Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. It had a population in 2011 of 3,063,456 and has a total area of 20,779 km2 (8,023 sq mi). Wales has over 1,680 miles (2,700 km) of coastline and is largely mountainous, with its higher peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon, its highest summit. The country lies within the north temperate zone and has a changeable, maritime climate.
A father-of-three has scaled Pen y Fan - the highest peak in south Wales - for the 365th time in the space of a year. Des Lally was joined by supporters who formed a guard of honour and cheered as he..
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Wales head coach Warren Gatland tells a cheering crowd of rugby fans their team can win the World Cup later this year, after the Welsh national side powered home to a Six Nations Grand Slam victory on..
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Fans can see Gary Barlow, Howard Donald and Mark Owen on the big screen on June 8, performing on the last night of their "Greatest Hits Live" tour from Principality Stadium, Cardiff, Wales. Rough cut..
Heavy rain has hit parts of the country as Storm Gareth is set to bring potentially disruptive weather to the UK. Weather warnings covering England, Wales, Northern Ireland and parts of Scotland are in..
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Warren Gatland admitted Wales took their eye off the ball against Scotland as they were made to survive a Murrayfield scare to keep their Grand Slam charge on track.
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