A MOUNTAIN rescue charity has received more than £1,600 in donations in memory of a former special constabulary chief officer, Peter Howells OBE.
A PARTIALLY blind man allegedly forced to work against his will has spoken of the abuse at the hands of his captors.
OVER half of suspected drug drivers stopped by Gwent Police and tested with a new device have tested positive, the force has said.
NEWPORT-BASED gas distributor Wales & West Utilities has unveiled a fleet of 10 new tipper and grab lorries which are part of their latest investment drive to improve service.
MOTORISTS have been warned to expect delays after a broken down car blocked a lane on the M4 westbound.
Newport-based independent lender HH Cashflow Finance has appointed regional manager Wesley Regis to grow the business in the Midlands.
AN Abergavenny society has described a proposal to demolish a Victorian house to make way for a new housing development as a ‘lost opportunity’.
A CHEPSTOW business has pledged £10,000 in support of its chosen charity for the third year running.
Engineering students at Coleg Gwent were recently given the opportunity to try out the latest developments in the fabrication and welding industry during a technology day.
THE chief executive of Tata Steel, which is selling its plants in Llanwern, Port Talbot and across the UK, has said the firm would not be doing so if it was making money.
The M4 Business Network continues to expand its influence across South Wales with the announcement that Johnsey Estates UK Ltd has become its latest sponsor.
WOLVERHAMPTON Wanderers boss Kenny Jackett says former Newport County AFC teen Aaron Collins is set to be handed an opportunity at Molineux.
Simply Factoring Brokers has appointed a digital marketing expert as it grows its online presence.
NEWPORT MP Paul Flynn has blasted plans to curtail the ability of charities and other taxpayer-funded organisations from lobbying government.
SCARLETS and Wales winger Harry Robinson has spoken of his devastation at having to call time on his rugby career aged just 23.
Newport-based Collingbourne Group, whose companies include Newport Auctions, The Storage Group and Collingbourne Properties, has launched a new car and van rental company offering customers a more cost-effective way of renting vehicles.
This month saw the leading UK regeneration specialist St. Modwen complete work on a new 48,225 sq ft speculative warehousing/industrial unit at its 100 acre Celtic Business Park development in Newport.
SET in the 1920's / 30's Singin’ In The Rain’s plot revolves around the love mishaps of uber successful Hollywood heart throb, Don Lockwood,(Jordan Archer), who by chance meets Kathy Seldon, (Rebecca Jarvis), a struggling actress…
CAMP, overdramatic, and eccentric; this show definitely presents the unexpected.
ACADEMY graduates Tom Owen-Evans, Kieran Parselle and Liam Angel are all set to feature as Newport County AFC take on Notts County at Rodney Parade on Saturday.
WARREN Feeney has agreed to play in Saturday’s Match for Life charity game at Rodney Parade after his Newport County AFC side take on Notts County in their final home fixture of the League Two season.
HEALTH was top of the agenda at the second live debate between the leaders of Wales’ six main parties of the Assembly election campaign on Wednesday evening.
NEWPORT County AFC manager Warren Feeney has already met with potential new signings for next season and he’s warned any players who want to leave the club that ‘the grass is not always greener’ elsewhere.
A PRIVATE video of a married South Wales policewoman having "consensual sex" with another officer was illegally destroyed after it was seized by detectives from her husband, a court has heard.
Jonathan Stephens, discusses some of the issues that rural property owners may want or have to consider in terms of their rural boundaries...
HAVING taken “voluntary redundancy” in 1989 after 41 years in the industry, I suppose it was a gut reaction on listening to Michael Heseltine’s declaration at the beginning of the end to the coal industry (1992). Steel and coal are paralleled…
I THINK it’s a bit of a cheek, for President Obama to tell Britain, if you leave the EU it could take 10 years to negotiate a trade with America. But in the next breath, if the American CIA starts a war somewhere in the world Britain is…
AN OPEN message to the University of South Wales management and Newport City Council planners: Caerleon Campus site should not be sold off for housing under any circumstance. Whatever is to be put there should not require more housing than…
I FELT the need to reply to Gerald Davies’ letter on April 25. I agree with everything he says but I would go further. What organisation can close off two bridges leading into Newport at the same time with total disregard for anyone else? …
“ONE last chance” – this pathetic phrase must rank equal with “community service” and that all-time favourite, “suspended sentence” in the minds of the judiciary when it comes to sentencing generations of serial predators on our all too…
FIREFIGHTERS battled to put out a blaze which started in a greenhouse and spread to three sheds in Chepstow this morning.
PONTYPOOL RFC have today reacted to the news that former second row Adam Scanlon has been banned from rugby for two years by UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) following a failed drug test last autumn.
Few journalists want to write a novel about their trade but former newspaperman and MCL columnist Nigel Jarrett has had a bash...
Just why hasn’t Celtic Manor got a Michelin star? I pondered this thorny question as I took my seat at the back of the recently opened Epicure Experience by Richard Davies fine dining restaurant. It’s the fourth such restaurant to take up…
A BUS is reported to have crashed into another in Crosskeys.
THE truth about the Hillsborough disaster is no longer hidden.
AFTER a run of weather more akin to February with wintry showers by day, frost and ice by night, the Bank Holiday sees some improvement, but not much.
A FORMER Wales rugby international who is on the waiting list for a heart transplant will be among those taking part in a match to raise awareness of organ donation at Rodney Parade on Saturday.
FOR most teenagers, passing their driving test is a proud moment.
NEWPORT cleaner Kathleen Jenkins has spoken of the overwhelming support she has received since wowing the judges on Britain’s Got Talent.
THE Newport West constituency encompasses the majority of the city centre, which has seen significant redevelopment in recent years, as well as some of the area’s most well-known landmarks.
THE owner of two Newport tattoo parlours has been handed a suspended prison sentence after admitting selling so-called legal highs, some of which contained class A drugs.
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TRIBUTES have been paid to a Newport surgeon who cared for a number of notorious Nazis as a prison doctor following the end of the Second World War.
ON May 5 you can vote on who should be Gwent's Police and Crime Commissioner. What questions would you like to ask about crime and policing in your area?
EVANS John Hywel John Hywel Evans an Architect from Newport and subsequently Poole, died peacefully on 22 April 2016 aged ninety two. Much loved by his wife Eileen, devoted father of Susan, Richard and Gillian and grandfather to Tom, Louis, Milo,…