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Welsh Government “lamentably slow” in addressing attendance and behaviour in schools – Aled Roberts

Commenting on the Children and Young People Committee's report on their inquiry into attendance and behaviour, Aled Roberts AM, said:

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Welsh Government must do better in tackling housing crisis - Peter Black

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Housing Spokesperson, Peter Black has said that the Welsh Government must do better after the number of social housing units in Wales increased by just 267 in the last financial year.

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Grammar school proposals are a “rose-tinted Tory view of the past” – Aled Roberts AM

Aled Roberts AM has blasted the Welsh Conservatives' proposals to extend grammar schools as a "rose tinted Tory view of the past" and has accused the party of failing to operate in the "here and now".

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Closure of local councils’ mortgage guarantee schemes leave Welsh first time buyers high and dry

Six Welsh Councils, who are operating mortgage guarantee schemes for first time home buyers, have effectively pulled the plug on any future assistance leaving those trying to get onto the housing ladder high and dry, an Assembly Member has discovered.

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“Clear pattern emerging of our NHS in constant state of crisis" - Kirsty Williams

Kirsty Williams has responded to a highly critical report from the Royal College of Surgeons that highlights "dangerous" conditions in the University Hospital of Wales, with patients "dying regularly" while waiting for heart operations.

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‘Economy showing strong signs of recovery’ – Eluned Parrott

Responding to figures released today that show the UK economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to June, Eluned Parrott, Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for Economy, said:

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Mark Williams highlights the benefit of Government’s childcare scheme on Welsh families

Ceredigion's Welsh Liberal Democrat MP Mark Williams has highlighted the positive impact the Government's new childcare scheme will have on families in Wales, in a debate in Parliament last week.

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“European Union Court ruling on World Cup matches is a victory for UK football fans” – Alec Dauncey

Alec Dauncey, Welsh Liberal Democrat European candidate, has welcomed the Court of Justice of the European Union's decision to reject a legal appeal by Fifa and Uefa, ruling that World Cup and European Championship football matches must remain free-to-air TV events.

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“Health Boards’ plans should state when targets will met” – Kirsty Williams

Kirsty Williams, leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats has today questioned why detailed plans, produced by Health Boards to meet performance targets do not include timelines on when they expect to meet these targets.

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Welsh Government mustn’t allow Welsh pupils to fall behind following increase in Pupil Premium in England

Aled Roberts AM has called for increased investment in the Pupil Deprivation Grant after theDeputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, announced today the biggest ever rise in the Pupil Premium for primary schools in England to help ensure that more pupils are able to achieve higher standards.

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