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'Be aware' warning of strong winds

The Severn Bridge has partially reopened. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

The Met Office has issued a yellow 'be aware' warning of strong winds across the whole of Wales.

It's predicting gusts of up to 70mph in exposed places and says there could be localised damage and minor disruption to travel.

Last night the strongest gust was 97mph at Capel Curig in Snowdonia. A fibreglass roof was blown off an outbuilding in Mountain Ash

The Severn Bridge has partially reopened but there is a speed limit as there is on the Britannia Bridge.

The warning is valid until 7pm.

Pedestrian, 81, seriously injured in Cardiff crash

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Police are appealing for witnesses after an 81-year-old man was hit by a car in Cardiff and sustained serious head injuries.

It happened at 6.50pm this evening on the junction between Sloper Road and the B4267 Leckwith Road.

The car involved was a black Ford Focus.

South Wales Police are requesting that any person that witnessed the collision, the manner in which the vehicle was being driven or the movements of the pedestrian to contact 101.

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