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One of Europe's largest wakeboarding and music festivals comes to a close tonight in Penrhos - to a resounding success according to festivalgoers Thousands of people will stay up late to enjoy the headliners on the main stage of the Wakestock Gwyl y Mor festival held on three sites in Abersoch , Penrhos and the marina at Pwllheli , Llyn.
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The world's largest underground trampoline has been unveiled in a cave in Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales.
Caernarfon Show tries hard to live up to its billing at the North Wales Show but last Saturday little effort was needed: a showground which is bracketed by Snowdonia's mountains and the sparkling Menai Strait, revelled in a day of perfect weather.
An independent brewery in Wales has won a two-year battle to be allowed to mark its glasses as Welsh "peints", rather than pints.
The family of Kevin Haddock were laying flowers at the scene of the fatal crash when another two cars collided The grieving family of a dead biker were lucky to escape with their lives after two cars crashed just as they were laying flowers at an accident blackspot.
The first day of Wakestock , near Pwllheli, got underway with a wakeboarding display in the sun at Glasfryn Wake Park.
Christopher Wyn Griffiths, 27, was given an 18 month suspended sentence after he turned up at the home of Kevin Parry 'without reason' A "blind-drunk" man turned up at a family's home, smashed their door with a garden bench before punching the owner in his face.
Two rallies were held across the region with speeches denouncing the UK Government's approach to public sector pay, pensions and conditions Organisers said they were not disappointed by the relatively low turnout as pickets were in place at council buildings in Ruthin, Llangefni, Caernarfon, Mold and Wrexham and across the region.
A dance group may have to cancel opening Rowen Carnival this weekend as a result of cuts to bus services.
Andrew Griffiths of Corwen could offer no explanation on why he phoned 999, pretending to be injured on the moors between Ruthin and Wrexham A man who wasted thousands of pounds and more than 90 hours of emergency service time on a hoax rescue call has been given a suspended jail sentence.
The 58-year-old from Lostock Gralam is planning to walk 130 miles from Pwllheli in north Wales to Mobberley Victory Hall in September.
Watching the wakeboarding one minute - dancing to Clean Bandit the next. This unique festival combines sport with some of the biggest names in the music industry.
Elfed Williams is is taking part in the marathon Cerddwn Ymlaen walk after crews helped to save the life of his son Tomos A grateful father is walking through the pain barrier to raise money for the Wales Air Ambulance crew that helped save his son's life.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 01:46 pm
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