A boat building business in West Wales is aiming to double in size. It follows a major investment in new facilities which have been officially opened by Economy Minister Edwina Hart.
Mustang Marine has invested £1.5 million pounds in a new construction hall at Pembroke Port in reponse to growing demand for its services from around the world. Kevin Ashford reports
Mustang Marine received £100,000 of Skills Growth Wales funding from the Welsh Government in February to train more than 100 employees. Economy Minister Edwina Hart AM told ITV News that Pembroke Port has a lot of skilled personnel and it was important to see companies do well.
Economy Minister Edwina Hart AM will officially open a new boat building construction hall in Pembroke Port today, as part of the first major investment in the Haven Waterway Enterprise Zone.
Growing demand for workboats, pilot boats, wind farm support vessels and passenger vessels from around the world prompted the building of the £1.5million hall. The completion of the hall marks the end of the second part of the phased development at the Pembroke Dock facility.
The only military chapel in Wales will be open to the public - for just one day tomorrow.
The Dockyard Chapel in Pembroke Dock is considered a fine example of Georgian church architecture.
And this weekend's open day marks a remarkable turnaround for the building - a decade ago it was almost falling down.
Kevin Ashford reports.
Work to create a new £1.5million boat building facility at Pembroke Port is underway. The fabrication hall - the first major investment in the Haven Waterway Enterprise Zone - will double the size of the size of workboat construction operations and create more than 100 jobs at Mustang Marine.
It is hoped the expansion will see the operation double in size over the next three years.
One hundred and twenty jobs are to go at a window manufacturing company in Pembroke Dock.
The UK Window Group confirmed the shut down at its Cambrian Windows facility on the outskirts of Pembroke.
The decision follows a 90 day consultation. The factory will close at the end of May.
One hundred and twenty jobs are under threat at a window manufacturing company in Pembroke Dock.
The UK Window Group is proposing to close the Cambrian Windows facility on the outskirts of Pembroke.
In a statement today, bosses said the company will continue to operate as normal while staff at Cambrian Windows go through a 90 day consultation.
The A477 Cleddau Bridge is closed to high sided vehicles due to strong winds between Waterloo Road (Pembroke Dock) and Trinity Terrace (Neyland).
Police searching for a missing person in Pembrokeshire have found the body of a man believed to be him. Darren Morgan, 22 and from Pembroke Dock, was last seen on Saturday 22 September.
The body was found in a wooded area on the outskirts of Pembroke Dock. It has not yet been formally identified, but Mr Morgan's family have been told. Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.
Dyfed-Powys Police are investigating the death of a 39 year-old man, which occurred in the Pembroke Dock area yesterday evening.
The death is currently being treated as "unexplained" and officers are still trying to establish full details of the circumstances.
Family members are in the process of being informed.
The Coroner for Pembrokeshire has been informed of the death.