Posts From September, 2019

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Considerable achievements of WLGA Leader recognised in Honours List 

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 Categories: News
Leader of the Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) and Newport City Council, Councillor Debbie Wilcox, has been created a life peer in former Prime Minister Theresa May’s Resignation Honours List. Councillor Wilcox is recognised for her... read more

“Councils will do all they can to try to mitigate worst effects of Brexit on essential local services” 

Thursday, 05 September 2019 Categories: Europe News
Lead local authority Brexit officers and members came together today at an event to discuss ongoing preparations for Brexit, amidst continuing uncertainty at Westminster. Local government representatives were joined at the event by the Counsel... read more

Spending Review: “It’s time to honour vow to invest in Wales’ vital local services 

Wednesday, 04 September 2019 Categories: Finance and Resources News
Following today’s Spending Review, council leaders are calling for any extra money received by the Welsh Government to be invested in essential local services. The UK Government’s Spending Review outlines how funding will be allocated to... read more