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All that's missing is Mr Darcy! Grade II Listed Georgian gem fit for a Jane ... - WalesOnline
Broomfield is a handsome Grade II Listed Georgian gem of Italianate style, with part of the house dating back to the 1750s with later additions in the early nineteenth century. Overlooking the beautiful Wye Valley and set in around five acres and with ...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:26:53 GMT
Man charged with murder of neighbour Fred Hatch, 76, in Dinas Powys - WalesOnline
An elderly man has been charged with murder following the death of 76-year-old Fred Hatch. The incident happened at the Fairoaks Sheltered Housing complex, in Dinas Powys, where both men lived and which is managed by the Vale of Glamorgan council.Murder investigation launched in Dinas PowysPenarth TimesMan, 76, quizzed over murder of neighbour, 73, with hammer at sheltered ...
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:43:47 GMT
Powys County Council 'likely to lose third of staff by 2020', authority leader ... - WalesOnline
A cash-strapped Welsh council is expecting to cut its staff by a third over the next six years, its leader has warned. Powys County Council will have to become a smaller organisation and change the way it delivers services by the end of the decade to ...
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:30:43 GMT
Elderly people were harmed by care firm, report finds - BBC News
A home care firm was responsible for the neglect and harm of vulnerable and elderly people in Powys, a report by a watchdog has found. Failures in the service by Reach, which took over the contract in April, led to some people being admitted to hospital.Care firm put elderly and vulnerable at riskNews North Wales'Service users experienced significant harm': Care agency apologises after ...
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:16:35 GMT