AN Appeal to fund a permanent memorial to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in Usk is underway.
NEWPORT Gwent Dragons will face a swift reunion with Aled Brew in a pre-season friendly against Biarritz, writes Chris Kirwan.
A MAN who admitted stealing more than £600 worth of beer from a supermarket was given a community order and made to carry out 100 hours of unpaid work.
SCHOOLS and community groups in Gwent are being urged to get involved in a campaign to help improve water quality in their area.
MORE than 100,000 older people in Wales are living in poverty, according to a new report published today.
THE National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children warned that neglect has doubled over the last two years to reach record levels.
LOCAL schoolchildren have designed a new sign for their village hall.
A NEWPORT man yesterday pleaded guilty to being nearly three times the drink-drive limit.
HAVING learned to sew before she could talk Hannah Thomas always knew she wanted a career in fashion.
CHRISTINE Verrinder lived with diabetes and its complications for almost 60 years – and her son, Mark, believes there is still too much ignorance about the potentially devastating long-term effects.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a former Argus worker whose ashes were recently scattered with a firing of a cannon.
PARTS of England and Wales faced the risk of flooding once again today after warnings of more heavy rain.
THE number of complaints to Newport council’s social services department rose for the third year running, a report shows.
A GWENT MP is calling for a vote in Parliament on whether Britain should pull out of Afghanistan.
POLICE have released this efit and are appealing for information following an assault in Cwmbran.
A MONMOUTHSHIRE woman has been named Wales’ adult volunteer of the year following her work with the Meningitis Trust after her son suffered from the disease.
A COMMUNITY council deliberately did not consult residents over a plan to develop a field for housing, a Planning inquiry heard.
BOSS Justin Edinburgh believes the signing of Jake Thomson will show the value of the Rodney Parade groundshare to Newport County fans.
BLUD (Carole) Dear sister in law of Janet and the late Graham, loved aunty of Martyn, Paul and their families. Goodnight, God bless. XX
DOUGLAS (Mark) God looked around his garden and he found an empty space and then he look down upon the Earth and saw your tired face. He put his arms around you and lifted you to rest, Gods garden must be beautiful, He always takes the best. He…
DOUGLAS (Mark) Your battle is now over, no more tears flowing down your cheek. No more pain, no more suffering, now you are no longer weak. We still do not understand why this has happened to you but we're so proud to say 'you are our step dad, the…
DOUGLAS (Mark) After a long illness bravely borne, Mark, aged 47 sadly passed away at home in Magor. Loving husband of Debra, stepdad of Dean and Emma, bampi to Jessica, Conor and Bailey, much loved by all his family (has left a huge family hole…
JONES (Gladys Maud) Dearest Mam of Hazel and Gren. Dear Nan of Beverley, Jackie and Jonathan. You will always live in our hearts. Miss you forever Mam. God Bless.
MILLAR (David) Adored nephew of Auntie Colly. Rest peacefully now. Love you everything and more. xx
MILLAR Gone but never for- gotten. Love Marcie, Becky, Kerry-anne, Stacy, Steven, Vicky, Terry, Zena, Anthony.
STEELE (Ruby Grace) In Heaven you rest, no worry or pain, God bless you Mama till we meet again. Love always, David, Linda, Jeanette and Michael, Susan and families XXX
JONES On 3rd June 2012, Adrian Jones, aged 41 years of New Inn. Devoted loving husband of Cath, wonderful loving father of Chloe and Sophie, much loved son of Barbara and Graham, dearly loved by his sister Gaynor and Martin, treasured grandson of…
DOUGLAS (Mark) There's a special Bampy up there in Heaven above, there will never be another with a heart so full of love. We will never forget you. Love, Bailey, Jessica and Conor. XXX
BLUD (Carole) Dearly loved cousin of Gill, Donal, Kate and Rachael. Peacefully sleeping. XX
EVANS (Ann) On 8th June 2012 Vera Annie Evans of New Inn, Pontypool passed away peacefully at her home, aged 89 years. Beloved wife of Mervyn, devoted mother of Joanne. Funeral Tuesday 19th June, service 10.30am at the Gwent Crematorium. Family…
MILLAR (David) Our only lovely son. Our hearts are broken. We don't know what to do. You are now free from all your suffering, as we knew what you were going through. We know you didn't want to go because you really loved us so. But one thing for…
MANLEY (Denis James) Joyce and family would like to thank all relatives, friends and work colleagues for their kindness and support, letters and cards of condolence following their bereavement. Particular thanks to Fr Kelly, Clive Lemon and Richard…
HODGKISS (Ray) Margaret and family extend their sincere thanks to friends and neighbours for their expressions of sympathy, letters and cards received during their recent bereavement. Thanks to all who attended the funeral service, To Mr R Paterson…
SAMUEL Arthur (Sonny) Sadly taken from us one year today, but treasured memories stay forever. We miss you so much. Your loving wife Iris, son David, daughter-in-law Joanne and bampi of Jade, Craig and family. XX
Let your dad know he's a `SUPER' Dad!! Place your Fathers' Day Greeting in the South Wales Argus and online on Saturday 16th June. Text Option... £7.50 Graham Thomas - 15 words £10 We think U R the world s 2 & image . 35 words GR8-est dad!…
MILLAR (David) No farewell words were spoken, no time to say goodbye, you left this world too early and only God knows why. Sleep peacefully David love. Penny, David and family.
MILLAR (David) Our Uncle Millar, can't believe we will never see you again. We will always love and miss you. Love Ross & Toni. xxx Liam & Nevaeh. xxx
MILLAR (David) I know you are in Heaven with the Angels. And I have a big shining star in the sky that is you, saying "Hello Lottie". Love & hugs. Your special girl Lottie. xx
MILLAR (David) A loving brother with a heart of gold. I will always remember when you used to call me in your words Yo Sis then followed by Give me a Sub but that was you and I wouldn't of wanted to change you for the world. Rest in peace my Bro.…
GRAINGER (Ethel) On 9th June, at Severn View Nursing Home, Chepstow, Ethel, aged 92 years, formerly or Restway Wall, Chepstow. Dearly loved by all her family. Funeral service Wednesday 20th June, 12.30pm at the Gwent Crematorium. Family flowers…
DAVEY (nee James) Glenys Suddenly on 10th June 2012 at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Glenys Olwyn, aged 76 years, of Henson Street, Newport. Dearly loved wife of the late Edgar. Sister of Hazel, cherished aunt of Sharon, Stephen, Christopher, Kate,…
ROSSER On 3rd June 2012, David Michael Rosser of Greenmeadow, Cwmbran passed away at the Royal Gwent Hospital. Beloved husband of Marjorie and loved by all the family. Resting where no shadows fall. Funeral Monday 18th June, service 11.30am at…
21 YEUBREY 21 21 21 1 Michael 21 2 Happy 21st 21 Birthday 21 Love, Aunty Mary, Uncle Brian, Aunty Pat and Uncle Kevin. xxxx 21
TUCKER RHIANNON & MATTHEW 18 18 Congratulations 1 on your 18th. 8 18 18 Love Mum, Dad & Daniel. xxx 18
40 400SPARKS 40 4 40 40 40 (Donna) 0 4 440 0 40 40 Welcome to the 40 40 40 40 40 40 BIG 40 40 Love 0 440 40 40 Teresa, Steven, Gavin, Suzanne, 40 Dylan, Becky, Janet, Pete, Leah, Chris, Kimberley, Corey and Ashley.
40 40 SPARKS 40 (Donna) 40 40 HAPPY 40th DONNA Love you loads, Mike. 40 HAPPY 40th 40 MUMMY 40 Hugs & kisses, Ruby, Maisie & Lillie. xxx 40
SPARKS (Donna) HAPPY 40tH DONNA. Health & Happiness Always. MaM & DaD xxxx
18 MAYHO MAYHO Melanie 18 18 Melanie 18 Congratulations in your 18th. 18 Have a good day. Love, 18 18 Dad, Nanna Rita, Aunty Janet, David, Ian 18 and Max. XXX 18
JONES (Gladys) Mum, you were the best mother and grandmother to all of us. We'll miss you loads. We'll be seeing Ya. Love forever, Jean, Chris and Jill.