Wefan Gymraeg

Fight for an open, tolerant and united country.

Smacking has no place in a modern Wales

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have thrown their support behind plans to ban the smacking of children by ending the defence of reasonable chastisement. Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Jane Dodds commented: “The Welsh Liberal Democrats have consistently supported banning smacking by ending the defence ...

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Reshuffle highlights a UK Government in crisis

The shambolic reshuffle has highlighted the crisis at the heart of the UK Government and the Conservative party. Following months of chaos in Brexit negotiations and the departure of four Cabinet members in the past three months, the Conservatives cannot even tweet out the correct names in a resh...

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Over 1100 homes across Wales empty for 10 years or more

Over 1100 homes across Wales have been empty for 10 years or more research by the Liberal Democrats has revealed. These homes are part of the over 22,000 empty homes in Wales. Only three Local Authorities in Wales have made use of Empty Dwelling Management Orders (EDMO), powers used by Local Auth...

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Welsh Liberal Democrats announce Donna Lalek as candidate for Alyn and Deeside

Donna Lalek has been announced as the Welsh Liberal Democrat candidate for the Alyn and Deeside by-election that follows the tragic death of Carl Sargeant. Donna is a Community Councillor, activist and bank worker from Broughton and a former teacher and qualified barrister. Donna is a founding me...

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Pupil Development Grant playing a vital role in reducing attainment gap

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have welcomed the third-year evaluation report from Ipsos Mori and WISERD on the Pupil Development Grant highlighting the success of the grant in reducing the attainment gap. The report found that PDG funding is invaluable to schools and has resulted in a number of pos...

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