Banking giant Santander is to close its Prestatyn branch on Thursday – the third bank to shut in the town in a matter of weeks. It follows the closures of NatWest three weeks ago and the Yorkshire Building Society’s branch last month. Both banks also closed bases in Ruthin and Abergele respectively. Santander said the decision to close its […]Read more ›
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Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says her party has yet to approve a coalition group formed to run Conwy County Council. Five Plaid councillors have joined forces with four Conservative members and one independent councillor (Anne McCafferey) in the new look Cabinet at Bodlondeb. The Labour group decided not to join the group. Plaid Craig-y-Don councillor Gareth Jones was elected […]Read more ›
Detectives have made three further arrests after a man was stabbed to death on Deeside. A 19 year-old man was found at Bethel Place in Connah’s Quay on Monday evening – he has yet to be formally named by police. A post-mortem examination was held on Wednesday morning. A 48 year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has yet […]Read more ›
The former First Minister of Wales, Rhodri Morgan, has died at the age of 77. The ex-Cardiff West MP, elected in 1987, became an AM when the Welsh Assembly was founded in 1999. Nine months later, he became First Secretary and the leader of the Welsh Labour party following the resignation of Alun Michael. Mr Morgan served three terms in the […]Read more ›
The partner of mother-of-two Tracy Kearns has been charged with her murder. 48 year-old Anthony James Bird from Kinmel Bay was arrested on Thursday, hours after police launched an appeal for the whereabouts of the 43 year-old. He will appear before magistrates in Llandudno this morning. Police confirmed on Sunday evening that the body of a woman found on Saturday was […]Read more ›