Wales News:

Hurricane Ophelia: Travel disruption continues across Wales
…More travel disruption is expected across Wales following Hurricane Ophelia… as it brought strong gusts of wind to Wales . A number of roads remain closed on Tuesday… reopened. Arriva Trains Wales said it has suspended services between Pwllheli…


Torfaen care leavers' council tax exemption could be Wales first
…Torfaen council could become the first in Wales to exempt all care leavers from… Wales, 13 said they do not currently offer such an exemption, although Gwynedd said… bags on the floor." The Children's Commissioner for Wales, Sally Holland, said…


House prices in Wales lower than 2007, study reveals
…Average house prices in 90% of council wards in Wales are lower than 10 years… in Wales was now at £174,319 compared with a peak of £170,142 in October of 2007… here is housing and jobs," he said. "Other parts of Wales, possible employment…


'Teething problems' for new GWR train to Wales
…A new high-speed train has arrived in Wales - after a morning marred… years. The first service to Wales was supposed to leave London for Cardiff at 08:15…


'One in five rivers' in Wales polluted by sewage - WWF
…Nearly one in five rivers in Wales is polluted with sewage, affecting wildlife… provided by Natural Resources Wales and England's Environment Agency as part…% of rivers in England and Wales were affected. Welsh Water had the smallest proportion…


Uber needs stronger regulations in Wales, says Skates
… governing the sector in Wales. Transport Secretary Ken Skates said people should be able… Government officials are weighing up a possible new Wales-based regime for taxis, ahead… said there had not been any specific cases raised in Wales which would "warrant…


Storm Ophelia: Winds could hit 80mph in parts of Wales
…The tail-end of the former hurricane Ophelia will hit Wales later on Monday… between Wales and Ireland have already been cancelled - with a stronger amber alerts… in force for Northern Ireland. BBC Wales' Sue Charles looks at what we can expect.…


Opinions sought over beaver reintroduction in Wales
… in recent years and Natural Resources Wales (NRW) is currently considering… in Carmarthenshire. The application has been submitted by Wildlife Trusts Wales… benefits to the Welsh countryside. He told BBC Radio Wales' Eye on Wales programme…


Wales' first black head teacher Betty Campbell dies
Wales' first black head teacher Betty Campbell has died at the age of 82, her… father and Welsh Barbadian mother. Speaking to BBC Wales in 2016, said she read Enid… figure, councillor, also Wales' first black headmistress," he said. "She was also…


Wales' coal mining heritage remembered in new album
…A new music album is reminding future generations about Wales' coal mining…