The announcement of additional resources for local services across Wales follows productive discussions over the past month between Welsh Government and the WLGA. The Welsh Government committed to put councils at the “front of the queue” for... read more
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
At a conference hosted by Welsh Government in Llandrindod Wells today based on ‘Improving Outcomes for Children’, professionals within children’s social care came together to discuss the range of challenges facing the sector.
Attending the... read more
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Wales must not be placed at a competitive disadvantage in any future approaches to agricultural support, rural council leaders in Wales have warned.
At a meeting in North Wales of the WLGA Rural Forum (comprised of nine of the 22 local... read more
Thursday, 01 November 2018
In response to comments by the Cabinet Secretary Alun Davies AM, Councillor Rob Stewart (Swansea). WLGA Deputy Leader said:
“The remarks from the Cabinet Secretary are deeply unfortunate and inappropriate particularly bearing in mind that he is... read more
Wednesday, 24 October 2018