Appearing before members of the Welsh Affairs Select Committee, Welsh Secretary David Jones dismissed as 'speculative' reports which hinted at an imminent response from the UK Government's to the Silk Commission. But he said agreement is close.
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Rain overnight turning light and patchy in the morning.
Most of us will have a pleasant and dry evening with a few late sunny spells, though the odd light shower is possible.
The Eisteddfod's intention to visit an area must be proclaimed at least a year and a day before the beginning of the festival.