'Postcode lottery' of Welsh roads, with more than one in 10 are in poor condition
Welsh Government statistics show 13% of roads are deemed poor, with no change on previous year and huge differences between different local authorities Road users in Wales are experiencing a postcode lottery on quality - with more than one in 10 roads in poor condition, WalesOnline analysis has revealed.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
'I lost 7 stone after my daughter, 4, said she wanted to be fat like...
Most daughters idolise their mothers, so when Jessica Smith's four-year-old told her she wanted a 'big tummy' like hers she knew she had to do something drastic about her 18-stone frame.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The South Wales Programme
Special health board meetings to discuss a recommendation from the programme board The five health boards-Abertawe Bro Morgannwg, Aneurin Bevan, Cardiff and Vale, Cwm Taf and Powys-and the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust will hold special meetings in public on Thursday December 12 to discuss a recommendation about the South Wales Programme from ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New group in council coalition row
Plans to form a ruling coalition on Powys council have ended in a bitter spilt and the formation of a new group.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
South Wales Argus
Blaenau Gwent farmer kept dead sheep on his land
In April, officers from Powys County Council, working jointly with staff from Blaenau Gwent Council , were alerted to a number of sheep carcases at varying stages of decomposition that had been discovered on the farm.
The Greenwich Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Roger Glover
Roger David Glover, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 68 on Saturday. The British bassist, songwriter, and record producer was born November 30, 1945, in Brecon, Powys, Wales, U.K. Glover formed his first band Madisons with a group of friends which later merged with a rival band to become Episode Six.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Securing the future of hospital services in South Wales and South Powys
Adjusted flows and community health councils meet to discuss the South Wales Programme As part of the preparation for consultation, the South Wales Programme carried out extensive modelling work and tested this with key stakeholders including clinicians and the public.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Minister praises North Wales ambulance for hitting targets
Health minister Mark Drakeford today praised under-pressure emergency ambulance staff in Wales after they hit the target to arrive within eight minutes for the first time since May 2012.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Consultation over council A 40m cuts
Powys council said it was facing a A 20m shortfall in the coming financial year after a 4.5% cut in overall funding Communities have been warned the "face of public services in Powys will change forever" as the council faces A 40m budget cuts over three years.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
City region progress frustration
Businesses are frustrated that a planned city region in south east Wales is not progressing quickly enough, says a new report.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Wales Rally GB brings estimated A 10m boost to North Wales economy
FIA World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB held at Chirk Castle on Saturday Car 88 Drover Jari Ketomaa and co-driver Luis Adolfo Espinosa from Finland.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
This is Dorset
Police unveil memorial to murdered schoolgirl
The officers who helped in the search for her will also be awarded a Chief Constable's Quality of Service Commendation.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
NHS waiting times more than double
The number of patients waiting over more than nine months for hospital treatment in Wales has more than doubled in six months, figures show.