Pontypool street sweeper to pick up honour

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A PONTYPOOL street sweeper will formally receive his British Empire Medal (BEM) next week.

Keith Wright, who was honoured in the New Years Honours list, will receive his award at the Civic Centre in Pontypool next week.

The 49-year-old street scene operative of 32 years was honoured for services to the community.

The ceremony will take place on Wednesday.

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