New MD for Arriva Trains Wales


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Arriva, one of Europe’s leading passenger transport groups, has announced the appointment of Chris Burchell as Managing Director UK Trains. In his new role, Chris will be responsible for the overall direction and development of Arriva’s six UK-based train operating companies; Arriva Trains Wales, Chiltern …

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Government will invest £2.26 million from the LIBOR fines to support veterans


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Welsh veterans will benefit from new Covenant funding announced today, Sunday 31st August. The government will invest £2.26 million from the LIBOR fines to support veterans who are homeless, wounded, injured or sick to access local housing and support services in Wales. The First Choice …

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Red Arrows at Hawarden today – the best from social media


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Sunday saw the majestic sight of the Red Arrows using Hawarden airport as a stop off point for their appearance at this years Rhyl Airshow.     Many turned out to see what is arguably one of best marketing tools the UK has!  Hawarden Airshow…. The Team took off from …

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285,000 working couples eligible for shared parental leave


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Couples finding out now that they are expecting a child will be among the first eligible to take advantage of new shared parental leave. Couples finding out now that they are expecting a child will be among the first parents eligible to take advantage of …

Deeside.com285,000 working couples eligible for shared parental leave

Meanwhile, in England: New democratic rights to challenge yellow lines and unfair parking charges


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A new right could allow local residents and local firms to raise-up a petition that will require a council review of the use of yellow lines and unfair parking charges, Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles announced today, 30th August. Sadly though, like many of the …

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Theft from vehicles in the Bennetts Lane area of Hawarden


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Police in Hawarden are appealing for information following the theft of property from two vehicles in the Bennetts Lane area of Hawarden Item’s including sat nav’s were taken from a Mazda and Toyota Yaris sometime between 8:30pm on 27th August and 7am  on 28th August. Police are asking …

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Transport Police stepping up its efforts to ensure Chester racegoers have trouble free journeys


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British Transport Police (BTP) is stepping up its efforts to ensure North Wales racegoers and other passengers have trouble-free journeys. Saturday’s meeting at Chester are the last of the summer holiday period – with three more fixtures in September bringing to a close the 2014 …

Deeside.comTransport Police stepping up its efforts to ensure Chester racegoers have trouble free journeys

Boardroom changes at Ewloe based Redrow homes


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Redrow have announced some changes to the companies board. Alan Jackson, Deputy Chairman and Senior Non-Executive Director of the Company will retire from the Board on the 1st September 2014.  On Alan’s retirement, Debbie Hewitt will take over as Senior Independent Director from that date. …

Deeside.comBoardroom changes at Ewloe based Redrow homes

Jobs secured following £4m investement at Deeside cereal company


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A Deeside firm has secured more than 130 jobs for the future with help from a Welsh Government grant. Cereal company Dailycer will invest £4 million in growing its business and has received £480,000 from the Welsh Government to help with the project, following a …

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Police warn of counterfeit currency being used in Flintshire


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A convenience store in Drury had £80 worth of counterfeit notes passed over the counter on Tuesday August 26th. Three males with Irish accents attended the store and used the notes to purchase goods. They are described as, one male with fair hair and wore …

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A quarter of primary school children in Wales are driven less than half a mile to school.


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A report published by the Welsh Government has highlighted some interesting facts about our ‘Active Travel’ habits. The Active Travel report looks at walking or cycling as a means of transport, that is walking or cycling in order to get to a particular destination such as work, the …

Deeside.comA quarter of primary school children in Wales are driven less than half a mile to school.

Community groups urged to apply for cash seized from criminals


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A new scheme is being launched to hit villains where it hurts them most – in the pocket – to help community groups in North Wales. Money seized from criminals will be used to create a pot of money available to organisations which help tackle …

Deeside.comCommunity groups urged to apply for cash seized from criminals