Post Tagged with: "wrexham"

by / on May 29, 2017 at 7:44 am / in Regional News

Chester raid after Manchester Arena bombing

Embed from Getty Images Counter terrorism officers have raided a property in Chester in connection with last week’s Manchester terrorist attack. Cheshire Police said no arrests were made in the search at an undisclosed address early on Monday and there was no direct threat to the public. Patrols are being stepped up in the city to provide extra reassurance. Another […]

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by / on May 3, 2017 at 2:11 pm / in Local News & Archive

Teenagers in court on Rhyl murder charges

Two Rhyl teenagers charged with the murder of a shop owner have been remanded in custody. A 15 year-old and a 16 year-old – who cannot be named for legal reasons – are accused of killing 37 year-old Amarjeet Singh-Bhakar from Burnage in south Manchester. Mr Singh-Bhakar died from stab wounds after a disturbance in Prince Edward Avenue in the […]

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by / on May 3, 2017 at 2:45 am / in Local News & Archive

Teenagers charged with Rhyl murder

Two teenage boys from Rhyl have been charged with the murder of a shop owner. Police have confirmed 37-year old Amarjeet Singh-Bhakar from Burnage in south Manchester died from fatal stab wounds after a disturbance at a house on Prince Edward Avenue early on Sunday. One of the youths charged – who cannot be identified for legal reasons – is […]

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by / on April 30, 2017 at 3:02 pm / in Local News & Archive

Ten arrested after Rhyl murder

Ten people have been arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing in Rhyl. Five are being held on suspicion of murder – a 43 year-old man and four teenage boys, including two 16 year-olds, a 15 year-old and a 17 year-old. It follows a violent disturbance at a house on Prince Edward Avenue at just after 3am on Sunday morning. A 37 […]

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by / on April 26, 2017 at 2:58 pm / in Local News & Archive

Man charged after Rhyl flat assault

A Meliden man has been charged following an assault outside a flat on Rhyl High Street. Damian Wilding appeared before magistrates in Wrexham on Wednesday morning, accused of aggravated burglary following the incident on Monday. A local man in his twenties was left with serious but not life threatening injuries after he was attacked by a group of men. It’s […]

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by / on April 4, 2017 at 2:03 pm / in Regional News

Wales broadens its horizons attracting €66m to drive innovation

Wales has been successful in winning €66m of funding from the EU’s highly-competitive research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020, Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford has announced. (Finance30 March 2017) Speaking at a conference to celebrate Welsh successes in the EU-funded programme, he revealed that Welsh activity in Horizon 2020 had doubled in the last year.A day after Article 50 was triggered, the […]

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by / on March 29, 2017 at 2:19 pm / in Regional News

Wrexham murder suspect caught after robbery

A man suspected by police of killing a disabled man in Wrexham has been arrested. 25 year-old Jordan Davidson was caught in Flint in the early hours of Wednesday morning, after a manhunt was launched in the wake of the death of Nicholas Churton, whose body was found at a house on Crescent Close in Wrexham on Monday. Davidson, who […]

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by / on March 28, 2017 at 12:34 pm / in Regional News

Wrexham murder suspect on the run

A police hunt is underway for a man suspected of killing a disabled man in Wrexham. Jordan Davidson is wanted on suspicion of the murder of Nicholas Churton, whose body was found at a house in Churton Close on Monday morning. Three people have been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender – and detectives have warned the public not […]

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by / on March 24, 2017 at 8:30 am / in Regional News

Ex-GHA staff win compensation case

Hundreds of workers who lost their jobs in the collapse of a North Wales bus firm have been awarded compensation. A judge ruled that GHA Coaches failed to consult properly with its employees before they were made redundant last July – many of the 320-strong workforce were told of the firm’s demise via a text message. The tribunal awarded 90 days’ pay to […]

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by / on March 23, 2017 at 6:00 pm / in Denbighshire News, Local News & Archive

Clock ticking on proposed new Catholic school consultation

Time is running out for people to have their say on a proposal for a brand new Catholic school in Rhyl. The Council’s Cabinet and the Diocese of Wrexham recently approved to consult on the proposal  to close St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School (Ysgol Mair) and Blessed Edward Jones Catholic High school on the 31st August 2019; and the Diocese […]

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