A garden centre in Cardiff will be closed 'for the foreseeable' future after it was destroyed by a blaze which started late last night.
Children from Betws Primary School, which was partially destroyed by fire, receive a donation of books to re-stock their library.
South Wales fire crews say an overheating table fan was behind the blaze at Betws Primary School in Bridgend yesterday afternoon.
An elderly woman has died at a house fire in Pontllanfraith. South Wales Fire and Rescue service says it received a call around 2pm yesterday afternoon having received a report of a fire in the living room of a house on Commercial St. Investigations into the cause will start today.
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service says that a tyre fire in Ystrad Mynach has now been extinguished - and that firefighters believe it was deliberately started.
Update Ystrad Mynach: Fire is now extinguished and the cause determined as deliberate
The large amount of smoke caused by a fire in Dyffryn Business Park has caused Police to close the northbound carriageway between Caerphilly and Ystrad Mynach.
People who live near the area are being advised to keep their windows and doors closed as fire crews try to tackle the blaze.
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service has been called to a large fire at Dyffryn Business Park in Ystrad Mynach.
The fire involving tyres is creating large amounts of smoke in the area, causing Police to close the northbound carriageway from Caerphilly to Ystrad Mynach.
Update Ystrad Mynach: The fire which is creating large amounts of smoke in the area is involving quantity of tyres which has spread to cars
Update Ystrad Mynach: due to large volumes of smoke from the fire the Police closed Northbound Carriageway from Caerphilly to Ystrad Mynach
Update Ystrad Mynach:fire involving 1industrial skip 2motor vehicles 1large caravan+quantity of tyres attempting to stop spread to building
There are reports of multiple crashes on the roads of south Wales this afternoon. Among them, incidents on the A449 and A40.
#SWControl HJL two RTC ongoing at present A449 Coldra to Usk and also A40 Monmouth Tunnel to Dixton Roundabout - Drive to arrive alive!
Update Trelewis: Flooding outside homes due to blocked culvert, crews currently pumping water and requesting sandbags from Local Authority
Treharris crew are enroute to assess flooding reported to 3 homes in Bontnewydd Terrace Trelewis 08:17
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service are currently dealing with three homes that are flooded in Bontnewydd Terrace in Trelewis.
Fire crews are currently pumping water and have requested sandbags from the local authority.
The fire burning at the Vale Business Park in Llandow is now out.
It began on November 26. A spokesperson for South Wales Fire & Rescue Service says efforts to tackle the blaze were hampered by the construction of the building - a former aircraft hangar built to withstand bombardment.
Firefighters are continuing to tackle a 'challenging and complex' blaze, which broke out at the Vale Business Park in Llandow on November 26th.
South Wales Fire & Rescue Service say the operation has been prolonged by the nature and volume of the burning material within the building, the strength of the building structure, challenging site conditions and the need to protect the environment.
– South Wales Fire & Rescue Service spokesperson
Steady progress is being made and South Wales Fire and Rescue Service, Natural Resources Wales and the recycling company which owns the site, Site Serv, are working closely together to ensure that the fire is extinguished as rapidly as the constraints allow.
The organisations involved have expressed their thanks to the local community and businesses for their continuing patience and support.
Health authorities say the risk to public health associated with the fire is low.
People living nearby are advised to minimise their exposure to smoke arising from the fire - particularly those with pre-existing respiratory conditions.
Advice includes staying indoors where possible and keeping doors and windows closed.
Fire crews are continuing to tackle the remains of a fire at the Vale Business Park in Llandow, near Cardiff, almost a week since it first started.
Firefighters were called to the Siteserv recycling centre last Tuesday.
It's still not clear what caused the blaze but it could be at least another week before it's put out.
Latest Update Llandow: Firefighting operations continue 1water tower 2ground monitors 1 jet in use (05:34)
Update Llandow:Firefighters have now been actively involved in firefighting operation for 26hrs Fire under control but will burn for days