TWO men were found not guilty of conspiring to commit fraud after they sold around £1.2 million worth of shares in a bio-technology company.
CRICKET clubs across Gwent have until the end of the month to apply for £10,000 grant money.
STAFF from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls raised £3,466.21p for the Velindre cancer centre, Cardiff.
WALES, Scotland and the Republic of Ireland are set to join the race to host Euro 2020, writes Andrew Penman.
THE Tories and the Lib Dems have agreed to run Monmouthshire council.
EMPLOYEES of Gwent companies took part in mentally and physically demanding military challenges as they learned about the Territorial Army (TA) and its role in their community.
WALES coach Neil Jenkins believes the Grand Slam winners desperately need to take Australia’s scalp this summer if they are to fulfill their ambition of being a world power and end their “dreadful” record against the Tri Nations sides.
WALES have received a double boost with confirmation that star players Mike Phillips and James Hook will be released by their French clubs for the start of preparations next week to face the Barbarians and Australia in June.
Pianist Freddy Kempf's survey of the five Beethoven piano concertos as both soloist and conductor initially had the whiff of showmanship about it.
The number of men doing part-time work because they cannot find a full-time job has more than doubled in the last four years, according to a study.
What a fantastic night of entertainment!
TORY grassroots councillors have told of how national woes hit them on the doorstep in the weeks prior to the election.
WE’D like to say “thank you” to the people of Rogerstone for their overwhelming support in the recent Newport city elections. We have hit the ground running, already working hard on the issues you raised with us along the way. Many of them…
ARE there any readers who lived in Williams Street or Raglan Street on the day of the Queen’s Coronation?
THERE was an item on the TV concerning the problem of litter and one local council showed their appreciation to a volunteer litter-picker by providing him with the equipment to carry out his good work. Good job he didn’t live in Newport.
ON BEHALF of my fellow councillors, Matthew Evans and David Fouweather I would like to thank the electorate of Allt-Yr-Yn ward for their support and their gesture of confidence in returning us as their elected councillors in the recent elections.…
IN a recent communication relating to the Welsh Assembly Government’s commitment to provide an hourly rail service into Newport, Carl Sargeant stated his priority. This would depend on the number of bus passengers using the Rogertone-Newport…
NOW that the council elections are over and the dust is starting to settle, we would like to take this opportunity to thank the residents of the Penmaen/Oakdale Ward for the faith and confidence you placed in us as your local councillors over a…
IT WAS pleasing to wake up last Friday morning to the news that Plaid Cymru had been removed from their disastrous few years running Caerphilly Borough Council. Over the years when they were in power they continually worked and voted with their…
TWO men are in the running to be nominated as the Labour candidate for the Gwent Police Commissioner election in November, the Argus has learned.
‘WEMBLEY was wonderful’ seems to be the assessment from the Amber Army who lit it up on Saturday in the final of the FA Trophy, but the experience needs to be used as a springboard to so much more.
AN AUTHOR who was “passionate about everything in Newport” was given a final send-off by a musical group he had founded.
THE Premier League is the weakest it has been for some time, according to many, but if this is the lowest standard we’ve seen, I pray it continues.
TWO men were today found guilty of the murder of a man found dead on Chepstow Road in Newport.
Loyalty is rarely a two-way street in football.
The 8-page Business Update is out today.
FIREFIGHTERS are tackling a fire at a Valleys industrial estate. *Debris falling on homes *70 firefighters tackle fire *Llanhilleth school closed *Some residents evacuated *Trains disruped by fire *SEE PICTURES OF THE BLAZE
A VALLEYS father had his life saved by a Gwent Police nurse who happened to arrive on the scene of a crash just moments after it happened.
The trade deficit in the UK shrank in March as exports to the US, China and Russia grew strongly, official figures showed today.
A POPULAR award-winning Newport restaurant has closed and is up for sale.
JONES On 6th May 2012, Gladys Jones of Cwmbran. Beloved wife of Bill, devoted mother of Sharon, Kerry and Adrian, much loved nan to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and a loved adopted mother of Kay. R.I.P. Funeral Thursday 17th May,…
BULLER (Dave) We should be celebrating your 50th Birthday today with you. Instead we will be visiting your grave. We miss you. Love Julie, Evan and family. xxxxxx
UNDERWOOD (Terry) Special thanks to Terry's friends who visited him in Hospital and to all staff at the Royal Gwent and Danygraig Nursing Home who were kindness itself. Thanks also to Pastors Clive and Elaine Owen for all their support and to Revd.…
CANTELO (Lucy Ann) Helen, Susan and family wish to express their sincere thanks and appreciation to all relatives, friends and neighbours for all their support, letters and cards of condolence and donations received. Special thanks to Thistle Court…
MORGAN (Des) Will be sadly missed by the Three Muskateers.
CARD Peacefully at home on 5th May, Sheila of Ponthir. Much loved mother to Jon and Nicky. Devoted Grandma to Lucy and Joe. Sheila will be sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Service to be held on Tuesday 22nd May at Gwent…
REES Suddenly on the 29th April 2012 at her home in Ffrwd Road, Abersychan, Marjorie, a dearly beloved wife of the late James, a much loved mother of James, mother-in-law of Diane, sister of Ruth and her husband Albert, aunt of Nicholas and Peter.…
THEY may have come third to a performing dog, but for one member of Only Boys Aloud, his showbusiness career is only just beginning.
A SHORT film warning of the dangers of sexual exploitation, funded by money seized from an Ebbw Vale pimp, is set to be distributed to schools across Wales.
NEWPORT Gwent Dragons have signed two Wales-capped young guns to bolster their back line for next season.
AN Ebbw Vale man is beginning a 12-month prison sentence after burgling his father’s house.
THE next fortnight will shape the future of Newport County AFC, according to chairman Chris Blight.