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Marks and Spencer Bridge progress update – preparatory work

£2 million on a vanity footbridge over the Taff in Pontypridd now essential repairs required for the original M&S footbridge after Storm Dennis, Ponty doing well for bridge repairs and the grade 2 listed White Bridge in Pontypridd also requires replacing.

New child poverty data: Pembrokeshire has the highest child poverty rate in Wales

Nearly one in 3 children in some constituencies are living in poverty after housing costs are factored in

·         Highest rates of child poverty in Pembrokeshire and Blaenau Gwent

·         Child poverty continues to grow in rural counties such as Ceredigion, Powys and Gwynedd

54,800 customers claim tax relief for working from home


HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has received more than 54,800 claims from customers using a new online portal which allows workers to claim tax relief for working at home.


Leader of the Opposition questions First Minister’s approach to lockdowns in Wales

During the hybrid Plenary session today (October 13), Paul Davies MS – the Leader of the Opposition in the Welsh Parliament – quizzed the First Minister over the effectiveness and propo

Top Welsh public sector lawyer receives OBE

The Director of Legal Services for the Welsh Government, Jeff Godfrey, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to “Devolution and the Legislative Process in Wales”.

New logo brings Mountain Ash Primary Care Centre one step closer

As work progresses on the new Primary and Community Care Centre in Mountain Ash, the building has been given its new identity, with a little help from the local community.

Welsh Conservatives lead calls to prioritise and protect the most vulnerable in the fight against Covid

Conservatives in the Welsh Parliament have called on the First Minister to prioritise and protect the most vulnerable in society as Wales prepares for the next stag

Welsh Conservatives call for investigation into Cwm Taf Coronavirus deaths

Another three people have died with Coronavirus following outbreaks at hospitals in the Cwm Taf Health Board area.