HARRI Keddie avenged last year’s heartbreak with a last-gasp try as Newport Gwent Dragons edged out a star-studded Wasps lineup 17-14 to become the first Welsh name on the Singha Premiership Rugby 7s trophy.
GOOD tightheads are worth their weight in gold and Wales hope they have struck it rich with Tomas Francis, even if the prop has spent his summer shedding a few kilos.
HUNDREDS of people lined the streets in Pill yesterday at the funeral of “larger than life” and "one of a kind" Sean Healey who died last month aged 46.
THE Circuit of Wales has moved a step closer after a Welsh Government deputy minister said she supports an application from developers to use land for the project.
MAINDEE Library is to be saved and become a community centre after Newport City Council agreed to let a group of volunteers take it over.
NEWPORT County AFC need to move forward without trying to play a blame game over the financial state of the club, the Supporters Trust have explained.
GO out and make it happen – that is the message from Newport County AFC manager Terry Butcher to his players as they seek their first win of the season tomorrow.
NEWPORT County AFC manager Terry Butcher says the return of players from injury, added to last week’s loan signings, has given him an embarrassment of riches up front for tomorrow’s trip to Plymouth Argyle.
A ROAD in Tintern could be shut over the next few days because of high tides on the River Wye.
NEWPORT Gwent Dragons tyro Hallam Amos has been urged to dazzle of the bench to cement a place in Wales' World Cup squad, writes Chris Kirwan.
RISCA United host Carmarthen Town on Sunday in the first ever round of Welsh Premier Development League matches to be played in south Wales.
POLICE are appealing for information after the robbery of a taxi driver in the Garndiffaith area of Torfaen in April.
THREE nurses have been struck off for their role in poor care at a Caerphilly care home which contributed to the deaths of patients.
NEWPORT City Council gave itself an “amber” rating for making the city centre seen as a safer place at night.
PICKLEBALL pioneers from Torfaen will play the first ever Wales v England fixture in Oxford today before flying out to Spain for the European Championships next month.
CINEWORLD is set to hold a recruitment day as it bids to fill more than 40 jobs at its new Friars Walk cinema.
AN EBBW Vale man has been ordered to pay £200 compensation to a millionaire for trying to chop down his peacock-shaped bush outside his luxury home.
A MAN jumped from Newport’s George Street Bridge into the River Usk this evening.
FORMER Newport Gwent Dragons star Gareth Cooper will take part in a mammoth cycling challenge next month in aid of Prostate Cymru.
A FIRST World War historian from Chepstow is celebrating after becoming one of the world’s few self-published authors to top the Amazon bestseller charts.
BLAENAVON World Heritage Centre is inviting families to its family fun day this Sunday, August 30.
A NEWPORT engineer who helped to restore the world's oldest pyramid will give a talk at the Newport Civic Centre on September 10.
COACH Nick Wakley says Newport Gwent Dragons are in for a shock if they start thinking about revenge against Gloucester at the Singha Premiership 7s finals night, writes Chris Kirwan.
A ROGERSTONE schoolgirl has raised almost £500 after having her long hair cut off.
NEWPORT council’s leader has said he has been assured Tata Steel will remain firmly rooted in the city – despite a mothballing plan for its Llanwern Steelworks.
BLAENAU Gwent Council has been awarded £5,500 after the High Court ruled in its favour over a decision to grant planning permission for a solar farm in Abertillery.
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AFTER a final season with Newport Gwent Dragons spoilt by injury and a frustrating spell with Racing Metro, blindside flanker Dan Lydiate hopes to be back to best with Wales at the World Cup.
NEWPORT West MP Paul Flynn has claimed the Chilcot inquiry into the Iraq war is a monster of an undertaking with “an almost infinite capacity to be delayed by the guilty”.
CONCERNS over failures to accurately assess the risk of flooding and to demonstrate that contamination of sensitive areas of the River Usk can be avoided, look set to scupper plans for a housing development in Newport.
A NEW INN girl who made the Argus front page in 1997 when she was born on the bathroom floor after the midwife was stopped by police is turning 18 today.
EBBW Vale play a tough final tune-up for the Principality Premiership when they welcome London Welsh to Eugene Cross Park this evening (kick-off 7.30pm).
COLLINGS Irene Winifred On August 19th peacefully at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Irene, aged 90 years, of Bassaleg, beloved wife of Bert. Funeral Monday September 7th service at the Gwent Crematorium at 1.30pm. Family flowers only, donations in lieu…
DAVIES (Nee Hope) On 21st August 2015, Dilys Florence Davies of Llanyrafon, Cwmbran. Devoted mother of June, Gordon, Kay, Mark and Martin, much loved mother in law, grandmother and greatgrandmother. Funeral Friday 4th September, service 2.30pm at St…
REDFERN On 21st August 2015 Lilian Doreen formerly of Llantarnam Road, passed away at the Royal Gwent Hospital, aged 94 years. Beloved wife of the late George, devoted mother of Georgina, Doreen, Susan and George, loved mother-in-law of Cyril,…
MORGAN (Nee McKie) Hilary Alyson Suddenly and unexpectedly on August18th at the Royal Gwent Hospital, aged 49 years (where she worked as a staff nurse), deeply loved wife of Martyn, mother of the late Chloe, much cherished daughter of Derek and…
DAVIES Peggy Late of Llanellen Passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, 22nd August 2015, after an illness endured so bravely. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service to take place at St. Bartholomew's Church,…
MORGAN (Nee McKie) Hilary Alyson Beloved sister of Lynn and Joanne, sister in law of Nigel and Wendy, Chris and Phil, dearly loved aunt of Rhys, Cerys, Sarah, David, Richard, Tayla, Kory, James and Daniel. Always in our hearts you will never be…
MARTIN Lilian We, the family of the late Lilian Kathleen Martin wish to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy, cards of condolence and donations received during our recent sad loss. Grateful thanks are…
BEN AND ANDRAYA JEFFREYS Happy 1st Anniversary. All our love, Sue, Pete, Jon, Jo, Peg and Jim. Not forgetting Roger, Roland, Victor, Meldrew, Maggie and Vincenza XXXXXX
MORGAN Carolann A year has passed but forever in our hearts. Tony and Dot.
IMPANNI Keith Grahame On the 18th August 2015, Keith aged 71 years of Malpas, passed away suddenly at home. Devoted and loving Father of Michelle, dearly loved and sadly missed by family and friends. Funeral Friday 4th September, service 4pm at Gwent…
GOUGH (Des) On 23rd August 2015, suddenly at his home in Cwmbran, Desmond Gilbert Gough. Beloved husband of the late Gwyn, devoted father of Steven, Malcolm, Carl, Julian, Sharon, Paul and the late Martin, loved and respected grandfather, great…
OSMENT Howard A genuine gentleman and lovely man who will be sadly missed. "You're alright now." God Bless. Margaret, Stan and the Gang. xxxx
WILLIAMS Shane Happy 21st birthday Lots of love, Mam, Dad and Scarlett XXX
YETMAN Allan Archibald Peacefully at home on 10th August, aged 96 years. Beloved husband of Dorothy, a much loved father of Sylvia and Jim, father in law of Steve and Alice. Grandfather of Caroline and Johan, Mark and Jo and great grandfather of…
RAMSIS SIDRAK Ramsis Sidrak, dentist, writer and artist, formerly of Rogerstone, Newport, passed away in Rugby on August 9th. His daughters, Erica and Hala, their families and his friends will miss his unique presence in their life. Funeral to be…
OSMENT Howard William Suddenly, but peacefully at the Royal Gwent Hospital on the 14th August, aged 85 years. Howard, beloved son of the late Harry and Hilda. Dear brother of the late Don and a dear uncle and cousin. Funeral service at St Johns'…
HILL Elsie Jane On 14th August 2015, Elsie aged 82 years, beloved wife of the late Maurice, loved sister of Brenda, sadly missed by her niece and great niece. Funeral Friday 4th September, service at Gwent Crematorium at 10.00am. Family flowers only…
STOWELL Reg (Grandad) Everyday in some small way, we miss you Grandad, more than words can say, In our hearts, you will always stay, Loved and remembered every day. Your loving Grandchildren, Jodie, Brooklyn, Mckenzie and Taio XXX