Posted on 8:25pm Monday 27th July 2015
RISCA Street Pastors purchased a defibrillator earlier this month thanks to a grant from the Safer Caerphilly Community Safety Partnership.
Posted on 9:26pm Monday 27th July 2015
A NEW charity shop with a twist has been officially opened on Blackwood High Street.
Posted on 11:45am Sunday 26th July 2015
A BARGOED man with a sock fetish has been spared jail for the possession of more than 400 indecent images of children.
Posted on 3:09pm Sunday 26th July 2015
FIVE of Caerphilly county borough’s parks have retained their Green Flag status, it has been announced.
Posted on 6:33pm Friday 24th July 2015
A WHITE supremacist who was jailed for a vicious attack on an Asian man in south Wales deserved every day of his five-year sentence, top judges ruled.
Posted on 2:38pm Friday 24th July 2015
THE GREAT Cheese Race has been cancelled due to the weather and safety concerns of those taking part.
Posted on 4:24pm Friday 24th July 2015
THE total number of motorcyclists killed or injured in Gwent last year has fallen compared to 2013, according to police figures.
Posted on 7:41am Thursday 23rd July 2015
TWO people fled the scene of a collision involving a vehicle and street furniture on Pantycefn Road, Markham, shortly before 11pm last night.
Posted on 4:50am Tuesday 21st July 2015
A BLACKWOOD bar has been closed for three months after police found what are thought to be drugs and children there on Friday.
Posted on 7:05am Tuesday 21st July 2015
CREWS tackled a blaze at a Caerphilly pub for three hours last night as they searched for people in the building.
Posted on 10:06pm Tuesday 21st July 2015
A NEWBRIDGE toddler will appear in the brand new series of BBC Two’s BAFTA-nominated documentary Great Ormond Street next week.
Posted on 6:07pm Tuesday 21st July 2015
BIKERS will ride together in memory of Tunisia terror attack victim Trudy Jones next month in one of two fundraising events being held by her family.
Posted on 6:20am Tuesday 21st July 2015
TORFAEN council says it will welcome the Velothon back to the borough, but with conditions to prevent the problems that arose from this year’s event.
Posted on 12:02am Monday 20th July 2015
ORGAN donations from donors who had died increased in Wales last year - but there has been a rise too in the number of people waiting for a transplant, a report reveals.
Posted on 8:55am Monday 20th July 2015
A 19-year-old man was taken to hospital yesterday following a crash near Cwmcarn High School on the A467.
Posted on 10:55am Monday 20th July 2015
THE Labour Government’s latest plans for the South East Wales Metro plans actually consist almost entirely of the already announced Valley Lines Electrification scheme, a Plaid AM claimed.
Posted on 7:04pm Friday 17th July 2015
FLY-TIPPERS dumped rubbish and waste more than 10,000 times in Caerphilly county borough in the last five years, an Argus investigation reveals.
Posted on 4:54pm Friday 17th July 2015
THREE 48 hour Dispersal Orders will be in place this weekend across Caerphilly to help combat anti-social behaviour.
Posted on 5:01pm Thursday 16th July 2015
STAFF at Blackwood Miners Institute donned fezzes today as they were presented with a defibrillator from the Caerphilly-based Tommy Cooper Society.
Posted on 2:40pm Thursday 16th July 2015
POLICE are warning Blackwood home owners to report any suspicious activity after a number of burglaries in the area.
Posted on 2:25pm Thursday 16th July 2015
A 48-HOUR dispersal order has been granted for Blackwood Bus Station and the surrounding Market Place area.
Posted on 4:11pm Thursday 16th July 2015
A CEFN FOREST family have been crowned the winners of the Welsh for the Family Award at the Urdd Eisteddfod.
Posted on 7:51am Wednesday 15th July 2015
MORE than half of young people in Wales want the voting age lowered to 16, according to a National Assembly for Wales consultation.
Posted on 5:40am Wednesday 15th July 2015
AN Argoed residents’ group set up following the murder of Cerys Yemm is one of 51 Gwent projects to receive over £153,000 in cash seized from criminals.
Posted on 5:04pm Wednesday 15th July 2015
THE first ever Rhymney Valley Literature and Music Festival will be held next week to celebrate the rich culture of the valley.
Posted on 12:12pm Tuesday 14th July 2015
THE owner of a Caerphilly county care home should have been prosecuted as part of an investigation into alleged abuse there, a damning report has found.
Posted on 9:00am Tuesday 14th July 2015
THE FINDINGS of an independent review into alleged abuse in Gwent care homes will be published later today.
Posted on 6:50am Tuesday 14th July 2015
TWO people have been fined for dropping litter and failing to clear up dog mess.
Posted on 8:30am Tuesday 14th July 2015
POLICE are appealing for information following the theft of a Vauxhall Corsa in New Tredegar.
Posted on 6:43am Tuesday 14th July 2015
POLICE are appealing for information to trace a woman captured on CCTV following the theft of clothes at a supermarket.
Posted on 11:35am Tuesday 14th July 2015
A SOCIAL care leader has called for a "fundamental change of culture" in the wake of damning review into alleged abuse at six care homes.