Home News Local & Flintshire News

Today's Featured Story

Riverside Park Traveller site, Queensferry

Flintshire calls for more help accommodation Travellers and Gypsies from neighbouring counties

COUNTY councillors want neighbouring authorities to do more to cater for Gypsies after it was revealed more than half of Traveller provision in North Wales is in Flintshire.Read

Police appeal for help tracing stag ornament stolen from Mold

POLICE are appealing for information after a valuable garden ornament was stolen from the Bryn Offa area of Mold.Read

Caergwrle pensioner died after fall at home

A RETIRED post office assistant died of pneumonia after breaking her hip in a fall at home, an inquest heard.Read

Schoolboys who admitted arson at Mold Alex Football Club placed on youth rehabilitation orders

TWO schoolboys aged 15 and 13 who admitted arson following a fire at the spectators’ stand at Mold Alex Football Club have been placed on youth rehabilitation orders.Read

St Winefride’s Well in Holywell to feature in S4C series

A NEW TV series profiling some of the UK’s most fascinating places will feature Flintshire in its first episode.Read

Number of young police officers in North Wales drops by 70% in two years

THE number of young police officers in North Wales has plummeted by more than 70% in two years.Read

Mold band Joy Formidable prepare to release album number two

MOLD band the Joy Formidable release their hotly anticipated second album on Monday.Read

Sandycroft man loses job after drink-driving

A MAN has lost his job after he was caught drink-driving.Read

Members of 1st Kinnerton Scouts learn about social media safety from etreble9.com

MEMBERS of 1st Kinnerton Scouts have been given a lesson in staying safe online.Read

Perfume worth £3,000 stolen from Flint pharmacy

BURGLARS broke into a Flint pharmacy through the roof and stole thousands of pounds worth of perfume.Read

Delyn MP David Hanson to host support session for employers in Flint

DELYN MP David Hanson will be hosting a support session on tomorrow, Friday, with the Department for Work and Pension’s Work Services department.Read

Flint Wildlife Education group given cash boost from Sainsbury’s

A FLINT wildlife group has received a £500 community grant.Read

Buckley Co-op helps raise £90k for Lethoso

STAFF at the Buckley Co-operative have helped raise £90,000 for an African charity.Read

Public urged to stay away from collapsed footpath in Bagillt

DOG walkers are being urged to stay away from a dangerous path that is being rapidly eroded by the River Dee.Read

North Wales Police urge phone owners to activate app to track stolen phones

NORTH Wales Police is urging smartphone owners to activate an application which could help officers track down their phones if stolen.Read

Former Deeside College student lands dream job at sea

A FORMER Deeside College student, who grew up in Connah’s Quay, has set sail on her dream career.Read

Peers vote to block proposals to reduce MPS which would have impacted Flintshire

PEERS have voted to block proposals reducing the number of MPs in the UK – which means the constituency boundaries of Delyn and Alyn and Deeside will remain unchanged for the time being.Read

More than 100 drivers caught over the limit in North Wales as part of police campaign

MORE than 100 drivers in North Wales were caught over the limit during an anti-drink and drug driving campaign.Read

Saltney man who assaulted wife warned all sentencing options remain open

A MAN who was drunk allegedly told his wife during an argument that if she left him, he would kill her.Read

Citilink orders 25 Airbus A320neos

CITILINK, the low-cost subsidiary of Garuda Indonesia has placed a firm order with Airbus for 25 A320neo.Read

Saltney Ferry replacement Scout hut plan wins approval

A SALTNEY Scout group is celebrating after plans to build a new headquarters were finally given the go-ahead.Read

Forums

Flintshire Forum

Have Your Say

Post your views and comments and have your say on the Flintshire stories and issues that affect you. Read

Get Involved

We want your local stories, videos & pics.