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Wales cancer patient survey reveals government and health board action needed

Macmillan has welcomed a patients’ comments report on cancer treatment and care in Wales which details high levels of satisfaction around surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy and praise for specialist nurses.

All-Wales budget needed for the long-term

Party of Wales leader Leanne Wood has today expressed disappointment that the Labour Welsh Government has failed three ‘key tests’ in its draft budget.

Ms Wood said her party’s three tests include:

Sign Up For Santa Run

Get into the festive spirit and sign up for Rhondda Cynon Taf Council’s annual Santa Run.

It promises to be a fantastic warm-up event ahead of the world-famous Nos Galan Road Races in Mountain Ash on New Year’s Eve.

Police appeal following theft and assault in Taffs Well

Police in Pontypridd are appealing for information following an unusual incident on Cardiff Road, Taffs Well.

pudsey party marks children in need grant for tŷ hafan

Tŷ Hafan, the family hospice for young lives, celebrated being awarded a BBC Children in Need grant for £107,238 with a Pudsey Party at its hospice in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Road Safety Week Gears Up

Brynnau school children joined Rhondda Cynon Taf Council and charity Brake to launch Road Safety Week in Wales this morning. Enjoy the picture special from the week.

IPCC investigating police response to incidents prior to violent attack on woman in Newport

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) is investigating the actions of officers from Gwent Police after a woman was stabbed several times by her ex-partner, within hours of her notifying the force that he was texting her, in breach of a harassment warning.

IR(ME)R Inspection Report for Princess of Wales Hospital published

An inspection to assess compliance with the Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure) Regulations 2000 and the 2006 and 2011 amendments for diagnostic imaging was undertaken on 18th and 19th August 2014 at the radiology department at Princess of Wales Hospital (POWH), Bridgend part of the Abertawe Br

Launch of 2015 NHS Wales Awards!

Healthcare staff and students at Cwm Taf University Health Board, who are delivering innovative ways of improving patient care, are being urged to enter the NHS Wales Awards 2015 which are launched today (November 18, 2014).

A report on Treorchy Primary School

During each inspection, inspectors aim to answer three key questions:
Key Question 1: How good are the outcomes?
Key Question 2: How good is provision?
Key Question 3: How good are leadership and management?