Welsh Government must commit to fair funding for local government

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, PeterBlack has added his voice to those of UNISON members in Neath Port Talbot and throughout the region calling for the Welsh Government to treat local government with fairness during the budget setting round this autumn.

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Trinity Mirror “clickbait journalism” plans could erode coverage of Welsh politics

Coverage of national and local politics in Wales could be greatly eroded under plans by Trinity Mirror to introduce click-through targets for its journalists, the Welsh Liberal Democrats have warned.

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UKIP jump on “yet another bandwagon” with Severn Tolls pledge

UKIP have just “jumped on yet another bandwagon” by adopting the Welsh Liberal Democrat campaign to scrap the Severn Bridge tolls, the party has said today.

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Over £27m spent in South West Wales on taxis for pupils

Over £27 million has been spent by South West Wales councils to transport pupils to schools in taxis, the Welsh Liberal Democrats have revealed today.

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AM joins opposition to Llangyfelach methane test drilling site

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has added his voice to protestors objecting to an application for planning permission to test drill for coal bed methane in Llangyfelach

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Assembly Member urges support for Swansea Community Farm

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black is urging support for Swansea Community Farm, which is the only city farm in Wales.

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Closure of Bridgend Law Court is bad for the administration of justice

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has added his voice to those demanding that Justice Department plans for the closure of Bridgend Law Courts should be dropped.

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Latest figures reveal Welsh Government failed to meet their target of 500 extra PCSOs as numbers decline

The latest policing statistics published by the UK Government have shown that claims by the Welsh Government that they achieved their manifesto pledge of 500 additional Police Community Support Officers around Wales are wide of the mark.

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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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