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Newport Civic Centre.

Caerleon solar farm plans thrown out

Latest updates as Storm Imogen hits Gwent with high winds and heavy rain

PICTURES: Latest updates as Storm Imogen hits Gwent with high winds and heavy rain

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Waste piled up at the Pontypool facility operated by Christopher Bayliss.

Recycling plant which was paid £193k of taxpayer's money breached environmental permits

One in four children in Gwent are overweight or obese by the time they start school, according to new figures

Gwent children have a one in four chance of starting school overweight or obese, figures show

Work on the £315 million project could begin as early as Easter.

£315m Circuit of Wales project in "final stages" of deal with investors

The fire damage at Arael View in Abertillery.

House fire family "inundated" with offers to help following blaze

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Police wish to speak to these two after the incident in Cwmbran's Boots

Police appeal after £1,700 worth of theft of cosmetics and perfume stolen from Cwmbran's Boots

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JAILED: Luke Morgan

PICTURE UPDATE: Man who exposed himself to two women just minutes apart jailed

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Radio 1 DJ Greg James will cycle through Gwent as part of his Cardiff triathlon.

Radio DJ Greg James to cycle through Gwent as part of Sport Relief challenge

Eforts to fill nursing vacancies in Gwent is set to expand to the Philippines

Recruitment for Gwent nurses to expand to the Philippines

Children's Commissioner for Wales, Sally Holland, meets Glasllwch Primary School super ambassadors, Freya Chicken, 10, and Conor Foster, 10

Primary school's super ambassadors spreading the word about children's rights

A manuscript by Charles Somerset, Marquess of Worcester sold at auction for £4,700

Second auction of Late Lord Raglan's library and art collection sells for £167k

Two GPs have pleaded not guilty to the manslaughter of 12-year-old Brynithel boy, Ryan Morse

GPs plead not guilty to manslaughter of 12-year-old boy

FACING FEARS: Miss Wales finalist Georgia Phasey from Newport

Miss Wales finalist from Newport to face her fears with charity skydive

One-car crash in Crumlin causing slow traffic

One-car crash in Crumlin causing slow traffic

Crash on the M4 westbound on the Severn Bridge.

Crash on M4 Severn Bridge westbound

SURVEY: Sally Holland, Children's Commissioner for Wales

Children in Wales reveal the things that would make their lives better

ARGUS COMMENT: A time for leadership over Duffryn school

ARGUS COMMENT: A time for leadership over Duffryn school

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Red flood warning for River Wye in Monmouthshire and amber flood alert for River Usk in Newport

Flooding possible for River Usk in Newport and River Wye

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Strong winds close the Old Severn Bridge

Update: The Old Severn Bridge reopened

MEDIEVAL: The Newport Ship on the banks of the River Usk

Newport ship could last another 500 years thanks to new climate control unit

The Met Office's severe weather warning map on Sunday

Storm Imogen to batter Gwent

Breaking news in Newport and Gwent, Monday February 8, 2016

Live Breaking news in Newport and Gwent, Monday February 8, 2016

SHELTER: Guest Darren Wood sits down to his evening meal with volunteer Janet Lewis and Mark Hepton Night Shelter co-ordinator

Night Shelter prevents 474 nights of rough sleeping in Newport in two months

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Prime minister David Cameron has announced what he called the 'biggest shake-up of prisons since the Victorian era'

'Biggest prison system shake up since Victorian era' announced by prime minister

Newport's Belle Vue and Beechwood Parks closed due to storms

Newport's Belle Vue and Beechwood Parks closed due to storms

Five of the best places to get pancakes in Newport this Pancake Day

Five of the best places to get pancakes in Newport this Pancake Day

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Paul Murphy, Pride in Pill founder

Pride in Pill one of three Gwent groups in line for national award

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RETURNING: One of the organisers of Geekedfest Shane Jordan with from left, Ryan Creaney (Gambit), Cal Graham (Deadpool) and Thomas Lloyd

Newport's own film, TV and comic con to return for second year

Youngsters Maisey Murphy and Matthew Keeling become characters from their favourite books

Potter fans take over Torfaen libraries on national book night

Brief Encounter-movie-poster

Appeal for couples who saw romantic film in cinema nearly 70 years ago

Deputy speaker of the House of Commons, Lindsay Hoyle MP, chaired the debate of year seven pupils.

Risca school welcomes deputy speaker of the House of Commons

The Grade II listed Tredegar House in Newport, one of Gwent's premier historic attractions.

AMs to vote on rules protecting historic sites

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Claire Day with just some of the donations she collected for homeless people

Undy woman who set up project to help homeless is given award

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Paralympian Ben Rushgrove visited children at Pontllanfraith Primary

Paralympian meets primary school pupils in fitness event

American evangelist Dr Jerry Savelle speaks at Newport City Church. (55126386)

High-profile American preacher visits Newport church

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Head teacher Susan Roche has labelled the award a 'tremendous achievement'

Torfaen primary school achieves unique Welsh status in terms of PE teaching

MP Jessica Morden

YOUR MP WRITES: Newport East MP Jessica Morden

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Neil Shaw

School appoints new headmaster

Labour MP for Newport West Paul Flynn.

Welsh school refusal presents "serious threat" to future Newport development plans, says MP

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Martin Wade (55258364)

Wade's world - on airport parking

Gareth Hubbarde has turned his life around after his suicide attempt two years ago

Cwmbran man who lost his leg after jumping in front of a train speaks of recovery battle

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An artist's impression of the two new blocks at Duffryn High School

Council defends decision to allow members to decide Welsh school application despite flood concerns

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More flooding expected as Environment Agency issues warning and alerts

More flooding expected in Gwent as Environment Agency issues warning and alerts

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Nathaniel Crawford, left, and Jordan Jarrett react to a missed chance at the Queen's Hotel in Newport

Newport city centre pubs packed out for the start of Wales' Six Nations campaign

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THE eastbound carriageway of the M4 in Monmouthshire is now fully re-open after a broken-down vehicle was removed.

UPDATED: M4 eastbound now fully re-open in Monmouthshire

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Tobias Robertson appearing on The Voice.

Newport singer wins over Boy George in The Voice blind auditions

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Heavy rain causes flooding and disruption across Gwent

Heavy rain causes flooding and disruption across Gwent

Parents protesting outside Victoria Primary school in Abersychan

Fate of Torfaen schools to be decided on Tuesday

RUGBY STAR: Rhys Webb will be speaking at sports dinner in Cwmbran

Rugby stars Dan Biggar and Rhys Webb set for charity sports dinner

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