Wefan Gymraeg

Aled Roberts writes: Free school breakfasts fall short of helping poorest pupils

On the 10th anniversary of free school breakfasts in Wales, Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Education Minister Aled Roberts writes...

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Smith Commission is giant step towards Lib Dem vision of federal UK - Kirsty Williams

Today, the Smith Commission report has been published, setting out the agreed cross-party vision for devolution to Scotland.

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Buy new trains with new powers instead of building new M4 says Eluned Parrott

The Welsh Lib Dems are urging the Welsh Government to use its newly devolved powers around rail franchising to plan for the future with a Welsh Rolling Stock Strategy, investing in new train carriages and ensuring the future growth of our rail services.

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"Damning" report on Welsh children's mental health services released

A Welsh Assembly inquiry into Welsh Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) has found that the service "does not have capacity to meet the demands currently placed on it."

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Eluned Parrott writes: Rail franchise devolution shows Lib Dem influence in Government

Eluned Parrott AM, the Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Transport Minister, has welcomed the news that the Welsh rail franchise will be devolved to the Welsh Government and that the Valleys lines electrification will go ahead. She writes...

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Welsh Lib Dems call for National Music Education Strategy

Welsh Liberal Democrat AM Eluned Parrott has urged the Welsh Government to create a Welsh Music Education Strategy.

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Welsh Lib Dems to mark Transgender Awareness Week with landmark debate

The Welsh Liberal Democrats are marking Transgender Awareness Week on Wednesday by leading a landmark Welsh Assembly debate on issues faced by Welsh trans people.

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Welsh Lib Dems bring #ScrapTheTolls campaign to the Assembly

The Welsh Liberal Democrats are calling on all parties in the National Assembly to support the Liberal Democrat policy of scrapping the Severn Bridge tolls when the bridges come back into public ownership, as they lead a debate on the issue today.

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Number of Welsh people out of work goes UP while UK average falls

Today's unemployment figures for Wales show an increase in Welsh unemployment and the historical gap in unemployment rates compared to the UK average remains.

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Kirsty Williams welcomes ‘reserved powers’ and ‘votes for 16’ announcements

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have welcomed announcements today that the Coalition Government will publish plans for a reserved powers model for Wales, and that 16 year olds will be able to vote in a future income tax referendum.

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