Education Minister Leighton Andrews says news tests will address recent findings which say twenty percent of young people have a reading age eighteen months below their actual age when they leave primary school.
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UKIP Assembly Member Michelle Brown has apologised after a recording emerged of her using a racial slur.
There will be a number of road closures in place in Cardiff today as the British Speedway Grand Prix returns to the Welsh Capital.
Today will be a day of often heavy showers, with the risk of hail and thunder.