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Letter: St James Primary School war memorial clarification

I write on behalf of Van Community Council, to correct the publicised record following a recent article in your paper, “Pupil designed remembrance monument unveiled at St James Primary School”.

Police looking for Caerphilly woman who skipped court

Lucy Olsen

Police are looking for a 30-year-old woman from Caerphilly who has failed to appear in court.
Lucy Olsen did not turn up to Newport Magistrates Court on Tuesday November 25.

Caerphilly Players perform Dick Whittington pantomime

Caerphilly Players’ Christmas pantomime is Dick Whittington – the story of a poor boy who travels to London to seek his fortune.

Christmas on its way as Caerphilly Town lights go on and council launch money off shopping scheme


Hundreds of people welcomed the start of Christmas, as Caerphilly Town’s Christmas lights were switched on by Santa Claus himself.

Gwent Police hunt New Tredegar man after assault in Phillipstown

Police are looking for Michael Stenner

Police are looking for a 26-year-old man from New Tredegar in relation to an assault in Phillipstown in June.

Caerphilly’s Malcolm Uphill pub wins Loo of the Year award for platinum toilets

A Caerphilly town pub has won acclaim for the quality and standards of its toilets – in the Loo of the Year Awards 2014.

Boxing: Nathan Cleverly loses out to bitter rival Bellew

Nathan Cleverly failed to live up to the hype of his long awaited rematch with Tony Bellew, suffering a split decision defeat.

Football: Double defeats for Nelson Cavaliers

Nelson Cavaliers lost 1-0 to Cascade in a local derby in the Taff Ely and Rhymney Valley Premier League on November 22.

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