BBC NewsWelsh bee decline action plan to promote allotmentsBBC NewsThe Welsh government said at the Royal Welsh Show in Powys in 2012 that it would produce an action plan to protect endangered insect pollinators - such as honey bees, bumble bees, hoverflies and butterflies. The subsequent review has looked at the ...and more »
Police OracleChief: 'I Support Single Welsh Force'Police OracleGwent Police Chief Constable Carmel Napier gave her backing to the idea in principle and added that she would support Westminster's policing powers being devolved to the Welsh Assembly. Her comments came in the wake of the ... In giving evidence to the ...and more »
Dead duck won't flySouth Wales ArgusSO THE under-investment by the Welsh Assembly Government in the Welsh NHS continues to manifest itself in extreme delays in Welsh accident and emergency departments, leading to the Welsh Ambulance Service struggling to maintain a service.and more »
Conference NewsMillennium Stadium looks for new stadium managerConference NewsThe role also requires key relationships with the WRU Group Executive Board and national and city-wide stakeholders such as the Welsh Assembly Government, Cardiff County Council, Stadium Sports Grounds Safety Authority, Safety Advisory Group and ...and more »
George Osborne backs M4 relief road plans — denies tollsThis is South Wales"What I am spending a lot of time on is improving the M4 and working with the Welsh Assembly Government to get that new road sorted out - especially with the traffic around Newport. "I hope the road is going to get built and I think there's a very ...
Mirror.co.ukOsborne shows how out of touch he is. AgainLeft Foot Forward“I think the Welsh assembly government needs to explain why they think it's right for hard-working families to pay for benefits for lifestyles that would be very difficult for a lot of people in Wales to afford.” Responding however, the minister in ...Osborne hits back in welfare rowexpressandstar.comall 185 news articles »
International hub is neededSouth Wales ArgusThe promotion of a new hub major international airport along the coastline of the Gwent levels between Newport and Chepstow should be the proper aim of the Welsh Assembly Government. Served by a refurbished M4 and electrified railway between ...
South Wales ArgusGeorge Osborne slams Welsh Government opposition to welfare reform as ...WalesOnline“I'll tell you what I am interested in and what I've spent a lot of time working on, which is improving the M4, working with the Welsh Assembly Government to get that new road sorted out, particularly with the traffic around Newport. “I think that'll ...Chancellor George Osborne backs M4 motorway relief roadBBC NewsChancellor Supports M4 Road ImprovementsBuild.co.ukChancellor denies Newport M4 toll road plansSouth Wales ArgusDelivery Quote Compare -This is South Walesall 38 news articles »
Farming LifeFarmers begin clear up and Government must help, says NFUFarming LifeLegislation means that those farmers are now faced with a bill amounting to thousands of pounds to have the stock collected and disposed of. Although Defra and the Welsh Assembly Government have announced limited derogations to allow on- farm burial, ...Death toll rising as winter weather kills 25000 livestockFarmersWeeklyall 9 news articles »
ITV NewsRhodri Glyn Thomas Plaid Cymru AM to stand down in 2016BBC NewsPlaid Cymru AM and former Heritage Minister Rhodri Glyn Thomas has announced he will stand down at the next Welsh assembly election. He has been a member of the assembly since it was established in 1999. Mr Thomas will have represented ...Plaid AM Rhodri Glyn Thomas to stand down in 2016ITV NewsLong-serving AM Rhodri to step downThis is South Walesall 3 news articles »
Drakeford takes up top Welsh health postDispensing Doctors' Association... has spent over 10 years in health and social care politics. Since July 2011, he has chaired the Assembly's Health and Social Care Committee Between 2000 and 2010 he worked as the Cabinet's health and social policy adviser at the Welsh Government.
M4 toll plan row erupts as Welsh Government brands idea 'unworkable'WalesOnlineTreasury sources said ways of funding the M4 relief road would be linked to the Silk Commission's work on whether the powers of the Assembly should be extended. In its first report in November the Commission recommended the Welsh Government should ...
ITV NewsFarm animal burial rules relaxedITV NewsOpposition parties in the Assembly have claimed that the Welsh Government has been too slow to react and has not gone far enough in its response to the impact of heavy snow on livestock farming. The Welsh Government has been slow off the mark in ...and more »
M4 relief road: No tolls planned, Welsh government saysBBC NewsTalks have been continuing between the UK and Welsh governments about ways to fund improvements to the M4 in south Wales, which business leaders say is vital for the economy. ... "Tolling the M4 in Wales would be a matter for the Welsh assembly." ...
M4 relief road: Chancellor 'to approve toll plan'BBC NewsA Downing Street spokesman said: "Any decisions on future schemes would be taken following the spending review. "Tolling the M4 in Wales would be a matter for the Welsh Assembly." A Welsh government source said: "A toll road idea has not formed any ...
South Wales ArgusGwent Police chief calls for single Wales forceSouth Wales ArgusFirst minister Carwyn Jones has previously called for policing to come under the remit of the Assembly and the Welsh Government. Ms Napier told the commission: "I support the principle of a single Welsh police service based on community policing in ...and more »
This is BristolBristol Airport criticises Welsh Assembly deal to buy Cardiff AirportThis is BristolHe said: "The purchase price of £52 million paid by the Welsh Government – which is well above market value when compared to recent transactions involving UK airports – gives us concern that ongoing Government involvement and support is highly likely.
BBC NewsCardiff Airport is sold to the Welsh governmentBBC NewsFirst Minister Carwyn Jones said it would not be operated by the government and would be managed "at arm's length" and "on a commercial basis". Mr Jones has been critical of the airport after a slump in passenger numbers from a peak of two million in ...Assembly Government buys Cardiff Airport for £52mSouth Wales ArgusCardiff Airport bought by Welsh GovernmentGlamorgan GemWales needs more say over its affairs - First MinisterITV Newsall 55 news articles »
In surprise move, Vietnam asks citizens for public comment on their constitutionChristian Science Monitor"Many of the proposals by the petitioners are not new, but a reiteration of past proposals," said Carlyle Thayer, a Vietnam analyst at the University of New South Wales in Australia, in an e-mail. "What has changed is that ... She says the groups have ...