North Wales

Wales Plane Crash: One Person Dead After Light Aircraft Bursts Into Flames At Caernarfon Airport

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK

A pilot has died after a light aircraft crashed into the runway at a north Wales airport and burst into flames, police said. North Wales Police said t...

Recovery Mission Resumes For Five Family Members Killed In Helicopter Crash

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK

The recovery of the bodies of five members of the same family who died when their helicopter crashed in Snowdonia is expected to resume on Friday morn...

Family Shares Shocking Photos Of Boy 'Spiked With Ecstasy' In Stark Warning

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Harrowing photos of a boy lying in a coma after his drink was “spiked with ecstasy” have been shared by his family to show teens the shocking effe...

Experimenting With Democracy: The Big Democracy Project

Ben Gwalchmai | Posted 29.11.2014 | UK Politics
Ben Gwalchmai

Are we asking for radical change to the constitution of the UK? No - we're asking for a truer democracy, one where everyone gets and feels involved in the creation of their community. By returning the power to change things to those that need it most, this could well be seen as a great change so the question becomes 'Are we asking for radical change?' Yes - we're asking for a truer democracy.

Stunning Images Of Plankton 'Lightning' In The Water At Anglesey

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK

These stunning images show an attraction that has been drawing visitors to Anglesey in North Wales – electric blue fish lighting up the ocean like l...

Bride Marries in Intensive Care Unit

Kate Thompson | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Thompson

The nursing staff knew Hayley had been planning her wedding and it was Jan Williams, a Senior Staff Nurse at the hospital who suggested they marry there in the intensive care unit rather than postpone their marriage ceremony.

Bodies Found Off North Wales Coast Are Missing Climbers

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK

Two bodies have been recovered from the sea off the north Wales coast, police confirmed. The bodies have not been formally identified but the disco...

Earthquake Rocks North Wales

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK

An earthquake close to North Wales has been felt over an area of 140km by people who reported "intense shaking". The epicentre of the earthquake in...

Woman Who Murdered Family In Pushchair Fire Sentenced To 30 Years

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK

A woman who murdered five members of a family, including three young children, when she set fire to her neighbour's pushchair, has been jailed for at ...

Hello Brick Wall, Meet My Head

Shan Ellis | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Shan Ellis

What I am asking here is why does it have to be so bloody hard? All schools are given a SEN budget, unfortunately they are afraid of labelling a child at an early age, as are the County. The end result is a child who has no behavioural need is left to slide, loosing self-confidence in their ability.

Tributes To 91-Year-Old Killed In Floods

PA | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

The family of a 91-year-old woman who died in floods which engulfed North Wales paid tribute today an "active and independent" mother and grandmother....

'It Will take Months To Get Back To Normal': Charity Fund To Be Set Up For North Wales Flood Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK

Residents in North Wales are setting up a fund for flood victims after a woman was killed and 400 properties were affected by the weather. Accordin...

Elderly Woman Found Dead In Flooded Home

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

A body has been pulled from a flooded home after a river reached record levels and burst its banks. The elderly woman was found dead in the beleagu...

Flash Floods Cause Chaos Around UK

Elliot Wagland | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

One dead, hundreds displaced as flooding blights Britain....

Residents Forced To Evacuate 500 Properties In North Wales

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK

Residents of around 500 properties have been told to leave their homes after the River Elwy broke its banks in north Wales. North-west England and...

Is This Britain's Most Beautiful Building?

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK

Could this be the most beautiful building in Britain? Every inch of this 15th-century cottage in Llanrwst in North Wales is covered in Virginia Cre...

Young Couple Die 'Rescuing Dogs From Swollen River'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK

A couple whose bodies were found in a swollen river in North Wales are believed to have drowned trying to rescue their pet dog, police have said. T...

Two Bodies Found In Swollen River After Heavy Rain

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK

The bodies of two people have been found in a swollen river, police said. A member of the public spotted a woman's body on a sandbank in the River ...

Man Dies After Roadside Row

PA | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK

A man has collapsed and died in Wales following a row over vehicles being driven erratically. Police are treating the death in Prestatyn, north Wal...

Jailed Evans Released By Sheffield United

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Sport

Jailed rapist Ched Evans has been released by his club, Sheffield United. The footballer is serving five years in prison after being convicted in A...

Ched Evans Fans Plan To Applaud Convicted Rapist At Sheffield United Match

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK

Rumours that fans of former Sheffield United striker Ched Evans would applaud the convicted rapist during Saturday's match proved unfounded. Those ...

Family Of Missing Teenager In Emotional Plea For Information

PA | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

The distraught family of a missing teenager have made an emotional plea for information as the search for his whereabouts enters its tenth day. Hay...