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Court orders destruction of former Flint mayor’s dog after attack

AN EX-MAYOR’S dog which attacked a passer-by is now on death row.Read

Tesco Holywell cracks down on shoplifting schoolchildren

A COMMUNITY leader has slammed a supermarket giant – claiming it is labelling Holywell’s schoolchildren as thieves.Read

Everton FC fan from Holywell called ‘spoilt brat’ in email blunder

EVERTON FC scored a PR own goal by labelling a fan and his young daughter ‘hysterical’ and a ‘spoilt brat’ in internal emails – before accidentally forwarding the offensive messages to the family.Read

Man on crutches attacked by gang of 20 and ‘left for dead’ in Holywell

A MAN who was viciously attacked with his own crutches by a gang of 20 teenagers has told how he was ‘left to die’ in a pool of blood.Read

Broughton man bitten by dog while walking in woods

A PENSIONER needed hospital treatment after he was attacked by a dog while walking in woodland.Read

Northern Gateway bosses say firms are already eyeing up Deeside development

BOSSES behind the multi-million-pound Northern Gateway project in Deeside say they hope to see the first businesses operating from the site by autumn 2013.Read

Flintshire retailer Peacocks goes into administration

BOSSES at crisis-hit Peacocks are hopeful of finding an investor to bail-out the Welsh retail chain.Read

Popular feline Brutus ‘welcome to stay’at Saltney supermaket

A MUCH loved moggy is ‘welcome to stay’ says the boss of a Saltney supermarket.Read

Flintshire police stations could close to save money

FOUR of Flintshire’s town centre police stations will be closed and relocated if cost-cutting plans get the go-ahead.Read

Flintshire schools shake-up: Latest plans revealed

REVISED proposals to radically shake-up schools across Flintshire to reduce the number of surplus places have been revealed. Read

Community leaders step up fight against Deeside ‘incinerator’

A PETITION has been launched by angry objectors who fear a controversial ‘incinerator’ could be dumped in Deeside.Read

Fortnightly bin collections causing chaos in Deeside

COMMUNITY leaders claim changes to the county’s rubbish collection are causing chaos.Read

Connah's Quay Christmas lights switch-on

CONNAH’S Quay will be lit up on Wednesday, November 30, when the town Christmas lights are turned on.Read

Deeside regeneration masterplan unveiled

FLINTSHIRE residents will get their first look at a blueprint for the major redevelopment of a 400-acre site in Deeside today (Thursday). Read

Tributes paid to biker found dead in Connah’s Quay

TRIBUTES have been paid to a man found dead next to an off-road motorbike on a cycle track.Read

26,000 jobs boost for Flintshire

FLINTSHIRE got a massive boost this week after the Welsh Government announced it is to create an enterprise zone in the county – which could create up to 20,000 jobs in the next five years. Read

Police swoop on cannabis farm in Connah’s Quay

A MAN was arrested after police swooped on a cannabis farm in a Deeside house.Read

Call for crematorium to be built in Flintshire

CALLS have been made for a crematorium to be built in Flintshire to save residents hundreds of pounds and reduce stress.Read

Flintshire mum gets ready to launch website selling unique baby gifts

A FLINTSHIRE mum is getting ready to launch her second online business, which specialises in unique gifts for new babies.Read

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Kathryn Quayle is a reporter for the Flintshire Chronicle, covering local news stories and events.