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Car salesman who quit his well-paying job to set up cannabis farm claims in …

A WELL-OFF car salesman who quit his job and used his savings to set up a ‘sophisticated and successful’ cannabis farm has avoided immediate jail after claiming he was ‘anti-drugs’. Police raided the Bettws home of Terry Pearce in May this year and found nearly 1.5 kilograms of cannabis and 76 plants growing in his locked garages. Pearce, of Leach …

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Ex-butcher beheaded woman before hiding her head as souvenir, court hears

The pathologist who carried out the post mortem examination said the dismemberment has been “carried out with someone with experience of knives or of cutting up bodies or animals”. Mr Thomas said: “May’s previous employment as a butcher meant he knew how to use a knife, how to remove meat from ribs, legs, and shoulders. He was good at boning.” …

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Meet podgy pooch Duke who used to weigh nearly 10st and steal children’s …

Meet Duke – the chubby dog who used to tip the scales at nearly 10st but has managed to shed 10% of his body weight and now enjoys going for walks again. His owners admit the Labrador used to steal sweets from children, munch his way through packets of crisps and use his puppy eyes to guilt trip them into …

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Fire service called to rescue cat from road bridge

Wicken the frightened cat had been missing from home for days when she was spotted 30 feet up on a motorway flyover in one of the busiest traffic spots in Cardiff. She had managed to get herself stuck on a concrete support beam when a member of the public saw her underneath the North Road flyover at the Gabalfa roundabout.

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Welsh police seek ‘hazardous’ dog-walking motorist

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West End star Ria Jones: "I’m coming back to Swansea for Christmas – they let …

Comments (0) West End singer Ria Jones returns to Swansea Grand Theatre next week. She talks to MARK REES about Christmas in Swansea, and how she now lives life to the full having won her battle with breast cancer This time last year, having won her battle with breast cancer, Ria Jones made a triumphant return to her hometown theatre to …

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Dogs in Wales must be microchipped from April or owners will be fined

All dog owners must have their pets microchipped from April 6 next year – or face a fine. Dogs who are more than eight-weeks-old will have to be compulsorily fitted with a microchip that matches them to an identity database after Assembly Members agreed to implement the new regulations. Similar rules are also being introduced in England and Scotland at …

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Watch the moment a driver takes his dog for a walk from his car window in the …

Police are hunting a motorist who led a dog along a Cardiff road from behind the wheel of his car. South Wales Police said the motorist was reported for animal cruelty after student Rebecca Jane Feazelle shot a video of him exercising the dog on the road without leaving the car. Police have recovered the car but are still trying …

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Rugby World Cup 2015: All Blacks crush France in Cardiff

All Blacks winger Nehe Milner-Skudder celebrates scoring against France in the Rugby World Cup 2015 quarter-final in Cardiff. Photo / Brett Phibbs All Blacks 62 France 13A penny for the thoughts of Springboks coach Heyneke Meyer as he watched this All Blacks’ quarter-final demolition job of France hours after his side desperately fought for their victory over Wales in the …

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Gareth Anscombe called into Wales Rugby World Cup squad after injuries

Gareth Anscombe has been called up to play for Wales. Former Auckland, Blues and Chiefs utility Gareth Anscombe has been whisked into the Welsh Rugby World Cup squad. Anscombe and fellow utility James Hook, who will feature in his third World Cup, were called up on Tuesday (NZT) after Wales lost midfielder Scott Williams (leg) and outside back Hallam Amos …

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