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Strong turnout at sun soaked Aberystwyth - Farmers Guardian

June 16, 2014 - 3:38pm
Strong turnout at sun soaked AberystwythFarmers GuardianWhile the show does not offer an overall individual cattle championship, taking the top male rosette was the two-year-old British Blue bull, Lonetree Hicky, from Delyth Jones, Llandysul, with the top-placed Simmental, the home-bred Hirwaun Ezra, from ...

Smico Symons Arrives In The UK - Hub 4 (press release)

June 16, 2014 - 4:56am
Hub 4 (press release)Smico Symons Arrives In The UKHub 4 (press release)Smico Symons broad product line includes a wide range of standard and customizable vibrating screeners, conveyors, separators, feeders, shakers, sifters and other process equipment. These range from specialty low-volume, fine screens to major tonnage ...

Plans to build £200 million power station at Felindre near the M4 - Southwales Evening Post

June 11, 2014 - 4:59pm
Southwales Evening PostPlans to build £200 million power station at Felindre near the M4Southwales Evening PostThis image shows a gas-fired power station (grey L-shape in the centre) for a site in Hirwaun. A similar one has been proposed for Felindre by Abergelli Power. Comments (5). PROPOSALS to build a £200 million power station on land near Felindre have ...£200m gas power station proposed for SwanseaBBC Newsall 4 news articles »

£200m gas power station proposed for Swansea - BBC News

June 11, 2014 - 1:06pm
BBC News£200m gas power station proposed for SwanseaBBC NewsIt is also planning a similar project at Hirwaun in Rhondda Cynon Taf. The company said it plans a series of consultations with local people before applying for development consent. UK decision. Norman Campbell, Abergelli Power's project director said ...and more »

Revealed: Plans for new gas-fired power station in Swansea area - WalesOnline

June 11, 2014 - 11:24am
Southwales Evening PostRevealed: Plans for new gas-fired power station in Swansea areaWalesOnlineIt is owned by Watt Power which has extensive experience of developing energy projects in the UK and overseas. The company is currently taking forward two similar power station projects in the UK, one in Hirwaun in Rhondda Cynon Taf and one in Suffolk.Plans to build £200 million power station at Felindre near the M4Southwales Evening Post£200m gas power station proposed for SwanseaBBC Newsall 4 news articles »

Black Friday rapist warned he faces jail term of 'well into double figures' - Southwales Evening Post

June 7, 2014 - 9:36am
Southwales Evening PostBlack Friday rapist warned he faces jail term of 'well into double figures'Southwales Evening PostWhen police found her on the roadside near Hirwaun, she was "inconsolable", only partly dressed and missing her underwear. After leaving her there, Brar returned to Swansea and went to a casino. The prosecution said his attack was pre-planned, "violent ...

Videos of rape and "punishment sex" found on alleged Swansea rapist's phone ... - Southwales Evening Post

June 6, 2014 - 11:44am
Southwales Evening PostVideos of rape and "punishment sex" found on alleged Swansea rapist's phone ...Southwales Evening PostHe was captured entering there at 4.55am - the same time as police found the woman at the side of a road in Hirwaun, partly dressed and an officer said she was "inconsolable". He told police he was the victim of an attempted robbery as he returned ...

BT to use wind power to support operations in £440m npower deals - ComputerworldUK

June 5, 2014 - 11:48am
BT to use wind power to support operations in £440m npower dealsComputerworldUKPennant Walters is currently building Mynydd Bwllfa, near Hirwaun, whilst developers The Banks Group will start construction of the three-turbine Heysham South wind farm, near Lancaster, over the next few months. BT is a major consumer of electricity ...and more »

BT to use wind power to support operations in £440m npower deals - ComputerworldUK

June 5, 2014 - 11:48am
BT to use wind power to support operations in £440m npower dealsComputerworldUKPennant Walters is currently building Mynydd Bwllfa, near Hirwaun, whilst developers The Banks Group will start construction of the three-turbine Heysham South wind farm, near Lancaster, over the next few months. BT is a major consumer of electricity ...and more »

BT share price: Company signs wind energy deals in Wales and Scotland - iNVEZZ

June 4, 2014 - 1:41pm
BBC NewsBT share price: Company signs wind energy deals in Wales and ScotlandiNVEZZThe deal in Wales, worth £100 million, will see the company buy all of the electricity generated by the Mynydd Bwllfa wind farm near Hirwaun, from 2015. BT described the deal as a huge vote of confidence in Welsh renewable energy. BT Wales director Ann ...BT Group plc: BT signs £440m power purchase agreements with UK wind farmsThe Wall Street Transcriptall 21 news articles »

£100m BT deal for Mynydd Bwllfa wind farm energy - BBC News

June 4, 2014 - 7:09am
BBC News£100m BT deal for Mynydd Bwllfa wind farm energyBBC NewsBT has announced a £100m deal to buy 50% of the energy it will use in Wales over 15 years from a wind farm being built in Rhondda Cynon Taf. The telecommunications firm will buy all of the electricity generated by Mynydd Bwllfa, near Hirwaun, from 2015.

£30m Welsh government grant to boost film industry - BBC News

June 2, 2014 - 8:41am
BBC News£30m Welsh government grant to boost film industryBBC NewsThe venture follows in the success of film director Gareth Evans, from Hirwaun, Rhondda Cynon Taf, who has just released a sequel to his critical and commercial success, The Raid. Mr Evans studied script writing at the University of Glamorgan in ...and more »

St Clears YFC Show continues to grow - Carmarthen Journal

May 26, 2014 - 4:03pm
Carmarthen JournalSt Clears YFC Show continues to growCarmarthen JournalA new introduction were Welsh Simmental Club classes won this year by the 13 month old bull, Hirwaun Ezra, from Aled Davies with a 17 month old heifer, Ben Nant Eira, from Brian Raymond in reserve. Colin Bowen with a 2 year old Charollais ram was ...

Plans for two huge gas power stations submitted - New Civil Engineer

May 23, 2014 - 4:58pm
Plans for two huge gas power stations submittedNew Civil EngineerEnergy firm Watt Power submitted plans for the 300MW simple-cycle gas turbine power stations at Hirwaun in South Wales and Eye in Suffolk. They are designed to respond quickly and efficiently to short-term variations in demand and intermittent supply ...

Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery closure: wheels already in motion for ... - WalesOnline

May 21, 2014 - 7:02am
WalesOnlineCynon Valley Museum and Gallery closure: wheels already in motion for ...WalesOnline“Given that the first deep coalmine in South Wales was sunk at Cwmbach in 1837 and the last closed at Hirwaun in 2007, the rise and fall of the Welsh coal trade is more fully illustrated in this valley than anywhere.” Plaid Cymru's Mountain Ash ...

School sixth form set to be saved after Merthyr Tydfil Council propose to keep ... - WalesOnline

May 21, 2014 - 7:02am
WalesOnlineSchool sixth form set to be saved after Merthyr Tydfil Council propose to keep ...WalesOnlineMerthyr Tydfil County Borough Council was set to pull the plug on its £115,000 contract for post-16 transport at Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun, near Hirwaun. As Merthyr's four secondary schools are all English-medium, almost half of the sixth form pupils ...and more »

School sixth form set to be saved after plans to withdraw free bus service ... - WalesOnline

May 19, 2014 - 1:50pm
WalesOnlineSchool sixth form set to be saved after plans to withdraw free bus service ...WalesOnlineA school sixth form looks set to be saved after plans to withdraw a free bus service were reversed. Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council was set to pull the plug on its £115,000 contract for post-16 transport at Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun, near Hirwaun.

Big Swansea Bay earners revealed in Sunday Times Rich List - Southwales Evening Post

May 17, 2014 - 9:08am
Southwales Evening PostBig Swansea Bay earners revealed in Sunday Times Rich ListSouthwales Evening PostIn 17th place are Dai Walters, who heads the Hirwaun- based civil engineering firm Walters Group and owns Ffos Las racecourse, and his son Richard, who owns Celtic Mining. Their combined fortune — which has seen a drop of £7 million in the last year ...and more »

Come and meet the crew who work on the HMS Dragon - WalesOnline

May 16, 2014 - 7:03am
WalesOnlineCome and meet the crew who work on the HMS DragonWalesOnlineKeeping the peace but preparing for war,” said Taff, from Hirwaun who joined the navy at 17. “We were told the maiden deployment was going to be eight months. We thought we were going home when we were told we were going to Syria.” Dai Charles, 51 ...

Turkey mine disaster: Welsh miners' leaders send sympathies - WalesOnline

May 14, 2014 - 1:04pm
WalesOnlineTurkey mine disaster: Welsh miners' leaders send sympathiesWalesOnlineA hero to many after leading the fight to save Hirwaun's Tower Colliery in 1995, Mr O'Sullivan knows only too well the dangers of coal mining having lost his father and great grandfather and other relatives in pit accidents. He said: “This is the cost ...and more »

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