Posts From June, 2018

WLGA disappointed at UK Government decision on Swansea tidal lagoon 

The WLGA has expressed disappointment at the announcement that the UK Government is not prepared to back the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon. In response to this afternoon’s announcement, WLGA Leader Councillor Debbie Wilcox (Newport) said: "I... read more
 

Refugees support packs for teachers and schools now available online 

A specially designed toolkit, for teachers and schools to support the needs of refugee children who have resettled in Wales, is now available to access online. Located on the Hwb online portal for education, the toolkit will aim to better support ... read more
 
Wednesday, 20 June 2018 Categories: Equality and Community Cohesion News

Making strides in improving and raising awareness of autism services 

A programme aimed at raising awareness and improving understanding of autism has now been rolled out in 80 primary schools across Wales, according to an annual report published today. ‘Learning with Autism’, developed by the National ASD... read more
 
Tuesday, 19 June 2018 Categories: National ASD Development Team News

Invigorate rural communities to face Brexit, says WLGA Rural Forum 

The WLGA Rural Forum, comprising the nine rural local authorities from across Wales, is calling on the UK and Welsh Governments to ensure Wales’ rural communities are not left behind post-Brexit. Leaders of these authorities met at the WLGA... read more
 
Friday, 15 June 2018 Categories: Europe News
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