We will help you achieve dream of owning your own home

The Welsh Lib Dems will today launch ambitious plans to help first-time buyers get on the property ladder.

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Nearly 19,000 young people in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend to benefit from concessionary bus travel thanks to the Welsh Liberal Democrats

The Welsh Liberal Democrats’ Young Person’s Concessionary Bus Fare scheme which will be launched in September 2015, will benefit nearly 19,000 young people in the South Wales West region, according to regional Assembly Member, Peter Black.

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Assembly Members unite over Council mismanagement of education changes

Three Welsh Assembly Members have put party differences to one side to call on Swansea Council to rethink their approach to the City’s Education Other than at School service following a number of changes that appear to be preparing the service for cuts, without any meaningful consultation with st...

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UK Government’s BBC panel lacks a voice for Wales

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have blasted the UK Conservative Government for failing to have a Welsh representative on its panel working on the renewal of the BBC's royal charter.

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Minister must get Swansea projects back on track following publication of RIFW report

The publication of the long-awaited Wales Audit Office report on the Regeneration Fund for Wales (RIFW) should enable the Welsh Government to start investing in important regeneration projects such as the Mumbles Pier development, the Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member, Peter Black has said.

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Peter Black backs call for lifesaving skills for nursery staff

Peter Black backs call for lifesaving skills for nursery staff

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has called on the Welsh Government to ensure  that training in paediatric first aid will be a legal requirement for nursery staff in Wales.

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‘Damning report another blow to Welsh Government’s financial reputation’

Peter Black AM has criticised the Welsh Labour Government after a damning report was published today showing that the mechanisms adopted for selling publicly owned property meant that the taxpayer did not benefit from getting full market value at the time of sale but would have to wait for some y...

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Peter Black joins calls for fair global deal on climate action

Peter Black joins calls for fair global deal on climate action

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has joined Stop Climate Chaos Cymru (SCCC) in calling for a fair, global deal to tackle climate change

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Welsh Government fails to adopt its own good practice on Active Travel (Wales) Act 2013

The Welsh Government has failed to embrace the spirit of legislation promoted by it and passed two years ago to encourage people to take up walking and cycling according to the Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black.

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Peter Black shows commitment to improving support for people with dementia and their carers

South Wales West Liberal Democrats AM, Peter Black attended the launch of a new report by Alzheimer’s Society, The hidden cost of dementia in Wales todayto show his commitment to improving care and support for people living with dementia and their carers.

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Don't let Labour abolish Gower's AONB status

Don't let Labour abolish Gower's AONB status

Join us in the fight to stop the Welsh Labour Government abolishing the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty status for Gower

Peter's Appearances in the Senedd

Peter's Appearances in the Senedd

Peter Black's speeches in the Welsh Assembly

Peter Black's Blog

Peter Black's Blog

Read Peter's daily blog - opinions, comment, irreverence, videos and the occasional cat story

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