Winter death rates revealed

The Office for National Statistics has published the figures of the number of Winter deaths last year. The figures are expected to be higher than last year since March 2013 was recorded as the coldest Winter since 1962.

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Winter deaths a 'national scandal' says charity

The number of winter deaths has risen in Wales and it's been described as a "national scandal" by a leading charity.

Figures from the Office of national statistics in Newport shows the number of excess winter deaths was 1,900. Cold weather can increase risks of problems such as stroke but as Rob Osborne's been finding out, many blame the rising cost of heating a home.

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