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  • Bits and bobs...

    Did you read about that daft MP from Aldershot who complained about Gurkhas living in the area. read more

  • Gay Ammanford slams claims of ‘homophobic’ town

    AN AMMAN Valley gay and lesbian support group has slammed a national newspaper article which branded the area homophobic. read more

  • Residents fuming after property repairs cost almost double estimate

    A GROUP of Ammanford residents have slammed Carmarthenshire County Council for nearly doubling the cost of maintaining their properties. read more


    Congratulations to MIKE and TIFFANY on the birth of your beautiful daughter JORJA on 29th August Love from Gran and Janet xxx read more

  • M REES

    MARK REES Precious memories of a treasured son on his 43rd Birthday, September 18th. All our life we'll be proud and glad of the son we had, You are not just a memory of the past, You're ours to remember, As long as time lasts. Missing you every day - Mam and Dad xxx read more

  • M REES

    Birthday memories of a special brother MARK REES Every day in some small way, We miss you Mark more than words can say. In our hearts you will always stay, Loved and remembered every day. - Andrea and Andrew xx read more


    DARREN SMITH 20th September My son and Daddy When you lose someone you love, The hurt is hard to hide, But when you lose your son, The hurt goes deep inside. His smile is gone forever, His hand I cannot touch, But I will never lose the memory, Of a son I loved so much. Love always - Dad and Safrone. read more


    Cwmni Griffiths Bwtrimawr Y Betws Sef. 1875 Est. Funeral Directors / Trefnwyr Angladdau Douglas Davies, Llandeilo 13, Diana Road, Llandeilo, SA19 6RR Tel: 01558 823594 / 01269 593637 read more


    POWELL Congratulations CARLEY on gaining your cap and gown in Criminology at Aston University. Love from Nanny and Grampa XXX read more


    SARAH WILLIAMS Congratulations on gaining your degree in Primary Education Studies. We are so proud of you. All our love - Mam a Dad read more


    EIRONWY LEWIS Passed away August 20th, 2014. Alan, Sharon and Alex of the Carpet Centre, Shoppers World, Ammanford, would like to thank everyone for the cards and messages of sympathy received at this very sad time. The loss of a dear wife and mother has been a very difficult time. Thanks also to everyone for their donations to Bryngwyn Hospice given in Eironwy's memory. read more


    Williams Daniel Neville (Nev) Caryl, Darren, Ceriann, Ian and family would like to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for the kindness, sympathy and support shown to them at the sad loss of a much loved husband, father, grandfather, father in law, brother, brother in law and son in law. Thank you for the numerous cards, flowers and generous donation received to the British Heart Foundation. Thanks also to Revd Ryan Isaac- Thomas for his kind words of comfort, to Mr Walford Morris for his contribution to the service and to everyone who attended the funeral at Hermon Chapel, Brynamman and Llanelli Crematorium. A special thank you to the ladies at Cwmgors Rugby Club, Gwaun Cae Gurwen for preparing the refreshments after the funeral and finally to Kim of Evan Rees and Sons, Funeral Directors, Gwaun Cae Gurwen for arranging the funeral with dignity and understanding. Diolch yn fawr iawn i bawb read more


    NORA JONES On your 80th Birthday Mam on 17th September. Loving memories last forever, Of those wonderful years we spent together. Love . always - Sandra, Gaynor, Nigel and family. Also sadly missed - Vernon, a loving Dad and also our dear sister, Denise. xxx read more


    Birthday Memories on 17th September of MARGO BOWEN With love from Gareth, Aled, Glynfor and family read more


    ELLA LOUISE NOLAN Birthday memories on 15th September. Our hearts still ache with sadness, Secret tears still flow, What it means to lose you, No-one will ever know. Forever in our hearts - Ceri, Corina, Tom and Ethan read more


    Hip Hip Hooray THOMAS GWYNVILLE THOMAS of Trapp is 90 years young on September 18th, 2014. Love always - Pat, Jeffrey, Yvonne, Adrian, Rhian, Andrew, Donna, Tomos, Ifan, Harri, Jack, Alex, Brooke and Regan xxx read more


    BIRTHDAY GIRL Hip Hip Hooray MARALYN'S 65 on September 19th Love from Keith xxx read more


    Penblwydd Hapus STEFFAN KYLE yn 21 ar Medi 23. Holl cariad - Mami, Sioned, Lowri, Mamgu a Tadcu xxx read more


    JORDAN Happy 5th Birthday son on 15th September, 2014. Big Hugs -Dadi, Gu, Auntie Shannon and all the family xxxxx read more


    ELLA LOUISE NOLAN Birthday memories of a wonderful daughter and loving sister, 23 on September 15th. I miss you Ella every day, More than the World can say, They say that time will ease the pain, I don't know if that's true, For every day in every way, I always think of you. Miss you millions - Mammy, Melanna, Lewis xxx read more


    ELLA LOUISE NOLAN Special precious memories of a wonderful grandaughter on her 23rd Birthday, September 15th. All our life we'll be proud and glad of the grandaughter we had. You are not just a memory of the past, You're ours to remember, As long as time lasts. Love always - missing you - Mam, Dat xxx read more


    ELLA LOUISE NOLAN Birthday memories of a dear niece and cousin on September 15th. Every day in some small way, We miss you more than words can say, In our hearts you will always stay, Loved and remembered every day. - John, Donna, Dane and Dana read more

  • Guardian opinion: The times they are a-changin

    Tomorrow will be a momentous day in British history. read more

  • That was the week that was... September 17, 1964

    These are the stories that were hitting the headlines in the South Wales Guardian 50 years ago on September 17, 1964. read more

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