Country in northwest Europe, part of the United Kingdom

Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It is bordered by England to the east, the Irish Sea to the north and west, and the Bristol Channel to the south. It had a population in 2011 of 3,063,456 and has a total area of 20,779 km2 (8,023 sq mi). Wales has over 1,680 miles (2,700 km) of coastline and is largely mountainous with its higher peaks in the north and central areas, including Snowdon, its highest summit. The country lies within the north temperate zone and has a changeable, maritime climate.

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There are six severe flood warnings which present a "danger to life" in place across England and Wales
Credit: Independent - Published 11 hours ago

The shirt was worn by an England player in a 3-0 win against Wales at Millwall's The Den.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 day ago

Helicopter footage shows the widespread flooding across parts of England and Wales.
Credit: BBC News - Published 2 days ago

Situation in south of country said to be 'life-threatening' amid widespread flooding and severe downpours
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Heavy rain and strong winds are expected to continue lashing the UK as Storm Dennis shuts down roads and floods railway lines
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Flooding and power cuts are forecast with amber weather warnings in place across England and Wales.
Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago

Kyren Wilson makes 147 break in the opening frame of his narrow 4-3 Welsh Open first-round win over Wales' Jackson Page.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

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