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Police appeal for help to trace missing teenagers

Police are appealing for help to find two young boys, believed to be in or near Newport.

Jordan Thomas (14), Lewis Ireland (16)

Jordan Thomas and Lewis Ireland, both from Stockport, are thought to have travelled from their home town to Newport in the last week.

Jordan is described as being around 5ft 4ins, with short blonde hair, while Lewis is approximately 5ft 11ins.

Gwent Police says anyone with information on their whereabouts should get in touch.


University of South Wales students make dragon fly

Students and graduates from the University of South Wales have developed a dragon Credit: CADW

Students and graduates from the University of South Wales have developed and made a dragon as part of a Welsh advertising campaign.

They used this model, seen at Caerphilly Castle, as a basis for their design. The advert sees the creature fly from Caerphilly to Chepstow, Cardiff Bay, Harlech Castle, and then finally, landing at Caernarfon Castle.

Some of the students who worked on the project Credit: ITV Cymru Wales

Watch Megan Boot's exclusive behind the scenes look to see how it was made:

It took the group of 12 students and graduates of the University of South Wales weeks to produce the film for Cadw:

Miles travelling between locations
Production hours

The students say it's been an exciting project to be involved with, and hope it will showcase their talent.

Appeal following 'serious assault' in Rhyl

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a man was assaulted in Rhyl during the early hours of Friday morning.

Sussex Street in Rhyl. Credit: Google Street View

North wales Police says shortly after 3:30am an altercation took place on Sussex Street and a man was seriously assaulted.

Officers attended the scene and the man was taken to Ysbyty Glan Clwyd.

His condition is currently described as stable and non-life threatening.

The scene was cordoned whilst forensic examinations took place however the scene has since been released but police enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.


Police appeal after teenager robbed of bike at Tesco

Police are appealing for information after a teenager was robbed of his bike near a Tesco store in Newport.

The Tesco store at Spytty in Newport. Credit: Google Street View

Gwent Police says the incident happened at Tesco in Spytty on the morning of Thursday 28th July, between 7.15 and 7.30am.

A 14 year old boy was sat on his bike when a man approached and pushed him to the ground, before taking his bike. The youngster was unhurt but was understandably shaken up.

The man is described as white with two silver stud piercings in his nose. He was wearing a fishing jacket and grey cargo trousers.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

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