When Kindertransport arrived in Llanwrtyd Wells

When Kindertransport arrived in Llanwrtyd Wells 18 November 2018 Related TopicsWorld War Two Image copyright Fred Morley/Fox Photos/Getty Images Image caption 2 December 1938: Child refugees arriving at Harwich, Essex, from Germany It is said to be the smallest town...

Schools in Wales not aware of severe allergies, campaigner says

Schools in Wales not aware of severe allergies, campaigner says By Zara Morgan BBC News 18 November 2018 Related TopicsPret allergy death Image caption William has a box of allergen-free treats Schools are "not aware" of the need to offer allergy lessons to children,...

Puppy farmers may kill unwanted dogs to evade ban, warn campaigners

Puppy farmers may kill unwanted dogs to evade ban, warn campaigners 18 November 2018 Image caption Come puppy farmers have already started handing their dogs to animal rights campaigners Illegal puppy farmers could take to shooting unwanted breeding dogs ahead of a...

Glass component ‘made from supernovae’, Cardiff study finds

Glass component 'made from supernovae', Cardiff study finds 17 November 2018 Image copyright yaoinlove Image caption Glass is one of the most important materials to humans We drink out of it, we look through it, we put flowers in it. We even wear it on our face -...

Teaching music in school ‘ticking boxes’ as numbers fall

Teaching music in school 'ticking boxes' as numbers fall 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images The teaching of music in school is a box-ticking exercise, according to a singer who performed at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.Soprano Elin Manahan...

Ryan Giggs: Manager backs Wales ‘character’ in defeat to Denmark

Wales didn’t take chances - GiggsWales manager Ryan Giggs says he is proud of the "tremendous character" his players demonstrated during their 2-1 Nations League loss to Denmark.Friday's defeat meant Wales missed out on promotion to the top tier.They reacted furiously...

Eluned Morgan’s wants to give £1,000 to jobless entrepreneurs

Eluned Morgan's wants to give £1,000 to jobless entrepreneurs 17 November 2018 Related TopicsWelsh Labour leadership 2018 Image copyright NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Image caption Eluned Morgan, Vaughan Gething or Mark Drakeford will replace Carwyn Jones in December Unemployed...

Autumn internationals: Wales v Tonga team news, quotes and key stats

Wales ended a run of 13 straight defeats against Australia last Saturday and extended their winning run to seven games.Autumn internationals: Wales v TongaVenue: Principality Stadium Date: Saturday, 17 November Kick-off: 14:30 GMTCoverage: Watch live on BBC One, S4C...

Children in Need 2018 raises £2.45m in Wales

Children in Need 2018 raises £2.45m in Wales 17 November 2018 Children in Need raised £2.45m in Wales during Friday's fundraiser. The total forms part of a record-breaking UK total of £50.6m on the night. Children in Need has now raised over £1bn since it began the...

Cardiff boy, 7, finally walks after losing both legs aged 3

Cardiff boy, 7, finally walks after losing both legs aged 3 17 November 2018 Image copyright Family handout Image caption Romeo was diagnosed with purpura fulminans after complaining of leg pain Romeo Hadley was three years old when he lost both his legs. Now seven,...

UKIP AMs say Tommy Robinson should not be given membership

UKIP AMs say Tommy Robinson should not be given membership 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tommy Robinson is a former leader of the English Defence League Allowing Tommy Robinson to join UKIP will give substance to claims the party is...

Swansea University study says selfies fuel narcissism

Swansea University study says selfies fuel narcissism 17 November 2018 Image copyright Megon Dew Image caption Cardiff model Megon usually takes a couple of selfies a week Compulsive posting of selfies on social media can cause narcissistic behaviour, new research has...

Law Society warns duty solicitors could become extinct

Law Society warns duty solicitors could become extinct By Jared Lawthom BBC Wales 17 November 2018 Image caption Chester-based solicitor Michael Grey says the profession struggles to retain staff and described fees as being at "an unworkable level" A "chronic" lack of...

Unknown body buried in Clocaenog forest ‘since 2004’

Unknown body buried in Clocaenog forest 'since 2004' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Facelab Image caption Police reissued a photograph showing a facial reconstruction of the man The remains of a man found buried in a remote forest in Conwy county three years ago are...

Wales Office has little influence, says Carwyn Jones

Wales Office has little influence, says Carwyn Jones 16 November 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image caption Carwyn Jones was addressing the committee for the last time before standing down in December Wales' Whitehall department has little influence on the UK government,...

Fan denies running over 11 after defeat at Cornelly Utd

Fan denies running over 11 after defeat at Cornelly Utd 16 November 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption Cornelly United's home ground on Meadow Street A football fan has denied using his BMW to plough into a crowd of people after his team lost 5-0 in a local...

Parents of premature babies ‘need financial support’

Parents of premature babies 'need financial support' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Family photo Image caption Caio Cymru was born 10 weeks prematurely in 2016 Parents with premature babies should be given special financial support to help cover the costs of having...

UK ministers ‘always listen’ to Welsh counterparts on Brexit

UK ministers 'always listen' to Welsh counterparts on Brexit 16 November 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image caption David Lidington said the UK government always listens to the devolved administrations One of Theresa May's closest colleagues has denied claims that the...

‘Tragic’ Neath baby died in bed with mother, inquest hears

'Tragic' Neath baby died in bed with mother, inquest hears 16 November 2018 Image copyright Paul Price Image caption A pathologist described the death as "bad luck" A baby died after his mother put him in bed with her for a "cwtch" but fell asleep, an inquest...

Passenger sues BA for being ‘squashed next to obese man’

Passenger sues BA for being 'squashed next to obese man' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Wales News Service Image caption Stephen Prosser is claiming for damages and loss of earnings A man is suing British Airways after being "squashed" next to an obese passenger...

Williams relishing Wales’ ‘special’ Denmark decider

16 Nov From the section Wales Wales ‘want to finish off properly’ - WilliamsUefa Nations League: Wales v DenmarkVenue: Cardiff City Stadium Date: Fri, 16 Nov Kick-off: 19:45 GMTCoverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app,...

Labour AM Jenny Rathbone tweet ‘should be scrutinised’

Labour AM Jenny Rathbone tweet 'should be scrutinised' 16 November 2018 Image caption Labour Against Antisemitism wants Jenny Rathbone's tweet to be investigated A Labour party investigation into an AM should take into account a tweet she wrote, a campaign group has...

Properties ‘taking longer to sell’

16 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Properties are taking longer to sell than a year ago, analysis suggests, at an average of more than three months in urban areas of the UK.Homes in cities and major towns were on the market for 102 days on average before...

M4 reopens after early hours crash around Swansea

M4 reopens after early hours crash around Swansea 16 November 2018 Image copyright Traffic Wales Motorists have faced early rush-hour delays on the M4 following a crash overnight.South Wales Police said the accident happened just before 04:00 GMT near Llandarcy,...

Welsh violence tackling scheme rolled out in United States

Welsh violence tackling scheme rolled out in United States 16 November 2018 Image copyright Reuters A pioneering Welsh scheme will be used to help unearth trouble "hotspots" and cut violent crime in the United States.The Cardiff Model for Violence Prevention...

Greenpeace activist has ‘no regrets’ over New Zealand protest

Greenpeace activist has 'no regrets' over New Zealand protest 16 November 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSara Howell said she felt empowered after facing off with a 21,000 tonne shipA climate activist arrested for swimming in front of...

YouTube stunts lead to rise in Swansea hospital burns victims

YouTube stunts lead to rise in Swansea hospital burns victims 16 November 2018 Image copyright Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB Image caption Plastic surgeon Jeremy Yarrow said patients were being left with lifelong scars A YouTube stunt craze has led to a rise in teenage...

Flybe loss ‘would be catastrophic’ for Cardiff Airport

Flybe loss 'would be catastrophic' for Cardiff Airport By Chris Wood BBC News 16 November 2018 Image copyright Flybe Image caption Flybe officials said in 2017 that Cardiff Airport was "central" to its five year growth plan Losing Flybe from Cardiff Airport would be...

Cerith Wyn Evans’ glass pipes win £30,000 Hepworth Prize for Sculpture

Cerith Wyn Evans' glass pipes win £30,000 Hepworth Prize for Sculpture 15 November 2018 Image copyright David Lindsay Image caption Composition For 37 Flutes can be seen and heard at the Hepworth Wakefield gallery A giant instrument made of 37 crystal glass pipes...

Swansea teachers ‘abused’ by Tommy Robinson supporters

Swansea teachers 'abused' by Tommy Robinson supporters 15 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tommy Robinson quit the English Defence League in 2013 Teachers have been abused and threatened online by supporters of Tommy Robinson after he...

Retail violence: Better protection call for shop workers

Retail violence: Better protection call for shop workers 15 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images More needs to be done to protect shop workers from violence and abuse following an increase in crimes, retailers and a union have said.Challenging thieves and...

Carer failed to report boy’s gun for four hours

Carer failed to report boy's gun for four hours 15 November 2018 Image copyright tommaso79 A childcare worker who did not report that a teenager had a gun for more than four hours has been told she will be able to stay on the register.Social Care Wales concluded on...

Lampeter assault death: Murder arrest suspect bailed

Lampeter assault death: Murder arrest suspect bailed 15 November 2018 Image copyright Family photo Image caption Katarzyna Paszek's family said they were "distraught" by their loss A man arrested on suspicion of murdering a "loving mother, daughter, sister and aunt"...

HMP Berwyn prisoner set fire to cell using iPad wires

HMP Berwyn prisoner set fire to cell using iPad wires 15 November 2018 Image copyright Nick Dann/Twitter Image caption HMP Berwyn has a capacity of 2,100 inmates A prisoner who set fire to his cell has been sentenced to an extra two and a half years in jail.Wayne...

Boy, 11, in hospital after crash in Loughor

Boy, 11, in hospital after crash in Loughor 15 November 2018 An 11-year-old boy was hurt when he was hit by a car, police have confirmed.He was taken to hospital with head injuries after the crash in Loughor, Swansea at about 15:30 GMT on 13 November.South Wales...

Swansea learner driver led police on 85mph chase

Swansea learner driver led police on 85mph chase 15 November 2018 Image copyright South Wales Police Image caption Jason Athernought drove at up to 85mph along busy residential roads as he was chased by police A learner driver led police on an 85mph chase so dangerous...

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When Kindertransport arrived in Llanwrtyd Wells

When Kindertransport arrived in Llanwrtyd Wells 18 November 2018 Related TopicsWorld War Two Image copyright Fred Morley/Fox Photos/Getty Images Image caption 2 December 1938: Child refugees arriving at Harwich, Essex, from Germany It is said to be the smallest town...

Schools in Wales not aware of severe allergies, campaigner says

Schools in Wales not aware of severe allergies, campaigner says By Zara Morgan BBC News 18 November 2018 Related TopicsPret allergy death Image caption William has a box of allergen-free treats Schools are "not aware" of the need to offer allergy lessons to children,...

Glass component ‘made from supernovae’, Cardiff study finds

Glass component 'made from supernovae', Cardiff study finds 17 November 2018 Image copyright yaoinlove Image caption Glass is one of the most important materials to humans We drink out of it, we look through it, we put flowers in it. We even wear it on our face -...

Teaching music in school ‘ticking boxes’ as numbers fall

Teaching music in school 'ticking boxes' as numbers fall 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images The teaching of music in school is a box-ticking exercise, according to a singer who performed at the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.Soprano Elin Manahan...

Eluned Morgan’s wants to give £1,000 to jobless entrepreneurs

Eluned Morgan's wants to give £1,000 to jobless entrepreneurs 17 November 2018 Related TopicsWelsh Labour leadership 2018 Image copyright NATIONAL ASSEMBLY Image caption Eluned Morgan, Vaughan Gething or Mark Drakeford will replace Carwyn Jones in December Unemployed...

Children in Need 2018 raises £2.45m in Wales

Children in Need 2018 raises £2.45m in Wales 17 November 2018 Children in Need raised £2.45m in Wales during Friday's fundraiser. The total forms part of a record-breaking UK total of £50.6m on the night. Children in Need has now raised over £1bn since it began the...

Cardiff boy, 7, finally walks after losing both legs aged 3

Cardiff boy, 7, finally walks after losing both legs aged 3 17 November 2018 Image copyright Family handout Image caption Romeo was diagnosed with purpura fulminans after complaining of leg pain Romeo Hadley was three years old when he lost both his legs. Now seven,...

UKIP AMs say Tommy Robinson should not be given membership

UKIP AMs say Tommy Robinson should not be given membership 17 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tommy Robinson is a former leader of the English Defence League Allowing Tommy Robinson to join UKIP will give substance to claims the party is...

Swansea University study says selfies fuel narcissism

Swansea University study says selfies fuel narcissism 17 November 2018 Image copyright Megon Dew Image caption Cardiff model Megon usually takes a couple of selfies a week Compulsive posting of selfies on social media can cause narcissistic behaviour, new research has...

Law Society warns duty solicitors could become extinct

Law Society warns duty solicitors could become extinct By Jared Lawthom BBC Wales 17 November 2018 Image caption Chester-based solicitor Michael Grey says the profession struggles to retain staff and described fees as being at "an unworkable level" A "chronic" lack of...

Unknown body buried in Clocaenog forest ‘since 2004’

Unknown body buried in Clocaenog forest 'since 2004' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Facelab Image caption Police reissued a photograph showing a facial reconstruction of the man The remains of a man found buried in a remote forest in Conwy county three years ago are...

Wales Office has little influence, says Carwyn Jones

Wales Office has little influence, says Carwyn Jones 16 November 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image caption Carwyn Jones was addressing the committee for the last time before standing down in December Wales' Whitehall department has little influence on the UK government,...

Fan denies running over 11 after defeat at Cornelly Utd

Fan denies running over 11 after defeat at Cornelly Utd 16 November 2018 Image copyright Google Image caption Cornelly United's home ground on Meadow Street A football fan has denied using his BMW to plough into a crowd of people after his team lost 5-0 in a local...

Parents of premature babies ‘need financial support’

Parents of premature babies 'need financial support' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Family photo Image caption Caio Cymru was born 10 weeks prematurely in 2016 Parents with premature babies should be given special financial support to help cover the costs of having...

UK ministers ‘always listen’ to Welsh counterparts on Brexit

UK ministers 'always listen' to Welsh counterparts on Brexit 16 November 2018 Related TopicsBrexit Image caption David Lidington said the UK government always listens to the devolved administrations One of Theresa May's closest colleagues has denied claims that the...

‘Tragic’ Neath baby died in bed with mother, inquest hears

'Tragic' Neath baby died in bed with mother, inquest hears 16 November 2018 Image copyright Paul Price Image caption A pathologist described the death as "bad luck" A baby died after his mother put him in bed with her for a "cwtch" but fell asleep, an inquest...

Passenger sues BA for being ‘squashed next to obese man’

Passenger sues BA for being 'squashed next to obese man' 16 November 2018 Image copyright Wales News Service Image caption Stephen Prosser is claiming for damages and loss of earnings A man is suing British Airways after being "squashed" next to an obese passenger...

Williams relishing Wales’ ‘special’ Denmark decider

16 Nov From the section Wales Wales ‘want to finish off properly’ - WilliamsUefa Nations League: Wales v DenmarkVenue: Cardiff City Stadium Date: Fri, 16 Nov Kick-off: 19:45 GMTCoverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app,...

Labour AM Jenny Rathbone tweet ‘should be scrutinised’

Labour AM Jenny Rathbone tweet 'should be scrutinised' 16 November 2018 Image caption Labour Against Antisemitism wants Jenny Rathbone's tweet to be investigated A Labour party investigation into an AM should take into account a tweet she wrote, a campaign group has...

Properties ‘taking longer to sell’

16 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Properties are taking longer to sell than a year ago, analysis suggests, at an average of more than three months in urban areas of the UK.Homes in cities and major towns were on the market for 102 days on average before...

M4 reopens after early hours crash around Swansea

M4 reopens after early hours crash around Swansea 16 November 2018 Image copyright Traffic Wales Motorists have faced early rush-hour delays on the M4 following a crash overnight.South Wales Police said the accident happened just before 04:00 GMT near Llandarcy,...

Welsh violence tackling scheme rolled out in United States

Welsh violence tackling scheme rolled out in United States 16 November 2018 Image copyright Reuters A pioneering Welsh scheme will be used to help unearth trouble "hotspots" and cut violent crime in the United States.The Cardiff Model for Violence Prevention...

Greenpeace activist has ‘no regrets’ over New Zealand protest

Greenpeace activist has 'no regrets' over New Zealand protest 16 November 2018 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSara Howell said she felt empowered after facing off with a 21,000 tonne shipA climate activist arrested for swimming in front of...

YouTube stunts lead to rise in Swansea hospital burns victims

YouTube stunts lead to rise in Swansea hospital burns victims 16 November 2018 Image copyright Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB Image caption Plastic surgeon Jeremy Yarrow said patients were being left with lifelong scars A YouTube stunt craze has led to a rise in teenage...

Flybe loss ‘would be catastrophic’ for Cardiff Airport

Flybe loss 'would be catastrophic' for Cardiff Airport By Chris Wood BBC News 16 November 2018 Image copyright Flybe Image caption Flybe officials said in 2017 that Cardiff Airport was "central" to its five year growth plan Losing Flybe from Cardiff Airport would be...

Swansea teachers ‘abused’ by Tommy Robinson supporters

Swansea teachers 'abused' by Tommy Robinson supporters 15 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tommy Robinson quit the English Defence League in 2013 Teachers have been abused and threatened online by supporters of Tommy Robinson after he...

Retail violence: Better protection call for shop workers

Retail violence: Better protection call for shop workers 15 November 2018 Image copyright Getty Images More needs to be done to protect shop workers from violence and abuse following an increase in crimes, retailers and a union have said.Challenging thieves and...

Carer failed to report boy’s gun for four hours

Carer failed to report boy's gun for four hours 15 November 2018 Image copyright tommaso79 A childcare worker who did not report that a teenager had a gun for more than four hours has been told she will be able to stay on the register.Social Care Wales concluded on...

Lampeter assault death: Murder arrest suspect bailed

Lampeter assault death: Murder arrest suspect bailed 15 November 2018 Image copyright Family photo Image caption Katarzyna Paszek's family said they were "distraught" by their loss A man arrested on suspicion of murdering a "loving mother, daughter, sister and aunt"...

HMP Berwyn prisoner set fire to cell using iPad wires

HMP Berwyn prisoner set fire to cell using iPad wires 15 November 2018 Image copyright Nick Dann/Twitter Image caption HMP Berwyn has a capacity of 2,100 inmates A prisoner who set fire to his cell has been sentenced to an extra two and a half years in jail.Wayne...

Boy, 11, in hospital after crash in Loughor

Boy, 11, in hospital after crash in Loughor 15 November 2018 An 11-year-old boy was hurt when he was hit by a car, police have confirmed.He was taken to hospital with head injuries after the crash in Loughor, Swansea at about 15:30 GMT on 13 November.South Wales...

Swansea learner driver led police on 85mph chase

Swansea learner driver led police on 85mph chase 15 November 2018 Image copyright South Wales Police Image caption Jason Athernought drove at up to 85mph along busy residential roads as he was chased by police A learner driver led police on an 85mph chase so dangerous...

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