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We like the news, we like the news from Wales, we like having a laugh - surely the news isn't meant to be taken seriously, is it?

Welsh is too complicated, says minister

THE Welsh Government is considering giving up on the Welsh language as it fears it is just too ‘complicated’. The minister with responsibility for the language, Leighton Andrews said the whole Cymraeg thing was getting to be a bit of a pain … Continue reading

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Hotel row AM Keith Davies a ‘legend’

A WELSH Assembly member has been officially commended for a late night drinking session at a luxury hotel with a ‘mystery’ woman. 71-year-old Labour AM Keith Davies has been honored by the Older People’s Commissioner for Wales after the incident … Continue reading

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Gavin Henson on a plane

FORMER Welsh rugby star Gavin Henson has been suspended by Cardiff Blues after releasing a crate full of venomous snakes on a plane. Henson, who some years ago starred for the Welsh national team, had been travelling on a flight … Continue reading

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Islamic extremists in Welsh language snub

A PLAID Cymru councillor says he is ‘shocked and horrified’ that an intimidating letter posted to him by apparent Muslim extremists snubbed the Welsh language. 

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Council chief sues libel row ‘witch’

A COUNCIL chief is suing a blogger he accused of being a witch, claiming she has put a hex on him. However Carmarthenshire County Council chief executive Mark James, is facing legal action himself from the blogger, who claims she … Continue reading

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My two clubs: Craig Bellamy’s Carling Cup solution

CRAIG Bellamy is planning to play for both Liverpool and former side Cardiff City in the Carling Cup final. Boyhood Liverpool fan Bellamy scored the Reds’ third in a 3-2 semi final victory over Manchester City to set up a … Continue reading

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A saviour is born

WITH the UK facing constitutional upheaval Wales can breathe a sigh of relief, after Dafydd Elis-Thomas stepped forward to lead the nation. Having finally realised he is no longer the presiding officer of the National Assembly the Plaid Cymru AM … Continue reading

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Dr Jones adopts tough stance

FORMER Wales football captain Vinnie Jones has been unveiled as the country’s new chief medical officer. 

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Trundle nets MP own goal

A LABOUR MP has been accused of scoring an own goal after appointing a professional footballer as his official spokesman. Geraint Davies has come under fire after claiming Swansea would overtake Cardiff as Wales’ top city. Former Swansea City star … Continue reading

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Council’s offices look so cheap

A THRIFTY council has been slapped down after asking if it could share use of the toilets at the Welsh Government’s swish new local offices. Cheeky Ceredigion County Council had tried to blag use of the loos and other top … Continue reading

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