Wales News:

Wales snow: Parts of Wales dusted with snow overnight
…Cold overnight temperatures have left parts of Wales dusted with snow…


School curriculum overhaul for Wales published
… curriculum for Wales has been published, as schools prepare for a complete overhaul…. The new curriculum for Wales How will the new curriculum work? Education Minister… Qualifications Wales is consulting consulting on "reshaping qualifications to complement…


Wales to bring in smacking ban after assembly vote
…A law banning people in Wales from smacking their children has been passed… the defence of reasonable punishment "is the right thing to do". "The children of Wales… should have the same protection as adults in Wales have." She added: "What we…


Rail: Transport for Wales users 'among least satisfied'
… passengers' opinions of services run by Transport for Wales (TfW) have not improved since… runs services throughout Wales and some cross-border services to England… told BBC Radio Wales Breakfast BBC Radio Wales Breakfast nothing had changed…


Train travel: Cash for new rail - but will Wales get on track?
…Communities across Wales are being encouraged to get on board - and bid… at reversing Beeching closures - including the mid Wales line. However, rail in Wales…' On the railway: 'Best days of my working life' Fifty years of Beeching's cuts in Wales While…


Yellow weather warning for ice in parts of Wales
…A yellow weather warning for ice was in place in areas of Wales. The Met Office…


Air pollution: Call for stricter rules in Wales
…There are calls for Wales to do more to cut air pollution and meet stricter… to poor air quality in south Wales, according to the Centre for Cities. In Cardiff…. "The deadly levels of polluted air in Wales are entirely legal. This needs to change…


Newport Ship could be Wales' answer to the Mary Rose
… ship has "significant potential" to do for Wales what the Mary Rose did… attract up to 150,000 visitors a year to Newport, boosting the south Wales economy…


Brexit: Plaid Cymru switch focus to Wales' future
…Plaid Cymru is now focused on making Brexit work for Wales "as best we can…", according to the party's leader. Adam Price said it had been in Wales' best interests… and flexibilities" for Wales as a result of Brexit. "There's no point in us now rehearsing…


Wales a haven for wildlife - but for how long?
…From slugs to spiders and bees to bottlenose dolphins - Wales is proving… a haven for many species. Its varied landscape and mild climate make Wales among… secrets include a spider only found in Welsh caves, a fly unique to a north Wales