Wefan Gymraeg

Environment Bill must do more to tackle climate change and stop loss of nature

The Welsh Liberal Democrats are today calling for more ambitious climate change targets, stronger commitments to halt the loss of biodiversity in Wales and more concerted efforts for Wales to become a Zero Waste Nation.

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Nearly £80 million spent on taxis for pupils

Nearly £80 million has been spent by councils in Wales to transport pupils to schools in taxis, the Welsh Liberal Democrats have revealed today.

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Plaid perform embarrassing u-turn on local government reorganisation

Plaid have performed an embarrassing u-turn by supporting the Welsh Government’s local government reorganisation plans, Peter Black AM has said today.

Only a couple of weeks ago, Simon Thomas stated that he believed the Welsh Government’s Local Government bill was "taking the p*ss", yet today his party looks set to allow the bill to pass despite it not being changed.

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Welsh Lib Dems celebrate “victory for common sense” as non-EU nurses no longer face deportation

Following a campaign by the Welsh Liberal Democrats, the UK Government have announced that nurses will be added to the UK’s shortage occupation list – meaning nurses earning under £35,000 are no longer at risk of deportation.

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Shocking state of Welsh mental health services laid bare in damning report

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have called for urgent action as a Welsh Government report has revealed the shortfalls of Wales’ mental health services.

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Wales unemployment rate still lagging behind under Labour

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have hit out at Labour’s lack of economic vision as statistics show Wales is still lagging behind on decreasing unemployment.

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Welsh Government must explain vanishing valley lines

The Welsh Government needs to urgently explain why its plans for rail electrification no longer extend to all of the Valleys, Eluned Parrott AM has said today.

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Ambulance response times in desperate need of improvement, says Kirsty Williams

Ambulance response times are in desperate need of improvement, the Welsh Liberal Democrats have said today in response to newly published figures.

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"Irresponsible & illogical Tories exacerbate NHS staffing shortages" - William Powell AM

The Conservatives’ “irresponsible and illogical” immigration policies are stopping nurses coming to work in Wales and the Borders, William Powell AM has said after receiving complaints on the issue from an NHS official.

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Government u-turns on proposed “attack on tenants’ rights”

Following significant pressure from the Welsh Liberal Democrats, the Labour Government in Wales has today agreed to scrap its plans to weaken tenants’ rights in the Renting Homes Bill.

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