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Prince Charles to visit Cwmbran school children

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Prince Charles is due to meet with school children and ex-service personnel on a tour of South Wales today.

The Prince of Wales will meet with Cwmbran school children taking part in a climate change education programme run by the charity, Size of Wales,

He will then go on to visit ex-service personnel in Nantgarw, before heading west where he will learn about efforts to save White Park Cattle from extinction at Dinefwr Park, Llandeilo.

Police issue appeal after purse theft in shop

Police want to identift these women. Credit: Gwent Police

Gwent Police are trying to identify two women following the theft of a purse in a shop in Cwmbran along North Walk in the town centre at around 2:20pm on Tuesday 22nd November.

The victim believes the purse was stolen in either Poundland or the Home Bargains stores.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

Criminals target blaze hit primary school

Police say criminals have targeted a Cwmbran primary school which was almost destroyed by a fire earlier this year.

Coed Eva was burnt down in a blaze on New Year's day.

Gwent Police says windows have been smashed due to bricks being thrown and there has been damaged a portacabin in what looks like an attempt to break into the building.

The incident happened sometime between 16.30pm on Wednesday 3rd August and 8.20am on Thursday 4th August.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

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