BBC Wales News

Weather and storm defences: Who pays when sea walls crumble?

BBC Wales News October 17, 2019 at 6:06 am

A stretch of north Wales coast is under threat, but what can be done – and who foots the bill?

GRH Food Company acquired by Futura Foods

BBC Wales News October 16, 2019 at 10:52 am

GRH Food Company is bought by a continental cheese supplier months after calling in administrators.

Bangor police get new anti-social behaviour powers

BBC Wales News October 16, 2019 at 10:47 am

Police say existing orders are not enough to tackle rowdy and aggressive behaviour in Bangor.

Rail fares: Why do prices vary around Wales?

BBC Wales News October 16, 2019 at 1:32 am

Have you ever wondered why some train tickets are more expensive than others?

School’s mobile phone ban relaxed to ‘ease friction’

BBC Wales News October 16, 2019 at 1:31 am

A head teacher says the outright ban detracted from pupils’ education.

Henry VIII divorces led to copycat splits, Bangor researchers say

BBC Wales News October 15, 2019 at 8:04 pm

Edward Griffith of Gwynedd flip-flopped between two wives in a similar way to Henry VIII.

Old Colwyn sea defence failure could cause ‘massive disruption’

BBC Wales News October 15, 2019 at 8:17 am

Up to £36m of repairs are needed to protect coastal road and rail links, Conwy councillors warn.

Trapped Caernarfon bin worker ‘could have been killed’

BBC Wales News October 14, 2019 at 7:24 pm

Workers say the man would have died if the vehicle’s compressor crusher had been activated.

Meet Gwynedd’s paragliding cockapoo Henry

BBC Wales News October 14, 2019 at 5:29 pm

Henry has been soaring above the mountains of north Wales since he was eight months old.

Evo Triangle speed cameras ‘still not active’

BBC Wales News October 14, 2019 at 2:15 pm

Six months after being installed, speed cameras on a notorious road route are still not switched on.