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walesonline
Inquiry into the surgical mesh implant 'scandal' is turned downme and thousands of others throughout the world.”Read More Peter Corbett, a fo
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
me and thousands of others throughout the world.”Read More Peter Corbett, a former supermarket manager from Llwydcoed near Aberdare, said the procedure and subsequent removal of the implant has left him struggling to walk or play with his... Read more
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walesonline
Aberdare shopkeepers hit back at allegations of bad disabled accessto several over the past week they seem to have no or very little problem acces
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
to several over the past week they seem to have no or very little problem accessing the town.” These are the traders of Aberdare market: Jim Bradley, president of Aberdare Business and Tourism Association, and owner of Canon Street’s Peppers... Read more
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walesonline
Tesco promises to tackle the problem of Aberdare's dumped trolleyslocal resident to the store I am very happy that Tesco has finally agreed to fi
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
local resident to the store I am very happy that Tesco has finally agreed to fit coin mechanisms on their trollies at their Aberdare store.Read More “The issue we have with abandoned trollies I am sure will be greatly improved by this action.They... Read more
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walesonline
A treasure-trove of films has been uncovered in attics and garagesthese films reveal the extraordinary joys, dramas and heartbreaks of ordinary p
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
these films reveal the extraordinary joys, dramas and heartbreaks of ordinary people from every corner of Wales.An Aberdare street scene The programme was a partnership project with the National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales, and also... Read more
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walesonline
People in Merthyr want you to know about the good things in their townThornton (Image: Peter Bolter) Student Emma Thornton, 26, has lived in the tow
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
Thornton (Image: Peter Bolter) Student Emma Thornton, 26, has lived in the town for three years. She moved to Merthyr from Aberdare. “There is a good side,” she said. There are lots of places to take my daughter and it has got lots of... Read more
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walesonline
A body has been found in the search for a missing Cardiff manPolice have discovered a body in the search for missing Cardiff man Kelvin Edmu
walesonline / Posted 13 days ago
Police have discovered a body in the search for missing Cardiff man Kelvin Edmunds. The body was found in woodland near Aberdare. "There are no suspicious circumstances and the family of missing man Kelvin Edmunds has been informed. "South Wales... Read more
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walesonline
Police in urgent appeal for missing man6am on Thursday, October 5 in the Whitchurch area of the capital. South Wales
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
6am on Thursday, October 5 in the Whitchurch area of the capital. South Wales Police believe he may have made his way to Aberdare in Rhondda Cynon Taff – where he is said to have links. He is described as approximately 5ft 9 in, of medium build... Read more
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Daily Mail
Wasps flanker Thomas Young opens up on being coached by his fatherwhen I moved home I had a bit of a Mancunian accent, but I soon lost that when
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
when I moved home I had a bit of a Mancunian accent, but I soon lost that when I was back in Wales. I grew up in Aberdare. The accent must be quite strong because some of the foreign boys at the club don't understand what we're saying. I... Read more
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walesonline
The town with Wales worst shopping districtApril, the council introduced free parking in Tonypandy, Mountain Ash and Porth
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
April, the council introduced free parking in Tonypandy, Mountain Ash and Porth, and reduced charges in Pontypridd and Aberdare, to encourage more people to visit our town centres. “Following representations by local councillors, traders and... Read more
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walesonline
Inside the new £22m college campus that's opened in the ValleysA new £22m college campus where more than 600 students will study has been offi
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
A new £22m college campus where more than 600 students will study has been officially opened in Aberdare. Dr Lyn Evans, a Welsh scientist who is a project leader at CERN, also attended the event.The school officially opened on Thursday CERN is the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Voice star can't bring himself to tell wife tragic details of how daughter diedhis seven-month-old son Ace survived the accident in August. Serious collision
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
his seven-month-old son Ace survived the accident in August. Serious collision officer PC Tony Farr told the hearing in Aberdare that tests were being carried out on the Range Rover's breaking efficiency. Glamorgan Valleys coroner Andrew... Read more
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walesonline
Criminal charges considered over toddler killed by runaway 4x4of Pearl Melody Black into church (Image: Tom Martin/WALES NEWS SERVICE) Coron
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
of Pearl Melody Black into church (Image: Tom Martin/WALES NEWS SERVICE) Coroner Andrew Barkley adjourned the hearing at Aberdare Coroners' Court to December 8 for a further review. He told Pearl's father Paul Black: "There is an ongoing police... Read more
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walesonline
'Disrespectful' people keep parking on this town's cenotaphand described as “disrespectful”. People have grown frustrated at vehicles’ “a
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
and described as “disrespectful”. People have grown frustrated at vehicles’ “abuse” by parking on the monument in Aberdare , and want to put a stop to it, whether that’s by blocking the space with a bench and garden, or putting railings... Read more
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walesonline
This man has been banned from his hometown because of his drinkingdisregard for the law.” The CBO handed out by the force specifies that Griffit
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
disregard for the law.” The CBO handed out by the force specifies that Griffiths, who lives on Galdys Road, must not enter Aberdare town centre except for prearranged appointments and he must not use verbally abusive or threatening language or... Read more
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walesonline
Monday, October 2, 2017As an army veteran who served in Iraq I find it completely disrespectful that d
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
As an army veteran who served in Iraq I find it completely disrespectful that drivers in Aberdare would think it ok to park on the cenotaph (Echo, September 29). If there is a lack of parking in the town then of course it should be dealt with, but... Read more
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walesonline
The brilliant tale of how a Valleys woman became an African queenof the region – an honour rarely bestowed upon women in the patriarchal country
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
of the region – an honour rarely bestowed upon women in the patriarchal country. It comes after Ms Adams, who lives in Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taf, travelled to Dschang in Cameroon earlier this year when she was requested to help launch a... Read more
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walesonline
Why women with breast cancer are getting nipple tattoosyour identity as a woman. For me it’s important to restore that confidence,” sa
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
your identity as a woman. For me it’s important to restore that confidence,” said Rachel, who now operates in Brecon and Aberdare as well as the Welsh capital. “Had my friend not had breast cancer then I would never have discovered this. It was... Read more
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walesonline
A wheelchair user is angry at Aberdare's 'staggering' lack of disabled accessaccess was, in her view, not good enough. Mum-of-two Lynley, 50, explained: “A
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
access was, in her view, not good enough. Mum-of-two Lynley, 50, explained: “As I was going down the high street in Aberdare, I saw at least 13 shops which had no disabled access at all. There were cafes, chip shops, jewellery shops, hair... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mother and son killed in head-on lorry crash 'as he texted his new date'the driver of the red car would have seen me and would have gone back onto the
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
the driver of the red car would have seen me and would have gone back onto the right side of the road." The inquest in Aberdare heard Mr Golubovic's side of the car was crushed under the lorry and he died instantly on May 6 this... Read more
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walesonline
The Rhondda Fach Sports Centre's swimming pool could closein that category.”East Road in Tylorstown He also said the opening hours were
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
in that category.”East Road in Tylorstown He also said the opening hours were impractical for people to use the gym. “In Aberdare, you can go to the gym or pool any time between 6am and 10pm, but at Tylorstown it’s very difficult unless you’re... Read more
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walesonline
Mum and son died in head on crash with lorry as he textedHospital of Wales, in Cardiff, on May 9 after remaining in a critical condition
walesonline / Posted 26 days ago
Hospital of Wales, in Cardiff, on May 9 after remaining in a critical condition since the accident. An inquest held at Aberdare Coroners’ Court heard that Mr Golubovic was texting a woman he had met the night before at around the time the... Read more
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walesonline
The wonderful way truckers gave a little boy with autism a day to rememberthe status. The people that are bringing their lorries are doing it because the
walesonline / Posted 28 days ago
the status. The people that are bringing their lorries are doing it because they want to. “There’s people coming from Aberdare, Abertillery, Abergavenny out of the goodness of their own hearts. They’re the special people.”Mum Rhiannon was... Read more
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walesonline
Plans to reopen Rhondda Tunnel receive £90,000 boostsaid Stephen. “This will enable the Rhondda Tunnel Society to secure the resour
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
said Stephen. “This will enable the Rhondda Tunnel Society to secure the resources to restore it.” The independent, Aberdare-based Pen y Cymoedd Wind Farm Community Fund CIC is responsible for managing a £1.8m a year fund set up by Swedish... Read more

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