Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales)

Media Wales Ltd. publishes Western Mail, a community newspaper that focuses on news and events. The editor of this publication is Alan Edmunds.

Articles from August 17, 2011

Ayala Signs Up for the Canaries
SWANSEA CITY target Daniel Ayala has completed his move to fellow Premier League new boys Norwich City. The 20-year-old Spaniard becomes Paul Lambert's eighth summer addition in a four-year deal with Norwich understood to have paid Liverpool pounds...
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Baby Boomers Feeling the Pinch
BABY boomers are among those feeling the pinch of soaring living costs the most, say experts. Real incomes are down 2% on last year among 50 to 64-year-olds, while rising unemployment and lagging wage increases among the baby boom generation has...
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Bale Fired Up for Spurs' Euro Tie
GARETH BALE insists Tottenham will not underestimate opponents Hearts in the club's Europa League play-off tie. Tottenham take on Hearts at Tynecastle tomorrow in the first of two matches which will decide which club makes it through to the group...
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Biggest Threat to Britain's Economy 'Lies outside UK' WEAK EXPORT GROWTH TO HIT RECOVERY PROSPECTS
Byline: RHODRI EVANS THE Governor of the Bank of England has written his seventh successive open letter to the Chancellor, as official figures showed another rise in inflation. The key Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation hit 4.4%...
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Care Home Worker Stole Rings from Aged Patient
A FORMER care home worker has admitted stealing valuable jewellery from three elderly and vulnerable residents. Dean Thomas, 26, of Maple Court, Tonyrefail, had been working at Llantrisant Care Home since February 2010 before he stole the jewellery...
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Consumers Stay Cautious as Concerns over Debts Increase
ALMOST half of consumers are concerned about their debts, according to the latest Personal Debt Snapshot by insolvency trade body R3. The quarterly index found that 47% are now concerned about debt, a 7% rise on a year ago. Of those who are concerned...
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'Contagion Didn't Spread Here Because of Our Social Democratic Values'
Byline: MARTIN SHIPTON THE director of Wales' other main think tank has suggested that Wales escaped the riots because of our social democratic values. In a blog posting on the Institute of Welsh Affairs' website, John Osmond writes: "It's worth...
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Council Accused of 'Total Disregard' for Language; 'DISCOVER CARMARTHENSHIRE' WEBSITE WRITTEN IN ENGLISH ONLY
Byline: RACHAEL MISSTEAR ITS county town lays claim to being the oldest in Wales - but its local authority has been accused of failing the Welsh language after writing its tourism website in English only. Discover Carmarthenshire is produced...
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'Dad Would Love This - It Would Make Him Laugh' BEER BREWED IN HONOUR OF CARTOONIST GREN
Byline: JAMES MCCARTHY AFTER a day spent coming up with another of his legendary creations, cartoonist Gren liked nothing better than a nice glass of whisky. But despite his fondness for the fire water, the artist's son Darryl Jones has helped...
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Dearth of Engineers Could Drive Booming Dyson to Move Abroad
DYSON, the bagless vacuum cleaner maker, posted record profits last year as new products such as bladeless fans and eco-friendly hand dryers proved a hit. The Wiltshire-based group lifted operating profits by 9% to pounds 206m in 2010 on revenues...
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Drugs Runner Is Back on the Run - from Jail; FRAUDSTER FAILS TO RETURN TO PRISON
Byline: ROBIN TURNER A FORMER award-winning Welsh businessman, serving 21 years for fraud and drug offences, has gone missing after being given weekend leave from jail. Martin Evans, 49, of Pontarddulais, near Swansea, made an estimated pounds...
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Economic Outlook
THE eurozone sovereign debt crisis continues to trouble markets. However, concern over debt sustainability has broadened more recently to include Italy and Spain and now even France. Again, this brings the problems for the banks into focus and...
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'Employment Lawyers Can Be a Bit like Relate'
Byline: BETHAN DARWIN SOMETIMES, when I've been introduced to people as "Bethan Darwin, she's an author", they're later surprised to find I earn my main living as an employment lawyer. Their reaction is something along the lines of: "Isn't that...
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Enrique Has High Hopes for Liverpool
NEW Liverpool defender Jose Enrique is targeting a top-four finish this season and hopes his move to Anfield will bring him international recognition. The Spaniard made his debut against Sunderland on Saturday just over 24 hours after completing...
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Ex-Editor Coulson Faces New Hacking Questions
Byline: MIKE JONES FORMER News of the World editor Andy Coulson is facing fresh questions over his role in the phone-hacking scandal after MPs released documents claiming the practice was "widely discussed" at the newspaper. Papers published...
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Face of Pobol Y Cwm for 29 Years Dies at 69; ACTOR HUW CEREDIG ALSO STARRED IN FILM TWIN TOWN
Byline: JULIA MCWATT ACTOR Huw Ceredig, who starred in Welsh drama Pobol y Cwm for 29 years, has died. The 69-year-old, who died yesterday, became a household name after playing the role of Reg Harries in the long-running Welsh-language programme....
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Five-Job Karting Centre off to a Racing Start
FIVE new jobs have been created in Swansea with the opening of a new indoor racing centre. Go-karting enthusiast Darren Morgan, who previously worked for BP, launched the Skidz Karting centre with the help of a pounds 140,000 loan from Lloyds TSB...
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Four Teenagers Rescued off Sheer Cliff Face
THIS dramatic picture was taken as rescuers were called in to save four teenagers trapped halfway up a cliff. The 17-year-olds were making a desperate bid to escape the incoming tide at Dunraven Bay, Southerndown, in the Vale of Glamorgan, when...
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From VE Day to Vietnam, the Headlines That Seared in Children's Memories
VE Day* Former First Minister Rhodri Morgan My first news memory would definitely have been VE Day in 1945. For a small child like me, after five and a half years of lockdown and blackouts, it was incredible to have everyone emerging as happy as...
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Gatland Considers Big Gamble on Prop Gethin
Byline: DELME PARFITT WARREN GATLAND is ready to take a World Cup gamble on Gethin Jenkins, even though injury has ruled the Lions prop out of the first game against South Africa. The calf trouble that prevented the Lions prop playing in the...
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Growing Number of Young Adults Want Inheritance 'Before Aged 40'
MILLIONS of young adults have received a share of their inheritance early, according to a study by mutually-owned financial adviser Skipton Financial Services. Skipton's research found that 16% of under-35s have had close to pounds 50,000 of their...
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High Petrol Prices Hit Asda Stores
SUPERMARKET Asda admitted shoppers were visiting its stores less often as households look to save on petrol costs. The Leeds firm, whose 536 stores are mainly in out-oftown locations, said shopper numbers decreased 1.2% in the three months to the...
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Inflation at 4.2% Is Bad Enough Now but It Spells Sharp Rail Fare Rises in January; HOUSEHOLD BUDGETS HIT BY FUEL AND FOOD INFLATION
Byline: HELEN TURNER THE soaring cost of living is placing further pressure on overstretched household budgets - as rail passengers travelling on major Welsh routes face fare hikes of 8%. The extent of passengers' pain was revealed yesterday...
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Interest Rate Rises to Detonate an 'Arrears Timebomb' in Wales; REPOSSESSIONS EXPECTED TO RISE DESPITE DECLINE IN 2011
Byline: RHODRI EVANS HOME repossessions fell slightly in the second quarter of 2011, but are expected to rise later this year. A total of 9,000 properties were taken over by lenders during the three months to the end of June, compared to 9,100...
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IPCC to Investigate Conduct of Officers
THE Independent Police Complaints Commission is to investigate the conduct of a chief of police and his deputy arrested over corruption claims. Chief Constable of Cleveland Sean Price and his deputy Derek Bonnard were arrested earlier this month...
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Jersey Knife Attack Children 'Were Angels'
Byline: JENNIFER COCKERELL TWO young children believed to have been killed by their father in a knife attack were described as "little angels". Dominika Nalichowska said six-year-old Kinga Rzeszowski and her brother Kasper, two, were "beautiful"...
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Johnson Is Defiant over His England
A DEFIANT Martin Johnson insists England have not become a poor side overnight following their disappointing 19-9 World Cup warm-up defeat to Wales in Cardiff. Johnson could barely hide his frustration after a Millennium Stadium reverse in which...
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Kew Launches Native Flowers Project to Restore Vanishing Habitats
EXPERTS at Kew's Millennium Seed Bank are turning their hand to propagating an array of native flowers to help restore vanishing habitats such as meadows. The UK Native Seed Hub aims to grow plants which have proved difficult to cultivate in restoration...
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Lacklustre Gunners Fail to Spark in Euro Clash with Italians
TEAM ARSENAL UDINESE 10 ARSENAL laboured to a 1-0 win over Udinese in the first leg of their Champions League play-off at Emirates Stadium, which left more questions than answers over life after Cesc Fabregas. Gunners boss Arsene Wenger - who watched...
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Lawyers Hit Turnover of Pounds 2m after 15 Years
A FAMILY law firm has marked the completion of 15 years in business by posting a record annual turnover of almost pounds 2m. Since being launched in the summer of 1996, Cardiff-based Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice has looked after more than 7,000...
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Legal Team Worked Hard to Make 'Impossible Possible'
CAPITAL Law has advised on the pounds 1.8m purchase of Wrexham FC's Racecourse and Colliers Park training ground by Glyndwe r University. The legal practice worked around and against the clock to complete a unique deal which needed to comply with...
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Mackay Keeps His Feet on the Ground
HE may have had the perfect start to life at Cardiff City, but Bluebirds boss Malky Mackay insists no-one at the club is getting carried away. Indeed, Mackay's record of two wins from two league outings will be put to the test tonight with Gus Poyet's...
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Many Teachers Are Bullied and Abused on Social Networking Sites; ONE HEAD DRIVEN TO BRINK OF SUICIDE BY HATE CAMPAIGN
Byline: GARETH EVANS A THIRD of school teachers have been abused online by pupils and parents, a report has found. Social networking websites Facebook and Twitter were among those being used to intimidate teachers, according to academics at the...
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Mason Can Be Gem for the Bluebirds, Insists His Fellow Midfielder Cowie
Byline: STEVE TUCKER YOUR AT-A-GLANCE GUIDE Cardiff City Stadium, 7.45pm Cardiff Probable: Marshall, McNaughton, Hudson, Gerrard, Taylor, Cowie, Mason, Whittingham, Conway, Earnshaw, Miller. Subs: Heaton, Quinn, Taiwo, Parkin, Gestede. Brighton...
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Microvisk Devices Attract US Interest; BLOOD-CLOTTING MONITORS TO BEGIN TRIALS IN FLORIDA
Byline: RHODRI EVANS A NORTH WALES firm's devices to monitor blood clotting have attracted significant interest in the US ahead of major clinical trials. St Asaph-based Microvisk Technologies showcased its CoagMax and CoagLite devices at the...
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Mission Aims to Improve Trading Links between Wales and Bangladesh
THE first ever trade mission from Wales to Bangladesh will take place next month. The mission, organised by the Welsh Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce (WBCC), will take place from September 23-30. in a drive to improve trading links between the two...
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Morningserial
Ihelped her out of the car. We'd driven out from the town and over the moors to get to the village. As a kid I'd been able to look out from my bedroom window to where the hills rose up beyond the rubber factory and weaving sheds and the new housing...
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Motaquote Closes Half Its Branches and Moves Staff to Call-Centre
INSURANCE broker Motaquote has closed seven offices in its South Wales branch network, but insists its strategy remains focused on maintaining a high street presence. The Williamstown headquartered firm, which offers a mainly personal insurance...
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Mumsays
Byline: Abbie Wightwick News that rioters left a Waterstones bookshop untouched in the mayhem in Manchester has intrigued the oldest. As a teenager she's not immune to the charms of street culture, so I'm glad she's seen the grim side to it. ...
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'Nugget' Is Aiming to Dig Deep to Book His Final World Cup Contest with Wales
Byline: DELME PARFITT IT'S taken a month of hard labour for Martyn Williams to finally get a chance to prove he should be involved in a fourth World Cup. And when the man they call 'Nugget' runs out for cap number 99 against Argentina on Saturday,...
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Owen Delighted to Get Back to Roots as He Is Tipped for an England Future; GLAMORGAN CRICKET GLAMORGAN CRICKET THE NO.1 NEWS FROM YOUR COUNTY
Byline: GARETH GRIFFITHS * AMES HARRIS has often been hailed as the next Glamorgan bowler to represent England. But fellow paceman Will Owen has this week been added to that list by Glamorgan coach Matthew Mott. The 22-year-old fast bowler took...
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Pennon Prospects Boosted by Incinerator Plan for Capital; VIRIDOR DIVISION WILL GROW COMPANY PROFITS THIS YEAR
Byline: RHODRI EVANS PENNON, the owner of South West Water, said that its waste disposal division Viridor will grow profits this year, as it said it was to press ahead with a new facility in Cardiff. The water utility needs Viridor to keep moving...
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Plaid Calls for Wages Review as More Than 900 NHS Managers Earn Pounds 50,000 or More a Year
Byline: MADELEINE BRINDLEY MORE than 900 NHS managers and admin staff are earning pounds 50,000 a year or more, new figures reveal. And the highest paid NHS staff are earning in excess of pounds 200,000 a year. Plaid Cymru, which uncovered...
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Plea to Check Food Hygiene Scores after E.coli Outbreak
PEOPLE were last night urged to check the hygiene scores of their local takeaways following an outbreak of E.coli in Cardiff. Seven people have been confirmed with the deadly E.coli O157 strain - with one person seriously ill in hospital. A further...
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Police Could Be Given New Curfew Powers
NEW curfew powers for police need to be considered in the wake of the riots which rocked England, the Home Secretary said yesterday. Theresa May said the Home Office was discussing how to give forces the tools they need to tackle future disturbances,...
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Pounds 20m Retail Centre Planned for City's Disused Megabowl Complex; HUNDREDS OF JOBS PROMISED FOR NEWPORT GROWTH ZONE
Byline: SION BARRY NEWPORT has been boosted with plans for a new retail centre which promises to create hundreds of jobs. The city's former Megabowl complex is being lined up for conversion in a pounds 20m scheme. The project would see the...
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Powder-Keg Conditions Exist on This Side of the Severn Crossing; Western Mail
* AST week's riots turned homes and businesses to cinders and brought death to England's streets. Mercifully the chaos did not spill into Wales. We have escaped the nights of fear and loss which hit families across England and for this we can be...
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Proms Magic Comes to Pembrokeshire; PREVIEW: Proms in the Castle, Pembroke Castle
* EMBROKE Castle will play host to its first ever Proms in the Castle concert next month. The 12th-century fortress will form a backdrop to the event, which will raise money for two charities: Pembrokeshire's Macmillan Cancer Support and Pembrokeshire...
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Robinson Calls on His Players to Stake Claim
SCOTLAND head coach Andy Robinson has called for his players to prove their credentials for a World Cup starting spot after naming his team for Saturday's Test with Italy. The clash with the Azzurri will be the final opportunity for players to win...
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Sale Call for Peel Rethink
Byline: GARETH GRIFFITHS SALE have accused Wales of ignoring the claims of Dwayne Peel after Warren Gatland revealed the former Lions star was not part of his World Cup plans. Sharks boss Steve Diamond has urged Gatland to hand Peel a late reprieve...
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Seamie Sure of Seville
SEAMIE HEFFERNAN is optimistic Seville can secure a deserved first victory of the campaign in the sportingbet.com Great Voltigeur Stakes at York this afternoon. Having shown smart juvenile form, Aidan O'Brien's son of Galileo was sent off favourite...
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Secondary North Sea Oil Leak Located
OIL giant Shell said it is working to stop a secondary flow of oil spilling into the North Sea from beneath an offshore platform. An initial leak was brought "under control" last week but work is continuing on a smaller leak from the same source...
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Senedd Failed to Monitor ICT Costs
THE Welsh Government has failed to effectively monitor the costs and value for money of services delivery under a multi-million-pound ICT contract, a report from the Wales Audit Office published today reveals. In his report Auditor General for Wales...
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'Some People May Question What This Councillor Does for His Pounds 95,860' PUBLIC FUNDS PAY COUNCIL LEADER OVER Pounds 1,800 A WEEK
Byline: MARTIN SHIPTON THE leader of a council which imposed controversial pay cuts on its workers, was paid more than pounds 1,800 a week from the public purse in 2010-11, it has emerged. Rhondda Cynon Taf's Labour leader Russell Roberts picked...
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Steel Firm Makes Billions as Staff Fear for Future; 1,500 JOBS AT RISK DESPITE TATA GROUP'S Pounds 1.1BN PROFIT
Byline: RHODRI EVANS TATA STEEL recorded a profit of $US1.9bn (pounds 1.16bn) in the first quarter of the year, amid a weaker market for its products in Europe. The Indian-owned group which owns the Port Talbot and Llanwern steelworks in Wales,...
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Students Happy with Universities but Wales Still Under-Performing; INCREASE IN PERCENTAGE SATISFIED WITH THEIR COURSES
Byline: GARETH EVANS STUDENT satisfaction with higher education in Wales has grown despite evidence the sector is punching below its weight. Results from this year's National Student Survey (NSS), published today, show 83% of respondents in Wales...
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Swann Is Eyeing a Glory Run
ENGLAND know they cannot afford to let their world-beating standards slip in the final Test at The Oval - for fear of finding themselves alone with a disapproving Andy Flower afterwards. Coach Flower and captain Andrew Strauss have formed one of...
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Swans Offer Free Tickets to Armed Forces Heroes
MEMBERS of the Armed Forces are being invited to every Swansea City home game in the Premier League. Swansea council, which partly owns the club through its Liberty Stadium management committee, has teamed up with the charity Tickets For Troops....
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Tender Notices
SERVICES 253222 & 253221 First/Keolis Trans Pennine Ltd: security services & cleaning services 251344 First/Keolis Trans Pennine Ltd: car park management services 251342 First/Keolis Trans Pennine Ltd: on-train catering personnel, product and...
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There's No Room for Sentiment as Coach Gatland Needs to Make Final Choice; DELME PARFITT Assesses the World Cup Selection Picture Ahead of Wales' Clash with Argentina
Byline: DELME PARFITT ARREN GATLAND Wmay have yesterday insisted that "many places" remain up for grabs in his World Cup party of 30 - but given his selection, the Argentina game on Saturday looks like a final trial for only a small handful of individuals....
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The Rioters Deserve Our Condemnation; & COMMENT DEBATE YOUR LETTERS TO THE NATIONAL NEWSPAPER OF WALES
* SIR - Carolyn Hitt is wrong to suggest that we should choose between understanding the rioters and condemning them (Column, Aug 13). On the contrary, the simple fact is the riot - as opposed to proper protests or demonstration - is a frontal attack...
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Thos Cook Enjoys a Day in the Sun with Approval to Merge with Co-Op; EFFICIENCIES WILL BRING GOOD NEWS TO TROUBLED AGENCY
Byline: RHODRI EVANS EMBATTLED travel firm Thomas Cook received a boost yesterday when its planned high street merger with the Co-op got the competition green light. The three-way tie up, which also involves the Midlands Co-op, will create the...
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Time for Welsh Government to Show Some Real Enterprise; Wales Is Increasingly in Danger of Losing Development Money to England, Warns Gareth Hooper, Partner at Planning Consultancy DPP
Byline: Gareth Hooper TEMPLE Quarter, Bristol, has been confirmed as one of the four new enterprise zones in England that will benefit from targeted incentives for economic regeneration. At the same time, the Welsh Government has announced a...
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Unity in Tourism Sector 'Key to Success' PARTNERSHIP AIMS AT GETTING VARIOUS ELEMENTS TOGETHER
Byline: ROBERT LLEWELLYN JONES TOURISM businesses in Wales need to work together in the sector's wider interest, according to an industry leader. With more than 1,000 small tourism businesses on Gower alone Gary Davies, regional strategy director...
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US Production Rise Lifts Market
POSITIVE economic data from Japan on Monday provided the foundation for the FTSE 100 to carry last week's rally forward. Banks, however, have continued to suffer as the health of the eurozone continues to weigh on investors' minds. A stronger start...
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Voices of Victims to Be Heard, Says Clegg
JOBS specialists will meet ex-offenders as they leave prison under plans announced by Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg. The Liberal Democrat leader also revealed yesterday that an independentlychaired panel will meet with victims of the riots in...
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Vorm Is Sure That Swans Will Last the Premier Pace This Season
Byline: TIM LEWIS NEW Swansea City goalkeeper Michel Vorm admits the frantic pace of his Premier League debut made it one of the toughest games he has ever played. Vorm only trained with his new Swans team-mates four times after signing for the...
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'Wales Does Seem to Be Doing Better Than Was Expected' LLOYDS ECONOMIST SAYS WE HAVE DEFIED PREDICTIONS
Byline: ROBERT LLEWELLYN JONES WALES has confounded expectations with its unemployment rate being less than feared following the recession and current fragile recovery, a leading economist said yesterday Trevor Williams, chief economist at Lloyds...
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Wales Has to Tackle Same Social Breakdown Which Led to Riots across England - Warning; EXPERT'S DAMNING REPORT ON NATION'S 'ALIENATED' YOUTH
Byline: DAVID WILLIAMSON THE streets of Wales could be set alight in riots unless the same social breakdown which brought chaos to English cities is dealt with, a leading Welsh regeneration expert will warn today. Professor Dave Adamson of the...
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We Can Bring out the Best in Aguero, Insists Boss Mancini
MANCHESTER CITY boss Roberto Mancini believes the likes of David Silva and Yaya Toure will bring the best out of new star Sergio Aguero. Aguero, the club's record signing at pounds 38m, made a sensational City debut on Monday night by coming off...
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We Can't Ignore the Impact of Our Throwaway Society; Waste Was Once Considered a Sin but Mass Consumption Now Threatens the Future of the Planet, Writes Carol Wardman of the Church in Wales WEDNESDAY ESSAY
Byline: Carol Wardman On my fridge there is a magnet bearing the encouraging words: "Take an old bag shopping." Overlooking for a moment the unfortunate ageist and sexist implications, it's a salutary reminder to dive down that gap between the...
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Welsh Interest in Glory Should Be Flagged Up; MARK WALLACE BEHIND THE STUMPS Your Weekly Column from the Glamorgan Wicketkeeper
* HAT a hiding! England have been so dominant in stripping India of their status as the No.1 Test team in the world that the only debate is probably how the visitors held that accolade in the first place. Former Glamorgan coach Duncan Fletcher has...
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Welsh Slate Achieving Record Exports as It Simply the Best; CONSERVATORS WORLDWIDE BEAT A PATH TO SNOWDONIA
Byline: RHODRI EVANS ONE of Wales' most traditional industries is seeing record sales in overseas markets. Welsh Slate - the company owned by Belfast-based businessman Kevin Lagan and his fellow directors and which employs 210 people at four...
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We Need to Trash and Burn Our Attitudes to Work; Government Should Fund First-Class Postgraduate Students Looking to Further Their Studies, So Providing Hi-Tech Businesses with a Greater Supply of Indigenous Young Talent, Says Financier and Economist Gerry Holtham
Byline: Gerry Holtham THIS country is not doing a good job for its young people and we need some big changes. That's true whether you are thinking of Wales or the UK as a whole, though the UK can do more about it. Consider the recent disturbances...
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While the Riots Blazed Dara Searched the Skies for Distant Comets; CARDIFF LECTURER OFFERED COMIC THE USE OF TELESCOPE
Byline: HELEN TURNER TWITTER banter between a Cardiff University astronomer and Irish comic Dara O Briain sparked a major online search for stars. Thousands of Twitter followers of the Irish TV presenter were treated to a lesson in stargazing...
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Why Companies in Cardiff Looking to Move Offices Need to Act Quickly; LACK OF GRADE-A SPACE IN CITY MAY ACCELERATE DEALS
Byline: RHODRI EVANS A SQUEEZE on Grade A office stock across central Cardiff could see firms relocating early to make the most of available opportunities, according to property agents Knight Frank and Cooke & Arkwright. Despite current leases...
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Will Wales Ever Be Able to Produce Its Own Stieg Larsson? Publishers Are Falling over Themselves to Find the New Stieg Larsson. According to One Author, They're Unlikely to Find Him in Wales, as James McCarthy Reports
Byline: James McCarthy STIEG Larsson's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and its sequels have sold five million copies in the UK alone. But crime writer John Williams, author of the Cardiff Trilogy and biographer of Shirley Bassey, says Wales may...
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Win Tickets to Wales V Argentina
TO mark the announcement of SWALEC's four-year sponsorship renewal as the Welsh Rugby Union's National Community Partner, Wales' leading energy provider is giving two lucky readers the chance to score a pair of tickets each for the Wales v Argentina...
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Work on Centre for Autistics Starts
CONSTRUCTION company Willmott Dixon inWales has started work on a multimillion-pound educational centre for Cardiff council. The pounds 4.8m project will provide a new home for the Marion Centre which is currently located within temporary buildings...
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WRAP Cymru Is Supporting Councils to Achieve Zero Waste Target by 2050; ADVERTISING FEATURE
WELSH local authorities will now be entitled to receive specialist support to help them achieve zero waste by 2050 through a joint partnership between WRAP Cymru, the Welsh Government and the Welsh Local Government Association. The Wales' waste...
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Your Stars
Byline: PATRICK ARUNDELL You might be pleased to know that today brings something nice that you hadn't expected and you can be thrilled. Romance can blossom whether you are in a relationship or not. Someone wants to show you how much they care....
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Yr Ifanc Yn Troi at Derfysg AC Aguero Yn Goleuo'r Ddinas; WELSHCOLUMN
Byline: Menna Elfyn * U'N Awst rhyfedd iawn rhwng popeth. Ar l Eisteddfod wych ac amser da yn Wrecsam dyma ddychwelyd o'r dathlu i ddiflastod llwyr. Menna Elfyn Dyna ichi sefyllfa'r economi yn Ewrop ac yn America a'i heffaith seicolegol ac ariannol...
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