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Nigel Farage joins UKIP campaigners to back policy of scrapping Severn Bridge tolls after 2018 commitment comes to an end. (37145211)

UKIP leader calls for Severn tolls to be scrapped

WALK: Noah Herniman, 8, has Neurofibromatosis, which is a genetic disorder that affects the nervous system. He is walking the A48 Severn Bridge for the Serennu Children's Centre after hearing about the cuts

Chepstow boy with rare bone condition aims to raise £3,000 for children's centre

GRAVES: The Lion Terrace Chapel in Gilwern which was recently demolished.

Search for relatives of children and adults buried in graveyard unsuccessful

THEFT: Jade Jones, 28, was helped by her husband Matthew Jones, 33, to also steal the victims Post Office and Santander credit cards and a £20 note from the pensioner's purse (Pic: © WALES NEWS SERVICE)

Woman steals life savings from 'vulnerable' 60-year-old victim who used to care for her as a child

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SOLAR FARM: Energy specialists Conergy UK has acquired the site at Manor Farm in Llanvapley from the firm 3cenergy

Plans for 66 acre solar farm edge a step closer

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COURT: Asher Plant, aged 21, who pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to two charges of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, was jailed at Newport Crown Court

Man who attacked victim in bed is jailed

APPEAL: Police would like to speak to this man

Police appeal for man after theft from Co-operative store in Caldicot

APPEAL: Police are appealing for information about the stolen quad bike

Police appeal after quad bike is stolen from property in Abergavenny

ALARMING FINDINGS: William Graham

Women are missing out on £3,188 a year, survey finds

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Cancer campaigner Ann Wilkinson (second from left) and Diane Richardson walk sheep across Usk Bridge (37076344)

Burgesses of Usk walk sheep over town's bridge for charity

Leaders from Raglan 1st Scouts: Sion Wall, Rick Walker and Mike Fowler and in front Mel Walker on their float.

Successful return for Raglan Day

BAND: Joshua Proctor, 13, Gregour Mclauchlan, 17, Zara Connikie, 15, and Nicola Russell, 24

Youngsters form band at summer rock academy

High tides could close Tintern roads

High tides could close Tintern roads

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Chepstow historian's self-published book tops Amazon's bestseller charts

Gwent historian's self-published book tops Amazon's bestseller charts

CAR FIRE: Crews from Chepstow were called to a commercial garage on Tintern Road in St Arvans at 12.15am

Firefighters tackle car fire after reports of 'explosions'

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Council land ban on sky lanterns applauded

Council land ban on sky lanterns applauded

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Caldicot town centre

First driver fined for going through pedestrian zone in Caldicot

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Abergavenny eaterie in top 50 best pubs

Abergavenny eaterie in Good Food Guide

NatWest Maindee branch to close

NatWest Maindee branch to close

The school nearing completion

New school will be 'among the best in the country'

RTC: Fire service crew have been called to a road traffic collision on the A449 Raglan to Usk

UPDATE: Emergency services called to road traffic collision on A449

APPEAL: Police would like to speak to this man

Police appeal for man after theft from Tesco

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DISTURBANCE: The men are accused of jumping in and out of gardens, kicking over flowers and pot plants, and disturbing elderly residents in the Caldicot area

Police appeal for help finding men accused of jumping in gardens, kicking over flowers and disturbing elderly residents

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DISTRACTION THEFT: he incident took place at around 1.40pm when the female victim was approached by a man asking for directions after she had used the cashpoint and returned to her car

Police appeal after distraction theft in Tesco car park

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TRIBUTE: Karl Baynton had played as a goalkeeper for Chepstow Town FC for many years

Fundraiser for popular football player

LUCKY: Mark and Sarah Pritchard

Gwent couple who fought life-threatening illnesses draw up bucket list

CONCERN: Marketing manager Richard D Coulton

Plans to double workforce at Gwent company 'delayed by Welsh Government'

CRASH: Crews from Abergavenny and Ebbw Vale attended the scene on Old Hereford Road at 10.19pm

Fire service called after two-car crash

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WARNING: A mother has warned other parents to be vigilant after her seven-year-old son was approached by an elderly woman who attempted to entice him away in Caldicot town centre

Mum's warning after son, 7, approached by elderly woman who tried to entice him away

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DEVASTATION: The scene after the trees were felled

Property developer ordered to pay £24,000 after illegally felling 200 trees

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SCAM WARNING: Police say beware of fake tax refund e-mails

SCAM WARNING: Police say beware of fake tax refund e-mails

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Warning of heavy rain for Gwent - but weekend will be drier

UPDATE: Heavy rain causes Newport flooding

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Welsh Lib Dems' attack e-cigs proposals

Wales e-cig ban 'flies in face of evidence'

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STRENGTH: Demonstration by the Welsh Axe Men at last year’s show

Crowds set for Bedwellty Agricultural Show this Saturday

Council set to decide on Premier Inn plan

Council set to decide on Premier Inn plan

ZIP WIRE: Diana McRea taking part in the zip wire across the Tidenham Quarry in Chepstow

Chepstow zip wire slide closed due to weather warning

FUNDRAISER: Angharad Underwood of Bulwark makes preserves at her home. She is taking part in a zipwire challenge to raise money for Velindre

Chepstow cook hopes to break zipwire record for Velindre

RAID: Police raided a house in Usk earlier today

Police seize cannabis equipment in drugs raid

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Warning as Wales could see a month's rain in two-day downpour

Warning as Wales could see a month's rain in two-day downpour

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Wales unemployment falls to 90,000

Wales unemployment falls to 90,000

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Traders welcome extra car parking

Traders welcome extra car parking

DEBATE: Wales Green Party will be hosting a democracy debate at this year’s Green Gathering Festival in Chepstow on Sunday August 16

Wales Green Party to hold 'Westmonster' debate

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HONOUR: Monmouthshire cider maker Ben Culpin (34652601)

Cider maker wins top honour in 'Oscars' of Welsh food and drink

FOUND: the Collie was found on Monday in the St Faiths Close area of Llanfoist, Abergavenny

Do you recognise this dog?

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COURT: Roger Nugent, aged 38, has been located, arrested and remanded to appear before the courts

Gwent man who failed to attend court arrested by police

Tyler Bennett, aged 18, of Mathern, will be plummeting 15,000ft from a plane in order to raise money for the Sparkle Appeal

Teenager to plummet 15,000ft for Sparkle Appeal

GOING, GOING, GONE: Mr Sterry has his hair cut at the Old Station

Site manager celebrates birthday with headshave fundraiser

Service for veterans entering civilian life launched online campaign

Service for veterans in Wales entering civilian life launched online campaign

One injured as car crashes into telegraph pole

One injured as car crashes into telegraph pole

FIRE: At the height of the blaze on Thursday night more than 40 firefighters, from 11 stations across south Wales, were tackling the fire on Station Road (Pic from @realeco)

Chepstow industrial site fire was 'accidental', investigators confirm

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