Posts From April, 2015

WLGA commends fire services for grass fire efforts 

The WLGA has commended Wales’ fire services for tackling the recent spate of grass fires, and their longer term commitment to educating people on the danger of fire crime. Since the start of April, fire services have responded to over 1200 grass... read more
Thursday, 30 April 2015 Categories: News

WLGA hosts debate on future of local libraries 

The WLGA will today host a roundtable discussion on how local library services can be protected and remain relevant for local communities in Wales. Having provided a highly valued cultural and educational role within Welsh communities for over... read more
Wednesday, 29 April 2015 Categories: Culture, Heritage, Sport and Tourism News

UK council leaders unite in devolution call 

Councils in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have united to demand “urgent action” by whoever forms the next government to set out how powers will be devolved to local communities in its first Queen’s Speech. In a joint-statement... read more
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 Categories: News

New law to reduce homelessness comes into force 

The most fundamental reform to homelessness legislation in over 30 years comes into force across Wales today. The main objective of the law is to ensure people who are homeless or facing homelessness receive help as early as possible. The... read more
Monday, 27 April 2015 Categories: News

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