Incorrect paperwork leads to 20% of HGV’s being turned away at Holyhead

Incorrect paperwork leads to 20% of HGV’s being turned away at Holyhead

FOLLOWING the expected quiet start to the New Year at Holyhead Port and with freight levels expected to rise over the next few days, the Welsh Government is reminding hauliers to be prepared for the changes which are now in...
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Covid-19 vaccination timetable revealed

Covid-19 vaccination timetable revealed

Health minister has revealed details of the Welsh Governments vaccination plan at a press conference today. The plan could see 2.5million people in Wales being offered a vaccine by Autumn. The latest figures show they have made a ‘good start’...
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Vaccination plan to be unveiled

Vaccination plan to be unveiled

Welsh Government’s vaccine plan will be published later today. Health Minister Vaughan Gething will today (Monday) publish the Welsh Government’s Covid Vaccination Plan, setting out a series of milestones for when people will be offered a vaccine. The ...
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Health Minister admits Wales “slightly behind” with vaccination plan

Health Minister admits Wales “slightly behind” with vaccination plan

THE Welsh Government’s health minister has said Wales’ coronavirus vaccination programme will not fall further behind other parts of the UK in the coming weeks. Speaking to BBC Radio Wales on Sunday morning, Vaughan Gething said there was...
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Plans to vaccinate top four priority groups by mid-February

Plans to vaccinate top four priority groups by mid-February

Wales aims to deliver coronavirus vaccine first doses to everyone in the top four priority groups by mid-February, says Mark Drakeford. But the First Minister has stressed that ensuring sufficient supplies of vaccines, and the capacity to deliver them, is...
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Locals rescued from Moel Famau

Locals rescued from Moel Famau

Two people had to be rescued after becoming “disorientated” in severe weather conditions during a walk up Moel Famau. The pair had gone for a walk from home yesterday afternoon (January 8) but lost their bearings in an area north...
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FBI offers $50K reward for information on pipe bomb suspect

FBI offers $50K reward for information on pipe bomb suspect

The FBI released a photo of a suspect and offered a $50,000 reward for information leading to the location, arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for pipe bombs found at the RNC and DNC headquarters on Wednesday.  The...
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Pre Christmas lock down has lowered coronavirus transmission rates

Pre Christmas lock down has lowered coronavirus transmission rates

Lockdown is bringing down transmission rates in Wales, the first minister has said, as a study warns Wales is among the worst hit parts of the UK. Mark Drakeford confirmed this morning that Wales would remain in lockdown for at...
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Wales’ lockdown restrictions set to be extended

Wales’ lockdown restrictions set to be extended

Wales’ lockdown restrictions are to be tightened and the period they cover extended, Mark Drakeford will reveal today. The First Minister will also tell the country that schools are now unlikely to return to face-to-face learning for all pupils until...
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Maelor Hospital in Wrecsam facing “immense pressure”

Maelor Hospital in Wrecsam facing “immense pressure”

Wrecsam Maelor Hospital is under “immense pressure” amid rising coronavirus cases, a doctor has warned.  Dr Steve Stanaway, medical director at Wrecsam Maelor Hospital, says his teams are dealing with “huge numbers” of cases – wh...
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