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A CRASH involving an overturned car has closed the M48 westbound between junction two for the A466 Wye Valley Link Road at Chepstow, and junction 23 for the M4. Traffic may still use the Severn Bridge coming into Wales, but will be forced off at junction two, and the diversion route for travelling west beyond […]

We’re issuing another urgent plea to the people in our patch of Gwent (that’s you if you live in Caerphilly, Newport, Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent or Torfaen) What started as an increase in positive coronavirus cases in younger people is now spreading to older people. Actions we can take NOW can reduce the spread of Coronavirus […]

Four more counties in South Wales will go into lockdown from 18:00 BST on Tuesday. Merthyr Tydfil, Bridgend, Blaenau Gwent and Newport will have the same restrictions as Rhondda Cynon Taf. People will not be able to enter or leave the areas concerned without a reasonable excuse, including to work if you cannot do so […]

A test centre patient who “deliberately coughed” over an NHS worker has been fined £1,000. Gwent Police said the man found the incident at Newport’s Rodney Parade testing centre in June “amusing”. The Crown Prosecution Service has previously warned that deliberate spitting and coughing at key workers would be treated as an assault. Newport is currently […]

THE first death from coronavirus in Gwent for more than two months has been confirmed by Public Health Wales today. It comes as a further 48 new cases were confirmed in the area, including 34 in Caerphilly, 11 in Blaenau Gwent, and nine in Newport. And across Wales there have been three new confirmed coronavirus deaths today […]

A SECOND year group at a Newport high school has been asked to self-isolate following another positive coronavirus case. Year 8 pupils at St Joseph’s RC High School were asked to isolate this morning, just over a week after Year 7 pupils were told to do the same after a first positive case was recorded at the school on […]

GWENT Police have warned residents to be on the look out for a scam in the area. People have reported receiving an email claiming to contain a penalty charge notice. The email, reportedly from HM courts and Tribunals Service, asks for payment for the penalty charge. You should not reply or click links to pay. […]

SIXTY-three new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed across Gwent today, including a further 36 in Caerphilly county borough, and 15 in Newport. They are among 199 new cases across Wales, which also include 52 in Rhondda Cynon Taf, which is due to follow neighbouring Caerphilly into a local lockdown this evening. This is the 10th day […]

Here’s some key information about what to do if you’re awaiting a Coronavirus test result. What to do after getting test: • You must self-isolate at home until you receive your result• Everyone in your household (including your extended household) must also self-isolate• Do not go shopping or visit any other places• Do not visit […]

Public Health Wales regrets to announce that there has been a data breach involving the personally identifiable data of Welsh residents who have tested positive for COVID-19. A risk assessment has been conducted and legal advice has been sought, both of which advise that the risk of identification of the individuals affected by this data […]