Wales News:

How Windrush generation in Wales overcame discrimination
…Members of the Windrush generation in Wales have spoken about how they overcame… discrimination. People who settled in Wales in the 1960s were interviewed as part of an 18… racism, but she feels things have changed a lot in 44 years in Wales. "The patients…


Wales completes £800m order for 148 new trains
Wales has placed an £800m order for 148 "longer, quieter" trains, with air con… a £5bn bid Wales' rail and Metro franchise to be run by KeolisAmey in May to run rail… services in Wales and the new South Wales Metro for 15 years. Spanish firm CAF has won…


Campaign aims to reduce HGV bridge strikes in Wales
…Lorry drivers in Wales have been urged to double-check the heights… in Wales and borders have been hit 128 times since April 2017. It has launched…. Bethan Jelfs of Arriva Trains Wales said: "Bridge strikes can cause huge…


Wales' National Velodrome will be renamed after Geraint Thomas
Wales' National Velodrome will be renamed in honour of Tour de France champion… the Geraint Thomas National Velodrome of Wales. In July, Thomas became the third Briton… generation of cyclists in South Wales. "It's a fantastic facility for riders of all ages…


Rise in type 2 diabetes in young people in England and Wales
… in England and Wales has gone up from 507 to 715 in four years, new figures show. More…


A-levels: More improvement at top grades in Wales
… subjects under reformed A-levels in Wales, following on from changes in 13 subjects… last year. alevelwales2_aug18 It means that performance at A* to A in Wales… behind over several years. Wales is also outperforming the rest of the UK…


Woodland Trust says green spaces in Wales 'under threat'
…Ancient woodlands in Wales are under threat from infrastructure developments… for Wales, which recognises the importance of ancient and semi-natural woodlands and how… threatened woodland in four areas of Wales: Leadbrook Wood, also known as Oakenholt Wood…


Sewer blockage warning in Wales after dry spell
…People across Wales have been warned to be "especially cautious" about what…


New South Wales battles dozens of winter bushfires
… erupted across drought-stricken New South Wales (NSW). Almost 80 fires were burning…


Unemployment in Wales falls slightly to 4.3%
…Unemployment fell between April and June to 4.3% in Wales, according…. In Wales 74.2% of 16 to 64-year-olds are in work. Compared with a year ago…, research done for BBC Wales suggests typical household incomes in Wales have risen…