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by / on July 10, 2017 at 11:32 am / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl Carnival 2017

The Rhyl Carnival 2017 takes place this weekend on Sunday 16th July, parading through the streets of Rhyl and finishing at the Coronation Garden’s on Vale Road. The parade will leave the car park on Quay Street at 12pm which will then proceed east bound down Wellington Road, past the Point FM studio towards High Street.  As the parade then […]

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by / on June 29, 2017 at 12:44 pm / in Local Sport, Point FM Sport

Is West best for RGC? – Premiership fixtures revealed

The first season of Welsh Premiership rugby in the North saw RGC pass the test with flying colours, chalking up plenty of upsets, a semi final place in the end-of-season play offs and the WRU Cup. A place in the top flight is still guaranteed to the Gogs for the next two seasons – but they’ll have to adjust to […]

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by / on June 8, 2017 at 7:00 am / in Local News & Archive

Election 2017: North Wales Coast polls open

Voters across the North Wales Coast are heading to the polls today in the UK general election. In the Point FM area, thousands of people will be electing two MPs to serve the constituencies of the Vale of Clwyd and Clwyd West. The polls remain open until 10pm with counting taking place overnight. There are four candidates standing in the […]

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by / on June 6, 2017 at 4:22 pm / in Local News & Archive

Vandals target ex-Hotpoint factory

Police believe vandals caused extensive damage to part of the former Hotpoint factory in Bodelwyddan. Almost every pane of glass was smashed and every door was damaged inside a disused training facility on-site at some point over the weekend of Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May. It’s believed some attempts were made to set fire to some of the fixtures […]

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by / on May 12, 2017 at 7:00 am / in Local News & Archive

Election 2017: candidates confirmed

The lists of candidates have been confirmed for the two Westminster seats in the Point FM area at the General Election on Thursday 8th June. Both the Vale of Clwyd and Clwyd West are held by the Conservatives – and both constituencies will see a four-way run off between the Tories, Labour, the Liberal Democrats and Plaid Cymru. VALE OF […]

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by / on May 8, 2017 at 12:07 pm / in Local News & Archive

Rhyl man convicted in building fraud ‘racket’

A Rhyl man has been given a suspended sentence for his role in a rogue builders ‘racket’ against vulnerable people across North Wales. Eight men and two women were convicted for carrying out unnecessary or inadequate roofing and building work at the homes of elderly residents and charging extortionate rates. Christopher Pollitt (33) from Thornley Avenue was found guilty of converting criminal property […]

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by / on May 6, 2017 at 8:13 am / in Local News & Archive

Election 2017: community council results

Here’s a detailed breakdown of results for the city, town and community council elections in the Point FM area. Not all councils held polls on Thursday as candidates had already been elected unopposed. In Denbighshire, these included St Asaph, Ruthin, Trefnant, Bodelwyddan, Dyserth, Henllan and Bodfari. DENBIGHSHIRE: RHYL TOWN COUNCIL Total number of seats LABOUR: 17 (-3) CONSERVATIVE: 4 (+2) […]

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by / on May 4, 2017 at 11:55 pm / in Local News & Archive

Mark Mason murder suspect gives evidence

One of the three Liverpool men on trial over the murder of a Rhyl man has told a jury he never chased fellow drug dealers – despite being repeatedly ‘ripped off’. Anthony Baines (31) of Kensington, who denies killing Mark Mason in the car park of Home Bargains last October, told Mold Crown Court he did not wish the father […]

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by / on April 28, 2017 at 7:42 am / in Local News & Archive

Kinmel Bay man faces trial over shop raids

A Kinmel Bay man has pleaded not guilty to a string of shop robberies across the Point FM area. Alex Coxon denied holding up a Bargain Booze store in Rhyl and Premier Stores in Denbigh last November. Mold Crown Court heard the 20 year-old allegedly carried a machete in the Denbigh raid, which occurred six days after the first robbery. […]

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by / on April 20, 2017 at 7:33 pm / in Denbighshire News, Local News & Archive

Tourism Growth Plan helps increase visitors to Denbighshire

  Bringing extra hotel beds to Denbighshire is the aim for the coming year as tourism in the county is rising, bringing hundreds of millions of pounds into the local economy.   Denbighshire County Council’s Tourism Growth Plan has helped contribute to a rise in the number of visitors to the county to 5.86million, a 5.3 per cent increase on […]

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