Wales currently receives around £747million from the EU every year, however the existing funding agreement, which contributes extensively to job creation, economic growth and regeneration within some of the most economically deprived parts of the... read more
Tuesday, 26 February 2013
Councillor David Phillips, Leader of Swansea City Council and Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) Spokesman on Welfare Reform, outlines the challenges created by sweeping reform of the Welfare state.
Over the coming months the UK... read more
Thursday, 21 February 2013
The Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA) has welcomed the Active Travel (Wales) Bill, while sounding a note of caution over its potential impact on local government finances.
The Active Travel (Wales) Bill aims to enhance Wales’ walking and ... read more
Tuesday, 19 February 2013
Fourteen Welsh councils have helped support the long term financial future of five Welsh suppliers following the award of a substantial contract to supply councils with fresh fruit and vegetables.
Led by the Welsh Purchasing Consortium (WPC), a... read more
Thursday, 31 January 2013