Former factory worker knits one, pearls one to create a famous line-up past and present.
Workers at a Bridgend prison are trying to solve the mystery of the cat who gave birth behind bars.
The clean-up is underway in the Brackla area of Bridgend after flash-flooding yesterday forced nine people out of their homes.
“This was a tragic incident which brought shock and sadness to the community of Pencoed as Assia Newton was the victim, of domestic abuse which ultimately led to her death" said Detective Inspector Paul Peters from South Wales Police.
Judge Eleri Rees described the killing as "born out of... sexual jealousy" after Newton discovered his wife was planning to leave him.
“There is no place in today’s society for individuals to be subjected to domestic abuse and South Wales Police will not tolerate incidents of this nature" said Detective Superintendent Lorraine Davies.
A man from Bridgend who murdered his wife with a dog lead has been sentenced to life in prison.
Kelvin Newton will serve a minimum of 18 years in jail after being convicted of the murder of Assia Newton at her home in Pencoed last July.
A pedestrian is being treated in hospital with "serious injuries" after a road traffic collision in Bridgend last night.
The incident happened at around 8.40pm on the A4061 outside the Ambulance station in Bryncethin, Bridgend and involved a blue Vauxhall Zafira.
The woman is being treated for her injuries at Morriston Hospital in Swansea.
Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
South Wales Police say tackling domestic abuse is 'a priority' for the force.
This was a tragic incident which brought shock and sadness to the community of Pencoed as Assia Newton was the victim of domestic abuse which ultimately led to her death.
– DI Paul Peters, South Wales Police
I urge anyone who is a victim to seek help and support from the excellent organisations that provide assistance and expert advice. Importantly also report such incidents to us so that we can intervene at the earliest opportunity.
A man has been convicted of the murder of his estranged wife after she told him she wanted a divorce.
Kelvin Newton, 45, strangled Assia Newton, 44, with a dog lead at their home in Pencoed, near Bridgend. She was found dead on July 14 last year.
Cardiff Crown Court heard how the mother-of-four fell in love with a waiter on a Mediterranean holiday after years trapped in a violent, unhappy marriage.
At the time of her murder, she was days away from flying out to Tunisia to meet the waiter for a third holiday.
Newton, of Bridgend, denied murder but was found guilty by a jury after a two-week trial. He was remanded in custody and will be sentenced next month.
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board is holding clinics for patients and relatives to discuss issues about care.
The 'concern clinics' will let patients, relatives and carers share their concerns with senior clinicians and health board executives.
Clinics will be held at the Princess of Wales Hospital between 5pm and 7pm on 24th and 27th February and 4th and 5th of March.
Paul Roberts, the health board's chief executive, said: "We want to meet patients, relatives and carers who have serious concerns about care and who feel they have not yet had the answers they need. We will listen and learn from them and we hope some will also agree to work with us to make changes."
Former Cardiff and Swansea footballers Scott Young and Lee Trundle will be at Ysgol Gynradd Gymraeg Cwm Garw in Bridgend later to launch a new programme aimed at improving participation in sports and football.
The programme will set aside £600,000 over the next 3 years, providing coaching for children to improve their fundamental movement skills.
The focus will be on ensuring the programme raises enthusiasm for physical activity and increases participation in football and sports in general.
A public meeting is to be held later amid calls for an enquiry into a series of failings at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend.
Peter Walsh from Action Against Medical Accidents is holding the meeting, after attention has been brought to a number of incidents at the hospital.
On Monday ITV News reported on claims of serious neglect at the hospital
Paul Roberts, the Chief Executive of the Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board, will be attending.
South Wales Police have confirmed they are investigating the death of a 58 year old man who died at the Princess of Wales Hospital.
Police say they have been asked on behalf of the coroner to carry out the investigation - which is normal procedure in the case of a sudden death.