Wales News:

Police appeal to prevent illegal raves in west Wales
… the countryside in Wales. Illegal parties frighten residents, harm wildlife and damage… Wales said the impact of illegal raves on forests, such as Halfway Forest near…


M4 Prince of Wales Bridge crash driver released
…A crash on the M4's Prince of Wales Bridge caused "total carnage", leading…


Women's cycling race to 'showcase' Wales to world
…The best women cyclists in the world will help "showcase" Wales to a global… audience this summer. For the first time, Wales is to host two stages… and sport, said: "The route will be an excellent showcase for Wales' amazing landscapes…


Unemployment rises again in Wales
…Unemployment rose in Wales between December and February while in the UK… in Wales were unemployed, which is 6,000 more than in the previous three months. UK… that there were 12,000 fewer people employed in Wales between December and January. North east…


'High workloads' affect probation officers in Wales
…Staff shortages means some probation officers in Wales face unacceptably high… in Wales said it was taking action, including recruiting staff to fill vacancies, which… and enthusiastic staff. The supervision of nearly 7,000 high-risk offenders in Wales was done…


Sport in Wales creates society benefits 'worth £3.4bn'
… research commissioned by Sport Wales. It estimated that £1.2bn "invested" in sport… that cannot normally be given a financial value. The Wales version of this formula… is being used by public bodies like Sport Wales to put a value on their work…


Mountain fires: Crews battled several blazes in Wales
…Firefighters have battled two large grass fires on mountains overnight, which were spread quickly by strong winds. Crews were at blazes on Maerdy mountain, Rhondda Cynon Taff, where 88 hectares of the mountainside were well alight on…


How much does it cost to mend one of Wales' oldest piers?
…One of Wales' oldest Victorian piers is in need of alternative funding to pay…


Miss Wales: Is the pageant fit for purpose in 2019?
…Entry rules for the Miss Wales pageant are "outdated" and "not fit for the 21st…


Miss Wales pageant entry rules 'not fit for 21st Century'
…Is the Miss Wales pageant fit for purpose? Entry rules for the Miss Wales…, of the Women's Equality Network (WEN) Wales said entry rules were "not fit for the 21st… added there were other pageants available if women fell outside of the Miss Wales