Wales News:

Premature baby born in Vietnam arrives home in Wales
… back in Wales. Aurelia, the daughter of Jessica Jones, from Borth y Gest near…


Wales fly-tipping fixed penalty move to be approved
… costs. Receipts from FPNs issued by Natural Resources Wales will be paid to Welsh…


Wales Christmas drink and drug campaign: 550 arrested
… the Christmas period. The all-Wales Christmas drink and drug driving campaign saw 7,671… tested between 1 December and 1 January. South Wales Police tested the most - more… than 3,500 - with 179 alcohol arrests, while North Wales Police made the most drug…


Puppy and kitten pet shop sales could be banned in Wales
…The sale of puppies and kittens through pet shops would be banned in Wales… under plans being put out to consultation. Wales' rural affairs minister Lesley… of puppies and kittens bred in Wales." She said banning commercial third-party sales "may…


North Wales Police: Taser training for 100 extra officers
…A further 100 police officers are to be trained to use Tasers, North Wales… in attacks across the area. The move has been welcomed by the North Wales Police… disable a suspect. They were first used by police forces in England and Wales in 2003…


Private probation firms in Wales and south west in administration
…Private firms which manage thousands of offenders in Wales and south west… years ago. Working Links was given the contract for Wales, as well as Avon… and Somerset and Devon and Cornwall. Probation services face radical overhaul in Wales


National Broadcast Archive for Wales: £1m agreed for Aberystwyth project
…A row over funding for a £9m National Broadcast Archive for Wales has been… settled, after ministers agreed to back the project. The National Library of Wales… of talks between the library, BBC Wales and Welsh Government, have been agreed…


Public bodies in Wales urged to 'think local'
… on grants to big corporations and foreign firms to move into Wales. The deputy economy…-buying service scrapped Loss-making bulk-buying service scrapped Lessons from Wales…' poorest estate Lessons from Wales' poorest estate Struggles and opportunity…


Natural Resources Wales: more accounts issues possible
Wales' troubled environment watchdog may see further problems with its accounts… into a controversy over timber contracts at Natural Resources Wales (NRW). The report by audit… the assembly's climate committee that further criticism of NRW's accounts by the Wales Audit…


Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales
…Thousands of criminals in England and Wales will be tagged with GPS trackers… to be. Around 60,000 offenders currently wear these standard tags in England and Wales… tags, which cost £9 a day, will be rolled out everywhere in England and Wales from…