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Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who could be perfect for Wales

Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who could be perfect for Wales

The Wales coach might have dropped him at the Scarlets, but the 25-year-old was also integral to how the region played Read full article: Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who ...→

The major Swansea junction closing in the evening and at night for resurfacing

The major Swansea junction closing in the evening and at night for resurfacing

There have been considerable queues of traffic whilst other work has been going on there, but it is hoped the £1m scheme will ease congestion once complete Read full article: The major Swansea junction closing in th...→

Google prepares to unveil its first 5G Pixel smartphones

Google prepares to unveil its first 5G Pixel smartphones

The tech giant earlier unveiled its newest Pixel 4a handset, a budget version set to go on sale in October Read full article: Google prepares to unveil its first 5G P...→

Sex Education filming will take place as key set is demolished

Sex Education filming will take place as key set is demolished

The hit Netflix show, starring Gillian Anderson and Asa Butterfield, will be filming at the old Caerleon university campus, while nearby buildings are being de [...] Read full article: Sex Education filming will take place as...→

Mum looked out window to see new car on fire and someone running away

Mum looked out window to see new car on fire and someone running away

Amanda Murphy said she was worried the flames would spread to her house and rushed to get her children to safety Read full article: Mum looked out window to see new car on ...→

Police chief says Cardiff the safest city in the UK despite anti-social concerns

Police chief says Cardiff the safest city in the UK despite anti-social concerns

South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael was speaking after outbreaks of violence in Cardiff Bay over the weekend Read full article: Police chief says Cardiff the safest cit...→

Dragons set to confirm the signing of Jamie Roberts this week

Dragons set to confirm the signing of Jamie Roberts this week

The deal to sign Roberts had been put on hold following the breakdown of a collective wage deal between the regions and the players' union Read full article: Dragons set to confirm the signing of Ja...→

Expedia launches massive sale on UK staycation holidays

Expedia launches massive sale on UK staycation holidays

The travel company are battling amongst others to get couples, families abroad post lockdown with incredible savings Read full article: Expedia launches massive sale on UK stay...→

Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about killed me

Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about killed me

The Kiwi was in charge of the national team for four years, winning 20 out of 34 Test matches Read full article: Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about ...→

Jet2 hopes to resume flights to Spain within weeks

Jet2 hopes to resume flights to Spain within weeks

Routes from the UK to destinations in the Balearics and Canaries could restart before the end of summer, boss claims Read full article: Jet2 hopes to resume flights to Spain wi...→

How local lockdowns could be imposed in wrong areas

How local lockdowns could be imposed in wrong areas

Potential for false-positives to drive the increase in community cases is 'substantial' Read full article: How local lockdowns could be imposed in ...→

Stifling heat to bake parts of Britain this week with highs above 30C

Stifling heat to bake parts of Britain this week with highs above 30C

Scorching heat will sweep across the country from the Mediterranean where temperature records have been broken in Spain Read full article: Stifling heat to bake parts of Britain t...→

Store asks shopper not to wear face masks bdue to security concerns

Store asks shopper not to wear face masks bdue to security concerns

Sign has been placed in the front window of the shop near Chesterfield, Derbyshire, which tells customers they should not cover their face Read full article: Store asks shopper not to wear face mask...→

Morning headlines as Guscott demands change ahead of Wales v England clash

Morning headlines as Guscott demands change ahead of Wales v England clash

Here are your rugby headlines for Monday, August 3.... Former England star and BBC pundit wants Eight Nations group changes Read full article: Morning headlines as Guscott demands cha...→

Everything you need to know about rapid Covid-19 tests

Everything you need to know about rapid Covid-19 tests

90-minute turnaround has been hailed as a game-changer especially ahead of the colder winter months and flu season Read full article: Everything you need to know about rapid ...→

90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out in hospitals and care homes

90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out in hospitals and care homes

Results will help deal with the virus in winter enabling medics to differentiate between coronavirus and other seasonal illnesses Read full article: 90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out i...→

Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost for care sector

Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost for care sector

Ministers say social care plays a vital role in Wales - but critics say more is needed to fix what is 'a broken system' Read full article: Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost ...→

Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend after overcast week

Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend after overcast week

It's set to be a scorcher next weekend for most of Wales with temperatures predicted to reach 30C in Cardiff. That sunshine could potentially last into the fol [...] Read full article: Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend ...→

Find the places near you using the Eat Out to Help Out discount

Find the places near you using the Eat Out to Help Out discount

The Eat Out to Help Out discount scheme will get diners 50% per person off food and non-alcoholic drinks when they eat in at participating establishments durin [...] Read full article: Find the places near you using the Eat O...→

Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business named as crash victim

Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business named as crash victim

'Adored dad, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend' David Morgan, 68, died in a crash in Sketty. He twice beat cancer and saved two people from dr [...] Read full article: Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business...→

Living above Cardiff Bay as crowds come back

Living above Cardiff Bay as crowds come back

'From our flat we could see people [having sex] in a car.' Residents say while they're used to noise things have been 'a million times worse' lately Read full article: Living above Cardiff Bay as crowds come ...→

Tourist information, stunning pictures and latest news from WalesOnline about Wa

Tourist information, stunning pictures and latest news from WalesOnline about Wales' beautiful beaches Read full article: Tourist information, stunning pictures a...→

You could own this luxury £1.5m property for just £5

You could own this luxury £1.5m property for just £5

Five-bedroom property with three acres of land, in Yorkshire, may be the perfect place to relocate Read full article: You could own this luxury £1.5m property...→

New leisure centre to be built in Neath after nearly a decade of planning

New leisure centre to be built in Neath after nearly a decade of planning

The leisure centre is one of many proposals considered by the council since 2013 as part of it's plans to redevelop Neath town centre. Read full article: New leisure centre to be built in Neath ...→

Swans play-off ace Conor Gallagher targeted by German clubs

Swans play-off ace Conor Gallagher targeted by German clubs

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has a big decision to make on Gallagher's future following the Swans' play-off loss Read full article: Swans play-off ace Conor Gallagher targe...→

UK braced for August heatwave with temperatures topping 35C

UK braced for August heatwave with temperatures topping 35C

Last week's extreme heat is forecast to return in just a few days - and it will be here to stay Read full article: UK braced for August heatwave with tempe...→

Overhaul of 'outdated and complex' planning system coming

Overhaul of 'outdated and complex' planning system coming

Part of the new process will involve quicker development on land which has been designated 'for renewal' Read full article: Overhaul of 'outdated and complex' plann...→

These are the words not to use on a CV if you want to impress

These are the words not to use on a CV if you want to impress

Wide-ranging survey reveals bosses would rather candidates avoid words like ‘passionate’and‘excellent’to highlight their skills Read full article: These are the words not to use on a CV i...→

High-flyer sold his business to become a friar on a remote island

High-flyer sold his business to become a friar on a remote island

Martin Sanderson sold his successful business and left for Scotland’s remote Isle of Arran to live in solitude before eventually becoming a Capuchin Franciscan [...] Read full article: High-flyer sold his business to become a...→

New life of Dewi Morris, the Welshman abused because he played for England

New life of Dewi Morris, the Welshman abused because he played for England

The Crickhowell born and brought up scrum-half only went to college in the north-west of England rather than Cardiff Met because he had failed an A-level Read full article: New life of Dewi Morris, the Welshman ab...→

Criminals given a second chance who completely blew it

Criminals given a second chance who completely blew it

The last thing defendants who are handed suspended prison sentences hear as they walk out of court is a warning from the judge that if they offend again they w [...] Read full article: Criminals given a second chance who comp...→

Family gave its name to Port Talbot and laid industrial foundations

Family gave its name to Port Talbot and laid industrial foundations

From a collection of villages grew an industrial town named after an aristocratic family with an extraordinary story Read full article: Family gave its name to Port Talbot and ...→

The towns and cities in England on the coronavirus 'watch list'

The towns and cities in England on the coronavirus 'watch list'

Many parts of the country are being monitored after seeing a rise in their rates of Covid-19 infections Read full article: The towns and cities in England on the c...→

Experts warn of choice between schools and pubs as Covid rate grows

Experts warn of choice between schools and pubs as Covid rate grows

'It might come down to a question of which do you trade off against each other and then that’s a matter of prioritising' Read full article: Experts warn of choice between schools a...→

Fears over 'unmanageable' beaches as UK public head for coast

Fears over 'unmanageable' beaches as UK public head for coast

Coastguard had its busiest day for more than four years on Friday – when the UK recorded its third hottest day ever Read full article: Fears over 'unmanageable' beaches as UK ...→

Your gym is about to start charging you again and you have days to decide

Your gym is about to start charging you again and you have days to decide

PureGym, The Gym, DW Fitness First and David Lloyd Leisure are all set to open their doors in Wales again, along with many others Read full article: Your gym is about to start charging you ...→

Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attempts to control coronavirus – morning headlines for Saturday, August 1

Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attempts to control coronavirus – morning headlines for Saturday, August 1

Top scientists were warned the situation in the UK is 'precariously balanced' and outbreaks of disorder in cities could 'catastrophically' undermine recovery p [...] Read full article: Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attemp...→

'Hidden LEGO' worth hundreds of pounds to UK households

'Hidden LEGO' worth hundreds of pounds to UK households

Survey shows love for LEGO hasn’t diminished and households still continue to spend large sums of money on the brand Read full article: 'Hidden LEGO' worth hundreds of pounds t...→

Dad-of-three living with condition that causes his bones to 'die'

Dad-of-three living with condition that causes his bones to 'die'

'It's the same pain as an end-of-life bone cancer sufferer. I'm on very, very high pain medication and even that doesn't really stop the pain' Read full article: Dad-of-three living with condition that ...→

All the new restrictions imposed in the latest local lockdowns

All the new restrictions imposed in the latest local lockdowns

Measures introduced to tackle an increasing rate of transmission in parts of Northern England. Read full article: All the new restrictions imposed in the ...→

A look into the controversy surrounding the north lockdowns

A look into the controversy surrounding the north lockdowns

The government has been accused of causing "confusion and distress" with their local lockdown Read full article: A look into the controversy surrounding ...→

Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined the Dragons

Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined the Dragons

The 94-cap centre will add significant experience to the Dragons and form a mouthwatering partnership with Nick Tompkins Read full article: Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined ...→

Supermarkets issue urgent product recalls on rice and seafood

Supermarkets issue urgent product recalls on rice and seafood

Supermarkets urgently recall food products - here's what you need to do if you've purchased the items Read full article: Supermarkets issue urgent product recall...→

Wales records no new coronavirus deaths but cases increase by 24

Wales records no new coronavirus deaths but cases increase by 24

It means the overall number of deaths with lab-confirmed Covid-19 since the outbreak began remains at 1,565 Read full article: Wales records no new coronavirus deaths ...→

The pitfalls of writing your own will and how a solicitor can help

The pitfalls of writing your own will and how a solicitor can help

Jennifer Melly Law specialises in elderly client law, offering clients a holistic service that covers all concerns of later life Read full article: The pitfalls of writing your own will an...→

Health chiefs tell docs not to prescribe painkillers such as paracetamol

Health chiefs tell docs not to prescribe painkillers such as paracetamol

'Little or no evidence' the commonly used drugs for chronic primary pain made any difference to people’s quality of life Read full article: Health chiefs tell docs not to prescribe...→

Mayor's anger over Government plan to use M25 for London lockdown

Mayor's anger over Government plan to use M25 for London lockdown

Sadiq Khan said proposal to use motorway to seal off capital was 'totally unacceptable and an affront to London' Read full article: Mayor's anger over Government plan to us...→

'Parking enforcement' car with cameras to patrol city streets

'Parking enforcement' car with cameras to patrol city streets

Illegal parking remains a particularly big problem near schools, according to the council Read full article: 'Parking enforcement' car with cameras t...→

Eczema skin creams fire and burns warning from fire chiefs

Eczema skin creams fire and burns warning from fire chiefs

More than 50 deaths have been confirmed as involving emollient in England in the past decade Read full article: Eczema skin creams fire and burns warnin...→

Welcome to our live traffic updates, where we'll be bringing you the latest from [...]

Welcome to our live traffic updates, where we'll be bringing you the latest from [...]

Welcome to our live traffic updates, where we'll be bringing you the latest from the M4 motorway around Newport.... We'll also be bringing you traffic updates [...] Read full article: Welcome to our live traffic updates, whe...→

Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockdown with seven-hour party

Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockdown with seven-hour party

The Old Trafford idol hosted a birthday bash for his son Arron 19 hours after tough new Covid-19 restrictions came into force following a surge in cases Read full article: Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockd...→

Kate Garraway tried to give Derek her blood after surviving Covid

Kate Garraway tried to give Derek her blood after surviving Covid

Doctors had told Kate to be grateful her husband has not taken a step back, following his ongoing battles health problems caused after suffering from Coronavir [...] Read full article: Kate Garraway tried to give Derek her bl...→

Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today - here's where to get cut-price meals

Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today - here's where to get cut-price meals

The offer, which is only available between Mondays and Wednesdays, will be capped at £10 per diner and does not apply to alcohol Read full article: Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today ...→

Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted five minutes

Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted five minutes

Mark Woodbine booked for a three-night stay at the Pontins Brean Sands holiday park in Somerset Read full article: Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted ...→

9 out of 10 medium-sized firms 'make staff redundant' during pandemic

9 out of 10 medium-sized firms 'make staff redundant' during pandemic

Just under a third of 500 firms surveyed said they had already made around a fifth of their workforce redundant Read full article: 9 out of 10 medium-sized firms 'make sta...→

Earthworks approved for site which could be used for rail testing

Earthworks approved for site which could be used for rail testing

The site covering the Nant Helen coal mine could be used for the Welsh Government's £100m train testing project that would bring around 100 jobs to the area Read full article: Earthworks approved for site which could...→

Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being pulled from sea at beach

Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being pulled from sea at beach

The man, who is believed to have been on holiday in the area, was one of four people reported to have got into difficulty in the sea off Barmouth beach on Sund [...] Read full article: Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being...→

Royal Mint considering coin to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi

Royal Mint considering coin to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is asking for people from black, Asian, and minority ethnic groups to be recognised for their contributions Read full article: Royal Mint considering coin to commemora...→

'I shopped locally for a week and this is how it went'

'I shopped locally for a week and this is how it went'

We set our reporter Lucy John the task of swapping Tesco for local and independent stores for a week Read full article: 'I shopped locally for a week and this i...→

Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his career and quit Real Madrid

Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his career and quit Real Madrid

Manchester United are also interested in Bale, who Murphy would love to see feature for Real Madrid in Champions League against Manchester City Read full article: Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his ca...→

11 myths we have been believing about our hair all this time

11 myths we have been believing about our hair all this time

People are flocking back to their hairdressers but here's what we've been getting completely wrong about our locks Read full article: 11 myths we have been believing about ou...→

The crimes committed by children in Wales

The crimes committed by children in Wales

Figures from the Ministry of Justice show violence against another person was the most common crime committed by kids throughout the country Read full article: The crimes committed by children in Wale...→

Schools need 'clarification' on reopening as Covid rises, says union

Schools need 'clarification' on reopening as Covid rises, says union

Boris Johnson previously pledged that all pupils at both primary and secondary schools in England will return in September Read full article: Schools need 'clarification' on reopenin...→

Cardiff City's Sol Bamba insists he is not deterred by dearth of BAME managers

Cardiff City's Sol Bamba insists he is not deterred by dearth of BAME managers

Bluebirds fan favourite Sol Bamba wants to become a manager when he finishes playing and insists he is not deterred by the dearth of BAME managers currently wi [...] Read full article: Cardiff City's Sol Bamba insists he is n...→

Property rental jargon explained - all you need to know when moving home

Property rental jargon explained - all you need to know when moving home

It's easy to get lost in the agent-speak when property experts use specific terms of the trade without even realising it Read full article: Property rental jargon explained - all y...→

Wales' little-known role in clothing slaves in the West Indies

Wales' little-known role in clothing slaves in the West Indies

'Welsh plains' wool, a cheap and durable material, was produced by people living in poverty here and exported to the Caribbean where it was used to cheaply clo [...] Read full article: Wales' little-known role in clothing sla...→

Huge network of caves hidden under Cardiff's 'hollow mountain'

Huge network of caves hidden under Cardiff's 'hollow mountain'

The beautiful Garth mountain affords picturesque views stretching for miles around. But far below its 307m summit lies an underground network with a fascinatin [...] Read full article: Huge network of caves hidden under Cardi...→

Four teams can still win this year's Six Nations as final matches confirmed

Four teams can still win this year's Six Nations as final matches confirmed

Six months since the tournament began, the dates for the completion of the Six Nations have been confirmed but what's up for grabs? Read full article: Four teams can still win this year's Six...→

Arsenal vs Chelsea FA Cup kick-off time, TV and live stream info

Arsenal vs Chelsea FA Cup kick-off time, TV and live stream info

English football's crown jewel event is here - albeit somewhat delayed from it's usual spot in the calendar Read full article: Arsenal vs Chelsea FA Cup kick-off time,...→

Millionaire paedophile priest thought to have abused kids in Wales

Millionaire paedophile priest thought to have abused kids in Wales

Victims of Michael Studdert could be able to claim against his estate after a judge said he was 'satisfied Studdert had committed historic sexual assault in En [...] Read full article: Millionaire paedophile priest thought to...→

Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attempts to control coronavirus

Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attempts to control coronavirus

Top scientists were warned the situation in the UK is 'precariously balanced' and outbreaks of disorder in cities could 'catastrophically' undermine recovery p [...] Read full article: Public disorder could 'overwhelm' attemp...→

'I'm 93 and care for my ill son - but we're not classed as vulnerable'

'I'm 93 and care for my ill son - but we're not classed as vulnerable'

At the beginning of the pandemic Barbara MacArthur couldn't get a food delivery spot and tried on three occasions to get toilet roll at her local shop Read full article: 'I'm 93 and care for my ill son - but we...→

NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared for second wave

NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared for second wave

Council leader Rob Jones said in the event of a local outbreak, lockdown restrictions in Neath Port Talbot would return to the way they were Read full article: NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared ...→

Fashion fan saves £500 on her online clothing shop using a sales hunting hack

Fashion fan saves £500 on her online clothing shop using a sales hunting hack

A bargain hunter at heart, Noorie found the sales site through Google, where she was searching for a new designer handbag Read full article: Fashion fan saves £500 on her online clo...→

Laws to enforce northern lockdown restrictions yet to be implemented

Laws to enforce northern lockdown restrictions yet to be implemented

Department of Health and Social Care says it is trying to make the changes legally enforceable as soon as possible Read full article: Laws to enforce northern lockdown restri...→

Everything you need to know about returning to the office after lockdown

Everything you need to know about returning to the office after lockdown

It is now up to employers to decide if they need to have their staff all in one place to properly run their business - these are your rights Read full article: Everything you need to know about return...→

Boots is now selling a brand new type of tampon for just £2.25

Boots is now selling a brand new type of tampon for just £2.25

High-street retailer Boots has added plant-based applicator compact tampons and menstrual cups to its shelves Read full article: Boots is now selling a brand new type of...→

Britain's Got Talent artist Nathan Wyburn to release second book

Britain's Got Talent artist Nathan Wyburn to release second book

The Ebbw Vale artist's book will celebrate the past 10 years of his work - including his stunning NHS mural Read full article: Britain's Got Talent artist Nathan Wybur...→

Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team are returning to Swansea for a special revamp

Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team are returning to Swansea for a special revamp

They will create a state of the art centre for a charity which currently uses a dilapidated out of use bus stop shelter, but will need the help of city tradesp [...] Read full article: Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team are re...→

Thai police set to close investigation into Welsh woman's murder

Thai police set to close investigation into Welsh woman's murder

Kirsty Jones was strangled while staying at a guesthouse in 2000 - but no one has faced justice for her murder Read full article: Thai police set to close investigation i...→

Pride Cymru is calling for people to get involved for their digital event

Pride Cymru is calling for people to get involved for their digital event

A video will feature in the organisations digital event next month, asking people 'What does pride mean to you?' Read full article: Pride Cymru is calling for people to get...→

Parents told to make immediate child benefit claim after Covid changes

Parents told to make immediate child benefit claim after Covid changes

Under normal circumstances, parents must register their child’s birth first before claiming - but this regulation has been relaxed during the pandemic Read full article: Parents told to make immediate child ben...→

Black Lives Matter supporters urged to become magistrates to boost diversity

Black Lives Matter supporters urged to become magistrates to boost diversity

Magistrates Association is hoping recent protests and scrutiny of policing and justice system might inspire more people to volunteer Read full article: Black Lives Matter supporters urged to b...→

Live traffic updates on the M4 motorway (Monday, August 3)

Live traffic updates on the M4 motorway (Monday, August 3)

News of crashes, disruption, closures and congestion on and around the M4 motorway near Newport Read full article: Live traffic updates on the M4 motorway ...→

Bluebirds need greater in transfer window to land Premier League place

Bluebirds need greater in transfer window to land Premier League place

Our Bluebirds fan columnist reflects on Cardiff City's season and their gallant failure to reach Wembley Read full article: Bluebirds need greater in transfer windo...→

Bakery defends rule after sacking manager over debit card dispute

Bakery defends rule after sacking manager over debit card dispute

The chain operates a card-only system but many of the customers are elderly and only have cash Read full article: Bakery defends rule after sacking manage...→

Thorough but fruitless search for man missing almost eight years

Thorough but fruitless search for man missing almost eight years

Dozens of areas have been searched and 200 people have been interviewed over the disappearance of Kyle Vaughan. Today marks what would have been his 32nd birth [...] Read full article: Thorough but fruitless search for man mi...→

Touching moment man is surprised by 140 bikers on his 50th birthday

Touching moment man is surprised by 140 bikers on his 50th birthday

Harley-Davidson mega-fan Paul Freiter, who has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair, got to see some of his favourite bikes up close during the surprise visit Read full article: Touching moment man is surprised by 140 ...→

Wales legend Ieuan Evans joins race to become WRU chairman

Wales legend Ieuan Evans joins race to become WRU chairman

Former Wales record-cap holder and Scarlets great Evans is standing for chairman Gareth Davies' WRU council seat. A third ex-Wales star, Nigel Davies, could al [...] Read full article: Wales legend Ieuan Evans joins race to b...→

Three in hospital after getting into difficulty in sea off beach

Three in hospital after getting into difficulty in sea off beach

Two helicopters landed on Barmouth Beach in Gwynedd on Sunday afternoon after people were caught in a rip tide. Three people are in hospital with one seriously [...] Read full article: Three in hospital after getting into dif...→

Bluebirds edge ahead of Championship rivals in battle to sign Kieffer Moore

Bluebirds edge ahead of Championship rivals in battle to sign Kieffer Moore

Moore is a wanted man but appears to have set his sights on Bluebirds after Neil Harris made him number one transfer tagert Read full article: Bluebirds edge ahead of Championship riv...→

Student reveals dangers of 'smart motorways' after horror crash

Student reveals dangers of 'smart motorways' after horror crash

Devastating accident happened when a lorry driver went into the back of broken down Kia Sedona people carrier Read full article: Student reveals dangers of 'smart motorw...→

A look back at Port Talbot's Plaza cinema and what its future holds

A look back at Port Talbot's Plaza cinema and what its future holds

The cinema once inspired Welsh Hollywood stars fell into disrepair for decades - it is now being turned into a community hub Read full article: A look back at Port Talbot's Plaza cinem...→

Second lockdown threat as PM 'orders preparations' to avoid it

Second lockdown threat as PM 'orders preparations' to avoid it

PM considering asking elderly to shield once again introducing lockdown-like conditions for London Read full article: Second lockdown threat as PM 'orders pre...→

Courageous acne victim charts fight against condition with images on Instagram

Courageous acne victim charts fight against condition with images on Instagram

Miranda Morris spent a decade “caking make up” on her face to hide her often bleeding spots not now shares snaps of her progress Read full article: Courageous acne victim charts fight agai...→

Woman with 'half-functioning heart' inspired to become a doctor

Woman with 'half-functioning heart' inspired to become a doctor

Carys Allen’s parents were offered a termination as her heart was deemed “incompatible” with life Read full article: Woman with 'half-functioning heart' insp...→

Size XXXXL dad saves £80 a week on food after losing 10 stone

Size XXXXL dad saves £80 a week on food after losing 10 stone

Craig George was shocked into action when a doctor told him that he may only have 'five years left' Read full article: Size XXXXL dad saves £80 a week on food ...→

Areas of Wales to be underwater in 30 years due to climate change

Areas of Wales to be underwater in 30 years due to climate change

Maps produced by Climate Central, a body of leading scientists and journalists, show the parts of Wales that face being lost to rising tides within decades Read full article: Areas of Wales to be underwater in 30 ye...→

New reality for restaurants, pubs, and cafés as they open indoors

New reality for restaurants, pubs, and cafés as they open indoors

Customers will be asked to clock in and out, staff and patrons face temperature checks, and tables will be blocked off or moved to enable social distancing Read full article: New reality for restaurants, pubs, and c...→

Woman earns £40,000 a month working from her bedroom

Woman earns £40,000 a month working from her bedroom

When her marriage broke up and her dog died within the same fortnight Michaela Morgan had to make some changes. Now she runs her own (highly lucrative) digital [...] Read full article: Woman earns £40,000 a month working from...→

Designer on life behind the scenes on TV's biggest hit shows

Designer on life behind the scenes on TV's biggest hit shows

Rhiannon Clarke has been a key part of shows like Sex Education, His Dark Materials, and Doctor Who but the work of a scenic artist isn't always glamorous Read full article: Designer on life behind the scenes on TV...→

Disgusting state of Cardiff Bay after crowds gathered on Friday

Disgusting state of Cardiff Bay after crowds gathered on Friday

Wrappers and empty food and drink cartons lay strewn around the Oval Basin while there were also dozens of miniature gas canisters visible and a chair was aban [...] Read full article: Disgusting state of Cardiff Bay after cr...→

Live updates as rescue takes place after glider crashes in field

Live updates as rescue takes place after glider crashes in field

Emergency services were called on Saturday afternoon to reports of a glider crash-landing in a field in Rhossili Read full article: Live updates as rescue takes place after...→

Disputes, violent incidents, and large crowds in Cardiff Bay

Disputes, violent incidents, and large crowds in Cardiff Bay

Police have been given additional powers to deal with antisocial behaviour in the Oval Basin in Cardiff Bay following disorder on Friday night Read full article: Disputes, violent incidents, and large c...→

Let's cling onto our old favourites even as they disappear

Let's cling onto our old favourites even as they disappear

If things weren't bad enough already this year the Argos catalogue has got the chop and Newsround's evening bulletin is going Read full article: Let's cling onto our old favourites even...→

UK facing jobs 'crisis' warning as furlough scheme wind-down begins

UK facing jobs 'crisis' warning as furlough scheme wind-down begins

Beauty salons, bowling alleys and other leisure venues were scheduled to welcome customers on Saturday Read full article: UK facing jobs 'crisis' warning as furlo...→

Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who could be perfect for Wales

Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who could be perfect for Wales

The Wales coach might have dropped him at the Scarlets, but the 25-year-old was also integral to how the region played Read full article: Steff Evans, the roving free spirit who ...→

NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared for second wave

NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared for second wave

Council leader Rob Jones said in the event of a local outbreak, lockdown restrictions in Neath Port Talbot would return to the way they were Read full article: NPT 'moving into recovery' but prepared ...→

Laws to enforce northern lockdown restrictions yet to be implemented

Laws to enforce northern lockdown restrictions yet to be implemented

Department of Health and Social Care says it is trying to make the changes legally enforceable as soon as possible Read full article: Laws to enforce northern lockdown restri...→

Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined the Dragons

Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined the Dragons

The 94-cap centre will add significant experience to the Dragons and form a mouthwatering partnership with Nick Tompkins Read full article: Jamie Roberts reveals why he has joined ...→

Google prepares to unveil its first 5G Pixel smartphones

Google prepares to unveil its first 5G Pixel smartphones

The tech giant earlier unveiled its newest Pixel 4a handset, a budget version set to go on sale in October Read full article: Google prepares to unveil its first 5G P...→

Supermarkets issue urgent product recalls on rice and seafood

Supermarkets issue urgent product recalls on rice and seafood

Supermarkets urgently recall food products - here's what you need to do if you've purchased the items Read full article: Supermarkets issue urgent product recall...→

Wales records no new coronavirus deaths but cases increase by 24

Wales records no new coronavirus deaths but cases increase by 24

It means the overall number of deaths with lab-confirmed Covid-19 since the outbreak began remains at 1,565 Read full article: Wales records no new coronavirus deaths ...→

Police chief says Cardiff the safest city in the UK despite anti-social concerns

Police chief says Cardiff the safest city in the UK despite anti-social concerns

South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Alun Michael was speaking after outbreaks of violence in Cardiff Bay over the weekend Read full article: Police chief says Cardiff the safest cit...→

Expedia launches massive sale on UK staycation holidays

Expedia launches massive sale on UK staycation holidays

The travel company are battling amongst others to get couples, families abroad post lockdown with incredible savings Read full article: Expedia launches massive sale on UK stay...→

Mayor's anger over Government plan to use M25 for London lockdown

Mayor's anger over Government plan to use M25 for London lockdown

Sadiq Khan said proposal to use motorway to seal off capital was 'totally unacceptable and an affront to London' Read full article: Mayor's anger over Government plan to us...→

Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about killed me

Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about killed me

The Kiwi was in charge of the national team for four years, winning 20 out of 34 Test matches Read full article: Graham Henry: Coaching Wales just about ...→

How local lockdowns could be imposed in wrong areas

How local lockdowns could be imposed in wrong areas

Potential for false-positives to drive the increase in community cases is 'substantial' Read full article: How local lockdowns could be imposed in ...→

Store asks shopper not to wear face masks bdue to security concerns

Store asks shopper not to wear face masks bdue to security concerns

Sign has been placed in the front window of the shop near Chesterfield, Derbyshire, which tells customers they should not cover their face Read full article: Store asks shopper not to wear face mask...→

Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockdown with seven-hour party

Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockdown with seven-hour party

The Old Trafford idol hosted a birthday bash for his son Arron 19 hours after tough new Covid-19 restrictions came into force following a surge in cases Read full article: Man Utd legend Paul Scholes flouts lockd...→

Morning headlines as Guscott demands change ahead of Wales v England clash

Morning headlines as Guscott demands change ahead of Wales v England clash

Here are your rugby headlines for Monday, August 3.... Former England star and BBC pundit wants Eight Nations group changes Read full article: Morning headlines as Guscott demands cha...→

Black Lives Matter supporters urged to become magistrates to boost diversity

Black Lives Matter supporters urged to become magistrates to boost diversity

Magistrates Association is hoping recent protests and scrutiny of policing and justice system might inspire more people to volunteer Read full article: Black Lives Matter supporters urged to b...→

Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today - here's where to get cut-price meals

Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today - here's where to get cut-price meals

The offer, which is only available between Mondays and Wednesdays, will be capped at £10 per diner and does not apply to alcohol Read full article: Eat Out To Help Out scheme begins today ...→

90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out in hospitals and care homes

90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out in hospitals and care homes

Results will help deal with the virus in winter enabling medics to differentiate between coronavirus and other seasonal illnesses Read full article: 90-minute Covid tests to be rolled out i...→

Bluebirds need greater in transfer window to land Premier League place

Bluebirds need greater in transfer window to land Premier League place

Our Bluebirds fan columnist reflects on Cardiff City's season and their gallant failure to reach Wembley Read full article: Bluebirds need greater in transfer windo...→

Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted five minutes

Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted five minutes

Mark Woodbine booked for a three-night stay at the Pontins Brean Sands holiday park in Somerset Read full article: Appalled dad's holiday park trip lasted ...→

Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost for care sector

Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost for care sector

Ministers say social care plays a vital role in Wales - but critics say more is needed to fix what is 'a broken system' Read full article: Welsh Government announces £22.7m boost ...→

Touching moment man is surprised by 140 bikers on his 50th birthday

Touching moment man is surprised by 140 bikers on his 50th birthday

Harley-Davidson mega-fan Paul Freiter, who has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair, got to see some of his favourite bikes up close during the surprise visit Read full article: Touching moment man is surprised by 140 ...→

Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being pulled from sea at beach

Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being pulled from sea at beach

The man, who is believed to have been on holiday in the area, was one of four people reported to have got into difficulty in the sea off Barmouth beach on Sund [...] Read full article: Holidaymaker in his 30s dies after being...→

Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend after overcast week

Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend after overcast week

It's set to be a scorcher next weekend for most of Wales with temperatures predicted to reach 30C in Cardiff. That sunshine could potentially last into the fol [...] Read full article: Wales set for 30C heatwave next weekend ...→

Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business named as crash victim

Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business named as crash victim

'Adored dad, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend' David Morgan, 68, died in a crash in Sketty. He twice beat cancer and saved two people from dr [...] Read full article: Dad-of-four who ran scaffolding business...→

Royal Mint considering coin to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi

Royal Mint considering coin to commemorate Mahatma Gandhi

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is asking for people from black, Asian, and minority ethnic groups to be recognised for their contributions Read full article: Royal Mint considering coin to commemora...→

Tourist information, stunning pictures and latest news from WalesOnline about Wa

Tourist information, stunning pictures and latest news from WalesOnline about Wales' beautiful beaches Read full article: Tourist information, stunning pictures a...→

Three in hospital after getting into difficulty in sea off beach

Three in hospital after getting into difficulty in sea off beach

Two helicopters landed on Barmouth Beach in Gwynedd on Sunday afternoon after people were caught in a rip tide. Three people are in hospital with one seriously [...] Read full article: Three in hospital after getting into dif...→

'I shopped locally for a week and this is how it went'

'I shopped locally for a week and this is how it went'

We set our reporter Lucy John the task of swapping Tesco for local and independent stores for a week Read full article: 'I shopped locally for a week and this i...→

Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his career and quit Real Madrid

Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his career and quit Real Madrid

Manchester United are also interested in Bale, who Murphy would love to see feature for Real Madrid in Champions League against Manchester City Read full article: Gareth Bale urged to stop wasting his ca...→

New leisure centre to be built in Neath after nearly a decade of planning

New leisure centre to be built in Neath after nearly a decade of planning

The leisure centre is one of many proposals considered by the council since 2013 as part of it's plans to redevelop Neath town centre. Read full article: New leisure centre to be built in Neath ...→