Assembly Member criticises Council and University for failing to talk to residents about all-night road works

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has hit out at Neath Port Talbot Council for their appalling lack of consideration and their failure to consult residents before authorising four weeks of overnight resurfacing work on Fabian Way, just yards from people...

Assembly Member criticises Council and University for failing to talk to residents about all-night road works

Welsh Lib Dems reaffirm manifesto commitment

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have today reaffirmed their manifesto commitment to introduce safe standing areas in football grounds.

Welsh Lib Dems reaffirm manifesto commitment

South Wales West AM Peter Black supports Marie Curie’s 2015 Great Daffodil Appeal

South Wales West AM Peter Black supports Marie Curie’s 2015 Great Daffodil Appeal

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has backed Marie Curie’s Great Daffodil Appeal following the official launch of the fundraising appeal in Wales.

South Wales West AM Peter Black supports Marie Curie’s 2015 Great Daffodil Appeal

Welsh Liberal Democrats express concern at proposals to reduce security for private tenant

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Housing Spokesperson, Peter Black has expressed his concern at proposals in the Welsh Government’s Renting Homes Bill that will effectively abolish six month minimum housing tenancies and lead to an increased risk of eviction for private tenants.  

Welsh Liberal Democrats express concern at proposals to reduce security for private tenant

Labour u-turn on parking tax welcomed as hundreds sign petition against proposal

Labour u-turn on parking tax welcomed as hundreds sign petition against proposal

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Parliamentary Candidate for Swansea West, Chris Holley has welcomed news that the Labour-run council are to back down on plans to introduce charges for parking permits across the City.

Labour u-turn on parking tax welcomed as hundreds sign petition against proposal

Assembly Member marks LGBT month

Welsh Liberal Democrat Equalities Spokesperson, Peter Black has welcomed the fact that February is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) History Month.

Assembly Member marks LGBT month

Over 20,000 of Neath Port Talbot’s wheelie bins purchased from Germany

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black  has questioned the decision of Neath Port Talbot Council to spend £316,170.80 purchasing 20,123 of their new wheelie bins from Germany, when other suppliers were available in the UK.

Over 20,000 of Neath Port Talbot’s wheelie bins purchased from Germany

Welsh Labour Government white paper is trying to limit voters options at the ballot box says Assembly Member

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Local Government Spokesperson, Peter Black has voiced his concern at the white paper issued today: Reforming Local Government: Power to Local People. 

Welsh Labour Government white paper is trying to limit voters options at the ballot box says Assembly Member

Assembly Member expresses concern at quality of private sector rented homes

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Housing Spokesperson,  Peter Black has voiced his concern at new statistics which show that indicate that the condition of residential properties in the private sector is in decline

Assembly Member expresses concern at quality of private sector rented homes
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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