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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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Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Here's what Swansea Council has in mind for the city's historic Palace Theatre.👀 six-year-old boy has been airlifted to hospital after apparently being swept out to sea on an inflatable swan at…“‘It’s as if they’ve forgotten about Covid-19': Life in Tenby as lockdown eases”. Good piece by m’colleague…,000 dead in Pandemic -Economy shredded -Unemployment about to soar -But look: migrants
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Cooperation of the French, you say? Here's a thought : let's join the EU!
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Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Either a sheep minding its own business by Loch Torridon or a MASSIVE sheep in South Wales:
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺A 13-year-old boy has suffered suspected spinal injuries while “tombstoning” off a waterfall near Pontneddfechan at…
Florence’s Medieval “wine windows” are reopening in response to coronavirus, reviving an Italian plague tradition.…"If Liverpool are doing something and Nigel Farage is against it then I’m sure they’re doing something right"
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺As m'colleague @RobertDalling reports, Swansea's famous Studio 95 "gentlemen's club" is up for sale. Apparently it… stabbed in back during a mid-afternoon bar brawl in a Swansea pub. for the Merthyr / Ystradgynlais man who left a young woman covered in 60 bruises and scratches after a "coward… paedophile who subjected a young girl to "systematic and repeated" sexual abuse "took away her innocence". join me (virtually) at Newport Crown where an unrepresented defendant in the dock, facing many years in jail, i… at Lord Lebedev's Evening Standard have been told that around a third of employees will lose their jobs, incl…
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 has written the thread that I was going to spend my commute writing, and she’s selfishly done it more engagingly…
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@daicaprice His Honour judge Geraint Walters.“unintentionally misspoke" @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…
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,… always like it when a judge refers to a handler of stolen goods as a "modern-day Fagin" - it's reassuringly old s… 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… @EweniqueB Isn't that between Brecon and Hay? By TalgarthOpen justice still has a way to go @HMCTSgovuk numbers of fish and other aquatic life wiped out by pollution in the Llynfi river between Brecon and Hay. boy playing in Morriston Park had his mobile phone stolen, and was threatened that he would be stabbed. @EweniqueB The offices are closed, and everyone is working from home. If you want to email the editor of the Post j… me far too long to realise this was someone putting make up on him, rather than stroking his nose with a ginge…
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Manchester Crown Court closed this morning following suspected coronavirus outbreak
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… far off fly-tipping.
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Thursday's South Wales Evening Post (Swansea) - It seems members of a family who stole £500,000 worth of jewellery… 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… a thread...
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You find me at the Kitchen Table of Crime writing up some of today's court cases, and I've come across the phrase "… @Europol report on the links between organised crime and corruption in sport. @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… his chops on something or other, Robert Probert took a knife to a garden party at his ex's house in Waunarlwydd… interesting exchange between a judge and prosecution barrister during a case earlier today at Derby Crown: J: "A…
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺You may remember that burglary conspiracy trial from Swansea Crown last year. Well, despite stealing getting on for… @StudyUWTSD Nice are in the fifth sentencing of the day here at Swansea Crown, and it is the third case with a defendant with men… Park Tycoch. Judges at the Court of Appeal found the convictions of these members of the Huddersfield grooming gang we…
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…’m glad I did that explainer about what the law means but part of me wishes i’d just done this
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… Tory party sure does love Russian money. Image have revealed their version of the Prime Minister. They have also done one of me.
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This is the most fooled a goalkeeper has ever been by a free-kick taker giving the raised arm signal as though he’s…
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺A 39-year-old pedestrian is in hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run in Pontypridd. paedophile took pictures of himself abusing a five-year-old boy. to the numbnuts who did this to Gelligaer Common, which is not just a beautiful spot high above the… Nick Knowles fella off of the telly is bringing the DIY SOS team back to Swansea to build a new home for the b… only there had been some sign, some hint, between 1992 and 2020 that Iain Duncan Smith doesn't really know what…
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Brain's is selling The George pub in Mumbles to a "local entrepreneur", saying an "independent offering" is needed… fish, no gravy or curry. Not even a rissole. This is a true political scandal.
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺 @zaichishka Love it!There really is no beginning to this man's integrity. He voted for the WA.
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Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺We now go over live to Brexit.
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Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Three people rescued from the water after being found clinging to a small boat off Broughton Bay on Gower. the dog will never be the same! 🤣🤣🤣
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Watch out folks, the junction of Vivian Road, Broadway, Lon Cadog, Townhill Road, and Cockett Road - up in the badl… @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.
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺This week’s guest brew at the Kitchen Table of Crime comes all the way from Pontypridd Market, @CortileCoffee Welsh… who have been enduring the Desk of Crime / Kitchen Table of Crime for a while may remember him from last year… are appealing for information on the whereabouts of 54-year-old Paul Newall from Swansea who is wanted in c… science graduate from Pembrokeshire caught dealing in cocaine, ketamine, and LSD. man who died after getting into trouble in the sea off Abermaw / Barmouth on Sunday has been named as Jonathan… in Swansea are appealing for information after teenage girl was sexually assaulted by a man dressed in black… for whom a legal anorak is more than just a way of keeping dry on the walk to court may be interested to know… join me at Swansea Crown where a defendant, when asked whether he was pleading guilty or not guilty, responds w…
Retweeted by Jason Evans 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇪🇺Greater Manchester declares a “major incident” in response to increasing coronavirus infections (Via ⁦…
Thread ⬇️, 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… for a new leisure centre and library on the former Wilko / multi-storey car park / magistrates court site in… @_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… people are in hospital - one in a serious condition - after being rescued from the sea off Abermaw / Barmouth… ➡️ Overnight curfew introduced in Melbourne in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus. far the bestselling VBP top - says it all. Free UK postage all weekend, by the way
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A child has been taken to hospital after apparently jumping into the Blue Lagoon at Abereiddi in Pembrokeshire. The good folk of Neath can sleep sounder in their beds tonight knowing John Dobbs has been locked up again.…