Responding to the announcement that plans for the Wylfa Newydd project on Anglesey are to be delayed, Cllr Rob Stewart (Swansea), WLGA Spokesperson for Economic Development and Energy, said:
“This news today is very worrying for the economy... read more
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Wales must not be placed at a competitive disadvantage in any future approaches to agricultural support, rural council leaders in Wales have warned.
At a meeting in North Wales of the WLGA Rural Forum (comprised of nine of the 22 local... read more
Thursday, 01 November 2018
Rural counties in Wales will need enhanced support to prepare for the big changes brought by Brexit, council leaders have said.
As members of the Cabinet Secretary for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs Lesley Griffiths AM’s Brexit Roundtable... read more
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Welcoming the release of a report by the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills National Assembly Committee today, Councillor Rob Stewart (Swansea), WLGA Spokesperson on Economic Development, Europe and Energy said:
“I am pleased that the... read more
Thursday, 02 November 2017
The Leader of WLGA has today stressed the importance of working together to forge innovative solutions to raising productivity and developing a skilled workforce within our communities.
Councillor Debbie Wilcox addressed an exchange seminar... read more
Friday, 22 September 2017
The WLGA supported the Cabinet Secretary’s decision to review Communities First (CF) when the announcement was first made by Welsh Government back in October 2016 subject to assurances around seeking ongoing employment for those involved in... read more
Thursday, 16 February 2017