“NHS Bursary to stay in Wales”- says Health Secretary
NHS Bursaries for eligible student nurses, midwives and allied health professionals will continue to be available in Wales in 2017/18.
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Environment and countryside
06 December 2016
The Rural Affairs Secretary has introduced enhanced biosecurity requirements for poultry and captive birds to help protect them from a strain of avian flu circulating in mainland Europe
06 December 2016
The steps the Welsh Government will take to reduce the amount of energy used in Wales and move from its traditional association with fossil fuels to a nation renowned for its clean energy.
28 November 2016
Lesley Griffiths, has announced that almost 90% of farmers’ Basic Payment Scheme claims will be paid when the new payments window opens on Thursday, 1st December.
25 November 2016
Lesley Griffiths has announced the reappointment of four members of the Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework Group.
24 November 2016
Poultry keepers are being urged to follow good biosecurity practices to minimise contact with wild birds and to be vigilant for signs of Avian Influenza.
15 November 2016
Wales officially boasts some of the best bathing waters in Europe with 84 areas rated “excellent”.
14 November 2016
£227,500 funding to support mattress recycling in Rhondda Cynon Taf and a call on local businesses to come up with innovative new solutions to allow every part of the mattress to be recycled.
11 November 2016
"“Once again ideology appears to be driving UK thinking rather than ensuring we have a sufficient mix of affordable low carbon technologies now, and in the future.”
11 November 2016
All electricity bought for public services in Wales by the National Procurement Service (NPS) will be from renewable sources by 2017.
08 November 2016
Environment & Rural Affairs Secretary hosts key meeting in Cardiff with UK Government and Devolved Administrations
Lesley Griffiths today hosts ministers and senior officials from across the UK with responsibility for areas including agriculture, food, fisheries, animal and plant health.
07 November 2016
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, has today launched a new system for defining agricultural holdings and registering temporary land in Wales.
03 November 2016
The Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs has announced over £2.5million funding for Glandŵr Cymru, the Canal & River Trust in Wales, to improve the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.
31 October 2016
The Cabinet Secretary for the Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths, has announced new management measures for the Scallop fishery in Cardigan Bay following an extensive consultation.
28 October 2016
Visitors and local communities will be able to enjoy more of Wales’ great outdoors thanks to over half a million pounds of access funding, announced by Lesley Griffiths today.
25 October 2016
A community energy scheme which will use profits to enhance a local park has been officially opened today by the Environment Secretary, Lesley Griffiths.
18 October 2016
Lesley Griffiths has outlined a new regionalised response to eliminate bovine TB in Wales as part of the Welsh Government’s refreshed bovine TB Eradication Programme.
14 October 2016
Wales’ Food and Drink industry has received a major boost with confirmation Carmarthen Ham has been awarded European Union Protected Food Name (EUPFN) status.
13 October 2016
Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs, Lesley Griffiths today described a vision of a ‘thriving, vibrant, safe, and sustainable seafood industry for Wales’.
12 October 2016
The Welsh Government has welcomed news that Brechfa Forest West Wind Farm in Carmarthenshire has been given consent to connect to the grid.
08 October 2016
Lesley Griffiths, Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Rural Affairs visited Nantycaws today to see for herself the ongoing work to minimise the impacts of the recent oil spill.
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