Wales News:

Wales after Brexit: Funding map set to be torn up
…Struggling parts of Wales which do not currently get top-level EU grants could… set west Wales and the Valleys as priority areas torn up. Both UK and Welsh… in west Wales and the Valleys have qualified for the highest level of EU funding…


Wales' Jewish history: 'We don't want to forget Jews lived here'
…A charity wants to buy and restore one of Wales' oldest synagogues as part… of this history, Merthyr Tydfil's Old Synagogue has fallen into disrepair as Wales' Jewish… Stanley Soffa from the Jewish History Association of South Wales (JHASW).…


Wales' Jewish history: Call to record it before it is too late
… history of Jews in south Wales before it is too late, they say. A century ago…, there were 6,000 Jewish people in Wales, with the figure now in the hundreds and many… aged 80 or over. The Jewish History Association of South Wales (JHASW) has…


Welsh independence: Is Wales becoming indy-curious?
…The phrase has come to prominence in Wales' national conversation in recent…, but there is evidence that it's being talked about a lot more." He told BBC Radio Wales the history… that Wales should have its own identity. But looking into the future, you just don't know…


Wales set for heavy rain on Friday morning commute
…Parts of west and south Wales are at risk of thunderstorms and heavy rain… on roads and rail. BBC Wales weather presenter Behnaz Akhgar said: "The morning rush…


Crimes solved by police in England and Wales at new low
…The proportion of crimes solved by police in England and Wales has fallen…, the Office for National Statistics said the Crime Survey for England and Wales - based… there has been a small increase in the number of police officers in England and Wales


Unemployment rate falls sharply in Wales
…The unemployment rate in Wales has fallen sharply - and is now the same… there were 11,000 fewer people unemployed in Wales between March and May than between… December and February. But the proportion of people employed in Wales is still less…


University of South Wales data breach: Two more arrests
… at a university. South Wales Police are investigating after the University of South Wales… of South Wales spokesperson said: "The University of South Wales referred the limited… data attack to South Wales Police, and took immediate action to secure its systems…


Boxing ban for bearded fighters overturned in Wales
…A ruling that amateur fighters in Wales must be clean shaven will be overturned… the East Midlands but studies in Cardiff, told BBC Radio Wales Breakfast with Claire… in Wales, and takes effect in time for the new domestic season." A WABA statement said…


Ten charts on the rise of knife crime in England and Wales
…After falling for several years, knife crime in England and Wales is rising… by type All of the statistics here relate to England and Wales. Policing, criminal… crimes of harassment and stalking. The Crime Survey for England and Wales, which…