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Two arrested after crowd target house in Aberbargoed they believed contained sex offender

Two people were arrested for public order offences in Aberbargoed last night, September 1, after it was wrongly believed a house on Commin Road contained a sex offender.


Blackwood Embedded Solutions is making strides in medical electronics industry

WE HAVE THE TECHNOLOGY: The team at
Blackwood Embedded Solutions

In a regular feature each fortnight, Caerphilly Observer is profiling a business based at the Welsh Innovation Centre for Enterprise. Welsh ICE is a hub for new businesses at Caerphilly Business Park and is home to around 85 start-ups. This week we look at Blackwood Embedded Solutions.


New Tredegar man dies after being hit by a car near Stonehenge

A man from New Tredegar has died after being hit by a car near Stonehenge, Wiltshire on Friday August 29.


Caerphilly man charged with manslaughter after fatal assault on Jake Sweeney

Tributes have been paid to Abertridwr man Jake Sweeny who has died following an assault outside the Irish Tymes pub in Caerphilly town. Picture: Facebook

A 23-year-old man has been charged with the manslaughter of Jake Sweeney, who died after being assaulted outside the Irish Tymes pub in Caerphilly town centre.


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Insurance company to bring nearly 80 jobs to Caerphilly

Innovation Property's Managing Director Paul Irvin

Almost 80 jobs will be created in Caerphilly after a Government backed investment in insurance service company Innovation Group.


Two men charged with murder of Risca man Stephen Lambert

Two men arrested in connection with the death of a Risca man have been charged with murder.

The men were arrested after a 35-year-old man was discovered with stab wounds at a property on Twmbarlwm Close on Wednesday August 27.


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Football: Mixed start to league for Nelson club

FOOTBALL: Llanbradach beat Nelson Cavaliers 3-2 in their first Taff Ely and Rhymney Valley Premier League game of the season.


Rugby Union: Bedwas RFC Pre-season friendlies round-up

On Saturday August 16 Bedwas RFC travelled to Henley on Thames to take on Henley Hawks RFC and came away with a 40 points to 33 victory.


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