Fall in Welsh speakers

Figures on all aspects of life in Wales, gathered in last year's census, have been released today. They show that the number of people who can read, write and speak Welsh has fallen over the last ten years.

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Census figures: "It's important for Welsh speakers to be counted"

Today's census figures will focus on international migration, ethnic groups and religion - and the Welsh language.

Some parents like Rhian Cecil hope it'll lead to more Welsh medium and bilingual schools over the next ten years.

"It's really important for us as Welsh speakers to be stood up and counted".

"Hopefully all the figures can help local councils create more provision".

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