WARREN Feeney has pledged to treat the imposters of victory and defeat the same in pre-season so there is little danger of the Newport County AFC manager going overboard despite an enjoyable 8-1 romp against Weston-super-Mare.
NEWPORT counicl members of all political colours joined together to condemn the steep rise in hate crime following the Brexit vote this evening.
VETERAN Newport West MP Paul Flynn has slammed Plaid Cymru for claiming Labour MPs were not present for a vital devolution debate.
A VERDICT of accidental death was recorded at an inquest into the death of a 49-year-old Pontypool man who died in a jet ski accident in Thailand.
A CWMBRAN youngster is celebrating reaching the regional finals of beauty pageant to be held at the Celtic Manor in September.
CADW has announced that Chepstow Castle is to host Caerphilly's resident model dragon on its summer tour.
A GRADE II listed church in the centre of Pontypool will return to the auction house on Thursday, July 28, a month after it failed to sell the first time around.
RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information to track down the owner of yellow and green budgie found in Newport.
WALES will not bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games as a result of uncertainty around funding created by the result of last month’s referendum.
A RESIDENT at a Blaenavon Care Home celebrated her 100th birthday with two parties.
CHICAGO, the award winning musical, returned to the Wales Millennium Centre presenting life in the roaring 20s.
SORRY to hear that another Labour stalwart of Newport Council has passed on, Ted Travers. He served Pill for many years and was well-known for his large size and local knowledge. I knew him when he was chairman of the planning committee and…
MRS Sylvia Cook is disappointed that our new local secondary school has been called “Islwyn High School” (Letters, July 21). Mrs Cook may be interested to know that “the body entrusted in the naming of this school” was the school’s own…
IT MUST be more than a little annoying to Newport’s Sport Village staff to see travellers once again on their site, especially so soon after last time. It isn’t as though they were invited; in fact they had to move aside boulders deliberately…
PLEASE could the area manager of Stagecoach PLC kindly explain why the new golden, leather-clad fleet of buses in service have their heaters full on in summer when the temperature outside is 26C to 30C? This is obviously not very good for passengers…
THE recent terror attacks in France and Germany with their quick armed-response time only highlight the fact that the UK hasn’t got the capability and speed of those countries if something similar or worse were to happen. Would I spend…
THERE are in politics many issues where compromise and solidarity are required to move forward.
HOPES of establishing a more globally-aligned season have receded after the Rugby Football Union indicated it would be unwilling to move the Six Nations or autumn schedule.
CWMBRAN para-athlete Kyron Duke will be representing Paralympics GB at September's Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will return to the scene of their famous European Challenge Cup quarter-final triumph when they lock horns with Gloucester in the Anglo-Welsh Cup.
NEWPORT County AFC will field a “strong” side for tonight’s friendly at Weston-super-Mare (7.30pm), according to boss Warren Feeney.
Shooting and gun control is one of the most hotly-contested issues of recent times, with strong feelings on both sides. IAN CRAIG takes a look at how the issue relates to people in Wales.
KIERAN Meek will pull the strings for title-chasing Pontypool next season after making the move from SSE Swalec Championship rivals Newbridge.
COMMERCIAL waste containing asbestos is set to be disposed of at the landfill site in Newport after a permit was granted to the council.
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READERS have reacted to yesterday’s front page story on Anna Sara bridal shop suddenly closing its doors to the despair of panicked brides-to-be.
LEWIS Evans is looking forward to toasting Newport Gwent Dragons victories over the river from Rodney Parade after taking over The Lamb.
FANS of Dutch composer Andre Rieu were left disappointed after technical problems at a Newport cinema stopped the live streaming of his annual Maastricht concert going ahead.
PANICKED brides have spoken of their stress and wedding woes after the shop due to supply the dresses for each of their big days suddenly closed down.
THERE may be a new Banksy in Newport as interesting graffiti has started popping up across the city.
GWENT’S police and crime commissioner (PCC) met recovering substance users to see how a treatment scheme is helping them to battle their addictions.
COOK Happy Birthday Helen. We wish you could be here, we would fill your day with cheer, you are so sadly missed, each and every day of the year. Love sister Susan and Robert, Gareth-John, Richard and families.
COOK (Helen Louise) 51 Today You had a smile for everyone, you had a heart of gold, you left the sweetest memories that I could ever hold. Memories are like threads of gold, they never tarnish or grow old, as you were, you will always be, treasured…
McDERMOTT– BEIRNE (Formerly Wheeler) Marie Peacefully on July 18th 2016 at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Marie of Dawson Close, Newport. Much loved mam of Carl, John, Keryn and Dean, respected mother in law and a loving grandmother to her grandchildren…
CYCLING star Becky James says she is heading to the Rio Olympics with a renewed sense of self-confidence following her bronze medal at the track world championships earlier this year.
REES Margaret On the 20th July 2016 at The Royal Gwent Hospital, after a short illness, Margaret Rees of Penllwyn, Pontllanfraith. Deeply loved wife of John, devoted mother of Lyndon, mother in law of Debbie, Grandmother of Rachel and Natalie.…
BRIDGES Doreen Cynthia On July 15th peacefully at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Rene, aged 92 years, of Rogerstone, beloved wife of the late Eddie, loving mother of Barryand Hazel, loving grandmother of David, Nick, Andrew, James and Harry and great…
GIBBONS Arthur James On 19th July, at his home in Earlswood, Chepstow, Arthur James, aged 82 Years. Beloved Husband of the late Joan, devoted Brother of Alan & the late Cyril. Much loved by all his family and friends. Funeral Service Friday 5th…