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in Wales said today. leader, the party's leader
Addressing delegates at the party's conference in Bournemouth,
Nathan Gill also conceded there's turmoil within the party in Wales.
More from our political reporter Cemlyn Davies.
The there was applause for Nathan Gill as he took to the stage
In a late change to the conference agenda, Ukip's leader in Wales
replaced the party's group leader in the Welsh Assembly,
Neil Hamilton, the decision highlighting the tensions
between the two men and within Ukip but Mr Gill called
We get behind our leader and we go forward and we become
the official opposition, or we argue and we split
and we still think it's about us and we think it's about how much
media time I get or whatever the silly things are
Nathan Gill conceded there is some turmoil within Ukip Wales.
He now sits as an independent AM, unable to work alongside
Neil Hamilton, who wasn't in the conference hall
I'm afraid I regarded that speech as a lost opportunity,
because he should have taken the opportunity to show
what we as a group are doing in the Assembly but of course,
With the conference now over, the Welsh delegates here
in Bournemouth head back to Wales as divided as they arrived.
Diane James' election as party leader, it seems,
has simply deepened the split between them and they face
a significant challenge to put on a united front ahead of next
Cemlyn Davies, BBC Wales today at the Ukip conference in
A body has been found on the beach near Porthcawl.
Police were called to the area between Merthyr Mawr sand dunes
Officers have informed the family of 74-year-old
Eddie Wise, who's been missing from Chepstow since July.
Thousands of people are attending the biggest public art event
in Cardiff's history, with the capital being transformed
It's the latest in a series of events to celebrate
The sheer number of spectators has led to complaints about a lack
of crowd control but organisers say all precautions are being taken
To its title, the city of the unexpected is keeping the people of
Cardiff on their toes as they enjoy some Roald Dahl magic and wonder on
the streets of the city. The extravaganza began when a rather
large piece of fruit appeared on Wood Street in the Capitol Centre.
This giant peaches over seven metres high and like everything this
weekend, nobody notices going to happen. However, this strange but
familiar scene from one of my's best loved books has drawn crowds. So
far, we've seen Mr Fox running down the street and is now we're going to
see the big pitch of the road. We've come from North Wales to see what's
going on. What do you think of this giant Peach? We've been waiting
there half an hour and it's worth the wait. I feel sorry for the
people carrying it! This collaboration between the National
Theatre Wales and the Wales millennium Centre as been two years
in the making. Performers brought the city centre to a standstill and
so do the crowds. Thousands turned out and that's led to complaints on
some social media about overcrowding. There are few
unexpected hitch is here and there. Just dealing with the number of
crowds, we're slightly behind schedule but everything seems to be
going to plan otherwise. The biggest art event in Cardiff sisterly,
straight from the pages of Roald Dahl's box will continue to night
and begin all over again tomorrow. to night and begin all
over again tomorrow. Football, and in the Championship,
a 2-0 loss for Cardiff City, It's their fourth straight
defeat and has intensified the scrutiny of Bluebirds boss,
Paul Trollope. Not a great day in the
lower leagues, either. In League 2, Newport lost away
to Doncaster 2-0 and in the National League,
Wrexham lost 2-0 to Woking. Let's take a quick look
at the weather and we'll have a dry night, staying cool,
with lows of 9C. Tomorrow will start fine with some
sunny spells, however, outbreaks of rain will arrive later
across west Wales. We're back tomorrow
evening at 6.45pm. For now, though, thanks for watching
and have a lovely evening. I wish you a very good evening
ahead and I hope you can