Welsh Government

'Send Us Your Drugs'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK

The Welsh Government has set up a website to test legal highs. People will be able to send substances anonymously to the site, where they will be a...

Ban Smacking of Children... Now

Lindsay Whittle | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Lindsay Whittle

I hope fellow Assembly Members will ensure that legislation is introduced speedily - and not allowed to drift while more young people are victims of physical assault. It is never acceptable to impose violence on children and it's time we acted to stop it.

Wales' Green Image Risks Becoming an Illusion

Anne Meikle | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Politics
Anne Meikle

So what did the Welsh government actually unveil at that event in Blaenavon? Was it a white paper which offered a 'ground breaking' plan for legislation which will make Wales a leading light on sustainable development? Having now had time to analyse it, the answer, sadly, is still 'not yet'.

The UK Was Leading on Tackling Climate Change - So Why Is the Government Now Failing to Act?

Jane Davidson | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK
Jane Davidson

David Cameron, who once pledged to lead the "greenest government ever", is nowhere to be seen on what I still believe is the most important issue of our times - responding appropriately to the climate challenge.

Investigation Launched Into 'Distressing' Swan Deaths

PA | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

An investigation is under way after the mysterious deaths of 30 swans in Cardiff. Officials say the animals died within a three-week period and the...

PHOTOS: World's First 'Breathtaking' 870-Mile Coastline Path Unveiled...Can You Guess Where?

PA | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK

The first continuous path in the world which runs the complete length of a country's coastline officially opened on Saturday. A full 870 miles of b...

Ho Ho No: Criminal Checks Forces School To Cancel Santa Visit

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Children have been left devastated after authorities barred Father Christmas visiting their schools, because he had not had criminal record checks. ...

'Can He Speak English?' Westminster Official Asks Welsh Teacher

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A Welsh teaching union leader was left reeling from a question posed by a Department for Education official regarding whether or not her predecessor, ...

Davies Is Welsh Tories' New Leader

Press Association | Press Association | Posted 13.09.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Andrew RT Davies has been announced as the Welsh Conservatives' new leader in the Assembly. Mr Davies beat Nick Ramsay in the ...