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May27 Created by graham breeze on 5/27/2018 9:31:28 AM

 A  thunder storm has seen Welshpool hit by freak flooding this morning with large parts of the tow...
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May27 Created by david williams on 5/27/2018 12:37:06 PM

This morning’s floods are taking their toll on vital services in the town 
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May24 Created by david williams on 5/24/2018 7:00:00 AM

Council steps up its clampdown after a spike in fly-tipping in the Welshpool area
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May25 Created by david williams on 5/25/2018 8:51:12 AM

The issue of drone use has become controversial over the past week in two local locations
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May21 Created by david williams on 5/21/2018 7:49:56 AM

The row over the correct spelling of a village name has taken a turn for the worse
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Monty robbery suspect pleads guilty

Created on 02/02/2018 @ 15:59
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A Montgomery man has pleaded guilty to attempting to rob a member of staff at the town Spar shop last month.

Mold Crown Court heard a guilty plea via a live television link from Altcourse Prison from Simon Paul Jones, of Old Goal Road, Montgomery.

The 25-year-old admitted the attempted robbery of Luke Ridgeway in the town’s shop on January 2. He also pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm to PC Andrew Taylor, causing £150 worth of damage to a watch belonging to Police Community Support Officer Philip Edwards and common assault against the same officer.

He was remanded in custody for sentencing at Mold Crown Court on February 12.


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