BBC Wales News

Census: Wales’ population hits new record high but growth is lowest

BBC Wales News June 28, 2022 at 12:37 pm

Seven areas of Wales saw falls in population, as the first Census 2021 results are revealed.

Kinmel Bay: Machine that killed worker was serious risk, court told

BBC Wales News June 27, 2022 at 7:13 pm

Director Stephen Jones denies safety training at his recycling firm was inadequate.

Education: System measuring Wales’ school performance scrapped

BBC Wales News June 26, 2022 at 9:05 pm

Parents are told the change will mean they get “better and more up to date information”.

Islam: Winning photo celebrates Muslims’ Wales connection

BBC Wales News June 25, 2022 at 1:35 pm

Competition aims to express pride in identifying as both Muslim and Welsh.

Beautiful Gwynedd beaches fail to entice one job applicant

BBC Wales News June 25, 2022 at 10:21 am

Why can’t Gwynedd council get anyone to apply for role which includes patrolling “beautiful” beaches?

Rail strike: Five train lines run in Wales amid walkout

BBC Wales News June 24, 2022 at 9:54 pm

About 50 people protest in Cardiff in support of RMT members as strike enters third day.

Ukraine: Childhood friends reunite in Wales after fleeing war

BBC Wales News June 23, 2022 at 9:54 pm

Yuliia and her three daughters managed to escape Mariupol and are now living in Bangor.

Anglesey: Anger as Welsh-named home advertised in English

BBC Wales News June 23, 2022 at 3:11 pm

A property firm is accused of disrespect after advertising Gwel-yr-Wyddfa as Sandy Retreat.

Nicola Faith: Fatal sinking inevitable, investigator says

BBC Wales News June 23, 2022 at 4:59 am

Three fishermen died when the Nicola Faith capsized with the weight of four family cars on deck.

Second homes: Gwynedd Council could buy empty houses

BBC Wales News June 22, 2022 at 6:53 pm

The council with the most second homes in Wales is writing to the owners of 1,200 empty properties.