Hate crimes reports 'at record number' A record number of offences were recorded in England and Wales for 2018-19, the Home Office says. BBC News - Published 2 days ago
Hate crimes rise 10 per cent amid surge in anti-gay and transgender attacks Hate crimes have risen by 10 per cent in a year across England and Wales amid a surge in attacks on transgender people, new figures show. Independent - Published 2 days ago
Wales 35-13 Uruguay: French test awaits Wales in RWC quarter-finals
Wales secure a World Cup quarter-final clash against France next Sunday with a 35-13 victory over Uruguay. The Six Nations champions fielded only three of their probable last-eight starting XV - wing..
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Wales hope to have Aaron Ramsey back for Croatia game
Ryan Giggs hopes Aaron Ramsey will recover in time for the Euro 2020 qualifier with Croatia on Sunday after being forced to leave the Juventus star at home for the crunch tie in Slovakia. Ramsey's..
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Wales v Fiji: World Cup match preview
An in-depth preview of Wales' World Cup match against Fiji in Oita, Japan. Warren Gatland's men are looking to top the group and carry momentum into the quarter-final stage. They take on a Fiji side..
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Tanak wins in Wales to extend championship lead
Estonian Ott Tanak protects his overnight lead to win the Wales rally in the World Rally Championship to threaten Ogier's years-long dominance of the sport.
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Tanak leads Wales rally ahead of Neuville and Ogier
Estonian Ott Tanak inches closer to a first world title at the World Rally Championship as he leads in Wales, seeking to extend his overall lead.
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Cardiff ordered to pay Nantes €6 million for Sala
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Gatland: Wales have earned right to celebrate
Wales boss Warren Gatland hailed his players' composure and fitness after they moved towards the World Cup quarter-finals with a memorable 29-25 victory over Australia at Tokyo Stadium. The Pool D..
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Rugby World Cup match preview: Australia v Wales
Wales have not claimed a World Cup success against Australia since 1987, when they won a third-place play-off encounter. The two nations face off against each other in their second match of the Rugby..
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Ireland and Scotland cautious about their Rugby World Cup clash
Ireland wing Jacob Stockdale says Scotland have a 'very dangerous backline', while Scotland assistant coach Mike Blair says their Rugby World Cup clash will be decided by 'small margins'.
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Wales v Georgia: Rugby World Cup match preview
An in-depth look at the stats behind the match, as Wales start their 2019 Rugby World Cup campaign against Georgia on Monday night. Warren Gatland's men will be aiming to overcome a rocky week for..
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'That point could be vital' - Wales boss Giggs on Croatia draw Wales boss Ryan Giggs says the hard-fought point earned against Croatia could "prove vital" to their bid to qualify for Euro 2020. BBC News - Published 3 days ago
Wales held by group leaders Croatia Gareth Bale's equaliser against Croatia in Cardiff keeps Wales' European Championship qualifying hopes alive. BBC News - Published 3 days ago Rugby World Cup 2019: Wales book France quarter with stuttering 35-13 Uruguay win Wales labour to a 35-13 Rugby World Cup win over Uruguay to seal top spot in Pool D and set up a quarter-final against France. BBC News - Published 4 days ago
Tipuric to lead Wales as Gatland makes 13 changes for Uruguay Justin Tipuric leads Wales for the first time as Wales make 13 changes for their final Rugby World Cup pool game against Uruguay on Sunday. BBC News - Published 6 days ago
Wales performance in Slovakia 'a step forward' - Giggs Wales boss Ryan Giggs believes his side took "a step forward" in their 1-1 Euro 2020 qualifying draw in Slovakia. BBC News - Published 6 days ago
Wales keep qualification hopes on track with draw in Slovakia Wales keep their Euro 2020 qualification hopes on track in Slovakia despite the hosts coming from behind to earn a point in Trnava. BBC News - Published 6 days ago Prisoner suicides surge by 23%, official figures reveal Prisoner suicides have surged by 23 per cent across England and Wales in the past year, official figures reveal. Independent - Published 1 week ago
Wales fly-half Biggar ruled out of Uruguay match with head injury Wales have injury concerns over Dan Biggar, Jonathan Davies and Josh Adams after their bruising 29-17 win against Fiji. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Wales come from behind to beat Fiji and reach World Cup last eight Josh Adams scores a hat-trick as Wales survive a fright against Fiji to claim a place in the quarter-finals of the World Cup. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Women's Euro 2021 qualifying: Belarus Women 0-1 Wales Women Rachel Rowe, back after an injury-hit year, scores the crucial goal as Wales win 1-0 away to Belarus in their Women's Euro 2021 qualifier. BBC News - Published 1 week ago
Seven-try Australia overcome indiscipline to see off Uruguay Australia bounce back after losing Wales to beat Uruguay 45-10 on Saturday and move top of World Cup Pool D. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago 'It's only an appendix out, get out there' - Wales' Beard fined for being late to World Cup after emergency surgery Appendicitis, surgery and lots of food. Why Wales lock Adam Beard is glad he didn't get on the team flight to the World Cup. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
Homeless deaths see biggest increase on record as two die every day in England and Wales Deaths of homeless people have seen a record annual increase in England and Wales. Independent - Published 2 weeks ago Celebrate victory, then get down to hard work - Gatland Warren Gatland says Wales should celebrate World Cup victory over Australia, but not take anything for granted with two Pool D games left. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago
Rules are 'spooking' referees - Australia coach Cheika after loss to Wales Australia coach Michael Cheika says he was "embarrassed" by some of the decisions made by officials during the World Cup defeat by Wales. BBC News - Published 2 weeks ago Australia 25-29 Wales: Gatland's men hold out to win thriller Wales beat Australia in an enthralling thriller in Tokyo to secure a second win from their opening two Rugby World Cup games. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Wales know it's crunch time against Australia - Biggar Fly-half Dan Biggar says Wales know their path to World Cup glory could rest on Sunday's crunch Pool D game against Australia. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago UK weather forecast: Travel disruption expected as heavy rain and strong winds bring flood risk Met Office issues weather warnings for England and Wales with flood alerts for 30 areas Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
We are Stoke-on-Trent: 'Debt was a circle I could not get out of' Stoke-on-Trent has the highest rate of insolvency in England and Wales - how can this be tackled? BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago Tasers to be given to 10,000 more police officers in England and Wales But chiefs say weapons are 'not the answer to all violent or threatening situations' Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Police officers preying on vulnerable victims for sex in 'abhorrent' abuse of position, report reveals Watchdog warns that at least 35,000 police officers and staff in England and Wales do not have up-to-date vetting Independent - Published 3 weeks ago Police watchdog warns 35,000 police staff 'not vetted properly' Forces in England and Wales must do more to root out sexual predators, a police watchdog report says. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
'The British public are at risk': Court trials hit record low in England and Wales as government warned 'criminals free to walk streets' Number of magistrates' trials has fallen by a third in the past 10 years amid court closures and budget cuts Independent - Published 3 weeks ago UK weather forecast: 'Danger to life' as widespread rain across England and Wales brings threat of floods 'The heavy rain will be accompanied by hail, thunderstorms and gusty winds, leading to flooding and difficult driving conditions' Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Wales lock Cory Hill is out of Rugby World Cup, Bradley Davies called up Wales second row Cory Hill has been ruled out of the World Cup without playing a game with Bradley Davies called up. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago Wales forecast good after stormy Rugby World Cup start Wales' preparations for their opening World Cup game were far from tranquil but six tries and five points claimed against Georgia keeps them on track. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago
Wales 43-14 Georgia: Warren Gatland's men ease to opening World Cup win Wales produce a display of contrasting halves, but secure a bonus-point win over Georgia in their opening Pool D World Cup encounter. BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago UK weather: Met Office issues yellow warning for rain as remnants of hurricane approach Britain Downpours to soak south of England and Wales, forecasters say Independent - Published 3 weeks ago
Wales prepare for opening match with Georgia Team news, stats and quotes as Wales open their Rugby World Cup campaign against Georgia in Toyota City on Monday (11:15 BST). BBC News - Published 3 weeks ago World Cup excitement and Japanese culture - Parkes column In his latest BBC Sport column, Hadleigh Parkes gets excited for Wales' World Cup opener against Georgia and talks Japanese culture. BBC News - Published on September 22, 2019
UK weather: Britain basks in last of summer sun as temperatures top 27C 'Average for this time of year in north Wales is 16C so the fact it's 10 degrees warmer is pretty impressive' Independent - Published on September 21, 2019 Rugby World Cup: Wales fans told to cover tattoos in Japan Supporters are warned tattoos can be associated with gangsters in the World Cup host country. BBC News - Published on September 20, 2019
Wales coach Gatland 'shocked' after assistant Howley sent home Wales head coach Warren Gatland says he is shocked at alleged breach of betting rules by assistant Rob Howley BBC News - Published on September 18, 2019 Wales coach Howley sent home from World Cup over alleged betting breach Wales backs coach Rob Howley has been sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of betting rules. BBC News - Published on September 17, 2019
More crimes added to 'lenient' sentence appeal scheme A scheme that allows people to contest sentences in England and Wales is to be expanded. BBC News - Published on September 17, 2019 Former Welsh rugby captain Gareth Thomas reveals he is HIV postive 'When the doctor said those words... I immediately thought I was going to die.' Independent - Published on September 14, 2019
Classy James gives Wales friendly win over Belarus Manchester United winger Daniel James gives Wales a 1-0 victory in their friendly against Belarus in Cardiff. BBC News - Published on September 9, 2019 Rugby World Cup: Ireland beat Wales 19-10 in final warm-up game Ireland beat Wales 19-10 in Dublin in the final warm-up game for both sides ahead of the World Cup. BBC News - Published on September 7, 2019
'We didn't play enough to our ability' - Relief amid disappointment for Wales manager Giggs Wales boss Ryan Giggs saw positives as they beat Azerbaijan in a Euro 2020 qualifier, but was also disappointed by some aspects. BBC News - Published on September 6, 2019 Bale rescues Wales with late header Gareth Bale saves Wales from a humiliating home draw against Azerbaijan with a late goal to boost their stuttering bid to qualify for Euro 2020. BBC News - Published on September 6, 2019
Best starts for final home Ireland appearance Rory Best will captain Ireland against Wales in his final appearance at the Aviva Stadium before retiring after the World Cup. BBC News - Published on September 5, 2019 Rugby World Cup warm-up: Rhys Patchell starts for Wales against Ireland Rhys Patchell will start at fly-half in Wales' final World Cup warm-up game, against Ireland in Dublin on Saturday. BBC News - Published on September 5, 2019
Police used facial recognition technology lawfully, High Court rules in landmark challenge An activist has lost the world's first legal challenge over police use of facial recognition, after the High Court found the technology was being used lawfully in Wales. Independent - Published on September 4, 2019 Women's Euro 2021 Qualifiers: Wales 2-2 Northern Ireland - Ashley Hutton rescues point for NI Ashley Hutton's injury-time header rescues a draw for Northern Ireland in Wales to dent the hosts' Women's Euro 2021 qualifying hopes. BBC News - Published on September 3, 2019
Covert footage shows 'horrendous cruelty' towards sheep at UK abattoir Animal welfare charity calls for mandatory cameras in slaughterhouses across Wales Independent - Published on September 3, 2019 Six teenagers arrested over death of 58-year-old man in Wales Six teenagers have been arrested in connection with the death of a 58-year-old man, according to South Wales Police. Independent - Published on September 2, 2019
Patchell & Hill get Wales World Cup spots, Evans left out Rhys Patchell gets the nod over Jarrod Evans at fly-half and injured lock Cory Hill is selected in Wales's final 31-man squad for the World Cup. BBC News - Published on September 1, 2019 Wales 17-22 Ireland: Jacob Stockdale brace gives Ireland edge over Wales Two Jacob Stockdale tries help Ireland knock Wales off the top of the world rankings with a 22-17 victory in their World Cup warm-up match in Cardiff. BBC News - Published on August 31, 2019