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Automatic Library Card For Every Child In Wales

Welsh libraries Ynysboeth and other primary schools are joining forces to provide every primary school child with a library card.

Maerdy couple forced to pay back proceeds of crime

A Maerdy couple who defrauded over £52,000 from the benefits system now face being forced to sell their home in order to pay back the proceeds of their crime.

New Chairman for Wales YFC Youth Forum

L-R – Emily Lloyd (retiring Chairman), Elin Havard (Chairman), Sulwen Richards (Vice-Chairman).

Members from across Wales travelled to the Royal Welsh Showground for the annual Wales YFC Youth Forum AGM weekend held on the 22nd & 23rd November.


Plaid Cymru's Jonathan Edwards MP has launched a scathing attack on the First Minister of Wales who, when question by Plaid Cymru Leader Leanne Wood in today's FMQs on financial parity for Wales with Scotland, responded "it's England's money."

Protecting faith tourism and religious buildings

Welsh Conservatives will today highlight the importance of faith tourism to the Welsh economy and call for development of a register of Wales’ most important religious buildings.

Extra Places Added To Races

An extra 50 places added for the Adult Fun Run

An extra 50 places have been added to the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races Adult Fun Run to meet the overwhelming demand.


Wales YFC will hold a full programme of activities at the Royal Welsh Agricultural Winter Fair, and for many of the Wales YFC members the lure of the Winter Fair is just as strong as that of the Royal Welsh Show.

ONS evidence torpedoes Labour e-cig ban

Welsh Labour’s planned restrictions on e-cigarettes, a key plank of their public health reforms, was torpedoed today by evidence from the Office for National Statistics that e-cigarettes do not represent a gateway to smoking.

Committee to look at protecting children from smacking

The National Assembly has voted to set up a new committee to look at the issues involved in a ban on smacking children in Wales.

High-Powered Race Sponsor

We are delighted to announce that Vattenfall is one of the major sponsors at the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is delighted to announce that Vattenfall is one of the major sponsors at the 2014 Nos Galan Road Races.