Wales rides the wave as Surf Snowdonia officially opens
The opening of Surf Snowdonia in Dolgarrog in the Conwy Valley this Saturday gives Wales another iconic adventure tourism attraction and makes it an adventure destination to rival any in the world.
- New system for emergency ambulance services to prioritise patients in most need of care
- Launching Saundersfoot Harbour to international success
- Wales rides the wave as Surf Snowdonia officially opens
- Draft statutory guidance on the National Training Framework on violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Revisions to the Waste Duty of Care Code of Practice
- The Welsh Language Tribunal - Practice Directions
- Consultation on the Proposals for the Interim Agricultural Wages Order
- Developments of National Significance
Featured consultation »Prevention of Pollution (Oil Storage) (Wales) Regulations
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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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Health and social care
01 August 2015
Chief Medical Officer Dr Ruth Hussey is calling on young people to have the meningitis ACWY vaccine, which is being introduced in Wales from Monday.
29 July 2015
Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford has met the team taking a new approach to caring for older people with mental illnesses.
29 July 2015
People who need immediate life-saving care will receive the highest-priority response in the fastest time possible from the Welsh Ambulance Service.
20 July 2015
The number of people who donated their organs in Wales has increased but there has also been a rise in the number waiting for an organ transplant, a new report published today reveals.
17 July 2015
A new plan to strengthen the primary care workforce to deliver new models of care and look after more people close to their homes has been published.
17 July 2015
Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced Dr Richard Lewis has been appointed Wales’ first national professional lead for primary care
16 July 2015
Each year in Wales between 300 and 350 people die from suicide.
15 July 2015
A proposed new law to introduce a minimum unit price for the sale and supply of alcohol in Wales, which could save almost 50 lives a year, has been published for consultation by the Welsh Government.
15 July 2015
NHS Wales Awards
14 July 2015
Dr Margaret Flynn’s independent report into events in care homes in South East Wales, referred to as Operation Jasmine following a police investigation, is published by the First Minister of Wales.
13 July 2015
The way trainee GPs in Wales are employed will be simplified as part of wider plans to encourage more doctors to work in general practice
11 July 2015
New vaccines to protect against different forms of meningitis will be introduced in Wales at the end of the summer, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford has announced.
09 July 2015
First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones speaks at the first international prudent healthcare summit in Cardiff
08 July 2015
A new All-Wales Blood Service will be created to ensure every blood donation in Wales directly supports patients in Wales, the Welsh Government announced today
06 July 2015
A new legal duty of candour for all NHS staff and a joint inspectorate for health and social services are among the ideas for future legislation put forward by the Welsh Government.
03 July 2015
All the staff working on a ward at Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda have been honoured for their work to improve the Welsh language services they offer.
02 July 2015
The Welsh Government has announced the creation of a special dedicated support line to help those returning home from the recent terror attacks in Tunisia.
01 July 2015
A new £20m fund to support more than 1,600 disabled people in Wales with their care needs comes into operation today, following the closure of the Independent Living Fund (ILF) by the UK Government.
30 June 2015
An extra £7.6m will be invested every year in child and adolescent mental health services in Wales to ensure young people receive the right treatment at the right time.
29 June 2015
A £10m investment to improve NHS services for major health conditions such as cancer, diabetes, heart disease and stroke has been announced by Deputy Health Minister Vaughan Gething.