Wales

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

First man to swim across the Hoover Dam receives fine from US authorities

Welsh man fined by US authorities for swimming across Hoover Dam

First man to swim across the Hoover Dam receives fine from US authorities

28-year-old Aaron Hughes from Wales did the stunt while he was drunk on a stag do

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Peter Tatchell calls on Theresa May to act on 50th anniversary of part-decriminalisation of homosexuality

Gay rights icon Peter Tatchell calls for Theresa May to act on 50th anniversary of decriminalisation

Peter Tatchell calls for Theresa May on gay rights anniversary

The human rights campaigner called on the Prime Minister to make an apology on behalf of the nation on the 50th anniversary of the part-legalisation of homosexuality

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Julia's chat with Paul Flynn was unusual, to say the least

Labour MP Paul Flynn tells Julia what he'd say to her in Welsh if they were making love

Labour MP tells Julia what he'd say to her in Welsh if they were making love

Flynn gets all romantic in this rather unusual clip

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Election 2017: 'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

Election 2017: 'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

'Theresa May can be pushed over by a puff of wind', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

The UKIP group leader in the Welsh Assembly spoke to Paul Ross as he broadcasted the Full Set Breakfast live from Cardiff

I'm not pessimistic, I don't do pessimism' - Leanne Wood expresses optimism about Plaid Cymru's election chances

I'm not pessimistic, I don't do pessimism' - Leanne Wood on Plaid Cymru's election chances

'I don't do pessimism' - Leanne Wood on Plaid Cymru's election chances

The leader of the party in the Welsh Assembly spoke to Paul Ross as his Marginal Mystery Tour hits Cardiff

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Court hears how Wrexham bin man wanted to plant bombs in military bases

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Jihadi Welsh binman wanted to bomb RAF base, court hears

Aabid Ali, formerly known as Darren Glennon, is being sentenced after pleading guilty to three offences of terrorism

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Spice addict jailed after 'snarling like an animal' in police officer attack

Spice addict who attacked police office while 'snarling like an animal' jailed

Spice addict who attacked police office while 'snarling like an animal' jailed

Leroy Parry was jailed for 20 months for biting PC Gareth Phillips while under the drug's influence

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Local Elections: Emily Thornberry claimed to have branded the election result a 'mixed picture'

Local Elections: Emily Thornberry says losing West of England mayoral election by 5,000 votes is a 'fantastic result'

Emily Thornberry blasted for 'fantastic result' remark on tough night for Labour

The results are still being counted, but already a picture of victory for the Tories is being painted

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Diane Abbott: 'If you're going to present a plan, you should be able to manage the interview', says Conservative candidate Richard Fuller

Diane Abbott: 'If you're going to present a plan, you should be able to manage the interview', says Tory Richard Fuller

Conservative candidate Richard Fuller speaks about Diane Abbott's interview

The shadow home secretary undertook a disastrous interview where she didn't appear to know how much 10,000 new police officers would cost

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Article 50: Should no deal for the UK be acquired, could it be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

Brexit: Could Article 50 actually be reversed?

The formal process for the United Kingdom to leave the EU was triggered in March, and the two-year negotiation period has begun

General election: Labour promises to hire 10,000 more police officers

Election 2015: Jeremy Corbyn to hire 10,000 more police officers if he wins

Jeremy Corbyn to hire 10,000 more police officers if elected

The party said it would fund more police officers by reversing planned cuts to capital gains tax

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The man had reportedly been on the run for 11 years

'Wales' most wanted paedophile' arrested in Spain after 11 years on the run

'Wales' most wanted paedophile' arrested in Spain after 11 years on the run

Suspect one of two men arrested by Guardia Civil

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

'General election could have an unprecedented result in Wales with Labour loss,' says professor of political science

General election: Labour loss in Wales could be unprecedented, says political science professor

'General election could have an unprecedented result in Wales with Labour loss'

Roger Scully, a professor of political science, spoke to Paul Ross after a poll shows the Tories have a ten-point lead on Labour

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Cyber-jihadi admits terrorism charges after storing data on USBs disguised as cufflinks

British cyber-jihadi who stored data on 'USB cufflinks' admits terror crimes

British cyber-jihadi who stored data on 'USB cufflinks' admits terror crimes

Samata Ullah was arrested last year, after police raided his home in Cardiff discovering 30 USB sticks holding extremist data

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

As Theresa May starts a tour of the UK, Downing Street has announced the date that Article 50 will be triggered soon, beginning the Brexit process

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Matalan killings: Man who stabbed two shopworkers in Cardiff jailed for at least 23 years

Matalan killings: Man who stabbed two shopworkers in Cardiff jailed for at least 23 years

Matalan killings: Man who stabbed two shopworkers in Cardiff jailed for 23 years

21-year-old Andrew Saunders attacked and killed his ex-girlfriend Zoe Morgan and her new partner Lee Simmons as they arrived for work at a Matalan store in the city centre

Ancient footprints discovered in Wales found to be 7,000 years old

Ancient footprints discovered in Wales found to be 7,000 years old

Ancient footprints discovered in Wales found to be 7,000 years old

Ancient human footprints have been discovered on the Welsh coastline and they are believed to be 7,000 years old, researchers say they could show a Mesolithic hunting party

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Call centre worker accused of owning Isis manuals to stand trial

Call centre worker accused of owning Isis manuals to stand trial

Call centre worker accused of owning Isis manuals to stand trial

A call centre worker accused of downloading Islamic State manuals has been ordered by a senior judge to stand trial this summer

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Supreme Court Brexit ruling 'raises fundamental issues' for Scotland, says Nicola Sturgeon

Supreme Court Brexit ruling 'raises fundamental issues' for Scotland, says Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon: Supreme Court ruling 'raises fundamental issues' for Scotland

The ruling said Westminster will not have to seek approval from the authorities in Scotland, Wales, or Northern Ireland to trigger Article 50

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

'Is thundersnow a rock band?' - Twitter reacts to the prospect of snow

'Is thundersnow a rock band?' - The best Twitter responses to the UK's snowstorms

'Is thundersnow a rock band?' - The best Twitter responses to the UK's snow

Snow showers and strong winds are expected to hit much of the UK today, with the Met Office giving severe weather warnings for most of the UK

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

'We'd like to keep English people out' - Jon Holmes finds out about Welsh immigration

Jon Holmes hears about Wales First and their plans to keep English people out

Jon Holmes hears about Wales First and their plans to keep English people out

A group of MPs has said immigration rules tailored to Wales could build confidence in the system, so Jon Holmes found out more

Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Father cons neighbours out of £1,500 by pretending his son was chosen to play rugby for Wales

Father cons neighbours out of £1,500 by pretending his son was chosen to play rugby for Wales

Father cons neighbours out of £1,500 by pretending his son was playing for Wales

A man conned his elderly neighbours into giving him £1,500, by pretending his son needed funding to go on a rugby tour, as he had been chosen to play for Wales

Monday, December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5, 2016

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's appeal opens today in the Supreme Court

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's Supreme Court appeal begins today

Brexit High Court Ruling: Government's Supreme Court appeal begins today

Last month, the High Court ruled Article 50 couldn't be triggered by Theresa May without Parliament's approval

Friday, December 2, 2016

Friday, December 2, 2016

Major search operation begins for woman believed to have gone overboard from ferry

Major search operation begins for woman believed to have gone overboard from ferry

Major search operation begins for woman believed to have gone overboard

A major search operation is underway after it is believed that a woman fell overboard from a ferry, into the Irish Sea

Monday, October 31, 2016

Monday, October 31, 2016

Passengers to face Christmas disruption as Network Rail carries out work during holiday period

Passengers to face Christmas chaos as Network Rail announces holiday works

Rail passengers face Christmas travel chaos

There are expected to be up to 200 improvement projects during the festive period.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster: What happened on that day?

Aberfan 50th Anniversary: How a series of clear warnings were ignored

Aberfan 50th Anniversary: How a series of clear warnings were ignored

Today marks the 50 anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, where 144 people, including 116 children were killed as a coal tip slid into a school and nearby homes

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Ched Evans goes on trial over rape charge

Ched Evans goes on trial again over rape charge

Ched Evans goes on trial again over rape charge

The footballer is accused of raping a woman in 2011

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Child abuse inquiry 'in a state of total pandemonium' after Ben Emmerson departure

Child abuse inquiry 'in state of total pandemonium' after Ben Emmerson departure

Jeremy Dein explained why his fellow QC's resignation dealt a major blow to the inquiry into historical child sexual abuse in England and Wales

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Institutional child abuse inquiry: 'It's vitally important this goes ahead', says campaigner

Institutional child abuse inquiry: 'It's vitally important this goes ahead', says campaigner

'It's vitally important the child abuse inquiry goes ahead', says campaigner

Peter Saunders, who runs the National Association for People Abused in Childhood, spoke to Paul Ross after yesterday's suspension of a top QC from the Institutional child abuse inquiry

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Monty Python star Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

Monty Python star Terry Jones diagnosed with dementia

The Welsh actor is a beloved member of the Monty Python troupe

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Police visible tattoo ban: 'We're missing out on some really good people', says Chief Inspector

Police visible tattoo ban: 'We're missing out on some really good people', says head of Police Federation

Tattoo ban: 'We're missing out on really good people', says police union chief

Inspector Victoria Martin said interpretation of the guidelines on visible tattoos differs across the country

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

'It's highly likely that at some point, she could be killed' - Practical Solutions Charity director explains the growing threat to Amina Al-Jeffery with increased exposure

British woman Amina Al-Jeffery "highly likely to be killed" in Saudi kidnap case

British woman Amina Al-Jeffery "highly likely to be killed" in Saudi kidnap case

As the High Court rules for her return to the UK, the 21-year-old from Swansea is in increasing danger in the Gulf state, 'honour-based violence' expert Mussurut Zia tells talkRADIO…

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Amina Al-Jeffery: Dual nationality could mean 'national or traditional laws apply', says community organisation

'I'm surprised she's still alive', says campaigner on British woman held against her will in Saudi Arabia

'I'm surprised she's still alive', says campaigner on British woman in Saudi

Swansea-born Amina Al-Jeffery's father has been accused of imprisoning her in Saudi Arabia "for her own protection". A British charity head says that the lack of reciprocal law with the Gulf state makes a legal solution difficult…