Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Avian Influenza – Next Steps
Following the announcement to declare a new Avian Influenza Prevention Zone the Chief Veterinary Officer for Wales is reminding bird keepers to be prepared ahead of its implementation next Tuesday.
- Out of Work Service funding extended until 2020
- Carwyn Connect heads to Penygraig
- Avian Influenza – Next Steps
Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
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Culture, tourism and sport
22 February 2017
A remarkable family archive, containing an important series of letters by Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington, to his brother William will be coming to Gwent, Economy Secretary, Ken Skates, has announced.
21 February 2017
Minister for Skills and Science, Julie James, will today announce that a flagship development for Porthcawl has taken another step forward.
13 February 2017
Monday, February 13, Economy Secretary Ken Skates, had the opportunity to view the completed final phase of an expansion programme at Bluestone.
20 January 2017
Archive services in Cardiff and Ceredigion will receive over £12,000 to help conserve fragile and damaged items in their collections.
19 January 2017
Figures for the first 9 months of 2016 show that there has been a substantial increase of 12% in the number of overseas visitors
13 January 2017
Momentum is gathering behind the Year of Legends 2017 campaign as two of Wales’ stars are announced as Ambassadors for the year ahead.
12 January 2017
Latest figures show a tourism boom in 2016, with spending by day visitors up by a whopping 44.1%.
03 January 2017
An opportunity to celebrate the past, present and future by bringing the past to life like never before, with attractions, events and activities at legendary locations across Wales.
21 December 2016
The restoration of Hay Castle has taken another step forward as funding from the Welsh Government through Visit Wales’ Tourism Investment Support Scheme has been announced.
21 December 2016
Economy Secretary, Ken Skates has announced that funds for tourism projects which will help deliver innovative products linked to Visit Wales’ themed years are now open for application.
21 December 2016
Three new trustees have been appointed to Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales , the Cabinet Secretary with responsibility for Culture has announced.
20 December 2016
Work is underway on a development which will become a hub for visitors to the Gower from Easter 2017.
13 December 2016
Culture is a priority in Wales and can help to heal the divisions within society that were highlighted by this year’s EU referendum.
12 December 2016
Messi, Ronaldo, Bale and Ramsey all dreaming of Cardiff success next year.
06 December 2016
Latest figures show the summer tourism boom on day visits has also extended into the autumn - with more people taking a day trip to Wales and spending more on their trips.
05 December 2016
The search is on for inspirational ideas which will see artworks, inspired by Wales’ many legendary figures, installed at some of Wales’ most loved and iconic sites.
29 November 2016
Would you like to influence the future of an international icon?
28 November 2016
Work will begin on a £4m project to transform the former Welsh International Climbing Centre in Trelewis, creating new employment opportunities and attracting more visitors to the area.
22 November 2016
Economy Secretary, Ken Skates has met with a group of travel agents from Japan who are in Wales for a whistle-stop, five-days-tour of the country to gather ideas for future tours of Wales.
15 November 2016
Bringing the past to life like never before - while creating and celebrating new Welsh legends is the vision outlined by Economy Secretary.
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