NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 09:36, 2019-09-11

BBC National Orchestra of Wales appoints new conductor

Californian Ryan Bancroft is the new principal conductor of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales....

BBC National Orchestra of Wales appoints new conductor

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Germany's National Youth Orchestra at 50 This orchestra has given a platform to talented young musicians for half a century now, and under conductors like Karajan, Petrenko and Rattle, most ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

BBC National Orchestra director Michael Garvey steps down Michael Garvey was in the role for six years and has been a "real innovator", BBC Wales' director says....
22:04, 2019-05-22

Noseda, in his prime, lifting National Symphony Orchestra Entering his prime at age 55, conductor Gianandrea Noseda is lifting the reputation of the Washington’s National Symphony Orchestra, where he is in h...
21:40, 2019-11-15

The National Stock Exchange Appoints William Karsh as Special Advisor CHICAGO, IL, June 12, 2012 - National Stock Exchange, Inc. (NSX), wholly-owned by the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX), announced today the appointmen...
15:12, 2019-05-01

Jimmy McRae to drive Porsche on Wales Rally GB's national section Multiple British Rally Champion Jimmy McRae will compete on the national section of Wales Rally GB in a historic specification Porsche 911...
11:56, 2019-09-04

Warren Gatland's first match after leaving Wales will be against Wales Gatland to coach Barbarians side to face Wales on 30 NovemberWales head coach to leave role after World Cup in JapanWarren Gatland’s first match afte...
12:32, 2019-06-05

New Year, New Conductor, New Program Andris Nelsons will take the baton for the Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Day Concert for the first time, “knowing the tradition, following the tra...
11:52, 2019-12-23

'Calling yourself a female conductor is unusual' The Welsh National Opera has appointed a new female conductor in residence to raise the profile of women in orchestral music....
18:04, 2019-08-17

Review: The Philharmonic and a Conductor Get Reacquainted Daniel Harding last led the orchestra in 2011, and returned this week for works by Grieg and Strauss....
20:48, 2020-01-10

MTA subway conductor busted for soliciting a prostitute A New York City Transit employee was busted Friday morning for soliciting a prostitute in Queens, police said. Pedro Almeyda, 44, was arrested around...
18:12, 2019-08-09

Straphanger arrested for punching MTA conductor who woke him The zzz train went off the rails Saturday in Manhattan when a straphanger attacked an MTA subway conductor who rousted him from a deep slumber, polic...
21:36, 2020-01-18

Philadelphia train conductor shot at station PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a conductor on a commuter train has been shot at a Philadelphia station. A spokesman for the area’s mass tr...
00:00, 2019-05-11

Conductor Mariss Jansons dies at 76; led top orchestras Conductor Mariss Jansons, who led top orchestras including the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam, has ...
16:00, 2019-12-01

'Outstanding' conductor Mariss Jansons mourned Tributes are paid to the Latvian maestro, who led orchestras including Amsterdam's Concertgebouw....
12:28, 2019-12-02

Ghost Funk Orchestra -- 'Seven Eight' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
15:04, 2019-08-01

LIRR conductor praised for returning $9K in lost cash A Long Island Rail Road rider left $9,000 in cash on a train — but miraculously got the money back when it was found by an honest conductor who turne...
22:08, 2019-09-03

San Francisco Opera Names a New Conductor. She’s Making History. Eun Sun Kim will be the first woman to hold the music director post at an American company of major size and stature....
23:28, 2019-12-05

Conductor Paavo Järvi: 'Beethoven is no fake star' Paavo Järvi, one of the world's most sought-after conductors, will again perform all nine Beethoven symphonies in 2020, the composer's anniversary ye...
18:00, 2020-01-15

Musicians Love the Conductor Kirill Petrenko. It Shows. The Berlin Philharmonic is playing with enthusiasm and precision under its new chief conductor....
20:20, 2020-01-24

Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas has heart operation NEW YORK (AP) — Conductor Michael Tilson Thomas has undergone a heart operation at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio. His representative, the public relat...
06:16, 2019-06-26

Renowned orchestral conductor Mariss Jansons dies, 76 The award-winning conductor was one of the most renowned in the world. Since 2003, he had been chief conductor of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchest...
10:20, 2019-12-02

Off-duty MTA conductor cuffed for flashing gun, resisting arrest An off-duty MTA Conductor was arrested for resisting arrest after baring a firearm Sunday morning, according to police. Najae Paige, 29, entered a bu...
16:32, 2019-07-14

MTA subway conductor punched in the face while locking up train A female train operator was punched in the face in an unprovoked, random attack Monday afternoon, cops said. The 42-year-old operator was locking up ...
04:48, 2019-05-07

MTA conductor shows mercy to cancer-stricken man who stabbed him An MTA subway conductor who nearly died in a knife attack on a Bronx platform in April took pity Friday on his violent but gravely ill stabber, agree...
02:12, 2019-06-08

Review: A Conductor and Soprano Test Wagnerian Waters Gianandrea Noseda led Christine Goerke and the National Symphony Orchestra in Act II of “Tristan und Isolde.”...
20:00, 2019-11-14

Opera tenor and conductor Peter Schreier dies at 84 Veteran German tenor turned conductor Peter Schreier has died aged 84 in Dresden. Trained in former East Germany, he performed in more than 60 operat...
21:04, 2019-12-26

Review: Absent 20 Years, a Conductor Rescues the Philharmonic On short notice, Simone Young returned to the New York Philharmonic on Thursday to fill in for an injured Jaap van Zweden in Mahler’s Sixth Symphony....
17:40, 2019-04-12

He Turned the Met Museum’s Collection Into an Orchestra Oliver Beer’s “Vessel Orchestra” includes 32 objects, ancient to modern, chosen for the sounds hidden within them....
22:32, 2019-07-16

Philadelphia Orchestra gets $55M, its largest gift ever PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A $55 million dollar donation has been given to the Philadelphia Orchestra, the largest gift in the orchestra’s history. ...
22:24, 2019-06-06

Amtrak conductor tried to force NAACP exec to give up her seat An insensitive Amtrak conductor tried to boot Sherrilyn Ifill, the director-counsel of the NAACP’s Legal Defense Fund, from her seat on a Baltimore-b...
01:32, 2020-01-19

Emmys apologise for using photograph of living conductor during In Memoriam section A photograph of living conductor Leonard Slatkin was shown instead of an image of Andre Previn...
12:57, 2019-09-24

Farewell To A Legend: Milo Ramone, The Conductor Of The Ramones, Has Passed Away At 83 Get the tissues ready, because the music world just lost an unforgettable icon: Milo Ramone, the conductor of the Ramones, has passed away at 83....
22:40, 2019-05-23

Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin Is Ushering in a New Act for the Metropolitan Opera In the fly space above the stage at the Metropolitan Opera and around and behind it, scenery waits to be called into action. An intricate system of p...
13:36, 2019-05-02

Orchestra finds child who charmed crowd with ‘wow!’ BOSTON (AP) — A performing arts group has found the child who was literally wowed by a recent classical music concert. The Handel & Haydn Society fin...
01:28, 2019-05-10

Can Baltimore Save Its World-Class Orchestra? It teaches music to children in troubled neighborhoods and helped its city heal after riots. But the Baltimore Symphony is in crisis....
01:44, 2019-07-02

Award-winning youth orchestra performs at UA TUCSON – A national award-winning youth orchestra from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico performed at The University of Arizona on Monday, October 7. The p...
07:12, 2019-10-08

Orchestra searching for child who charmed crowd with ‘wow!’ BOSTON (AP) — America’s oldest performing arts group is looking for a child who was literally wowed by a recent classical music concert. The Ha...
15:04, 2019-05-08

Mind: To Improve Memory, Tune It Like an Orchestra A noninvasive technique shows promise in improving the working memory of older adults. But, the scientists note, “Do not try this at home!”...
21:04, 2019-04-11

People are upset when an orchestra closes. If only they went to the concerts. It’s easy to wring your hands about the decline of the field. It’s more helpful to support it....
18:48, 2019-07-19

Conductor Daniel Barenboim to remain head of the Berlin State Opera Despite accusations of bullying, conductor Daniel Barenboim's contract has been extended up to 2027. Beyond the controversy, he is considered one of ...
17:40, 2019-06-04

Conductor James Levine settles lawsuit over sexual misconduct allegations The former musical director of New York’s Metropolitan Opera had sued the company for defamation and breach of contractThe New York Metropolitan Oper...
14:32, 2019-08-07

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra musicians officially locked out Management makes cancellation of summer season official by canceling players’ salaries and health care until Sept. 9....
00:36, 2019-06-18

Shrink an Orchestra to a Single Piano, Keeping the Magic Playing transcriptions of symphonies or ballets used to seem gimmicky. Younger pianists see it differently....
15:00, 2019-07-04

The Latest: Philly Orchestra rescinds invitation to Domingo The Philadelphia Orchestra has rescinded an invitation to have opera legend Placido Domingo after an Associated Press story revealed sexual harassmen...
18:56, 2019-08-13

From checkpoint to counterpoint: on tour with the Palestine Youth Orchestra Most international musicians would baulk at the notion of a two-day journey to final rehearsals past military checkpoints on alert for weapons smuggl...
17:28, 2019-08-22

A Swiss Orchestra Dances Beyond the Boundaries of Classical Music The Geneva Camerata has won over audiences in Europe with a genre-blurring mix of music and movement. Next stop: an American debut in New York....
16:40, 2019-10-18

How a Live Orchestra Is Showing Off Another Side of K-Pop Greats Like BTS and BLACKPINK Don’t underestimate the power of K-pop. That’s a lesson many in the music industry have learned over the past few years, as the South Kor...
23:08, 2019-06-19

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra cancels summer programming BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra has canceled its summer programming, citing $16 million in losses over the past decade. The Washing...
14:36, 2019-05-31

Review: Steve Reich Makes a Rare Venture Into the Orchestra “Music for Ensemble and Orchestra” had its New York premiere on Thursday with the New York Philharmonic and Jaap van Zweden....
19:36, 2019-12-06

Wynton Marsalis Lets the Orchestra Shine in His Violin Concerto A new recording captures this 2015 work, which doesn’t depend on the presence of him or his jazz colleagues....
16:04, 2019-08-16

Caught in U.S.-China Crossfire, Eastman Orchestra Cancels Tour The renowned music school decided to cancel a tour of China after facing pressure from students and alumni upset over Beijing’s denial of visas to th...
10:44, 2019-10-30

World famous orchestra to kick off Edinburgh International Festival The LA Philharmonic will take centre stage at Tynecastle stadium later for the official start of the Edinburgh International Festival....
12:00, 2019-08-02

A $55 Million Gift Aims to Ensure the Philadelphia Orchestra’s Recovery The anonymous donation will buttress the endowment of an ensemble still rebuilding from a 2011 bankruptcy....
17:00, 2019-06-06

Chicago Symphony Musicians Vote to End Orchestra’s Longest Strike Bringing a nearly seven-week stalemate over pensions almost to a close, the new agreement was brokered with the help of Chicago’s mayor, Rahm Emanuel...
23:48, 2019-04-27

Star conductor Oksana Lyniv pays tribute to Ukranian humanist Joseph Roth With its home base in Lviv, Ukraine, the LvivMozArt festival celebrates the region's cultural heritage. The opening concert in the ruins of a synagog...
15:44, 2019-08-07

Critic’s Pick: Review: The Budapest Festival Orchestra Visits With Bartok Ivan Fischer led a two-night engagement at Carnegie Hall that featured celebrated touchstones and rarities by the Hungarian modernist....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Revisit the race of the 26th century with a German orchestra playing F-Zero music There’s something about Nintendo theme music that lends itself to big orchestral arrangements. More complex scores like, say, the Ocarina of Time sou...
23:24, 2019-05-21

Behind the scenes as Trans-Siberian Orchestra creates a rocking winter wonderland For 20+ years, Tran-Siberian Orchestra has brought symphonic sizzle and rock 'n' roll spectacle to the holidays. Here's how it earned $725 million. &...
21:20, 2019-12-19

Strike up the band: Paris orchestra wails at pension reform plans The French capital's Opera Bastille has been silent for nearly a month because its orchestra is on strike, but on Tuesday the musicians performed on ...
18:28, 2019-12-31

Proms 2019: Shanghai Orchestra plays Hey Jude in their debut performance The Chinese ensemble play The Beatles' Hey Jude as a "little gift" at their first-ever Prom....
14:20, 2019-09-02

Netmarble appoints Seungwon Lee as new co-CEO Netmarble announced today that its current chief global officer, Seungwon Lee, will become the South Korean mobile gaming company's new co-CEO.Read M...
20:16, 2020-01-14

Playlist: Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli shares his favorite classics Trans-Siberian Orchestra's Al Pitrelli's lengthy career has included stints recording and touring with Alice Cooper, Asia, Megadeth and oth...
03:56, 2019-08-22

Classical music is overwhelmingly white and male. My orchestra shows that can change | Chi-chi Nwanoku This year’s Proms include too few female and BME composers and musicians. I founded Chineke! to help redress the balanceAcross the cultural landscape...
22:48, 2019-07-26

UK appoints new Bank of England governor British central banker Andrew Bailey has been tapped to head the Bank of England. He has a reputation for having steered the British economy —- the f...
12:20, 2019-12-20

Audi appoints Markus Duesmann as new CEO News 15 Nov, 2019 Markus Duesmann will take up the position of Audi CEO on April 1 next year, replacing Bran Schot...
17:12, 2019-11-15

TUSD appoints new board president TUCSON - The Tucson Unified School District board has a new leader. On Tuesday, January 7, Kristel Ann Foster was named the new president. She will r...
06:44, 2020-01-08

Faraday Future appoints former BMW i boss as CEO Former head of German firm's electrified division takes over troubled EV start-up Faraday Future, the struggling Chinese-American electric vehicle s...
19:28, 2019-09-03

Osaka appoints Belgian Fissette as coach "Two-time grand slam winner Naomi Osaka has appointed Belgian Wim Fissette as coach, Kyodo news agency on Sunday quoted the Japanese player’s managem...
16:04, 2019-12-16

Hotspot Appoints Head of FX Liquidity Analysis NEW YORK and LONDON – April 26, 2017 – Hotspot, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for institutional foreign exchange (FX) trading g...
13:28, 2019-05-01

In wake of harassment allegations, Plácido Domingo disinvited from Philadelphia Orchestra season-opening gala Eight opera singers and a dancer tell AP they were sexually harassed by the celebrated tenor....
21:52, 2019-08-13

Kick It Out appoints former lawyer Sanjay Bhandari as new chair • ‘Lifelong football fan’ succeeds Lord Herman Ouseley• Bhandari says he feels honoured to take the jobSanjay Bhandari has been appointed chair of Ki...
16:24, 2019-09-12

Top Russian ministers keep posts as Putin appoints new cabinet Defence, foreign and interior ministers remain in place while sport and culture change handsVladimir Putin has appointed a new cabinet in the latest ...
22:24, 2020-01-21

Guardian Media Group appoints new chief executive Annette Thomas will take up role at Guardian and Observer parent company in MarchThe former head of one of the world’s largest specialist publishers ...
13:24, 2020-01-14

CapeTalk appoints Refilwe Moloto as new breakfast host Cape Town talk radio station CapeTalk helped make history when it announced business analyst and media maven Refilwe Moloto as its new breakfast show...
14:04, 2019-09-02

Ailey Appoints Its First Resident Choreographer: Jamar Roberts Mr. Roberts will make a new work for the company’s season at City Center, which will also feature a premiere by Donald Byrd....
19:12, 2019-08-01

MOCA in Los Angeles Appoints Mia Locks as Senior Curator The museum’s director, Klaus Biesenbach, hires Ms. Locks, an organizer of the 2017 Whitney Biennial; he has no plans to name a chief curator....
16:36, 2019-05-08

Schalke appoints former US forward David Wagner as coach GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Schalke is bringing former United States international David Wagner back to the Bundesliga as coach. The club says the ...
22:04, 2019-05-09

Louisville’s Galt House appoints first artist in residence LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville’s Galt House has hired its first ever “artist in residence” at the riverside hotel. The artist Gi...
11:48, 2019-05-07

Bolivia's interim government appoints first US ambassador in 11 years Ties between Bolivia and the US had taken a turn for the worse under former president Morales, as both countries expelled ambassadors in 2008. Bolivi...
04:40, 2019-11-27

Sri Lanka appoints executioners for return of death penalty Four convicts to be put to death after president announced end to 42-year-old moratoriumSri Lanka has hired two executioners as it prepares to put fo...
21:16, 2019-06-28

UCP appoints lawyer in hopes of expediting construction of Springbank Dam The government announced on Friday it had appointed lawyer Martin Ignasiak to assess opportunities for possibly expediting the dam's construction....
03:44, 2019-05-04

Pakistan appoints IMF economist to head central bank ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s Finance Ministry has appointed an IMF economist to head its central bank amid ongoing talks with the international ...
08:48, 2019-05-05

Cologne appoints Beierlorzer as coach for Bundesliga return COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Cologne has appointed Achim Beierlorzer as coach for its return to the Bundesliga. Cologne, which won Germany’s second-...
17:00, 2019-05-13

Age of Learning appoints former Disney exec Paul Candland as CEO Education tech company Age of Learning, creator of the ABCmouse online learning program, has appointed former Disney executive Paul Candland as its n...
21:52, 2019-09-03

Bristol University appoints History of Slavery professor One of Olivette Otele's first tasks is to look at Bristol's role in the transatlantic slave trade....
11:20, 2019-10-30

UN appoints Mark Carney to help finance climate action goals Bank of England governor steps down in January and will replace Michael BloombergMark Carney has been appointed as UN special envoy for climate actio...
15:32, 2019-12-01

Penguin Random House appoints new heads of Alfred A. Knopf Penguin Random House on Thursday named two executives it recruited from outside the company to take over for Sonny Mehta, the longtime head of Alfred...
04:20, 2020-01-24

Trump appoints GOP House members to impeachment defense team President Trump this week appointed eight House Republican lawmakers to his impeachment defense team ahead of the first day of the Senate trial. Reps...
14:40, 2020-01-21

Jewish Museum Berlin appoints Hetty Berg as new director The Dutch curator and cultural manager will head the Jewish Museum as of April 2020. Berg's predecessor, Peter Schäfer, had resigned following contro...
16:44, 2019-11-27

Pope Francis appoints first Latino head of major US archdiocese Nelson Perez to become archbishop of Philadelphia, replacing Charles Chaput, a conservative at odds with pontiff’s positionsPope Francis has appointe...
17:08, 2020-01-23

Florida appoints first chief science officer to take on climate crisis Tom Frazer plans to make water quality a priority in new role created by Republican governor Ron DeSantisTo say Dr Tom Frazer faces a daunting worklo...
08:24, 2019-05-28

Pelosi appoints impeachment managers for Trump’s Senate trial Speaker Nancy Pelosi has appointed a team of seven House Democrats to serve as prosecutors in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.She named Re...
17:44, 2020-01-15

Bank of Canada appoints Toni Gravelle as new deputy governor The central bank says that effective Oct. 1 Gravelle will replace Lynn Patterson, who retired over the summer....
23:44, 2019-09-19

Ukraine parliament appoints 35-year-old lawyer as new Prime Minister Ukraine's new parliament meets for the first time, appointing Oleksiy Honcharuk as PM. The former activist and lawyer, who has only three months' gov...
19:52, 2019-08-29

All Mothercare UK stores to close as troubled retailer appoints administrators All of Mothercare's UK stores are set to close after the retailer called in administrators, putting thousands of jobs at risk....
19:04, 2019-11-05

Ontario government appoints advisory group for the Muskoka Watershed After the floods that inundated Ontario cottage country, the province has appointed a committee that will provide recommendations to help protect the...
23:04, 2019-08-07

CapeTalk makes appoints Refilwe Moloto as new breakfast host Cape Town talk radio station CapeTalk helped make history when it announced business analyst and media maven Refilwe Moloto as its new breakfast show...
11:24, 2019-09-02

Lionel Messi has more power at FC Barcelona than the 'no name coaches' it appoints, according to a club insider Getty/Tim Clayton/Quality Sport Image/Alex Caparros/VI Images Lionel Messi has more power at FC Barcelona than the "no name coaches" it appoints, acc...
12:52, 2020-01-23

Coalition quietly appoints expert panel to salvage emissions policy Panel given less than a month to provide recommendations, despite government’s claims on meeting Paris targetThe Morrison government has quietly appo...
07:12, 2019-10-29

North Korea appoints hardline ex-army officer as new foreign minister Analysts say appointment of Ri Son-gwon suggests tougher stance on nuclear talks with US North Korea has appointed a former army officer with a reput...
09:00, 2020-01-24

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi death: ISIS appoints new leader after US military raid Al-Baghdadi reportedly detonated a suicide vest as US troops closed in on his Syrian safe house...
08:56, 2019-10-28

Premier League appoints Guardian's David Pemsel as chief executive Clubs say Pemsel hired because of his ‘straightforward style and personal integrity’The Premier League has appointed the Guardian’s David Pemsel as i...
13:16, 2019-10-02

William Barr appoints US attorney to examine origins of Russia probe Attorney General William Barr has appointed a top Connecticut prosecutor to look into the origins of the Russia probe. US Attorney John Durham was ta...
04:04, 2019-05-14

CBOE APPOINTS BENJAMIN LONDERGAN, JONATHAN WERTS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS CHICAGO, March 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that Benjamin Londergan, Chief Executive Officer of Group One Trad...
16:40, 2019-05-01

U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator for Bayer Roundup settlement talks A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation ove...
01:16, 2019-05-23

City council appoints women to parks committee after sex harassment scandal A City Council committee overseeing the Big Apple’s parkland is finally getting female representation — but only after a Queens legislator resi...
20:12, 2019-06-13

U.S. AG William Barr appoints prosecutor to examine Russia investigation: source Attorney General William Barr has appointed a U.S. attorney to examine the origins of the Russia investigation and determine if intelligence collecti...
05:16, 2019-05-14

White Sands National Monument designated as the newest US national park The United States has its 62nd national park. White Sands National Monument in southern New Mexico sports impressive and unusual sand dunes....
01:04, 2019-12-24

US lawmakers are asking the Director of National Intelligence to investigate TikTok as a potential risk to national security Associated Press/J. Scott Applewhite Two US senators asked intelligence officials to look into TikTok as a possible national security risk, The Washi...
20:04, 2019-10-24

A Virginia National Guard sergeant is accused of stealing WWII dog tags from the National Archives Associated Press A Virginia man has been accused of taking dog tags from the National Archives and giving them to family members and others. A Frenc...
22:56, 2019-06-19

All national parks free on April 20 for National Park Week The date marks the first day of the annual National Park Week celebrated every April.        ...
21:04, 2019-04-11

U.S. military court appoints 3 judges to hear Omar Khadr’s war crimes appeal An American military court has appointed three judges to hear Omar Khadr appeal his war-crimes convictions, signalling a possible end to a years-long...
22:00, 2019-09-25

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp defies Trump, appoints Kelly Loeffler to US Senate Georgia Governor Brian Kemp rebuffed the wishes of President Trump on Wednesday — tapping an Atlanta businesswoman to fill Sen. Johnny Isakson&...
20:32, 2019-12-04

U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator in mandated Bayer Roundup settlement talks A U.S. judge has appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegat...
20:44, 2019-05-22

Jussie Smollett incident isn't over: Chicago judge appoints special prosecutor to investigate A Cook County judge appointed a special prosecutor to probe the decision to drop charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett.    ...
20:00, 2019-06-21

Boris Johnson appoints Cabinet of Brexiteers after brutal purge of Jeremy Hunt supporters Getty Boris Johnson has appointed his new Cabinet after becoming the UK's new prime minister. He began the process by sacking a swathe of former sup...
09:44, 2019-07-25

UN chief appoints Izumi Nakamitsu of Japan as special adviser for refugee summit follow-up United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Izumi Nakamitsu of Japan as Special Adviser on Follow-up to the UN Su...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Trump appoints Eugene Scalia, son of Supreme Justice, to fill empty Labor Secretary role President Donald Trump has selected lawyer Eugene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be his new labour secretary....
13:37, 2019-07-19

Boris Johnson appoints new cabinet with Sajid Javid, Priti Patel and Dominic Raab in top positions Sajid Javid has been appointed chancellor, Priti Patel home secretary and Dominic Raab foreign secretary as Boris Johnson named his new cabinet....
01:40, 2019-07-25

Exclusive: Trans-Siberian Orchestra announces 2019 winter tour, 'Christmas Eve and Other Stories' For the 2019 edition of their famous annual winter tour, TSO is throwing it back to the album and tour that started it all.     ...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Boris Johnson appoints Therese Coffey as Amber Rudd's replacement as Work and Pensions Secretary Boris Johnson has appointed Therese Coffey as Work and Pensions Secretary following the resignation of Amber Rudd....
10:32, 2019-09-08

AP source: Barr appoints US attorney to examine Russia probe origins, determine if intelligence collection was lawful WASHINGTON (AP) — AP source: Barr appoints US attorney to examine Russia probe origins, determine if intelligence collection was lawful....
02:44, 2019-05-14

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra says it is has 'parted company' with patron Prince Andrew after Jeffrey Epstein controversy The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra has confirmed Prince Andrew is no longer its patron following the controversy around his friendship with convicted s...
16:56, 2019-11-22

Man United star Paul Pogba can be Real Madrid's 'conductor' and give Zinedine Zidane goals, says Jorge Valdano Former Real Madrid striker, coach and sporting director Jorge Valdano says Paul Pogba would give Los Blancos an additional goal threat in midfield if...
09:04, 2019-05-23

West Ham women's football team appoints first skin consultant in history of football Dr Raul Cetto has been appointed on a part-time basis "to offer insight and expertise into caring for their skin whilst working a high-octane job to ...
15:40, 2019-08-06

25 photos of Joshua Tree National Park for its 25th year as a national park Joshua Tree National Park celebrates its 25th anniversary as a national park Oct. 31, 2019.       ...
23:20, 2019-10-31

Cboe Global Markets Appoints Executive Vice Presidents in Newly Formed Markets Division CHICAGO – April 4, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today a...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Judge appoints special prosecutor to investigate Chicago prosecutor’s decision to drop charges against Jussie Smollett CHICAGO (AP) — Judge appoints special prosecutor to investigate Chicago prosecutor’s decision to drop charges against Jussie Smollett....
17:56, 2019-06-21

A White House national security aide will testify that he twice reported concerns about Trump's Ukraine dealings out of fear Trump would 'undermine US national security' Lt. Col. Alexander S. Vindman, the top Ukraine expert on the National Security Council, will testify privately to congressional investigators on Tues...
06:36, 2019-10-29

Could an independent Wales go it alone? Wales is not too poor to be an independent nation. The ex-first minister of Wales believes so anyway, though others are less sure. So, how would Wale...
10:04, 2019-08-09

Wales 2-1 Azerbaijan "Wales grabbed a late win to break Azerbaijani hearts with Gareth Bale their saviour again in Cardiff."...
23:04, 2019-09-06

The prizefighters of Wales New studies on Welsh boxing trailblazers The post The prizefighters of Wales appeared first on Boxing News....
13:48, 2019-08-16

NHS in Wales 'faces more pressure than ever' A nurses' leader says staff face a daily battle to make sure patients "get the care they require"....
13:20, 2020-01-07

The most beautiful castles in Wales From Caernarfon to Pembroke, Wales is home to more castles per square mile than anywhere in the world. These are CNN Travel's picks of the most beaut...
15:08, 2019-11-15

Tom Cullen: 'All of my stories are about Wales' Welsh actor and writer Tom Cullen promises more films shot in the landscape where he grew up....
07:32, 2019-12-31

When the Prince of Wales Is Your Landlord On England’s southwestern coast, a community built by the Duchy of Cornwall is attracting residents who have bought into Prince Charles’s housing phi...
15:12, 2020-01-24

Two dead after being hit by train in south Wales Police say they are working to identify pair struck on tracks near Port TalbotTwo people have died after being struck by a train on tracks near Port ...
14:40, 2019-07-03

Sex education classes could be compulsory in Wales The education minister says she is minded to make sex education and religious education compulsory....
12:56, 2019-10-03

Warning of NHS Wales dentist crisis Only one in six practices are taking on new adult NHS patients, the British Dental Association says....
10:40, 2019-06-28

Sex and religious education to be compulsory in Wales Parents lose the right to withdraw pupils from lessons about relationships, sexuality and religion....
15:40, 2020-01-21

Wales reach for the sky against the much-fancied Springboks Davies back in side for Sunday’s World Cup clashLeigh Halfpenny replaces Williams in YokohamaReach for the sky promises to be the theme of Wales’s se...
23:52, 2019-10-25

Birthrate in England and Wales at all-time low Rate drops by 46% from its ultimate peak in 1947 as 657,076 babies are bornThe birthrate in England and Wales has hit its lowest level since records ...
21:28, 2019-08-01

Cancer patient is first in Wales to get gene treatment John Davies' blood cells will be genetically modified in a US lab in the hope of curing him....
10:12, 2019-11-12

Citroen using Wales test for WRC upgrade decision Citroen is conducting a crucial pre-Rally GB test in Wales this week to decide whether it deploys suspension updates for the next World Rally Champio...
13:20, 2019-09-19

Birth rate in England and Wales at all-time low Rate drops by 46% from its ultimate peak in 1947 as 657,076 babies are bornThe birth rate in England and Wales has hit its lowest level since records...
18:40, 2019-08-01

Education: Wales NHS bill will rise without PE lessons The new curriculum for Wales does not specify a set amount of physical activity every week....
03:44, 2019-06-12

University of South Wales sorry over health and safety course It's claimed a lecturer gave "seriously incorrect" advice on things such as how to cook oil safely....
14:40, 2019-06-21

The ultimate foodie guide to North Wales Victoria Stewart discovers her new favourite driving route starts with gin and ends with cheese...
12:56, 2019-05-01

The foreign students who call Wales home Every year tens of thousands of students arrive from abroad to study in Wales - but what do they think?...
08:40, 2019-09-17

Free breakfasts for poorer pupils in Wales From September, a pilot scheme will provide extra money to Year 7 children on free school meals....
11:32, 2020-01-09

New Zealand take third place at Rugby World Cup with six-try win over Wales "The All Blacks bid farewell to coach Steve Hansen and captain Kieran Read with a 40-17 victory over Wales to take third place at the Rugby World Cup...
13:56, 2019-11-01

Compulsory CPR lessons rejected for schools in Wales A charity says it would improve the odds of survival for people who have cardiac arrests outside hospitals....
18:44, 2019-04-29

Net zero carbon neighbourhood to be built in south Wales Residents of Parc Hadau in Pontardawe will generate more clean energy than they can useOne of the world’s first net zero carbon neighbourhoods will b...
14:32, 2019-12-23

UK Government in Wales account tweets out porn The official Twitter account of the UK Government in Wales retweeted a pornographic video clip....
17:40, 2019-11-25

England and Wales could battle it out to become world leaders • Cardiff winners will top rankings if All Blacks lose to Australia• World Cup warm-ups ‘like poker’, says coach Scott WisemantelAccording to the num...
23:52, 2019-08-15

Farmers 'misunderstand' Wales rewilding project Plans to restore ecosystems in the countryside will support landowners, its director says....
11:12, 2019-09-12

Grace Wales Bonner's Breakthrough Year The 28-year-old fashion phenom is merging the worlds of art, music, British royalty, and French couture—and sharing a new vision of male beauty....
14:20, 2019-09-12

Dramatic late try sends Wales through against 14-man France "Wales advanced to their third World Cup semi-final when Ross Moriarty\u0027s dramatic late try gave then a 20-19 victory over a battling France team...
12:44, 2019-10-20

Wales qualify for Euro 2020 - as it happened! Aaron Ramsey scored twice to send the 2016 semi-finalists to Euro 2020. 10.04pm GMT Ben Fisher was our man in Cardiff. Here’s his report on a memorab...
23:32, 2019-11-19

Move away from Wales key to Rally GB WRC calendar slot With increasing pressure on European rounds of the World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB officials have been told a move out of Wales is 'key' to ...
17:56, 2019-05-15

Countess of Chester Hospital says no to Wales' patients People in Wales will only be able to use the Countess of Chester Hospital in an emergency or a maternity case....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Wales school sex education classes 'should be compulsory' Parents would not be able to take children out of classes, under proposals being considered....
17:16, 2019-09-30

The Wales striker with more criminal convictions than caps Harry Trainer was a ‘crack centre-forward’ with a big future but he could not resist stealing jewellery, cockerels and hensBy Paul Brown for The Bliz...
16:40, 2019-11-19

Wales make nine changes for game of farewells against New Zealand Coach Warren Gatland rings changes in last matchKieran Read among several All Blacks in final outingsWales have made nine changes for Friday night’s ...
05:32, 2019-10-30

‘I went through a lot of emotions,’ says Gatland after Wales beat France • ‘The better team lost,’ says Wales coach of Les Bleus• Jacques Brunel unhappy with decisive Wales tryWarren Gatland admitted “the better team lost”...
16:52, 2019-10-20

Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh, Wales’ new hopes Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh tell Matt Bevan how they're now pushing for recognition The post Sammy Lee and Mickey McDonagh, Wales’ new hopes ...
13:33, 2019-08-21

Row over chicane deviation brewing at WRC Wales Rally GB A row over alleged deviation from the prescribed route of a Rally GB chicane could have a significant impact on the result of this weekend's World Ra...
07:28, 2019-10-05

Look: Wales tourists find lizard stowed away from Island of Kos Animal rescuers in Wales said a small Balkan green lizard stowed away with some tourists and ended up 2,383 miles from its home on the Greek Island o...
20:20, 2019-06-14

NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed....
09:28, 2019-06-17

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match r...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Moore header earns Wales crucial point "Euro 2020 qualifying, Group E, Štadión Antona Malatinského - Slovakia 1 (Kucka 53\u0027) Wales 1 (Moore 25\u0027)"...
23:40, 2019-10-10

Wales v Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Rugby World Cup pdates from the Pool D match in OitaHow they stand: tables, fixtures and resultsAnd you can email Barry here or tweet him here 10.29a...
11:36, 2019-10-09

Amateur Scene – Wales beat England in Cannock In this week's Amateur Scene a new series begins and a lifetime achievement award for Dick McTaggart The post Amateur Scene – Wales beat Englan...
16:56, 2019-10-08

Storm uncovers 4,500-year-old prehistoric forest in Wales A mysterious prehistoric forest has risen again on a Welsh beach thanks to Storm Hannah. The collection of ancient tree stumps had been buried under ...
16:56, 2019-05-28

Union: Ford to close plant in Wales that employs 1,700 LONDON (AP) — A union says Ford plans to close its engine plant in Bridgend, Wales, in September 2020. The GMB union says union leaders are being giv...
12:00, 2019-06-06

Racing lines: Why Wales Rally GB 2019 is not to be missed WRC points leader Ott Tänak will be back in the Welsh forests Ever-exciting World Rally Championship returns to Llandudno this weekend, 75 years afte...
12:08, 2019-10-03

'We will get better' - Gatland insists Wales will improve after win against Georgia – video It was a tale of two halves for Wales as they scored six tries against Georgia in Toyota City. Warren Gatland's side found themselves 29-0 up as trie...
18:00, 2019-09-23

Wales come from behind to beat 14-man France in World Cup quarter-final • Sebastien Vahaamahina dismissed for second-half elbow• Wales will face Japan or South Africa in last fourWales are into the semi-finals of the Worl...
13:24, 2019-10-20

Bale scores as Wales hold Croatia to a draw "Euro 2020 Qualifying Group E, Cardiff City Stadium - Wales 1 (Bale 45+3) Croatia 1 (Vlasic 9)"...
22:56, 2019-10-13

Met Office issues flood alerts for England and Wales Environment Agency issued 27 flood alerts across England by 9amFlood alerts have been issued for parts of England as heavy rain continues to cause di...
12:16, 2019-09-24

Australia 25-29 Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales held a 23-8 lead at half-time but Australia rallied in the second half and just fell short, earning a losing point 10.58am BST For the Welsh, p...
12:12, 2019-09-29

NUS Wales warns over England finance shake-up impact Student leaders in Wales warn against a negative impact of any changes to tuition fees in England....
18:04, 2019-05-30

Wales 1-1 Croatia: Euro 2020 qualifier – as it happened Gareth Bale’s masterful equaliser earned Wales an important point against the World Cup finalists in a bruising game of few chances 9.56pm BST Here’s...
23:16, 2019-10-13

Australia v Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the Pool D game in KamaishiAll the fixtures, tables and results from JapanAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.09am BST Hi all! Sal...
09:16, 2019-09-29

Perisic punishes sloppy Wales as Croatia hold on "Euro 2020 qualifying, Group E, Stadion Gradski Vrt: Croatia 2 (Lawrence OG 17’, Perisic 48\u0027) Wales 1 (Brooks 77’)"...
17:04, 2019-06-08

Australia circle their wagons before World Cup showdown with Wales Wallabies will not appeal against Reece Hodge banCheika: emotion can make you do greater thingsAustralia will look to channel their anger at Reece Ho...
11:32, 2019-09-28

‘Wales can win it’ – No room for doubt in Liam Williams’s world • France up next for Wales, who have won four from four• Full-back Williams three games from unique four-timerLiam Williams says Wales believe they c...
23:20, 2019-10-15

Look: Exotic snake rescued from under hood of taxi cab in Wales A Welsh taxi driver summoned help from animal rescuers when he made an unexpected discovery under the hood of his cab -- an exotic snake....
20:24, 2019-10-17

Wales 43-14 Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales flew out of the blocks and secured a first-half bonus point before their opponents rallied superbly to draw the second half 14-14 2.05pm BST R...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the grand slam winners’ openerGatland looks to restore order after whirlwind weekEmail your thoughts to Luke or tweet him here 11.0...
12:18, 2019-09-23

Wales 29-17 Fiji: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales saw off Fiji in a fascinating, attritional battle but have several injury concerns ahead of their match against UruguayRead Paul Rees’s match r...
15:40, 2019-10-09

Wales v Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from the Pool D match in KumamotoCheck out all the latest World Cup standingsDrop Luke an email here | Tweet him here 8.24am BST Hello, ...
09:40, 2019-10-13

Children in care warning from justice commission in Wales The review of justice in Wales also finds "stark inequalities" in the rate across the country....
08:20, 2019-10-24

Wales Rally GB WRC stages appear safe despite Hurricane Lorenzo The Wales Rally GB organiser says there is "nothing forecast that would concern us in the special stages" for this weekend's World Rally Championship...
14:08, 2019-10-01

Beavers, nature’s master engineers, may run wild in Wales again This photo of a beaver in Wales may herald the reintroduction of the species after 400 years, if a conservation project is approved...
11:16, 2019-06-04

Wales players 'know where we stand' on rugby integrity issues Squad given integrity briefing after Howley exit‘It’s been difficult ... a bit of a shell shock to the boys’Wales players were given an integrity bri...
08:52, 2019-09-20

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Rob Howley saga behind them against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwr...
09:52, 2019-09-21

Humanist weddings rise sharply across England and Wales Faith-based unions fall in last decade but humanist weddings rise by 266%When Amy Hicks and Michaela Francis get married this summer under the shadow...
14:16, 2019-06-02

Wales 35-13 Uruguay: Rugby World Cup 2019 – as it happened Wales stuttered in the face of a magnificent display by underdogs Uruguay but eventually secured the victory that guaranteed top spot in Pool DRead G...
13:36, 2019-10-13

Wales v Croatia: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Live updates from the Cardiff City Stadium, kick-off 7.45pm (BST)Barry Glendenning: Lenience for Lawrence shows Giggs quick to forgiveFeel free to em...
20:36, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: Wales aim to put Howley saga to bed against Georgia Gatland hands Aaron Wainwright World Cup debutWelsh preparations hit by attack coach’s departureWarren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron Wainwr...
10:52, 2019-09-21

Aston Martin’s St Athan factory in South Wales all set for the DBX Features 12 Jun, 2019 The St Athan factory is at the heart of a new chapter in the history of Aston Martin. We pay a visit to the new W...
02:08, 2019-06-12

Croatia v Wales: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Euro 2020 qualifying updates from Osijek, kick-off 2pm BSTGiggs tells James: be yourself and you’ll succeed at UnitedAnd feel free to email Scott you...
15:08, 2019-06-08

Asthma deaths in England and Wales 'highest in a decade' Nearly 13,000 people in England and Wales have died from asthma attacks since 2009, figures show....
01:36, 2019-08-09

Why Wales' Jayne Ludlow is targeting three tournaments at the same time The manager and her staff oversee all the age groups as well as the senior team, who start Euro 2021 qualifying full of beliefPraise from a former to...
12:08, 2019-08-21

Azerbaijan v Wales: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Euro 2020 qualifying pdates from Group E in BakuThe Fiver: sign up and get our free football emailEmail Barry here and tweet to @bglendenning 4.04pm ...
17:20, 2019-11-16

86 skeletons unearthed from hidden medieval graveyard in Wales Scores of skeletons and artifacts — some dating back 1,600 years — were found in a long-hidden cemetery on the grounds of a college campus in Wales....
19:04, 2019-08-07

Young suicides in Wales due to 'complex' reasons, says study There was rarely a single reason why young people took their own lives in Wales, a major research study finds....
11:36, 2019-12-16

Alzheimer’s and dementia leading cause of death in England and Wales Experts call for urgent action to tackle ‘biggest health crisis of our time’Dementia is the biggest health crisis of our time, experts have said, as ...
17:48, 2019-08-06

Alzheimer's and dementia leading cause of death in England and Wales Increase in life expectancy and improved diagnosis key factors behind rise, says ONSAlmost one in eight people died of dementia and Alzheimer’s disea...
13:08, 2019-08-06

NSW and Qld fires: more than 50 out-of-control New South Wales bushfires – live Rural Fire Service says a firefighter has been injured in Sydney as New South Wales faces catastrophic fire conditions across greater Sydney, Hunter ...
08:56, 2019-11-12

Cannabis-Based Medicines Approved for Use in England and Wales The change comes after two highly publicized cases in which young epileptic patients depended on the treatments....
18:04, 2019-11-11

Fostering: Councils join recruitment challenge in Wales The number of children placed in foster care has risen by 35% in the last decade - to almost 5,000....
19:36, 2020-01-01

Azerbaijan 0-2 Wales: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Kieffer Moore and Harry Wilson bagged the goals that leaves Wales in with a shout of qualifying for the finals with one game to goRead the match repo...
21:00, 2019-11-16

When Mark Hughes played for Wales and Bayern Munich on the same day Liverpool think they have a busy week but, back in 1987, Hughes played two games in two countries on the same dayBy Steven Pye for That 1980s Sports ...
13:12, 2019-12-17

Wales v England: Rugby World Cup warmup – live! Live updates from the Principality Stadium, kick-off 2.15pm (BST)England and Wales could battle it out to become world leadersFeel free to email Lee ...
14:56, 2019-08-17

Wales qualify for Euro 2020 finals – as it happened! Aaron Ramsey scored twice to send the 2016 semi-finalists to Euro 2020. 10.04pm GMT Ben Fisher was our man in Cardiff. Here’s his report on a memorab...
00:16, 2019-11-20

Wales 13-6 England: Rugby World Cup warmup – as it happened Minute-by-minute report: George North’s try made the difference as Wales won in Cardiff 4.46pm BST That’s it from me, thanks for your company. 4.46p...
18:28, 2019-08-17

Joe Marler set for England comeback in World Cup warm-up against Wales Joe Marler is set to make his England comeback this weekend after being named in the squad to face Wales on Sunday....
13:40, 2019-08-09

Wales v Hungary: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Updates from Wales’s key match and the other qualifiersLive scoreboard! Follow all of the day’s goals and gamesAnd you can email Scott here with your...
20:56, 2019-11-19

Watch: Bees swarm around Tesco cart in Wales Shoppers at a strip mall in Wales were surprised to encounter a swarm of bees that took up temporary residence on a shopping cart....
19:20, 2019-06-25

New street stage in Colwyn Bay for WRC event Wales Rally GB Britain's round of the World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB, will include a new Saturday night spectator stage up and down the Colwyn Bay promena...
14:48, 2019-05-07

Museum of the Year: St Fagans in Wales wins £100,000 prize The museum, which recently underwent a £30m redevelopment, beats four others to the £100,000 prize....
23:40, 2019-07-03

Australian firefighters battle more than 80 bushfires across New South Wales New South Wales firefighters are in “uncharted territory” as more than 12 emergency level fires rage across the Australian state with reports of peop...
19:28, 2019-11-08

Wales v Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 2.30pm BST match in CardiffJarrod Evans hopes to take chance and claim spot for WalesYou can email Luke here or tweet him @lukemclau...
16:44, 2019-08-31

Critically endangered black rhino born in Wales A critically endangered eastern black rhino calf has been born in Wales for the first time....
16:28, 2020-01-24

Blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe is ruled out of World Cup • Fly-half suffers knee injury in loss to England• Taulupe Faletau already ruled out due to injuryWales have been dealt a second major World Cup inju...
15:56, 2019-08-12

Warren Gatland to take Chiefs job after Wales but will take year out for Lions • New Zealander will return to homeland to coach home province• Gatland will take 12 months out from August 2020 for Lions roleWarren Gatland is to s...
01:36, 2019-06-28

England’s experimental lineup looks to hit ground running against Wales • England include five new caps to face settled Wales XV • ‘We need to start winning now,’ says George FordFor an assortment of reasons England’s fir...
23:28, 2019-08-09

Medieval Wine ‘Supertanker’ Saved by Community in Wales A unique project is taking place in the United Kingdom to rebuild a ‘one-of-a-kind’ 15th century ship in Wales. This vessel is from the Age of Discov...
15:24, 2020-01-21

Daniel James withdraws from Wales squad following bereavement "Swansea winger Daniel James has withdrawn from the Wales squad following the sudden death of his father."...
16:52, 2019-05-23

Petter and Oliver Solberg team up for WRC's Wales Rally GB Petter and Oliver Solberg will enter October's Wales Rally GB as a two-car team to start one World Rally Championship career and bring another to a c...
08:52, 2019-07-24

Archaeological Finds Tell the Story of Wales’ Holy Island In the United Kingdom, finds from a remarkable archaeological project are being unveiled to the public for the first time. This treasure trove of art...
00:32, 2020-01-18

Plastic pollution: Wales should cut 3G sports pitch waste There are concerns tyre infill from sports pitches is ending up in waterways and harming wildlife....
02:12, 2019-12-08

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – as it happened Jacob Stockdale scored two first-half tries for resurgent Ireland as they spoiled Warren Gatland’s Cardiff send-off 4.48pm BST Thanks for following t...
19:16, 2019-08-31

Manhattan’s Hotel Wales will stay open until 2020 The end’s drawing near for the historic Hotel Wales at 1295 Madison Ave. at East 92nd Street — but guests can still book rooms through Jan. 6, 2020. ...
02:56, 2019-05-21

Watch: Escaped horse rides city bus in Wales A horse found running loose in the streets of the Welsh capital was captured by witnesses and loaded onto a bus for a brief ride....
17:12, 2020-01-17

RWE to close coal-fired power plant in Wales RWE on Thursday said it would close its 1.56 gigawatt (GW) Aberthaw B power plant in Wales due to challenging market conditions for coal-fired power...
13:36, 2019-08-01

Education: Draft school curriculum for Wales published The biggest reform to Welsh schools in decades will be 'very different to what most of us experienced'....
13:12, 2019-04-30

Wales 17-22 Ireland: Rugby World Cup warm-up – live! Updates from the 2.30pm BST match in CardiffJarrod Evans hopes to take chance and claim spot for WalesYou can email Luke here or tweet him @lukemclau...
17:48, 2019-08-31

Wales name four uncapped Premiership players in Six Nations squad • Nick Tompkins among uncapped quartet chosen from England• ‘We are pretty excited with the group we have got’ says PivacWayne Pivac has raided Engla...
16:04, 2020-01-15

Major power cut hits large parts of England and Wales Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales were without electricity on Friday following a...
19:44, 2019-08-09

Wales ‘in a good place’ says Warren Gatland with No 1 spot in sight • Wales could top rankings with favourable weekend results• Grand Slam champions choose strong side for TwickenhamWhen Eddie Jones took charge of Eng...
23:28, 2019-08-09

Transport chaos across England and Wales after major power cuts Failure on National Grid network affects train services and road usersLarge parts of England and Wales have been left without electricity following a...
21:36, 2019-08-09

Robin McBryde: Wales won't let Fiji burst our bubble Wales must be on top of their game to ensure Fiji do not burst their Rugby World Cup bubble in Oita on Wednesday....
13:57, 2019-10-08

Man United to sign Wales winger Daniel James from Swansea MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United says it has agreed to sign Wales winger Daniel James from second-division club Swansea. ...
16:28, 2019-06-07

Masar finishes dead last in Princess of Wales’s Stakes on day of shocks Charlie Appleby’s horse fades on second start in 13 monthsAll seven favourites on Newmarket card beaten This first day of the July Festival here was ...
21:24, 2019-07-11

Wales takes world's steepest street title from New Zealand Just days after they lost the Cricket World Cup, New Zealand has suffered a second major blow - this time at the hands of Wales....
05:04, 2019-07-16

Street in Wales wins record for world's steepest – video A street in north-west Wales has been crowned the world's steepest. Ffordd Pen Llech in the historic town of Harlech has a gradient of 37.5% at its s...
18:28, 2019-07-16

'You've finally seen the light': Gatland ribbed after tweaking Wales line-up New back-row combination set to take on FijiJames Davies teases Gatland after making teamWarren Gatland has broken up Wales’s back-row combination th...
10:44, 2019-10-07

Australia 45-10 Uruguay: Wallabies respond to Wales defeat with seven-try win in Pool D Australia bounced back from their defeat to Wales with a 45-10 victory over Uruguay in Oita, but the Wallabies' tackling was again in the spotlight....
10:04, 2019-10-05

Wales’ Taulupe Faletau out of Rugby World Cup with broken collarbone • Injury-hit No 8 suffers setback in training and needs surgery• ‘Innocuous training ground incident’ resulted in breakWales will be without one of t...
20:32, 2019-08-01

Ben Te’o left out of England squad to face Wales in World Cup warm-up • Mike Brown and Ben Spencer also miss out on match• Eddie Jones names his squad for Japan on MondayBen Te’o is a surprise omission from the England ...
21:32, 2019-08-06

South Wales police to use facial recognition apps on phones Force testing app that lets officers run snapshot through ‘watchlist’ to identify suspectsSouth Wales police are to have a facial recognition app ins...
21:44, 2019-08-07

Wales's Rob Howley sent home from World Cup amid betting allegations Howley’s exit follows alleged breach of World Rugby regulationsStephen Jones to join squad in Japan as attack coachWales’s World Cup campaign has bee...
18:04, 2019-09-17

England v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST game at TwickenhamEngland players stake claim as Jones wields axeGatland: Wales ‘in good place’ with No 1 in sightGet in tou...
14:08, 2019-08-11

Wales’ Rhys Patchell may miss World Cup after suffering another concussion • Fly-half sustained injury during warm-up defeat in Ireland• Wales already missing another No 10, Gareth AnscombeRhys Patchell may not play in the W...
21:28, 2019-09-08

Lack of toilets on South Wales Metro trains 'dehumanising' Passengers will be forced to wait to use facilities at stations on the new South Wales Metro....
11:12, 2019-09-19

More Northern Irish women seek abortions in England and Wales Rise of 22% comes as greater number of mothers and women over 35 have terminationsThe number of Northern Irish women seeking abortions in England and...
21:04, 2019-06-13

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Head coach Warren Gatland said the Wales team were "shocked" by the news of Rob Howley's alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption ...
08:20, 2019-09-18

Wales's Rob Howley sent home from World Cup amid betting investigation Howley’s exit follows suspected breach of World Rugby regulationsStephen Jones to join squad in Japan as attack coachWales’s World Cup campaign has b...
19:00, 2019-09-17

England 33-19 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened England powered to victory and denied Wales the world No 1 ranking in their opening Rugby World Cup warm-up at Twickenham 4.27pm BST That’s it from m...
18:28, 2019-08-11

South Wales Police use of facial recognition ruled lawful High Court rules against a Cardiff shopper who brought a judicial review against South Wales Police....
12:20, 2019-09-04

Patchell to start at fly-half for Wales against Ireland as Gatland rings changes • Scarlets fly-half one of 15 changes for final World Cup warm-up• Wyn Jones and North also return to starting XVScarlets fly-half Rhys Patchell will...
13:12, 2019-09-05

Homophobic and transphobic hate crimes surge in England and Wales Offences double since 2014 against gay and lesbian people and treble against trans people, Guardian analysis revealsYou saw me covered in blood on a ...
19:04, 2019-06-14

James can ease Wales scoring burden on Bale, says Giggs "Wales manager Ryan Giggs is not surprised by Daniel James\u0027s promising start at Manchester United and expects the winger to help ease the pressu...
19:16, 2019-09-05

England’s Joe Cokanasiga admits nerves when facing Wales and Wallabies • Both sides are potential quarter-final opponents for England• South Africa’s Eben Etzebeth under investigation over brawlJoe Cokanasiga has reveale...
23:36, 2019-09-13

Ireland v Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST match at the Aviva StadiumRhys Patchell: ‘It’s a long time since I’ve been this excited’Email Lee or tweet @bloodandmud with...
15:08, 2019-09-07

Ireland 19-10 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – live! Updates from the 2pm BST match at the Aviva StadiumEmail Lee or tweet @bloodandmud with your thoughts 4.09pm BST Warren Gatland gives some thoughts“I...
17:36, 2019-09-07

Children's speech therapy: Call for wider support in Wales One in 10 children in Wales struggle with their speech and language, according to therapists....
02:16, 2019-06-18

Ireland 19-10 Wales: Rugby World Cup warm-up match – as it happened All the action as Ireland reach number one in the world after victory over a misfiring Wales in Dublin 4.38pm BST That’s your lot from me, look forwa...
19:20, 2019-09-07

Rhys Ifans takes to stage in Wales for 'special' homecoming The actor is back performing in Wales for the first time in 20 years and he is "loving being home"....
18:08, 2019-09-20

Experienced Wales looking forward to Rugby World Cup match up with Georgia Warren Gatland has named a strong and experienced side after the departure of attack coach Rob Howley.Warren Gatland has handed rookie flanker Aaron ...
07:52, 2019-09-21

Croatia v Wales - Follow Euro 2020 Qualifying LIVE "Follow live coverage of the Euro 2020 qualification clash between Croatia and Wales at the Gradski Vrt."...
14:44, 2019-06-08

Wales to start Dan Biggar at No 10 as Warren Gatland seeks more ‘edge’ • Coach: ‘We felt it important that Dan starts the game’ • ‘Players are aware they’re under pressure against England’Warren Gatland expects his grand...
23:52, 2019-08-15

Croatia back on track, beats Wales 2-1 in Euro qualifier World Cup finalist Croatia put its 2020 European Championship qualifying campaign back on track with a 2-1 victory over Wales on Saturday. James Lawr...
17:44, 2019-06-08

Bernard Foley back as Wallabies ring changes for Wales clash Michael Cheika makes four changes for game in TokyoFoley to partner Will Genia; Kurtley Beale benchedCoach Michael Cheika has rung the changes for Au...
06:04, 2019-09-27

Ruaridh McConnochie a doubt to make England debut against Wales • Bath winger struggling with muscle soreness• Mako Vunipola should feature in CardiffRuaridh McConnochie is a late doubt for England’s World Cup mat...
15:32, 2019-08-16

Prince Andrew event at University of South Wales 'alarming' Leanne Wood says a university should not have hosted the duke while he faces "serious allegations"....
19:28, 2019-09-24

Stephen Jones says it was an ‘instant decision’ to join Wales at World Cup • Welshman stands in as attack coach after Rob Howley departure• Cory Hill ruled out of tournament with leg injuryStephen Jones should have been on t...
17:44, 2019-09-24

Injured McConnochie replaced by Watson for England's warm-up against Wales • Bath wing ‘pulled up a bit sore’ in training• McConnochie is only uncapped player in Eddie Jones’s squadFor the second successive week England’s ch...
12:00, 2019-08-17

Wales beat England 13-6 to restore World Cup warm-up momentum "Wales beat England 13-6 in Cardiff on Saturday to go top of the official world rankings and avenge their loss in the reverse fixture last Sunday as ...
19:16, 2019-08-17

Wales 43-14 Georgia: Welsh put Rob Howley saga behind them with six-try win in World Cup opener Wales put a tough week behind them to start their World Cup in fine fashion – scoring six tries to see off Georgia 43-14....
14:24, 2019-09-23

Woman fighting for life after car driven into tents at campsite in Wales A woman is fighting for her life after a vehicle was driven into tents at a campsite in Wales....
17:24, 2019-08-19

Hungary cut down Wales after Gareth Bale fluffs the easiest of lines Gareth Bale’s misery continued as he missed a gilt-edged chance and Wales were beaten by a late Hungary goal in their European Championship qualifier...
23:48, 2019-06-11

Warren Gatland’s Wales look for calmer waters after Howley storm • ‘We’re a small nation who have punched above our weight’• Wales name experienced side for opener against GeorgiaThe storm is not over, but it has p...
23:36, 2019-09-21

Ramsey withdraws from Wales squad ahead of Euro qualifier "Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey has withdrawn from the national squad for the upcoming European Championship qualifier against Azerbaijan and an inter...
16:16, 2019-08-27

Oliver most popular boys' name in England and Wales for sixth year Olivia top choice for girls for third year, with Arthur, Sophia and Grace now in top 10Oliver and Olivia remained the most popular names for boys and...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Wales’s Alun Wyn Jones hopes World Cup will not be scarred by red cards • ‘We will talk about tackle laws because it is an issue’• Jones getting ready for his fourth World CupAlun Wyn Jones leads Wales on to the plane bou...
23:16, 2019-09-10

Vertex reaches deal with Wales for cystic fibrosis treatment Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Wednesday cystic fibrosis patients in Wales would get access to the company's life-extending drugs following an ag...
14:00, 2019-11-13

Wales hold on to beat Barbarians in Warren Gatland’s goodbye • Wales 43-33 Barbarians• Josh Adams and Ken Owens scored two tries eachWarren Gatland’s final farewell to Wales started with boos and finished with ...
20:08, 2019-11-30

Cocaine seizures in England and Wales at highest level since 1973 Official statistics show almost 10,000kg of class A drug confiscated in 2018-19The amount of cocaine seized annually by law enforcement authorities i...
18:24, 2019-12-05

Wales planning to introduce default 20mph speed limit News 9 May, 2019 First Minister Mark Drakeford has said the Welsh Government wants 20mph to become the “default” speed limit for reside...
14:12, 2019-05-09

Mental health: North Wales A&E support scheme extended A "life-changing" mental health service in hospitals is now being rolled out to GPs surgeries....
03:56, 2019-12-09

Hundreds of students denied vote in Wales after application errors Hundreds of university students in Wales could be denied the chance to vote when Britain heads to the polls on Thursday because of admin errors....
19:24, 2019-12-11

Warren Gatland facing up to strange farewell to Wales with Barbarians • Coach to say goodbye after 12 years by helming opposition• He has ‘no idea where the away box is’ at Principality StadiumWarren Gatland will go to ...
20:00, 2019-11-28

Via partners with BusBot to launch autonomous bus trial in New South Wales Ride-sharing startup Via will launch a driverless shuttle program in New South Wales, Australia, in partnership with local bus operator Busways.Read ...
20:48, 2019-07-11

Rob Howley banned from rugby for 18 months after placing bets on Wales Howley used WRU mobile and email to place online betsBan relates to 363 bets over 45 months – some on Wales teamAttack coach can return on 16 June wi...
14:00, 2019-12-16

Pensioner arrested for murder after woman, 74, dies on Christmas Day in Wales A 75-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman died on Christmas Day....
20:32, 2019-12-26

Caerphilly Castle, Wales - Strategically Brilliant for Its Time and Haunted in Ours Caerphilly Castle in south Wales stands proud amongst the medieval fortifications and strongholds in the United Kingdom and is classed among the fine...
03:32, 2019-05-06

Tributes paid to 13-year-old who died after falling into the sea in north Wales The family of a 13-year-old who died after falling into the sea while playing with a friend have paid tribute to the "happy" and "polite" boy....
22:08, 2019-05-05

Divorce rate falls for heterosexual couples in England and Wales Applications backlog partly blamed for drop to lowest level in 50 years, while same-sex couple figure rises The divorce rate for opposite sex couples...
14:12, 2019-11-29

New Zealand swat Wales aside to win Rugby World Cup bronze final • All Blacks surge to win in Steve Hansen’s final game• We are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent jo...
13:28, 2019-11-01

Wales must be ready for blowtorch speed of South Africa, says Edwards • Defence coach wary of Springboks pace out wide• Wales aiming to reach their first Rugby World Cup finalWales back themselves physically against any...
21:44, 2019-10-22

Gareth Bale says playing for Wales ‘more exciting’ than Real Madrid • Bale: ‘It’s like playing with your mates down the park’• Wales play Azerbaijan in crucial Euro 2020 qualifier in BakuGareth Bale has admitted he fi...
16:48, 2019-11-15

Gareth Bale says Wales attack in better shape now than at Euro 2016 • Kieffer Moore, Harry Wilson and Daniel James add to options• ‘To qualify is the main goal – you can’t qualify with one player’Gareth Bale has said ...
17:00, 2019-11-18

Wales lose injured centre Jonathan Davies for more than six months WRU statement reveals Davies requires knee surgeryShoulder operation leaves Rhys Patchell a doubt for Six NationsJonathan Davies and Rhys Patchell bo...
13:32, 2019-11-12

Ramsey brace secures Euro 2020 place for Wales "Euro 2020 Qualification Group E, Cardiff City Stadium - Wales 2 (Ramsey 15\u0027, 47\u0027) Hungary 0"...
23:04, 2019-11-19

Wayne Pivac pledges to sharpen Wales’s attacking game Johnny McNicholl and Willis Halaholo in on residencyPivac to come up against predecessor Warren GatlandWales start life without Warren Gatland at the...
23:32, 2019-11-19

Bale 'not ready' to play for Real Madrid despite Wales call-up "Gareth Bale is unavailable for Real Madrid\u0027s Champions League clash at home to Galatasaray on Wednesday due to injury even though he has been c...
15:20, 2019-11-05

‘It would break my heart if Wales went back to doldrums,’ Warren Gatland says • Coach’s 12 years in charge ends with bronze medal match defeat• ‘I hope Wales continue to be competitive against top nations’Warren Gatland’s 124th...
16:04, 2019-11-01

More than 60 fires burn across New South Wales as $48m relief package announced The NSW premier, Gladys Berejiklian, and the federal emergency management minister, David Littleproud, join forces to help fire victimsThere were mor...
00:36, 2019-11-24

Country diary: icy wind whips around this Nordic-looking part of Wales Abermaw/Barmouth, Gwynedd: The area is beautiful but unforgiving. I realise this is a time for hot chips, not high topsFrom the dubious shelter of th...
06:52, 2019-11-25

Erasmus adamant Cheslin Kolbe had to be sidelined for Wales encounter • South Africa coach picks Nkosi over ‘70% fit’ Kolbe for semi-final• Switch on wing the only change to quarter-final line-upRassie Erasmus shares a ...
22:08, 2019-10-24

Australia wildfires: New South Wales declares state of emergency Fuelled by searing temperatures and high winds, more than 200 fires are burning across the southeastern states of New South Wales and Victoria, threa...
21:36, 2020-01-02

Alun Wyn Jones can make a fifth World Cup says Wales’s Jonathan Humphreys • Captain ‘has such an influence on teams’ says forwards coach• Jamie Roberts to leave bath and join Stormers in South AfricaAlun Wyn Jones will turn...
17:28, 2020-01-16

Huge dust storms in Australia hit central New South Wales Videos posted to social media show the clouds turning day into night in some areas Damaging winds produced by thunderstorms across central New South ...
00:36, 2020-01-20

Gareth Bale desperate to 'get one over' Modric in Wales qualifier with Croatia Bale sick of being on losing team against club teammateWales captain worried Croatia may try to get him suspendedThe Wales captain Gareth Bale has sa...
17:48, 2019-10-12

Wales make 13 changes for Uruguay match and pleased with Biggar news • ‘Dan Biggar was symptom-free the next day’• Fly-half and Jonathan Davies should make quartersWales are hopeful the fly-half Dan Biggar and the cent...
14:16, 2019-10-11

Wayne Pivac raids Premiership for his Wales Six Nations squad • Nick Tompkins among uncapped quartet chosen from England• ‘We are pretty excited with the group we have got’ says PivacWayne Pivac has raided Engla...
19:28, 2020-01-15

Huge dust storms hits central New South Wales Videos posted to social media show the clouds turning day into night in some areas Damaging winds produced by thunderstorms across central New South ...
22:00, 2020-01-19

Wales upbeat with Biggar and Davies news as they change 13 for Uruguay • Dan Biggar was symptom-free the next day, says Warren Gatland• Justin Tipuric to captain Wales for the first timeWales are hopeful the fly-half Dan...
14:56, 2019-10-11

Alun Wyn Jones can make a fifth World Cup, says Wales’s Jonathan Humphreys • Captain ‘has such an influence on teams,’ says forwards coach• Martyn Phillips to step down as WRU chief executive Alun Wyn Jones will turn 38 when...
19:24, 2020-01-16

Aaron Ramsey out for Euro 2020 qualifier as Wales absence goes on • Ryan Giggs says Ramsey could be fit to face Croatia• Gareth Bale: ‘I plan to score against Slovakia’The wait to see Aaron Ramsey end his 11-month h...
11:56, 2019-10-10

Wales win over New Zealand in Rugby World Cup play-off would mean so much for Warren Gatland Eddie Jones's return sledge for Warren Gatland told you everything you need to know about how coaches and players view the bronze medal play-off. Gat...
13:16, 2019-10-28

Wales lenience for Tom Lawrence shows Giggs too quick to forgive A brief exile from the Euro 2020 campaign while taking care of the player may have been a more fitting decisionAlmost two years into his tenure as Wa...
10:36, 2019-10-13

Young offenders in 'harmful solitary confinement' in England and Wales The prisons inspectorate finds "flaws" in policy of separating young offenders in England and Wales....
03:16, 2020-01-21

Wales hopeful of qualifying after Bale salvages point against Croatia Wales are still in with a decent chance of qualifying for Euro 2020 after Gareth Bale’s equaliser earned a point against Group E leaders Croatia. Thi...
23:16, 2019-10-13

Wales to turn ‘disappointment into fire’ in Gatland’s final act against All Blacks • ‘We owe a lot to Warren,’ says Wales hooker Elliot Dee• ‘Beating New Zealand is the only thing we have not done’Wales will be running on emotion wh...
18:56, 2019-10-29

Wales to turn ‘disappointment into fire’ as Gatland signs off against All Blacks • ‘We owe a lot to Warren,’ says Wales hooker Elliot Dee• ‘Beating New Zealand is the only thing we have not done’Wales will be running on emotion wh...
14:00, 2019-10-29

Keeping Faith to return for final series, BBC Wales confirms Filming for the third series of the hit drama, starring Eve Myles, is set to start on 27 January....
16:56, 2020-01-24

Anger over use of facial recognition at south Wales football derby Protest held before Cardiff v Swansea as fans say technology is taking away their rightsFootball supporters and civil rights activists have expressed...
15:16, 2020-01-12

Storm Reveals 4,500-Year-Old Forest of a ‘Sunken Kingdom’ in Wales A storm has revealed an amazing sight on a beach in Wales. High gusts of winds have exposed an ancient forest of dead trees that are 4,500 years old....
18:36, 2019-05-24

Alun Wyn Jones can make a fifth World Cup, says Wales’ Jonathan Humphreys • Captain ‘has such an influence on teams,’ says forwards coach• Martyn Phillips to step down as WRU chief executive Alun Wyn Jones will turn 38 when...
19:56, 2020-01-16

'Wales' fattest man' sheds 36 stone in 12 months after terrifying hospital scare A super-slimmer has shown off his 36st weight loss. The Welsh man undertook the transformation following doctors' warnings...
17:32, 2019-09-09

Joe Allen hails ‘talisman’ Gareth Bale as Wales look for swing in momentum • Midfielder praises Bale for taking control in big moments• Azerbaijan winner comes after Real Madrid doubleJoe Allen has hailed Gareth Bale as a “s...
00:04, 2019-09-08

Warren Gatland picks Wales reserve side to take on under-pressure Ireland • Wales coach makes 14 changed for World Cup warm-up• ‘We can put a massive dent in their confidence,’ says GatlandWales’s first Test as leaders in t...
23:36, 2019-08-29

Wales 16-19 South Africa: Rugby World Cup semi-final – as it happened Handré Pollard scored a decisive penalty four minutes from time to leave Welsh dreams in tattersRead Paul Rees’ match report 11.39am GMT That’s it fr...
14:04, 2019-10-27

Australia bushfires: New South Wales inferno leaves 2 dead - several missing Australian bushfires in New South Wales have claimed the lives of at least two people with several more missing. Hundreds of homes have been evacuate...
06:56, 2019-11-09

Cory Hill named in Wales Rugby World Cup squad despite leg fracture • Dragons lock has not played since February• Patchell also selected while Evans and Lee miss outCory Hill has been named in Wales’ 31-man World Cup ...
16:44, 2019-09-01

The abandoned Gwrych Castle in North Wales is 200 years old and said to be haunted. Take a look inside. David Goddard/ Getty Gwrych Castle in North Wales is 200 years old and has been abandoned for decades. Mark Baker is in charge of restoring the castl...
20:48, 2019-10-30

Euro 2020: Germany v Netherlands, Scotland and Wales in action – live! Updates from all Friday’s qualifiers around EuropeRoundup: Spain cling on, Pukki earns Finland winAnd you can email Ben or tweet @benfisherj 6.54pm B...
20:00, 2019-09-06

Bale grabs late winner to keep Wales' Euro dreams alive "Euro 2020, Euro Qualifying, Group E, Cardiff City Stadium - Wales 2 (Pasayev 26 (O.G.), Bale 84\u0027) Azerbaijan 1 (Emreli 59)"...
23:36, 2019-09-06

WRC's Wales Rally GB has Liverpool start, revives Oulton Park stage Britain's World Rally Championship round will start in England for the first time in 20 years, with Wales Rally GB flagged away from Liverpool into a...
11:04, 2019-05-22

New Zealand v Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 bronze final – live! Updates from the third-place match in Tokyo (9am GMT)Jonny Wilkinson drops in on England training before finalGet in touch! Email Luke or tweet @Luke...
10:08, 2019-11-01

New Zealand 40-17 Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 bronze final – live! Live updates from the third-place match in TokyoReport: New Zealand swat Wales aside to take bronzeGet in touch! Email Luke or tweet @LukeMcLaughlin ...
12:20, 2019-11-01

New Zealand focus turns to Wales after 'unpleasant' review of England defeat All Blacks keen to ‘get back on horse’ in Friday’s playoffWe are expanding our coverage of New Zealand. Please help us by supporting our independent ...
07:04, 2019-10-28

Wales coach Warren Gatland confident he will bow out in style despite being down to bare bones Wales are down to just 26 fit players for Friday's bronze medal match but Warren Gatland still believes his team can make history against New Zealand...
12:52, 2019-10-30

New Zealand 40-17 Wales: Rugby World Cup 2019 bronze final – as it happened The All Blacks turned on the style in Tokyo to give coach Steve Hansen and captain Kieran Read a fitting send-off 12.14pm GMT That will be all from m...
13:28, 2019-11-01

New Zealand thrash Wales to win World Cup bronze final – video highlights Six-try New Zealand surged past Wales to claim the World Cup bronze medal. The All Blacks scored two tries in the opening 12 minutes and Wales never ...
13:52, 2019-11-01

Lane and Carre to make Wales debuts against Ireland in World Cup warm-up • Wing and prop among 14 changes from victory over England• Warren Gatland says spots in final squad ‘still up for grabs’The wing Owen Lane and the p...
16:08, 2019-08-29

Woman dies two weeks after being injured when car ploughed into tents at campsite in Wales A woman has died two weeks after a driver ploughed into her tent at a campsite in Wales, police have said....
11:20, 2019-08-28

Australia wildfires: New South Wales declares weeklong state of emergency Australia’s most populous state of New South Wales declared a seven-day state of emergency Thursday as oppressive conditions fanned around 100 wildfi...
13:08, 2019-12-19

Ben Te’o left out of England squad to face Wales in World Cup warm-up game • Mike Brown and Ben Spencer also miss out on match• Eddie Jones names his squad for Japan on MondayBen Te’o is a surprise omission from the England ...
18:52, 2019-08-06

Facial recognition at South Wales derby 'a step too far', says police chief North Wales police and crime commissioner criticises plans for Cardiff and Swansea clashOne of the most senior policing figures in Wales has warned t...
20:12, 2020-01-08

Shaun Edwards will leave post as Wales’ defence coach after World Cup • Edwards talks of ‘incredibly difficult decision to reach’• Head coach Gatland welcomes end to speculationShaun Edwards has rejected the offer of a ...
12:40, 2019-05-02

Mysterious Mass Grave Found in Wales May Contain Bodies of Vikings’ Slaves Archaeologists have uncovered a mysterious mass grave dating back 1,600 years in Wales containing the remains of 86 individuals.  ...
20:20, 2019-08-04

England ready for fierce World Cup warm-ups against Wales, says Elliot Daly • England out to build on intense training work in Treviso• Daly: ‘It will be similar to a Six Nations game’Elliot Daly is expecting full-blown Test ...
00:00, 2019-08-04

Wayne Pivac names four Premiership players in Wales’ Six Nations squad • Nick Tompkins among uncapped quartet chosen from England• ‘We are pretty excited with the group we have got’ says PivacWayne Pivac has raided Engla...
13:40, 2020-01-15

Wayne Pivac names four Premiership players in Wales’s Six Nations squad • Nick Tompkins among uncapped quartet chosen from England• ‘We are pretty excited with the group we have got’ says PivacWayne Pivac has raided Engla...
14:40, 2020-01-15

Sex Education filming locations in Wales: How to visit Otis' house and more Ahead of Sex Education's second season, we check out the filming locations of the hit Netflix show...
10:44, 2020-01-17

Boy, three, killed in caravan fire in Wales as sibling left in critical condition A three-year-old boy has died in a caravan fire which left his four-year-old sibling in a critical condition in hospital, police said....
22:36, 2020-01-19

TVR Griffith production stalls as south Wales factory hits problems New CEO brought in to accelerate "slower than hoped" progress on the Ebbw Vale factory The chairman of TVR has disclosed via a newsletter to prospect...
07:12, 2020-01-23

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - live Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 7.36pm BST Thomas Edward, a consultant at the e...
20:40, 2019-08-09

Youth matches postponed in New South Wales as Australia bushfires rage Australia's sports federations have postponed youth matches in New South Wales as firefighters battled to contain nearly 150 fires burning in the eas...
07:32, 2019-12-06

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - as it happened Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 10.39pm BST We’re going to close down this live...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Vertex deal with Wales expands cystic fibrosis treatment coverage to all of UK Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's drugs for lung condition cystic fibrosis will now be available to patients across the UK after the company reached a pri...
15:12, 2019-11-13

New Zealand-born pair named in Wayne Pivac's first Wales squad Johnny McNicholl and Willis Halaholo in on residencyPivac to come up against predecessor Warren GatlandThe new Wales head coach, Wayne Pivac, has nam...
14:48, 2019-11-19

Aaron Ramsey’s double sends Wales to Euro 2020 with win over Hungary Aaron Ramsey scored twice in Cardiff as Wales got the win they needed against Hungary to qualify for Euro 2020.The Juventus midfielder opened the sco...
22:48, 2019-11-19

China, England and Wales maintain perfect starts at Snooker World Cup "Wales maintained their perfect start at the Snooker World Cup after Mark Williams and Ryan Day proved too strong for Malta."...
15:44, 2019-06-26

'One of my greatest nights' - Giggs reflects on Wales qualifying for Euro 2020 "Ryan Giggs reflects on his Wales side qualifying for Euro 2020 with a 2-0 victory over Hungary."...
14:16, 2019-11-20

Gareth Bale and that 'Wales, golf, Madrid' flag: Real are not amused The banner is a laugh. And yet, importantly, the Welshman surely knows that most in Madrid won’t find it funnyIt was Pedja Mijatovic who started it. ...
14:36, 2019-11-20

Ryan Giggs vindicated by Wales’s Euro 2020 progress, says Joe Allen • Manager’s critics should ‘eat their words’, says midfielder• Aaron Ramsey says Wales learned from 2018 failureRyan Giggs’s critics should “eat thei...
00:28, 2019-11-21

England vs Wales team news: Ruaridh McConnochie to make his debut Wing Ruaridh McConnochie is set to make his England debut this weekend after being picked to start against Wales on Saturday....
14:16, 2019-08-15

Lyme disease in England and Wales is most common in older, white women An analysis of hospital records has found that people with Lyme disease in hospitals in England and Wales tend to be white, female and relatively aff...
02:40, 2019-08-15

Wales's Rob Howley banned for 18 months amid rugby betting scandal Attack coach can return on 16 June with half of ban suspendedHowley left the World Cup in Japan over alleged rule breachThe former Wales attack coach...
13:20, 2019-12-16

Wales close Principality roof to create ‘fortress’ atmosphere for England • Wales’ plan to keep changes to minimum hit by Anscombe injury• Duncan Taylor, John Barclay back for Scotland against FranceMatches between Wales an...
19:12, 2019-08-14

UK in 'constitutional crisis', says SNP, as Brexit becomes law without consent of Scotland, Wales and NI – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenLong-Bailey sets out vision of hope in Labour leadership pitchCan Momentum survive...
19:16, 2020-01-23

Belgium v Scotland, Hungary v Wales and more: Euro 2020 qualifiers – live! Live updates from Tuesday’s Euro 2020 qualifying gamesSign up for The Fiver and get our daily football emailAnd feel free to email Simon or tweet @Si...
20:40, 2019-06-11

Michael Cheika hits out at World Rugby as Wallabies ring changes for Wales Australia coach angered by Reece Hodge banBernard Foley returns to partner Will Genia Michael Cheika launched a stinging attack on World Rugby follow...
07:48, 2019-09-27

South Wales Metro: Lack of toilets tram-trains 'dehumanising' Passengers will be forced to wait to use facilities at stations on the new South Wales Metro....
12:16, 2019-09-19

Wales boosted by return of big guns for quarter-final clash with France Jonathan Davies and Dan Biggar recover from injuryHadleigh Parkes and George North also return in OitaWarren Gatland has his big guns back after Jona...
06:32, 2019-10-18

Rugby World Cup: flying start for Wales in 43-14 win over Georgia – video highlights Wales's World Cup journey got off to a flying start in a 43-14 win over Georgia at Toyota City Stadium. Warren Gatland's men ran in four tries to lea...
17:08, 2019-09-23

Tracing the 2019 Wales Rally GB route in a Toyota Yaris GRMN We get a taster of next month’s landmark rally stages in a fitting vehicle: Toyota's hottest Yaris The tribal nature of motorsport means it always f...
08:20, 2019-09-28

Wales attempt to steady ship after Rob Howley bombshell at Rugby World Cup WRU knew about suspected betting breach a week agoThe ‘devastated’ assistant coach has returned homeThe Welsh Rugby Union have revealed they were fir...
09:41, 2019-09-18

Josh Adams has Wales quarter-final and World Cup record in his sights • Adams has scored five tries in this World Cup• Wing is wary of danger posed by France in last eightJosh Adams’ outstanding impression on Test rugby...
00:52, 2019-10-15

Netherlands v Northern Ireland, Russia v Scotland, Slovakia v Wales – live! Euro 2020 qualifying updates – get all the latest scoresNext Generation 2019: 60 of the world’s best young talentsAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@th...
19:52, 2019-10-10

Erasmus adamant Kolbe had to be sidelined for South Africa-Wales clash • Coach picks Nkosi over ‘70% fit’ Kolbe for World Cup semi• Switch on wing the only change to quarter-final line-upRassie Erasmus shares a trait wit...
14:40, 2019-10-24

Wales camp won't be disrupted by Rob Howley exit, says Robin McBryde Wales forwards coach Robin McBryde is confident Rob Howley's pre-World Cup departure will not derail the side's tournament ambitions....
15:52, 2019-09-19

Jonathan Davies’s return to fitness boosts Wales’ World Cup hopes • ‘World-class’ centre expects to be fit to face South Africa • Hadleigh Parkes shrugs off hand injury to play in semi-finalWales had Prince Charles ...
23:20, 2019-10-23

Wales’ first-half blitz ensures victory over Georgia in Rugby World Cup • One-sided half resulted in Wales leading 29-0 at half-time• Georgia fought back after interval and edged third-quarterWales had to replace their at...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Warren Gatland admits ‘the better team lost’ after Wales beat France • ‘They were excellent and very unlucky – we didn’t play our best’• France coach Jacques Brunel unhappy with decisive Wales tryWarren Gatland admitte...
17:44, 2019-10-20

Wales forward Josh Navidi ruled out of World Cup with hamstring tear Wales have suffered a big setback after Josh Navidi was ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup with a hamstring injury he picked up against Fran...
13:12, 2019-10-21

Dan Biggar urges Wales to ‘change rest of our lives’ against South Africa • Fly-half puts his faith in ‘attitude and resolve’ for semi-final• Biggar admits quarter-final win over France was fortunateWales have been urged to...
00:04, 2019-10-22

Wales 20-19 France: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – as it happened Relive the action as Wales clawed their way back to victory over France and into the Rugby World Cup semi-finalsRead Robert Kitson’s match report 10....
12:52, 2019-10-20

Wales must be ready for ‘battle royale’ with South Africa, says Shaun Edwards • Defence coach wary of Springboks ‘blowtorch speed’ out wide• Wales aiming to reach their first Rugby World Cup finalWales back themselves physicall...
19:00, 2019-10-22

Liam Williams says senior Wales players have 'stepped up' after Howley exit Full-back pledges to turn adversity to their advantageSquad given integrity briefing after Howley exitLiam Williams has vowed Wales will once again u...
00:08, 2019-09-21

Wales v France: Rugby World Cup 2019, quarter-final – live! Live updates as Grand Slam champs Wales face France‘Wales can win it’ – No room for doubt for Liam WilliamsEmail Lee here or tweet your thoughts to @...
08:52, 2019-10-20

Eddie Jones to watch Australia play Wales with one eye on quarter-final • England coach plans scouting mission of Pool D fixture• Jones says he will not watch next opponents ArgentinaEddie Jones has revealed he will not w...
23:24, 2019-09-27

Aaron Ramsey will miss Wales’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia • Ryan Giggs says Ramsey could be fit to face Croatia• Gareth Bale - ‘I plan to score against Slovakia’The wait to see Aaron Ramsey end his 11-month ...
21:24, 2019-10-09