‘Vulnerable and elderly being let down over chaotic blue badge scheme’

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Assembly Member raises Pontarddulais Primary School playing field sell-off with First Minister

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly member for South Wales West, Peter Black has called on Wales’ First Minister to clarify the definition of surplus school land so as to prevent valuable playing fields being sold off by local councils.

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Assembly Member praises progress on City’s new Mosque

Assembly Member praises progress on City’s new Mosque

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has offered his support to the Muslim community in Swansea, who are seeking to renovate the former St. Andrews Presbyterian (later United Reform) Church in St. Helen’s Road and turn it into a new, bigger Mosque and co...

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Assembly Member, Peter Black becomes a Dementia Friend

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has taken a key step towards helping end the stigma surrounding dementia by becoming a Dementia Friend. Mr. Black took part in a Dementia Friends session in his office along with members of his staff.

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Peter Black gives his backing to RSPCA expansion plans at Llys Nini

Peter Black gives his backing to RSPCA expansion plans at Llys Nini

Plans by the RSPCA centre at Llys Nini to expand to create a major community and environmental resource have won the backing of the Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black.

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Peter Black goes gold to support children with cancer

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black, will be wearing a gold ribbon this September to support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

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Local infant pupils miss out as England starts the Liberal Democrats’ free school meals initiative

The parents of infant pupils in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend could be £400 a year worse off as of next week, because the Welsh Labour Government has failed to adopt a free school meals initiative being promoted to all schools in England by Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg.

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Fathers to get six weeks paternity leave under Lib Dem plans

Fathers will be given an extra four weeks paternity leave to encourage them to take time off with their young children, under Liberal Democrat manifesto plans announced today

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Morriston nurses consulted on new Assembly law

Morriston nurses consulted on new Assembly law

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly member for South Wales West, Peter Black joined Brecon and Radnorshire AM, Kirsty Williams and his party’s candidate for Swansea East, Amina Jamal yesterday in a consultation session with nurses in Morriston hospital on Kirsty’s private members bill which seeks...

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Peter's Appearances in the Senedd

Peter's Appearances in the Senedd

Peter Black's speeches in the Welsh Assembly

Peter Black's Blog

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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