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Gwent

(gwĕnt), former county, SE Wales. Created in the 1974 administrative reorganization of Wales from most of Monmouthshire and part of Breconshire, it was dissolved in 1996 and divided among the unitary authorities of Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Torfaen, Caerphilly, and Newport.

Gwent

a former county of SE Wales: formed in 1974 from most of Monmouthshire and part of Breconshire; replaced in 1996 by Monmouthshire and the county boroughs of Newport, Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, and part of Caerphilly
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A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said: "We're carrying out an investigation into an allegation of a criminal offence made against a serving officer at Gwent Police.
Gwent Police are currently investigating the crash, and are asking any witnesses to call 101, quoting reference number 310 17.08.18.
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Call Gwent Police on 101 quoting log 227 29/9/17 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Both sides continued to create chances with Gwent's Jamie Roach going close, while Beattie created two more opportunities.
Raids were carried out in the Rhymney, Hengoed, Trelewis, Nelson, Bargoed, Pontlottyn, Oakdale, Pontllanfraith and Newbridge areas of Caerphilly, as well as the Abertillery area of Blaenau Gwent.
A spokesman for the Gwent Coroner's Court said the death of Rory McLeod was currently being investigated jointly by the health board and the coroner's office, adding the cause of his death hadn't been established yet.
THE mother of a six-year-old girl killed in a road crash on the A465 Heads of the Valleys road in south Wales has now also died Stephanie Curtis, 35, from Blaenau Gwent, was driving a blue Peugeot which was in collision with a silver Mercedes on Thursday.
ales team to play England on Saturday: G Thomas (Toulouse, capt); Luscombe (Newport Gwent Dragons), Shanklin (Cardiff Blues), Henson (Neath-Swansea Ospreys), S Williams (Neath-Swansea Ospreys); S Jones (Clermont Auvergne), Peel (Llanelli Scarlets); Jenkins (Cardiff Blues), Davies (Gloucester), A Jones (Neath-Swansea Ospreys), Cockbain (Neath-Swansea Ospreys), Sidoli (Cardiff Blues), D Jones (Llanelli Scarlets), M Williams (Cardiff Blues), Owen (Newport Gwent Dragons).
The man, described by police as a pedestrian, was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital but later died as a result of his injuries.