‘Union Highways’ into Wales among plans to ‘extinguish dangerous flame’ of Welsh independence

Building ‘Union Highways’ into Wales are among the measures proposed by Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies in order to “extinguish the dangerous flame” of the Welsh independence movement. In an article for ConserativeHome he recommends “large scale projects” to “unblock” the M4, A40 and A55 east-west routes into Wales […]

Another national news website to launch after ‘disappointment’ at New Media Wales-Newsquest partnership

Another media company is launching a national news service in the next few days, after what they said was “surprise and disappointment” at the partnership between crowdfunder New Media Wales and Newsquest. It was announced at the beginning of the month that Newsquest, a London-based company, would be partnering with […]

Welsh Conservatives leader ‘not anti-devolution’ he says

New Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies has said he is not anti-devolution but believes that the Welsh Parliament should work within the present settlement it has. He was responding to what The New Normal podcast host Adrain Masters called a concern that the Wesh Conservatives have become more vocally […]

Majority of artefacts found during demolition work for development beyond saving

Jez Hemming, local democracy reporter The majority of artefacts found during demolition work at Rhyl’s historic Queen’s Buildings are beyond saving. Denbighshire County Council’s leader, Cllr Hugh Evans, made the revelation as demolition experts take most of the building down ready for development. Items being saved include sections of the old […]