Llanfoist residents' anger at unfinished housing development

Frustrated residents claim their unfinished housing estate is an eyesore and has been left in a dangerous condition by developers.

Eighteen months on and homebuyers at Ffordd Sain Ffwyst in Llanfoist are still waiting to see the site fencing, landscaping and top road surface laid.

Calls for Chepstow bypass taken to Parliament

Calls for the Welsh Government to build a bypass around Chepstow to tackle air pollution and ease congestion have been taken to Parliament.

Local MP David Davies raised the long-standing issue during Welsh Questions in the House of Commons today.

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I am delighted the Assembly’s Public Accounts Committee has produced a damning report citing the “inexplicable decisions” of Welsh Government officials to pump over £9m into the failed Circuit of Wales project.

New Homes Week: Apprentices impress in house building

Local MP David Davies met with apprentices from David Wilson Homes in Monmouth to celebrate New Homes Week (11-14 May).

Houses at King’s Wood Gate on Wonastow Road have been in heavy demand, underlining Monmouth’s popularly among commuters wishing to settle in the historic market town.

Calls for English-first road signs

Calls have been made for English to appear first on bilingual road signs in Usk after complaints that non-Welsh speaking drivers are getting confused.

Road closure signs are in place on one of the main routes into the town while gas pipe upgrade work takes place.