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Clap for Carers founder distances herself from return of weekly ritual

Clap for Carers founder distances herself from return of weekly ritual

Clap for Carers founder distances herself from return of weekly ritual

07 January 2021

Annemarie Plas, the founder of the weekly show of support, said she had been ‘vilified’ on social media.


More than 14,000 people vaccinated in Wales over past week, figures show

More than 14,000 people vaccinated in Wales over past week, figures show

More than 14,000 people vaccinated in Wales over past week, figures show

07 January 2021

Health officials say the actual number of people vaccinated will be higher.


Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in Wales

Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in Wales

Latest weekly Covid-19 rates for local authority areas in Wales

07 January 2021

Wrexham and Flintshire have recorded the biggest week-on-week increases.


In Pictures: Snowy scenes as cold snap continues

In Pictures: Snowy scenes as cold snap continues

In Pictures: Snowy scenes as cold snap continues

07 January 2021

The risk of icy weather is set to persist throughout Friday, forecasters said.


‘World’s unluckiest burglars’ arrested after accidentally calling 999

‘World’s unluckiest burglars’ arrested after accidentally calling 999

‘World’s unluckiest burglars’ arrested after accidentally calling 999

07 January 2021

Two men were arrested in Stoke-on-Trent after one of them accidentally sat on his phone and called the police.


Three teenagers face murder trial over death of autistic boy in Reading

Three teenagers face murder trial over death of autistic boy in Reading

Three teenagers face murder trial over death of autistic boy in Reading

07 January 2021

Olly Stephens died after being stabbed in a park on Sunday.


Bitterly cold night set to give way to more widespread sleet and snow

Bitterly cold night set to give way to more widespread sleet and snow

Bitterly cold night set to give way to more widespread sleet and snow

07 January 2021

The Met Office said temperatures in snow-covered Scottish glens could drop to minus 15C overnight.


Critically ill Covid-19 patients to receive new potentially life-saving drugs

Critically ill Covid-19 patients to receive new potentially life-saving drugs

Critically ill Covid-19 patients to receive new potentially life-saving drugs

07 January 2021

Clinical trial results show the drugs can also reduce time spent in intensive care by up to 10 days.


Brothers release emotional video of their father just before he died of cancer

Brothers release emotional video of their father just before he died of cancer

Brothers release emotional video of their father just before he died of cancer

07 January 2021

The filmmakers say the documentary aims to break through the ‘taboo of discussing terminal illness’.


Harry and Meghan ‘in a very good place’ one year after shock Megxit statement

Harry and Meghan ‘in a very good place’ one year after shock Megxit statement

Harry and Meghan ‘in a very good place’ one year after shock Megxit statement

07 January 2021

The duke and duchess are living in the US and have secured multimillion-pound deals with Netflix and Spotify.


Birmingham leaders demand ‘clarity’ as city awaits deliveries of Oxford vaccine

Birmingham leaders demand ‘clarity’ as city awaits deliveries of Oxford vaccine

Birmingham leaders demand ‘clarity’ as city awaits deliveries of Oxford vaccine

07 January 2021

Birmingham City Council leader Ian Ward called for exact data on constituency vaccination numbers to be shared with local officials.


Farmer’s son found guilty of murdering schoolboy in ‘brutal’ attack

Farmer’s son found guilty of murdering schoolboy in ‘brutal’ attack

Farmer’s son found guilty of murdering schoolboy in ‘brutal’ attack

07 January 2021

Matthew Mason, 19, admitted bludgeoning 15-year-old Alex Rodda to death with a wrench in woods in Ashley, Cheshire, on December 12 2019.


Teachers not at elevated risk of coronavirus, expert says

Teachers not at elevated risk of coronavirus, expert says

Teachers not at elevated risk of coronavirus, expert says

07 January 2021

The comments come amid calls from the profession for staff to be considered a priority for Covid-19 vaccination.


Chief vet – NI protocol a ‘monumental’ challenge

Chief vet – NI protocol a ‘monumental’ challenge

Chief vet – NI protocol a ‘monumental’ challenge

07 January 2021

On New Year’s Day, following the end of the Brexit transition, some traders did not pre-notify.


Trailer victims’ families in UK and Vietnam speak of the grief of their losses

Trailer victims’ families in UK and Vietnam speak of the grief of their losses

Trailer victims’ families in UK and Vietnam speak of the grief of their losses

07 January 2021

The mother of one of the youngest victims, Dinh Dinh Binh, 15, spoke of the emotional and financial toll.


Personal use of all recreational drugs should be decriminalised, experts argue

Personal use of all recreational drugs should be decriminalised, experts argue

Personal use of all recreational drugs should be decriminalised, experts argue

07 January 2021

They also say non-violent prisoners convicted for drug use or possession should be freed.


Pet owners moving animals from GB face ‘onerous’ checks, says Poots

Pet owners moving animals from GB face ‘onerous’ checks, says Poots

Pet owners moving animals from GB face ‘onerous’ checks, says Poots

07 January 2021

The agriculture minister has written to Defra Secretary George Eustice and the European Commission outlining his concerns.


Angela Rayner calls for Welsh Tory MS to be suspended over US riots tweet

Angela Rayner calls for Welsh Tory MS to be suspended over US riots tweet

Angela Rayner calls for Welsh Tory MS to be suspended over US riots tweet

07 January 2021

The Welsh Conservative Party said it is investigating comments made by former Senedd group leader Andrew RT Davies.


Go-ahead for £15m scheme to restore coastal river valley to more natural state

Go-ahead for £15m scheme to restore coastal river valley to more natural state

Go-ahead for £15m scheme to restore coastal river valley to more natural state

07 January 2021

The Lower River Otter, famed for the return of the beaver to England, is to undergo a restoration project to create a wetland wildlife reserve.


Daily reported Covid-19 death totals to worsen, health minister suggests

Daily reported Covid-19 death totals to worsen, health minister suggests

Daily reported Covid-19 death totals to worsen, health minister suggests

07 January 2021

Lord Bethell told peers the reported deaths per day is around 1,000 and ‘set to increase’.


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