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The IWA Inspire Wales Launch 2014 at City Hall in Cathays Park, Cardiff
The Welsh centre denies Wales are a predictable outfit and says it is up to the players to improve their standards David Russ says Newport has a great deal to look forward to - and here are 12 reasons why the city can play a huge role in Wales' economy The Western Mail is once again joining forces with the Institute of Welsh Affairs to highlight ... (more)
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Patient death prompts inquiry call
Margaret Hoskins's family has received an apology after the 64 year old's care at hospitals in Swansea fell short of standards expected The family of a pensioner who died has demanded an inquiry into all hospitals under the control of a south Wales health board.
Top woman detective inspector and married PC given final warning...
Two senior police officers have been given their final warnings after allegedly being caught having sex in their station while on duty.
South Wales Argus
SCENE: Firefighters on Bryngwyn Road in Six Bells
The 77-year-old woman rescued from the Six Bells blaze is now in a critical condition and has been moved to Morriston Hospital in Swansea.
Cambrian coast railway: A 10m cost of repairs after storm damage
Video special charts the effects of the extreme weather and the work being done to bring the crucial line back into use Work to repair the Cambrian Coast railway line, which was badly damaged in the devastating storms and tidal surges earlier this year, is likely to cost more than A 10m.
Powys County Council reaches dizzy new heights
This must count as the most bizarre government decision in a long time. But from 31 March, Powys County Council will take over the Office for Fair Trading's role as the lead enforcement body for all UK estate agents.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Council tax rise pushes average Powys bill over 1000
WYE residents face a 4.5 percent council tax hike for 2014/15 - sending the average Powys tax bill north of A 1,000 for the first time ever.
Investigation launched into death of worker at Swansea Walkabout
The 20-year-old staff member at the Walkabout bar in Swansea's Wind Street was found with serious injuries at the premises and died four days later Council officials and South Wales Police are jointly investigating the death of a worker at a popular South Wales city centre bar in an incident believed to have involved a lift.
April Jones' mum hits out at vile trolls who hacked a website to find the murdered schoolgirl
Coral Jones has campaigned to make the web safer and is calling on police to take action against the 'disgusting' pepertrator The mum of April Jones has called on police to prosecute vile trolls who posted pornographic images on a Facebook page set up to help find the murdered schoolgirl.
Dylan Thomas: Help the restoration of the bedroom where legendary Welsh poet grew up
IT'S the place where a young boy looked out over the rooftops and, gazing over the blue waters of Swansea Bay, began weaving a complex web of words that would captivate the world.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Dozens of children aged under 15 so obese they have been admitted to hospital
The 55-year-old Ribble Valley MP, who was born in Swansea, appeared in court this morning accused of offences against seven men New stats show the massive amounts bet and lost across the nation by people addicted to fixed odds betting machines Wrexham man discovers his great grandad was the youngest ever soldier to serve on the Western Front - at ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Mail on Sunday
Trolls hack Facebook page set up for murdered schoolgirl April Jones...
Was it a terror attack? Two people aboard Boeing 777 that disappeared over Vietnam were traveling on STOLEN PASSPORTS as missing US passengers identified as IBM exec and two toddlers Top Manhattan lawyer jumped to his death from 12th-floor office after 'suffering terrible depression when both his parents died and he split from his wife' You betcha? ... (more)
Dylan Thomas is poster boy for Welsh 'city of culture'
The Swansea star sparkled in designer dress and diamonds amid rumours that her marriage is back on track We catch up with the Yami Gautam for a quick film chat Working on the land his family have farmed for 350 years has given Gareth Wyn Jones a unique perspective on life, he tells Kirstie McCrum Swansea may have missed out in its bid to be the ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
This is South Wales
Police appeal for information on whereabouts of Tracy Bruton from...
POLICE investigating an assault in Swansea's Wind Street are appealing for information on the whereabouts a 48-year-old woman.
Reception for Powys town mayors
The chairman of Powys County Councillor John Brunt and his wife are pictured with the mayors at the reception.
Gravesend woman arrested in connection with 7950 of bike thefts
The mayor of Hereford, Councillor Phil Edwards, has organised the Wye Ride charity cycle to kick off Herefordshire Council 's Bike Fest.
Meet the Welsh woman behind the Cambridge Satchel Company
Julie Deane's company was set up from her kitchen and is now the seventh fastest growing private company in UK It's the stuff dreams are made of but the meteoric rise of The Cambridge Satchel Company is no fantasy, says founder Julie Deane as she plans international expansion with a recent $21m investment.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Two more councils set to make cuts
Carmarthenshire council is looking to makes savings of A 12m, while in Blaenau Gwent councillors will vote on plans to make A 9.1 worth of cuts Two more Welsh local authorities are expected to vote for cuts in services and increases in council tax when they meet to set their budgets later.
I was so nervous performing for Simon Cowell, admits star of the new...
"It makes me so anxious as I know what it's like to audition," says the West End leading lady.
Writer drops in on Clyro WI meeting
MEMBERS of Clyro WI were the first to see a new slide show by Radnorshire writer and photographer Jim Saunders last Tuesday evening.