WHEN Jeff Hill and his partner bought a brand new house, they thought everything would be domestic bliss.

But their stay on Pleasant Close in Pontllanfraith was anything but pleasant, as a series of problems and defects blighted their lives for almost a year.

Mr Hill, 34, a supervisor at a food manufacturing factory, and his partner Libby Lewis, 26, a food technologist, moved in to their new £180,000 three-bedroom terraced town house exactly a year ago this week.

But soon after they arrived at the George Wimpey development at Nant y Llwyd, things started to go wrong.

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