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Proud to be the court and crime newsmonger on my hometown paper, South Wales Evening Post @walesonline. Biscuits, tea, and Neath RFC.

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Seeing what conspiracist disinformation artists are up to, journalists - and especially investigative reporters - a… https://t.co/PdU2UYAB1x
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Here's what Swansea Council has in mind for the city's historic Palace Theatre. https://t.co/7WAOltCjPl👀 https://t.co/bHVlEitui3A six-year-old boy has been airlifted to hospital after apparently being swept out to sea on an inflatable swan at… https://t.co/nT0y6CeHmU“‘It’s as if they’ve forgotten about Covid-19': Life in Tenby as lockdown eases”. Good piece by m’colleague… https://t.co/owIKog1doo-55,000 dead in Pandemic -Economy shredded -Unemployment about to soar -But look: migrants https://t.co/u15zb5KPAq
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Cooperation of the French, you say? Here's a thought : let's join the EU! https://t.co/arGmWPvRfo
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Storey Arms very busy already and will probably get busier. Please think before heading out. Search out other venue… https://t.co/OrRfeN5QD2
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Either a sheep minding its own business by Loch Torridon or a MASSIVE sheep in South Wales: https://t.co/Uo1WGh8tIh
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺A 13-year-old boy has suffered suspected spinal injuries while “tombstoning” off a waterfall near Pontneddfechan at… https://t.co/dZoXeKhPzO
8/8
2020
Florence’s Medieval “wine windows” are reopening in response to coronavirus, reviving an Italian plague tradition.… https://t.co/fl2W5fdI2u"If Liverpool are doing something and Nigel Farage is against it then I’m sure they’re doing something right" https://t.co/fTCgQ7pV1Z
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺As m'colleague @RobertDalling reports, Swansea's famous Studio 95 "gentlemen's club" is up for sale. Apparently it… https://t.co/0KHeeiSd40Customer stabbed in back during a mid-afternoon bar brawl in a Swansea pub. https://t.co/l2oASmvfy8Jail for the Merthyr / Ystradgynlais man who left a young woman covered in 60 bruises and scratches after a "coward… https://t.co/cNsCzhvyZnNeath paedophile who subjected a young girl to "systematic and repeated" sexual abuse "took away her innocence". https://t.co/3ISyCoP8lnYou join me (virtually) at Newport Crown where an unrepresented defendant in the dock, facing many years in jail, i… https://t.co/zYqywdop9XStaff at Lord Lebedev's Evening Standard have been told that around a third of employees will lose their jobs, incl… https://t.co/ltxZNoQOIF
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Covering courts in that Cardiff and that Newport today from the Kitchen Table of Crime. It's all very exciting. @BernardLewis8 @Perers71 You know me too well. @Perers71 https://t.co/zaL3lCmcyYJo has written the thread that I was going to spend my commute writing, and she’s selfishly done it more engagingly… https://t.co/Il0X7w4APb
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8/7
2020
@daicaprice His Honour judge Geraint Walters.“unintentionally misspoke" https://t.co/STxzxr9lJa @TheSandlings Still covering court remotely at the moment. @normanstanley61 It was not.Interesting: Twitter has now started labelling certain news organisations as state-affiliated-media. Here are examp… https://t.co/A2KDVLMf0T
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Most of us have probably been a bit pissed off at a driver we thought was cheating by driving up the outside lane,… https://t.co/afnibAQCYuI always like it when a judge refers to a handler of stolen goods as a "modern-day Fagin" - it's reassuringly old s… https://t.co/k0wceGDizmAs claims go, telling police the half-a-kilo of spice in your car is for your own personal use is quite a bold one. @EweniqueB The exact location is given in the story. I was just giving people a general idea of the area where it h… https://t.co/rdgBc2MYQK @EweniqueB Isn't that between Brecon and Hay? By TalgarthOpen justice still has a way to go @HMCTSgovuk https://t.co/jhmHrgP3qnHuge numbers of fish and other aquatic life wiped out by pollution in the Llynfi river between Brecon and Hay. https://t.co/dMg95iKrNzYoung boy playing in Morriston Park had his mobile phone stolen, and was threatened that he would be stabbed. https://t.co/nt5bDhzCHY @EweniqueB The offices are closed, and everyone is working from home. If you want to email the editor of the Post j… https://t.co/vFC1X7orQ6Took me far too long to realise this was someone putting make up on him, rather than stroking his nose with a ginge… https://t.co/JWMqaoliLj
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Manchester Crown Court closed this morning following suspected coronavirus outbreak https://t.co/XD0ThzsT97
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Heartbreaking words from a wife whose husband took his own life: "He was always my safe place. I just wish I could… https://t.co/Qy9x224PtZNot far off fly-tipping. https://t.co/3n5bcAOoxD
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Thursday's South Wales Evening Post (Swansea) - It seems members of a family who stole £500,000 worth of jewellery… https://t.co/YPBuY9tIGLGet the kettle on folks, we've got 13 sentences at Swansea Crown Court today. Could be a long day.Watch out folks, the #M4 eastbound is closed between J35 (Pencoed) and J34 (Miskin) following a three-vehicle crash… https://t.co/zYfJcbhVjhWhat a thread... https://t.co/84K1vp8ExZ
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8/6
2020
You find me at the Kitchen Table of Crime writing up some of today's court cases, and I've come across the phrase "… https://t.co/vwzyuWa98EInteresting @Europol report on the links between organised crime and corruption in sport. https://t.co/KiXW9qbAfu @harryhpalmer This is one of the few questions I know the answer to - it's two months in prison.Bloody hell, some swine has broken into Hik's* chippy again. A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection with the… https://t.co/9TWeFb3lS6Off his chops on something or other, Robert Probert took a knife to a garden party at his ex's house in Waunarlwydd… https://t.co/U2k98bTvmqAn interesting exchange between a judge and prosecution barrister during a case earlier today at Derby Crown: J: "A… https://t.co/6s4Y5253E6
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺You may remember that burglary conspiracy trial from Swansea Crown last year. Well, despite stealing getting on for… https://t.co/BLVdL3e99A @StudyUWTSD Nice https://t.co/ubX4OEpAzJWe are in the fifth sentencing of the day here at Swansea Crown, and it is the third case with a defendant with men… https://t.co/GP3DKr3ZjEJurassic Park Tycoch. https://t.co/BqJY7luTqvBREAKING: Judges at the Court of Appeal found the convictions of these members of the Huddersfield grooming gang we… https://t.co/niZaLjgRun
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Driver in a stolen van rammed a police car as he tried to get away, then threatened a police officer with a screwdr… https://t.co/vi7xv5jZrFI’m glad I did that explainer about what the law means but part of me wishes i’d just done this https://t.co/YHpYZ2EMNv
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Put the kettle on and join me at the Kitchen Table of Crime for a busy day at Swansea Crown. They're still only ab… https://t.co/gF9uyfhNdbThe Tory party sure does love Russian money. https://t.co/bYV7rwOigWSpitting Image have revealed their version of the Prime Minister. They have also done one of me. https://t.co/SVjEHXmyVp
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8/5
2020
This is the most fooled a goalkeeper has ever been by a free-kick taker giving the raised arm signal as though he’s… https://t.co/jhtPIKdxyk
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺A 39-year-old pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run in Pontypridd. https://t.co/RgZ3qaxsMYLlanelli paedophile took pictures of himself abusing a five-year-old boy. https://t.co/z7tZ2eV54MCongratulations to the numbnuts who did this to Gelligaer Common, which is not just a beautiful spot high above the… https://t.co/QXEijYMiXYThat Nick Knowles fella off of the telly is bringing the DIY SOS team back to Swansea to build a new home for the b… https://t.co/Bu386CnUbuIf only there had been some sign, some hint, between 1992 and 2020 that Iain Duncan Smith doesn't really know what… https://t.co/780V02biyl
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Brain's is selling The George pub in Mumbles to a "local entrepreneur", saying an "independent offering" is needed… https://t.co/pQInpUrLqxNo fish, no gravy or curry. Not even a rissole. This is a true political scandal. https://t.co/EYpPLsMnCt
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺 @zaichishka Love it!There really is no beginning to this man's integrity. He voted for the WA. https://t.co/yn3TKeFAjK
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8/4
2020
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Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺We now go over live to Brexit. https://t.co/QpmYi3jxB6
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺!Ay caramba! Spain's scandal-hit former king Juan Carlos is to leave the country and live in exile. (Via ⁦@swajones… https://t.co/6L2iLlEotYGood folk of the Afan Valley. Your experiences are needed for this exciting-sounding project. The Valley is steeped… https://t.co/bCIyA6aHLv
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Three people rescued from the water after being found clinging to a small boat off Broughton Bay on Gower. https://t.co/EYKtDItJRvWalking the dog will never be the same! 🤣🤣🤣 https://t.co/XevT4q0ufk
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Watch out folks, the junction of Vivian Road, Broadway, Lon Cadog, Townhill Road, and Cockett Road - up in the badl… https://t.co/QTrTDpeJsk @CliveMitchell54 @NeathJack1 @pub_politics If something is "partly" false, it cannot be true or accurate. It is false.Powerful words indeed. And all the more powerful for being delivered with such measured calmness. https://t.co/k2fYU9nN4x
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺This week’s guest brew at the Kitchen Table of Crime comes all the way from Pontypridd Market, @CortileCoffee Welsh… https://t.co/hcav90kxpxThose who have been enduring the Desk of Crime / Kitchen Table of Crime for a while may remember him from last year… https://t.co/1GSoLC2fo2Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of 54-year-old Paul Newall from Swansea who is wanted in c… https://t.co/QpeXOb6cD0Forensic science graduate from Pembrokeshire caught dealing in cocaine, ketamine, and LSD. https://t.co/0SB78TYmeFThe man who died after getting into trouble in the sea off Abermaw / Barmouth on Sunday has been named as Jonathan… https://t.co/N8cfgCY0w5Police in Swansea are appealing for information after teenage girl was sexually assaulted by a man dressed in black… https://t.co/cYFYy64gCGThose for whom a legal anorak is more than just a way of keeping dry on the walk to court may be interested to know… https://t.co/slCIvt2nS5You join me at Swansea Crown where a defendant, when asked whether he was pleading guilty or not guilty, responds w… https://t.co/NXijW7OsLaHobnobs https://t.co/xdGba4dGUG
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Greater Manchester declares a “major incident” in response to increasing coronavirus infections (Via ⁦… https://t.co/SYk8eMLP6o
8/3
2020
Thread ⬇️ https://t.co/Jfqcvbt8vDshops, houses, public squares, and the ever fashionable “cafe quarter”. Then reality got in the way.Those of us who have been around the block a few times will remember the original plans back in 2008 for an “iconic… https://t.co/CPzrFutfu4Plans for a new leisure centre and library on the former Wilko / multi-storey car park / magistrates court site in… https://t.co/FezAvT5pWz @_TeaClub_ Bad like a badass 💪The driver killed when his van crashed in Tycoch, Swansea, on Thursday has been named as 68-year-old dad-of-four Da… https://t.co/ZMR41rNDcAThree people are in hospital - one in a serious condition - after being rescued from the sea off Abermaw / Barmouth… https://t.co/oD23aypgiCCrikey ➡️ Overnight curfew introduced in Melbourne in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus. https://t.co/PgGwp34oplBy far the bestselling VBP top - says it all. Free UK postage all weekend, by the way https://t.co/3S48uHjNSK https://t.co/elciAkrWJb
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8/2
2020
A child has been taken to hospital after apparently jumping into the Blue Lagoon at Abereiddi in Pembrokeshire. https://t.co/B2ocyYr4DKICYMI: The good folk of Neath can sleep sounder in their beds tonight knowing John Dobbs has been locked up again.… https://t.co/GOlWudjdn0
8/1
2020

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