This bi-monthly, glossy mag is packed with features about the county from arts and crafts to food and drink. We chat to local people, list local events, visit local landmarks and help you enjoy all the fantastic things Monmouthshire has to offer.
Monmouthshire is a beautiful county incorporating mountains in the north and the Wye Valley to the east. It counts Abergavenny, Monmouth, Chepstow and Usk among its towns and is packed with fantastic pubs and restaurants, places to go for scenic walks, interesting independent shops, and as much history as any one could want.
8:02am Thursday 16th February 2017
TWO weeks after the release of the annual school banding ratings, pupils at Pembroke Primary School pupils are singing Celebrate good times - and with good reason.
1:53pm Wednesday 15th February 2017
“Jack was your typical teenager. He was very sporty, he was very intelligent, had a messy room sometimes, he was a typical boy. He was loving and always looked out for people.
9:43am Friday 10th February 2017
ON Thursday, February 6, 1890, around three hundred men left their homes in the tight terraced streets of Torfaen, never to return.
12:01pm Tuesday 7th February 2017
From March 1, any motorist caught using a handheld device while driving will receive six points on their driving licence and a £200 fine.
9:29am Friday 3rd February 2017
The discovery of five letters to a Newport home from 1916 have shed light on one family’s heart-breaking loss. MARTIN WADE investigates the letters to the parents of Lance Corporal Alfred Morgan.
6:04am Thursday 2nd February 2017
A NEWPORT school which has some of the top grades in the country reveals how it achieves highly.
12:01pm Wednesday 1st February 2017
“I spent my childhood and teenage years going in and out of care.
9:02am Friday 27th January 2017
WARSHIP Weeks were one of the ways British people were asked to help pay for Britain’s war effort during the Second World War. In a frenzy of fundraising, towns across Britain dug deep and raised tens and hundreds of thousands of pounds.
3:03pm Thursday 26th January 2017
A RECENTLY amalgamated school has proudly spoken of its diversity and first-class facilities.
12:01pm Tuesday 24th January 2017
WITH the news that the Severn Bridge tolls will be cut in half in 2018, commuters are rejoicing over cheaper journeys both in and out of Wales.
9:07am Friday 20th January 2017
EXACTLY 100 years separate the birth dates of Peter Fielding and his great-grandfather John Fielding.
12:01pm Thursday 19th January 2017
Torfaen’s biggest primary school this year celebrates its 11th anniversary and continues to build on an excellent reputation.
11:54am Wednesday 18th January 2017
FORMER Welsh Road Race champion, president of the Welsh Cycling Union and the longest serving director of the national governing body of British Cycling, Bill Owen talks to Angharad Williams about his early life, health troubles and his MBE.
11:50am Wednesday 18th January 2017
THE NHS is never far from an argument over the c-word – crisis – and we are in the midst of an almighty one over the state of emergency care. ANDY RUTHERFORD reports on winter pressures, fears over investment, and efforts to ease demand on frontline services.
10:43am Friday 13th January 2017
JEFF Wood was brought up on stories of the death of his uncle Richard ‘Dickie’ Beal, a Newport seaman, who was one of 20 from Monmouthshire who died when the Caledonian Monarch sunk with all hands.
6:03am Thursday 12th January 2017
A UNIQUE school that strives for success continues to place its pupils at the heart of its activities.
7:26am Friday 6th January 2017
BY JUNE 1940 it was clear that Britain was facing great danger. Our allies in Western Europe had fallen one by one as the German Blitzkrieg had tore through their defences.
6:02am Thursday 5th January 2017
AS a haven for young people with severe learning difficulties, Cwmbran's Crownbridge School has built a unrivalled reputation for giving its pupils the best start in life.
5:50am Thursday 22nd December 2016
THE CHRISTMAS of a hundred years ago saw Gwent and the rest of the country two years into bloody conflict. Although the war impinged on the festivities, much stayed the same. MARTIN WADE loos at the Christmas of 1916 through the eyes of the Argus.
10:41am Thursday 15th December 2016
WARIO Denebo, 37, Southern Oromia, in East Africa, talks to ESTEL FARELL-ROIG about his life and how he ended up being an asylum seeker living in Newport.