Minister rules out construction of a new railway station at Brackla

Hopes that the Welsh Government will fund a new railway station at Brackla have been dashed by the answer to an Assembly Question from the Minister for the Economy, Transport and Science.

Minister rules out construction of a new railway station at Brackla

Assembly Member calls for child sickness advice to be withdrawn after experts class it as misleading

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black, has written to the Education Minister and the Central South Wales Consortium to ask them to withdraw the advice leaflet, ‘A Parent’s Guide to Managing Sickness Absence from School’ that they issued to all parents in the...

Assembly Member calls for child sickness advice to be withdrawn after experts class it as misleading

‘Budget benefits from Welsh Lib Dem influence

In the chamber today Peter Black AM will highlight the positive influence the Welsh Liberal Democrats have had on the Welsh Government’s Annual Budget.

‘Budget benefits from Welsh Lib Dem influence

Peter Black signs for Men United v Prostate Cancer

Peter Black signs for Men United  v Prostate Cancer

Peter Black is the latest signing to Prostate Cancer UK’s campaign, Men United v Prostate Cancer, a unique team which seeks to unite people across the UK against the common enemy of prostate cancer.

Peter Black signs for Men United v Prostate Cancer

More needs doing on empty houses says Assembly Member

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Housing Spokesperson, Peter Black has expressed his disappointment that despite progress in bringing them back into use, there are still too many empty houses which could become affordable homes.

More needs doing on empty houses says Assembly Member

Peter Black raises council ‘betrayal’ of community of Pennard over library with Minister

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has raised the u-turn by Swansea’s ruling Labour group over the future of Pennard Library with the Deputy Minister for Culture Sport and Tourism in the Welsh Assembly.

Peter Black raises council ‘betrayal’ of community of Pennard over library with Minister

Peter Black supports Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month reception in Welsh Assembly

Peter Black supports Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month reception in Welsh Assembly

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black showed his support for November’s Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month by attending a reception at the Welsh Assembly this week.

Peter Black supports Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month reception in Welsh Assembly

Blue badge assessment system discriminates against the elderly claims Assembly Member

The points system adopted by the Welsh Government to assess eligibility for blue badges is weighted against pensioners and the elderly, the Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member, Peter Black has claimed.

Blue badge assessment system discriminates against the elderly claims Assembly Member

Astonishing figures reveal thousands left waiting over 10 years on housing lists

At least 2,096 people in Wales have been on a housing waiting list for over ten years, figures published by the Welsh Liberal Democrats reveal today.

Astonishing figures reveal thousands left waiting over 10 years on housing lists
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About Peter

Peter has been the Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West since 1999. He is a leading Swansea Councillor, having represented the Cwmbwrla Ward since 1984. He is a member of the Welsh Assembly's Finance Committee and the Communities, Equality and Local Government Committee and of the Assembly Commission, where he has responsibility for ICT, sustainability and the Assembly estate. Read more