Former police officer joins elder abuse project

AN Aberystwyth University research project on elder abuse has appointed a new support worker for Carmarthenshire.

Former Dyfed-Powys Police officer Lynn Rees has joined the Dewis/Choice team which is based in the Centre for the Study of Ageing, Abuse and Neglect at Aberystwyth Law School.

Funded by the National Lottery, the main...

Help children and families in need this Christmas

KIND-hearted Carmarthenshire residents are being asked to dig deep and help children and families in need this Christmas.

Carmarthenshire County Council’s seventh annual Toybox appeal is in full swing, and will still accept donations up until December 6.

Lots of toys, games and gifts have already been donated, but there’s...

Doctor runs 25 surgeries in one day

A diabetes consultant ran to more than 30 GP surgeries around Cardiff on Tuesday 14 November, to mark World Diabetes Day and raise awareness of Type 2 diabetes.

Dr Sam Rice is a consultant endocrinologist at Hywel Dda University Health Board. He started his challenge at 8am from the Diabetes UK Cymru office on Cowbridge Road...