A group of 16-year-old pupils from Pontypridd High School are preparing to travel to Uganda to help build a hostel. They are learning construction skills thanks to a former caretaker-turned-teacher, whose 'construction club' proved very popular.
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Rain, heavy at times, will quickly clear eastwards this evening to leave dry conditions for a time.
A very unsettled day with frequent outbreaks of persistent, occasionally heavy rain, especially in the south and over hills.
Protesters are set to march through Cardiff city centre today to campaign against local budget cuts to the arts.