ROGIET Primary School pupils have been busy delighting the community with a visit to a pensioners’ club and selling tasty goods at a farmers’ market.
TAX credit claimants in Gwent are being warned to watch out for scam or ‘phishing’ emails sent out by fraudsters.
JIM Allenby hit an unbeaten 138 against his old county as Glamorgan totally do-minated the second day of their LV= County Championship Division Two game against Leicestershire at Grace Road.
FORMER Stoke manager Tony Pulis is disappointed by his exit but accepts chairman Peter Coates' decision to want to take the club in a different direction.
A SCHOOLBOY from Monmouthshire showed he had a lot of bottle when he received an unusual message on holiday.
LIST of 32 school buildings containing asbestos has been revealed by Torfaen council.
A MAN has been killed and two others were taken to hospital with gunshot wounds following a "serious incident" understood to involve a serving soldier.
If you had to be stuck in a lift with someone, who would it be and why?
NEW reading and numeracy tests are being rolled out across Wales by the Welsh Government for six-to 14-year-olds to try to raise standards.
HEALTH bosses will review efforts to increase patients’ use of the minor injuries unit at Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan in Ebbw Vale, at the end of July.
FOLLOW the demonstration against the merger of two Newport schools - Gaer Juniors and Infants this afternoon with our reporter Emma Mackintosh.
GWENT Police are appealing for information following a burglary and attempted burglary in the Malpas area reported this morning.
A LIFELONG Blaenavon resident is celebrating her 101st birthday today.
COULD I take this opportunity to thank the Argus for joining forces with Blaenau Gwent’s ‘Use it or Lose it’ Campaign to save the Minor Injuries Unit at Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan, Ebbw Vale. As your article points out, this is a vital service for…
“INADEQUATE leadership in Blaenau Gwent’s education department obstructed the work of the commissioners sent in to improve education services at the authority.
He has been a butcher since he left school at 16.
I AGREE with the paragraph that says young people should be encouraged to live in the city centre.
GWENT police are appealing for information after a peregrine falcon was found shot in the Pandy, Abergavenny area.
THOSE sit-at-home war apologists and cheerleaders like Christopher Hitchins and David Aaronovitch, among others, clearly have never been in a combat zone.
LEAVING the EU would be a disaster for Wales and the UK in general. Non EU companies, who see Wales and the UK as a gateway into Europe, will feel differently in the future.
DAVID Garner’s exhibition SHIFT at the Newport Art gallery examines the working class struggle by asking us, the observers, to consider the human cost of coal in the Welsh Valleys.
FURTHER to my recent letter, may I point out that my comment concerning a “stadium befitting a football league team”, was in no way meant as a reflection on our present home at Rodney Parade, but more a comment on the city council basking in the…
A GREAT grandmother said she had a lucky escape after waking up as flames engulfed a neighbour’s house after a suspected arson attack.
THE Government is in disarray over the Same Sex Marriage Bill, as they’ve announced another U-turn on the Bill. They will hold a review to decide whether heterosexual couples should be allowed to opt for a civil partnership rather than marriage.…
A GANG who brought at least £50,000-worth of heroin to Newport from Bristol were jailed for a total of 34 years.
AS the government looks at plans to double the size of the Territorial Army, WILL BAIN, right, went on exercise with Gwent reservist troops in Cyprus.
A FISHERMAN who discovered a dead porpoise washed up on a bank of the River Usk is urging anglers to stop fishing with nets.
ONE lane is blocked and slow traffic reported after an accident on the M4 eastbound in Newport this afternoon.
THREE Newport men who stole more than 200 metres of cable from the railway, resulting in almost 19 hours of delays, have been jailed for a total of eight years.
A MAN was arrested on suspicion of importing drugs and money laundering following a raid on a house in Raglan.
TORFAEN council’s cabinet saw a minor shake-up at the authority’s AGM (Annual General Meeting) on Tuesday (May 21) night, as Bob Wellington was re-elected as leader.
GWENT Police are are appealing for information after an assault that happened at around 11.45am yesterday.
A BIKER seriously injured in last night's crash in Llangibby was airlifted to Frenchay hospital in Bristol.
TILLEY (Ron) Thank you for the treasured memories that will last forever. Nephew Glyn, Kath and family X
BARDSLEY On 14th May peacefully at St. Woolos Hospital, Phyllis Marguerite aged 92 years. Beloved wife of the late Jim, much loved mother of Christopher, Carl and Gillian, mother-in-law of Beverley, Pauline and John, loving Nanna of Hollie, Nicholas…
EVANS (Lavinia) Passed away suddenly on 10th May. Will be greatly missed by her sisters Mary, Mo, Pat, Jackie, Carol, brother Albert and the late Flo and Cynthia and families. Rest in peace Vin.
COOP On 12th May 2013, Jim Coop of Griffithstown. Loved husband and friend of Julia, dear brother of Ann and much loved father of John. Sadly missed by family and friends. A service to say goodbye and celebrate his life, Tuesday 28th May 10.30am at…
STENBERG Formerly Johnson Terry Peacefully at home on 10th May 2013, Terrance, Loved by his daughter and son-in-law, known as Jacko. Love you always, Shaz and Seanie x. Funeral Tuesday 28th May 2013. Service at the Greater Gwent Crematorium Chapel…
WALTERS (Jack) On 17th May at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, Jack, aged 91 years, of Chepstow. Beloved husband of the late Beryl, devoted father of Keith, Denise and Jacqueline, father-in-law of Diane and Robert, dearly loved grampa to all his…
WILLIAMS (John Bernard) On May 14th peacefully at St Woolos Hospital, John, aged 82 years, of Caerleon, beloved husband of the late Joan, dearest father of David and Rosemary, father in law of David and Linda, grandfather of Anna, Laura and Ian and…
EVANS (nee Proctor) Rosemary Lavinia 'Vinnie' Passed away peacefully at her home in Bettws on the 10th May 2013. Devoted wife of over 50 years to Walter, much loved Mam to Anthony, Phillip and their wives, will be sadly missed by her grandchildren…
VRETTOS (Barbara) In our hearts you will always stay, loved and remembered every day. Loving husband Terry, devoted daughters Susan and Julie, son-in-law Paul, grand and great-grandchildren XX
WILLIAMS To Kelly & James a gift of a son ETHAN Born on the 15/05/13 Stepbrother to Lauren and Corey Grandson to Helen and David
LAUREN VICTORIA EDWARDS Congratulations on passing your Driving Test first time & Happy Birthday! Love Mum, Dad, Niall & Nan xxx
MOULTON (Joan) Beloved mother of Ralph, mother-in-law to Pat. Loving Nan to Julie, Dawn, Rebecca, Gareth and partners. Loved Diddy to all her great grandchildren. Memories of a very special lady, gentle and kind. You will stay in our hearts forever.…
MIDGLEY Terence (Terry) Suddenly at home on May 11th, aged 82 years. Loving brother of Heather and family, loved and sadly missed by Janet, Gerald, Kelly and Daniel, reunited with Joyce. Rest In Peace. Funeral Wednesday, May 29th, Service at Gwent…
POUND (Carol) Forever in our hearts the most caring, loving, sister, sister-in-law and Aunty. Thinking of you always. Robert, Gill, Rhys, Leanne, Ieuan, Stacey, Carl, Matthew, Jodie & Jordan. xxxxxxxxxx
POUND Peacefully on 10th May at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Carol, cherished and much loved daughter of Ivy and the late Glyn Pound. Funeral service at 11am on Friday 24th May at Clyde Street Pentecostal Church, Risca followed by committal at Danygraig…
EVANS (Rosemary Lavinia) Deeply loved by sister Pat and brother-in-law Terry and all their children. No more Tuesday and Thursdays Vin, just heavy hearts and beautiful memories. Till we meet again, Good-bye love. xxx
EVANS (Rosemary Lavinia) We little knew that morning God was to call your name. In life we loved you dearly, In death we do the same. It broke our hearts to lose you. You did not go alone, For part of us went with you The day God called you home. You…