Rural counties in Wales will need enhanced support to prepare for the big changes brought by Brexit, council leaders have said.
As members of the Cabinet Secretary for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs Lesley Griffiths AM’s Brexit Roundtable... read more
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
The WLGA is celebrating the centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918, which granted partial suffrage to women in the United Kingdom.
Cllr Mary Sherwood (Swansea), the WLGA’s joint Spokesperson for Equalities, Welfare Reform and ... read more
Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Welcoming the release of a report by the Economy, Infrastructure and Skills National Assembly Committee today, Councillor Rob Stewart (Swansea), WLGA Spokesperson on Economic Development, Europe and Energy said:
“I am pleased that the... read more
Thursday, 02 November 2017
The WLGA has today raised concerns with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, David Gauke MP, about individuals’ experiences in claiming Universal Credit.
Intended to streamline UK welfare provision, the rollout of Universal Credit has... read more
Thursday, 26 October 2017