Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood says her party has yet to approve a coalition group formed to run Conwy County Council. Five Plaid councillors have joined forces with four Conservative members and one independent councillor (Anne McCafferey) in the new look Cabinet at Bodlondeb. The Labour group decided not to join the group. Plaid Craig-y-Don councillor Gareth Jones was elected […]Read more ›
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Hundreds of competitors across the North Wales Coast are making final preparations ahead of this year’s Urdd National Eisteddfod in Bridgend. After last year’s event in Flint, which attracted 90,000 people, one of Europe’s biggest youth festivals will be heading south to Pencoed during summer half-term week. Denbighshire County Council has sent a good luck message to local competitors who […]Read more ›
The lists of candidates have been confirmed for the two Westminster seats in the Point FM area at the General Election on Thursday 8th June. Both the Vale of Clwyd and Clwyd West are held by the Conservatives – and both constituencies will see a four-way run off between the Tories, Labour, the Liberal Democrats and Plaid Cymru. VALE OF […]Read more ›
Here’s a detailed breakdown of results for the city, town and community council elections in the Point FM area. Not all councils held polls on Thursday as candidates had already been elected unopposed. In Denbighshire, these included St Asaph, Ruthin, Trefnant, Bodelwyddan, Dyserth, Henllan and Bodfari. DENBIGHSHIRE: RHYL TOWN COUNCIL Total number of seats LABOUR: 17 (-3) CONSERVATIVE: 4 (+2) […]Read more ›
New figures show the number of young people not in education, employment or training in Wales fell during 2016
Skills and Science Minister, Julie James, has welcomed new figures showing a decline in the number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) during 2016. Figures published today [27/04/17] from the Annual Population Survey (APS) show that in the twelve months ending 31 December 2016, 8.5% of 16-18 year olds were estimated to be […]Read more ›