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Inquest hears Argoed cannibal murder victim died of “sharp force trauma to face and neck”

Cerys Marie Yemm, aged 22 from Blackwood

Argoed murder victim Cerys Marie Yemm was killed by “sharp force trauma to the face and neck”, an inquest has been told.


Police appeal after man tries to catch hold of boy, 11, in Blackwood

An attempt was made to snatch an 11-year-old boy in Blackwood, police have said.


Valley Lines to be electrified after rail row is settled

A deal has been struck to electrify the Valley Lines rail network in South Wales

Railway lines serving the South Wales Valleys will be electrified after a deal was struck between the Welsh Government and the UK Government over financing of the project.


Pharmaceutical Norgine announces expansion of Hengoed site

Pharmaceutical company Norgine has announced that construction for a new warehouse at its site in Hengoed has begun.


Unions agree NHS pay deal with Welsh Government

Trade unions representing health workers in Wales have accepted a two-year pay deal from the Welsh Government, ending a long-running dispute.


Lindsay Whittle AM pays tribute to Welsh poet killed in World War I

Plaid Cymru AM Lindsay Whittle has paid tribute by reading a poem at the grave of the famous Welsh poet Hedd Wyn in Flanders.


Football: Nelson Cavliers teams’ mixed fortunes in the league

Dan Falconer celebrates opening the scoring against Hopkinstown

Nelson Cavaliers had a mixed weekend in the TaffEly and Rhymney Valleys league with the firsts winning 2-0 at Hopkinstown in teh Premier League while the seconds lost 10-1 at home to Llantwit Fadre.


Cleverly Bellew rivalry reignites ahead of long-awaited rematch

Nathan Cleverly will fight Tony Bellew on Saturday, November 22

Nathan Cleverly has warmed up for his rematch with Tony Bellew with an audacious Sky Sports interview in which his rival walked out.


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