150 year bond with Patagonia strong and lasting says First Minister
In 1865, nearly 160 settlers boarded the Mimosa to settle along the coast of Chubut Province in Patagonia.
- First Minister launches new Young Persons Discounted Travel Scheme and upgraded TrawsCymru T3 Service
- Deputy Minister celebrates Welsh EU Protected Food Names at Royal Welsh Show ceremony
- 150 year bond with Patagonia strong and lasting says First Minister
- Revisions to the Waste Duty of Care Code of Practice
- The Welsh Language Tribunal - Practice Directions
- Fire and Rescue National Framework 2016 onwards
- Healthcare Inspectorate Wales - Strategic Plan 2015-18
- Statutory Guidance about sewerage undertakers duty to connect properties to the public sewerage system ( under Section 101A of the Water Industry Act 1991)
- Draft revised guidance on disciplinary and dismissal procedures for school staff
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Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
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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 »
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Media and publishing
The Welsh Government works with the UK Government’s Department for Culture, Media and Sport on film and broadcasting issues, and supports the publishing industry in Wales.
The Welsh Government supports the publishing industry in Wales through the Welsh Books Council (external link).
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is responsible for:
- UK-wide policy on film
- sponsorship of the UK Film Council
- sponsorship of the National Film and Television School
- UK lead on European film policy.
A new film agency for Wales has been established. The new organisation will ensure that the economic, cultural, educational and exhibition aspects of film are effectively represented in Wales, the UK and the world. For more information, visit the Film Agency for Wales website (external link).
The Welsh Government works closely with the DCMS and other relevant bodies on broadcasting issues that affect Wales.
Visit: The Department for Culture, Media and Sport website (external link)