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North Wales Fire and Rescue Service says it had around 250 calls for flooding overnight mainly on Anglesey and in Gwynedd.
Llangefni and Beumaris were badly hit. The former's Plas Arthur Leisure Centre was opened at a shelter. The A55 is still closed on Anglesey. Part of the A5 was also closed.
Train services between Llandudno Junction and Blaenau Ffestiniog and between Bangor and Holyhead are suspended. There are replacement bus services but Arriva Trains Wales says they may not get through because of the flooding.
There are 4 flood warnings in force:
- River Rhyd Hir at Riverside Terrace
- River Adda at Bangor
- River Erch at Abererch
- Conwy Valley
A Met Office 'be aware' alert is in force until 9am.
1/3 Flooding update: Majority of major roads on Island flooded at some point. A55 dual carriageway closed both ways… https://t.co/pikjURakVi
2/3 Major landslide has completely closed A545 near Glyn Garth bends. Road will be closed for substantial period. B… https://t.co/coWFf81Tdx
3/3 Castle moat has flooded parts of Castle Street, Beaumaris Major flooding in Llangefni town centre Travel disru… https://t.co/pgI50FjrV7
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A woman has died after an incident involving a tractor at a holiday park in Gwynedd.
Police were called to 'The Warren' park in Abersoch just after 19:20 on Friday evening, after reports the tractor had overturned.
A woman, who was in her twenties, died at the scene.
- Plaid Cymru 41
- Independent 26
- Llais Gwynedd 6
- Labour 1
- Liberal Democrats1
Plaid Cymru has kept overall control of Gwynedd, with 41 of the 75 seats. It would have been 42 but one of the party's candidates lost when he drew lots with an opponent who had the same number of votes.
- Plaid Cymru: 36
- Independent: 20
- Llais Gwynedd: 6
- Labour: 1
- Liberal Democrats: 1
Plaid Cymru are edging towards keeping overall control of the 75 member Gwynedd council.
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Police are becoming 'increasingly concerned' for the welfare and safety of a 58-year- old man who's missing from his Gwynedd home.
The man, who cannot be named, is described as being of slim build, about 5' 7" inches tall, with short dark brown hair.
It's believed he was last seen in the South Stack area of Holyhead.
A search of air, land and sea took place yesterday. It's believed a rucksack was found.
Police are appealing to anyone who may have seen a man matching the above description in or around the South Stack area over the weekend to call 101 quoting reference 17182.
The A496 in Gwynedd is blocked in both directions as result of an accident near the Honda Garage in Talsarnau, just before 3pm.
The A496 at Talsarnau is currently closed due to an accident. We are appealing for any witnesses to make contact on 101 and quote U179777.
A scheme on Anglesey which helps fathers re-build relationships with children that've been affected by domestic abuse is being extended.Read the full story ›