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Milford Haven: Ex-solicitor to admit £60,000 frauds

Milford Haven: Ex-solicitor to admit £60,000 frauds

A FORMER solicitor from Pembroke is to admit two frauds totalling £60,000, a judge heard today. Simon William Griffiths, aged 52, attended a preliminary hearing before Judge Paul Thomas at Swansea crown court. Griffiths, of Rose Valley, Lower Lamphey Road, was not asked to enter any pleas at this stage. But his barrister, Dyfed Thomas, said his client had made […]

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Aberystwyth: ‘Money troubles’ caused law student carried out frauds

Aberystwyth: ‘Money troubles’ caused law student carried out frauds

A FORMER Aberystwyth law student who carried out a series of frauds after getting into debt has today received a suspended prison sentence. Caroline Murichu, who cheated colleagues working at the university’s Varsity pub and a customer,was told it would be better to keep her out of jail and working so she could repay the stolen money. Murichu, aged 22, who […]

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Wolfscastle: Resident admits large scale cannabis running operation

Wolfscastle: Resident admits large scale cannabis running operation

A WOLFSCASTLE man has today admitted being a Mr Big in a large scale cannabis running operation. Michael Broome, aged 30, also admitted preparing to deal in cocaine. Broome, of Upper Ty Rhos, appeared alongside three other men and a woman before Judge Paul Thomas at Swansea crown court for a plea and case management hearing. Broome, Steven Broome, 29, of […]

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41% of Murco workers have found new jobs

41% of Murco workers have found new jobs

REBECCA EVANS AM, Assembly Member for Mid and West Wales, has welcomed the actions laid out in a letter to AMs by the Minister for the Economy, Science and Transport to help those affected by the collapse of the sale of the Murco refinery in Haverfordwest – both directly and indirectly. The letter from the Minister to all AMs outlines all that […]

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Fly in the ointment for Tasker’s plans

Fly in the ointment for Tasker’s plans

by Jon Coles   WITH his Pembrokeshire Alliance colleague excluded from the meeting by reason of declaring a prejudicial interest in the matters under discussion, Councillor Bob Kilmister it was who raised Tasker Milward’s status. Few comments, if any comments, had been made about the Haverfordwest school before Cllr Kilmister brought it right to the forefront of attention. Reading from a […]

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Sex offender posed as girl on Facebook

Sex offender posed as girl on Facebook

LLANELLI MAGISTRATES’ COURT has heard how a man from Llanboidy posed as a 12 year old girl on Facebook, in order to have an inappropriate conversation with a boy. Edward Guy Wheatstone Field has now been forced to register as a sex offender, after pleading guilty to making indecent images of children. 23-year-old Field admitted 11 counts of making indecent images or pseudo images of children, which are alleged to have taken […]

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