Today: After a chilly start, any early mist and fog in the east will soon clear. Unbroken sunshine is then expected for the rest of the day, and it will feel warm and spring-like. Maximum temperature 19 °C. Tonight: There will be clear skies across Wales. With light winds, mist and fog is likely in the south and east especially, with frost for many. Minimum temperature 0 °C. Wednesday: Fog may be slow to clear for some, with low cloud lingering in some coastal spots. Otherwise, there will be very mild sunshine, but it will be cooler under cloud. Maximum temperature 17 °C. Outlook for Thursday to Saturday: It will turn unsettled on Thursday, perhaps with some thundery showers. Friday will be drier and brighter, however wet and windy weather is likely on Saturday. … [Read more...] about Wales Weather: Springtime in winter continues!
Wales 26 February 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-47369320 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Three Welsh beaches are in the UK's top ten after thousands of people scored locations on a review site.Barafundle Beach in Pembrokeshire was … [Read more...] about ‘Total gem’ beach voted best in Wales
Cameron was crystal clear on EU referendum On November 10 2015, David Cameron made a speech setting out the promise he had made in his election manifesto, for the May 7 election. He said, “This is a huge decision for our country, perhaps the biggest we will make in our lifetimes, and it will be the final decision. When the British people speak, their voice will be respected, not ignored. If we vote to leave, then we will leave. There will not be another renegotiation or another referendum”. Can anyone say he wasn’t crystal clear? During the campaign that followed, both sides Labour and Conservative stuck to the same script. This was the moment of decision, a one-off showdown that would never be repeated. As the official leaflets sent to every home put it, “the Government will implement what you decide”. So why won’t they, why are they so committed to scuppering the democratic vote to leave the EU. Millions of working-class leave voters feel betrayed … [Read more...] about South Wales Echo letters: Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The number of people diagnosed with diabetes in Wales has risen to nearly 200,000 in Wales. It has increased from 191,590 to 194,693 since last year. Diabetes UK Cymru said Wales has a prevalence of 7.4% - the highest in the UK. The UK average is 6.8%. There are also over 61,000 people in Wales living with Type 2 diabetes, who don't know they have it because they haven't been diagnosed - bringing the total number living with diabetes in Wales up to more than a quarter of a million (255,781). An increase in obesity rates is the main reason behind an increase in the number of people living with Type 2 diabetes. Public Health Wales says around 60% of adults in Wales are overweight or obese. Although not every case of Type 2 diabetes is caused by excessive weight, it is the single greatest risk factor for developing the condition. Age, family history, and ethnicity can also contribute to someone's risk, with people of African-Caribbean, Black African, or South Asian descent two to … [Read more...] about Number of people with diabetes rises to nearly 200,000 in Wales
Tuesday: After a chilly start it will soon become sunny, with blue skies across Wales. It will be another very mild day, with light winds. Maximum temperature 17 °C. Outlook for Wednesday to Friday: There will be some warm sunshine on Wednesday once any early fog lifts. It will however become less mild and more unsettled from Thursday, with some heavy showers possible. … [Read more...] about Wales Weather: Another bright and beautiful day!