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Cardiff: Capital of Wales
Cardiff is a city, principal area and the capital of Wales, officially known as the City and County of Cardiff. It is the United Kingdom's eleventh-largest city. As Wales' chief commercial centre, Cardiff is the base for the Senedd, most national cultural institutions and Welsh media. At the 2011 census, the unitary authority area population was estimated to be 346,090, and the wider urban area 479,000. Cardiff is a significant tourist centre and the most popular visitor destination in Wales with 21.3 million visitors in 2017. In 2011, Cardiff was ranked sixth in the world in National Geographic's alternative tourist destinations.

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Police cordon following violent disorder in Cardiff [Video]

Police cordon following violent disorder in Cardiff

Police in presence Cardiff city centre after six people were taken to hospitalfollowing violent disorder on Saturday night. One victim is in a seriouscondition with head injuries and three people are..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:04Published
Gareth Bale admits to concerns about catching coronavirus while on Wales duty [Video]

Gareth Bale admits to concerns about catching coronavirus while on Wales duty

Press conference with Gareth Bale ahead of the Nations League gameGareth Balehas expressed concerns over catching Covid-19 after playing for Wales againstRepublic of Ireland opponents who subsequently..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published
More than 50 coronavirus fines handed out at Cardiff party [Video]

More than 50 coronavirus fines handed out at Cardiff party

More than 50 attendees at a Cardiff party have been fined for breachingcoronavirus restrictions. South Wales Police were alerted to the largegathering at a halls of residence on Friday November 6, and..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:11Published
Cardiff city centre very busy after lockdown [Video]

Cardiff city centre very busy after lockdown

First Minister Mark Drakeford has said Cardiff city centre is being “wellmanaged” amid reports of busy shopping centres and queues outside stores. TheWelsh Government has not “ruled out” taking..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:40Published
British and Irish Lions to play on home turf 2021 [Video]

British and Irish Lions to play on home turf 2021

It is official, the British and Irish Lions will play in a curtain-raiser Testmatch against Japan in Scotland's own Murrayfield stadium next summer, on June26. It will be the first time the Lions have..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:16Published
Wales announces 'sharp and deep' two week 'firebreak' [Video]

Wales announces 'sharp and deep' two week 'firebreak'

A two-week "firebreak" lockdown will be introduced across Wales from 6pm on Friday. First Minister Mark Drakeford announced the measures at a Welsh Government press conference in Cardiff today. Report..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:29Published

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