11 hrs ago
Visitor numbers up in Colwyn Bay and Betws y Coed
Bridie Johnston, six, left and Isobel Delaney, seven have fun in the sun on the new beach at Colwyn Bay THE number of overseas visitors to Colwyn Bay and Betws-y-Coed has risen year on year - but tourists to Llandudno and Conwy have fallen.
15 hrs ago
New A 4m housing scheme planned for Llandudno
Cartrefi Conwy meet with residents for consultation over plans to redevelop Llys Seiriol and the nearby Llys Eryl sheltered accommodation.
15 hrs ago
Meet the dog who is unable to walk so gets around by pram
SADIE the two-year-old Shar Pei dog is causing quite a stir when she's out and about in Llandudno.
Wed May 22, 2013
Belfast fifth most popular UK tourist destination
European cities dominated the world destinations popularity table, with New York City , San Francisco and Sydney the only non-European destinations in the top 10.
Tue May 21, 2013
Only one Welsh destination makes it in the top 50 most visited in the UK
Just one Welsh city made it into the top 50 most visited places in Britain, according to figures released today which demonstrate the challenges facing Wales' tourism sector.
Fri May 17, 2013
Wales Rally GB - New Base, New Route, New Challenges, New Appeal
The move to a new base in North Wales was confirmed last month; now event organiser International Motor Sports has provided further details of a challenging new competitive route, the return of spectator stages aimed at delivering a full day's top class family entertainment plus a more affordable and flexible ticketing structure.
Help stop Welsh fascists
To anti-fascists of north Wales. The NWA - Welsh section of the English Defence League - will be marching against the so-called Muslim "disease" in Llandudno on August 10.
Tue May 14, 2013
Actor Roache bailed on rape charges
Veteran Coronation Street actor Bill Roache has made his first appearance in court accused of raping a 15-year-old girl.
Mon May 13, 2013
Council has learned 'harsh lesson' over A 1m bridge overspend
A COUNCIL says it's learned a "harsh lesson" about a A 1m overspend on a A 4m bridge project by changing the way it works but can't guarantee the fiasco won't be repeated.
Campaigners fear neonatal care review will be a 'whitewash'
CAMPAIGNERS fear a forthcoming review into whether creating a "self-sufficient" neonatal intensive care centre for North Wales is sustainable, will be a "whitewash". The North Wales Health Alliance , which has been fighting to retain full intensive care services for newborns, has expressed concern that the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child ... (more)
Appeal after girl assaulted as she left a train at Rhyl station
British Transport Police officers have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the attack on April 13.
Bridge overspend 'lessons learned'
Councillors in Conwy are due to discuss later why rebuilding a bridge in Llandudno three years ago cost A 1m more than they had budgeted for.
Sun May 12, 2013
Fan banned from The Vaccines gig for being unable to name lead singer ...
TO the Vaccines gig at Venue Cymru in Llandudno, north Wales. Andy Bellis from Wrexham has been refused entry.
Sat May 11, 2013
Feeling blue: Bistro owner in row with council over paint job
A PLANNING row over the colour of a bistro's newly painted facade has broken out in an historic town centre.
Fri May 10, 2013
Carolyn Hitt: The historic items that make Welsh history for me
The most important object in Welsh history? Is it the Welsh dresser, the Miner's Lamp, or Max Boyce's original manuscript of Hymns & Arias? So what is the most important object in Welsh history? That's the questions academics are attempting to answer in the pages of the Western Mail each day as the newspaper celebrates Welsh History Month.
Can you name the Vaccines' lead singer?
As part of a bid to catch out pickpockets, concertgoers in Wales were denied entry to the Vaccines gig if they didn't know the lead singer's name.
The Vaccines in novel approach to pickpockets
It may sounds like an act of wanton ego but London band The Vaccines have come up with a novel way of foiling pickpockets on their current tour - if punters can't name the band's lead singer then they don't gain entry to the gig.
Thu May 09, 2013
Rory Bremner's Great British Views
Rory Bremner visits the Scottish Borders, a place close to his heart. He has a go at fly fishing without any success, then ties himself in knots attempting to make tweed Rory Bremner is on the North Yorkshire coast to witness its rugged beauty.
Customer banter keeps me going all the time
There's Emlyn Roberts, 66 - "an artist with a knife" - and Roger Jones, 67, who once had his own butchers shop.
Council resignation calls by MP
Clwyd West MP and Welsh Secretary David Jones cited overspending on a bridge, legal battles over Colwyn Bay pier and a A 125,00 grant handed to a conman.