Cllr Bob Wellington CBE has announced he will stand down from his position as Leader of Torfaen Council at the end of 2016 and will also finish in his role as Leader of the Welsh Local Government Association. Cllr Wellington has been the leader of... read more
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
The Cabinet Secretary for Education, Kirsty Williams AM met with local authority Cabinet Members for Education last Friday and the issue of rural schools was discussed. In light of that discussion, local authorities will welcome the amendments to... read more
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Councils and their staff were today praised for delivering improved services in the face of financial pressures and a period of unprecedented change.
Addressing over 260 delegates at the WLGA’s Annual Conference in Cardiff today, WLGA Leader Cllr ... read more
Thursday, 03 November 2016