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Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Christopher Salmon.

New safety schemes aim to reduce the number of deaths on our roads

Richard Church (55136634)

Lib-Dems announce police commissioner candidate

Wales Air Ambulance pilot, Grant Elgar captured this incredible view on camera.

Pilot captures stunning helicopter view above the clouds over Ammanford

Bertie has been missing since Saturday morning (55105630)

Missing: 14-year-old Irish Setter, Bertie

Ambitious plans to create a shopping, dining and entertainment venue at Llandeilo’s historic Market Hal have been unveiled.

'Unique diner' bid for Llandeilo Market Hall

Have a splashing time at WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre this half-term. Pic: Nick Brooks

Kids to make a splash at Wetland centre Puddle Jumping competition

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Amman Civic Hall in Ammanford. (55002801)

Inspiration and treats at Amman Civic Hall to mark International Women's Day

The Careline team at Llandeilo. (55015649)

Careline team offer round the clock service

Pupils of Ysgol Parcyrhun show off their signing skills

Talented Parcyrhun kids show off signing skills for charity

Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford at Glangwili hospital. (55011770)

Maternity unit to benefit from £3m cash injection

An historic oak tree at the National Botanic Gardens is in the running for European Tree of the Year title (55012456)

Historic oak at Botanic Gardens in the running for European tree of the year

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service has issued a home fire safety message as we kick off the 6 Nations this weekend (55003001)

'Let 6 Nations 2016 be memorable for the right reasons' says fire service

Liz Williams of Gower Coast Seafood has been selling at Ammanford Outdoor Market for 20 years, the business has being going for 100 years

Ammanford market traders serve up 100 years of supplying shoppers with their seafood favourites

Andrew Davies lost his battle with cancer this week, aged 52. (54945660)

Talented cameraman Andrew loses battle with cancer

The Side by Side scheme is seeking volunteers to help provide support for people with dementia

Charity seeks volunteers to help people with dementia do the things they love

Protestors were at Carmarthenshire Council's County Hall for last minute campaigning against the Cwmgwili incinerator scheme

Cwmgwili incinerator scheme rejected by Carmarthenshire planners

A fire broke out at a property in Pontardawe this morning.

Family taken to hospital following kitchen fire in Pontardawe

Llandovery schoolgirl Jessica Powell, Lord Lieutenant’s Cadet for Dyfed. Pic: Nick Treharne

Cadet Jessica on target with Lord Lieutenant role

Former Carmarthenshire County Council leader Kevin Madge is confident of becoming Labour's candidate for the Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner

Kevin in line for Police Commissioner candidacy

Plaid Cymru Treasury spokesman Jonathan Edwards has called for sweeping changes to the Bank of England which would recognise the changing fiscal landscape of the UK following devolution

Edwards calls for sweeping changes at Bank of England

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Readers' letters: February 3, 2016

Readers' letters: February 3, 2016

The inquest of Ian Williams was held at Llanelli town hall.

Death of former Penygroes pub landlord was 'an accident'

Glanaman community centre (54491607)

Sale event at Glanaman centre to pave way for traders

Plaid Cymru has called for Wales to have its own banknotes

Sir Tom on a tenner? Plaid calls for Welsh banknotes

Ann Davies (left) presents a cheque alongside Llanarthne Urdd children's choir to Catherine Horne, Chair of Llandeilo BHF Cymru branch.

Heart charity sings the praises of concert fundraiser

Kieran John Evans has been spared jail after admitting possession 50 indecent images of children

'Vulnerable' Ammanford man avoids jail over indecent images

Carmarthenshire residents are being warned to check any wood or coal burning stoves

Urgent fire safety warning after fitter admits to breaching installation requirements

Bob Harragan died on January 26 after a short illness

Bob Harragan: An old-school hack who played with a straight bat

Camping pods like this one could be on the way to the Amman Valley

Planning application could see Glamping in Garnant

Lowri and Rhys of Hywel Griffiths and sons are pictured with headteacher Mr Perks and pupils Bethany Nichols and Anna-Rose Smith. Picture by Mark Davies (54250198)

Funeral directors donate remembrance funds to Ysgol Dyffryn Aman

Amy Wilson, charity manager at Support Adoption For Pets. (54203693)

Charity offers grants for animal re-homing centres

Janice Jones, a volunteer with the Air Cadets of 2475 (Ammanford) Squadron is awarded with a Certificate of Merit from the Lord-Lieutenant of Dyfed. (54238288)

Ammanford air cadet volunteer honoured by Lord Lieutenant of Dyfed

Dyfed-Powys Police are investing the sudden death of a man found in a property in Llandeilo this morning.

'No suspicious circumstances' after body of man found in Llandeilo area

The colours shows how well schools are performing

A sea of green as colour-code list shows how well schools are performing

Members of Clwb Ystrad with their Level 1 Best Core Digital Project Award which they won at the O2 Think Big Digital Awards. (54195129)

Ystradgynlais youth club kids scoop technology award

Oakwood Theme Park's Phil Verbinnen in front of Megafobia. (54192062)

Ammanford man returns home to take on dream of running Oakwood theme park

Parts of the Towy Valley are to remain mobile phone "not spots" after the company tasked with addressing the issue conceded it was withdrawing from proposals to erect a mast at Myddfai because the work could not be completed before the March dea

Towy Valley phone mast plan dropped due to project deadline

Wales & West Utilities Clive Book with the information film characters Frank and Annie (54120758)

Utility firm launches gas safety cartoons

Cefn Coed museum is to remain open. (54126753)

Cefn Coed Colliery Museum to remain open

Police and crime commissioner Christopher Salmon has described crimes targetting businesses "an untold story"

Almost 1,000 businesses victims of crime in five months

A total of 164 people were caught drink-driving by Dyfed-Powys Police over the Christmas period

Hundreds caught drink-driving during Christmas campaign

Scorch, the WRU mascot, will be hiding out in libraries throughout the 6 Nations

Scorch the dragon sets 6 Nations challenge

Ceredigion-based publisher Y Lolfa has produced red dragon stickers to cover the Union Flag on newly-issued UK driving licenses (54128116)

Publisher launches red dragon stickers to hide driving license Union Flags

Carmarthen East and Dinefwr MP Jonathan Edwards signs the Holocaust Educational Trust's Book of Commitment honouring the six million killed during the Holocaust (54091593)

MP Jonathan makes pledge to honour Holocaust victims

Plaid Cymru's Brecon and Radnorshire candidate for the May Assembly elections, Freddie Greaves.

Plaid Cymru confirms Greaves as Brecon and Radnorshire candidate

St Dwynwen’s Day at Parc Wern care home where activities co-ordinator Alison Nicholls (front, right) organised a day to celebrate the Welsh saint of lovers

Residents cwtch up to celebrate St Dwynwen's Day

Emergency crews are attending a serious accident near Ammanford's Wilko store

UPDATED: Shopper in hospital after being hit by car at Ammanford Wilko

A lorry edges through flood water on the A4069 near Llangadog on Wednseday. Pic Stuart Ladd (53938357)

Towy Valley under water as Storm Jonas brings downpours

Glanaman residents are calling for a crossing at Grenig Square.  (53724781)

Children 'dicing with death' crossing road to school

The Wales Audit Office has praised Carmarthenshire County Council's “robust and transparent governance”

Audit Office praises Carmarthenshire's 'transparent governance'

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