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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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Gold standard grade for Admiral Swansea Bay 10k 

THIS year’s Admiral Swansea Bay 10k has again been awarded a gold standard grade in recognition of its quality. The standard, awarded...

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South Wales Police Recruiting for PCSOs

As a PCSO, you will perform one of the most demanding yet rewarding roles in the South Wales Police Force and you will inspire confidence...

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Man of Steel in Colour

By Dai Jeffcoate Video Labs recently released a video showing what Man of Steel could have looked like if it had been in colour rather than...

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Council shortlisted in construction excellence award

Carmarthenshire County Council is celebrating being shortlisted for three categories in the 2015 Construction Excellence Wales awards....

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New law to reduce homelessness comes into force

The most fundamental reform to homelessness legislation in over 30 years comes into force across Wales today. The main objective of the law...

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Minister visits Germany to learn more about their apprenticeship programmes

A tour of BMW’s iconic motorcycle factory in Berlin was just one of the visits Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology, Julie James,...

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Reader’s Letter: May 7th General Election

On Thursday 7th May, the General Election will present a choice of two futures, more of the same under the Tories and Labour or a fresh new...

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“We owe it to the Region to qualify,” says Owens

With the Scarlets in a scrap to reach Guinness PRO12’s top six and qualify for the European Rugby Champions Cup next season Owens has...

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Bonus point victory a boost for Scarlets top six campaign

A record-breaking crowd made their way to the Millennium Stadium on Saturday afternoon for what was a fantastic afternoon of Regional rugby...

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Campaign Statement from Ken Rees – Llanelli’s UKIP Parliamentary Candidate

Dear Elector, Our UKIP campaign is progressing well, with requests for attendance at various venues to speak to people and media...

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Press Release: Trade Unionist & Socialist Coalition (TUSC)

Like a tiny plaster over a gaping wound, promises to improve the NHS made by the establishment parties are worthless. Even the former boss...

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Neath Port Talbot Children’s Services out of Serious Concerns

Chief Officers at Neath Port Talbot Council have today thanked all involved in bringing the authority’s Children and Young People...

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Big stars to visit small town

A number of stage and screen stars will be performing at the Princess Royal Theatre over the next 18 months. The launch of a new programme...

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Primary school increases recycling to save money

A Neath Port Talbot primary school is on track to reduce its trade waste costs by more than £500 a year, thanks to its keen recycling...

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Cheque for Paul Sartori

The Paul Sartori Foundation – the Pembrokeshire charity offering specialised, supportive care and advice for those in the later...

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Packed programme at Scolton Manor

There’s a busy programme of events this May at Scolton Manor – Pembrokeshire’s county museum. From a grand plant sale to...

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Swansea’s Indiana Jones brought to life in new computer game

From discovering Arabia to meeting the indigenous tribes of the Americas, the adventures of a 19th Century Indiana Jones-style globetrotter...

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Hundreds could save time by applying online

HUNDREDS of Swansea residents every single month could save themselves time and trouble by applying for their car parking permits from...

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Swansea Market roof project over half finished 

EXPERT work to refurbish historic Swansea Market’s iconic roof is now over half finished. R & M Williams, Swansea Council’s...

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Sunday bus services set for Gower this year

SUNDAY bus services are being re-launched on Gower to help boost tourism in the region. Swansea Council has successfully bid for funding...

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New group to help schools tackle education budget pressures

A NEW group has been set up in Swansea to help schools across the city achieve efficiency savings while keeping the impact on...

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Appointments to the Advisory Panel to the Welsh Language Commissioner announced

The role of the panel is to advise the Welsh Language Commissioner on the Commissioner’s functions. The following have been appointed to...

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£144 million investment in 52,000 apprenticeships

A £144 million EU and Welsh Government investment to fund over 50,000 apprenticeships in Wales has been announced by the First Minister,...

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Wales’ best interests lie in a prosperous Europe says First Minister

Speaking at a major event to promote and raise awareness of the European Union (EU) with a focus on jobs and growth, First Minister of...

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TWO PEOPLE FINED FOR THROWING LITTER FROM CARS

Two people have been fined for throwing litter out of their car windows in Llanelli. Council environmental enforcement officers have issued...

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CCTV HELP CATCH LITTERER WHO GAVE FALSE DETAILS

CCTV cameras worn by council environmental enforcement officers have helped to catch a litter lout who gave them false details. Enforcement...

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MAN FINED FOR DROPPING LITTER THANKS TO RESIDENT

A man has been fined by the council for dropping litter after being reported by members of the public. He was seen pulling out of the...

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BURRY PORT REDEVELOPMENT DEFERRED

A decision on ambitious plans to redevelop a large area of Burry Port has been deferred after a last-minute Welsh Government intervention....

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The Internet Joke

A man and a woman were having a quiet, romantic dinner in a fine restaurant. They were gazing lovingly at each other and holding hands. The...

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Campaigns: Stop The UK Seal Slaughter

Seal cubs are being left to starve to death as their mothers are shot along Britain’s coast. This petition seeks to ban the killing...