Suspended jail term for Ammanford man after horse’s “ribs hips and spine” visible

AMMANFORD man has been banned from keeping equines for three years and given a suspended jail term, after a horse in his care was left suffering because she was so desperately thin. Nigel Jeremy Nicholas Ward, 62 – of Penygarn Road – pleaded guilty to the Animal Welfare Act offence Continue Reading

Man arrested after urinating on dental surgery wall

A MAN has been jailed after urinating on the wall of a dental surgery and breaching a community protection notice. Dyfed-Powys Police officers were called to Brynteg Terrace in Ammanford on Wednesday, June 24, where John David James was urinating in public. The 67-year-old was arrested on suspicion of a Continue Reading

More appointments open for household waste and recycling centres

ADDITIONAL appointments have been opened across all four of the household waste and recycling centres in Carmarthenshire. The Wernddu centre in Ammanford will also be opening seven-days a week from Monday, June 15, but you can pre-book an appointment from today. The council has assisted over 8,000 residents to dispose Continue Reading

New COVID-19 ventilator gets approval

A NEW type of ventilator developed in Carmarthenshire to treat coronavirus patients has been approved by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). The device has been designed by Glangwili senior consultant Dr Rhys Thomas with the help of Maurice Clarke of CR Clarke & Co, an engineering company Continue Reading

Sexual offences against child case sent for trial at Swansea Crown Court

A 55-year-old Ammanford man has appeared at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court facing charges, which include possession of indecent images of a child. Andrew Cocks of Ammanford will face three charges including: 1. Intentionally arranging or facilitating an act, namely arranging to have sexual intercourse with a child under the age of Continue Reading

Cashmore sent to young offenders institution for catalogue of assault, abuse, harassment and criminal damage

A 20-year-old man has appeared at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court facing six charges including assaulting a police officer,  spitting blood in his face and  harassing a doctor. Robert George Cashmore of  38 Heol Tregoning Llanelli pleaded guilty to five offences. One offence was withdrawn. The court heard that 1. on 27/01/2020 Continue Reading

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