New £10.9m childcare scheme to help get parents into work
Lesley Griffiths, is launching an ambitious new £10.9 million scheme to help unemployed parents into work or training by helping them with childcare costs.
- £45m City Centre Campus is ‘inspirational development’ says First Minister
- Minister launches UK’s first Software Academy
Featured Article »Celebrating success in the creative and arts sectors in Wales
- New £10.9m childcare scheme to help get parents into work
- A call for proposals on a migrant Roma strategy for Wales
- Draft Statutory Guidance on Multi-Agency Collaboration in respect of violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- A framework for managing the night time economy in Wales
- Care and Support (Business Failure) (Wales) Regulations 2015 and the Care and Support (Provision of Health Services) (Wales) Regulations 2015, stemming from the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014
- Draft statutory guidance on the National Training Framework on violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Environmental permitting guidance on small waste oil burners
Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
The act puts in place delivery structures, processes and procedures to make Wales’ planning system fit for the 21st century.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
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Upcoming calendar »
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12 October 2015
Today, the First Minister and Minister for Education and Skills Huw Lewis officially opened the new £45 million site which has been built thanks to £20 million of Welsh Government capital funding.
10 October 2015
Recent outstanding individual, team and national sporting successes have helped contribute to an unprecedented global profile for Wales, the First Minister Carwyn Jones said today.
08 October 2015
A new hi-tech engineering facility in Newtown has today been officially opened by the First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones.
08 October 2015
On the day First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones takes part in the fifth Carwyn Connect event in Aberystwyth, two more dates for the popular questioning sessions have been announced.
21 September 2015
First Minister announces £115 million to boost innovation, create exciting new Welsh products and high-quality jobs
First Minister announces a £115 million package of support to boost innovation leading to the creation of hundreds of new products and high quality jobs across Wales.
18 September 2015
The First Minister has today wished the Welsh team good luck in their pursuit of the Webb Ellis Cup whilst highlighting the off the field benefits that part hosting such a major event brings to Wales.
18 September 2015
The First Minister Carwyn Jones will today welcome the Vice Premier of the People’s Republic of China, Liu Yandong, to Wales in a landmark visit from one of the world’s most powerful countries.
17 September 2015
Plans to address the challenges and responsibilities facing councils and public bodies responding to the Syrian refugee crisis were set out today in a summit held by the First Minister.
16 September 2015
Got a burning question for the Welsh Government? Then why not come along to Carwyn Connect in Newport next week.
10 September 2015
First Minister announces the Welsh Government is supporting the development of a new Digital Media Content Management division at Sony's site in Pencoed, leading to 30 new jobs.
09 September 2015
The First Minister of Wales has challenged the UK Government over its Trade Union Bill, expressing concerns over its impact
04 September 2015
On Monday 7 September, First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones will fly to Tokyo for a series of visits and meetings with high profile, multi-national companies based in Japan.
03 September 2015
Festival No6 is one of the world-class visitor experiences in North Wales, First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones said on a visit to the festival’s site.
24 August 2015
Got a burning question for the Welsh Government? Then why not come along to the Bangor Carwyn Connect event.
17 August 2015
Wales must have a fair BBC deal as cuts threaten to undermine Welsh culture, warns First Minister of Wales.
BBC Cymru Wales must have extra funding Carwyn Jones said today as he warned the broadcaster is now providing the “minimum acceptable level of provision” for English-language programming.
10 August 2015
The First Minister of Wales will today formally open the Welsh at Gallipoli exhibition which is part of the Cymru’n Cofio Wales Remembers 1914-1918 Programme.
06 August 2015
The First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has today announced the autumn Carwyn Connect locations and dates.
05 August 2015
‘Trampires and Animortal Studios brings new blood to Bridgend with Chuck Steel - Night of the Trampires’
Shooting has begun on a new stop motion animated feature film, entitled ‘Chuck Steel: Night of the Trampires’ creating up to 90 new jobs.
04 August 2015
A special service to mark Victory in Japan (VJ) Day will be held at Llandaff Cathedral on Sunday 16 August at 3:30pm, First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones has announced today.
23 July 2015
In 1865, nearly 160 settlers boarded the Mimosa to settle along the coast of Chubut Province in Patagonia.
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