Ray Scanlon told ITV Wales that his son Richard, who was killed whilst on duty in Afghanistan in November, was 'so dedicated' and well-loved within his battalion. Lance Corporal Scanlon will be remembered at a service in Cardiff today, along with his colleague Lieutenant David Boyce.
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A yellow warning of ice and snow has been issued by the Met Office. It covers many parts of Wales from 18:00hrs tonight.
A burglar who ate an entire tub of ice cream before falling asleep in the house he was raiding has been jailed.
It will remain cold this afternoon with a risk of wintry showers. Winds remain strong. Best of the brightness through eastern counties.