a petition calling on the hotel where she was killed to be demolished.
Posted on 9:31am Wednesday 17th June 2015
NEWPORT Council will merge with Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen and Caerphilly under plans unveiled today by the Welsh Government.
Posted on 1:59pm Wednesday 17th June 2015
THREE men have been jailed after kicking and punching a man more than 100 times during a two-hour ordeal described as “torture” by their victim.
Posted on 7:51am Wednesday 17th June 2015
PUPILS in Welsh primary schools have the worst attendance rates in the UK, according to a new report by the education watchdog.
Posted on 10:23am Wednesday 17th June 2015
AROUND 600,000 bank account payments went missing after a technical glitch at NatWest owner Royal Bank of Scotland.
Posted on 5:18pm Wednesday 17th June 2015
GOLF resort mascot Bryn Bear will take part in a popular 10km run in Caerphilly on Sunday.
Posted on 10:59am Wednesday 17th June 2015
WELSH football star Aaron Ramsey has faced criticism from Twitter trolls after using Welsh in a tweet remembering the first anniversary of his wedding at Caldicot Castle.
Posted on 12:17am Tuesday 16th June 2015
THE mother of a young woman horrifically killed by a recently-released prisoner is calling for the demolition of the hotel where the attack took place.
Posted on 5:20pm Tuesday 16th June 2015
A SCIENCE teacher who was found guilty of serious professional incompetence can continue to teach, a hearing has ruled.
Posted on 12:52pm Tuesday 16th June 2015
A PETITION urging the Welsh Assembly to reverse the decision to close popular beauty spot Cwmcarn Forest Drive indefinitely due to a tree disease has now reached 2,994 signatures.
Posted on 2:28pm Tuesday 16th June 2015
PEOPLE in south east Wales are the most likely to formally opt in to the forthcoming new organ donation system, or take no action, meaning they will be presumed to have consented to donating their organs in the event of their death.
Posted on 2:56pm Tuesday 16th June 2015
A 29-YEAR-OLD Caerphilly man who slit his throat in front of his former partner has been given a six month suspended prison sentence.