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birminghammail
Man swept out to sea named as West Midlands man Luke MortonA man swept out into the sea off the Welsh coast is from the West Midlands, pol
Man swept out to sea named as West Midlands man Luke Morton
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
A man swept out into the sea off the Welsh coast is from the West Midlands, police have confirmed. Luke Morton, aged 23, is believed to have been cut off by the tide before being swept off rocks and into the sea. The incident happened near the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Road closed after two-vehicle crash « Shropshire StarDyfed Powys Police have closed the A483 near to the Ardleen turn, between Welsh
Road closed after two-vehicle crash « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Dyfed Powys Police have closed the A483 near to the Ardleen turn, between Welshpool and Llanymynech. There was queuing traffic in both directions between Buttington Roundabout in Buttington and Horse Show Inn in Arddleen. Officers were asking... Read more
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walesonline
Staff threatened with a knife during a robbery in LlanelliCross jacket and grey tracksuit trousers with a tear in them at the time of the
Staff threatened with a knife during a robbery in Llanelli
walesonline / Posted yesterday
Cross jacket and grey tracksuit trousers with a tear in them at the time of the offence. Detective Inspector Matt Webb, of Dyfed Powys Police, said: “No-one was injured but the victims are obviously in shock. This is an unusual offence to happen in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Talented' young Ruby player dies just days before collecting GCSE resultsCarmarthenshire. Read More “Two emergency ambulances attended the scene and a
'Talented' young Ruby player dies just days before collecting GCSE results
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Carmarthenshire. Read More “Two emergency ambulances attended the scene and a patient was taken to Glangwili Hospital.” Dyfed-Powys Police said in a statement: “Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the sudden death of a 16-year-old male in the... Read more
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Powys County Times
Police called to incident between car and pedestrian in Welshpoolshe had been in the collision or fallen over. She then left the scene, returned
Police called to incident between car and pedestrian in Welshpool
Powys County Times / Posted 5 days ago
she had been in the collision or fallen over. She then left the scene, returned, and then walked away. A spokesperson for Dyfed Powys Police said: “At approximately 12.40pm, police received reports of an incident involving a car and pedestrian in... Read more
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walesonline
More than 150 people reported to police for child sexual groomingonline or offline, with children often unaware that they have been groomed and
More than 150 people reported to police for child sexual grooming
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
online or offline, with children often unaware that they have been groomed and that what has happened to them is abuse. Dyfed Powys Police saw the highest number of recorded crimes with a total of 60, followed by South Wales Police with 35,... Read more
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walesonline
Cyclist describes 'horrific' crash involving 10 riderseach other. “I have crashed in a lot of races but this was the worst crash I h
Cyclist describes 'horrific' crash involving 10 riders
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
each other. “I have crashed in a lot of races but this was the worst crash I have been in. It was horrific.” Read More Dyfed-Powys Police as well as two rapid response vehicles, five ambulances and two Air Ambulance helicopters were sent to the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Tasers discharged 14 times by Cheshire police in 2015Cheshire police officers drew their Tasers 150 times during 2015 according to l
Tasers discharged 14 times by Cheshire police in 2015
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 days ago
Cheshire police officers drew their Tasers 150 times during 2015 according to latest figures. Data published by the Office For National Statistics revealed that the force was the least likely in England and Wales to go ahead and use the electric... Read more
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SKY News
Taser Stun Gun A 'Less Lethal' OptionDespite concerns about their use, the number of Taser-deployed police units has
Taser Stun Gun A 'Less Lethal' Option
SKY News / Posted 11 days ago
Despite concerns about their use, the number of Taser-deployed police units has risen steadily over recent years, with one in 10 officers now carrying the weapon. A small number of people have died as a result of incidents in which the 50,000-volt... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 15might say it’s a bit early in the morning, but a pedestrian seems to have got a
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 15
birminghammail / Posted 11 days ago
might say it’s a bit early in the morning, but a pedestrian seems to have got a bit lost after one too many. Motorway police have tweeted they have been forced to attend a person, who is worse for wear, wandering along the M6. He was... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 15still missing. The man disappeared last Sunday afternoon, and despite extensiv
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 15
birminghammail / Posted 11 days ago
still missing. The man disappeared last Sunday afternoon, and despite extensive searches, there has been no sign of him. Dyfed-Powys Police is calling on people visiting beaches and footpaths in the area to remain vigilant. Checks are continuing... Read more
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walesonline
Cyclists airlifted to hospital following serious collision involving 10 bikescyclists coming off their bikes on the road." The extent of the injuries could
Cyclists airlifted to hospital following serious collision involving 10 bikes
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
cyclists coming off their bikes on the road." The extent of the injuries could not be confirmed but a spokeswoman for Dyfed Powys Police said the injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. She also confirmed no vehicles were involved... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Walesor fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 show
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Wales
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 14 days ago
or fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 showing positive. The campaign was led by Dyfed Powys Police. Officers stepped up the “pressure” in a concerted effort to deter people from driving motor vehicles... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Walesor fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 show
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Wales
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 14 days ago
or fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 showing positive. The campaign was led by Dyfed Powys Police. Officers stepped up the “pressure” in a concerted effort to deter people from driving motor vehicles... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Walesor fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 show
Anti drink and drug drive crackdown snares 78 motorists in North Wales
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
or fail to provide. Officers also stopped 199 motorists for drugs with 131 showing positive. The campaign was led by Dyfed Powys Police. Officers stepped up the “pressure” in a concerted effort to deter people from driving motor vehicles... Read more
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walesonline
Armed police called to incident in Carmarthen town centreWitnesses reported seeing armed police at the top end of Lammas Street which wa
Armed police called to incident in Carmarthen town centre
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
Witnesses reported seeing armed police at the top end of Lammas Street which was closed with its junction with Water Street while officers dealt with the incident. The man was walked to a waiting ambulance from a property off Lammas Street and was... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police constable perks include rent-free CASTLE and 64 days holidayweek. Amber Rudd has called for transparency Some of the extraordinary perks
Police constable perks include rent-free CASTLE and 64 days holiday
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
week. Amber Rudd has called for transparency Some of the extraordinary perks include: Stephen Kavanagh, head of Essex Police which is rated 'inadequate' at protecting the vulnerable, scooped £32,000 a year in allowances for food and household... Read more
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Powys County Times
Anger over fast police bikes and slow turbine lorries through Welshpoolpolice women stood next to me and they were shocked by the speed they were goin
Anger over fast police bikes and slow turbine lorries through Welshpool
Powys County Times / Posted 22 days ago
police women stood next to me and they were shocked by the speed they were going.” Town councillors agreed to write to Dyfed Powys Police with their concerns. Councillors also raised the fact that they have begun in the same week children... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Firm bringing turbine convoys through Shropshire and Mid Wales answers chaos claim « Shropshire Starinformed more directly. “People can also get regular updates through Twitter a
Firm bringing turbine convoys through Shropshire and Mid Wales answers chaos claim « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 25 days ago
informed more directly. “People can also get regular updates through Twitter and a dedicated account is being set up by Dyfed-Powys Police.” She added: “It should also be noted that our communications about the convoys have always stated they... Read more
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Powys County Times
Man charged with robbery and blackmail in Llanidloeswith robbery, blackmail and a fire arms offence after police descended on Llani
Man charged with robbery and blackmail in Llanidloes
Powys County Times / Posted 29 days ago
with robbery, blackmail and a fire arms offence after police descended on Llanidloes in the early hours of Tuesday. Dyfed Powys Police were called to a property in High Street, Llanidloes, after reports of an aggravated burglary in the early... Read more
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Powys County Times
One person injured after aggravated burglary in Llanidloesthe alleged burglary which happened at a property in High Street, Llanidloes in
One person injured after aggravated burglary in Llanidloes
Powys County Times / Posted 29 days ago
the alleged burglary which happened at a property in High Street, Llanidloes in the early hours of Tuesday morning. A Dyfed Powys Police statement said: "One male has been taken to hospital for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be... Read more
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walesonline
Hundreds pay respects to soldier who died on a training exercisein The Rifles, as a “caring young man” who “always pushed himself 100%”. A pol
Hundreds pay respects to soldier who died on a training exercise
walesonline / Posted 29 days ago
in The Rifles, as a “caring young man” who “always pushed himself 100%”. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a postmortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late Septem... Read more
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Daily Record
Hundreds line streets of Ecclefechan to pay last respects to Corporal Josh Hoole- as a "caring young man" who "always pushed himself 100 per cent". A police i
Hundreds line streets of Ecclefechan to pay last respects to Corporal Josh Hoole
Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
- as a "caring young man" who "always pushed himself 100 per cent". A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late S... Read more
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express
Training death soldier 'wouldn't have wanted colleagues or medics to feel blame'- as a "caring young man" who "always pushed himself 100 per cent". A police i
Training death soldier 'wouldn't have wanted colleagues or medics to feel blame'
express / Posted 29 days ago
- as a "caring young man" who "always pushed himself 100 per cent". A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed, but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Funeral of Scots soldier who died during army training exercise to take place todayhe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of Scots soldier who died during army training exercise to take place today
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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walesonline
Funeral of soldier who died in Brecon Beacons will be held todayhis son always gave 100% and wouldn’t have wanted any of the soldiers or medics
Funeral of soldier who died in Brecon Beacons will be held today
walesonline / Posted 29 days ago
his son always gave 100% and wouldn’t have wanted any of the soldiers or medics that were with him to feel any personal blame. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late Septemb... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Funeral of training exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training exercise death soldier taking place
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Croydon Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Northern Echo
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Northern Echo / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Kingston Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Oxford Mail / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Streatham Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Bury Times
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Bury Times / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Gazette
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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guardian-series
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
guardian-series / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Harrow Times
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Harrow Times / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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This is West Country
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
This is West Country / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Gazette News
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Gazette News / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Bolton News
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Bolton News / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking placehe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of training-exercise death soldier taking place
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Funeral of Scots soldier who died during a training exercise to take place this weekhe collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police inve
Funeral of Scots soldier who died during a training exercise to take place this week
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
he collapsed during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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walesonline
Father Brecon Beacons death soldier said his son knew the riskswhen they finished. Results of post-mortem examination tests on Cpl Hoole’s bo
Father Brecon Beacons death soldier said his son knew the risks
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
when they finished. Results of post-mortem examination tests on Cpl Hoole’s body are not expected until late September. A police spokesman said on Monday: “Dyfed-Powys Police is continuing its investigation into the unexplained death of soldier... Read more
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Daily Record
Funeral of Sduring a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation int
Funeral of S
Daily Record / Posted 30 days ago
during a training run in Brecon, Wales, on July 19. A police investigation into his death is continuing. Read More Dyfed Powys Police said a post-mortem examination has been completed but the results are not expected until late... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Man cautioned for illegal vote in European Union referendum « Shropshire StarA man has been given a police caution for voting in an illegal way in the Europ
Man cautioned for illegal vote in European Union referendum « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 30 days ago
A man has been given a police caution for voting in an illegal way in the European Union referendum at a Powys polling station. The man, who has not been named, committed an offence of "personation" under election legislation when he pretended to be... Read more
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