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Now on BBC One, it's time for the news where you are.
Welcome to Wales Today - tonight's top stories: Jailed
for a total of 14 years for causing the death of a young woman in this
high-speed car chase.
Sophie Taylor's mother says she's disappointed at their sentences.
And one of Wales' biggest mountain rescue teams warns changes to pagers
could affect their missions.
Like a pack chasing its prey - the words of the judge sentencing
a woman and her ex-boyfriend, for killing his former partner,
after a car chase across Cardiff.
Sophie Taylor died when her BMW hit a block of flats.
Tonight, Michael Wheeler is starting a seven and a half year jail term,
Melissa Pesticcio will serve six and a half years.
They released pink balloons on the steps of the court today,
in memory of Sophie Taylor.
Pink had been the 22-year-old call centre worker's favourite colour.
She died in a late-night car crash last year but the fatal
collision was no accident.
Today, those responsible for her death were jailed.
She was loving, giving and trusting and those qualities in her work
completely abused by these two, I can't even call them human beings.
All three had been involved in a love triangle.
Caught on CCTV last August, Sophie Taylor is seen being chased
by Melissa Pesticcio, who was angry and jealous.
Also giving chase was Michael Wheeler, who had been
in a relationship with both women.
The pursuit of Miss Taylor's BMW by Melissa Pesticcio in another
BMW and Michael Wheeler in his Vauxhall Corsa
lasted three miles from the Rumney area to Adamsdown.
They reached speeds of 56mph along the narrow backstreets
in what was described in court as a fast and furious style chase.
As they entered Adamsdown, Sophie and her passenger Josh
were so frightened that they dialled 999, reporting that they were
being chased at speed.
Then, on the emergency call, a loud bang is heard.
Sophie's car had been violently rammed, sending it into a spin,
crashing into this block of flats.
Sophie was killed, her passenger suffered life changing injuries.
He spent 101 days in hospital and was in a medically
induced coma for two weeks.
He told the court the injuries had robbed him of his dignity.
I had a brain bleed, I had brain swelling,
I have got a permanent frontal lobe injury.
Four of my ribs broke, which punctured my lung.
Shattered my pelvis, front and back.
The court heard Melissa Pesticcio had sent a text message to another
friend discussing Sophie Taylor which read, "I will find her
and I will kill her."
That text and the chase was the culmination of a period
of hostility between the two women, which amounted to a campaign
of intimidation over a stolen boyfriend and an argument
over a motorbike.
When the pair were jailed, there was applause and loud cheers
from the public gallery.
Outside, Sophie's parents spoke of their loss.
Sentences now are far too lenient.
A few people can go out into their vehicle and use it
as a weapon, which was exactly what happened to our
Sentencing, the judge said "you were both consumed
by a self-righteous, jealous rage, chasing Sophie,
frightening her, to teach a lesson."
He said it was like a pack chasing its prey.
They must have been terrified, he said.
He jailed Melissa Pesticcio for six and a half years and Wheeler
for seven and a half.
A woman in her twenties has died at a holiday park
on the Llyn Peninsula following an incident
involving a tractor.
Emergency Services were called to The Warren
holiday park in Abersoch shortly after 7:00 this evening.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Armed police have arrested four men following reports of a robbery
in Cardiff at around 8:00 this evening.
The suspects drove-off from a shop on Atlas Road
in the Canton area of the city - and were stopped by officers near
the University Hospital of Wales.
In an age of smart phones - pagers may seem like
a thing of the past.
But one of Wales' biggest search and rescue teams has
told this programme, it relies on them for
good signal coverage.
But they're concerned that warnings over the rising usage costs
could affect rescue missions.
A rescue in the Brecon Beacons back in March.
In an emergency situation like this, communication is
It is really simple.
It is just a little box and it has a display on it.
Mark Jones from the rescue team says they use pagers and
mobile phones to mobilise volunteers because phone reception could be
We respond to different types of calls, searches and medical
If somebody is having chest pains, you want to be
responding to those calls immediately.
We don't want to be half an hour behind the game.
But that service is under threat since
Vodafone decided to close down its pager business.
There is one other company that provides the service.
The companies were considering a merger
but there were concerns that
a monopoly could mean higher prices and worse signal coverage so
Vodafone decided to stop its service anyway.
We have quite a dispersed membership throughout South and mid Wales
and we want as many of those, ideally
all of those, to get the message immediately.
Without a reliable service that we can afford,
we cannot guarantee that.
The Competition and Markets Authority
says there is nothing they can do to stop
companies choosing to exit the
market which could leave emergency services across Wales out of reach.
Wales could follow England and abolish university tuition fees
if Labour wins the general election.
University funding is devolved to the Welsh Government
but the First Minister, Carwyn Jones has told BBC Wales "it
would be difficult to conceive" a scenario where tuition fees
are abolished in England but not here.
The Welsh Liberal Democrats say the biggest barrier
for students is living costs.
The Welsh Conservatives have accused the Welsh Government
of flip-flopping over fees.
Plaid Cymru say it's an empty promise and UKIP have
described it as meaningless.
The NHS in Wales says there have been no reported cyber incidents
here after a major incident was declared in
England and Scotland.
Health services there have been hit by a large-scale attack meaning
staff cannot access patient data.
NHS Wales says it's already put pro-active protection
measures in place.
Thousands of giant jellyfish have washed up on Welsh beaches
in the past few days.
The barrel jellyfish have been spotted all the way
from Pembrokeshire up to Anglesey.
New Quay has been a hot spot, with over three hundred seen
in what's been called a Mega Swarm.
Last year was an unusual year in that we didn't see them
until quite late on in the season.
This year we have seen them sort of April-May time
but in massive numbers.
And they seem to be a lot bigger than we usually see.
I don't think I've ever seen them quite as big as they are this year
or they appear to be this year.
Cricket - Glamorgan came back from the brink to pull off
an incredible win in the last over against Hampshire in their
Royal London One-Day Cup.
Set 333 to win, Chris Cooke smashed the penultimate ball for six
as Glamorgan won by 3 wickets with a ball to spare.
The weather is
The weather is next.
Some welcome rain in the forecast this weekend but it's not a total
Certainly unsettled, we will see some sunshine at times but
also the risk of a few showers.
Through tonight we will see some patchy rain around but also
some drier interludes
A fairly mild night with temperatures in double figures for
most of us.
It will be rather blustery especially along the
Tomorrow we get a brief break from any weather fronts in
Late afternoon, we will start to see this weather front
pushing in from the West and with that, we will see some rain
into Saturday night but first thing tomorrow morning, a little bit of
That will clear through and most of us will look forward to
bright or sunny spells developing.
The breeze picks up coming from a south-westerly direction so a
fresher feel compared with today.
For the rest of the British Isles, we do have some showers across
northern parts of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland but the further
south and east you are, it's drier and brighter and feeling
warm with highs of 20 Celsius.
Here in Wales tomorrow afternoon, a few showers
but also a lot of dry weather in between.
Late afternoon we'll start to see the weather front approaching
from the West but ahead of it, plenty of dry weather with highs of
Tomorrow night that rain will push through pretty quickly.
Overnight just a few showers but also a lot of dry weather and
feeling fresher with temperatures getting down to about seven Celsius.
Sunday is a day of sunshine and showers.
If you catch a shower, it could be heavy and highs of around
It will be breezy for exposed areas.
Looking very unsettled for the start of next
week, where we do have more rain in forecast.
We'll be back with our next update at a 6.15 tomorrow evening.
For now though, from all of us on the programme,
have a good evening.