Wales News:

Gateway to Wales hotel fire cause 'electrical'
… been electrical, North Wales Fire and Rescue Service has said. It destroyed… the first floor, roof and most of the ground floor of the Gateway to Wales Hotel, near…


NHS Wales: 'Not enough flex' in system
…Health Secretary Vaughan Gething said lessons had to be learned from the pressures felt by the health service this winter. He said there had not been "enough flex within the system" to cope with unpredictable pressures.…


Drivers warned of icy stretches, hail, sleet across Wales
…Drivers across Wales have been advised to take extra care overnight amid… and, over higher ground, snow showers would continue to push across Wales and western… are? Earlier on Thursday, rail services were disrupted in mid and north Wales after objects…


Over 400 arrests in drink-driving crackdown in Wales
…More than 400 people were arrested in Wales in December as police forces… cracked down on driving under the influence. The all-Wales Christmas drink and drug… driving campaign, led by North Wales Police, saw 438 people arrested across…


Wales rail franchise bidder seeks Carillion replacement
…A competitor for the next Wales and Borders rail franchise is trying to save… to run the franchise from this October and build the South Wales Metro . BBC Wales… this week . Abellio said it remains in the running. Transport for Wales - the authority…


Police officers 'need to be more diverse' in Wales
… black or minority ethnic police officers above the rank of PC in the whole of Wales…. Just 1.6% of police officers are BME in Wales, compared to 4.5% of the population…


GP flu visits in Wales hit 'high intensity' levels
… now reached "high intensity" levels in Wales. Latest figures for 8-14 January… Health Wales said the number of people seeking help for symptoms had "increased… confirmed cases of flu in Wales. A spokesman for PHW said: "The numbers of confirmed…


Damage warning with 70mph gusts for parts of Wales
…Gusts of up to 70mph could cause disruption to parts of north Wales during… services between Wales and Ireland have already been affected. The warning covers all… of winds reaching 70mph in places, most likely across coastal north Wales."…


University Hospital of Wales Cardiff lead nurse on busy A&E
… of the traditional winter pressures period, BBC Wales went behind the scenes at Wales' biggest… hospital. The emergency department at Cardiff's University Hospital of Wales has been…


13 black and minority ethnic police rank above PC in Wales
… the rank of PC in the whole of Wales. Just 1.6% of police officers are BME in Wales… to do". Under-representation is a problem across the board in England and Wales… percentage of BME officers - just 0.9% of its 1,160 officers. North Wales Police has…