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by / on October 20, 2017 at 11:22 am / in Featured Posts, Local News & Archive, News

Storm Brian: Weather Bomb causing heavy rain and winds set to hit Wales

Brace yourself North Wales a second storm is heading our way, Storm Brian, days after heavy winds from the remains of Hurricane Ophelia. A yellow warning for strong winds has been issued by the Met Office with also a possibility of potential flooding i…

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by / on October 16, 2017 at 1:15 pm / in Featured Posts, Local News & Archive, News

North Wales braces for remains of hurricane Ophelia impact

An “Amber” weather warning has been issued for Anglesey, Gwynedd, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Conwy and Denbighshire, The warning has been issued by the Met Office as the winds in some areas could bring “potential danger to life”. The remains of Hurricane Ophelia which is set to hit Ireland and Northern Ireland has made its way from the […]

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by / on July 7, 2017 at 2:08 pm / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl cafe manager’s death ‘avoidable’

An inquest into the death of a Rhyl cafe manager has returned a narrative verdict. Mike Juha from Dyserth was hit by a car on the Rhuddlan bypass while walking on the dual carriageway last September. The 36 year-old had been on a night out with friends but strayed from the group. The Ruthin hearing was told Mr Juha, who […]

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by / on June 16, 2017 at 6:28 am / in Local News & Archive

Nine years jail for St Asaph burglar

A St Asaph man who targeted a pensioner’s home and a pub in two break-ins has been jailed for nine years. Ynyr Ial Lewis previously denied aggravated burglary at the Rhyl home of a 72 year-old bed-ridden man with cancer and a burglary at The Harbour in Kinmel Bay. He changed his plea to guilty before he was due to […]

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by / on May 15, 2017 at 1:30 pm / in Local News & Archive

Council bids to dismantle Colwyn Bay pier

Conwy County Council has made a formal bid for planning permission to dismantle Colwyn Bay’s Victorian pier. Emergency work has been taking place on the Grade II listed structure since it partially collapsed into the sea in February. The pier was also hit by an accidental fire last March caused by hot metal work. The council says its application for […]

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by / on May 9, 2017 at 2:21 pm / in Local News & Archive

Man in hospital after A55 Llanddulas crash

A man is recovering in hospital after a car crash on the A55 at Llanddulas. One lane eastbound was closed at around 10.15am on Tuesday morning, ten minutes after a silver Toyota Corolla hit a barrier on the central reservation. The crash led to heavy traffic between junctions 23 and 23A (Llanddulas to Abergele) until the lane was reopened within […]

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by / on May 9, 2017 at 12:06 pm / in Local News & Archive

Two men jailed for botched Pensarn shop raid

Two masked men who tried to rob a Pensarn corner shop have been jailed for 25 months each. Michael Bowes from Rhyl and Michael Ryan from Clynnog Fawr, near Caernarfon, admitted demanding cash when they held up Jacko’s convenience store last November. But the men were caught after the shop owners and their assistant fought back. Caernarfon Crown Court heard […]

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by / on April 19, 2017 at 11:32 am / in Local News & Archive

Nightclub owner attacked outside Rhyl home

Detectives say two men subjected the owner of a Rhyl nightclub to a ”cowardly” attack outside his home. It’s believed the men followed Fusion owner Gwil Ritchie to his house on Violet Grove at around 4.30am on Easter Saturday. They demanded money from him during the assault and fled the area before police were called. Mr Ritchie told the Daily Post […]

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by / on April 15, 2017 at 7:00 am / in Local News & Archive, Local Sport, Point FM Sport

Down and out in Aber: Rhyl relegated from WPL

Rhyl are down and out of the Welsh Premier League after four seasons. The Lillywhites were relegated to the Huws Gray Alliance after a calamitous 4-0 defeat at Aberystwyth Town on Friday night. As has been the case many times this season, it was a Belle Vue graduate who did the damage as John Owen scored twice to keep the […]

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by / on April 13, 2017 at 7:12 pm / in Regional News

Wales hits target for maximising £1.8bn EU Funds

Wales has hit its target for maximising the use of £1.8bn EU funds under the 2007-13 programmes, Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford said. (Monday 10 April 2017) (Finance10 April 2017Brexit) And Wales has invested £1.33bn – 65% – of the £2bn EU structural funds allocation as part of the 2014-20 programmes. The Welsh Government has submitted its final claim to the […]

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