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  • We can still win Six Nations title, says George North South Wales Argus:

    GEORGE North claimed Wales were right back in the hunt for the RBS 6 Nations title after a 20-13 win over France in Paris. read more

  • Sam Warburton fitness worry for Wales South Wales Argus:

    WALES are sweating on skipper Sam Warburton's fitness after he took a blow to his knee during the 20-13 RBS 6 Nations victory over France in Paris. read more

  • France 13 Wales 20 South Wales Argus:

    WALES kept their Six Nations title hopes alive with an historic and hard-earned 20-13 win over France in Paris. read more

  • Brilliant County power to win at Burton Albion

    NEWPORT County powered back into the League Two playoff positions with a stunning win at league leaders Burton Albion. read more

  • Newport humiliated by impressive Bedwas – Newport 14 Bedwas 42 South Wales Argus:

    NEWPORT remain anchored to the bottom of the Principality Premiership table after they were humiliated by Gwent rivals Bedwas at Rodney Parade. read more

  • IT'S THE WEEKEND: Grow It - This month's allotment blog

    IF, LIKE me, you have been out buying packets of seed for the new season, you may notice that some seed packets, including those of onion, leeks, carrots and parsnip, will tell you that they can be sown outside from February onward. read more

  • France v Wales: As it happened

    Follow all the action from the Stade de France as the French host Wales in the RBS Six Nations read more

  • IT'S THE WEEKEND: The Great Outdoors - The best places to spot Spring flowers in Gwent

    SPRING is on its way and with it comes a beautiful array of flowers sure to brighten up your day. read more

  • 8 very different versions of the Welsh National anthem for St David's Day South Wales Argus:

    WITH St Davids Day tomorrow, it's time to get patriotic. Here are eight very different versions of the Welsh National Anthem. Which is your favourite? The male voice choir or the banjo? read more

  • VIDEO: See the dress that divided the internet in Cwmbran

    A CWMBRAN clothes store which stocks the colour-changing dress which became an overnight internet sensation has had customers flocking to see the real life version. read more

  • IT'S THE WEEKEND: Food and Drink - The Gwent businesses supporting Fairtrade Fortnight

    With Fairtrade Fortnight well underway, KATH SKELLON and GRACE VOGIATZIS look at how Gwent businesses are supporting the scheme. read more

  • Offenders to meet their victims in new Prescoed prison project

    OFFENDERS will meet their victims as part of a new restorative justice project in Gwent. read more

  • IT'S THE WEEKEND: How Gwent is marking St David's Day

    It's a day to celebrate all things Welsh and Gwent will be joining in the St David's celebrations in a number of ways. KATH SKELLON finds out more. read more

  • THE WEEKENDER: No room for head injury compromise in a physically unforgiving sport

    SIX Nations rugby returns today after a blessed weekend off, with one concussion victim back in full working order, but another restricted to a watching brief as his recovery continues. read more

  • MIKE FLYNN SAYS: Getting on the players' backs won't help, we need the fans more than ever

    AFTER a very tough few weeks there is no let up for us today with a trip to Burton Albion. read more

  • Milkman hangs up his bottles - after 50 years South Wales Argus:

    A MILKMAN is tohang up his bottles and retire today after 50 years on the job. read more

  • Open letter from ex-Dragons chief, Gareth Davies

    In my travels around Wales as WRU Chairman I have encountered a healthy appetite for information about how our vision for the future is being implemented. read more

  • Newport victim's anger after more Gwent Police failings highlighted

    A NEWPORT woman who was shot and maimed by her estranged husband said she is angered Gwent Police have again been criticised for their handling of another domestic violence case. read more

  • Ex-landlord of Chepstow pub The Coach and Horses can pay back £25,000 benefit fraud at £5 a month - which would take 426 years

    A FORMER Gwent publican who obtained £25,000 in a benefit fraud can pay it back at £5 a month - something which would take 426 years. read more


    HUGHES (Sandra) My lips cannot speak how much I miss you San, my heart cannot tell what to say. God only knows how I miss you in your home which is lonesome today. I love you always Jan and John. read more


    CHANNING Patricia Ann (Nee Date) Peacefully at home on 21st February 2015 surrounded by her family, Patricia, beloved wife of Billy, devoted mother of Michael, Wendy, Penny, Jill and Paul and a cherished Nannie to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral Mass to be held on Thursday 19th March 10am at St. Mary's Church, Stow Hill prior to committal at Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations in lieu may be given to St. David's Hospice Care c/o T.J. Davies & Sons, 54-56 Chepstow Road, Newport Tel: 258656. read more


    TWOMEY (John) Good night, God bless Dad. Love, Nick and Mandy XX read more


    ELLIS (Heather) Dear niece of Sylvia and the late Ken. Fondly remembered by Garry, Susan and Paul and the late Shaun. We keep in our hearts the love of the past, where it was granted forever to last. Sleep peacefully Heather. read more


    DAVIES (Graham) Thank you Graham for being a friend for 44 years. Years may pass but memories will live forever. June, Val and family read more


    FAGAN On Thursday February 19th at The Priory Residential Home Landogo, Elsie Winifred (Winnie) aged 92yrs, formerly of Caldicot. Beloved wife of the late James (Jim). Devoted mother of Evelyn, John, Teresa and Peter. Loving grandmother and great grandmother. Funeral service to be held at St. Mary's Church, Caldicot on Friday March 6th at 1pm followed by interment at Caldicot Cemetery. read more


    WEBBER (Janice) Suddenly at her home in Caldicot, on 23rd February, Janice, aged 71 years. Beloved wife of Jeff, devoted mother of Amanda and Caroline, mother-in-law of Martin and Ian, dearly loved grandma of Lauren, Kelly and Scott, dearly loved sister of Michael and sister-in-law of Gayle. Funeral Service Wednesday 18th March, 12.30p.m. at Caldicot Methodist Church prior to Cremation at the Gwent Crematorium, 2.00 p.m. Family flowers only, donations for Heart 2 Heart (Caldicot) may be sent to Philip Blatchly & Son, 14 Chepstow Road, Caldicot, Mon, NP26 4HY. Tel: 01291 430468. read more


    SMITH (Ian) Peace after intolerable suffering borne with a strength and bravery that left those close to him in awe. When the time came that to battle on would be in vain his sole mission was to protect those he loved the most, until the bitter end. Time to rest now in peace, perfect peace, knowing this, you were loved. Goodnight Big Dog, love always, Gary, Jac, Danielle & Georgia. xxxx read more


    SMITH (Ian) Simply heartbroken, so brave, will be in our hearts forever, Good Night, God Bless we love you Sally, Morgan, Georgia and Morgan. xxxx read more


    SMITH (Ian) At last out of the pain and torment Dad, you were so strong for so long and did everything to protect us until the last second. There are no words for how brave you've been. Now we're just left with the precious memories of you and the lessons you taught us. I'll be sure to make you proud and bring Theo up just the same. He'll be reminded of his Grumpy every day. We love and miss you so much, always Siobhan, Matthew and Theo. xxxxxx. read more


    MORGAN Martin 28th February 2012 - 3years Your life a wonderful memory Your absence a silent grief. Love and miss you Jude xx read more


    YARNOLD (June) Like falling leaves the years slip by, but memories of you will never die. Missing you every day. Love, husband Denis, daughters Linda and Chris, son Colin, in-laws John, Chris and Rob and grandchildren XXX read more


    INGELL On 10th February 2015 suddenly at his home at Llantarnam James Neville aged 87 years. Dearly loved husband of Barbara, much loved father of Martin, Christian and David and a loving father-in-law and granddad. We will always love and remember you. Funeral Wednesday 4th March service at the Gwent Crematorium at 12 Noon. Family flowers only please but donations in memory may be given to British Heart Foundation Appeal Wales & West Region, Admail 4065, Cardiff CF1 1AZ read more


    SMITH (Ian) The heartbreaking and untimely loss of a much loved and cherished brother. Never forgotten Bruv. Gerald. read more


    CHANNING Pat To a dear Sister-in-law, will be sadly missed. Lala and family. R.I.P. read more


    CHANNING Pat Heavens gained an Angel. Sue, Dave and family. read more


    CHANNING Pat Reunited with your Mum and Dad, to walk together in the Lords Garden. R.I.P. Val, David and family. read more


    CHANNING Pat Rest in Peace. Memories are with us always Love Roger, Debbie and family. read more


    CHANNING Pat Rest in Peace. Love Brian. read more


    SHELLARD (Tony) Dearly loved brother of Judith, brother in law of John, much loved uncle of Helen, David, Suzanne and families. We will love and miss you forever. God Bless you. xxx read more


    BAYLISS Juliette On 12th February 2015 suddenly, Julie aged 80 years of Hanbury Road, Pontnewynydd. Beloved wife of Roy, devoted mother to the late Steven, much loved grandmother to Ashley, Laurie and Kristian and great grandmother. Funeral Thursday 5th March 2015 at Ebenezer Chapel, Pontnewynydd at 11am. Afterwards at Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations in lieu may be given at the service for the Royal National Institute of Blind People. read more

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    JOHN Clive On 22nd February, at Chepstow Community Hospital, Clive, of Sudbrook, Nr. Caldicot. Beloved husband of Eileen, devoted father of Deborah, father-in-law of David, dearly loved papta of Danielle & Josh, much loved brother of Pam & brother-in-law of the late Douglas and Janet, loved by all his family and friends. Funeral Service Tuesday17th March, 1.30 p.m. at the Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations for Cancer Research Wales may be sent to Philip Blatchly & Son, 14 Chepstow Road, Caldicot, Mon, NP26 4HY. Tel: 01291 430468 read more


    SMITH On 12th February 2015 peacefully at his home after a long illness bravely borne, Ian Sean aged 49 years. Dearly loved husband of Lucy of Bettws much loved father of Liam and Laura, Siobhan and Matthew and Callum and loving grumpy of Theo. You will live in our hearts forever. Funeral Monday 6th March service in St. John's Church Maindee at 2-30pm followed by cremation at the Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers only please but donations in memory may be given to Cancer Research U.K. Wales Coniston Parkfield Place, Newport NP20 4NB read more


    SMITH Ian I never thought it was possible to meet another man as brave as my dad but you were truly your fathers son. So brave and strong to the end. I love you Nip and always will, I'll miss you so much. Your loving Brother Gary. xxx read more


    SMITH Ian (Son-in-law) Towering respect Ian. Your selfless, non- complaining, courageous, dignified battle over such a long time, knowing the inevitable end was awe inspiring. A hard working, devoted family man, you didn't deserve what you suffered. Sleep the perfect sleep now, goodnight hero. Love Tina xxxx (Last Blah blah blah) read more


    GILLGRASS On 21st February 2015. Graham of Coed Eva, Cwmbran passed away peacefully aged 67 years. Beloved husband of the late Lily, devoted dad of Gaynor, Darren and Lisa, dearly loved granchie of Anthony, Daniel, Michael, Hannah, Matthew, Katelin and Finn, great granchie of Gethin, Teagan, Ethan and Lily, much loved partner of Carole. Funeral Monday 16th March, service 4.00pm at the Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers only, donations in lieu may be given for St David's Foundation Hospice Care. Further enquiries to Arthur Peake (Funeral Service, Cwmbran. Tel01633/482291. read more


    HARRIS Glyndwr Suddenly at Nevill Hall Hospital on 17th February 2015 Glyndwr of Hill Street, Blaenavon beloved husband of the late Margaret, much loved father to Wendy & Natalie, father in law to Wayne and Stan, devoted grandfather to Nischa and great grandfather to Bailey and Harry. Funeral Wednesday 11th March. Service at Forgeside Baptist Chapel, Blaenavon at 11.15 am, followed by cremation at Gwent Crematorium at 12.30pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers for Forgeside Baptist Chapel may be given at the service. Enq E I Peake, Pontnewynydd 01495 763844 read more


    JENKINS Charles Huw (Huw Jenkins) Huw passed away peacefully on February 21st, 2015 with his family around him at the Princess Of Wales Hospital Bridgend, aged 82. Huw was the much loved husband of Lorna, devoted father of sons Justin and the late Martin, daughter Ceri and daughter-in-law Sian, cherished Grampa to his Grandchildren Joel, Sam, Nia, Freya, Lily and Alys, dear brother of Margaret and brothers now deceased Russell, Howard, and Gwyn, caring father to his eldest son Garry and Grandfather to Garry's children. Funeral to be held at Coychurch Crematorium on Thursday March 5th at 11.30am. Donations if desired to British Heart Foundation c/o Penybont Funeral Services, Meadow Street, Bridgend. CF31 1HE. 01656 650831 read more


    SHELLARD (Tony) You will be sadly missed. With fondest memories. Doug, Chris and family. read more


    SMITH (Ian) Dad, you were always there for me, you made me the man I am today. I will continue to do you proud, no matter what I come up against. You will never truly be gone, you will be in my heart and mind forever! Myself and our family love you no end Dad, rest in peace with your Mum and Dad. I miss you so much already Dad, millions of love.. Your boy Liam XXXX read more


    SMITH (Ian) Dad, there are no words to let you know how much of a shock this has been. You were my best friend Dad, you taught me all I know. I'll do you proud Dad, I'm taking the dog out every day. I'll never forget you, I'll miss you every day. Your loving son, Callum XXXXXXX read more

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