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REVEALED: Thousands left waiting over 10 years on housing lists

HouseAt least 2,096 people in Wales have been on a housing waiting list for over ten years, figures published by the Welsh Liberal Democrats have revealed.

Age Cymru is supporting this year’s National Consumer Week.

The campaign is calling on us all to be on the lookout and step in to protect older and vulnerable people from doorstep criminals.

St Elvan's Church turned down for Lottery funding

We are really sorry to announce that for the second time our bid for Heritage Lottery Funding has been turned down and the church is in danger of closing.

Have your say on education cuts in RCT

The Council are currently consulting on their latest round of budget cuts. These include cuts to the music service in schools and of course the cuts to nursery education are back on the cards.

Apprentices break ground at Vattenfall’s Pen y Cymoedd wind farm

Plant operative apprentices Daniel Owen and James Symon

Two young apprentices will master 40 tonne dump trucks as part of their training at a flagship development to construct England and Wales’ largest wind farm.

unprovoked assault on two 15 year-old boys in ASDA car park Aberdare

A 19 year-old male was arrested minutes after the report of an unprovoked assault on two 15 year-old boys in ASDA car park, Aberdare, last night. After an emergency call, a police officer managed to find the suspect, drunk, in a nearby street. He was taken into custody. Enquiries are ongoing.

Rising drugs-related admissions shows ‘war on drugs’ is not working

Statistics released this week showing the rising number of treatment agency admissions for drug poisoning shows the current 'war on drugs' is not working, the Welsh Lib Dems have said.

cannabis plants found at Gilfach Goch

A man in his 50s from Gilfach Goch was cautioned last night for possessing cannabis. He was forced to show officers upstairs where two cannabis plants were growing in a bedroom after they quizzed him about the overwhelming smell in his house.


We want everyone to have a safe and enjoyable Halloween today, but we also need to remember that not everyone wants to be involved in the celebrations.

This is why we’ve put a few tips together which will allow everyone to have a happy Halloween: