Free school meal campaign comes to the Assembly

The Welsh Liberal Democrats are holding a debate in the National Assembly this week calling for the introduction of free school meals for all children of infant school age in Wales.

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Broadband go slow threatens future of small businesses in Skewn, Jersey Marine and Birchgrove

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has raised the concerns ofsmall businesses in Skewen, Jersey Marine and Birchgrove about slow broadband speeds with the Minister for Economy, Science and Transport in the Assembly.

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Time to end Japanese dolphin hunt cruelty

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has condemned the inhumane slaughter of dolphins in Japan.

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Libraries closing mean communities losing out

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has asked the Minister for Culture and Sport to consider the bigger impact on communities of local libraries closing.

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Peter Black supports campaign putting spotlight on finance predators

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has given his support to Community Housing Cymru (CHC) and the Wales Illegal Money lending Unit (WIMLU) at a launch event in the National Assembly in Cardiff today.

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Promising unemployment figures in Bridgend

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has welcomed figures released today showing the percentage of people in Bridgend claiming Job Seeker's Allowed decreased by 1%. In total,925 fewer people in the area were claiming JSA.

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Promising unemployment figures in Swansea, Neath and Port Talbot

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has welcomed figures released today showing the percentage of people in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot claiming Job Seeker's Allowed decreased by 0.4%. In total,923 fewer people across the two local council areas were claiming JSA.

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Welsh Labour Government dragging their heels on new funds for regeneration

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Finance Spokesperson, Peter Black has asked the Minister for Finance to consider allowing local authorities to replicate measures in England that enables councils to access additional capital funds for regeneration projects.

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Peter Black AM responds to Williams Commission report

Responding to the Williams Commission's report, Peter Black, Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for Local Government, said:

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Welsh Government should not rush into local government reorganisation

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Local Government Spokesperson, Peter Black has called on the Welsh Government to take its time over any reorganisation of local councils so as to ensure that they get it right.

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