Wales News:

Wales farm subsidy replacement plans to be delayed
… to overhaul the way Wales' bus network is regulated. Ministers want to give councils…, with another promised for the autumn. Farmers in Wales would be offered money to carry out… with a new law on replacing the EU's environmental protections. It is unclear if Wales


'Holiday hunger' fears of food bank charity in Wales
… in Wales are counting how they will pay the increased food bills. Food banks in Wales…, a charity that runs the majority of food banks in Wales, has said 4,137 emergency food… of the most deprived parts of Wales are also trying to help families during the holiday…


Broadband: The last school in Wales to get fast internet
… begun. Their school is the last in Wales without broadband. But not for long… of it for Wales," Ms James said. "The other aspects of the rural gigabit connectivity…


Shops in Wales faced worst June in 20 years, retail figures show
… in Wales' high streets and retail centres. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) said… Jones. "Whilst these concerns are seen across the UK, Wales seems to be especially… hit by this," added the consortium's head of policy in Wales. Out-of-town retail…


Sun cream: Children 'getting sunburnt' in Wales schools
…. There is no blanket guidance to keep children protected and councils in Wales say it is up…, there isn't one. Most councils which responded to BBC Wales said it was up to individual…." Public Health Wales provides advice as part of the Healthy Schools Framework, which…


Cancer survival improvements slow down in Wales
…The improvement in cancer survival in Wales is slowing down, according to new… investigation. Dr Dyfed Wyn Huws, director of WCISU - part of Public Health Wales - said… at the same rate as we have seen in the past," he said. "In Wales, and the UK more widely…


Waiting lists: NI woman's 'life changed' by move to Wales
… has improved "immeasurably" since she moved to Wales to access shorter medical…' In England, waiting lists are much shorter than in Northern Ireland. Even in Wales… "unrecognisable" from that which she received in Northern Ireland. "In Wales, they immediately…


Wales history: Industrial heritage stories from five key sites
…From Blaenavon ironworks to Pontcysyllte aqueduct, Wales is famous for its… it for future generations. Here, we look at the stories behind some of Wales' lesser-known… industrial sites. 1. World War Two munitions site, Monmouthshire Wales may be known…


Ken Owens: Wales and Scarlets hooker receives honorary fellowship
Wales hooker Ken Owens has received an honorary fellowship by the University… of Wales Trinity Saint David. The 32-year-old Scarlets captain has won 64 caps… for Wales and played in two British and Irish Lions Tests. He follows Llanelli greats…


Wales football manager Jayne Ludlow gets university fellowship
Wales football manager Jayne Ludlow has received a fellowship from… the University of South Wales (USW). Ludlow, 40, guided Wales to the brink of qualification… to women's football in Wales awarded an MBE for services to women's football in Wales