#Wales

  • Article: Child Marriage Could Spike in England and Wales as COVID-19 Lockdown Eases, Experts Say

    Child Marriage Could Spike in England and Wales as COVID-19 Lockdown Eases, Experts Say

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 20, 2020

    But local authorities are not adequately prepared. Read more

  • Article: Poor Neighbourhoods in Wales and England Have Double the COVID-19 Death Rate as Wealthy Areas

    Poor Neighbourhoods in Wales and England Have Double the COVID-19 Death Rate as Wealthy Areas

    By Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2020

    “This is a moment to re-evaluate failing health, housing, and social support systems.” Read more

  • Article: My Parents Run an Independent Pharmacy in Wales. Why Aren’t They Seen as Frontline Health Workers?
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    My Parents Run an Independent Pharmacy in Wales. Why Aren’t They Seen as Frontline Health Workers?

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 15, 2020

    Pharmacy staff are key workers, but not everyone sees them as such. Read more

  • Article: Wales Set to Ban Single-Use Plastics in 2021

    Wales Set to Ban Single-Use Plastics in 2021

    By Catherine Caruso|March 18, 2020

    The ban will target straws, cutlery, and food and drink containers. Read more

  • Article: These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World
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    These Bognor Regis Fridge Makers Are Helping Save Lives All Over the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 11, 2019

    From an English seaside town to Djibouti — a British invention is protecting children from disease. Read more

  • Article: This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    Eileen Johnson, from Cardigan, wanted to do something worthwhile before she turned 80. Read more

  • Article: Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    Twenty UK Universities Just Joined Forces to Buy Their Energy From Wind Farms

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 8, 2019

    The institutions have signed a 10-year deal with renewable energy companies. Read more

  • Article: Welsh Rugby Legend Gareth Thomas Announces He’s HIV-Positive in Emotional Video

    Welsh Rugby Legend Gareth Thomas Announces He’s HIV-Positive in Emotional Video

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 16, 2019

    He said he was “forced” to share his diagnosis after pressure from the media. Read more