Category: Abertillery

There's a Lot More to the World Rally Championship Than You Think

The World Rally Championship is the best it’s been since the Group B era. The cars are beautiful, fast, and, crucially, evenly matched. That means no race has a foregone conclusion. New events–like a return to Turkey or next year’s rallies in Chile and…

Key freight corridors targeted in Roads of Strategic Importance initiative

Date: 15.10.2018

Initial principles and objectives of multi-billion-dollar project released

Key freight routes will be marked for upgrades.

Increased productivity and regional economic growth are two key goals of the government’s Roads of Strate…

Robbie Williams 'led singalong' at Eugenie and Jack's royal wedding party

Robbie Williams is said to have led a singalong at Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s wedding party where guests tucked into gourmet pizza.
The couple sealed their union with two kisses on the steps of St George’s Chapel following their wedding cer…

Man admits causing serious injury by dangerous driving on the A499

A man has admitted causing serious injury by dangerous driving after his pick-up truck crashed head-on into another vehicle in Gwynedd.
James Leach also pleaded guilty to failing to stop after the accident, which happened on the A499 at Pontllyfni on O…

Safety | HGV accident prevention

Campaigners to cut out deaths from collisions with heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) servicing the construction sector are urging clients to include lorry safety measures in construction contracts.
There were 121 fatalities involving HGVs 2016 – four times a…

Electromagnetic Field 2018: Event Review

This summer’s Electromagnetic Field hacker camp in a field in western England gave many of the European side of our community their big fix of cool stuff for the year.
Some lucky individuals can spend the year as perpetual travelers, landing in a new c…

Lorry collides with Axminster building

PUBLISHED: 09:32 11 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:38 11 September 2018
Chris Carson

Emergency services closed Silver Street in Axminster after a lorry collided with a building. Picture: CHRIS CARSON

Town centre cordoned off after fears of …