Archive for December, 2011
Plaid Cymru leadership hopeful Simon Thomas AM was in Ystrad Mynach last week as he met with some of the new apprentices at Caerphilly County Borough Council.
The council is funding jobs for up to 150 apprentices and trainees over the next three years.
A Caerphilly-based healthcare manufacturer has capped a year of success with another two prestigious business awards.
Direct Healthcare Services Ltd, based on the town’s Western Industrial Estate, recently took prizes at the IWA Western Mail 2011 Business Awards (New Start-up company of the year) and at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust’s Excellence in Supply Awards 2011.
Government does U-turn on Disability Living Allowance
Met Office issues severe weather warnings for Scotland, Northern Ireland and parts of northern England
Merseyside police still trying to trace lodger Barry Morrow after mother and daughter found dead in their home
Nearly two-thirds of Scots in favour of independence but support dependent on whether it would improve prosperity
Top Gear host’s comment that strikers should be ‘shot’ likely to make show one of the most complained about of all time
Members of the public and schoolchildren will be able to go behind the scenes at Bargoed Police Station’s 100-year-old building.
Caerphilly County Borough’s Youth Forum has elected its new cabinet.
The political body represents the views of young people and gives them a voice when dealing with Caerphilly County Borough Council.
Plaid Cymru AM Lindsay Whittle has rounded on critics of the £172m Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr – which opened its doors last month – during a debate at the Senedd.
Business confidence in Wales is down for the first time since the first quarter of 2011, according to a leading report.
Three people were injured after a car crashed into a house.
The two car crash, which also damaged a gas pipe, happened at 8.40pm Friday in Shingrig Road, Nelson.