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£1.5m investment to improve water supply to Merthyr Tydfil - WalesOnline
The quality of drinking water in Merthyr Tydfil is set to be improved after a £1.5m funding boost was announced. Dwr Cymru Welsh Water has invested the money in its Pontsticill Water Treatment Works. As part of the investment, the company has installed ...
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:00:20 GMT
steam train heritage plans unveiled - BBC News
A heritage centre could be built to retell the story of the first ever steam train journey in Merthyr Tydfil. A £20,000 study will also be carried out to see whether the four-hour journey to Abercynon, made by Richard Trevithick in 1804, can be ...
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:56:47 GMT
Look: Lights Out ends WWI commemorations in Merthyr Tydfil - WalesOnline
At 10pm, Penderyn Square fell into darkness as all the lights were turned out. Lantern bearers and guests including Dai Havard, MP for Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney, joined in paying their respects to those who did not return home as The Last Post was ...
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10:44:03 GMT
Man impaled on spike while gardening dies - The Guardian
Peter Davies fell 6 metres (20ft) on to a silver decorative spike while chopping branches off a fir tree at his home in Merthyr Tydfil, south Wales. A neighbour discovered the 67-year-old widower badly injured and tried to save his life before an air ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:22:26 GMT