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Stronger Protection for Puppies and Kittens in Wales comes into force

          New legislation which protects puppies and kittens and provides the purchaser with an assurance the animals have been bred on the premises from which they are being sold, comes into force from today (Friday, September 10).

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Investment in students is next step to a north Wales medical school

Health Minister Eluned Morgan has announced more medical students will spend all of their training in north Wales as part of moves towards establishing a medical school there.

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St David Award turns green as new award announced

The First Minister has today announced a new award as he urged people to get their nominations in before the closing date for the St David Awards.

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New Permanent Secretary of the Welsh Government announced

The new Permanent Secretary of the Welsh Government will be Dr Andrew Goodall CBE, it has been announced.

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New £1.8m fund to encourage Welsh innovation in low carbon vehicle technology

A new £1.8m fund to encourage businesses to move beyond manufacturing internal combustion engines to producing low carbon vehicle technologies, helping to stimulate innovative economic growth in Wales, is being established by Ford and the Welsh Government.

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Million pound investment to make cycling more accessible for all

An electric bike pilot scheme that has received more than £1m of funding from the Welsh Government is already helping local residents to swap their car for a bike in communities across Wales.   

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Update on the review into peer-on-peer sexual harassment in education settings

In June 2021, Jeremy Miles, the Minister for Education and Welsh Language, asked Estyn to review the culture and processes at maintained and independent secondary schools to protect and support young people.

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Radical intervention needed to save Wales’ town centres

“We need joined-up intervention to lift town centres, and an effort to tackle out-of-town development, if we are to succeed in turning things around”.

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Extra support for youth mental health announced

Minister for Education and Welsh Language Jeremy Miles has today announced additional funding to help more young people access support for emotional mental health and wellbeing services through youth work approaches.

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New vision to help increase innovative food growing in Wales

A new vision to increase high tech food production in Wales which also has a positive impact on climate change has been launched by the Welsh Government.

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£1.9m to address food poverty in Welsh communities

Over £1.9m of funding is being awarded to organisations across Wales to help tackle food poverty and addressing food insecurity within local communities.

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Rates relief extended for childcare providers until 2025

Registered child care premises in Wales will benefit from 100% non-domestic rates relief for an additional three years, the Deputy Minister for Social Services Julie Morgan has announced.