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Bits and Bobs: Ammanford Park to the Ashes

Bits and Bobs: Simon Jones - from Ammanford Park to the Ashes

The £10million development is planned to open in early 2016.

Advice day for £10 million extra care facility

Birthday court date for pensioner

Birthday court date for pensioner

Cwmgors school pupils and staff have lost their fight to keep the school open and are now set to hold an open event before it closes its doors for good.

Amman Valley school hosts open day ahead of closure

Aberglasney piggeries will be developed. Picture by Nigel Mccall (30857259)

Aberglasney Gardens wins Heritage Lottery Fund support

Emyr was supported by wife Gemma and two sons Iestyn and Morgan, pictured here before his skydive.

Daring dad takes a leap of faith for vital cause

Carmarthenshire county council has terminated its contract with Hafan Croeso.

Hafan Croeso in fight for survival

The kittens were found dumped in a Coors beer cardboard box.

Kittens found dumped in Tumble park

That was the week that was: July 1, 1965

That was the week that was: July 1, 1965

Carmarthenshire County Council has warned residents following a spate of complaints about cold callers target households in the area

Warning over 'boiler repair' cold callers

Ysgol Llangadog, the winning team of Carmarthenshire Young traders 2014 competition, being presented with their trophy by Carmarthenshire County Council's head of co-operate property, Jonathan Fearn.

Young business gurus to test their trading skills

Figure show Carmarthenshire ambulance response times are below target.

Carmarthenshire ambulances times worse than five years ago

Sue Ladd and friends

Sue Ladd Pink Ribbon Race picture gallery

Gwenda Thomas is set to retire after 16 years as Neath AM

Gwenda steps down from Assembly

Bits and Bobs: Bob doesn't take the Queen speaking out lightly

Bits and Bobs: When the Queen weighs in something's up

The National Botanic Garden is organising dragonfly walks

Here be dragonflies

Tony's prize winning English Rabbit with her awards.

Tony hopping with joy as bunny bags a triple

Phil Broadhurst and Clare Pilborough from Ammanford Fair Trade with pupils from Ysgol Gymraeg Rhydaman and Ysgol Bro Banw ahead of their marathon walk. Pic Mark Davies

Smoothie smart to Fairtrade trek

A round-up of speeding cases to go before Llanelli magistrates in the past week

Six speedy drivers slowed down with fines

A Lidl shop worker stopped a shoplifter by standing in the way of his car at the store's Ammanford branch

Hero Nat takes a stand to foil Ammanford Lidl shoplifter escape

FAMILY FUN: Families with and without feathers flock to the Llanelli’s Wildfowl and Wetland Centre. Pic: Phil Fitzimmons.

Wetlands flying high for prestigious award

Alex Jackman , Public Affairs Manager for EE, met with Jonathan Edwards MP to discuss mobile signals in Carmarthenshire.

Mobile giant meets with MP in bid to boost phone signal

Bwcabus backs drive to catch the bus

Bwcabus backs drive to catch the bus

Carmarthenshire county council has terminated its contract with Hafan Croeso.

Hafan Croeso care home on brink of closure as council terminates contract

Caroline Jones, 53, said she had “a couple of double brandies” after driving home following a fight with her ex-boyfriend's new partner

Dumped woman downed 'a couple of brandies' after scrawling obscenities on ex-love's car

A Llandybie businessman has been accused of evading "hundreds of thousands of pounds" of tax

Llandybie businessman facing 'hundreds of thousands of pounds' tax evasion charges

Artist Cara Gibson’s painting Y Ddraig Goch ar Glyder Fach is being exhibited at the Senedd in Cardiff. Picture by Mark Davies

Artist Cara loving life in full colour

Damon Maynard absconded absconded from Prescoed Prison, Usk, at approximately 11:30pm last night (June 22).

Police appeal over open prison absconder

A Penygroes mum has been jailed for six months, suspended for two years, after throwing a pint glass at the head of a 70-year-old rugby club official

Penygroes mum gets suspended jail term for 'glassing' 70-year-old rugby club official

A Tycroes man has denied impersonating an undercover police officer when he falsely accused a driver of speeding

Tycroes man denies claiming he was undercover policeman when confronting motorist

A lifetime wish fulfilled thanks to innovative care.

A lifetime wish fulfilled thanks to innovative care

A return to Dyfed as part of a reduction in the number of Welsh local authorities would be "a disaster" for Carmarthenshire according to Kevin Madge

Dyfed return would be 'a disaster' for county, says Madge

Jonathan Edwards MP has thanked CAB staff from Carmarthenshire.

MP Jonathan makes CAB return to praise staff

Michael Rhodri John Williams has been jailed for six months after he admitted burgling a house in Myddynfych while a family were asleep upstairs

Betws addict burgled house while family slept upstairs

There will be a by-election for a vacant seat on Llannon Community Council on Thursday, June 25

Llannon community council by-election

Just recently a 28-year-old woman collided with a car at the crossing leaving her with broken bones.

Carregaman car park revamp to improve safety

Martha 8, Ffion 4, and Millie 6, collected all the wire, mesh, and bits of rubbish the engineers disregarded on the floor and made a sign asking the workmen to clean it up

Sisters get creative as dad hits out at BT litterbugs

Ensure you buy your e-cigarettes from a reputable source.

Llandybie house fire caused by E-cigarette charger

Bob is not impressed by the HSBC threatening to leave the UK

Bits and Bobs: HSBC threatening to leave? Not before they pay their bills.

From Russia with love: Sailor Sidney’s double award

From Russia with love: Sailor Sidney’s double award

Carl Gibson (left) Stephanie Murphy and Adrian Bevan claim new development had made their road dangerous to live on

Betws residents left fuming over traffic nightmare

A motorbike was taken from outside a property in Llandybie and discovered damaged later in Blaenau

Police appeal over Llandybie motorbike theft

A man sticking up illegal posters advertising a circus has been issued with a fixed penalty notice

Circus poster man stuck with fine

Carmarthenshire County Council is investigating incidents of fly-posting advertising Circus Vegas

Council investigating claims of circus fly-posting

William Owain Walden-Jones pictured with Welsh Minister of Health Mark Drakeford.

MBE honour keeps up family tradition

Jonathan Edwards has urged the UK Government to put in place measures to avoid "mission creep" of British forces in Iraq

Edwards: 'Military action not enough to secure peace in Iraq'

Thousands of barrel jellyfish have been found washed up on the shore at Cefn Sidan over the weekend.

Thousands of jellyfish wash up on county beach

Carmarthenshire County Council has confirmed it is investigating unlicensed taxis operating in Ammanford

Public warned over use of unlicensed taxis in Ammanford

Plans for a new market in Ammanford could be under threat because drawings for a storage unit remain uncompleted

Ammanford market proposal stalls on drawings delay

County council staff will be cutting grass verges the equivalent distance from Ammanford to the centre of the Earth

On the verge: From Ammanford to the centre of the Earth

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