About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Sport

Ebbw Vale favourite and former Test ref Ernie Lewis passes away

Ebbw Vale favourite and former Test ref Ernie Lewis passes away

Wales defender Chester set for £8m move to West Brom

Wales defender Chester set for £8m move to West Brom

ON THE SCORESHEET: Micki Witts grabbed one of Torfaen Tigers' 10 tries against Leicester Storm

Tigers back to winning ways thanks to dominant second half display

END OF AN ERA: Newport stalwart Andrew Brown has left for Merthyr

Newport favourite Andrew Brown leaves for upwardly-mobile Merthyr

Taulupe Faletau's fate in WRU's hands - Bath coach Mike Ford

Taulupe Faletau's fate in WRU's hands - Bath coach Mike Ford

Wales' Gareth Bale (left) and Belgium's Kevin De Bruyne during the UEFA European Championship Qualifying match at Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday June 12, 2015. See PA story SOCCER Wales. Photo credit should re

Wales learn schedule for World Cup qualifying

File photo dated 11-06-2015 of Wales' manager Chris Coleman. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Sunday July 26, 2015. Chris Coleman believes Gareth Bale will stay at Real Madrid - and that Wales will benefit from the forward's decision. See PA story SOC

Coleman: Bale will stay with Real

File photo dated 14-08-2013 of The officials line up alongside both teams before the game PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Saturday July 25, 2015. Wales were drawn in Group D with the Republic of Ireland, plus Austria, Serbia, Moldova and Georgia. See

Wales drawn with Republic of Ireland in World Cup qualifying

The Picton Arms welcome home party for Joe Cordina (L) and  Sean McGoldrick, Bronze Commonwealth winning boxers. (8989104)

St Joes boxer Joe Cordina gets call-up from Team GB

Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates after the game during the UEFA European Championship Qualifying match at Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday June 12, 2015. See PA story SOCCER Wales. Photo credit should read: David D

Wales await World Cup draw

Coach Paul Trollope joins Wales' Euro 2016 bid

Coach Paul Trollope joins Wales' Euro 2016 bid

Powell takes parting shot at Newport Gwent Dragons

Powell takes parting shot at Newport Gwent Dragons

REPEAT: The Dragons, minus Andy Poewll, will begin their Pro12 campaign away to Connacht just as they did last September

Opening Pro12 dates confirmed for Dragons

TOUGH TEST: Lee Churcher faces Edinburgh's Craig McEwan in Scotland

Scottish date excites Newport boxer

CRICKET CAPTAIN: Jason Tovey will lead the Dragons in their charity Twenty20 match

Dragons swap rugby kit for cricket whites

HEAD COACH: Warren Gatland

Wales cancel Poland training camp

Newport Gwent Dragons' select side finds out British and Irish Cup fate

Newport Gwent Dragons' select side finds out British and Irish Cup fate

OPERATION: Newport Gwent Dragons lock Andrew Coombs is targeting a mid-September return after summer knee surgery

Dragons lock Andrew Coombs eyeing September return after summer surgery

ULTIMATE TEST: Sam Warburton will lead Wales in New Zealand next summer

Wales to open up against All Blacks at Eden Park in 2016

DERBY DAY: Torfaen Tigers host the Raiders, from Llanelli, in Cwmbran

Torfaen Tigers gunning for derby delight

Wales sevens out to cause some upsets in Exeter

Pill Harriers youngsters show potential with stunning victory

WILLIAMS BACKS HOSTS FOR LAST EIGHT

BBC and ITV to share Six Nations

BBC and ITV to share Six Nations

Wales officially a top ten in the world football nation

Wales officially a top ten in the world football nation

BIG WIN: Mitchell Buckland

Borg hails biggest win yet for Mitchell Buckland

NEW COMBO: Martyn Phillips, left, with join the WRU as chief executive after the World Cup to work alongside chairman Gareth Davies

WRU and regions to meet over tweaking £60m peace deal

WORLD CUP HERO: Dragons hooker Lloyd Burns made a late charge for the World Cup squad in 2011

'Hold nothing back and you can be World Cup stars', Lloyd Burns' message to Dragons' Wales hopefuls

ON THE ROAD: The Dragons took their game against Northampton up to Ebbw Vale last year. This summer they play Nottingham in Ystrad Mynach

Dragons to host Nottingham in Ystrad Mynach

IN THE HOTSEAT: New Welsh Rugby Union Group Chief Executive Martyn Phillips, left, with Chairman Gareth Davies

WRU appoint former B&Q boss as group chief executive to succeed Roger Lewis

WORLD CUP HERO: Lloyd Burns represented Wales at New Zealand 2011

‘The World Cup is the pinnacle and I’m so proud of what I achieved’, Lloyd Burns on his rapid rise to be part of Wales’ incredible 2011 campaign

Joe Davies (5501616)

Burgeoning Dragons lock Joe Davies back at Bedwas

BIG DEFENCE: Dan Lydiate and his Wales teammates will be looking to stop the Australians, English and Fijians in their tracks

Welsh defence can help us make it out of Group of Death, says Jonathan Davies

Torfaen Tigers on the up after thrilling win

TOP TEN: Wales' Gareth Bale and goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey celebrate after victory against Israel

Wales set to be in FIFA top ten rankings

GENIUS: Paul Gascoigne

Terry Butcher recalls Gazza's tears in Turin, 25-years on from Italia 90 semi-final

CHANCE: Lee Evans will play a part for Wolves in pre-season

'Clean slate' for Newport's Lee Evans at Wolves

HOT PROPERTY: Newport Gwent Dragons star Taulupe Faletau in action for Wales

Wales release issues could scupper Taulupe Faletau's Bath move

SKIPPERS: Wales netball captain Suzy Drane with Wales rugby captain Sam Warburton

Wales captains relishing World Cup campaigns

SUCCESS: Cllr Phil Bale, FAW president Trefor Lloyd Hughes and WRU group chief executive Roger Lewis with the Champions' League trophies at the Millennium Stadium

Newport played a key part in Cardiff's Champions' League bid

ON THE CHARGE: Shaun Knight has signed for Newport Gwent Dragons from Gloucester

Dragons snap up Gloucester prop Shaun Knight

File photo dated 26/02/2010 of a general view of the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday January 24, 2014. Some pundits argue the former Cardiff Arms Park is the finest rugby stadium in the world. Brilliantly designed

Gareth Bale delighted at news that Millennium Stadium is to host 2017 Champions League final

Principality Premiership to get more teams

Principality Premiership to get more teams

NO FRIENDLY: Newport Gwent Dragons will take on fierce rivals Cardiff Blues in an August pre-season clash

Dragons to head to the capital for final Pro12 tune-up

EARLY RETIREMENT: Dan Way packs down with hooker Lloyd Burns and loosehead Phil Price in the Dragons' LV= Cup semi-final loss to Gloucester in 2011

Injury forces Dragons prop Dan Way to hang up boots

WALES HOPEFUL: Newport Gwent Dragons centre Tyler Morgan

Tyler Morgan: Dragons' Wales hopefuls will play without fear

MAN IN THE MIDDLE: Scott Williams is likely to be charged with filling the boots of Jonathan Davies

Scott Williams backed to rise to the World Cup occasion by Wales captain Sam Warburton

STEPPING UP: Newport Gwent Dragons centre Jack Dixon is in the full Wales squad after three Junior World Championships with the Under-20s

Wales hopeful Jack Dixon belongs on the Test scene - Hallam Amos

Baldwin desperate to make his mark in fierce battle to be Wales No 2

Baldwin desperate to make his mark in fierce battle to be Wales No 2

IN THE THICK OF IT: Sam Warburton will be hoping for a better result against England than the 2014 trip to Twickenham in the World Cup in September

Sam Warburton: World Cup rivals England have the depth to cope with setbacks

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts

Most read stories

  • 1

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

Research local amenities