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Six Nations 2019: Back Leigh Halfpenny ruled out of Wales’ opener with France

Wales back Leigh Halfpenny has not played since suffering concussion in November’s win over Australia Six Nations: France v Wales Venue: Stade de France, Paris Date: Friday, 1 February Kick-off: 20:00 GMT Coverage: Live on…

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Wales disability support cuts: Carers experiencing ‘real distress’

Image caption Jayne Newman cares for her brother Tommy in Newport A woman who cares for her severely disabled brother has said funding cuts have negatively affected her life, as pressure to change the system…


NHS Wales agency staff costs spiral to cover vacancies

Image copyright PA Image caption Auditor general Adrian Crompton wants NHS Wales to “continue to bring down and control” costs Spending on agency staff to cover NHS vacancies has risen markedly over the last few…


Size of Wales: Why is it used as a unit of measurement?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption You’re going to need a calculator for this one… When you think of Wales, what comes to mind? Land of song? Rugby? Or a useful tool for measuring everything…


Warren Gatland awaiting ‘concrete’ job offers as Wales tenure draws to close

Warren Gatland will aim to sign off his last Six Nations campaign as Wales coach with a fourth title Warren Gatland says he has had no firm job offers as he nears the end of…


Wales: Ryan Giggs’ side to host Belarus in September friendly

Wales beat Belarus 1-0 in 2001 in their last meeting in Cardiff, with John Hartson scoring the winner Wales will play an international friendly at home against Belarus on Tuesday, 10 September. This will be…


Met Office issues yellow weather warning for Wales

Image copyright Met Office / Getty Images Image caption The Met Office said there could be snow on higher ground Motorists have been warned to care on the roads on Tuesday with ice predicted for…


Wales Coast Path: Dangers from erosion and overgrown bushes

Image copyright Mother Goose Films Image caption Strumble Head is a rocky headland off Pencaer that forms part of the path Thousands of points along the Wales Coast Path could be lost to coastal erosion…


Single-use coffee cups: Wales urged to bring in ‘latte levy’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption City to Sea said its research showed big public support for a “latte levy” A “latte levy” on disposable coffee cups should be introduced in Wales to reduce waste,…


800-calorie diet trial to tackle diabetes in north Wales

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPat Andrews said the diet had offered her a “lifeline” A woman deemed at risk of developing type 2 diabetes has been given a clean bill of…


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