Welsh Government urged to rethink overseas office expansion

The Welsh Government has been urged to rethink its expansion of the overseas office model. The Labour administration is expanding its network in 2018 in a bid to boost post-Brexit trade.

There will be new offices in Canada, France, Germany and Qatar.

Ramsay: Budget delivers for hardworking Welsh families

Welsh Conservatives have welcomed a budget that delivers for Welsh families and businesses.

Responding to the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s statement in the Commons, Shadow Finance Secretary, Nick Ramsay, said measures announced would boost employment and cut taxes for Welsh workers.

Councillors urged to reject monthly bin collections

Conwy councillors have been urged to reject proposals to move to four weekly bin collection in the county borough.

The calls come as Conwy County Borough Council officers submitted a report to the local authority’s Oversight and Scrutiny Committee – Economy & Place.