UNISON Cymru/Wales has joined other local government unions and Welsh councils to signal their joint opposition to the UK Government’s Trade Union Bill.
UNISON, GMB and UNITE are championing a statement agreed by the Joint Council for Wales... read more
Thursday, 29 October 2015
Following the passing of the Local Government (Wales) Bill the WLGA recognises that no further progress can be made on local government reorganisation until after May 2016.
Against this setting, the WLGA has restated its previous call for all... read more
Wednesday, 21 October 2015
A report from the Wales Audit Office (WAO) has warned that sustained cuts to the local government budget are having a negative impact on older people’s services.
The ‘Supporting the Independence of Older People: Are Councils Doing Enough?’ report ... read more
Thursday, 15 October 2015
Latest performance figures show road quality remains high in Wales, despite local government maintenance budgets being placed under increasing pressure.
But with local councils being responsible for 32,000km, or 95% of roads in Wales, local... read more
Thursday, 08 October 2015