Assembly Member calls on Welsh Government to get behind Swansea’s City of Culture bid

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has called on Welsh Government Ministers to give their full backing to Swansea's bid to become the 2017 UK City of Culture.

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Assembly Member opposes possible Porthcawl Fire Station Closure

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has written to the South Wales Fire and Rescue Service opposing their proposal to close Porthcawl Fire Station in the strongest terms.

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Welsh Government must practice what it preaches

The Welsh Government has been told to start practicing what it preaches by Peter Black AM, after a report by the National Assembly for Wales' Finance Committee revealed the Government lacked a "coherent approach" to asset management.

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(LASA) CREDIT UNION WINS FUNDING GRANT FROM BARCLAYS COMMUNITY FINANCE FUND

Loans and Savings Abertawe (LASA) Credit Union is celebrating its success having been selected from dozens of applications from across the UK to be awarded £26,000 from The Barclays Community Finance Fund.

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“Homebuyers being let down by Welsh Labour Government’

Peter Black AM has called on the Welsh Government to do more to support Wales' housing market after figures released today show that the housing stimulus programme in England has attracted 10,000 successful applications.

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Assembly Member questions rationale for £290,000 Welsh Government grant to Bridgend firm

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has written to the Minister for Economy, Science, and Transport Edwina Hart to seek clarification over a £290,000 Welsh Government training grant to be paid to Bridgend-based ''We Fight Any Claim" for training their 226 call centre staff.

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Extra funds for neonatal unit at ABMU Health Board due to Welsh Lib Dem Health Technology Fund

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has welcomed the news that, due to the Welsh Lib Dem Health Technology Fund, Abertawe Bro Morgannwg UHB's neonatal unit is to receive an extra £390,000 to invest in "computerised heart rate analysis of low birth weight babies to prevent deaths and harm".

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Welsh Government must do better in tackling housing crisis

The Welsh Liberal Democrats Housing Spokesperson, Peter Black has said that the Welsh Government must do better after the number of social housing units in Wales increased by just 267 in the last financial year.

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Closure of local councils’ mortgage guarantee schemes leave Welsh first time buyers high and dry

Six Welsh Councils, who are operating mortgage guarantee schemes for first time home buyers, have effectively pulled the plug on any future assistance leaving those trying to get onto the housing ladder high and dry, an Assembly Member has discovered.

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Assembly Member calls on people to have their say on the voluntary Sector

The Welsh Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for South Wales West, Peter Black has called on his constituents in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Bridgend to have their say on the future of the voluntary Sector in Wales.

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