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Trinity Fields School given boost by Sainsbury’s customer donations

Pupils from Trinity Fields School received the cheque at Sainsbury's Pontllanfraith

Trinity Fields School and Resource Centre benefited from over £4,500 in donations from customers at Sainsbury’s Pontllanfraith.

Fochriw pupils charge ahead in battery recycling competition

Fochriw Primary pupils Chianty Williams, Grace Jones and Brandon Evans are pictured with David Harding, Mrs Lisa Jones, Cllr David Carter,
Bella the Battery and Cllr David Poole

More than 1.8 tonnes of household batteries have been collected by school children in a scheme to encourage recycling.

Man robbed of cash outside Lloyds bank in Rhymney

A man in his 50s was robbed of money he had just withdrawn from a cashpoint at Lloyds Bank in Rhymney.

Actor Mark Lewis Jones inspires Pengam students with marathon challenge

INSPIRING: Actor Mark Lewis alongside Dr Chris Pepper

Welsh actor Mark Lewis Jones visited Lewis School Pengam recently to talk to pupils about successfully completing the gruelling Marathon des Sables, with fellow actor Richard Harrington.

Fuel thefts in Energlyn and Abertridwr

Gwent Police are reminding motorists to remain vigilant with the security of their vehicles after an increase in reported incidents of fuel theft.

Lightning causes fire in Abercarn church bell tower

Lightning struck a church in Abercarn causing a fire in the bell tower during storms on July 18.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Valley Cougars win at home and Aber Valley Wolves top the league

Valley Cougars remain third in the Conference South following an impressive second half in Penallta against Bristol Sonics on Saturday July 19.

Rugby League: South Wales Scorpions lose to Hemel ahead of Super Sunday showdown

South Wales Scorpions conceded three tries in the first 15 minutes eventually losing 40-10 to Hemel Stags yesterday, July 20.

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