Demand better Pay for NHS workers

Swansea Liberal Democrats demand better Pay for NHS workers. 

Welsh Labour in Cardiff must do better than the Conservatives in Westminster argue Swansea Liberal Democrats, after both governments announced and 3% pay raise for NHS works. 

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POST OFFICE IN SKETTY RE-OPENS

Local Liberal Democrats welcome the re-opening of a post office in Sketty.  
Sketty's Liberal Democrat Councillors have congratulated local businessman, Gareth Milne a director and founder of Swansea Legal Solutions Ltd, for restoring post offices to Sketty, which opened fully on 19 July.
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SKETTY LIBERAL DEMOCRAT COUNCILLORS DELIGHT AT SUMMER PLAY SCHEME

Sketty Liberal Democrat Councillors have welcomed plans by Forest School to run a Summer Playscheme for local children during the coming summer holidays. Find out more about the summer play scheme here..... 

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Swansea missing out on investment

Welsh Lib Dems in Swansea claim that the city and county missing out on investment at a major site.

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Play Equipment For Sketty

More money for local play areas in Sketty thanks to the Lib Dems councillors.

 

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Liberal Democrats lead calls against voter ID in Swansea

Liberal Democrats in Swansea stand against voter ID plans, as a notice of motion is put forward to Swansea council that shows the level of support against the UK government plans to make people show a form ID to vote in General Elections. 

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Holding the council to account for our communities

The Swansea Liberal Democrats Councillors report on the work they are doing for their communities in the council meeting. 

In the July meeting of Swansea Council issues, we raised included. 

  • When will the NEAT teams restart their work helping kept our communities tidy? 
  • What are the future plans to maintain shared user paths?
  • A question on the future of the civic centre.
  • Will the council be clear on the city deal.

READ MORE ABOUT THOSE ISSUES AND MORE HERE. 

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Clyne Valley Paths Latest Update: Tarmac Finish & Future Plans

CLYNE PATHS UPDATE.
In this update.....

WORK PROGRESS

As you will have seen, work has started to apply the tarmac finish. We have been told by the contractor that the work is likely to take up to 4 weeks to complete. 

THANKS

We want to thank you for the incredible support you have given to the campaign. 

CONSULTATION

The Council’s own Scrutiny Programme Committee undertook an investigation into how consultation on the project (and others including the Mayals Road and Sketty Park link schemes) was undertaken. Mike Day and others presented evidence to the Committee. 

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT

Following pressure from the petition, and our questions, the Council has commissioned an Ecologist for the scheme. 

SAFETY

Concerns over the safety of Shared Use Paths continue to be brought to us by worried users, whether pedestrians or cyclists, and a few near misses reported to us in recent weeks. 

FUTURE SCHEMES, Active Travel Network

As part of the Council’s development of the Active Travel Network, further schemes are being worked up, some of which impact the Sketty ward.

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Big blow for Gorseinon as hundreds of jobs at risk

Such heartbreaking news for those who connected with the plant in Gorseinon, where hundreds of jobs at risk as Toyoda Gosei plans to close car parts plant.
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Chloe Hutchinson: Putting Recovery First in Swansea West

Chloe is committed to getting Wales back on its feet, supporting our health service, building our economy, and protecting our environment.

Chloe will work and fight for a better future for our communities. She will campaign to tackle the climate crisis, improving air quality, public transport, and access to green spaces, campaign for better youth services, and work to make sure that our schools, colleges, universities, and lifelong learning opportunities are supported, allowing everyone to get on in life.

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