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Rebecca Naden

Wales imposes two-week lockdown: 'everybody must stay at home'

Oct 19 2020

CARDIFF Wales will impose a two-week "fire-break" lockdown from Friday in which everybody apart from essential workers must stay at home to combat an accelerating second wave of COVID-19. | Video

Hospital beds replace astroturf at Welsh rugby stadium

Mar 30 2020

LLANELLI, Wales Workers were laying floors and connecting electricity sockets on an expanse of astroturf on Monday as they raced to create a hospital for patients with COVID-19 inside a Welsh professional rugby team's training facility.

Hospital beds replace astroturf at Welsh rugby stadium

Mar 30 2020

LLANELLI, Wales, March 30 Workers were laying floors and connecting electricity sockets on an expanse of astroturf on Monday as they raced to create a hospital for patients with COVID-19 inside a Welsh professional rugby team's training facility.

Duchess Kate embarks on UK tour for childhood survey

Jan 22 2020

CARDIFF Britain's duchess Kate, the wife of Prince William, embarked on a short tour of the country to launch a survey on people's views on bringing up children, as the royals carry on with official duties in the wake of the rift over Prince Harry. | Video

UK PM Johnson's parliamentary majority almost gone as pro-EU party wins seat

Aug 02 2019

LLANELWEDD, Wales Britain's pro-European Union Liberal Democrats won a parliamentary seat from the governing Conservative Party, taking new Prime Minister Boris Johnson's working majority to just one as he tries to steer the country through Brexit. | Video

UK police arrest three in Wales over London train bomb attack

Sep 20 2017

NEWPORT, Wales British police arrested three men in south Wales over last week's bombing of a busy commuter train in west London, meaning five people are now being questioned by detectives over the attack which injured 30 people. | Video

Father of British student denies son in beheading video

Nov 17 2014

CARDIFF Wales The father of a British man who was reported to be among a squad of Islamic State jihadists filmed beheading Syrian soldiers denied on Monday that the man shown in the video posted online was his son.

Father of British student denies son in beheading video

Nov 17 2014

CARDIFF Wales The father of a British man who was reported to be among a squad of Islamic State jihadists filmed beheading Syrian soldiers denied on Monday that the man shown in the video posted online was his son.

Father of British student denies son in beheading video

Nov 17 2014

CARDIFF Wales The father of a British man who was reported to be among a squad of Islamic State jihadists filmed beheading Syrian soldiers denied on Monday that the man shown in the video posted online was his son.

World News

Japan, Israel bar foreigners as WHO flags global risk from Omicron

TOKYO/GENEVA (Reuters) -Japan said on Monday it would close its borders to foreigners, as the world's third-largest economy joined Israel in taking the toughest measures against the Omicron variant of coronavirus, which the WHO said carried a "very high" global risk of surges.