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The Economic Times
UK talking 'intensively' with Tata Steel: David Cameronsecond by Excalibur Steel UK Limited, a management buyout (MBO) team of former
UK talking 'intensively' with Tata Steel: David Cameron
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
second by Excalibur Steel UK Limited, a management buyout (MBO) team of former Tata Steel staff who have the backing of the Welsh government. In his first interview since he took a leave of absence from Tata Steel UK to head the MBO, Excalibur... Read more
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walesonline
Four primary schools threatened with closure in Ceredigionin a more cost effective way whilst at the same continuing to raise standards a
Four primary schools threatened with closure in Ceredigion
walesonline / Posted 3 hours ago
in a more cost effective way whilst at the same continuing to raise standards and outcomes for all learners. “Although the Welsh Government sets the overall policy and legislative framework for school organisation, local authorities have... Read more
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The Financial Express
UK talking ‘intensively’ with Tata Steel: David Cameronsecond by Excalibur Steel UK Limited, a management buyout (MBO) team of former
UK talking ‘intensively’ with Tata Steel: David Cameron
The Financial Express / Posted 4 hours ago
second by Excalibur Steel UK Limited, a management buyout (MBO) team of former Tata Steel staff who have the backing of the Welsh government. In his first interview since he took a leave of absence from Tata Steel UK to head the MBO, Excalibur... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Wales 'in danger of looking inaccessible' after cruise liner fails to dock at Holyhead againSilhouette failed to dock at the port in June last year, leading to calls for a
Wales 'in danger of looking inaccessible' after cruise liner fails to dock at Holyhead again
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
Silhouette failed to dock at the port in June last year, leading to calls for a new docking facility for cruise ships. The Welsh Government are targetting cruise tourists from Holyhead, with plans for welcome activities and events to improve the... Read more
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walesonline
What are the parties really hoping for on polling day?expect Labour to lose more than a few seats, a d to remain the biggest party by
What are the parties really hoping for on polling day?
walesonline / Posted 7 hours ago
expect Labour to lose more than a few seats, a d to remain the biggest party by some margin. The composition of the new Welsh Government will effectively be determined by Plaid Cymru: will they negotiate a coalition or lesser deal with Labour,... Read more
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walesonline
The election's today... But what happens next?in the Assembly election. Soon, the AMs we send to the Assembly may face an ep
The election's today... But what happens next?
walesonline / Posted 9 hours ago
in the Assembly election. Soon, the AMs we send to the Assembly may face an epic challenge of their own - forming a new Welsh Government. Here is what we can expect in the coming days. When will the new AMs arrive in the Assembly? The... Read more
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dna
Two formal bids emerge for sale of Tata Steel UK assetsTwo formal bids, including one by a team of former Tata Steel staff who have th
Two formal bids emerge for sale of Tata Steel UK assets
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
Two formal bids, including one by a team of former Tata Steel staff who have the backing of the Welsh government, have emerged to acquire the Indian steel giant’s loss-making UK assets. While one was confirmed on Tuesday by Indian-origin businessman... Read more
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walesonline
Live updates from Assembly Election 2016 as Wales goes to the pollsradical new responsibilities since the first AMs met in 1999. Major powers over
Live updates from Assembly Election 2016 as Wales goes to the polls
walesonline / Posted 12 hours ago
radical new responsibilities since the first AMs met in 1999. Major powers over income tax are on the way and the next Welsh Government will face epic decisions over the course of the next five years which will shape how we live, work and... Read more
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walesonline
Why it's your duty to vote in today's electionsradical new responsibilities since the first AMs met in 1999. Major powers over
Why it's your duty to vote in today's elections
walesonline / Posted 15 hours ago
radical new responsibilities since the first AMs met in 1999. Major powers over income tax are on the way and the next Welsh Government will face epic decisions over the course of the next five years which will shape how we live, work and... Read more
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walesonline
Labour is a party 'for the entire community' claims Jeremy CorbynCorbyn said his message to the people of Wales in advance of the Assembly elect
Labour is a party 'for the entire community' claims Jeremy Corbyn
walesonline / Posted 23 hours ago
Corbyn said his message to the people of Wales in advance of the Assembly election was: “I hope you’ll recognise that the Welsh Government, in spite of its cuts in funding from central government, has managed to provide school meals and school... Read more
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The Economic Times
Two formal bids emerge for Tata Steel UKLONDON: Two formal bids, including one by a team of former Tata Steel staff who
Two formal bids emerge for Tata Steel UK
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
LONDON: Two formal bids, including one by a team of former Tata Steel staff who have the backing of the Welsh government, have emerged to acquire the steel giant's loss-making UK assets. While one was confirmed yesterday by Indian-origin businessman... Read more
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walesonline
Jeremy Corbyn visits Wales on the final day of the electiona lot at stake in this election. "The Tories are making no secret of their pla
Jeremy Corbyn visits Wales on the final day of the election
walesonline / Posted yesterday
a lot at stake in this election. "The Tories are making no secret of their plan to do a deal with UKIP to try and form a Welsh Government. If that happens, all that progress on issues that matter to you goes under a bus. "The NHS, the... Read more
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walesonline
Delay for alternative opencast restoration planmaintain the water level “at no greater than 48m” above sea level, which is six
Delay for alternative opencast restoration plan
walesonline / Posted yesterday
maintain the water level “at no greater than 48m” above sea level, which is six metres higher than its current level. A Welsh Government spokesman said: “A request to call in the applications submitted to Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend County... Read more
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Cardiff City Online
Trust Annual Report 2015 - 2016representative group. Alongside Supporters Direct we have successfully lobbied
Trust Annual Report 2015 - 2016
Cardiff City Online / Posted yesterday
representative group. Alongside Supporters Direct we have successfully lobbied Parliament, the National Assembly and the Welsh Government on a range of issues. The Government and the football authorities are now making it easier for fans to take... Read more
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walesonline
Carwyn Jones makes his pitch for you to vote Labour on Thursdaythe last few hours of the Assembly election campaign 2016 and we will soon know
Carwyn Jones makes his pitch for you to vote Labour on Thursday
walesonline / Posted yesterday
the last few hours of the Assembly election campaign 2016 and we will soon know who Wales has chosen to lead the next Welsh Government. It has been a campaign that none of us expected. During the election period you try to plot out both what,... Read more
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walesonline
Why politicians should focus on improving hospital waiting timesthat more than 430,000 people are currently waiting for treatment in Wales. Th
Why politicians should focus on improving hospital waiting times
walesonline / Posted yesterday
that more than 430,000 people are currently waiting for treatment in Wales. They say the 26 and 36-week targets set by the Welsh Government are constantly being missed and are failing to improve month-on-month. The four organisations also claim... Read more
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walesonline
Support builds for bid to stage Tata Steel management buyoutSteel UK – led by Stuart Wilkie, the former hub director of Tata Steel Europe’s
Support builds for bid to stage Tata Steel management buyout
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Steel UK – led by Stuart Wilkie, the former hub director of Tata Steel Europe’s UK Strip Products business – is receiving Welsh Government support. Excalibur will face competition from Liberty House, led by Sanjeev Gupta, but Plaid Cymru and the... Read more
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International Business Times
UK votes: Collapse of Tata Steel and NHS fears among key concerns for Welsh assembly voters people are unimpressed by the way the Conservative Party has handled it. People
UK votes: Collapse of Tata Steel and NHS fears among key concerns for Welsh assembly voters
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
people are unimpressed by the way the Conservative Party has handled it. People were not wildly impressed with the Welsh government but they were a lot more impressed than with the UK one. "People do not necessarily think the Welsh... Read more
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walesonline
Labour accused of abandoning Wales’ co-operative rootshas “nothing to do with Wales or Welsh culture”. Dan Boucher, a South Wales We
Labour accused of abandoning Wales’ co-operative roots
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
has “nothing to do with Wales or Welsh culture”. Dan Boucher, a South Wales West Assembly candidate, was alarmed by a Welsh Government action plan published in March in which “cooperative and mutual models of delivery” are advocated “only as... Read more
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walesonline
Pollution at coal-fired power plant causes 'millions in damage'be built to fill the void. FoE Cymru say Aberthaw’s continued operation means
Pollution at coal-fired power plant causes 'millions in damage'
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
be built to fill the void. FoE Cymru say Aberthaw’s continued operation means Wales will almost certainly fail to meet a Welsh Government target of a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020. The UK government is being taken to court... Read more
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walesonline
Excavations to happen after 50 human skeletons found on Welsh beachand the beliefs of the people who lived in Wales over 1,000 years ago,” he adde
Excavations to happen after 50 human skeletons found on Welsh beach
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
and the beliefs of the people who lived in Wales over 1,000 years ago,” he added. The excavations are funded by Cadw (Welsh Government), the Nineveh Charitable Trust, and the University of Sheffield and supported by Pembrokeshire Coast... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shock figures reveal number of big cat sightings in small area of UKDarren Millar, who was serving as Clwyd West AM, was convinced there may be som
Shock figures reveal number of big cat sightings in small area of UK
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Darren Millar, who was serving as Clwyd West AM, was convinced there may be something in it and in 2014 called for the Welsh Government to investigate. Big cats in North Wales were thrust into the limelight again this year The main theories... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Anglesey / Ynys Mon?Decisions about most issues affecting their day-to-day lives are now made here
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Anglesey / Ynys Mon?
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
Decisions about most issues affecting their day-to-day lives are now made here in Wales, and we get to choose who runs the Welsh Government. All AMs sit in the Assembly, but it’s the ruling party that calls the shots – currently Labour. We need... Read more
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walesonline
First Minister's plea to marginal seats: Back Labour against Toriesfrom the Tories, Mr Jones will say: “These next few days will be absolutely cru
First Minister's plea to marginal seats: Back Labour against Tories
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
from the Tories, Mr Jones will say: “These next few days will be absolutely crucial in determining the shape of the next Welsh Government. “We know we are ahead in the polls, but we also know that there are really close fights all over Wales... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Torfaen?a Plaid Cymru Assembly Member, shouting their corner at every possibility, and
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Torfaen?
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
a Plaid Cymru Assembly Member, shouting their corner at every possibility, and bringing Ceredigion to the agenda of the Welsh Government, I saw that a difference could be achieved. When I met Rhun ap Iorwerth, Plaid Cymru’s Business... Read more
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walesonline
Climate change 'irreversible if fossil fuels not abandoned by 2030'public transport and be stronger on sharing cars and using electric or fuel cel
Climate change 'irreversible if fossil fuels not abandoned by 2030'
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
public transport and be stronger on sharing cars and using electric or fuel cell cars.” The professor also called on the Welsh Government to beef up planning laws, saying energy could be saved by: He said individuals can help by: He said: “The... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in the Vale of Clwyd?should Welsh politicians get people interested in the Assembly? By showing cle
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in the Vale of Clwyd?
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
should Welsh politicians get people interested in the Assembly? By showing clearly the responsibilities of the Welsh Government, the increased devolved powers and how everyone has the ability to influence these powers with their... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing for election in Arfon?pound projects. What are the biggest challenges facing Wales? Wales sells its
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing for election in Arfon?
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
pound projects. What are the biggest challenges facing Wales? Wales sells itself short too many times. The Labour led Welsh Government and Plaid Cymru are too keen to blame others, particularly the UK Government for all their problems. Wales... Read more
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walesonline
The experts' grim prediction for turnout in the Assembly electionissues played a significant role in Welsh elections. “Most people in Wales und
The experts' grim prediction for turnout in the Assembly election
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
issues played a significant role in Welsh elections. “Most people in Wales understand there is a UK Government and a Welsh Government, but in terms of what exactly they do, who is responsible for what, it’s pretty vague,” he added. “The... Read more
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walesonline
Why turnout for next week's Assembly election could be even lower than last timein Welsh elections.People have a 'vague' understanding “Most people in Wales u
Why turnout for next week's Assembly election could be even lower than last time
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
in Welsh elections.People have a 'vague' understanding “Most people in Wales understand there is a UK Government and a Welsh Government, but in terms of what exactly they do, who is responsible for what, it’s pretty vague,” he added. “The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pressure grows on Jeremy Corbyn as dossier of anti-Semitism in Labour Party is revealedclear that the term refers to all Jews, not just modern-day Israelis, Mark Dra
Pressure grows on Jeremy Corbyn as dossier of anti-Semitism in Labour Party is revealed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
clear that the term refers to all Jews, not just modern-day Israelis, Mark Drakeford, a Labour health minister in the Welsh government, spoke alongside Mr Niamatullah at a Mend event in Cardiff on November 22 last year. At least five other... Read more
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walesonline
Why don't Arriva Trains Wales just put on extra carriages for the rugby?also provide opportunities to increase the number and length of trains, and we
Why don't Arriva Trains Wales just put on extra carriages for the rugby?
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
also provide opportunities to increase the number and length of trains, and we are working very hard with our partners in Welsh Government, Network Rail, Department for Transport and others in squeezing the most benefit out of these exciting... Read more
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walesonline
Human remains to be uncovered at beach chapel siteand the beliefs of the people who lived in Wales over 1,000 years ago,” he adde
Human remains to be uncovered at beach chapel site
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
and the beliefs of the people who lived in Wales over 1,000 years ago,” he added. The excavations are funded by Cadw (Welsh Government), the Nineveh Charitable Trust, and the University of Sheffield and supported by Pembrokeshire Coast... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Bridgend?the biggest challenges facing Wales? Health, education, the economy and the mi
Assembly election 2016: Who is standing in Bridgend?
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
the biggest challenges facing Wales? Health, education, the economy and the mismanagement of our resources by the Labour Welsh Government are the biggest challenges facing Wales. For instance, land in Cardiff was sold for a fraction of its market... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Kirsty Williams' pitch for your voteNational Assembly, has it delivered for people? In my heart of hearts, I have t
Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Kirsty Williams' pitch for your vote
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
National Assembly, has it delivered for people? In my heart of hearts, I have to admit that the answer is ‘no’. The Labour Welsh Government is the longest surviving government in Europe. It is bankrupt of ideas, tired and with flawed priorities –... Read more
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walesonline
GPs in Wales are struggling to work five days a week and 'stay sane'of its value for patients and the NHS. “Now is the time for action. The colleg
GPs in Wales are struggling to work five days a week and 'stay sane'
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
of its value for patients and the NHS. “Now is the time for action. The college in Wales is calling on the next Welsh government to follow the lead of NHS England. “A comparable investment to that seen in England would change the... Read more
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Powys County Times
Around 6,000 visitors expected for weekend's Machynlleth Comedy Festivalreturn on May Day bank holiday weekend from April 29 to May 1. Festival direct
Around 6,000 visitors expected for weekend's Machynlleth Comedy Festival
Powys County Times / Posted 7 days ago
return on May Day bank holiday weekend from April 29 to May 1. Festival director Henry Widdicombe said: “Support from the Welsh Government has been key to establishing such a unique and vibrant event in Mid Wales. “The festival is a real cauldron... Read more
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walesonline
Jeremy Corbyn makes his pitch for you to vote Labour next weeka lot at stake in this election. The Tories are making no secret of their plan
Jeremy Corbyn makes his pitch for you to vote Labour next week
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
a lot at stake in this election. The Tories are making no secret of their plan to do a deal with Ukip to try and form a Welsh Government. If that happens, all that progress on issues that matter to you goes under a bus.Now is the time to stand... Read more
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walesonline
The performances in the National Assembly leaders' debate marked out of 10she declared: “Across Wales something exciting is happening. The gap is closing
The performances in the National Assembly leaders' debate marked out of 10
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
she declared: “Across Wales something exciting is happening. The gap is closing between the party that’s been leading the Welsh Government for 17 years and the Party of Wales.” Ms Wood had more energy than last week and seemed to particularly... Read more
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walesonline
What next for Welsh education? A teachers' guide to party manifestospupil premium was one of the big wins for the Lib Dems during the past Assembly
What next for Welsh education? A teachers' guide to party manifestos
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
pupil premium was one of the big wins for the Lib Dems during the past Assembly term. Their negotiations with the Welsh Government secured a major boost for schools and the money was a huge relief for school leaders. Underfunding of Welsh... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Ambulance Service has 'busiest month on record'65.7% of immediately life-threatening emergencies within eight minutes in March
Welsh Ambulance Service has 'busiest month on record'
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
65.7% of immediately life-threatening emergencies within eight minutes in March, exceeding the 65% target set by the Welsh Government. Under the new model, those patients in imminent danger of death will get a life-saving response as quickly... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Anglesey Council seeks 'take-over' proposals for Beaumaris Gaol, Courthouse and windmillyear to review and consult on the way the council provides museum and cultural
Anglesey Council seeks 'take-over' proposals for Beaumaris Gaol, Courthouse and windmill
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
year to review and consult on the way the council provides museum and cultural services in the face of budget cuts from the Welsh Government. The council invited expressions of interest for the sites and Oriel Ynys Mon, Llangefni, in September last... Read more
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walesonline
Leighton Andrews criticised over his chauffeur-driven tripsA Labour Welsh Government Minister was ferried back and forth for the short tri
Leighton Andrews criticised over his chauffeur-driven trips
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
A Labour Welsh Government Minister was ferried back and forth for the short trip between his Cardiff home to the National Assembly for Wales repeatedly by a chauffeur. There are also trips recorded between his Llandaff home to the Welsh Government... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The children’s charity is calling for the next Welsh Government to produce a comprehensive Online Safety action plan, underpinned by a digital advisory group, to ensure... Read more
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The New Statesman
The government has failed to hold Tata to account over Port Talbotmore interested in placating global power, than defending the interests of the
The government has failed to hold Tata to account over Port Talbot
The New Statesman / Posted 8 days ago
more interested in placating global power, than defending the interests of the very people they are meant to represent. The Welsh Government, which has its own people to represent, must insist that we don't fund Tata to become its own asset-stripper... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 9 days ago
for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The children’s charity is calling for the next Welsh Government to produce a comprehensive Online Safety action plan, underpinned by a digital advisory group, to ensure... Read more
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walesonline
'Port Talbot is only open because of the Government' - Cameronmore money into the NHS in England and increasing spending whereas it’s been cu
'Port Talbot is only open because of the Government' - Cameron
walesonline / Posted 9 days ago
more money into the NHS in England and increasing spending whereas it’s been cut in Wales because of the decisions by the Welsh Government. “But in England we want to go further and not just put more money in we also want to have a seven-day NHS... Read more
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Powys County Times
Warning to Powys farmers over illegal burning after huge Beulah blazenot reopen until the beginning of October. Burning outside of the burn season c
Warning to Powys farmers over illegal burning after huge Beulah blaze
Powys County Times / Posted 9 days ago
not reopen until the beginning of October. Burning outside of the burn season can result in prosecution and a fine from the Welsh Government and landowners also risk a financial penalty for a breach of the Single Payment Scheme. If landowners wish... Read more
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Powys County Times
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’
Powys County Times / Posted 9 days ago
for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The children’s charity is calling for the next Welsh Government to produce a comprehensive Online Safety action plan, underpinned by a digital advisory group, to ensure... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The
Growing number of North Wales children reported for ‘sexting’
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
for Wales to introduce new measures to improve online safety for children. The children’s charity is calling for the next Welsh Government to produce a comprehensive Online Safety action plan, underpinned by a digital advisory group, to ensure... Read more
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