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Coronavirus: Rise in patients infected at north Wales’ hospitals

BBC Wales News August 3, 2020 at 4:15 pm

In the latest week, 42 of the 47 covid infections of Welsh patients while in hospital have been in north Wales.

Owain Fon Williams: Wales goalkeeper joins Dunfermline Athletic as player-coach

BBC Wales Sport August 3, 2020 at 4:01 pm

Wales goalkeeper Owain Fon Williams signs for Dunfermline Athletic as a player-coach on a two-year deal.

‘Russian hackers stole trade deal info from ex-trade minister’s email’

National News August 3, 2020 at 2:49 pm

Secret papers on trade negotiations between the UK and US were stolen by Russian hackers from the email account of former trade minister Liam Fox, according to Reuters.

‘We have had no choice’: Hays Travel to cut up to 878 jobs

National News August 3, 2020 at 2:22 pm

Hays Travel is to cut up to 878 jobs from a workforce of 4,500, the firm has announced.

‘Another black person’: Vogue editor says racial profiling ‘can happen any day’

National News August 3, 2020 at 2:06 pm

British Vogue editor Edward Enninful is glad he was racially profiled at work because it reminds him never to think of himself as “too successful”.

England footballer Danny Rose ‘regularly stopped by police and asked if car stolen’

National News August 3, 2020 at 1:40 pm

England footballer Danny Rose has claimed he is regularly stopped by police in his hometown – and was breathalysed after being approached by officers in a car park last week.

Telford father Jonathan Stevens ‘died a hero saving children’

BBC Wales News August 3, 2020 at 12:47 pm

Kim Stevens said her brother Jonathan, from Telford, had been on a day trip to Barmouth.

More hot weather on the way as temperatures set to soar to 36C

National News August 3, 2020 at 12:27 pm

More hot weather is on the way for large parts of the UK, with temperatures set to reach as high as 36C (96.8F) later this week.

Reports over-50s could be asked to shield are ‘inaccurate’, says health secretary

National News August 3, 2020 at 12:23 pm

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has dismissed “inaccurate” reports that millions more people over the age of 50 will be asked to stay at home in the event of a second wave of coronavirus infections.

‘Hero’ father dies rescuing his children from the sea

National News August 3, 2020 at 12:04 pm

A “hero” father has died after rescuing his children when they got into difficulty in the sea.