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Much of £315m NHS boost in Welsh budget goes on pay rises

The Welsh Government indicates how much public services are likely to receive for 2019-20.

Boy, 3, dies in Llanybydder farm collision

Police are investigating after Efan Lloyd Williams was hit by a vehicle as his father tended to sheep.

Dutchman's 'pure shock' after winning Cardigan bookshop

Paul Morris and his wife Leila decided to give the shop away following a tragedy in the family.

Adder extinction fear over 'image problem' in the UK

A big attitude change towards adders is needed if the snake is to survive in the UK, experts warn.

Man arrested after 'serious assault' in Adamsdown, Cardiff

Police say a 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital after a "serious assault" in Adamsdown, Cardiff.

Witness claims Swansea husband 'admitted strangling' wife

Derek Potter, 64, is accused of strangling his wife Lesley at the couple's home in Swansea.

Gwynedd man who grabbed paramedic's breasts jailed

Magistrates call Thomas Shackleford's behaviour "a significant breach of trust".

Assembly vote on M4 relief road in early December

AMs promised a binding vote on whether to build an M4 relief road before Carwyn Jones stands down.

Takeaway Wales: Britain's fast-food capital?

One part of Wales has the highest proportion of restaurants in the UK selling take-away food.

Dog walking ban plan for Cardiff set to be abandoned

A petition and protest march against threats of £100 fines prompts a council to think again.

John 'Jack' Williams death: Accused 'too scared to help' pensioner

Simon Cairns, 46, told a jury he was not in the house was John 'Jack' Williams was attacked.

UKIP AM Michelle Brown's employment tribunal dismissed

The politician's former advisor alleged he was dismissed after failing to give her brother a job.

Cardigan bookshop given away after raffle

Paul Morris and his wife Leila decided to give the shop away following a tragedy in the family.

Iolo Williams helps adders with 'image problem'

Naturalist Iolo Williams is helping a snake with an image problem.

Wife unable to afford headstone for husband due to cost

Jodie Gallagher-Smith said that despite applying for funeral expenses payment, the funds didn't cover "even half" of the bill.

Cardiff Huskies: Para-ice hockey 'no different to able-bodied'

'Very dangerous' para-ice hockey shares similarities with the able-bodied game, a team captain says.

Woman looks to Facebook group for sperm donor

Sophie wants to avoid NHS waiting lists, so turned to Facebook in her bid to have a second child.

Greyhound Rescue Wales in Ammanford marks 25 years

Through empathy and coincidence, Greyhound Rescue Wales emerged in response to the dog racing business.

Smart speakers could be speaking Welsh

Smart speakers using Welsh are a key aim in a new Welsh Government technology strategy.

New Premier Inn chain shrinks rooms in half

Whitbread aims new ZIP chain at travellers on very tight budgets who are willing to sacrifice space.

Bachgen bach tair oed wedi marw mewn gwrthdrawiad fferm

Heddlu Dyfed-Powys yn ymchwilio i amgylchiadau marwolaeth plentyn tair oed ar fferm ar ffin Ceredigion a Sir Gaerfyrddin wrth i'w dad ofalu am ei ddefaid.

Codiad cyflog i staff y gwasanaeth iechyd yn y gyllideb

Llywodraeth Cymru'n cyhoeddi cynnydd o £315m i'r gyllideb iechyd, gyda thalp mawr o hwnnw'n mynd tuag at godiad cyflog i staff.

Lluniau: Oes aur y chwareli

Cofio diwydiant llechi'r Gogledd mewn lluniau

Sut i wella ansawdd bywyd wrth i ni heneiddio

Yr her o roi'r gofal gorau wrth i'r gymdeithas heneiddio

Plaid Cymru yn penodi dau ddirprwy yn y Cynulliad

Sian Gwenllian a Rhun ap Iorwerth wedi'u henwi fel dirprwyon grŵp Cynulliad y blaid gan yr arweinydd, Adam Price.

Swansea City 3-1 Blackburn Rovers: Bersant Celina caps fine Swans recovery

Swansea City fight back to beat Blackburn Rovers and move within a point of the Championship play-off places.

Warren Gatland: Wales coach's father dies

Wales coach Warren Gatland's father has died and he has travelled to his native New Zealand to be with his family.

Wales call up Jarrod Evans while Bradley Davies is ruled out

Wales call up uncapped fly-half Jarrod Evans into their squad while lock Bradley Davies has been released because of a knee injury.

FA Cup: Wrexham 2-0 Harrogate Town

Akil Wright scores his first goal for Wrexham to help them reach the FA Cup first round proper.

Doing the maths

Local authorities face a tough budget settlement, and council funding for schools is not protected.

Para ice Huskies

The sport shares many similarities with the able-bodied game but it is considered "very dangerous".

Living with autism

Jill Grange has autistic son Matthew at home with her after failing to find suitable accommodation.

'I got a social sperm donor'

One woman tells how she took to social media in a bid to become pregnant.

A flood victim's best friend

A flood victim, whose house was hit three times, offers advice to people hit by Storm Callum.

'Audacious con'

How unemployed Keith Morgan convinced US investors that Hollywood stars were due to buy $50m homes on his land.

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