Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister, Lesley Griffiths, has announced £400,000 to provide out-of-school childcare for families across Wales.
The funding, which the Welsh Government says is on top of £2.3 million already provided, is aimed at gaps in childcare provision across Wales.
Projects set to get extra funding include childcare centres in Caerphilly and Conwy which will provide play workshops for local children.
The family of a missing man from Newbridge have made a fresh appeal for information, two years after he disappeared.
Kyle Vaughan, who was 24, was last seen at his home on December 30th 2012.
His damaged silver Peugeot 306 was found abandoned on the A467 between Risca and Crosskeys later that night, after a suspected collision.
A major murder investigation was launched within a week of his disappearance, and two men remain on police bail.
On the two year anniversary of his disappearance, his family say the best Christmas present they could receive would be to find out what happened to him.
There's a speed limit of 30 mph because of strong winds on the A55 Britannia Bridge in both directions after J9 A487 (Y Felinheli / Port Dinorwic).
Missing Indie Buckley,13, from Neath has been found in the Cardiff area. Her family has been updated.
South Wales Police thanked the public for their support.