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Children are ‘super spreaders’ when it comes to flu!

“It’s important we do what we can to protect children against infections and illnesses like flu, because as we all know, children are very good at spreading germs.”

Bake off meets dance as part of National Dance Company Wales new tour Roots this Autumn

A dancer in the kitchen making a mess with flour and eggs; stories about Italian women in the mafia and hip-hop ballet in the warmth of the Mediterranean is brought to the stages across Wales this autumn by National Dance Company Wales’ Roots tour - three short stories told through dance.

Charity calls for greater awareness of blindness in Wales

  • RNIB survey reveals that the biggest barrier facing blind and partially sighted people is the lack of knowledge and understanding of sight loss and outdated attitudes of the people around them1.
  • A poll of the general public backed up the charity’s research, with 32 per cent of people

Work goes on for NRW in aftermath of storm?

After a weekend of heavy rain and floods which hit South West Wales particularly hard, the clear up has begun.

 

Jail for Church Village conman behind £1 million fraud

A conman who fraudulently obtained a £1m loan he claimed was for humanitarian work before spending the cash on himself has been jailed for eight years and eight months.

Plaid Cymru Campaigning Review

New Plaid Cymru Leader Adam Price AM has announced that former SNP Depute Leader Angus Robertson will conduct a root and branch review of the party’s campaign machinery to: "look at our structures, our operations, capacity and ability to secure victory for Plaid Cymru in every corner of the count

Breast Cancer Awareness Month at St John

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, eight girls from Year 8, one from Year 11 and two members of the PE department, took on a section of the 24 hour Zumba Challenge. This took place in the Principality Stadium.

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council Statement of Accounts

The Council is required to prepare an annual Statement of Accounts detailing all of its financial activities during the year.

Coed Dyffryn Cwmbach,

The construction on a redundant ash tip and floodplain described as a fabulous development said Persimmon about Coed Dyffryn Cwmbach, it was estimated estimate 1000 tons of hardcore a day would be imported onto the site to raise the ground level I assume to prevent the flooding that now occurs ra