Wales News:

Wales a haven for wildlife - but for how long?
…From slugs to spiders and bees to bottlenose dolphins - Wales is proving… a haven for many species. Its varied landscape and mild climate make Wales among… secrets include a spider only found in Welsh caves, a fly unique to a north Wales


Keeping Faith to return for final series, BBC Wales confirms
… and final series, BBC Wales has confirmed. Filmed in both Welsh and English, it will air… will then be shown on BBC Wales from February 2021 and across the BBC on iPlayer. Myles… in the heart of one of Wales' most beautiful landscapes, has raised the profile of Welsh…


First rhino born in Wales arrives at Folly Farm zoo
…"This is the most important baby ever to be born at Folly Farm and is such a monumental event for all the staff here," says zoo curator Tim Morphew. First-time mother Dakima gave birth to the healthy male eastern black rhinoceros calf at…


Coronavirus plans in place in Wales as one person tested
…An NHS-wide system is in place across Wales to "ensure that there is adequate… Wales (PHW) said a Welsh resident was tested for the virus last week but results… Giri Shankar, of PHW, said there is "an NHS all-wide system across Wales". He said…


BBC Wales boss 'neutral' over devolving broadcasting
…The director of BBC Wales said he was "neutral" about whether powers over… is in favour of devolving powers over broadcasting. The heads of ITV Wales and S4C also… [the BBC National Orchestra of Wales] receives half of its funding from Radio 3 for its…


Prince of Wales Bridge looks 'spectacular' in foggy weather
… of Wales Bridge protruding from fog. The National Police Air Service spotted the eye… on the way past". BBC Wales weather meteorologist Derek Brockway said the fog was caused…


Sex education and religion classes 'compulsory' in Wales
…Parents will no longer have the right to withdraw children from lessons about relationships and sexuality or religion, the Welsh Government has confirmed. Education Minister Kirsty Williams said the move would be tested next year before…


Wales unemployment levels hits record low of 3%
…Unemployment in Wales has hit a record low of 3%, official figures suggest… September and November, there were 46,000 people in Wales available for work… was often compared with Wales in the past because of similarities in its economy…


Sex and religious education to be compulsory in Wales
… school curriculum for Wales published is launched in 2022. Parents are currently able…-old and 15-year-old from Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, told BBC Radio Wales… Breakfast with Claire Summers Radio Wales Breakfast with Claire Summers : "I just think…


Smacking ban plan in Wales set to clear final hurdle
…A ban on parents smacking children in Wales has moved a step closer following… opponents to the bill in Wales, who called it a "snoopers' charter", wanted to force…