Road traffic collision in Hafod, Swansea

MID and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service are currently in attendance of a road traffic collision in Neath Road, Hafod, Swansea. Crews were called to the incident at 09:39hrs this morning, Thursday 12th December 2019. The incident is currently ongoing.

Plan to excavate 110,000 tonnes of coal near Ammanford submitted

A MINING boss said most of the 110,000 tonnes of coal he wants to excavate from a site in Carmarthenshire would not be burnt. Chris James, of Bryn Bach Coal Ltd, has submitted a planning application to the county council to remove the coal from seams under grassland and woodland Continue Reading

Farmer fined for moving cows illegally

A FARMER has been ordered to pay £5,500 for moving cows without passports from England and abandoning them on a farm in Carmarthen. Paul Taylor, of Wheel Farm, Worfield in Shropshire, admitted five charges of cattle offences when he appeared before Llanelli Magistrates Court. Carmarthenshire County Council was first made Continue Reading

Chief Officer for Dyfed-Powys Special Constabulary faces hearing over allegations of gross misconduct

FOLLOWING a thorough and swift investigation into two allegations made about his conduct, Dyfed-Powys Police’s Special Chief Officer Cairn Newton-Evans has this morning faced a public disciplinary hearing. On (Nov 28) SCO Newton-Evans was served with a conditional caution for sexual assault and tendered his resignation from the post of Continue Reading

National Children of Wales Awards seeks inspirational children

THE chair of the National Children of Wales Awards has urged more families, friends and carers to nominate inspirational young people for the event, which will take place at the Celtic Manor on April 3, 2020. The courage and achievements of some 15 children will be recognised at the awards. Continue Reading

South Wales Police launch campaign to target drivers under influence of alcohol or drugs

THE Winter drink drug drive campaign launching on social media on Wednesday (Dec 11) shows footage of real incidents with key words to tell the journey of the impact drink or drug driving had. Last year saw over 3,500 drink drive tests administered across South Wales resulting in 179 arrests, Continue Reading

Farming Connect Mentor supporting growth in the care farming sector

A PIONEER of care farming in Wales is mentoring other farmers contemplating diversifying into a sector that provides therapy, education and rehabilitation to some of society’s most vulnerable people. Jim Bowen and his parents, Gil and Tom, established Clynfyw Care Farm on their 300-acre organic holding near Boncath in 2011, Continue Reading

Carol Vorderman to host inaugural National Children of Wales Awards

A GALA dinner in the Celtic Manor will raise £100k for children’s charities Broadcaster and writer Carol Vorderman MBE will host the inaugural National Children of Wales Awards. The star-studded event scheduled for April 3, 2020, will celebrate the inspirational achievements of children across Wales. The National Children of Wales Continue Reading

We can secure a brighter future for Wales claim Welsh Lib Dems

THE Welsh Liberal Democrats are using the final moments of the of the general election campaign to urge the people of Wales to stop Boris Johnson and to vote for a brighter future for Wales. The polls suggest this is going to be a very close election. Only a small Continue Reading

Welsh Liberal Democrats set out ambitious spending plans to tackle the climate emergency

THE Welsh Liberal Democrats have set out an ambitious £100 billion spending plan for across the UK to tackle the climate emergency, including generating 80% of our electricity from renewables and retrofitting all homes by 2030. The proposals are set out in the party’s fully costed “Our Plan to Tackle Continue Reading

error: You are in breach of copyright
%d bloggers like this: