Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, January 22)

All the traffic, weather, M4, showbiz and sport from across the country on Saturday, January 22. You can contribute to the live blog by posting your comments below or you can also tweet us @WalesOnline to share the news that’s breaking in your area. To get the latest email updates from WalesOnline straight to your… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, January 22)

Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, January 15)

Couple deliver baby at roadside as ambulance tells them help won’t come for ‘six or seven hours’ Luke Rawlings will never forget the moment he realised his partner was about to give birth miles from a hospital. The groundworker from Caldicot pulled his car over in the early hours of Friday, January 7, and made… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, January 15)

Live updates as M4 crash involving two vans and car causes delays near Newport

A crash involving two vans and a car is causing delays on the M4 on Monday morning. One lane was closed eastbound between junction 24 Coldra and junction 23A Magor Services near Newport. Traffic monitoring system Inrix is showing delays of nearly 30 minutes in the area. Traffic cameras are also showing heavy traffic. Traffic… Continue reading Live updates as M4 crash involving two vans and car causes delays near Newport

Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Monday, January 3)

The village being ruined by unending roadworks Located on the edge of Merthyr Tydfil the village of Cefn-Coed-y-Cymmer is the last community before you enter Brecon Beacons National Park. For decades the pubs, cafes, and shops have benefited from the village being a popular pit-stop for the motorists and cyclists who pass through it to… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Monday, January 3)

Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Thursday, December 30)

All the traffic, weather, M4, showbiz and sport from across the country on Thursday, December 30. You can contribute to the live blog by posting your comments below or you can also tweet us @WalesOnline to share the news that’s breaking in your area. To get the latest email updates from WalesOnline straight to your… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Thursday, December 30)

Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, December 4)

Council to review £52,000 Covid support grants given to Cinema & Co Swansea Council is to review some of the £52,000 of support grants provided to a cinema that has refused to ask customers for Covid passes, its leader has said. Councillor Rob Stewart said if conditions of Covid grants had been breached, the authority… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Saturday, December 4)

Live updates as emergency services deal with M4 accident

Emergency services are at the scene of an accident on the M4. Gwent Police say it has happened eastbound between junction 24 Coldra and junction 23a. A statement from the force said there is a two lane closure in place which may cause congestion. A spokesman added: “Please avoid the area if possible and find… Continue reading Live updates as emergency services deal with M4 accident

Overturned lorry closes A4119 heading towards M4 – latest updates

The A4119 in Llantrisant heading towards the M4 is closed because of an overturned lorry. The road has been closed southbound from the A473 Talbot Green roundabout to junction 34 of the M4 since around 4.45am. South Wales Police say the road is expected to remain closed “for some time” and are advising motorists to… Continue reading Overturned lorry closes A4119 heading towards M4 – latest updates

Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Thursday, October 28)

Cigarette and tobacco prices rise from 6pm today The cost of cigarettes has risen across all retailers today, the Chancellor has confirmed as part of the budget. Duty rates on tobacco products increased by the rate of RPI inflation plus 2% as of 6pm on Wednesday, October 27. Meanwhile, the rate on hand-rolling tobacco increased… Continue reading Wales breaking news plus traffic, weather and travel updates (Thursday, October 28)

M4, A470, A55, A465 planned road closures and roadworks this weekend

Roadworks are being carried out across Wales this weekend with major work causing delays on the M4 and A465. The main bridge in Caerleon will also be closed on Sunday for essential work, with bus services in the area being diverted. Here are the planned closures and roadworks affecting major roads: Closures M4 – Cardiff… Continue reading M4, A470, A55, A465 planned road closures and roadworks this weekend