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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

Clive Sharp pleads guilty to Catherine Gowing murder at Mold Crown Court

THE man accused of murdering Flintshire vet Catherine Gowing has pleaded guilty today (Monday).Read

Clive Sharp to enter plea to Catherine Gowing murder charge at Mold Crown Court

THE man accused of killing Flintshire vet Catherine Gowing will appear before a Crown Court judge today (Monday) to enter a plea.Read

Thousands in Flintshire facing hit from Government benefits cuts

THOUSANDS of Flintshire residents will be left out of pocket by Government benefit changes – and it’s going to get worse.Read

£100,000 allocated to town square

EUROPEAN funding of £100,000 has been allocated to create a jewel in Mold’s crown.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

Bagillt man banned from Deeside Leisure Centre after racially aggravated public order incident

A MAN who went for a work-out at his gym on Deeside was subjected to terrible racist abuse.Read

Penyffordd teenage cancer survivor Shannon Spicer to hit heights to thank Alder Hey Children’s Hospital

A TEENAGER from Penyffordd who has successfully battled kidney cancer for the past decade is to hit the heights to thank the hospital which treated her.Read

Jury sworn in for an alleged £1m mortgage fraud trial at Mold Crown Court

A JURY has been sworn in for an alleged £1m mortgage fraud trial, expected to last up to four months.Read

Decision over future of community hospitals in Mold and Flint imminent

A DECISION on the future of community hospitals in Mold and Flint could be imminent as health chiefs announce they will meet next week to discuss the findings of a major consultation.Read

Fears plans to charge for car parking in more of Flintshire could kill off towns

PLANS to change some free car parks across Flintshire into paid for facilities would ‘kill towns and inhibit developments’ a meeting has heard.Read

Students at Pontville School help maintain Flintshire footpaths

FLINTSHIRE students have been helping to maintain footpaths in the county.Read

MP Mark Tami calls on Government to ensure children with cancer not left behind after son treated for leukaemia

A FLINTSHIRE MP whose young son fought leukaemia will call on the Government today (Thursday) to ensure children recovering from cancer get the support they need to catch up with their education.Read

Plans for full-size Roman fort in Flintshire edge closer

AMBITIOUS plans to create an ancient history-themed country park – including a full-size Roman fort – have moved a significant step closer to becoming a reality.Read

Flintshire residents urged to walk their way to health this year

FLINTSHIRE and Denbighshire county councils are urging people to put their best foot forward and walk their way to better health in the new year.Read

Flintshire residents urged to have say on library and information services

FLINTSHIRE residents and members of the county’s libraries are invited to have a say in how the council’s library and information service will be delivered over the next few years.Read

Sister pays tribute at Catherine Gowing funeral – murder suspect Clive Sharp in court next week

VET Catherine Gowing was described as the closest thing to perfection at an emotional funeral in her native Ireland.Read

Men jailed for total of 18 years for aggravated burglary in Bagillt

TWO men, one brandishing a knife and wearing a balaclava, who burst into a house in Bagillt have been jailed for a total of 18 years.Read

Police release fresh information to fatal crash in Drury

NORTH Wales Police are renewing an appeal for witnesses to a fatal crash in Drury.Read

New Flintshire Enterprise Club to launch this week

THE new Flintshire Enterprise Club will launch tomorrow, Friday.Read

Funeral of Mold man Michael Murphy held in Wrexham

FAMILY and friends bid an emotional farewell to Michael Murphy – exactly a year to the day he vanished.Read

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