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updated Mon. March 27, 2017

He said he was "pretty certain" services would not suffer.
Forget Breaking Bad - when it comes to surreal drug-ring stories truth can be stranger than fiction. And the most bizarre drug tale of all took place 40 years ago in the heart of rural Wales. It's the anniversary of Operation Julie this weekend - one ...
"I appeal to Welsh people to help address the savage drought," he messaged me. "There are strong historic and contemporary links between Somaliland and Wales, Every member of the Welsh Somali community has friends and relatives suffering. Every little ...
Wales Air Ambulance have been on the scene after a car overturned on a busy main road.
Campaigners single out six areas in the area in need of Welsh-medium schoolsn.
Four health boards which are due to see their overall budget deficits triple in size will not be bailed out, the Welsh government says.
THE memory of a prospective councillor who died suddenly last year will be kept alive thanks to her fellow Labour Party members. Wales will take a leap forward in its services for gender identity after friends of Lily Summers pushed through a motion in ...
Three suspects wanted in connection with the murder of a Welsh couple in South Africa are arrested.
Wales' connection to what became Lackawanna County dates to more than 185 years ago, when Welsh families first arrived in this area of Northeast Pennsylvania to mine anthracite coal.
Demos said with more than 60% of exports from Wales going to the EU, it would be the most-affected of the nations and English regions by potential tariffs.
SOUTH Wales, N.Y. -- The power was back on for almost all of Western New Work Sunday night at 11 p.m., with less than 150 homes still without electricity following Wednesday's windstorm.
Assuming you're allowed in anywhere... whilst entry was free, we were disappointed that the entirety of the castle (excluding the Royal Welsh Fusiliers museum) was closed to public access. No turrets, no walkways, none of the other miscellaneous buildings.
The organisers of the Commonwealth Games baton relay have revealed the route for the Welsh leg of its journey to the sporting spectacular in 2018.
Welsh government finance Secretary Mark Drakeford AM said: "Preserving and enhancing the marine and coastal environment in Wales and Ireland for economic prosperity and enjoyment by current and future generations is of vital importance.
When the horses line up for the Pertemps Hurdle Final at the world famous Cheltenham Festival on Thursday, among them will be a horse given to a pub ...
THE Seven Bridge is currently closed to all westbound traffic.
The voting system is "archaic" and needs to be changed to re-engage the public, the Electoral Reform Society Cymru has said.
One petition called for the National Assembly for Wales to put pressure on the BBC and the Eurovision Song Contest to ditch the United Kingdom entry in favour of a standalone Welsh one (along with separate English, Scottish and Northern Irish entries ...
I mean, don't get me wrong, there was racism, and it was difficult but you felt like you were part of something bigger than yourself.
Van owners, Daniel Thomas and James Jones arrive at car parks across North Wales where they remain for around five hours each night.
Across Wales as a whole 3,682 patients were admitted with sepsis mentioned within their primary diagnosis, also the highest figure since national records were first published in 2005/06 and 11% up on the previous year.
South Wales police is investigating, with officers having been called to the scene just before 3.30am. A spokesman for the Wales Ambulance Service confirmed that they had attended an incident outside the Dragon Hotel. He said: "A patient was taken to ...
But the Welsh government and Gwynedd Council have funded restoration and it will re-open this month on the 11-mile path between Bangor and Bethesda.
Welsh Conference continues this morning. There are more spokespeople Q and A sessions along with a debate on future relations with the EU.
"The Welsh government can help build a convention hall down Celtic Manor . Why are they looking at things like that when they have got people like us and the position we're in.
... that time and recognise him? Please contact North Wales police. The second picture shows a heavy-set man with a shaven head, wearing gloves next to a car.
The Port of Milford Haven supports 5,000 Welsh jobs and is Wales' largest port. It is home to five major marine terminals as well as one of Europe's largest and most efficient power plants.
The Welsh government has vetoed the preferred candidate to represent Wales on the new BBC Board. The members for England and Scotland were confirmed on Thursday.
police cells in Gwynedd are closing after it emerges they cost more to house people than a luxury hotel.
A total of 4% of Wales's council-maintained bridges were deemed unfit to carry the biggest HGVs "routinely seen on the country's roads".
Concern has been raised that psychology GCSE will not be available to Welsh medium education students next year. Wales' main exam body, the WJEC, decided last year to stop offering the course in either English or Welsh due to a low uptake. Regulating ...
The keen snapper, who started off taking pictures of his cat, has visited a number of picturesque Welsh locations, including Cwmorthin Slate Quarry, Ystradfellte waterfalls, Dinorwic Slate Quarry, Talcre Beach in Flintshire, Nash Point, Lakes Vyrnwy ...
Every Welsh football fan would have loved to have been at the film premiere of Don't Take Me Home. But Owen could not wait to leave.
The Welsh Liberal Democrats will show they are "the champions of community politics", their leader has said. Mark Williams was speaking ahead of the party's spring conference in Swansea this weekend.
Cowbridge in Vale of Glamorgan is named as the "best place to live in Wales" in an annual guide by the Sunday Times.
Visitors to Cardiff are being urged to plan ahead as a sell-out crowd of 74,000 is expected at the Principality Stadium on Friday night.
To be fair we're more used to the rain than to boiling temperatures or Arctic blasts in Wales. So when we head off on our "holibobs" you can't blame people for stripping down to their vest and flip-flops (or the odd Iceland carrier bag ). It's like we ...
Wales could soon face a loneliness epidemic among older people, a leading charity has warned. Age Cymru says isolation is a daily reality in Wales, with 75,000 people said to be "always or often" lonely. As part of a new campaign, the charity has ...
Reading the report in the Echo regarding yobs throwing stones at trains and smashing the windows had me remembering my own experience when I worked for the old British Rail from 1962 to 1981.
To celebrate the historic fixtures - Lincoln City will play Burnley on Saturday, February 18 while Sutton United will play Arsenal on Monday, February 20.
Met Office meteorologist Steven Keates said: "It will reach up to 16-17C in areas downwind, east of the Welsh mountains, the Midlands and southern England.
There have been over 6504 incidents of people deliberately starting fires over a 12 month period in Wales. The figures cover all three of the fire services in ...
The jury heard student Xixi Bi, 24, suffered massive bruising all over her body and fractures to her jaw and ribs after arguing with Jordan Matthews in the flat they shared in Cardiff, South Wales. The court heard a weapon similar to a steel rod was used.






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