Covid_19 vaccine offered to all frontline Welsh ambulance staff

Covid_19 vaccine offered to all frontline Welsh ambulance staff

All frontline Welsh ambulance service staff have now been offered a first dose of coronavirus  vaccine – a key marker on the way to completing that offer for everyone in the top four priority groups. Health minister Vaughan Gething said that...
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Carmarthenshire communities ‘defenceless’ in face of rise in second homes

Carmarthenshire communities ‘defenceless’ in face of rise in second homes

Cllr Cefin Campbell’s motion calling for a clampdown on second homes and holiday homes was passed at a meeting of full council, although around a quarter of the county’s 74 councillors did not vote after declaring an interest in the...
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Airbus Unite union members  to be balloted on a plan to save jobs.

Airbus Unite union members to be balloted on a plan to save jobs.

AIRBUS employees will soon vote on having a shorter working week to save job losses. The manufacturer announced more than 1,700 jobs were at risk across the UK during the summer – with the brunt of those being felt in...
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Rob McElhenney hints that Wrexham takeover could be near to completion

Rob McElhenney hints that Wrexham takeover could be near to completion

All eyes will now be fixed on Wrexham AFC this week after hints of a ‘fun week’ ahead by Hollywood owners. Social media was quick to react to the congratulatory tweets following the team’s 3-1 win against Dover. However, one...
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New measures put in place on travellers to Wales from overseas

New measures put in place on travellers to Wales from overseas

Passengers arriving into Wales from all international destinations will be required to present a negative Covid-19 test result before departing. This is to help protect against new strains of coronavirus circulating internationally, health minister Vaughan Get...
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Community Pharmacy Wales calls on Welsh Government to engage on vaccination plans.

Community Pharmacy Wales calls on Welsh Government to engage on vaccination plans.

A LEADING pharmacies body in Wales has called on the Welsh Government to engage with them to tackle an “urgent need” to deliver Covid vaccines. Community Pharmacy Wales (CPW) wrote to the health minister on Thursday to say only one of...
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President Donald Trump has been impeached, and not only by the House of Representatives.

President Donald Trump has been impeached, and not only by the House of Representatives.

President Donald Trump has been impeached, and not only by the House of Representatives.  The storming of the Capitol last week by a mob egged on by the president has brought a rapid judgment not only from the lawmakers whose lives were thr...
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North Wales Police record increase in attacks from public since start of pandemic.

North Wales Police record increase in attacks from public since start of pandemic.

North Wales Police officers have been coughed on, spat at or bitten in dozens of attacks during the Covid-19 pandemic, figures show. The Police Federation of England and Wales say the attacks show ‘we are living in a more violent...
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Exclusive – Jane Dodds, Welsh Liberal Democrat Leader, shares her thoughts on post Covid economic recovery plan

Exclusive – Jane Dodds, Welsh Liberal Democrat Leader, shares her thoughts on post Covid economic recovery plan

Writing exclusively for The News Wales Leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats Jane Dodds sets out her parties plans for a Cross Party Economic Recovery Council for Wales “With the Covid vaccine now being distributed in Wales, now is the...
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Pressure on UK government to publish “review of the union”

Pressure on UK government to publish “review of the union”

Michael Gove has been told to get a move on after failing to deliver on a promise to publish the results of a long-awaited Union review. The Cabinet Office minister has promised to make the results of the Dunlop Review...
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