The Campaign for Real Ale says Wales' brewery boom is 'astonishing’ at a time when many pubs are closing.
Two people have died and two others have sustained injuries in a crash on the A4059 between Aberdare and Merthyr Tydfil.
More than a hundred people have protested over the current speed limit in Penderyn. The limit in the rural village is currently 40mph.
South Wales Police have confirmed an 18 year-old man has been charged with the murder of 45-year-old Andrew David Male.
The man is due to appear at Merthyr Magistrates Court on Friday morning.
Police have launched a murder investigation after the body of a man was found in Aberdare in the early hours of this morning. An 18-year-old man has been arrested. From the scene, here's our Correspondent Joanna Simpson.
A man who died at his home in Aberdare in the early hours of this morning has been named as Andrew David Male. He was 45.
South Wales Police have launched a murder investigation. An 18-year-old man arrested after the incident is being held at Cardiff Bay Police Station.
– Local Inspector Tony Carpenter, South Wales Police
People will be shocked about what has occurred in their usually quiet community, but I am appealing for some perspective as this type of incident is extremely rare. We have a team of specially trained investigators assigned to this case, and local officers are carrying out house to house enquiries, providing reassurance to local people. We have somebody in custody and are doing everything we possibly can at this stage.
Police in Aberdare have launched a murder investigation after the death of a 45-year-old man. Officers were called to a house on Cardiff Road at 3am this morning.
An 18-year-old local man has been arrested in connection with the incident.
South Wales Police is asking anyone who was in the area between 2am and 3.20am this morning, and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious, to contact them.
Cardiff Road is closed in both directions because of a police incident between Lewis Street and Chapel Street.
A replacement bus service is running on Arriva Trains Wales services between Fernhill and Aberdare because of a signalling problem at Fernhill.
Dr Lyn Evans has spoken of his pride that Wales was involved in the discovery of what's believed to be the Higgs Boson particle.
Dr Evans from Aberdare was the project leader for research into Higgs Boson, which gives matter mass and and holds the physical fabric of the universe together.
Scientists have been looking for the Higgs since the 1960s, but the search began in earnest more than 20 years ago with early experiments at Cern in Europe and Fermilab in the US.