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by / on June 29, 2017 at 11:36 am / in Local News & Archive

Four arrested for car thefts

Four people from Colwyn Bay have been arrested following a spate of car thefts across Conwy and Denbighshire. Earlier this month, police said car keys and other items had been taken from addresses in the two counties, including houses in St Asaph, Betws-y-Coed, Dolwyd and Rhos on Sea. Three men and a woman remain in police custody. Inspector Kelly Issacs said: […]

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by / on June 22, 2017 at 1:21 pm / in Local News & Archive

New warehouse for St Asaph surveillance firm

A Denbighshire firm providing surveillance and targeting equipment for the Armed Forces has started work on building a new warehouse. In February, Qioptig won a £82 million contract with the Ministry of Defence to provide night-vision goggles, visors and weapon sights for the next six years. The company is now expanding its base at the St Asaph Business Park – the […]

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by / on June 17, 2017 at 1:10 pm / in Local News & Archive

Two men in hospital after A55 crash

Two men were taken to hospital after a crash involving a tractor and a van on the A55. The eastbound carriageway between junctions 26 and 27 was closed for over two hours after the collision near St Asaph at around 12.15pm on Friday lunchtime. The Welsh Air Ambulance attended the scene along with police and fire crews. The two men […]

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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 June 15, 2017 at 10:41 am / in Local News & Archive

Denbigh set to host 2020 Urdd Eisteddfod

A public meeting has unanimously backed plans to host the 2020 Urdd National Eisteddfod in Denbigh. Around 200 people attended a town hall meeting on Wednesday night after Urdd Gobaith Cymru announced it wanted to bring Europe’s biggest youth festival back to Denbighshire for the first time since Ruthin 2006. A formal invitation will now be made for the Urdd […]

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by / on June 14, 2017 at 9:16 pm / in Local News & Archive

Man charged after Rhyl stabbing

A man has been charged after a stabbing near the Rhyl seafront. A 25 year-old man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries after disorder broke out on Water Street at around 3am on Friday 2nd June. Detectives said a 27 year-old local man was charged with knife crime offences, but they are keen to hear from anyone who […]

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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 12:11 pm / in Regional News

Vehicle thefts prompt police warning

Police have warned residents in Conwy and Denbighshire to secure their property after a spate of vehicle thefts from homes. Keys and other items have been stolen from houses in St Asaph, Betws-y-Coed, Dolwyd and Rhos on Sea over the past fortnight. It’s not known whether the burglaries are linked. DC Dewi Laidlaw-Wilson at St Asaph police station said: ”If […]

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by / on May 31, 2017 at 1:51 pm / in Regional News

Three more arrests in Connah’s Quay murder hunt

  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 […]

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by / on May 19, 2017 at 11:21 am / in Local News & Archive

Missing Prestatyn woman found

A Prestatyn woman who went missing from her home has been found safe. A major search was launched after Tracey Chapman-Schneider disappeared on Thursday lunchtime. Specialist search teams and the North Wales Police helicopter were among those involved. The police control room in St Asaph reported that the 51 year-old had been found in the Prestatyn area in the early hours […]

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