News Room

Celebrating young people in Newport

This week we celebrated the achievements of some inspirational young people from diverse communities in Newport.

Project Edward

Last week my team joined Gwent Police in Pontypool as part of an operation for Project EDWARD.

Volunteers Week 2023

It is National Volunteer’s Week this week and I want to take the opportunity to thank the many volunteers across Gwent who give up their time freely to support our public...

Countdown to rollout of 20mph in Gwent

From 17 September 2023 a default 20mph speed limit will come into force on roads where people live, work and play across Wales.

Abergavenny young people’s centre receives boost from High...

The 7Corners Centre in Abergavenny has received £5,000 from the Gwent High Sheriff’s Community Fund.

Creating Safer Streets in Blackwood

I was pleased to see a good turnout for Gwent Police’s crime prevention event at ASDA in Blackwood on the weekend.

Duffryn youth project given a boost by High Sheriff

A charity in Newport has had a £5000 boost from the Gwent High Sheriff's fund.

Film academy to open doors to young people in the school...

An award-winning film academy in Blaenau Gwent is opening its doors to children in the school holidays.

Pontypool Youth Project

I was pleased to be invited to the Pontypool Youth Project by young people who attended my Gwent Youth Question Time event in March.

Partnership approach to tackling off-road biking

I was recently invited to join a round table meeting to discuss off-road biking.

Operation Sceptre

This week Gwent Police is supporting Operation Sceptre, a national week of action to tackle knife crime.

Helping residents to secure their homes

Gwent Police’s Safer Streets team is hosting a crime prevention event for Blackwood residents on Saturday 20 May, 10am – 2pm, at ASDA Blackwood.