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Send us your St David's Day pictures

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DOING anything special this St David's Day? We'd love to see your pictures


Cowardly robber who shoved elderly woman into a fridge is jailed for 10 years

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A COWARDLY ATTACKER has been jailed for 10 years after robbing an elderly widow of £40 in her own home in order to pay off his drug debts.


Couple carried out sex act on Newport street - in front of kids

A COUPLE who committed a sexual act in front of children in broad daylight on a Newport street have avoided jail.


Prime Minister vows to put Jihadi John "out of action"

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PRIME Minister David Cameron today vowed to put Jihadi John "out of action."




Divided opinions over devolution of welfare powers to Wales, says Institute of Welsh Affairs

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THERE are fears that the transfer of control the controversial ‘bedroom tax’ from Westminster to Cardiff Could be unaffordable and 'expose the scale of poverty in Wales'.


Full report on St David’s Day Agreement here.

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Celebrities support Age Cymru’s Big Welsh Month campaign

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A WELSH charity’s month-long celebration of Wales and all things Welsh has gained support from some high-profile Welsh personalities.

Alex Jones, Aled Jones, Roy Noble, Ruth Madoc and international record-holding rugby goal kicker Paul Thorburn are backing Age Cymru’s Big Welsh Month campaign.


Animals named after patron saint need loving home

South Wales Argus: Dave the dog

AHEAD of St David's Day, the RSPCA is appealing for patriotic members of the public to help give the animals named after our patron saint a loving home.

This includes at Newport Animal Centre where staff are looking for a new owner for Dave the dog, a 10-year-old crossbred.


Drink and drug-crazed thug jailed for 9 years


A ONE-MAN crime wave who torched a former friend’s house in Markham and broke someone’s jaw in a campaign of violence fuelled by drink and drugs has been jailed for nine years.


Our reporter Becky Carr is at the Millenium Stadium where the Prime Minister is announcing new powers for Wales and the assembly.

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Appeal after one-eyed cat found in Newport

A ONE-EYED cat has been found apparently dumped on the side of a Newport road, the RSPCA have said.

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Admiral named as one of best big companies to work for

ADMIRAL Group, which has an office in Newport, has been named the fifth best big company to work for in the Sunday Times 'Best Companies to Work For in the UK' list.

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Police appeal after theft in Bulwark

Police have released CCTV images of a woman they would like to speak to following a theft in Bulwark.

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Dividend for shareholders at Lloyds

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LLOYDS Banking Group is to pay a dividend to its three million shareholders for the first time since it was rescued by the taxpayer in 2008.


A48 Newport - There is slow traffic on A48 inbound at Pont Ebbw roundabout. Check out our traffic update.


Baby unit staff to take part in 5k and 10k runs

South Wales Argus: (19395930) ON THE RUN: From left - staff nurses Jonathan Verrier and Ryan Hare, senior sister Kath Goodenough, staff nurse Sian James, Dr Katherine Broad, staff nurses Bev Trow and Georgia Foxhall, and senior sister Jane Lewis

DOCTORS and nurses linked to neonatal units at the Royal Gwent and Nevill Hall Hospitals are taking part in the St David’s Day 5K and10K Runs in Cardiff on Sunday to raise money to buy equipment to help the care of very ill and premature babies.


TRAFFIC UPDATE: Congestion on M4 Malpas Straight

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Keep up to date with our traffic update as we get set for rush hour.


Drink and drug-crazed thug jailed for 9 years

A ONE-MAN crime wave who torched a former friend’s house in Markham and broke someone’s jaw in a campaign of violence fuelled by drink and drugs has been jailed for nine years.

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Shortlist for Labour Torfaen candidate is revealed

South Wales Argus: CANDIDATE: Joss Garman

LABOUR has unveiled its shortlist of candidates to vie for Paul Murphy’s seat at the General Election.


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