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06/23/2018 02:27 AM
Fire station holds open day to raise money for charity
PEMBROKE Dock Fire Station held a charity open day today (Saturday).

06/22/2018 05:01 PM
Police issue warning to landowners
DYFED-Powys Police is asking farmers and local landowners to be on the alert over the next few months for warning signs of any illegal gatherings planned for their land over the summer.

06/22/2018 01:31 AM
The next Apprentice? Pembrokeshire young people come together for enterprise fair
SCHOOL children and students from across Pembrokeshire have come together to show their entrepreneurial skills and showcase their ideas for businesses.

06/21/2018 10:32 PM
Haverfordwest man who cannot stop touching women's bottoms avoids jail
A Haverfordwest man who cannot stop grabbing women's bottoms has today (Friday) received a suspended prison sentence.

06/21/2018 10:12 PM
ON THE BEAT: Latest news from Milford Haven NPT
MILFORD Haven Neighbourhood Policing Team has been out and about, offering safety advice and meeting with local people this week.

06/20/2018 09:44 PM
Judo club earns string of medals in Cardiff
EIGHT members of Neyland Judo Club took part in an invitational tournament in Cardiff recently.

06/20/2018 09:23 PM
Multi-million Milford marina plans set for approval
MAJOR multi-million pound plans to develop Milford Marina are expected to get the go-head from county planners on Tuesday, June 26.

06/20/2018 08:28 PM
Pembroke Dock barracks goes on the market for £1.2m
Ever wanted to own a piece of British military history?

06/20/2018 05:54 PM
Three stand for empty council seat
VOTERS in Milford Haven's Hubberston ward will go to the polls today (Thursday), to pick their new representative.

06/20/2018 12:42 AM
Play highlights tombstoning dangers
THE dangers of jumping into busy waters are being brought to life for pupils of all ages in Milford Haven this week.

06/19/2018 09:36 PM
Speed and skill on show from Milford cadets
MILFORD Haven cadets proved themselves a force to be reckoned with, at the annual West Wales Rowing and Boat Handling Competition, in Port Talbot on the weekend.

06/19/2018 01:10 AM
Seat of councillor convicted of rape will be declared vacant
Pembrokeshire County Council has spoken out following the conviction of an elected member for serious sexual offences.

06/18/2018 01:58 AM
Milford Haven hospital fundraisers presented with British Empire Medals
A HUSBAND and wife from Milford Haven have been presented with British Empire Medals for services to Withybush Hospital’s Chemotherapy Day Unit.

06/17/2018 11:47 PM
'Decisions about Wales should be made in Wales' says Plaid Cymru leader ahead of visit to Milford Haven
PLAID Cymru leader Leanne Wood will visit Milford Haven on Thursday, to set out a radical agenda for ensuring decisions affecting Wales are made in Wales.

06/17/2018 11:14 PM
Former mayor found guilty of raping a child to be sentenced in July
A former mayor of Pembroke faces a long prison sentence after he was convicted this afternoon (Monday) of raping and indecently assaulting a girl aged under 10.

06/17/2018 08:15 PM
Stroll down music memory lane as variety show returns to Folly Farm this summer
THE 'That'll Be the Day' Rock 'n Roll tribute show is back on the road and will be making a welcome return to the Follies Theatre.

06/16/2018 08:31 PM
That Reminds Me...Saluting officers, an evening of sports and dances, minesweeping duties, and even a visit to the Volkswagen factory
HERE we go, either with another collection of classics memories…or just a further dollop of dross…the verdict depends on you, really.

06/15/2018 02:37 AM
Jury in former mayor rape trial sent home for the weekend
The jury deciding whether a former mayor carried out a string of sex attacks on young girls - including an alleged rape - has been sent home for the weekend.

06/14/2018 01:31 AM
Diver who cleans the sea bed around Pembrokeshire recognised with a national award
A SEA diver dedicated to cleaning the seas around Pembrokeshire clean has been recognised with a ‘Points of Light’ certificate from the Prime Minister.

06/13/2018 08:22 PM
ON THE BEAT: News from Milford's neighbourhood policing team
PUPILS at Milford Haven Junior School learn about staying safe, the dangers of smoking and the consequences of anti-social behaviour when PC Jenny Thomas visited them last week,

06/13/2018 05:41 PM
Tributes following death of 'truly magnificent entertainer' Roger Arnold
MILFORD Haven lost 'a truly magnificent entertainer' following the death of Roger Arnold on Sunday, at the age of 73.

06/13/2018 02:40 AM
Councillor 'felt sick' over child rape allegations, jury told
A former mayor of Pembroke, David Boswell, told a jury this afternoon he felt physically sick at being accused of raping a six-year-old girl.

06/13/2018 01:31 AM
Tombstoning is restricted in Milford Haven Marina, and it could result in a big fine
PARENTS of Milford Haven School students have received letters home warning them about the dangers of tombstoning at Milford Marina.

06/12/2018 08:42 PM
Refresh your motor skills with 'Drive for Life'
OVER 65 and would like to brush up your driving skills? Why not sign up to Pembrokeshire's Drive for Life course.

06/12/2018 01:36 AM
'Corg blimey' first Pembroke Pageant this weekend
THINK your pup's got the waggiest tail? Certain that your canine can catch like no other? Perhaps your pooch has the best trick around?

06/11/2018 11:16 PM
Second woman tells jury she was sexually abused by former Pembroke mayor
A second woman has told a jury she was sexually abused when she was a child by David Boswell, a former mayor of Pembroke.

06/11/2018 02:06 AM
Former mayor sexually assaulted nine-year-old girl, jury told
A former mayor of Pembroke sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl, a jury heard today (Monday).

06/10/2018 08:42 PM
Police appeal after 15 vans broken into in ONE night
POWER tools were stolen from some of the vans, all of which were Ford Transit models.

06/10/2018 05:02 PM
Glass attack at Haverfordwest hotel
Two men were left bleeding and shocked after they were glassed during a party in a Haverfordwest hotel.

06/09/2018 09:47 PM
Designer togs tot up the cash for Paul Sartori
A SUMMER ladies' night has raised more than £1,200 for the Paul Sartori Foundation.

06/09/2018 08:53 PM
That reminds me - a lucky escape for Milford trawler crew
Let's start with some of this week follow-ups in answer to Cynthia Edwards' query re "Short Lane," Milford Haven.

06/09/2018 05:03 PM
Brothers deny being equipped for burglary
Two brothers have denied being equipped for burglary in Milford Haven.

06/08/2018 11:03 PM
Energy firm backs Pembrokeshire Yacht Club
PEMBROKESHIRE Yacht Club (PYC) has new safety equipment thanks to the support of volunteers who work at South Hook LNG and the energy company’s commitment to rewarding the community work of its people.

06/08/2018 08:24 PM
Patch 10-day challenge to highlight the struggles of people living on food parcels
A PEMBROKE Dock councillor is taking up the Patch diet challenge later this month.

06/08/2018 06:32 AM
Refinery worker knocked out fellow drinker with single punch
STEPHEN John, aged 34, later wrote a letter of apology to Paul Culley, and handed it in to Pembroke Dock police station.

06/07/2018 09:39 PM
Teen talent show winner will support UB40 at Pembroke Castle
A FOURTEEN-year-old singer from Pembroke will play his biggest gig to date, when he supports UB40 later this month.

06/07/2018 08:29 PM
Passenger numbers hit all time high on coastal buses
PASSENGER numbers on Pembrokeshire’s coastal buses reached an all-time high last year.

06/07/2018 05:03 PM
Car clean ends in court
Plans to hoover a car in preparation for a prospective purchaser led to a Milford Haven man being in court as his partner was about to give birth.

06/07/2018 03:19 AM
Sad day as popular village carnival is cancelled
BROAD Haven carnival has been cancelled for 2018, due to a lack of local support.

06/07/2018 02:30 AM
'I lost my best pal' - Milford Haven remembers D-Day fallen
TWO D-Day veterans joined members of the public and the Royal British Legion at the Rath, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the Normandy landings.

06/07/2018 01:03 AM
Neyland man found guilty of 28 child sex charges
Neyland paedophile John Smith - once known as Mathew Griffiths - has been found guilty of all the 28 child sex offences against him.

06/07/2018 01:00 AM
Young people grill MP over votes for 16-year-olds
MILFORD Haven Youth Council visited the home of British politics recently, and were given a tour by local MP Stephen Crabb.

06/07/2018 12:52 AM
Parents 'exposed son to unnecessary suffering or injury'
A couple from the Milford Haven area have been accused of exposing their young son to unnecessary suffering or injury.

06/06/2018 09:53 PM
Pembrokeshire represents at royal palace garden party
PRINCE Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall and Princess Anne hosted a garden party at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday, and there were some familiar faces in the grounds...

06/06/2018 09:20 PM
Eight days of fun for Milford Haven Founders' Week
A WEEK of events celebrating Milford Haven's past and future kicks off with a family fun day this Saturday (June 9).

06/06/2018 08:06 PM
Café asks people to 'Pay it Forward' to help the needy
A PEMBROKE Dock Café has set up a Pay it Forward scheme, to help feed those in need.

06/06/2018 05:07 PM
Two assaults denied
A Haverfordwest man has denied two assaults on the same woman.

06/06/2018 01:07 AM
Burglar jailed
A legal high and an empty wallet led to a prison sentence for a Pennar man, who climbed through a window left open for a cat and stole nearly £300 of items.

06/06/2018 12:32 AM
'Neyland man's new computer accessed child sex website within one hour'
A BRAND new computer bought by a Neyland man accused of being a child abuser was used to access Russian child sex websites within one hour of being fired up, a jury heard today (Wednesday).

06/05/2018 09:43 PM
Ward's Yard warning: Trespassers may be prosecuted
THE Port of Milford Haven is warning members of the public to stay away from Ward’s Yard after a teenage boy had a lucky escape.