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Young Firefighters - More than just squirting water around!

The Young Firefighter scheme is a two year programme and is South Wales Fire and Rescue Service’s flagship youth activity. It is a uniformed cadet scheme run for young people both male and female, aged 13*-18. We have branches at 10 Fire Stations in South Wales.

Remember, Remember First Aid!

St John Cymru Wales, the country’s leading first aid charity, is reminding people to stay safe if holding or attending a fireworks display.

According to recent statistics*, around a thousand people are injured by fireworks in Wales and England each year.

Study claims antioxidants in cocoa can improve cognition

A diet high in cocoa bean flavanols could enhance cognitive function in middle aged people, according to a study published online in Nature Neuroscience today (Sunday 26 October).

Vision Products Staff Receive Surprise Awards

Talented Vision Products workers have received (surprise) awards for their outstanding commitments and achievements.

Plaid warns HS3 'will leave Wales in the slow lane'

Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon, Hywel Williams, has responded to the news that proposals for a High Speed Rail 3 (HS3) link between Manchester and Leeds have taken a step forward by warning that the project will leave Welsh transport in the slow lane.

A Welshman’s home…

Phil Parry says the housing crisis will be a key battleground at the General Election.

Dignity and Essential Care Inspection (DECI) report for Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda, Cwm Taf University Health Board published

Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW) today publishes a report following an unannounced Dignity and Essential Care inspection to Ward B2 of Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda, part of Cwm Taf University Health Board. The inspection was undertaken on 23rd and 24th July 2014.

Top Wales health officials unite and tell those with long term conditions to Beat Flu

Wales’s top health officials are this week urging people with long term health conditions to get protected against flu. Flu (influenza) can have serious complications for some people, which includes those with long term medical conditions.

Increasing concern over falling milk pricesLast updated

With mounting concern over the falling milk prices on global markets, NFU Glamorgan on farm meeting_275_206Cymru Milk Board Chairman, Aled Jones, sent out a plea to processors, retailers and policy makers in the UK and the EU to work together to safeguard a future for Welsh milk producers, at a r

Wales Care Awards: packed-out ceremony was an 'inspirational' night

The Wales Care Awards ceremony on Friday, October 24, in Cardiff's City Hall was a packed-out night to remember which saw 56 finalists presented with awards in 21 categories ranging from excellence in dementia care to innovation in care for children and young people.

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