Best of the Blogs #8: Remembering

(Title Image: BBC Wales) Plenty has been said about the terrible news this week, as will its fallout, so I wanted to focus here on other matters. At Click on Wales, Dr Gethin Matthews calls…

Senedd Bites #8: Auf Wiedersehen, Arriva

(Title Image: aberdareonline.co.uk) Arriva withdraws bid to run next Welsh rail franchise One of biggest stories over the fortnight - obvious exceptions aside - has been Arriva Trains Wales (owned by Deutsche Bahn) withdrawing its…

Four things city deals need to do to…

Right, I know few people in or around Welsh politics are in the right frame of mind following yesterday's news, but I still have a few posts to get through this week and will put…

Carl Sargeant 1968-2017

(Title Image: National Assembly of Wales) Former Communities Secretary, Carl Sargeant, has died at his home in Flintshire. Carl served in multiple Welsh Government roles since first being elected to represent Alyn & Deeside in…