Action packed August Bank Holiday
The waters of Cardiff bay will be full of action this weekend as the last summer bank holiday gets underway with the P1 Welsh Grand Prix of the Sea.
- Secondary School attendance levels at record high
- £5.7m Welsh Government investment into clinical research and development
- Action packed August Bank Holiday
- Review of the Water Resources (Control of Pollution) (Silage, Slurry and Agricultural Fuel Oil) (Wales) Regulations 2010
- Charging guidance to Ofwat (the economic regulator of the water sector)
- Food Hygiene Rating (Promotion of Food Hygiene Ratings)(Wales) Regulations
- The development of an energy efficiency strategy for Wales
- Welsh Government action plan to further equality for transgender people
- Secondary legislation for development management
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 »
- Statistics & Research
28 August 2015
07 August 2015
Foyles of Glasbury has opened its doors to guests following a significant refurbishment supported with £150,000 from the Welsh Government.
07 August 2015
The Welsh Government is continuing to support a rich and diverse range of music events this summer.
05 August 2015
Wales increased its share of domestic tourism spending during the first quarter of this year.
30 July 2015
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.
29 July 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism Ken Skates has officially opened phase 1 of the redevelopment of Saundersfoot Harbour.
23 July 2015
The Deputy Minister is making a series of visits in north Wales ahead of Wales’ Year of Adventure in 2016.
17 July 2015
Tourism in Wales is in a strong position as official figures reveal further growth in the first quarter of 2015 when compared to a record breaking 2014.
06 July 2015
Wales was first in line to announce a programme of events to celebrate the centenary of Roald Dahl in 2016.
02 July 2015
Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism Ken Skates has taken the controls of a historic narrow-gauge steam train on Talyllyn Railway to help promote Wales as the home of adventure in 2016.
22 May 2015
The successful Anglesey based restaurant company – Dylan’s - has opened its second restaurant in north Wales at the iconic Moranedd Building in Criccieth.
22 May 2015
A new signature attraction at GreenWood Forest Park has received funding support from the Welsh Government under the Tourism Investment Support Scheme
12 May 2015
The number of overnight trips to Wales by GB visitors hits 10 million
16 April 2015
Figures published by the Welsh Government today reveal the Easter holidays were an excellent start to the holiday season for the tourism industry.
10 April 2015
Deputy Minister announces funding for a Cardiff based adventure tourism product which will support a campaign to promote Wales as the home of adventure in 2016.
09 April 2015
Latest figures show golf tourism in Wales has seen an increase of 40% in the number of golf visitors to Wales in the last decade.
01 April 2015
The Welsh Government has embarked on an unprecedented campaign to promote Wales as the world's capital of adventure tourism.
19 March 2015
The Deputy Minister has outlined the importance of tourism to the economies of Wales and how investment in quality is crucial to compete in a global market.
13 March 2015
As Wales Tourism Week gets underway for 2015, Deputy Minister for Culture Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates has met with Ann Phelan TD Minister of State for the Irish Government at Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.
11 March 2015
Huge posters of iconic welsh landmarks will be seen in key sites in Germany with the launch of a new Visit Wales
News by search
News by topic
- All topics
- Business and economy
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- First Minister
- Health and social care
- Housing and Regeneration
- Improving public services
- Local government
- People and communities
- Science and technology
- Welsh language