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Under The Bridge is back at Milford Waterfront

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UNDER THE BRIDGE is back for the summer at Milford Waterfront DJ workshops, skating, graffiti art and film making are just some of the free weekly activities that will be on offer this summer at Milford Waterfront. The award-winning Under The Bridge project is back on Friday nights for six
weeks, starting tonight (July 26).

This will be the fourth year the Port of Milford Haven has run the project in collaboration with Milford Youth Matters, with the aim of tackling anti-social behaviour by providing engaging activities for 11-17 year olds in a safe environment.

Between 6.30-8.30pm the following events will take place under Hakin Bridge:

– Friday July 26 – RAMPS Skatepark, big banner art and circus equipment, DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

-Friday August 2 -Total Wipeout inflatable game, Lloyd the graffiti artist, stone art from Sculpt the   World, circus equipment, DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

– Friday August 9 – RAMPS Skatepark, special effects make-up by Gabrielle Swales, mini art canvas       and circus equipment, DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

– Friday August 16 – Total Wipeout inflatable game, Lloyd the graffit artist, pavement art, Junk to Funk circus equipment, DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

– Friday August 23 – RAMPS Skatepark, sculpture by Space to Create Junk to Funk circus equipment,   DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

– Friday August 30 – RAMPS Skatepark, Lloyd the graffiti artist, Andy Davies photography workshop, DJ-ing by Toby Ellis

All of the final artwork will be on display at the Waterfront Gallery from 2 -13 September.

This year Under The Bridge has received support from the Police and Crime Commissioner’s Community Fund which backs projects that have a positive impact on the safety of local communities. The Port and Milford Youth Matters work closely with local PCSOs to engage positively with young people in order to equip them with new skills and the self-confidence they may need to help them achieve their goals.

Anna Malloy, Stakeholder Engagement and Communications Manager, is looking forward to the project starting: “Under The Bridge is back due to popular demand and we have some brand new activities on offer this summer. It’s a great way to keep the kids entertained on a Friday night in a safe environment.”

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Dale Road: Several have minor injuries after two vehicle accident

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EMERGENCY SERVICES are attending a two-vehicle road traffic accident on the B4327 Dale Road.

Two fire crews from Haverfordwest as well as police were called at around 3pm today (Aug 16).

A van and a car are involved.

Avoid the area at the present time

The Herald understands that several people are being treated for minor injuries.

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Tenby: Hotel goes into administration as new owner’s business empire collapses

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A POPULAR Pembrokeshire hotel has gone into administration.

The Fourcroft Hotel in Tenby how faces an uncertain future. It’s parent company Northern Powerhouse Developments reportedly suffered a £14m operational loss last year.

The 40-bedroomed hotel, which had been in the ownership of the same family for over 70 years, was bought by Northern Powerhouse Developments for an undisclosed sum in January 2017.

New boss Gavin Woodhouse said at the time: “This is the first of four hotels we are acquiring and opening in South Wales to complement our existing hotels up and down the coastline of the United Kingdom.”

“The Fourcroft will be the sister hotel to the Llandudno Bay Hotel and Spa and part of the group’s premier hotel collection.

“We are keen to compliment the local businesses and hope to be part of the future success of Tenby and the surrounding areas.”

NPD was founded by Gavin Woodhouse to focus on investment in the leisure and tourism industry.

According to ITV News, at the High Court hearing, Justice Alastair Norris was told that Woodhouse had been withdrawing tens of thousands of pounds from a bank account he had kept secret from administrators.

Below: Video by The Guardian regarding the missing millions which have plagued Gavin Woodhouse’s businesses

Appointment of Administrators

In the High Court of Justice

Court Number: CR-2019-005297

FOURCROFT HOTEL (TENBY) LIMITED

(Company Number 00772050)

Nature of Business: Hotels and similar accommodation

Registered office: Unit D2 Elland Riorges Link, Lowfields Business Park, Elland, HX5 9DG

Principal trading address: The Croft, Tenby, SA70 8AP

Date of Appointment: 8 August 2019

Names and Address of Administrators: Philip Francis Duffy (IP No. 9253) and Sarah Helen Bell (IP No. 9406) both of Duff & Phelps Ltd, The Chancery, 58 Spring Gardens, Manchester, M2 1EW

Further details contact: The Joint Administrators, Tel: 0161 827 9000. Alternative contact: Chloe Chan, Email: Chloe.Chan@duffandphelps.com

Ag JG50885

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Coastguard call-out after missing cliff climbers fears

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EMERGENCY services were called to the Stack Rocks area on Thursday August 15, following concerns for the safety of two climbers.

The emergency services were called following fears over the safety of some climbers when climbing gear had been found at the top of the cliff near Bullslaughter Bay, with the owners nowhere to be seen.

At 9.11pm, Tenby Coastguard rescue team, St Govan coastguard rescue team, Tenby Lifeboats RNLI ALB, Angle Lifeboat RNLI ALB and Coastguard rescue helicopter 187 were called to search for possible missing persons in the vicinity of Stack rocks.

Tenby’s RNLI all-weather lifeboat was launched just after 9pm and made best speed towards the scene, 10 miles west of Tenby, while Tenby and St Govans Coastguard rescue teams and Coastguard rescue helicopter 187 also made their way.

An RNLI spokesman said: “Once on scene, the volunteer crew began their search from Stackpole Head towards Bullslaughter Bay.

“With darkness fast approaching, it was decided to launch Angle all-weather lifeboat so that the search for anyone in difficulty could be widened.

“Sometime later, the helicopter spotted some climbers and directed Angle lifeboat to their position, and, while speaking to them, they confirmed it was their climbing gear and that they were in no difficulty.

“All units stood down and returned to their respective stations, with Tenby lifeboat arriving back on station at about 12.15am.”

H M Coastguard Tenby, posting on Facebook, added: “Coastguard and RNLI were quickly on the scene with the Coastguard officers searching from land along the coastline and RNLI lifeboats commencing a water search.

“Once Coastguard rescue helicopter 187 arrived on scene they managed to quickly locate two climbers using FLIR [Forward-Looking Infra-Red].

“Angle RNLI was then directed to the persons and made contact with the climbers and confirmed that the equipment found belonged to them and that they did not require assistance.”

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