Tag Archives: Wales

New Welsh secretary a self-confessed ‘devo-sceptic’

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New team, same old and tired views.

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UK Labour lovebomb Wales

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Shadow Welsh Secretary, Owen Smith, has launched a scathing attack on the UK Government for launching a politically motivated “war on Wales” to shore up their position in England.

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Devolving greater powers must be accompanied by clarity on what binds us

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Scotland’s referendum has led to re-engagement with social citizenship but we must engage at all times – not only when our unity is under threat.

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Budget 2014: Reaction across the nations

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Across the nations, reaction to the chancellor’s budget yesterday has been lukewarm at best.

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UKIP come clean about why they really oppose gay marriage

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UKIP’s opposition to gay marriage is not for pragmatic reasons, but is based on outdated bigotry.

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Budget 2014: Devolved governments call on the chancellor to act

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Ahead of today’s budget, the Welsh government has called on the chancellor to encourage and support investment in vital infrastructure projects.

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PM causes ‘serious confusion and upset’ on flooding, claims Welsh minister

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The prime minister has been criticised for announcing plans to provide a council tax rebate to families hit by flooding without clarifying that the rebates would be available in England only.

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AMs call for new members

A majority of Welsh Assembly members would like to see an increase in their numbers to cope with the ever increasing workload.

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Tax proposals ‘useless’, argues Welsh First Minister

The First Minister of Wales has declared that the tax varying powers being offered to the Welsh government are “pretty much useless”.

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Wales removes ‘treadmill of bureaucracy’ for GPs

Doctors’ leaders have welcomed changes being made to GP contracts in Wales which will reduce bureaucracy and improve access for patients to GP surgeries.

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