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New builds in Wales 'at standstill' due to pollution targets

Phosphate pollution targets create "complete impasse" on developments in some areas, builders say.
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Coronavirus live news: US launches $3.2bn virus treatment program; England opens vaccines to all adults

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern gets Pfizer vaccine; England opens vaccines to all over 18s from Friday; new US program will focus on development of antiviral pillsUK’s green list update will be ‘cautious’, insiders warnPrevious Covid infection may not offer long-term protectionNetherlands offers free pickled herring as Covid jab incentiveMinisters will not tell workers to return to office when lockdown endsSee all our coronavirus coverage 5.56am BST The health service in England w...
Tags: England, Wales, Scotland, White House, US, World news, Britain, United States, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Astrazeneca, Boris Johnson, Pfizer, Public Health England, Anthony Fauci

Tokyo 2020: 'Going to Olympics with your other half is incredibly special'

Wales and Great Britain hockey players Sarah Jones and Leah Wilkinson say they cannot wait to go to Tokyo 2020 together after all but giving up hope of ever reaching an Olympic Games.
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Covid: Disruption to surgery 'will affect millions'

There were 1.5 million fewer procedures in 2020 than expected, a study in England and Wales suggests.
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New builds in Wales 'at standstill' due to pollution targets

Phosphate pollution targets create "complete impasse" on developments in some areas, builders say.
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Ministers apologise to rape victims and promise overhaul of system

Charities welcome apology but say plans to reform rape prosecutions in England and Wales lack urgencyMinisters have apologised unreservedly to rape victims, saying they are “deeply ashamed” that thousands of survivors have been failed on the government’s watch, as they pledged an overhaul of the criminal justice system.A long-awaited government review into a precipitous decline in rape prosecutions promises sweeping reform of how cases are handled in England and Wales, including targets for the ...
Tags: England, Crime, Law, Wales, Police, Society, UK News, Rape and sexual assault

Creative masterclass: Substitutes De Bruyne & Hazard make history in Belgium’s win over Denmark

Belgium stars Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard emerged from the bench this evening, to guide their side to a key victory over Denmark. KDB decides it Roberto Martinez’s men were back in action a short time ago. The Red Devils made the trip to Copenhagen, for a Group B showdown with Denmark.Belgium of course headed into proceedings as heavy favourites, on the back of a comfortable 3-0 victory over Russia in their Euro 2020 opener at the weekend.And, when all was said and done at Parken Stadium, th...
Tags: Wales, Russia, Sport, Soccer, Manchester City, Ronaldo, Belgium, Denmark, Eden Hazard, Roberto Martinez, Copenhagen, Christian Eriksen, Thibaut Courtois, Man City, Red Devils, Kevin De Bruyne

Daniel James: Wales have nothing to fear against Italy, says Man Utd winger

Winger Daniel James says Wales have "nothing to fear" in their final Euro 2020 group match against Group A leaders Italy in Rome on Sunday.
Tags: News, Wales, Rome, Italy, Man Utd, Daniel James, Group A

Conservative former minister hired by Singapore firm owning £500 million property empire leased to the UK government

Alun Cairns arrives in Downing Street in London on March 14, 2019. Getty EXCLUSIVE: Former Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns takes job with firm owning £500 million of UK government buildings. Cairns met with the firm while he was Secretary of State for Wales to discuss "investment opportunities." The opposition Labour Party accuse Cairns of using his position "to enrich himself". See more stories on Insider's business page. A Conservative Member of Parliament and former minister in the UK g...
Tags: UK, London, Wales, Singapore, Trends, Ministry Of Defence, Labour, Tory, Downing Street, Labour Party, Cairns, State, Dwp, EPC, Acoba, Department of Work and Pensions DWP

Wales handed Italian boost as Chiellini ruled out

Chiellini ruled out of Wales clash Wales have been handed a significant boost ahead of their final group B game with Italy as it has emerged that Giorgio Chiellini will miss the game.The Welsh are unbeaten in their two group games so far, drawing with Switzerland before easing to a 2-0 win over Turkey that has effectively sent them through to the knockout rounds.However, Italy are the side to beat. The Azzuri have taken six points from a possible six, scoring six goals without reply so far, and ...
Tags: Wales, Sport, Turkey, Bbc, Soccer, Italy, Switzerland, Finland, Juventus, Lazio, Azzurri, Giorgio Chiellini, Chiellini, Francesco Acerbi, Ukraine Austria Russia

Cory Hill: Wales replace forward for summer Tests over proposed move abroad

Wales replace Cory Hill with Matthew Screech for this summer's Tests after the lock informed Cardiff Blues of a desire to join a team outside Wales.
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Injured Italy captain Chiellini targets return for last 16

Rome (AFP) – Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini looks set to miss Sunday’s final Euro 2020 Group A game against Wales with a muscle injury but could be fit for the last 16, sources in the... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Wales, Sport, Rome, Soccer, Italy, Afp, Giorgio Chiellini, Chiellini

Covid-19: No major Wales unlocking before July and masks at Ascot Ladies Day

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday evening.
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Euro 2020: Who could Wales face in the last 16?

Who are the potential opponents for Wales if they reach the last 16 of Euro 2020.
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Caerphilly: Plans to renovate Wales' biggest castle

Caerphilly Castle is to receive a £5m makeover, Cadw announces
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Mancini Believes Italy Can Win Euro 2020

Roberto Mancini insists Italy can win Euro 2020 after they became the first side to reach the knockout stage after Manuel Locatelli’s double and Ciro Immobile’s late strike sealed a dominant 3-0 win over Switzerland in Rome. They returned to the top of Group A, after Wales’ 2-0 win over Turkey, following a 10th straight win without conceding. Mancini said: “In the European Championship there’s France, Portugal and Belgium – one of those are world champions, another are European champions and th...
Tags: Europe, Wales, Sport, Turkey, Rome, Soccer, Italy, Serie A, World Cup, Switzerland, Belgium, Tickets, Roberto Mancini, Sassuolo, Ciro Immobile, Mancini

Gareth Bale's Wales lowdown - top joker, worst dressed... and best golfer?

Gareth Bale gives us lowdown on who in the Wales camp is the best dresser, top funnyman and best of the golfers.
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Real determination to set up freeport in Wales, says minister

Simon Hart pledges to "force jobs and prosperity on Wales" if Welsh ministers oppose creating one.
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The “absolutely mad” opponents that Wales could face even by finishing second in their Euro group

Wales’ back-to-back Euro dream Wales were able to overcome some late pressure after a Gareth Bale penalty miss to secure a 2-0 victory over Turkey and effectively guarantee their place in the last 16 of the European Championships.Channelling their inner 2016 selves, Wales have been impressive so far in the tournament earning a draw against a tough Switzerland side before unleashing their full potential against Turkey with both Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey combining throughout.Ramsey spoke of his...
Tags: England, London, Wales, Russia, Sport, Turkey, Ukraine, Austria, Soccer, Italy, Portugal, Switzerland, Azerbaijan, Juventus, Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey

Euro 2020: What do Wales need to reach last 16?

BBC Sport Wales looks at Wales' Euro 2020 path to the last 16 after Robert Page's side moved within touching distance with a thrilling win over Turkey.
Tags: News, Wales, Bbc, Sport Wales, Robert Page

Woman in south Wales saw husband and son killed by buffalo, inquest hears

Ralph and Peter Jump, 57 and 19, were fatally injured by bull Yolo on family farmA woman watched helplessly as her husband and son were killed by a water buffalo on their family farm in south Wales, an inquest heard on Thursday.Ralph Jump, 57, and his son Peter, 19, were fatally injured by the bull, named Yolo, on the farm, which the family rented for their sustainable business making luxury soap from buffalo milk. Continue reading...
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Covid: No major lockdown easing in Wales expected before July

Six people meeting inside private homes is one Covid rule easing that will be pushed back in Wales.
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Caerphilly Castle: £5m makeover announced by Cadw

Caerphilly Castle is one of three restoration projects in Wales to get funding.
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Bale, Ramsey re-kindle spirit of 2016

Baku (AFP) – Five years after starring as Wales reached the semi-finals of Euro 2016 Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey re-discovered their best form in Wednesday’s mature 2-0 win over Turkey. Juventus midfielder Ramsey, 30,... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Wales, Sport, Soccer, Gareth Bale, Aaron Ramsey, Afp, Ramsey, Baku, Bale Ramsey, Turkey Juventus

Wales summer Tests to be shown live on BBC Wales and S4C

Wales' three summer internationals in July against Canada and Argentina will be shown live on BBC Wales and S4C.
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Euro 2020: WhatsApp chats and wallcharts - Ashley Williams on why Euro 2020 starts here for Wales

Former Wales captain and BBC Sport columnist Ashley Williams says he can't help feeling excited about who Rob Page's side could get in Euro 2020's last 16 even though they are not definitely through yet.
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Thunderstorm weather warning cancelled by Met Office

Heavy rain and storms had been predicted by forecasters in parts of Wales on Thursday.
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Under-20 Six Nations: Players must learn to win in Wales shirt, says Ioan Cunningham

Head coach Ioan Cunningham says Wales' youngsters must "learn how to win in a Welsh shirt" during the 2021 Under-20 Six Nations.
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Euro 2020 Days 5&6 - Ten More Hit the Onion Bag

Hungary 0:3 PortugalThe first full house of the Euros was in Budapest as 61,000 packed the Puskas Arena, but the Hungarian heirs to the Mighty Magyars flopped 0:3 at home to Portugal in Group F.Whatever the wisdom of such a mass event at a time of rising infections and variants, the sight and sound of a full football stadium was undeniably tasty. It is easy to forget this tournament is unique in [Author: [email protected] (Unknown)]
Tags: Wales, France, Germany, Russia, Sport, Budapest, Hungary, Soccer, Italy, Portugal, Gareth Bale, Roberto Mancini, Kylian Mbappe, Cristano Ronaldo, Manuel Locatelli, Euro 2020

Italy cruise into Euro 2020 last 16 as Wales close on knockouts

Paris (AFP) – Italy became the first team to reach the knockout stage of Euro 2020 as midfielder Manuel Locatelli scored twice in a 3-0 win over Switzerland in Rome on Wednesday, while Wales moved to the brink of joining them by beating Turkey. The Azzurri, now unbeaten in 29 matches and having won their last 10 games without conceding a goal, sit first in Group A and are guaranteed a top-two finish and last-16 berth. “We played well, we wanted to win at all costs,” Italy coach Roberto Mancini ...
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