BBC Wales News

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.

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.

Barmouth: Man dies after being caught in rip current

BBC Wales News August 2, 2020 at 3:32 pm

The man was airlifted from the beach after the incident in Gwynedd but died later in hospital.

Betsi Cadwaladr: Calls for health board to release full psychiatric ward report

BBC Wales News August 2, 2020 at 12:51 pm

Betsi Cadwaladr appealed against a decision to make it release the report on care at a mental health unit.

Vehicles towed at Snowdonia beauty spot for parking ‘dangerously’

BBC Wales News August 2, 2020 at 9:54 am

It followed chaotic scenes near Snowdon when 180 penalty fines were issued over a weekend.

Coronavirus: Heritage railways in ‘precarious’ situation

BBC Wales News July 31, 2020 at 11:29 pm

One heritage railway has lost “millions” during the lockdown, according to its manager.

‘Baby shark’ drones to help rescue helicopter missions

BBC Wales News July 30, 2020 at 11:12 pm

Remotely controlled aircraft will support coastguard rescue missions for the first time in the UK.

Snowdon: Should hikers be charged for Wales’ highest peak?

BBC Wales News July 30, 2020 at 7:27 pm

With growing visitor numbers, should visitors have to pay to climb Wales’ highest peak?

Trawsfynydd: Nuclear rectors to go under new decommissioning plan

BBC Wales News July 30, 2020 at 4:14 pm

Nuclear reactors at a former plant in Snowdonia will be the first in the UK to be decommissioned.

TikTok swing challenge: Ely and Tredegar teens rescued from baby swings

BBC Wales News July 29, 2020 at 8:58 pm

“If you are over the age of four, please don’t try and get in one,” firefighters say.