The Talking Point #32: The case for and…

(Title Image: ITV Wales) It's still unclear yet whether Leanne Wood will face a leadership challenge, having announced last week her intention to stand down if she doesn't emerge from the 2021 Welsh General Election…

AMs back principle of Clean Air Zones

(Title Image: ITV Wales) The Issue Air pollution is one of Wales' biggest hidden killers, with an estimated 2,000 excess deaths every year in Wales as a result of poor air quality. The Welsh Government…

Best of the Blogs #32: Refurbished

(Title Image: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire) National Left: Refurbish Westminster's procedures before the building. Cllr. Peter Black – Brexit: Do what they do not what they say. Borthlas: Increased NHS spending announcement is about politics, not…

Senedd Bites #32: Carwyn on Brexit & more

(Title Image: BBC Wales) First Minister "supports an end to freedom of movement" Following a speech in London, the First Minister said the Labour party should ignore voices from within calling for freedom of movement…

Minimum Alcohol Pricing becomes law in Wales

(Title Image: Evening Standard) Yesterday, AMs debated and voted on the final stage of the controversial Minimum Alcohol Pricing Bill, which will set a minimum price for alcohol sold in Wales. A similar law is…

Senedd bans plastic microbeads in personal care products

(Title Image: look.co.uk) The environmental impact of plastics, particularly in the seas, has become a hot topic of concern in the media. Yesterday, AMs unanimously approved regulations on the use of plastic microbeads. While microbeads…

FMQs: Prostates, NHS Cash & Hybrid Cars

FMQs, 19th June 2018 Leader of the Opposition, Andrew RT Davies AM (Con, South Wales Central): Prostate Cancer Screening Screening for prostate cancer "left a lot to be desired", particularly in Wales, given that treatment…

Four ways to keep Wales as “The Land…

(Title Image: Incorporated Society of Musicians) Culture Committee Funding & Access to Music Education (pdf) Published: 14th June 2018 Chair's Statement, Bethan Sayed AM (Plaid, South Wales West): "The sector has also suffered from the…