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Croesawu AS Meirion Dwyfor i’r swyddfa

CAFoDD swyddogion a chynrychiolwyr pwyllgorau canolog cangen Meirionnydd yr undeb gyfle yn ddiweddar i gyfarfod Aelod Seneddol newydd Meirion Dwyfor Liz Saville Roberts, ac wrth gwrs i’w llongyfarch yn dilyn yr etholiad ar Fai...

Glamping in Abergavenny

THE hot holiday trend for glamping arrives in Monmouthshire this month when Winston Court Farm near Abergavenny opens the Seven Hills Hideaway. Francesca Newell’s family have tended the 110-acre farm with its 16th century...

New powers to protect natural resources

PROPERTY MATTERS by Eifion Bibby of Davis Meade Property Consultants THE Environment (Wales) Bill has been laid before the Welsh Assembly, giving more powers to the Welsh Government to protect and manage natural resources...

Welsh link for Hexham Mart

HEXHAM and Northern Marts has strengthened its livestock auctioneering team with the appointment of Drew Patrick whose family farms in Pembrokeshire Drew, aged 23, has joined the Hexham-based livestock sales business and land agency...

Cystadleuaeth barnu gwartheg Charolais

ENILLWYR cystadleuaeth barnu gwartheg Charolais a gynhalwyd drwy garedigrwydd Tecwyn a Iwan Jones, Rhoshelyg, Gaerwen, yn ddiweddar. Mi fydd yr enillwyr yn mynd ymlaen i gynrychioli Ynys Môn yn y Sioe Frenhinol yn Llanelwedd...

Exciting Royal Welsh promised

LIVESTOCK classes for this month’s Royal Welsh Show have once again attracted thousands of entries from far and wide promising a popular and exciting four days of competitions on July 20-23 at the showground...

RWAS success

MORE than 100 Royal Welsh Agricultural Society (RWAS) members discussed another successful year and looked forward to this month’s show during the society’s annual general meeting on June 12. “Whilst celebrating success, we must...

Gwent police tackle rural crime

by Ian Johnston, Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner IT’S safe to say that people living in rural communities face varying and differing challenges in comparison with those who live in more urban areas. They...

HCC roadshow is a success

A TWO-YEAR project linking tourism with healthy eating and local food production in Wales has been hailed a success in an independent report. The Welsh Red Meat Roadshow visited locations across Wales, giving cooking...