Connect with us
Advertisement
Advertisement

News

Show visitors have their say on crime

Published

on

heddluVISITORS to the Royal Welsh Show had their say on how crime victims can be supported. They were asked how those suffering from crime would best like to report an incident and access assistance. Staff from the office of Dyfed-Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Christopher Salmon gathered opinion during the show at Llanelwedd, Powys last week. Mr Salmon said: “I want all victims in Dyfed-Powys to get the support they need to cope with the immediate impacts of crime. “Every victim deserves help to recover from the harm experienced. Nobody who suffers a crime should feel unsupported.” The Commissioner is creating an online directory of victims’ services and wants to know how the public would best like to access this. He said: “This directory will help people at difficult times in their lives – so how should it be presented online? How should it be promoted and how can I ensure that any printed copies don’t simply sit on shelves?” Visitors to summer events such as the Royal Welsh and the National Eisteddfod (Llanelli, Carmarthen, August 2-9) are being asked for their views on other matters affecting their communities, such as antisocial behaviour. Mr Salmon’s staff are also seeking views on his role, confidence in the police and how volunteering can be made increasingly attractive. He is also eager for members of the public to tell him about topics they’d most like to discuss.

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

News

Broad Haven: Car overturns in wet weather on B4341

Published

on

A CAR overturned in the wet weather on the B4341 Haverfordwest to Broad Haven road on Friday evening (Jul 3).

First on the scene, local Stephen Hughes told The Herald: “I was driving along and noticed a car had overturned on the Broad Haven Road past the left turning for Tiers Cross. I stopped and checked to see if everyone as okay.

“No one was injured, and I stayed until the police arrived.”

Police directed traffic and assisted with the recovery of the vehicle.

Continue Reading

News

County Hall in NHS blue lights tribute

Published

on

COUNTY HALL in Haverfordwest was lit in blue last night (Friday, 3rd July) and will be again tonight and tomorrow night as a tribute to NHS workers and social care staff throughout the country.

The illumination also marks the 72nd anniversary of the NHS on Sunday.

Said Pembrokeshire County Council Chairman, Dr Simon Hancock: “We owe these workers a great debt which will never be fully repaid and this gesture by the Council is richly deserved.”

Continue Reading

News

Cllr Beynon suspended as school governor at Pembroke’s Ysgol Harri Tudur

Published

on

PEMBROKESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL said that they are unable to comment on the suspension of a Pembroke Dock councillor as a school governor.

Cllr Beynon confirmed that he has been suspended as a school governor at Pembroke’s Ysgol Harri Tudur.

“I’m looking forward until when the ombudsman throws out the complaints,” Cllr Beynon said.

Paul Dowson, a fellow Pembroke Dock councillor, recently resigned from the board of school governors of Ysgol Harri Tudur.

Cllr Dowson said after he resigned: “I feel a recent smear campaign reflects badly on the school even though its untrue.”

Continue Reading
News12 hours ago

County Hall in NHS blue lights tribute

COUNTY HALL in Haverfordwest was lit in blue last night (Friday, 3rd July) and will be again tonight and tomorrow...

News1 day ago

Cllr Beynon suspended as school governor at Pembroke’s Ysgol Harri Tudur

PEMBROKESHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL said that they are unable to comment on the suspension of a Pembroke Dock councillor as a...

News1 day ago

Pembrokeshire man admits catalogue of sexual offences against children

A HAVERFORDWEST man has pleaded guilty to a huge catalogue of sexual offences against children, including possession of more than...

News1 day ago

Jail for sleight of hand fraudster

A MAN has been jailed for four fraud offences after purposely confusing post office and bank staff with sleight of...

News3 days ago

Wales’ hospitality sector will prepare to re-open outdoors from 13 July

The Minister signalled the first phase of a planned reopening for bars, restaurants and cafes with outdoor spaces following a...

News3 days ago

South West Wales Virtual Open Day 8 July

Welsh local authorities, schools, colleges and work-based learning providers will be hosting a series of Virtual Open Days for Year...

News3 days ago

SOME pubs can reopen on July 13

PUBS, cafes and restaurants in Wales can re-open on July 13. Or, at least, some can. In a move heavily...

News3 days ago

Union wants council investigation into Councillor Paul Dowson’s conduct

PEMBROKESHIRE County Councillor Paul Dowson’s public statements criticising the Black Lives Matter movement should be formally investigated by the council,...

News3 days ago

Advice for businesses re-opening

AS LOCKDOWN restrictions are expected to ease, businesses and building owners are reminded to check the maintenance of their premises...

News4 days ago

Jail for Monkton couple caught with £3,100 worth of heroin

A PEMBROKE couple have been handed prison sentences after travelling to Swansea together to collect drugs. Anthony Reginald Brian Davies...

Popular This Week