Senedd Bites #35: Shambles

(Title Image: Telegraph) First Minister calls for (another) UK general election Following the resignation of the former UK Brexit Minister and UK Foreign Secretary (David Davis and Boris Johnson respectively) in quick succession on July…

Best of the Blogs #35: Bottled

Scot Goes Pop offers a Scottish perspective on the Plaid Cymru leadership election. West Wales News Review on the Afan Valley resort – sales pitches before planning permission. More from Jac o' the North on…

The Talking Point #35: The Race to Lead…

(Title Image: BBC Wales) After my look at the Tories last week, it's time to focus on the second of four leadership contests in Wales, following confirmation of Plaid Cymru's candidates on July 4th. After…

Senedd should “act as though housing is a…

(Title Image: Which?) Energy efficient homes, stronger local supply chains, new construction methods and rent policy are amongst the key areas of work a new review panel will undertake on behalf of the Welsh Government,…

Concern over health board cash flow as AMs…

(Title Image: Wales Online) Yesterday, AMs discussed the First Supplementary Budget for 2018-19, which outlines changes to the budget which was approved last year. There's a more detailed report from the Finance Committee (pdf) but,…

FMQs: Chequers, Children & (Welsh) Citizenship

FMQs, 10th July 2018 Caroline Jones AM (UKIP, South Wales West): UK Government Brexit Chaos Caroline is convinced the mess the UK Government are making of Brexit is a determined effort to leave us with…

AM set to be suspended for 2 weeks…

(Title Image: via Vimeo) Standards Committee Self-Referral for investigation by Rhianon Passmore AM (Lab, Islwyn) Published: 9th July 2018 (pdf) The Referral On Saturday 23rd September 2017, Rhianon Passmore failed to provide a breath test…