Archive for 2011
A couple who have dedicated the last 30 years to fostering have been awarded MBEs in the New Year Honours.
St John Wales volunteers will see in the New Year at the Millennium Stadium as the venue becomes a temporary medical centre to look after Cardiff’s revellers on New Year’s Eve.
Business gongs include CBE for Gerald Ronson, one of the ‘Guinness four’, for charity work since serving jail term in 1990
KBEs awarded to Nobel-winning physicists, an Oxford church historian and the designer of Apple’s iPod, iPhone and iPad
Those honoured in arts include ‘the finest living English poet’, novelists, actors and the man behind the Big Brother format
Awards for Britons who helped during emergency rescue efforts, youth outreach workers, school principals and police officers
List includes world taekwondo champion Sarah Stevenson, who was controversially not on sports personality of the year shortlist
Tests on counterfeit bottles seized by council trading standards officers across the UK have revealed high levels of methanol
National Archives’ files show how PM tried to browbeat BBC and reveals speculation about Erroll Flynn being a Nazi agent
Gwent Police is appealing for information to trace the person pictured in this CCTV still.
More people aged between 25 and 34 are turning to Debt Relief Orders (DROs) to deal with their debt problems than any other age group within the population, Insolvency Service figures show.
Shops in Caerphilly County Borough are being warned against a Pay Point scam which has netted criminals £2,200 in just five days.