South Wales Police are investigating a fire at a block of flats in Campbell Court, New Road, Porthcawl on Saturday night.
A 49 year old man was taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation and later released following treatment.
A 29 year old local man has been arrested by police and is in custody at Bridgend Police Station
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Not too bad out there at the moment, with the heaviest of any showers easing during the first part of the night.
Sea Watch Foundation says it is investigating a reported but unconfirmed sighting of a killer whale off Ceredigion.
A man had to be freed this morning after an empty van rolled down the road and overturned, trapping him underneath.