Wales News:

Smacking ban in Wales a step closer with bill published
… in Wales," said Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services Julie Morgan. "What may… children's rights but 48.1% thought it would not. Wales smacking ban: Opinion split…, consultation suggests Wales smacking ban: Opinion split, consultation suggests Smacking…


Trainee teachers 'paid more in England than Wales'
…-speaking teachers in Wales, a senior council officer claims. Anglesey's head… of learning Arwyn Williams told councillors Wales could not match the incentives. Trainee… that little over a third of teachers registered with the Education Workforce Council Wales


Climate change: All-Wales plan to cut emissions unveiled
… A study by policy experts urged Wales to meet 100% of its energy needs from renewable… 2015 showed emissions in Wales had fallen 19% from 1990 levels. The government's…


Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones to get freedom of Swansea
Wales rugby captain Alun Wyn Jones is to be offered the freedom of Swansea… Stewart said the process had begun almost has soon as Wales' victory over Ireland… asked for approval and were enthusiastically supportive. Jones, 33, is Wales' most…


Cancer specialist shortages in Wales 'a real risk'
… specialist shortages There is a "real risk" to the future of cancer services in Wales… of Radiologists (RCR) figures show only three extra cancer doctors joined NHS Wales… as shortages, vacancy rates in Wales are also the highest in the UK. The RCR has called…


Trains in Wales: 'Finger pointing on disruption unhelpful'
… point, the Transport for Wales (TfW) train fleet was reduced to 86 from a total… good". James Price, chief executive of Transport for Wales, said it was working… hard to avoid a repeat of the situation. Shortly after TfW took over the Wales


Brexit: Wales sets out environment protection plans
… principles and governance in Wales post European Union exit will ask how potential… this approach is necessary - believing Wales is already at a "very different" starting… to the EU anyway. Brexit 'could give Wales bigger say on environment' Brexit 'could give…


University of South Wales rugby on hold amid conduct concerns
… about conduct. The University of South Wales said a number of students had been… that falls below that standard." A South Wales Police spokesman said: "We have received… information from staff at the University of South Wales and the matter is being…


Wales fans and players celebrate Grand Slam at Senedd
Wales won an emphatic 25-7 victory over Ireland at the Principality Stadium… on Saturday Hundreds of rugby fans joined the Wales national team in Cardiff Bay…: Celebrations at Cardiff Bay after Wales' Grand Slam victory Click here for live updates…


Wales Six Nations rugby celebration event in Cardiff Bay
… championship victory with a celebration at the National Assembly for Wales in Cardiff Bay…