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Weatherman nails 58-letter name of Welsh town in single try

LONDON, Sept. 10 (UPI) — A British weatherman became a viral hero when he flawlessly pronounced the name of Welsh city Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch. Liam Dutton, meteorologist for Britain’s Channel 4, was delivering a report on the range of temperatures across Britain Tuesday and didn’t skip a beat when it came time to read the name of the Welsh city with the …

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Police searching Cardiff river in ‘ongoing incident’

Emergency services are searching the River Taff in Cardiff, after reports a body was spotted in the water. South Wales Police says officers are dealing with an ‘ongoing incident’ in the river close to the city centre. South Wales Fire and Rescue said it was called to the river bank by police at around 1.55pm after reports of a body …

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Body found in River Taff identified as missing man

A post mortem has confirmed the body is that of 27-year-old Marcin Kaminski. Mr Kaminski was reported missing to police on Saturday, August 29 having last been seen on or around Saturday, August 22 in Pontypridd town centre. Marcin’s family, who live in Poland have been informed. The cause of death is currently unknown and further tests are being carried …

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Man jailed for dangerous dog attack which killed his own grandmother

Greve – who was brought up by his grandmother in Ely, Cardiff – admitted being the owner of a dog which caused injury whilst dangerously out of control. Detective Sergeant Andy Mile said: “Craig Greve showed complete disregard to a life-time court order issued in 2012 banning him from keeping dogs. “Our thoughts are with Mrs Greve’s family and all …

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Man disqualified from keeping dogs after neglecting pet’s severe facial injuries

A dog owner has been disqualified from keeping the animals after failing to provide veterinary care for a dog with severe facial injuries. Carwyn Jenkins, 23, from Aberystwyth, pleaded guilty to two offences of causing unnecessary suffering to a dog and for interfering with a badger sett, at Aberystwyth Magistrates’ Court on September 9. The offences took place between September …

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‘Fake policemen’ claimed they had been sent to seize family pet in attempted …

Would-be dog-nappers posing as policemen tried to steal a pet from its owners by claiming they had been sent to seize it. Two men, dressed in smart black suits and pretending to be North Wales Police officers, told the owners of the boxer-cross Staffordshire Bull Terrier they were due to confiscate the animal under the Dangerous Dogs Act. The pair …

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Sir Clough Williams-Ellis designed cat lodge at Battersea Dogs Home given …

Britain’s first purpose-built cattery, created by the Welsh architect behind Italianate masterpiece Portmeirion, has been awarded a Grade II listing in London. Whittington Lodge, a special building created to house felines within the world-famous Battersea Dogs Home, was built around 1907. Eccentric architect Sir Clough Williams-Ellis is best known for his Italian-style hill village in Gwynedd. Built in the 1920s …

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Chris Coleman up for ‘Best of British’ clash as Wales coach roars: ‘Bring on …

Wales have moved above England in the FIFA world rankings  Chris Coleman’s side are on the brink of Euro 2016 qualification  A win against Israel on Sunday will be enough guarantee place in France Coleman would welcome the opportunity to face England in a friendly By Laurie Whitwell for The Mail on Sunday Published: 16:31 EST, 5 September 2015 | Updated: 03:24 EST, 6 …

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Wales 23-19 Italy: Rhys Webb and Leigh Halfpenny risk missing World Cup after …

With Wales ravaged by injuries, scrum half Rhys Webb injured his left ankle in the first half and left the pitch on a stretcher Leigh Halfpenny injured his right knee with ten minutes to go and also departed on a stretcher A misfiring Welsh side were only able to beat the Azzurri outsiders by an unconvincing four-point margin  By Nik …

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Wales can end almost 60 years of hurt by qualifying for Euro 2016

Wales have not reached a tournament since the 1958 World Cup in Sweden  wins against Cyprus and Israel would be enough to make Euro 2016 Chris Coleman said he has dreamed of leading Wales out next year  By Laurie Whitwell for MailOnline Published: 08:08 EST, 3 September 2015 | Updated: 09:28 EST, 3 September 2015 11 View comments Wales stand …

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