18 September 2014 Last updated at 22:02

NHS 'under pressure', says DrakefordMark Drakeford

The Welsh NHS is a "system under pressure" and the ambulance service performance "not where we would like it to be", Health Minister Mark Drakeford says.


Bins being emptiedCouncil merger plans urged

Local councils across Wales are being urged to submit plans to merge voluntarily, rather than be forced to.

Worker ConnorLib Dems' doubts over jobs scheme

Young people on a flagship employment scheme would have got a job without it, claim Lib Dems.

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    The unemployment rate in Wales is unchanged for three months


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    A new M4 slip road is officially opened by the transport minister


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