Friends raise £1,660 in memory of Gianni

Milford Mercury: TOUGH MUDDERS: The G Team; Oliver Davies, Ryan Leeke, David Havard and David Roscoe took part in the Tough Mudder in memory of school friend Gianni Sonvico. (9552168)

1:08pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Four childhood friends of a Goodwick barrister who died unexpectedly last year have raised more than £1,600 for a charity close to his heart.

Seafair Haven hits small screen

Milford Mercury:

9:42am Friday 22nd August 2014

Television presenter Nicola Hendy's recent visit to Milford Haven will hit the small screen this evening (Friday).

Pembrokeshire artist's pride as war memorial is unveiled

Milford Mercury: Enter the dragon: Lee Odishow with his model for the Belgian war memorial sculpture. (9593450)

3:55pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A PEMBROKESHIRE artist who designed a red bronze dragon which stands proudly on a new war memorial has seen his creation unveiled in Belgium.

Ras Becca record could be broken

3:10pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Cross country, fell and other runners from far and wide will descend on the Preseli Hills tomorrow (Saturday, August 23) for the annual Ras Beca.

Quay festival is the key to a great weekend

1:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Cardigan Quays Festival returns to the banks of the river Teifi tomorrow, Saturday, August 23 celebrating the town’s rich cultural and maritime heritage.

Get on the scarecrow trail this weekend

Milford Mercury:

12:20pm Friday 22nd August 2014

There will be fun for all the family in Moylegrove this August Bank Holiday weekend.

Great news for hungry visitors

3:49pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Ravenous visitors to Fishguard and Goodwick won’t go hungry over the bank holiday, thanks to new information compiled by the twin towns’ chamber of trade.

"The Dylan Thomas Guy" comes to Pembs

11:10am Friday 22nd August 2014

Dylan's Mobile Bookstore will be calling into St Davids tomorrow (Saturday).

Castle beer festival starts today

Milford Mercury:

10:30am Friday 22nd August 2014

You are invited to eat, drink and be merry at a three-day celebration of the best beers in the west, starting this evening (Friday).

Pembrokeshire County Show moves into final day

Milford Mercury:

11:34am Thursday 21st August 2014

The Pembrokeshire County Show moves into its third and final day today (Thursday).

GCSE results celebrated across county

Milford Mercury:

11:29am Thursday 21st August 2014

THERE will be celebrations today as GCSE students collect their results with the percentage of those achieving A* or A up to 18.3 per cent, a slight rise on last year.

Festival gets Fishguard funky

Milford Mercury:

4:08pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Fishguard gets funky today (Thursday) as the Aberjazz festival returns in full flow.

There's a buzz about woodland gardens today

Milford Mercury:

11:42am Thursday 21st August 2014

August bee and bug hunts will take place at Colby Woodland Garden this week.

Two Milford Haven men jailed over unprovoked attack

Milford Mercury:

9:57am Thursday 21st August 2014

Two Milford Haven men who carried out an unprovoked attack that left their victim scarred for life have been jailed.

Police investigate after dinghy incident death off Pembrokeshire coast

Milford Mercury:

6:54am Thursday 21st August 2014

A man has died following an incident off the north Pembrokeshire coast last night (Wednesday).

Time for all members to sort crisis at Pembrokeshire County Hall say MPs and AMs

Milford Mercury:

2:15pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PEMBROKESHIRE’S representatives at Westminster and Cardiff Bay say that the time has come for all 60 county councillors to prove they are up to the job and sort out the crisis ripping through County Hall.

October 20 date set for removal of 24hr paediatrics from Withybush Hospital

Milford Mercury:

10:41am Wednesday 20th August 2014

AN October date for the removal of overnight paediatric services at Withybush Hospital is included in the latest Health Board stakeholder briefing.

Call for public to campaign for change at the top of Pembrokeshire County Council

Milford Mercury:

8:09pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

AT a public meeting tonight, called by Labour councillor Paul Miller, residents were urged to use grassroots campaigning to lobby their councillors into taking action against chief executive Bryn Parry-Jones.

Haverfordwest 'attempted child abduction' rumours untrue, say police

Milford Mercury:

2:10pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Police have said that reports circulating online about an 'attempted child abduction' in Haverfordwest on Monday evening are not correct.

Public meeting to call for pension payments to be returned

Milford Mercury:

1:33pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE leader of the Labour group at County Hall has called a public meeting tonight (Tuesday) to discuss the repayment of pension payments made to council chief executive Bryn Parry-Jones.

Pembrokeshire County Show kicks off in style

Milford Mercury:

12:45pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE Pembrokeshire County Show kicked off in fine style today (Tuesday) as thousands poured through the gates for day one of the three day celebration of the county’s agricultural heritage.

Man jailed over £1m Milford Haven cannabis factory

Milford Mercury:

11:37am Tuesday 19th August 2014

VIETNAMESE cannabis growers made a million pounds out of one small house in Milford Haven before police closed down the operation, a judge heard on Tuesday.

Glowing reviews for Narberth Children's Festival

Milford Mercury: Spell it out: There were lots of activities for all ages at the festival.
PICTURE: Gareth Davies Photography
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6:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

Hundreds of kids enjoyed a day of free fun on Saturday when they sampled activities from acapella to Zumba at Narberth Children’s Festival.

Blackberry picker evacuated from Gelliswick path

6:01pm Monday 18th August 2014

A blackberry picker who fell and injured her leg near Gelliswick was taken to Withybush Hospital this afternoon (Monday).

New abattoir plan for Haverfordwest

3:15pm Monday 18th August 2014

AN APPLICATION to turn a former Haverfordwest garden centre in to a site for an abattoir has been submitted to Pembrokeshire County Council.

Having a blast in Tenby

Milford Mercury: HAVING A BLASTt: Sunday's magnificent fireworks display over Tenby Harbour.
PICTURE: Gareth Davies Photography.
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1:07pm Monday 18th August 2014

The night sky above Tenby Harbour was lit up in spectacular style on Sunday evening as the resort hosted its final fireworks display of the summer.

County Show set to be superfast

Milford Mercury:

12:20pm Monday 18th August 2014

This year’s Pembrokeshire County Show, which starts tomorrow (Tuesday), will benefit from fast fibre broadband thanks to the Superfast Cymru programme, Deputy Minister for Skills and Technology Ken Skates AM has said.

Red Cross steps back in time for County Show exhibit

Milford Mercury:

11:10am Monday 18th August 2014

One hundred years on from the outbreak of the First World War, the British Red Cross will be exhibiting a number of historic items at Pembrokeshire County Show which starts tomorrow (Tuesday).

Lifeboats rescue fallen walker

5:52pm Monday 18th August 2014

Both Cardigan lifeboats were launched yesterday (Sunday) lunch time. Along with the town’s coastguard rescue team, they went to the aid of a holiday maker who had fallen on the coast path.

Kanga's Summer Festival

10:07am Monday 18th August 2014

A FUND-raising Festival in memory of a popular Pembrokeshire sportsman is taking place in Haverfordwest on Sunday, August 24.

Pembrokeshire gears up for county show

Milford Mercury:

10:08am Monday 18th August 2014

Pembrokeshire County Show is gearing up to receive thousands of visitors over the next three days, as it opens its doors to the public tomorrow (Tuesday, August 19).

Suzi sets off on coast path challenge

Milford Mercury:

9:52am Monday 18th August 2014

A Narberth runner is stepping out on a ten day Pembrokeshire coast path challenge today (Monday).

£9m housing facility opens today

Milford Mercury:

9:40am Monday 18th August 2014

A new extra care scheme will open its doors in Crymych today (Monday). Bro Preseli, Family Housing’s £9m facility is made up of 40 one and two-bedroom apartments for rent, which are situated alongside a new 20-space day centre.

BREAKING NEWS: Pembrokeshire County Council chief executive Bryn Parry-Jones to 'take period of absence'

Milford Mercury:

11:25am Friday 15th August 2014

The Leader of Pembrokeshire County Council, Councillor Jamie Adams, has announced that the Chief Executive, Mr Bryn Parry-Jones, is to take a period of absence with immediate effect.

North Pembrokeshire beach re-opened after 'bomb' found to be gas canister

Milford Mercury:

12:40pm Friday 15th August 2014

A north Pembrokeshire beach is back open to the public following the discovery of a suspect device on Wednesday evening (August 13).

Beer and Cider Festival will be best yet!

Milford Mercury: DRINK, EAT AND BE MERRY AT THE BEER AND CIDER FESTIVAL: Everyone is invited to this fantastic three-day event. PICTURE: Western Telegraph (9361218)

4:45pm Friday 15th August 2014

YOU are invited to eat, drink and be merry at a three-day celebration of the best beers in the West!

Free festival for under 16s

Milford Mercury:

4:10pm Friday 15th August 2014

Narberth Children’s Festival springs into action this weekend.

Polish biker sets off on 5,000 mile fund raising trip

Milford Mercury:

4:31pm Friday 15th August 2014

A Pembroke biker has set off on an epic 5,000 mile ride to raise money for orphans.

'Laughing gas' is no laughing matter, council warns

10:28am Friday 15th August 2014

The Public Protection section at Pembrokeshire County Council is warning the public about the dangers of inhaling the substance Nitrous Oxide – more commonly known as ‘laughing gas’.

Week-long sailing trip from Pembrokeshire became 16 year globe trot

Milford Mercury:

10:17am Friday 15th August 2014

A MARRIED couple set off for a week's sailing trip from Pembrokeshire and came back more than 16 years later.

G Team set to tackle Tough Mudder

Milford Mercury:

3:07pm Friday 15th August 2014

Five childhood friends of a “charismatic and determined” Goodwick man, who died unexpectedly last year, will this weekend tackle a gruelling 12 mile obstacle course together to raise funds in his memory.

UPDATED: Beach closed due to “suspect” device

Milford Mercury:

11:39am Thursday 14th August 2014

A north Pembrokeshire beach has been closed following the discovery of a suspected ordnance device.

Students across the county celebrate A Level success

Milford Mercury:

10:34am Thursday 14th August 2014

STUDENTS across the county nervously awaited their A Level results this morning.

Donations fuel life-saving efforts

Milford Mercury: BIG THANKS: Tenby RNLI thank Valero for fuel donation. PICTURE: Gareth Davies
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8:59pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

RNLI volunteers in Angle and Tenby have thanked Valero Pembroke Refinery, following another vital donation of fuel oil during the busy summer season.

Haverfordwest knife threat woman spared further jail time

Milford Mercury: Swansea Crown Court

6:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A woman armed with a knife dialled 999 and warned police “it will get bloody” unless they arrested her and kept her in custody.

Village has a ball at carnival

Milford Mercury: TAN-TASTIC: Some lovely Oompa Loompas. PICTURE: Western Telegraph. (9167833)

4:48pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

ORGANISERS were bowled over with the collection of fantastic floats and fancy dress entries at Tish carnival on Saturday (August 9).

Keep funding food scheme, says hygiene expert

Milford Mercury: FOOD HEALTH EXPERT: Mark Elliott with County Hall canteen’s 5 rating sign.
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3:39pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A LEADING environmental health expert has said it is vital local councils keep funding a food hygiene rating system, despite shrinking budgets.

Pensioner hits out at 'exorbitant' Pembrokeshire day care charges increase

Milford Mercury:

12:14pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

PEMBROKESHIRE County Council’s plans to increase the cost of day care by more than 500% have been condemned as exorbitant and ageist by an 89-year-old Pembrokeshire resident.

Pembrokeshire Tourism's charity of the year

12:02pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

THE Paul Sartori Foundation (PSF) has been appointed Pembrokeshire Tourism’s charity of the year.

Tributes paid to cricket lover Beryl, 85

Milford Mercury: SAD LOSS: Beryl Marsh died while travelling to watch her beloved Carew Cricket Club. (9171222)

7:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

AN 85-year-old fundraiser and past president of a Pembrokeshire cricket club died tragically on Saturday afternoon while making one of her regular outings to watch her beloved team.






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