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April Jones' mum to pay tribute at special carol concert

April Jones Credit: Family Photo/Dyfed Powys Police

The mum of schoolgirl April Jones will pay tribute to her daughter in a special Christmas Carol service in December, to support the families of other missing people.

Coral Jones will remember her five year old daughter at the church service, in memory of the missing.

April was snatched by Mark Bridger as she played outside her family home in Machynlleth.

But despite the biggest search in British history, her body has never been found.

Mark Bridger is currently serving a life sentence after being found guilty of murdering April in October 2012.

On 1 October 2012 my beautiful daughter April went missing.

Despite huge support from the police and the public, our search for her ended in tragedy.

On the 11 December this year Missing People will be holding a carol service in Cardiff to remember all those that have been and still are missing.

This is a chance for families who are suffering the heartache of missing someone to come together with supporters of the charity and pay tribute to their loved one.

– Coral Jones

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Catch up: Coast & Country, Series 2, episode 20

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Andrew takes a look back at the winter storms of 2013/2014 that caused widespread damage across Wales and visits Aberystwyth and Pembrokeshire.

Carl is testing out a new meditation technique that’s made its way across the pond from the celebrities of America, to North Wales.

Nicola joins Cardiff Bat Group as they complete some trapping and monitoring in the city and attempt to track down the rare Nathusius Pipistrelle bat.

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German language taught through dance at Monmouth school

Learning a modern language at school can stand you in good stead for any future career.

But the number of pupils studying languages like German is in decline in most schools across Wales. A teacher from Monmouth though has come up with an innovative idea to get more students excited about the subject.

Helen Smail is mixing German with Dance...and it's working. She's already won an award for her unique approach to teaching and she hopes to inspire more students to take up the subject. Alexandra Lodge reports:

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