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'Brexit gap' over wildlife protection is looming

Wales risks losing 80% of the laws that protect its environment with no plans in place, charities warn.
Tags: News, Wales


Six Nations 2019: Inspirational play reduced Wales duo to tears, says George North

Wales wing George North says Robin McBryde and Ken Owens were emotional after the squad watched a play about former Wales and Lions centre Ray Gravell.
Tags: News, Wales, Lions, George North, Ken Owens, Robin McBryde


'You are hated there' - what's it like when England play Wales in Cardiff?

England will face a hostile atmosphere in Cardiff on Saturday - and it starts with the journey from the hotel to the stadium.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Cardiff


Ex-football captain Terry gives pep talk for England rugby stars

England's rugby players are given a pep talk by former footballer John Terry before the crunch Six Nations clash with Wales in Cardiff.
Tags: England, News, Wales, John Terry, Terry


Wales v England: John Terry gives pep talk to Eddie Jones' team

England's rugby players are given a pep talk by former footballer John Terry before the crunch Six Nations clash with Wales in Cardiff.
Tags: England, News, Wales, John Terry, Eddie Jones


Six Nations 2019: Leigh Halfpenny not ruled out of England game

Full-back Leigh Halfpenny has not been ruled out of Wales' Six Nations match with England, with fly-half Dan Biggar also being monitored.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Leigh Halfpenny, Dan Biggar


Wales' employment rate rises five times faster than UK

The proportion of people working in Wales has risen five times faster than the rate for the UK overall.
Tags: UK, News, Wales


Wales v England: Maro Itoje ruled out of Six Nations showdown

Second row Maro Itoje is ruled out of England's Six Nations showdown with Wales on Saturday because of his knee injury.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Maro Itoje


Women's Six Nations: Wales make five changes for visit of England

Flanker Alex Callender makes her first start in a Wales team showing five changes against England in the Women's Six Nations.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Alex Callender


Mega lift? Stonehenge pillars were carried 230km over land – research

Archeologists say up to 80 two-ton blocks may have been dragged from Preseli hillsThey are among the most famous and most enigmatic mysteries in all of archaeology: how did neolithic builders, using only stone, wooden and bone tools, carve Stonehenge’s bluestone pillars from the hilltops of western Wales – and how on earth did they transport them more than 230km (143 miles) to Salisbury plain?Now, an excavation has found intriguing new evidence of the method by which the huge stones were chisell...
Tags: Science, Wales, UK News, Archaeology, Stonehenge, Salisbury, Preseli, Pembrokeshire Continue


Why did Stonehenge's massive rocks come from Wales, 180 miles away?

Scientists have discovered the exact location of the quarries where many of Stonehenge's massive stones came from, a new study released Tuesday said.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Wales, Usa Today


Wales's employment rate tops UK average

The rate of people in work in Wales was up to 76.2% - higher than the UK average.
Tags: UK, News, Wales


Puppy and kitten pet shop sales could be banned in Wales

The move would mean buyers would have to deal directly with a breeder or a rehoming centre.
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Premature baby born in Vietnam arrives home in Wales

Aurelia was given a 5% chance of survival but £17,000 was raised to bring her back for treatment.
Tags: News, Wales, Vietnam, Aurelia


Wales fly-tipping fixed penalty move to be approved

People who give their waste to someone "in good faith" who then fly-tips it could be fined £300.
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Daniel James: Another young wing ready to answer Wales prayers

Swansea's Daniel James joins a long list of talented young Wales wingers ready to follow in the considerable footsteps of Gareth Bale.
Tags: News, Wales, Swansea, Daniel James


Six Nations: Leigh Halfpenny and Dan Biggar return to Wales training

Wales full-back Leigh Halfpenny returns to training less than a week before they play England in their crucial Six Nations match.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Leigh Halfpenny, Dan Biggar


£60m free childcare funding approved by Welsh Government

Free childcare for parents of three and four-year olds will be available across Wales by April.
Tags: News, Wales, Welsh Government


Wales Christmas drink and drug campaign: 550 arrested

An all-Wales festive campaign saw more than 7,600 motorists tested with about 7% failing.
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Bid to return Golden and White-tailed eagle species

Golden and White-tailed eagles were driven to extinction in Wales in the 1800s.
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Six Nations: England winger Chris Ashton ruled out of Wales match

Winger Chris Ashton is left out of England's 33-man squad to face Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday with a calf injury.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Chris Ashton


Tesni Evans: Wales' first winner retains her British Squash title

Wales' Tesni Evans retained her British title with a quick-fire victory over Emily Whitlock in Nottingham.
Tags: News, Wales, Emily Whitlock, Tesni Evans, Wales Tesni Evans


Injured England winger Ashton out of Wales match

Winger Chris Ashton is left out of England's 33-man squad to face Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday due to a calf injury.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Chris Ashton, Ashton


Six Nations: England winger Chris Ashton ruled out of Wales match with calf injury

Winger Chris Ashton is left out of England's 33-man squad to face Wales in the Six Nations on Saturday due to a calf injury.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Chris Ashton


Wales vs England: Dan Biggar added to Warren Gatland's injury woes ahead of Six Nations showdown

If the decision not to pick Leigh Halfpenny for Scarlets this weekend clarified Wales’s selection issues ahead of their clash with England, Northampton’s call to play Dan Biggar appears to have done the same. Biggar, the veteran fly-half in contention to wear Wales pivotal No10 jersey against England, aggravated the knee injury he picked up last weekend against Italy and left the field at Franklin’s Gardens on Saturday as a precaution after 20 minutes.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Italy, Warren Gatland, Biggar, Leigh Halfpenny, Dan Biggar, Franklin 's Gardens, England Northampton


Six Nations: Northampton boss Chris Boyd eases Wales worries over Dan Biggar

Northampton boss Chris Boyd plays down an injury worry over Wales fly-half Dan Biggar seven days before they host England in the Six Nations.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Northampton, Dan Biggar, Chris Boyd


Six Nations: Wales injury worry over limping Dan Biggar

Dan Biggar becomes a Wales injury worry seven days before they host England in a crunch Six Nations game.
Tags: England, News, Wales, Dan Biggar


Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales

Electronic GPS tags which track offenders' every movement will be rolled out across England and Wales.
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Electronic GPS tags to track thousands of criminals in England and Wales

Electronic GPS tags which track offenders' every movement will be rolled out across England and Wales.
Tags: UK, England, News, Wales


Llanelli hit by wave of 'county lines' drug gangs

Seaside town an unlikely new market for gangs using teenagers to sell class A drugsA Welsh town has become a “thriving market for class A drugs” due to a surge in “county lines” gangs, a court has heard.The coastal town of Llanelli near Swansea is being targeted by gangs from Birmingham and Liverpool selling drugs like crack and heroin. Continue reading...
Tags: Law, Wales, Drugs, Communities, Society, UK News, Liverpool, Swansea, Young People, Birmingham, Gangs, South Wales Police, Llanelli



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