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Fly-tip zone gets cleaned up

Western Telegraph: GETTING STUCK IN: Local residents, pictured at the start of the clean-up along with Ian Chalmers; Cllrs Simpson and Stoddart; Principal Environmental Health Officer Tom Hayes and Mari Williams from Keep Wales Tidy. (9745043)

5:23pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A FLY-TIPPING hotspot on a Milford Haven housing estate has been blitzed in a clean-up operation led by the local community.

Help family keep their home

12:31pm Thursday 28th August 2014

OVER 800 people have signed a petition to allow a Haverfordwest family to stay in their Pembrokeshire County Council-owned property.

Free night out with the lads

11:56am Thursday 28th August 2014

ROUND Table, the UK’s largest young man’s organisation, is offering the men of Haverfordwest a free night out with the lads.

Musician inspired by county visit

11:52am Thursday 28th August 2014

A TRIP to a local recording studio inspired a London-based jazz musician’s debut album.

£31,000 facelift for station facilities

Western Telegraph: BEFORE AND AFTER: Refurbishments at Haverfordwest Train Station have received positive reviews from travellers. PICTURES: Contributed (9644077)

12:47pm Thursday 28th August 2014

FACILITIES at Haverfordwest Train Station have been given a long-awaited facelift by Arriva Trains Wales (ATW).

Wizard summoned for learning project

Western Telegraph: SCHOOL'S OUT: The youngsters at the library.

5:34pm Monday 25th August 2014

A WELSH wizard was called in to cast his spell over a special learning project in Pembroke Dock this summer.

Cross dedicated at County Show

Western Telegraph: WORLD WAR ONE REMEMBERED AT COUNTY SHOW: This cross was dedicated to Pembrokeshire's fallen servicemen. PICTURE: Contributed (9637704)

2:53pm Monday 25th August 2014

DURING the packed schedule of the 2014 Pembrokeshire County Show, time was made to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War.

All set for Dylan Thomas 100 celebrations

1:33pm Monday 25th August 2014

THEATR Gwaun is preparing to host The Dylan Thomas Film Festival as part of the 100th anniversary celebrations of the poet’s birth.

Ras Beca course record retained

12:39pm Monday 25th August 2014

ALMOST 100 competitors from far and wide took part in the 37th annual Ras Beca over the Preseli Hills on Saturday, August 23.

Soldier to hold charity ball ahead of marathon challenge

Western Telegraph: MARATHON MAN: Corporal Chris Gouldsmith will be attempting 10 marathons in just 11 days next month.PICTURE: Western Telegraph

11:59am Monday 25th August 2014

A CHARITY ball and auction will be held at Slebech Park on September 13 to raise funds for two soldier’s charities.

Artist's glass commission installed in Bro Preseli

Western Telegraph: GLASS ARTISTS: Linda Norris and Rachel Phillips.

11:19am Monday 25th August 2014

A UNIQUE piece of glass art has been installed in Crymych’s new extra care facility.

PENfro 2014 set to be sharper than ever

10:51am Monday 25th August 2014

AN annual book festival which celebrates the quality and diversity of writing in Wales takes place next month.

Sun shines down on St Davids Carnival

Western Telegraph: LEADING THE WAY: The fancy-dressed procession makes its way down High Street.
PICTURE: Western Telegraph (9627420)

10:20am Monday 25th August 2014

CARNIVAL fever took over the streets of St Davids on Saturday, August 23.

Catrin's colleagues and pupils to benefit from new outdoor work area

Western Telegraph: NEW FACILITIES: Members of Catrin’s family are pictured with the headteacher of Ysgol Glannau Gwaun and members of staff.

3:38pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A NEW outdoor work area has been unveiled at Ysgol Glannau Gwaun in Fishguard in memory of an outstanding former teacher.

Wind turbine appeal fails

Western Telegraph: GREEN LIGHT: Carmarthenshire's planning committee approved an application to erect a wind turbine on land off Heol Ddu on the outskirts of Ammanford.

12:32pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A BID to build two 77 metre tall wind turbines near Llanfyrnach has failed after a planning inspector ruled they would harm the character and appearance of the surrounding landscape.

Medals galore at surf championships

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11:53am Friday 22nd August 2014

JUNIORS and Nippers from Poppit Sands Surf Lifesaving Club recently took part in the Welsh Championships at Aberavon.

Calls to improve Red Roses junction

Western Telegraph: WHERE’S PENDINE?:  Simon Hart MP at the Red Roses junction off the new by-pass.  He and the community council are working together to improve signage and safety at the junction. (9389123)

10:21am Friday 22nd August 2014

Calls are being made for improved safety and signage at a new road junction on the recently-opened Red Roses by-pass.

Dylan Thomas centenary events continue in St Davids

10:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

MORE Dylan Thomas themed events are set to take place in St Davids over the coming months as Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority and Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales continue to celebrate the centenary of the Welsh poet’s birth.

Beach finds inspire poems

Western Telegraph: Beach treasure: Tavernspite pupils display their inventions made from seashore debris. (9383350)

10:25am Thursday 21st August 2014

A treasure-trove of items found on the beaches has inspired pupils to create poems and useful items.

Tenby stop off for charity riders

10:15am Thursday 21st August 2014

FOUR charity cyclists are due to arrive in Tenby on Sunday (August 23) at the end of a two-day ride in aid of Kidney Research UK.

Festival celebrates historic town

2:14pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A WEEK of events celebrating Haverfordwest’s history starts on Friday, August 29.

Visible smoke warning from Pendine range

10:13am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CRUCIAL trial activity, which will result in visible smoke, is currently due to be taking place at the MOD Pendine Range.

Exhibition highlights port's war role

3:33pm Monday 18th August 2014

AN EXHIBITION showing the strategic importance of Milford Haven to the Second World War effort goes on display in Dale on September 11.

£1million funding helps teach lifesaving skills

Western Telegraph: SEA SKILLS: RNLI Angle trainees Michael Higgins and Carl Morgan with Coxswain Lewis Creese. (9413822)

3:29pm Monday 18th August 2014

TWO local lifeboat volunteers have learnt the skills that will help them stay safe while saving lives at sea, thanks to £1million of funding from the Lloyd’s Register Foundation.

Hostels thank locals with free fun days

3:15pm Monday 18th August 2014

YOUTH Hostel Association (YHA) hostels in Marloes and Broad Haven will be open to the public on Sunday, September 7, as a way to say thank you to the local community.

Tenby hoteliers share business success with Minister

Western Telegraph: Celebration visit: Welsh tourism minister Edwina Hart is pictured with Malcolm Brace (left) and Patrick Jenkins at the Giltar Hotel on Monday.
PICTURE: Gareth Davies Photography

3:14pm Monday 18th August 2014

Two Tenby hoteliers who became bosses of the business where they were employed have been sharing the success story of their first five years with Welsh Government tourism minister Edwina Hart.

Mindless vandals torment city residents

Western Telegraph: The Mayor of St Davids, Cllr David Halse points out where the damage has occured.
PICTURE: Western Telegraph (9390628)

10:37am Monday 18th August 2014

LEADERS in St Davids have spoken out and condemned acts of mindless vandalism.

Children raise funds for lifeboat

Western Telegraph: Band of fundraisers: Ollie and Leila Bonner are pictured presenting their donation to Tenby RNLI's deputy mechanic, Robert Beynon. (9384565)

10:27am Monday 18th August 2014

Two creative and kind-hearted children have raised £82.13 for the RNLI by making and selling loom bands.

Pool target getting closer

10:15am Monday 18th August 2014

GOOD progress is being made towards Narberth Swimming Pool’s target of £200,000 to enable a community take-over of the facility from Pembrokeshire County Council.

All that jazz at Fishguard library

Western Telegraph: Pictured are musicians ‘Winter Wilson’, who have previously performed at Fishguard Library.

12:08pm Friday 15th August 2014

FISHGUARD Library promises to be a lively cultural hotspot on Bank Holiday Monday (August 25).

Mixed views on Manorowen turbine plans

11:48am Friday 15th August 2014

A PLANNING application to site a wind turbine in Manorowen has been submitted to Pembrokeshire County Council.

It's a dog's life at doggy day care

Western Telegraph: DOG'S DAY OUT: SPPOT's merry band of volunteers and two very happy customers with Molly.PICTURE: Western Telegraph

11:38am Friday 15th August 2014

A NEW service has launched in Pembrokeshire, bringing together the needs of people with the needs of dogs.

All set for Cardigan Quays Festival

Western Telegraph: FAMILY FUN: These youngsters celebrate Cardigan's rich heritage by dressing up in costume.

9:41am Friday 15th August 2014

CARDIGAN Quays Festival returns to the banks of the river Teifi on Saturday, August 23 celebrating the town’s rich cultural and maritime heritage.

Solva scarecrow builders draw in the crowds

Western Telegraph: WINNING ENTRY: Batman picked up the most votes for Best Scarecrow.PICTURE: Western Telegraph

4:59pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

SOLVA’S imaginative scarecrow builders outdid themselves this year, with no less than 26 stuffed creations scattered around the village.

New lease set to be agreed for Abercastle Harbour

Western Telegraph: Abercastle HarbourPICTURE: Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority

4:59pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A REPORT on the future management of moorings at Abercastle Harbour is due to be discussed today (Wednesday, August 6) by members of Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority.

All set for the 37th Ras Beca

2:12pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

CROSS country, fell and other runners from far and wide will descend on the Preseli Hills on Saturday, August 23 for the annual Ras Beca.

Bag it up to help beat heart disease

11:39am Wednesday 13th August 2014

BRITISH Heart Foundation (BHF) Cymru is urging people in Haverfordwest to donate bags full of unwanted items to their local BHF shop this September.

Swimmers awarded ribbon accolade

Western Telegraph: FLYING HIGH: Angela Miles (right) presents club members with their insport award.

11:31am Wednesday 13th August 2014

A NORTH Pembrokeshire swimming club has been praised for its work with disabled people.

Grant great news for local community

Western Telegraph: RCA CELEBRATES FUNDING: Rudbaxton Community Hall is set to benefit from a new, multi-use games area and additional car parking. PICTURE: RCA (9243017)

11:24am Wednesday 13th August 2014

RUDBAXTON Community Association (RCA) is celebrating a £15,587 funding boost to enhance playing facilities and car parking at the village’s Community Hall.

Spark project introduces young people to National Park

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11:01am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PROBLEM solving, shelter building and pond dipping was all in a day’s work for a group of youngsters in north Pembrokeshire recently.

Have fun at Country Fair

Western Telegraph: ALL THE FUN OF THE COUNTRY FAIR: Picton Castle and Gardens is hosting this nostalgic annual event. PICTURE: Contributed (9239514)

10:50am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PICTON Castle and Gardens traditional Country Fair will take place on August 23 and 24.

Post Office relocation plans confirmed

10:46am Wednesday 13th August 2014

THE Post Office has confirmed its decision to move Tegryn Post Office from its current location a short distance away to Canolfan Clydau Community building.

'Water-way' to spend a Thursday

10:30am Wednesday 13th August 2014

NEWPORT Sailing and Inshore Regatta was held on Thursday, August 7, providing an enjoyable day for both locals and visitors.

Special event honouring three generations of Haverfordwest family

Western Telegraph: HEALING DAY: Grace Lloyd of Haverfordwest, her grandson Joshua as a toddler and his father Mark Lloyd. (9059711)

4:39pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

THREE very special people are the focus of a fund raising Healing Day event to be held in Haverfordwest at the end of the month.

Brass band wows crowds in birthday concerts

Western Telegraph: UNIQUE STYLE: Guest vocalist Emily Kaijaks. PICTURE: Martin Cavaney (9198602)

2:52pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

PEMBROKE Dock hosted some talented German visitors at the weekend, as part of events to celebrate the town’s 200th birthday.

More than 100 people ready to take a leap of faith

8:50am Tuesday 12th August 2014

PLANS which will allow 120 people to bungee jump off the Cleddau Bridge are still being finalised.

'Triage and Treat' hailed a success

Western Telegraph: Successful service: Saundersfoot pharmacist John Patel is ready to Triage and Treat. (9166952)

6:47pm Monday 11th August 2014

A pilot pharmacy service in south Pembrokeshire, believed to be the first in Wales, has helped ease pressure on the NHS.

Exhibition sheds light on local wartime stories

Western Telegraph: REMEMBERING THE FALLEN: The team behind the WWI exhibition at Fishguard Town Hall.
PICTURE: Western Telegraph (9135586)

2:09pm Monday 11th August 2014

AN EXHIBITION showing the devastating effects the First World War had on Fishguard and its surrounding areas has opened in the Town Hall.

Floral artist flies the flag for Fishguard

Western Telegraph: FLOWER POWER: Vivienne Llufrio is pictured with Perpetual Trophy.

1:29pm Monday 11th August 2014

FISHGUARD resident Vivienne Llufrio won first prize for her floral art at this years Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in the "Mirror Image" category.

St Davids residents pose for television challenge

Western Telegraph: UP FOR A CHALLENGE: One Show presenter Andy Kershaw is calling on the people of St Davids to come and sit for a portrait.PICTURE: Western Telegraph

12:25pm Monday 11th August 2014

A TELEVISION crew from BBC’s The One Show was in St Davids last week to meet a local artist.

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