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Man killed and four others injured in Gower crash

A man has been killed and four others injured after a car crash in Gower.

South Wales Police have thanked the people affected by the road closure for their patience Credit: PA

It happened just before 11pm on Friday 31st July on the B4271 and Reynoldston Village, known locally as Cefn Bryn.

A 67-year-old man from Hampshire was taken to Morriston Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Four other people are currently being treated in hospital.

The crash involved a white Kia Cee'd and a green Rover MG estate, and police are asking for any witnesses, or anyone who may have seen the vehicles being driven before the collision to come forward.

The road is currently closed while investigations take place.

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Appeal after driver 'failed to stop' in pensioner crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 79-year-old man was involved in a crash in which the other driver allegedly failed to stop.

It happened on the southbound carriageway of the A4067, Ffordd Cwm Tawe, Swansea, at around 1am last Friday.

The pensioner, who was driving a blue Ford Fiesta, was treated for shock.

Anyone with any information is asked to call South Wales Police on 101, quoting reference number 1500268158, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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New homes registrations 'up on last year'

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An industry body says the number of new homes being registered in Wales has risen by over a third in the last three months compared to 2014.

The National House Building Council says they are up by 37%. The figures are taken from builders who are responsible for around 8 out of 10 of homes constructed in the UK.

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