Wales News:

£194m railway stations upgrade revealed by Transport for Wales
…Details of how all railway stations in Wales will benefit from a £194m… investment pot have been unveiled. Transport for Wales (TfW) said it included a facelift… for Swansea and 1,500 car parking spaces Wales-wide. Wales' 247 stations will see wi-fi…


Gareth Thomas: Ex-Wales rugby captain has HIV
…Gareth Thomas reveals he is HIV positive Former Wales rugby captain Gareth… Wales captain, who won 100 caps for his country, is due to talk about his diagnosis… in a BBC Wales documentary on Wednesday. In it, he says at his lowest point in 2018 he…


County lines: Wales 'drowning in drugs with worse to come'
Wales is "drowning in street drugs" due to the rise of county lines gangs… operating in towns across Wales, with drug bosses pulling the strings mainly from London…


Ironman Wales: 'My 140-mile challenge four years after back break'
… on the start line for Sunday's early morning Ironman Wales in Tenby. It's a far cry from… Williams: Wingman to Ironman Ironman Wales entrant 'couldn't swim' last year Ironman… Wales entrant 'couldn't swim' last year She was with her boyfriend James and some…


South Wales rail line to Cardiff shut for electrification work
…Travel into and out of south Wales will be badly disrupted this weekend…, Manchester, north Wales, the Midlands and England's south coast as well as Valleys Lines… on the its £800m upgrade . Trains from England to south Wales will start and terminate…


Gareth Thomas HIV: Wales rugby team's 'thoughts go out to him'
Wales coach Warren Gatland has led the rugby team's well-wishes to Gareth…" around the condition, in a BBC Wales documentary due to be aired on Wednesday… point in 2018, he felt like dying. In Wales' first press conference in Japan ahead…


Downhill speed freaks take to north Wales peaks
…It's downhill all the way - as two venues help north Wales stake its claim… officer for Antur Stiniog. "We've got a fantastic playground here in Wales… Government's tourism support scheme. Phil Stasiw, who is chair of Mountain Bike Wales, said…


Why does Wales have so many castles?
…Hundreds of castles have been built in Wales over the centuries From Anglesey… to the shadow of the Severn Bridge, Wales is a nation criss-crossed with castles. With some… as to why Wales has so many castles is not so straightforward. "Plenty of places around…


Farmers 'misunderstand' Wales rewilding project
… hectares of mid Wales and almost 30,000 hectares of sea in Cardigan Bay. Many farmers…? What is rewilding? The Farmers' Union of Wales (FUW) previously called… with them," he told Radio Wales Breakfast with Claire Summers Link to programme…


From Caernarfon to Cardiff, why does Wales have so many castles?
Wales' historic monuments agency Cadw currently looks after about 100 castles…