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04/19/2018 10:31 PM
Police patrols after 'missing child' fears in Milford Haven
POLICE patrols are continuing in Milford Haven today (Friday) after concerns that a young child was seen alone in the early hours of the morning.

04/19/2018 07:25 PM
Driving while disqualified charge after crash leaves car wrecked
A MAN has been arrested and charged after a crash that has left a car wrecked at the side of a busy county road.

04/19/2018 03:16 AM
Four men were rescued by Little Haven RNLI this afternoon as one attempted to catch a flight to the Philippines
FOUR men were marooned on rocks off the coast at Little Haven this afternoon, after one of them needed to leave their oil tanker to return home to the Philippines.

04/18/2018 10:48 PM
Short read: Withybush Hospital to be downgraded under health board's latest plans
WITHYBUSH Hospital will be downgraded from a general hospital to a community hospital - resulting in the loss of its A&E department, the health board has revealed.

04/18/2018 10:30 PM
£70million masterplan still key to Port future as LNG shipments fall
DEVELOPING Milford Waterfront is key to the Port of Milford Haven’s future growth, as LNG shipments fall to a record low.

04/18/2018 05:50 PM
Weather for Thursday, April 19
SUNNY spells and highs of 12 degrees.

04/18/2018 05:02 PM
Chocolate recommended for drink-driver
Magistrates advised a drink-driving builder to buy his wife a box of chocolates after banning him from the road for three years.

04/18/2018 02:50 AM
Milford Town Council backs local groups to tune of £800
MILFORD Haven causes will receive almost £800 from the town council.

04/17/2018 11:39 PM
New presidents for Milford Soroptimists
SOROPTIMISTS International Milford Haven welcomed their new joint presidents for the coming year at an AGM at the Torch Theatre last week.

04/17/2018 08:47 PM
Casualties treated for hypothermia after Dale rescue
TWO men cut off by the tide were rescued near Dale Fort on Sunday (April 15).

04/17/2018 05:02 PM
Milford woman accused of benefit fraud
A Milford Haven woman is accused of benefit fraud totalling £39,000.

04/17/2018 02:02 AM
Council calls for second meeting on potential surgery closure
NEYLAND town council is calling on the health board to meet with residents ahead of a decision on whether to close St Clements surgery.

04/17/2018 01:38 AM
Award celebrates marathon mum Rhian's amazing spirit
A MUM who overcame unimaginable loss, set up her own charity, and went on to run the London Marathon, has been named a Spirit of London winner.

04/16/2018 11:12 PM
Coastal scene preservation society celebrates 25 years
A GROUP that has spent 25 years surveilling the Milford Haven waterway is celebrating its contributions to protecting one of the finest natural harbours in the UK.

04/16/2018 09:25 PM
Burton WI bowl over the judges at county competition
BURTON Women's Institute claimed victory at the annual Pembrokeshire Federation competition in Crundale last week.

04/16/2018 03:42 AM
WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGE: Suspended jail term after dog's horrific death
The stench of decomposition and bleach hit a RSPCA inspector who found the emaciated body of a dead lurcher under a sheet, a court has heard.

04/16/2018 03:01 AM
Service will mark Australian contributions to war effort
A SERVICE to remember troops from Australia and New Zealand who gave their life in the First World War will take place this Sunday (April 22).

04/16/2018 12:21 AM
REVIEW: Cinderella sparkles on stage in Milford Haven
JEFF Dunn shares just some of the applause for St Katharine's Stratford Players' Easter pantomime - Cinderella.

04/15/2018 11:45 PM
Are these wooden treasures hidden around your home?
ANTIQUE wooden ware will be on display in Tenby this autumn.

04/13/2018 01:32 AM
Restraining order for Hebrandston pensioner who harassed neighbours
A HERBANDSTON pensioner subjected a neighbouring family to six-and-a-half years of harassment following a disagreement over a planning application, a court heard.

04/12/2018 09:53 PM
Fashion and fun clocks up cash for Paul Sartori
A FABULOUS fundraising fashion show clocked up more than £500 for Paul Sartori this month.

04/12/2018 01:18 AM
Future of busy Neyland surgery to be decided
THE future of a busy GP surgery in Neyland will be decided at the end of this month.

04/11/2018 10:25 PM
Local groups appeal to town council for funding
THE organisation which helped set up the new Mount Estate community centre will ask Milford Haven Town Council for more than £1,500 tonight (Thursday).

04/11/2018 08:31 PM
National Park's animal sculptures highlight the ocean plastic problem
THE Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority is highlighting issues caused by marine litter with a series of animal sculptures made from plastic

04/11/2018 05:01 AM
Withybush Hospital ward which "went above and beyond" is awarded for care of campaigner
THE HOSPITAL ward which cared for a health care campaigner in her final weeks has been honoured with an award.

04/11/2018 01:31 AM
A horse who was abandoned near Lamphey last year is ready to be rehomed thanks to Green Acres
THE FIRST of eight horses who were found abandoned last September is ready to be rehomed, after recovering in the care of Green Acres Animal Rescue.

04/11/2018 12:39 AM
Work on Neyland's £2million community hub kicks off
WORK on Neyland's £2million new community hub officially got underway this month.

04/10/2018 10:18 PM
New look welcomes visitors to Milford heritage centre
A BRIGHT, modern visitor centre now welcomes history hunters to Milford Haven Museum, which re-opened for the 2018 season last week.

04/10/2018 05:03 PM
Assault denied
A Milford Haven man is to stand trial accused of assault.

04/10/2018 01:52 AM
Specialist nurse to speak about asbestos dangers in Milford Haven
ASBESTOS is the biggest cause of occupational lung cancer, claiming more than 100,000 lives each year, according to charity Asbestos Awareness and Support Cymru.

04/09/2018 07:40 PM
Death of Lenny the lurcher 'among worst case of animal cruelty' seen by court
The death of an emaciated lurcher has been described as the among the 'worst case of animal cruelty’ ever seen by a local magistrate.

04/09/2018 02:38 AM
Wedding fever comes to the Waterfront
BRIDES, grooms, family and friends can enjoy an afternoon of wedding inspiration at Milford Waterfront this month.

04/09/2018 01:05 AM
Police appeal for information after spate of burglaries and car thefts
Dyfed-Powys Police is appealing for information following a spate of car thefts and burglaries in Pembrokeshire, and have offered advice to prevent further crimes.

04/09/2018 12:03 AM
Date for the diary as Founders' Day returns for 2018
A DAY of fun will take place on Saturday, June 9, to celebrate the town's birthday.

04/08/2018 08:40 PM
Historic male voice choir joins music festival line-up
MUSICAL maestro Sir Karl Jenkins, renowned soprano Lauren Fagan and Côr Godre’r Aran will share tales and talents on stage at this year's Milford Haven Music Festival.

04/08/2018 12:02 AM
Fishermen stage Brexit quotas protest
Fishermen in Milford Haven staged a protest opposing concessions made to the EU by the UK government this morning.

04/07/2018 08:31 PM
That Reminds Me.... Trawler Corner, Talbenny Airfield memories, and even Buddy Holly
AS is our wont, we'll start with some follow ups, which, this week saw quite a number commenting on Kenny Clay's ‘Milford trip to Blackpool’ photo.

04/07/2018 05:04 PM
Pair face drug charges at crown court
A local man and woman are to face charges relating to Class A, B and C drugs at crown court.

04/07/2018 05:04 PM
Drugs discovered
Magistrates have ordered the destruction of Class B and C drugs discovered at a Milford Haven man’s home.

04/06/2018 10:49 PM
Skills on show ahead of Judo club's trip to France
NEYLAND and Haverfordwest Judo club members Ashleigh Barnikel and Jonathan Wood recently travelled to Sheffield to compete in the British Schools Championships.

04/06/2018 05:04 PM
Cider theft caught on camera
Alcohol was at the root of a Milford Haven man’s evil when he was caught on camera stealing a crate of cider, a court has heard.

04/06/2018 05:00 PM
Fishermen to protest in Milford Haven as part of UK-wide action
LOCAL fishermen are asking the public to come out and support them in Milford Haven tomorrow (Sunday).

04/06/2018 02:24 AM
Government funding to help fishermen ahead of potential new law
FISHING boat owners can now take advantage of heavily discounted lifejackets, ahead of planned changes to the law.

04/06/2018 01:12 AM
Parking, bin collections and dog mess on new councillor's agenda
THE newest member of Milford Haven Town Council believes his youth will help bring fresh ideas to the table.

04/05/2018 10:15 PM
Celebrity chef will judge first Welsh Street Food Awards in Milford Haven
A MICHELIN star chef will be among the judges at the first ever Welsh Street Food Awards in Milford Haven this summer.

04/04/2018 10:20 PM
McDonald's to phase out plastic drinking straws in UK restaurants
FAST food giant McDonald's will start trialling paper straws in May, following growing pressure from campaigners.

04/04/2018 10:09 PM
First World War memories wanted for BBC documentary
A TELEVISION company is looking for personal stories from Pembrokeshire families who lost a loved one during the First World War.

04/04/2018 02:30 AM
Alcohol abuse led to death of Milford man, who drank nine litres of cider a day
AN UNEMPLOYED Polish man, who drank nearly 16 pints of cider a day, died of chronic alcohol abuse despite an effort by friends to save him, an inquest heard last Thursday.

04/04/2018 02:29 AM
Second time lucky for Neyland's newest town councillor
NEYLAND's west ward has a new councillor.

04/03/2018 11:44 PM
Public meeting to decide village hall's fate
ST ISHMAELS Memorial Hall, built almost 100 years ago, is in poor condition, and not widely used.