Current Monmouthshire News
IT'S THE WEEKEND: Making cider and perry in the hills of Monmouthshire - South Wales Argus
Herefordshire is more famed for its ciders than Gwent, but PAUL CAREY talked to one woman who is creating cider and perry from her orchard near Usk. WHEN summer arrives and the sun is shining, there is nothing quite as enjoyable as tasting the first ...
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 12:19:40 GMT
Monmouthshire pupils learn about religion - South Wales Argus
RELIGIOUS education was the hot topic last month for Year 6 pupils in Monmouthshire as they went to four special RE days at Abergavenny, Caldicot, Chepstow and Monmouth. For the second year running, children were introduced to the world's major ...
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:14:53 GMT
Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal repairs 'tourism blow' - BBC News
The closure of part of the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal due to £1m storm damage will be a "major blow" to the start of the tourist season, it has been claimed. Alasdair Kirkpatrick, who runs Brecon Park Boats, says he has had to cancel 50 bookings ...
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 19:48:43 GMT
First chaplain for Monmouthshire and Brecon canal - BBC News
Popular with families, walkers and cyclists, the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal's hedgerows and reed beds are a haven for animals, and fish, amphibians and insects live in and around the water. Voted the most-visited attraction in a survey by the ...
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 18:13:36 GMT
Council tax rise of 3.95% agreed in Monmouthshire - Free Press Series
MONMOUTHSHIRE council tax will increase by 3.95 per cent this year after councillors passed budget plans at a marathon meeting on Thursday. They debated the proposed budget for about eight hours and voted to accept it in its entirety. Cllr Phil Murphy ...
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:06:50 GMT
Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal gets first chaplain - South Wales Argus
The Reverend John Collier, curate-in-charge of the Parish of Mamhilad, was licensed as chaplain to the Monmouthshire, Brecon and Abergavenny Canals Trust by the Bishop of Monmouth, Rt Revd Richard Pain. The licence was given at a service of ...
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:38:19 GMT
Monmouthshire council warns over dangerous phone chargers - South Wales Argus
A WARNING over dangerous phone chargers has been issued by Monmouthshire council's trading standards officers. Officers have used a grant from the electrical safety council's fire safety fund to pay for a range of chargers and electrical engineers to ...
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 07:34:23 GMT
LIVE: Monmouthshire car parking debate - Free Press Series
Free Press Series: LIVE: Monmouthshire car parking debate LIVE: Monmouthshire car parking debate. JOIN our reporter Nathan Briant for live coverage of a key Monmouthshire council debate on car parking. Tweets by @ArgusNBriant · Email · Print this page ...
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:14:00 GMT