Archive for 2011
The demand for Welsh medium education is soaring, according to Caerphilly County Borough Council.
Figures recently produced for Caerphilly County Borough Council, show that 700 additional children of primary school age will need to be educated through the medium of Welsh by 2016 and by around 1,000 pupils at secondary level by 2020.
A campaign by Bedwas-based Peter’s Food Service to get the corned beef pasty recognised as the national dish of Wales will hand in a 2,000 name petition to the Welsh Assembly.
Blackwood has seen a 6% increase in visitors to the town centre compared to this time last year.
Caerphilly County Borough Council’s team of ten community safety wardens have been given bikes to help them get around better.
Exclusive: leaked strategy amounts to a blanket policy of mass imprisonments and could lead to legal challenge, say lawyers
Four men and a woman arrested on drug-related charges after Serena Harding, 16, found unconscious in Stockport park
A glance at the news has been pretty depressing lately.
In the last couple of weeks we’ve gone from riots and children looting to the desperate scramble for university places before the fees go up … it can only have left some people wondering what’s going on in the minds of young people in Britain.
Residents are being encouraged to give their old bicycles a fanciful makeover to help welcome the Tour of Britain to Caerphilly County Borough next month.
British PM says Gaddafi regime is in ‘full retreat’ but situation is ‘very fluid’ with ‘no room for complacency’
Judith Richardson’s body was found at her home in Hexham after her handbag was discovered 25 miles away in Newcastle
Corby MP alleges hacking groups have warned her off using Twitter via email and says she has reported incident to the police
Sam Warburton will lead Wales at the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand after Warren Gatland named the Cardiff Blues flanker as captain for rugby’s showpiece tournament.