Current Merthyr Tydfil News
Loving husband told dead wife 'I won't be long behind you' before lethal overdose - Metro
Her sister, Dawn Jones, described how she saw Mr Cross, from Merthyr Tydfil, south Wales, at the hospital and he said: 'You know the score, Dawn.' She added: 'That meant he was going but none of us thought he would do it then. He always said, “If ...
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:05:48 GMT
Merthyr Tydfil homes evacuated after device find - BBC News
Merthyr Tydfil homes evacuated after device find. Up to 50 homes have been evacuated in Merthyr Tydfil following the discovery of a suspect device in the street. South Wales Police cordoned off an area around Heol Tai Mawr in the Gellideg area after ...
Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:57:49 GMT
Merthyr Tydfil sports clubs get £100k boost - WalesOnline
Merthyr Tydfil RFC and Merthyr Tydfil (Cilsanws) Golf Club are each being awarded £50,000 from the EU-supported South East Wales Community Economic Development (SEWCED) programme. A new boiler system will save the rugby club thousands every ...
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 07:10:28 GMT
Merthyr town hall receives £8m new lease of life as arts centre - BBC News
A Victorian landmark which took more than two years and £8m to restore has reopened to the public. Merthyr Tydfil town hall, opened in 1896, has been given a new lease of life as an arts and creative industries centre. The distinctive terracotta ...
Sun, 02 Mar 2014 08:47:20 GMT
Caerphilly, Merthyr, RCT and Wrexham agree council tax rises - BBC News
Increases of up to 4.5% in council tax and cuts in services have been approved by four Welsh councils. At meetings on Wednesday, Caerphilly approved plans for a council tax rise of 3.9% and Wrexham a lower 3% rise. Merthyr Tydfil council agreed a 3.95% ...
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 13:39:56 GMT
Closure of Merthyr mental health unit would be 'huge blow' - WalesOnline
So if this service is taken from Merthyr Tydfil, it will be a big and difficult trip for them to get down to Llantrisant, especially if it's a few times a week. “There's nothing else like this in Merthyr so it would be a massive blow. “It's all about ...
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 06:59:05 GMT
Heritage Group gets a 48-year-old Merthyr Tydfil bus for its collection - Barry and District News
THE Cardiff Transport Preservation Group which restores unique examples of old buses at The Bus Depot in Barry gets its first Merthyr Tydfil bus. The new addition is 48-years-old and currently stored under cover near Hereford. The old bus, Merthyr ...
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 12:55:11 GMT
Merthyr Tydfil sport gets £100000 boost - News Wales
Two of Merthyr Tydfil's oldest sports clubs are securing their immediate futures through a £100,000 boost from an initiative rejuvenating the South Wales valleys. Merthyr Tydfil RFC and Merthyr Tydfil (Cilsanws) Golf Club are each being awarded £50,000 ...
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:32:35 GMT