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West Wales Chronicle Exclusive – Llanelli Westminster Candidates Debate – 30th April 2015

The team at the West Wales Chronicle are delighted to announce that we will be hosting the Llanelli Westminster Candidates Debate on the...

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New parking ‘passport’ for Pembrokeshire introduced

A new weekly parking ‘passport’ permit has been introduced in Pembrokeshire. The £20 permit is designed to give motorists the...

Young energy agents at St Francis Catholic Primary School in Milford Haven - part of Operation Energy.

Team plugs into energy saving!

An unique energy saving project is celebrating its fifth birthday this year. Operation Energy works with primary schools involved in...

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Huge reduction in black bags collected in Swansea

THE amount of black bags placed out for collection in Swansea has reduced by more than 25 percent in 12 months, according to latest...

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Swimmers take plunge for cancer charity at Wales National Pool

SCORES of swimmers have been taking the plunge at the Wales National Pool to raise funds for the Marie Curie cancer charity....

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Dyfed Powys Police fully support the National Stalking Awareness Week 20th to 25th April 2015. #NSAW2015

The focus for this year’s activities keeps the spotlight on raising awareness to the dangers of stalking amongst young people. Research...

Pic Jeff Connell 20/04/15 Courtesy of Carmarthenshire County Council.

BUS OPERATORS COMMENDED FOR 100% PUNCTUALITY

Bus operators have been commended for their high quality service with 100% punctuality at Carmarthen Bus Station. A bus compliance check...

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New opportunities to start trading at Carmarthen Market

Are you looking to start up a new business or have you thought of becoming a market trader? Tenders are currently being invited for the...

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Carmarthenshire Football League Results

L T C MOBILITY CARMARTHENSHIRE JUNIOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE Junior Results for Saturday April 18th R W B Unsder 14 Cup Final Hendy 5 v Seaside 1...

A Classic Car, courtesy of the National Botanical Garden of Wales.

Classic cars put on a show at the Garden

Classic car fans are in for a treat with a weekend of special events at the National Botanic Garden of Wales.   On Saturday April 25,...

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JOB AND COURSE CUTS PROTEST AT COLEG SIR GAR

Wednesday, APRIL 22, 2015 from 12.30 to 1.30 GRAIG, AMMANFORD & PIBWRLWYD CAMPUSES Students, staff and managers are uniting to...

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Attempted Break-in-Trostre Industrial Site,Llanelli.

Persons unknown have cut fencing with a cutting tool and attempted to force a door of a commercial unit.Entry was not gained. This happened...

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Clean Coasts Week 2015 – The Big Event

Clean Coasts have been fortunate enough again this year to be able to hold the national Clean Coasts Week campaign (see attached flyer)....

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Scarlets add strength in depth to front row

Scarlets can today confirm that Australian born loosehead prop Dylan Evans will join the Region for 2015-16. 26-year-old Evans, Welsh...

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Judgement Day a ‘fantastic occasion’

With Scarlets’ Guinness PRO12 clash against Newport Gwent Dragons in Judgement Day III fast approaching outside half Rhys Priestland has...

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Vaughan Williams Supports Free Parking Decision for Llanelli.

Following the recent announcement from Carmarthenshire County Council that a trial of Free Parking in Llanelli Town Center will soon be...

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Batman V Superman Trailer.

Written by Adam Roberts. Well, well, well people. After what feels like a millennium, we finally have the first leaked trailer for the 2016...

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READ AN EXCERPT FROM WINDS OF WINTER:

By Dai Jeffcoate Season five of Game of thrones has returned but for many this isn’t enough to quench their Ice and Fire addiction, and...

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Suzy Davies AM visits Burry Port

Suzy Davies AM visits Burry Port with Selaine Saxby, Llanelli’s Prospective Conservative MP This week Suzy Davies, South Wales West...

David Cameron meets with Selaine Saxby, Llanelli Parliamentary Candidate

WWC Exclusive – Welsh Conservative Manifesto Launch – David Cameron: “Our dragon may be red, but this country is better off blue.”

Selaine Saxby, Prospective Conservative MP for Llanelli, and members of the Llanelli Conservative Association met with the Prime Minister,...

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God Shuffled His Feet

It’s been a slow news week and I’ve got to do something with my time other than just sit here staring blankly at my computer so I...

The Promenade, Aberavon Beach, Port Talbot, picture courtesy of David Lewis via the Geography Project.

Beach byelaws coming into effect from 1st May

Dog lovers are being reminded that the seasonal Aberavon Beach byelaws will take effect from 1st May to 30th September 2015. Throughout...

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Police warn members of the public about a possible PPI scam

Police in Barry are issuing a warning to people after a recent scam whereby a gentleman was called by people falsely claiming to be from...

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Burglary Sentence and Warning

A burglar from Llanelli has been sentenced to two years and four months in prison. Damian Anthony Rees, aged 27, was arrested on Friday,...

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Missing Person Appeal: Glyndwr Lewis, Llanelli

Dyfed-Powys Police is concerned for the welfare of missing 64 year old Glyndwr Huw Lewis. He was last seen at approximately 6.30pm...

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Welsh Church Fund.

The Carmarthenshire Welsh Church Fund is available to churches, chapels, charitable organisations and individuals for grant support for...

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GIVING PEOPLE A LIFT INTO WORK

The Lift programme in Carmarthenshire has had a successful first year helping people into work or training. Set up in April 2014, the...

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COMMUNITY BUREAU

Are you a charity, community group or social enterprise that needs support and guidance to move your ideas forward? Are looking for grant...

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Climbing wall

Aspiring climbers can now scale new heights thanks to a massive new climbing wall being built at Haverfordwest Leisure Centre. At over ten...

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Say it with flowers!

The Victorian tradition of the language of flowers is the subject of a fascinating new exhibition currently being held at Scolton Manor....