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Welsh news from Google News including Pisa tests: Wales and Scotland `dragging UK performance down` – BBC – BBC News

December 9th, 2016

Main Valleys road closed after cyclist seriously injured in accident with two cars – WalesOnline


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Main Valleys road closed after cyclist seriously injured in accident with two cars
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South Wales Police are yet to comment on how serious the accident is, but the road is expected to be closed for at least two hours. The A40 in Brecon is also closed in both directions after an accident involving two vehicles between Brecon and Sennybridge.

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How Wales` first Syrian refugees are settling in a year after arriving – WalesOnline


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How Wales' first Syrian refugees are settling in a year after arriving
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The first Syrian refugees to be settled in Wales, exactly a year ago, are fitting in well, according to those who have worked with them. Aberystwyth was the first town in Wales to welcome the refugees, despite the fact Ceredigion hadn't traditionally

[META]Read More First Published: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:58:15 GMT


Self-harm by children rises steeply in England and Wales | Society … – The Guardian


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Self-harm by children rises steeply in England and Wales | Society …
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Nearly 19000 children received hospital treatment for self-harm in 2015 – a 14% increase since 2012.
More Welsh children being hospitalised for self-harmHeart

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The punishments Wales could face as FIFA bosses prepare to … – WalesOnline


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The punishments Wales could face as FIFA bosses prepare to …
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Wales are set to discover the fate of their FIFA hearing on Friday for the touching poppy tributes made during the World Cup qualifying clash with Serbia at the …

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[META]Read More First Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:37:44 GMT


Brexit at Supreme Court: Wales `not trying to stop process` – BBC News


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Brexit at Supreme Court: Wales 'not trying to stop process'
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The Welsh Government is not trying to stop Brexit, its lawyer Richard Gordon QC has told the Supreme Court. He was speaking in the UK Government appeal against a High Court ruling that it needs the approval of MPs to trigger the Article 50 process to
Wales' QC was politely savaged by the Supreme Court over Brexit and Article 50WalesOnline
Wales not trying to stop Brexit, Supreme Court hearsITV News

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[META]Read More First Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:47:59 GMT


Scotland has better Whitehall relationship than Wales, MPs say – BBC – BBC News


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Scotland has better Whitehall relationship than Wales, MPs say – BBC
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The Scottish Government enjoys a "more effective" relationship with UK ministers than its Welsh counterpart, MPs say.
Wales voted for Brexit – but not for Welsh people to suffer | Mick …The Guardian

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[META]Read More First Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:54:52 GMT


South Wales Echo letters: Friday, December 9, 2016 – WalesOnline


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South Wales Echo letters: Friday, December 9, 2016
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Westminster ministers and MPs bent over backwards to help Tata workers, so why are the former steelworkers at ASW not receiving the same commitment? We lost our jobs and most of our pensions. Obviously it is one rule for one steel plant in Wales, and …

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[META]Read More First Published: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:06:00 GMT


Pisa tests: Wales and Scotland `dragging UK performance down` – BBC – BBC News


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Pisa tests: Wales and Scotland 'dragging UK performance down' – BBC
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Wales and Scotland's results in a major study of educational performance are "dragging the UK down", says the chief inspector of schools in England.
Wales is flunking Pisa because it scrapped SAT tests, says schools …WalesOnline

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Welsh news from Google News including Chris Coleman: Wales manager receives Special Recognition Award at Wales Sport Awards – BBC News

December 8th, 2016

Hundreds of police in England and Wales accused of sexual abuse … – The Guardian The Guardian Hundreds of police in England and Wales accused of sexual abuse …The GuardianWatchdog says abuse of victims and suspects is most serious corruption issue facing police service.and more » [META]Read More First Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:01:06 GMT [...]

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December 7th, 2016

Tenancy fee ban bid in Wales by UKIP assembly members – BBC News Tenancy fee ban bid in Wales by UKIP assembly membersBBC NewsCalls to ban tenancy fees by letting agents in Wales will be made in the Senedd later by UKIP assembly members. The Welsh Government has faced criticism that it is lagging behind [...]

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December 6th, 2016

Pisa: Wales still worst in UK in world education tests – BBC News BBC News Pisa: Wales still worst in UK in world education testsBBC NewsScores of Welsh students in science, reading and maths were below the average of 72 countries and economies taking part in a major study of educational performance. Welsh students also [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including In Focus: The suicide `crisis` among Welsh men – ITV News

December 5th, 2016

Wales and Pisa: What the ministers said – BBC News BBC News Wales and Pisa: What the ministers saidBBC NewsThe results showed that Wales was behind the other UK nations, with below average results in reading and maths, and average results in science. The education minister at the time, Jane Hutt said: "The real benefits [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including Dan Lydiate: Wales flanker out with knee ligament damage – BBC Sport

December 4th, 2016

Wales shock Australian men`s rugby sevens, women`s team fall to NZ – The Guardian The Guardian Wales shock Australian men's rugby sevens, women's team fall to NZThe GuardianThe Australian men's rugby sevens team suffered an upset quarter-final loss in the Dubai Sevens, losing 21-12 to Wales before recovering to finish fifth in the tournament. South [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including North Wales awards for squirrel pâté entrepreneur and Britain`s youngest dog trainer – Daily Post North Wales

December 3rd, 2016

Dan Lydiate: Wales flanker out with knee ligament damage – BBC Sport BBC Sport Dan Lydiate: Wales flanker out with knee ligament damageBBC SportWales and Ospreys flanker Dan Lydiate is set to miss at least the start of the Six Nations after sustaining knee ligament damage. The injury will also rule the 28-year-old out of [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including Deal close on Income Tax powers for Wales, says Chief Secretary to the Treasury – WalesOnline

December 2nd, 2016

Wales organ donations `encouraging` in year after consent law – BBC – BBC News BBC News Wales organ donations 'encouraging' in year after consent law – BBCBBC NewsMore organs are being donated and more lives saved a year after Wales became the only nation in the UK to introduce a new donation law, say ministers.Wales's [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including Has rugby really changed forever? The truths, the myths and why Wales are struggling so badly – WalesOnline

December 1st, 2016

Wales-wide festive drink and drug drive crackdown – BBC News BBC News Wales-wide festive drink and drug drive crackdownBBC NewsThis year's campaign, led by South Wales Police, launches on Thursday in Merthyr Tydfil. More than 500 drivers failed drink driving tests during last year's clampdown, with almost 100 more drivers arrested for getting behind the [...]

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Welsh news from Google News including Shane Williams: `Wales have missed Warren Gatland` – BBC Sport – BBC News

November 30th, 2016

Ambulance response times: Only Wales sees improvement – BBC News ITV News Ambulance response times: Only Wales sees improvementBBC NewsWales is the only UK nation to see an improvement in the time it takes ambulances to reach the most critical 999 calls, new BBC research has found. The health secretary said it shows a "better [...]

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