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First person Jane Collier MBE. Copy pic of Jane Collier when she graduated as a nurse.. (52107773)

FIRST PERSON: Jane Collier MBE talks about her voluntary service through St John Ambulance

Lynette Webb, community activist and volunteer in Pill. (49204061)

FIRST PERSON: Lynette Webbe shares her amazing story of going from a life of blues, drink, drugs and crime to running laughter therapy classes and raising awareness of alopecia

Mr McCarthy led a demonstration from Blaenau Gwent to Westminster to protest against cuts to local government budgets.

FIRST PERSON: Hedley McCarthy, ex-leader of Blaenau Gwent council

The launch of the charity calendar in September

FIRST PERSON: Hairdresser Jan Bourne talks about her fundraising ‘dream team’ and their sell-out calendar

Copy pic of Bernard Edwards. (45338126)

FIRST PERSON: Former Merchant Navy captain turned author Bernard Edwards

Judith Voyle and Mayor of Caerphilly, Cllr Leon Gardiner. October 2015.

FIRST PERSON: Bargoed Barnardos stalwart Judith Voyle

Mr Alyufrusi opened his coffee shop in September after five years of planning

The man who escaped from war-torn Middle East to open coffee shop in Newport

Mark playing guitar

FIRST PERSON: Newport civil servant turned writer, Mark Pritchard

Argus-Mark   24-11-07.Wales v South Africa (Prince William Cup).Alix Popham. (41801875)

FIRST PERSON: Former Welsh rugby player Alix Popham

Nick Horler of Artie Crafts in Blaenavon. (39849407)

FIRST PERSON: Well-travelled Blaenavon shop-keeper Nick Horler

LONG-SERVING: Trevor Jones MBE with his medal while delivering milk in 2003

FIRST PERSON: Tredegar milkman of 57 years, Trevor Jones MBE

Martin in 1982

FIRST PERSON: Risca Male Choir stalwart Martin Hodson MBE

View of Dominica

FIRST PERSON: Teacher turned travel consultant Emma Casburn

Family:  left to right they are Robert, Stephanie, Osian, Baby Emily, Catherine, Julie, Daniel, Susan, Peter, Elizabeth and Jean-Pascal.

FIRST PERSON: Usk ex-headteacher Peter McGowan

LEADER: David Morgan the 2015 Royal Welsh Show president leaves the tractors out of the Usk Showgrounds before setting off on a ride through the Monmouthshire countryside

First Person: Usk farmer David Morgan

Marcus (far left) overseeing the media during the Queen's visit to Gloucester.

FIRST PERSON: Journalist turned life coach Marcus Grodentz

David at Beaconsfield Terrace

FIRST PERSON: The man who makes candles for Hollywood blockbusters

Copy Pic Andrew Tuggey the High Sheriff of Gwent with the Mayor of Swansea (30958546)

FIRST PERSON: High Sheriff of Gwent Andrew Tuggey

EXPERIENCE: RAF reservist LAC Cathy Sharples of 614 (County of Glamorgan) Sqn taking pictures from the open rear ramp of a Merlin helicopter

BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Making a difference with the armed forces' reservists

His latest novel 'The Hunt' is described as a fast-paced thriller.

FIRST PERSON: From juggling writing with a full-time job to taking the plunge and becoming an award-winning author, Tim Lebbon reveals all about his change in career path

First person. Newport-born Vic Anstice is a former fireman and driver for British Rail  and played the accordian in the Adelphia Dance Band. (30581678)

FIRST PERSON: Gwent musician Vic Anstice

ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: With Paddy Ashdown (Mark is far left)

FIRST PERSON: Canon Mark Soady, Area Dean for Abergavenny

FAMILY: (left to right) Leesa with her siblings; Hugh, Penny and Sue on their way to Darwin

First Person: Leesa Cartwright, puppeteer

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FIRST PERSON: Rocco Gurnari reveals all about out growing up in Italy, fulfilling a life-long dream of opening his own restaurant and cooking for Sir Cliff Richard

At the launch of RCN Direct in 1997. Christine Hancock, RCN General Secretary at the time, Jenny Kaskow (one of the first members of staff at RCN Direct) and Reverend Hasler.

FIRST PERSON: Usk minister Reverend Kevin Hasler

HOBBY: Paul Meredith and his bike

FIRST PERSON: Ex-miner and Big Pit mechanic Paul Meredith

Maureen Hendon has dialysis onboard "Bulldog" whilst sailing around the UK 2005 (26461816)

FIRST PERSON: Kidney Wales Foundation fundraiser Maureen Hendon


FIRST PERSON: Arctic ultra-marathon runner Paul Fosh

Dr Ramesh Sharma - First Person. Pictured is Ramesh with his family at the departure gate of Calcutta Airport ready to fly to Britain. (22410170)

FIRST PERSON: Cwmbran GP Dr Ramesh Sharma

Newport County player Michael Flynn

FIRST PERSON: Newport County midfielder and youth development coach Michael Flynn

Clinton Horton with wife Kelly Horton

FIRST PERSON: Elvis Tribute artist Clinton Horton

Dan Biddle with his fiancee Gemma Morgan

FIRST PERSON: 'I looked down at him, he looked at me, he then reached into his bag and detonated a home-made bomb' - 'Worst-injured survivor' of 7/7 recalls bombing horror

Emma at her graduation

FIRST PERSON: Newport Cathedral organist proved a real inspiration

First Person feature with former Special Police officer Rex Evans. Here he is receiving a commendation for services from deputy chief constable Jack Frost, (lt) (18741705)

FIRST PERSON: MoD policeman Rex Evans

First Person - Michael Walsh. Pictured is Michael in Kiribati in 1999. (17941646)

FIRST PERSON: Michael Walsh, Honorary Consul for Pacific island nation, Kiribati

FIRST PERSON: Chainsaw sculptor Adam Humphreys

FIRST PERSON: Chainsaw sculptor Adam Humphreys

Sue Davies (16721265)

FIRST PERSON: Sue Davies ex-British Transport Police officer and Gwent WI stalwart

Gaby with her father (left) and husband (right)

FIRST PERSON: Gaby Gillespie - how my dad killed my mother and sold me and my sisters

FOOTBALL: Aged 12, playing for Pontymister

FIRST PERSON: Gwent teacher and Costa Poetry Award winner, Jonathan Edwards

New Year British Empire Medal Honour for David Chaffey. Pictured is David at home in Beaufort. (15347386)

FIRST PERSON: Charity worker and BEM winner, David Chaffey

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ME AND MY SHADOW Sam with her dog, Chief, outside the Savoy Theatre in Monmouth (14948793)

FIRST PERSON: Actor and Monmouth theatre producer Sam Densham

Jewel in the Desert, Las Vegas, 2012

FIRST PERSON: Champion Monmouth fencer Katherine Kempe

First Person with James Watts.  Pictured is James at the Bisley Stand at Rodney Parade where he works as a commercial manager for Newport County, when he is not an MC. (12958754)

FIRST PERSON: James Watts, commercial manager at Newport County

Jenny Stedman  (12873835)

FIRST PERSON: Award-winning care worker Jenny Stedman

Heather with her partner Duncan Anstey

FIRST PERSON: Heather Myers, Abergavenny Food Festival chief

PUBLISHED: Retired nurse Elizabeth Thomas has released her first book

FIRST PERSON: Former nurse and author Elizabeth Thomas

ROYAL COMPANION: Alexis (right) taking part in the Walking With The Wounded trek to the North Pole in 2011 with Prince Harry

FIRST PERSON: Documentary filmmaker Alexis Girardet

First Person with Amanda Copp.  Pictured is Amanda with the Yurts she rents out in the grounds of her farm in Llanishen, Monmouthshire. (11299054)

FIRST PERSON: Yurt campsite owner Amanda Copp

CITY SHOT: Ieuan Berry's photograph of the city

FIRST PERSON: Newport teenage snapper has mature focus on life

First Person - Cara Lea Moseley. Cara practising at Sport Wales in Cardiff. (9569333)

FIRST PERSON: Welsh Netball star, Cara Lea Moseley

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