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Children admit e-cigarette use

The BMA has warned of the potential dangers of e-cigarettes after a survey revealed children as young as 10 are experimenting with the devices.

Foster Carers Commended

Foster carers who, between them, have cared for hundreds of the county borough’s most vulnerable and needy young people for nearly 250 YEARS, have been commended and thanked this week.

Local schools celebrate winning the prestigious National Quality Award for Healthy Schools

Three schools are celebrating winning the prestigious National Quality Award (NQA) for Healthy Schools which they achieved in the summer term 2013/2014.

Flexible workers across Cardiff & Valleys to save 50% on the cost of train travel with new app

Arriva Trains Wales has launched a new money saving special offer, available through its unique Mobile Multi-Flex ticket app, which will benefit part-time and flexitime commuters across the Cardiff & Valleys region.

Hopes dashed of judicial review on hospital decision

Hospital campaigners hopes were dashed earlier this week when Rhondda based Judge Justice Wyn Williams, sitting at the civil court in Cardiff, turned down their application for a judicial review against Cwm Taf Community Health Council.

New Platforms for Pontypridd Station

From Sunday 14th December, the following changes will be taking effect:

Warning following report of lost medication: Aberdare

A health warning has been issued by South Wales Police following the report that a person lost their prescription medication on a bus on Thursday, 4 December.
Officers are concerned as the medication – which has not been recovered - can be harmful if taken without a prescription.

Rhondda AM determined to push Council mergers through

Rhondda's Labour Assembly Member Leighton Andrews has been stamping his feet and getting a bit red in the face this week as he has a tendency to do when he doesn't get his own way.

Plaid unveils business-boosting policies to support 'backbone of Welsh economy'

This afternoon, Plaid Cymru's Jonathan Edwards MP and Rhun ap Iorwerth AM will unveil two of the party's key Westminster election pledges putting Plaid Cymru firmly on the side of Welsh businesses.

Don't Be A Turkey This Christmas

Christmas is often a time of enjoying lots of food, drink and over indulgence – but it can become a festive period of unwanted illness or even food poisoning.