Alix Popham: Contact training changes must be mandatory, says ex-Wales forward

BBC Sport Thursday, 23 September 2021
Former Wales flanker Alix Popham believes a reduction in contact training needs to be mandatory at all levels of rugby union.

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Women's World Cup qualifying: Slovenia 1-1 Wales

Kayleigh Green rescues a valuable point for Wales in Slovenia before being sent off in a fiery World Cup qualifier.
BBC Sport

Wales to 'think again' about winter lockdown if COVID cases continue to rise

The Welsh government says its "ambition" is to get through winter without a further lockdown, but cannot rule it out as cases rise in spite of extra precautions.
Sky News

Wales says climate change could increase risk of landslides as it marks Aberfan anniversary

The Welsh government says climate change could increase the risk of landslides from disused coal tips - and is calling on the UK government to allocate funds to..
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Over 1,000 arrested in police county lines crackdown [Video]

Over 1,000 arrested in police county lines crackdown

Police in England and Wales have arrested nearly 1,500 suspected drug traffickers and seized almost 300 weapons - including zombie knives and crossbows - in a week-long crackdown on organised drug crime. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter at

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County lines: Zombie knives seized, £1.3m in cash found and 1,500 arrests made in past week

In the last week, thousands of people have been arrested by police in England and Wales on suspicion of drug trafficking.
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