Welsh Lib Dems secure Welsh gender identity clinic feasibility study

This evening, the Welsh Assembly has voted in favour of calls by the Welsh Liberal Democrats to explore the feasibility of establishing a gender identity clinic in Wales.

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AM calls on Council to regularise parking signs after fine is refunded

Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member Peter Black has called on the Council to regularise signage on the loading bay in front of Swansea Museum in Burrows Place after one of his constituents was refunded her fine because they are not readable in darkness.

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'Leanne Wood needs to show leadership over candidate's offensive views'

Leanne Wood has been called on to demand a full public apology from her Ceredigion candidate Mike Parker, after he labelled rural mid Wales as a "safe-haven" for "gun-toting Final Solution crackpots". The Cambrian News reports that he added: "many English migrants into rural Wales are out-and-out racists."

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Assembly Member expresses disappointment that junction 41 is to remain closed pending final decision

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black, has expressed his disappointment that the Welsh Economy and Transport Minister is to keep junction 41 of the M4 closed at peak times, pending her final decision on the trial which is due in May or June.

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Minister sends in team to review blue badge refusals by Swansea Council

The Welsh Government have sent a team into Swansea Council to review the large number of blue badge refusals by that authority.

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Swansea tidal lagoon reports are 'good news'

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have welcomed reports that plans for the world’s first tidal lagoon based in Swansea will be unveiled in the Budget tomorrow.

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Liberal Democrats leading the way for Equal Pay

The Liberal Democrats in Westminster are leading the way for Equal Pay by ensuring large employers lead by example.

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New Welsh fire fighters pensioner arrangements will penalise armed forces veterans says AM

A new pension scheme being voted on by the Welsh Assembly on Tuesday 17th March will penalise serving fire fighters who have previously served in the armed forces according to the Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black

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Cuts to local further education colleges will undermine skills agenda

Severe cuts to courses and compulsory redundancies for staff in further education colleges will undermine the Welsh Government’s own skills agenda and leave many people with fewer employment options, the Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has said

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Opposition parties accept Government concessions on Violence Against Women Bill

Opposition parties in the Assembly will today vote in favour of the Violence Against Women, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill after the Welsh Government gave assurances that provisions to provide a whole-scale change in the culture of schools to educate children and young people about tolerance, respect, equality and healthy relationships would be included in statutory guidance.

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