Current Flintshire News
Flintshire: Pupils celebrate World Book Day - Daily Post North Wales
Pupils from across Flintshire celebrated World Book Day by dressing up as characters from their favourite books. The event - a global celebration of books and reading - was celebrated in Wales on Thursday, March 6. Organisers say: “Reading to your ...
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:56:38 GMT
Calls for action on derelict buildings in Greenfield - News North Wales
But chairman of the Helmsley Group, John Reeves said building could not be completed until Flintshire Council completed necessary work on the reservoir at the rear of the properties. “We're ready to go,” he said. “We're desperate to get on with it but ...
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:52:13 GMT
Rude awakening as Flint flats are demolished - News North Wales
People living in the remaining Flint maisonettes and the surrounding area have spoken out about the council's disregard for the community, after workmen began knocking down a section of Muspratt Walk at 5.45am. Flintshire Council has apologised and ...
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:23:08 GMT
Airbus hosts Flintshire's first Memory café - Alzheimer's Society
People living with a dementia, carers and family members were made very welcome at Flintshire's first ever 'Airbus Memory café.' The café in Broughton, North Wales, was hosted by Alzheimer's Society in conjunction with charity partner Airbus. The event ...
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:50:58 GMT
Salute in Mold to links with UK family of nations - News North Wales
A message of support from the Queen was read out by Lord Lieutenant of Clwyd, Harry Fetherstonhaugh, along with a specially written Commonwealth Affirmation which was read by chair of the Flintshire Council, councillor Carolyn Thomas. Cllr Thomas, who ...
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:32:31 GMT
Soaring energy bills plunge many into fuel poverty chill - News North Wales
The news will come as no surprise to those in Flintshire and Wrexham who are struggling with fuel poverty. Julie Griffiths, operations manager at Mold Citizens Advice Bureau, said: “This year, we've had 281 calls relating to energy and fuel costs ...
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:12:35 GMT
Fears over Flintshire schools shake-up - News North Wales
Members of Flintshire Council's lifelong learning overview and scrutiny committee slammed the lack of detail about how a new sixth-form hub would be viable and how jobs would be protected. Convervative councillor Nigel Steele-Mortimer said: “We're ...
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 10:47:27 GMT
Gareth Huw Roberts: Man dies in off-road buggy crash in Flintshire - Daily Post North Wales
Emergency services were called to Moel Llys Y Coed, near Cilcain, Flintshire , at about 9.30pm on Saturday after an off road vehicle had toppled about a quarter of the way down a hillside. The green-coloured 4x4 was discovered close to the Offa's Dyke ...
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 08:41:55 GMT