BBC Wales News

Old Colwyn promenade: ‘Essential’ sea defence work starts

BBC Wales News January 13, 2020 at 7:57 am

The project aims to protect Old Colwyn promenade from rough seas and high tides.

Welsh language song Yma O Hyd tops iTunes UK song chart

BBC Wales News January 12, 2020 at 6:50 pm

Dafydd Iwan’s Yma O Hyd was originally recorded in 1981 and means “still here” in English.

‘Serious accident’ closes A470 road in Conwy Valley

BBC Wales News January 12, 2020 at 3:22 pm

Motorists are being asked to avoid the route between Blaenau Ffestiniog and Betws-y-Coed.

Wales gravestones classed as ‘unsafe’ may be removed

BBC Wales News January 12, 2020 at 12:09 pm

It comes after six people died, including an eight-year-old boy, as a result of unsafe graves.

Storm Brendan cuts power to homes and affects travel

BBC Wales News January 12, 2020 at 10:20 am

Gusts reached 79mph and the windy weather was due to continue late into the night.

National Trust turns 125: Wales’ role in charity’s history

BBC Wales News January 12, 2020 at 12:20 am

A gorse-covered hillside in Gwynedd was the first place taken on by the charity.

Footballer left on pitch in gale waiting for ambulance

BBC Wales News January 11, 2020 at 6:07 pm

The midfielder was left lying on the pitch for 90 minutes with a suspected fracture.

Penmon lighthouse: Plans to replace bell with foghorn submitted

BBC Wales News January 11, 2020 at 10:13 am

A petition against the changes has 1,100 names and a Facebook page has been launched.

The Book People: 155 jobs lost at struggling business

BBC Wales News January 10, 2020 at 5:52 pm

The bookseller went into administration in December but a buyer has not been found.

Llangefni death: Man’s body found at former shop unit

BBC Wales News January 10, 2020 at 2:44 pm

Police are investigating the discovery at the property on Anglesey on Friday morning.