Councillor Steve Cocks's Posts
A tale with a Happy Ending

A tale with a Happy Ending

With Mr P on a visit to Lodge Hill shops on a mobility scooter  Mr P is 88 years old and recently lost the ability to drive a car due to his eyesight. He possesses an electric mobility scooter. Mr P invited me to accompany him on a visit to the shops. We first...

Cost of Living Crisis, Help & Advice.

Cost of Living Crisis, Help & Advice.

The feedback on the Caerleon cost of living crisis meeting, held on Saturday 1 October, was very positive. The aim of the meeting was to make local people aware of the help and support available in meeting the challenge of rising inflation and the surge in the cost of...

War Graves in St Cadoc’s Churchyard, Caerleon

War Graves in St Cadoc’s Churchyard, Caerleon

Progress in gaining recognition for World War 1 and 2 servicemen buried in the churchyard At the beginning of 2022 there were two war graves in St Cadoc’s churchyard. Sergeant William Thornton Friskney served in the Monmouthshire Regiment. He enlisted in October 1914,...