6:26pm Tuesday 21st October 2014
6:46pm Tuesday 14th October 2014
BUSINESSES in Newport could soon be helping to revitalise the city centre if they vote to create a Business Improvement District in next month's ballot. BECKY CARR looks at why businesses should vote yes.
6:25pm Tuesday 30th September 2014
6:08pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
6:10pm Tuesday 16th September 2014
6:08pm Tuesday 9th September 2014
PRIVATE ambulances to help fill weekend rotas, the threat of industrial action, continued poor performance on emergency response time targets - health reporter ANDY RUTHERFORD looks at the difficulties faced by Wales' ambulance service.
5:31pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014
6:16pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
6:39pm Tuesday 19th August 2014
6:14pm Tuesday 12th August 2014
6:20pm Tuesday 5th August 2014
WITH Newport's population set to swell by up to a quarter during the Nato Summit in a month's time, BECKY CARR and EMMA MACKINTOSH take a look at the logistics of such a huge operation and what city residents make of it.
6:10pm Tuesday 29th July 2014
EDUCATION chiefs in Gwent will be able to hand out “punitive” fines to families of students who skip school from September. JOHN PHILLIPS takes an in-depth look at the merits of a controversial new policy which could also penalise parents who take their kids on holiday during term time.
6:19pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014
LAST week's announcement that the Welsh Government is backing a new motorway across the Gwent Levels provoked a backlash from critics and was welcomed by those backing the "black route". So what happens now? JEN MILLS reports.
5:36pm Friday 18th July 2014
6:17pm Tuesday 15th July 2014
11:36am Wednesday 9th July 2014
LAST month the Argus revealed 100 part-time student places could leave Gwent if cuts proposed by the University of South Wales go ahead this year, while some courses in Caerleon are already being stopped. EMMA MACKINTOSH spoke to some of the students who could be affected.
6:04pm Tuesday 1st July 2014
As Newport is snubbed from the Nato summit’s title and an overwhelming majority believe there are no benefits to be had, LAURA LEA asks the people of Newport how we can benefit from the global event this autumn.
6:30pm Tuesday 24th June 2014
COAL mining areas in South Wales continue to be blighted by the effects of the huge job losses caused by pit closures throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, and still require support to help them recover, a new State of the Coalfields report concludes. ANDY RUTHERFORD looks at former mining areas in Gwent.
6:15pm Tuesday 10th June 2014
6:03pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014
6:20pm Tuesday 27th May 2014
12:47pm Tuesday 13th May 2014
Despite an encouraging study showing the numbers of adults who regularly take part in exercise is growing in Wales, it is growing faster in other parts of the country than in Gwent, KEILIGH BAKER discovers.
6:03pm Tuesday 6th May 2014
3:47pm Tuesday 29th April 2014
6:03pm Tuesday 15th April 2014
10:42am Tuesday 8th April 2014
Electronic cigarettes have 1.3 million users in the UK so how will the Welsh Government proposals to ban the use of them in public places and places of work affect them? CARYS THOMAS looks into the argument for and against the ban of e-cigarettes in Wales.
6:10pm Tuesday 25th March 2014
MORE than 20 children from Wales have undergone radical surgery - most of them in the USA - to help overcome problems that severely restrict their mobility and balance. Health reporter ANDY RUTHERFORD reports on a parent-driven campaign that is seeking to get the treatment, called selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR), available on the NHS.
6:20pm Tuesday 18th March 2014
With previous attempts at revitalising the Welsh films and entertainment industry in the form of Dragon International Studios (aka Valleywood), people involved in the business are eagerly waiting to see how well the new Pinewood Studios Wales will perform. ALEX JAMES JONES looks into how important filming is to the Gwent area and how this ties in to Pinewood.
6:15pm Tuesday 11th March 2014
IT WAS a bitter conflict which has left wounds for decades and is now sparking continued calls for a public inquiry. This month marks the 30th anniversary of the start of the1984/5 miners' strike, and NATHAN BRIANT takes a look at whether there is an appetite for such a probe in Gwent.
1:45pm Tuesday 25th February 2014
HEALTH boards across South Wales - with one notable exception - have voted to concentrate key services at fewer hospitals, to try to protect them and improve quality for patients. Health reporter ANDY RUTHERFORD reports on a process that will begin in within months, even though in Gwent the hospital that will house these services has yet to be built.
6:51pm Tuesday 18th February 2014
6:10pm Tuesday 11th February 2014
After a decade of work on the Newport Ship specialists are sharing their wealth of information with the world. But with funding cuts planned a council officer says a trust is the best way forward for the project. DAVID DEANS reports.
6:12pm Tuesday 28th January 2014
6:10pm Tuesday 21st January 2014
9:14am Tuesday 7th January 2014
No less than 14 months after the school first closed over airborne asbestos fears, pupils were relieved to get back to Cwmcarn High yesterday. CAIO IWAN and EMMA MACKINTOSH look back at the school's turbulent journey.
6:00pm Tuesday 17th December 2013
6:12pm Tuesday 10th December 2013
THROUGHOUT its lifetime, the 250 metre track has been used by many cycling greats from Sir Chris Hoy to Mark Colbourne, but the arena is also the base for the head office of Welsh Cycling and Newport Velo Youth Cycling Club.
6:10pm Tuesday 3rd December 2013
6:00pm Tuesday 19th November 2013
12:50pm Tuesday 12th November 2013
6:02pm Tuesday 5th November 2013
Today [TUES], hundreds of school children will march down Stow Hill to the Westgate Hotel in the footsteps of the Chartists who did so 174 years ago. LAURA LEA finds out why education must be at the heart of remembering this extraordinary piece of local history.
6:02pm Tuesday 8th October 2013
1:20pm Tuesday 17th September 2013
4:01pm Tuesday 20th August 2013
4:40pm Tuesday 25th June 2013
9:39am Tuesday 18th June 2013
The forced retirement of Carmel Napier exclusively revealed by the Argus last week has triggered a debate on whether the power of PCCs should be curtailed. Now a Home Office committee led by MP Keith Vaz will investigate the matter. DAVID DEANS, SOPHIE BROWNSON and NATALIE CROCKETT report.
7:30pm Tuesday 4th June 2013
FORCES usually run such campaigns in summer and at Christmas, as shown by the poster above Too many myths about drink or drug-driving Every month 23 people in Britain are killed and 108 are seriously injured by drink or drug drivers.
4:40pm Tuesday 28th May 2013
5:16pm Tuesday 21st May 2013
With regeneration plans put into place to transform Newport’s city centre, SOPHIE BROWNSON, DANIELLE SHERIDAN and DEAN PROSSER asked the people of Newport what they would really like to see happen to regenerate it.
2:40pm Tuesday 14th May 2013