Santapaws Shoebox Appeal 2017

Santapaws Shoebox Appeal 2017 Following the success of the 2016 Santa Paws Shoebox Appeal, we are once again working with local rescue centres collecting food, toys and gifts in a shoebox for the homeless animals of Newport and surrounding areas. There are thousands of animals in their temporary home, shelters and rescue centres at Christmas, if you are unable to offer a home, how about a gift? Join SantaPaws Facebook group to take part in competitions and raffles in the lead up to Christmas. This years recipients will be; Dogs; Newport…

Breast Cancer Awareness Event Usk

Breast Cancer Awareness Event 28th October 2017 11:00am October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we are sure that we all know someone who has been affected by this disease. Complexion MediSpa Usk is proud to support Breast Cancer Patients and their families by raising money at this event. So please join us at Complexion Medispa Usk on New Market street, for bubbles and complimentary taster treatments, charity raffle and fun games, not to mention great offers at our MediSpa to honour our Usk launch. Tickets are £5 and can…

Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery 24th October 2017

Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery Will take place on 24th October 2017 Councillors surgery at 6pm followed by Ward meeting at 6.30pm at Christchurch Hall Topics to be discussed Gwent Police Street scene issues Planning issues (Proposed development at Caerleon Campus) Education issues (in relation to proposed development at Caerleon Campus) Council Matters Future meeting dates: 6th February 2018 (Caerleon Town Hall) 4th June 2018 (venue and topics TBC) For further information or assistance please contact your ward councillors on: Cllr Gail Giles: Tel: 01633 421947 Email: Gail.giles@newport.gov.uk   Cllr…

Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery 6th February 2018

Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery 6th February 2018 Caerloen Town Hall TOPICS TO BE CONFIRMED For further information or assistance please contact your ward councillors on: Cllr Gail Giles: Tel: 01633 421947 Email: Gail.giles@newport.gov.uk   Cllr Jason Hughes: Tel: 01633 968741 Email: Jason.hughes@newport.gov.uk   Cllr Joan Watkins: Tel: 01633 549608 Email: Joan.watkins@newport.go.uk

An Idiot’s guide to Economics

The parlous state we are in suggests that even our leaders find economics difficult to understand, however I have found this layman’s guide very helpful – hope you do too. Socialism: You have 2 cows. You give one to your neighbour. Communism: You have 2 cows. The state takes both and gives you some milk. Fascism: You have 2 cows. The state takes both and sells you some milk. Nazism: You have 2 cows. The state takes both and shoots you. Bureaucracy: You have 2 cows. The state takes both,…