Live updates

Police appeal for wanted man

Police believe Stephen Daniel James may be in the Pontardawe area Credit: South Wales Police

Police in Neath Port Talbot are appealing for information about a man who has breached the conditions of his release from prison on licence, and now has to return.

Stephen Daniel James is 25 and from the Ystradgynlais area.

He is described as 5'10" tall, of slim build, with short black hair and green eyes.


Bipolar sufferer struggles with debt after spending thousands on shopping sprees

Julia's story is so common that the charity Mind has set up a credit union in its office in Ystradgynlais to help people who get into serious debt because of their mental health problems.

Julia Chaffe from Ystradgynlais found herself in more than £6000 of debt after going on huge spending sprees while on highs caused by her bipolar disorder.

Weather warnings in force as torrential downpours forecast

This is the scene in Ystradgynlais as thundery showers are forecast to sweep across Wales Credit: Twitter / Marie Williams

Mid and West Wales Fire Service say they have already been alerted to 70 weather-related incidents since 8am this morning, predominantly in Narberth but also in Whitland.

They're now in Ystradynglais and Pontardawe, where they say some residential properties are being affected.