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Fireworks display set to light up Milford Haven!

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MILFORD Haven Round Table is all set to go off with a bang with one of the largest FREE ENTRY charity fireworks displays in the UK! The world’s largest men’s only voluntary club is inviting families to watch the spectacular fireworks fill the sky with colour on Tuesday 5 November on Milford Waterfront!

This year’s event will kick-off from 4 pm with the main display starting at 7.45 pm but get down early to avoid missing all the fun and excitement! This year we are delighted to have some amazing live music and dance performances on the Pure West Radio Stage including Jen’s Juniors, Kelly Williams School of Dance and the Pure West Radio competition winner! Headlining the night will be UK DJ legends The Freestylers who have teamed up with some big names such as Pendulum in recent years!

There will be another great funfair, street entertainment, food and drinks stalls as well as an amazing selection of glow in the dark and light up toys to light up

Table chairman Ellis Thorne said: “This is one of the highlights of our Round Table year! All year we fundraise to make sure we can keep this free event alive in Milford Haven, to all of you who supported us when we rattled our buckets on Carnival Day or bought a pint at the Beer Festival, you have made this possible! Once again, we must thank our main sponsors Milford Waterfront, Milford Haven Town Council and Pure West Radio who keep this big event possible every year, the town is extremely grateful! We just can’t wait to see everyone on 5 November!”

Please note that there will not be Marina access from the Hakin side on foot or by car, and Hakin Point Jetty will be closed for the evening. All visitors are encouraged to arrive on foot to the event on the Milford Haven side of the Marina. For safety reasons, sparklers are not permitted at this event.

For more information visit the Milford Haven Round Table Facebook page.

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Pembroke: Leave teenage girls alone, sex offender told

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A SEX OFFENDER from Ashdale Lane, Pembroke has been jailed for repeatedly ignoring court orders which were put in place to protect young girls.
Gareth Thomas James Flynn, aged 41, frightened a 14-year-old girl who refused to get off a bus in case he managed to find out where she lived.
41-year-old Gareth Thomas James Flynn scared a 14-year-old girl because she refused to get of a bus, frightened he would learn her address.
He admitted breaching a Sexual Harm Prevention Order and was jailed today for a year.
Sitting at Swansea Crown Court, Judge Geraint Walters berated the defendant.  His Honour said that Flynn had shown a complete disregard for the original SHPO.
The judge said: “Leave teenage girls alone. They are scared of you”
He told Flynn he would be on licence for 12 months after his release from prison, and he reminded him that the SHPO remained in place.

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Narberth: ‘My mum’s camper was stolen and found burned out down the road’

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A CAMPER VAN stolen on Thursday night in Narberth was found burned a short distance from where it was parked, the owner’s son has said.

Zachary Bunce posted an appeal on Facebook on Friday morning saying: “Can every single one of my friends please share this my mother’s Ford transit campervan was stolen last night in the Narberth area can people please be on the lookout for this van as my mother is completely heartbroken.”

But three hours later he updated the post to say: “Thank you everyone who shared, sadly my mums van was driven 1.3 miles down the road and driven into a ditch and burnt it out.

Mr Bunce has said on that the incident has been captured on CCTV, and took place at 2.10am in the morning (Jan 24).
Anyone with any information should contact the police on 101.

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Hook: Police and school confirm death of boy, 13

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POLICE are investigating the sudden death of a 13-year-old boy from Hook on Wednesday (Jan 22)

A police spokesman told The Pembrokeshire Herald: “Dyfed-Powys Police is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 13-year-old boy, from the Hook area of Pembrokeshire.

“The death is not being treated as suspicious at this time. Next of kin have been advised and are being supported.”

A letter was sent out to parents and carers by Haverfordwest High VC School headteacher Jane Harries following the death. The letter reads: “It is with great sadness that I have to inform you about the sudden death of a year nine pupil at our school.

“The children in Year nine were told this morning by myself and other pupils were told by their teachers during their lesson this afternoon. The full detail surrounding the death are not known at this stage – but children have been reassured that this is something that does not happen very often. Your child may or may not want to talk bout it, but it is likely that he/she will need your special care, attention and reassurance at this difficult time.

“We are deeply affected by the death, but we are trying, for the children’s sake, to keep the school as normal as possible over the coming days, whilst allowing the children opportunities to talk about the pupil if they wish to. Trained support staff and counsellors are helping to support us through this difficult time. If you feel that your child needs extra support, please let us know.

“Our thoughts are with the pupil’s family at this difficult time, and the whole school community sends them our sincerest sympathy and support. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s achievement leader, or Miss Thomas, pastoral support manager. Paul Lucas, chairman of the governing body at Haverfordwest High VC School, said: “The governors are shocked at the tragic loss of this young student. The family are in our thoughts at this very sad time.”

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