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General Election 2017: Labour wants four new bank holidays – including St David's Day

General Election 2017: Labour wants four new bank holidays – including St David's Day

April 23, 2017 at 10:26 am 0 comments

General Election 2017: Labour wants four new bank holidays – including St David's Day St David’s day could become a Bank Holiday if Labour sweep to power in June’s General Election . According to Jeremy Corbyn, a Labour government would seek to create four new UK-wide bank holidays on the […]

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Owner of Denbighshire outdoor activity centre 'back to square one' after arson attack

Owner of Denbighshire outdoor activity centre 'back to square one' after arson attack

April 23, 2017 at 6:22 am 0 comments

Owner of Denbighshire outdoor activity centre 'back to square one' after arson attack The operator of an outdoor pursuit centre fears having to “start again from scratch” following a devastating arson attack. One of Dolben Hall’s two log cabins was destroyed by the blaze, with the second sustaining smoke and […]

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Coleg Menai £20m expansion plans set to get the go-ahead

Coleg Menai £20m expansion plans set to get the go-ahead

April 23, 2017 at 5:21 am 0 comments

Coleg Menai £20m expansion plans set to get the go-ahead Plans for a £20m expansion of a college campus, which would create dozens of jobs, are expected to be given the green light. Coleg Menai bosses are seeking full planning permission for a new engineering centre, car park and children’s […]

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North Wales' London Marathon stories 2017

North Wales' London Marathon stories 2017

April 23, 2017 at 4:21 am 0 comments

North Wales' London Marathon stories 2017 Thousands of people will be taking part in the London Marathon today. Runners from across North Wales are gearing up for the big event to raise money for charity. Here are some of the reasons Daily Post readers are taking part in the 26 […]

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Controversial Wrexham poultry shed plans for nearly 36,000 birds to be debated

Controversial Wrexham poultry shed plans for nearly 36,000 birds to be debated

April 23, 2017 at 3:19 am 0 comments

Controversial Wrexham poultry shed plans for nearly 36,000 birds to be debated Two controversial proposals for poultry developments in Wrexham to house thousands of birds will come before councillors next week. On Monday (April 24) Wrexham council’s planning committee will meet for the last time before the local elections on […]

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Could this video draw more tourists to North East Wales?

Could this video draw more tourists to North East Wales?

April 23, 2017 at 2:17 am 0 comments

Could this video draw more tourists to North East Wales? A stunning new video is inviting people to discover the legendary destinations in North East Wales for the Year of Legends tourism campaign. The initiative being funded by Visit Wales sees Flintshire, Denbighshire and Wrexham join forces to promote the […]

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Former Caernarfon Town FC players wanted to share memories

Former Caernarfon Town FC players wanted to share memories

April 23, 2017 at 1:16 am 0 comments

Former Caernarfon Town FC players wanted to share memories Footballing legends of yesteryear will “unhanging” their boot to mark the launch of a former Caernarfon Town FC players association. The football club’s directors are calling on all former players – whether they played for the first team or reserves from […]

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Gwynedd grandmother in lucky escape after unearthing LIVE bomb while gardening

Gwynedd grandmother in lucky escape after unearthing LIVE bomb while gardening

April 23, 2017 at 12:15 am 0 comments

Gwynedd grandmother in lucky escape after unearthing LIVE bomb while gardening A grandmother was stunned to discover a Second World War bomb in her garden wall. Lesley Smith gently coaxed the “pineapple-shaped” rusting hand grenade from the slate wall in Penrhyndeudraeth – not realising it was still live and called […]

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See damage caused by Llanfairfechan gorse fire as farmer pleads 'don't burn on the mountains'

See damage caused by Llanfairfechan gorse fire as farmer pleads 'don't burn on the mountains'

April 22, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

See damage caused by Llanfairfechan gorse fire as farmer pleads 'don't burn on the mountains' Tweeting farmer Gareth Wyn Jones has pleaded with arsonists after another gorse fire in Llanfairfechan this morning. Gareth Wyn Jones shared a video on social media showing the devastating aftermath of the gorse fire. He […]

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Warning issued after Welsh-speaking scam callers target Anglesey residents

Warning issued after Welsh-speaking scam callers target Anglesey residents

April 22, 2017 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

Warning issued after Welsh-speaking scam callers target Anglesey residents A warning has been issued over Welsh speaking scam calls on Anglesey. A scam caller is telling people that they have won a prize in a raffle, and telling them they should go to Llangefni Football Club to collect it. In […]

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