Wales outshines Greece and Sardinia for beaches as Swansea"s Rhossili Bay rated third best in Europe

Wales outshines Greece and Sardinia for beaches as Swansea's Rhossili Bay rated third best in EuropeThe three-mile stretch of white sand on the Gower Peninsula, was the UK’s top destinationBritish resorts on TripAdvisor survey were Woolacombe Beach in Devon, and Cornwall’s Porthminster Beach at St Ives in ninth place By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 02:04 GMT, 21 February 2013 | UPDATED: 04:14 GMT, 21 February 2013 Forget the sun-kissed sands of Sardinia, Majorca or Greece – for the best beach experience, you’re better off travelling to Wales. That’s according to a poll of tourists which placed Swansea’s Rhossili Bay at number three on a list of Europe best beaches. The three-mile stretch of white sand on the Gower Peninsula, was the UK’s top destination

Death of schoolboy who was hit on the head by a cricket ball thrown by his friend was a "tragic accident"

Boy, 16, hit on head by hockey ball thrown by his friend in playground, was killed in 'tragic accident' Kyle Rees, 16, got in the way of the hard object as it was launched across school playground during boisterous ball fight between groups of pupilsTeenager told his friend 'I'm fine' before collapsing and falling unconsciousInquest today recorded the boy, also 16, never intended to harm Kyle | UPDATED: 22:42 GMT, 29 November 2012 Tragic: Kyle Rees, 16, was struck on the head by a hockey ball at school which was thrown by a friend and died from the injuries The death of a schoolboy who was struck on the head at close range by a hockey ball thrown by a friend was a tragic accident, it was ruled today. Kyle Rees, 16, got in the way of the hard object as it was launched across a school playground during a boisterous ball fight between two large groups of pupils.