Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
Supporting midwives to support women in pregnancy and childbirth
A new model of clinical supervision for midwives in Wales was launched by Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) Professor Jean White.
- Health Secretary Vaughan Gething announces all-Wales PrEP trial
- Ken Skates keen to explore further A55 improvements
- Supporting midwives to support women in pregnancy and childbirth
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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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Education and skills
28 April 2017
Four Welsh competitors have been selected to represent the UK in the largest international skills competition, WorldSkills, held in Abu Dhabi in October this year.
27 April 2017
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.
26 April 2017
A summit aimed at ensuring that Welsh-medium text books are available has been called by the Education Secretary Kirsty Williams today (Weds 26th April).
24 April 2017
EU students applying for a place at Welsh universities for the 2018/19 academic year will be eligible for financial support, Education Secretary Kirsty Williams announced today (Mon 24 April).
12 April 2017
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has earmarked £700,000 of Welsh Government funding to assist families on low incomes with the purchase of school uniform for their children.
05 April 2017
A review of government-funded research and innovation in Wales has begun its work today (Wednesday 5th April).
05 April 2017
Calls for schools to sign up to project aimed at inspiring next generation of digital entrepreneurs.
03 April 2017
Financial incentives of up to £20,000 per student to attract the best graduates into teaching subjects such as maths, chemistry, physics and computer science in Wales.
02 April 2017
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has called on Welsh universities to become Living Wage employers (Sun 2nd April).
28 March 2017
95% of children in Wales aged 7 to 15 used the internet at home, a new report published today show.
27 March 2017
Wales’ Minister for Skills and Science, Julie James, today (March 27) launches the hunt for this year’s star learners, employers, tutors and assessors.
27 March 2017
Changes to how the money used to support the most disadvantaged pupils in Wales will benefit those in nursery and reception and children in local authority care.
24 March 2017
Every council in Wales is to receive an extra £10,000 to buy musical instruments for pupils, Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has announced.
23 March 2017
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has praised St Julian’s Primary for its part in developing how digital skills will be used in the curriculum throughout Wales.
17 March 2017
Cabinet Secretary for Education Kirsty Williams has wished pupils at Ysgol Gyfun Rhydywaun, Aberdare good luck ahead of their appearance at the final of prestigious UK national engineering awards...
16 March 2017
Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has praised the pupils and staff at St Christopher’s Special school in Wrexham after a visit today (Thurs 16th March).
15 March 2017
Partnership between Jesus College Oxford and Wales’ brightest students unveiled at major education summit
Students from each of the 11 Seren Network hubs across Wales will be given the opportunity to apply for the four-day summer school.
15 March 2017
New rules for the courses that train teachers in Wales are part of the drive to attract the best talent to the profession, Education Secretary Kirsty Williams announced today.
13 March 2017
A new £40m school for Port Talbot has been officially opened by Education Secretary Kirsty Williams today (Mon 13th March).
07 March 2017
Funding for five new build primary schools in the Gwernyfed catchment area of Powys has been approved by the Welsh Government.
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