The WLGA has highlighted the innovative response of local councils to the continued budget pressures being placed on the maintenance of local parks in Wales.
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Wednesday, 07 September 2016
Local councils in Wales are set to deliver a first of its kind scheme by offering free swimming for armed forces personnel and veterans.
With £100k of funding to be provided by Welsh Government, the free swimming for armed forces personnel and... read more
Wednesday, 03 February 2016
Local councils and other public bodies in Wales have today received compliance notices outlining new rules on what services need to be provided in Welsh.
Issued by the Welsh language commissioner, the notices set out a new set of standards for... read more
Wednesday, 30 September 2015
Local government has welcomed the allocation of an additional £1million of Welsh Government financial support for local library services in Wales.
With local councils facing significant funding reductions in 2015, and with local library services... read more
Tuesday, 09 December 2014
Representatives from across local government will meet today to discuss the future of public libraries in Wales.
Aimed at exploring how councils can protect their local library services against an increasingly bleak financial future, the ‘future... read more
Wednesday, 22 October 2014