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BBC to expand its radio services in Wales

  Radio Wales will expand its availability on the FM band so that its signal reaches more of the nation, according to the BBC. The BBC also announced that they will set up a second Welsh-language radio channel, Radio Cymru 2, to broadcast from 7am to 10am every morning on digital […]

Welsh university top for teaching

  One of the nation’s universities has been found to be among the best at teaching students across 130 higher education institutions in Wales, Scotland, and England. Bangor University was the only university in Wales to be awarded a ‘gold’ award for the standard of its teaching in the new […]

Tory MP: Wales will have more of a voice on Brexit

The Welsh Government will now have more of a say on Brexit following Theresa May’s failure to win a majority at last week’s Westminster General Election, according to the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Wales. Aberconwy MP Guto Bebb, who came within 635 votes of losing his seat to Labour candidate Emily Owen, […]

Wales’ books need more media attention – report

English-language media such as the BBC should be encouraged to do more to publicise books published in Wales, according to a new report. The independent review into Welsh Government support for publishing and literature in Wales report notes that Welsh-language television has regular items about authors and books published in […]

Analysis: Brexit and Wylfa B’s nuclear fuel

  When Theresa May triggered Article 50 a couple of months ago, she also signalled her intention that the UK leave the obscure EURATOM treaty. The treaty covers nuclear power, an issue which neither the Remain nor Leave camps even mentioned during the referendum campaign. How this decision will affect […]

Live Blog: Westminster General Election 2017

6.13am Final results for Wales: Labour take three Tory seats, Plaid take the only Lib Dem seat. Who would have predicted that 12 hours ago? Thank you very much for your company throughout the night. I hope you’ve enjoyed Nation.Cymru’s inaugural live blog! 6.11am  I think we can tell from the […]