Swansea Labour News

Plans for new council house development at Parc-yr-Helyg in Birchgrove

Swansea Labour pledge 1,000 new low energy homes to help reduce fuel bills

Swansea’s Labour-led Council is delighted to be pledging 1,000 low energy homes over the coming years as the administration’s house-building programme gathers pace. A new report to the council cabinet this month on the continuing More Homes project states the council is investing £180m into the construction of the new homes. And when the Swansea […]

Ask Italian in Wind Street

Swansea Labour hail Trading Standards in prosecution of Ask restaurant

Swansea Labour Cabinet member Mark Thomas has praised the city council’s Trading Standards Team for their work in prosecuting ‘Ask Italian’ which has been fined £40,000 by Swansea Magistrates Court. Wind Street’s Ask Italian, part of the Azzuri Restaurants Ltd company, was slapped with the fine after pleading guilty to an offence under the Food […]

Food poverty grants

Swansea Labour backing grants awarded to groups fighting food poverty

Swansea Labour is delighted charities and volunteers tackling food poverty are being supported by the City Council with funding from the Welsh Government. Seven groups, who help to tackle food poverty and address food insecurity in around Swansea, have been awarded grants to cover equipment, training and expenses. The groups being helped are Swansea Community Fridge, […]

Potholes in Swansea

Swansea Labour continue to commit to successful 48-hour pothole repair scheme

Swansea Labour is delighted with new figures that have been released showing that around 4,000 potholes have been repaired in Swansea over the past nine months. The 48-hour pothole repair pledge is into its fourth year where residents in and around the city report potholes to the Council’s Highway Maintenance Team. The Council made a […]

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Swansea Labour congratulate school for its outstanding care, support and guidance to pupils

Birchgrove Comprehensive School has been praised by Estyn inspectors as excellent for wellbeing and attitudes to learning along with care, support and guidance. And the Swansea Labour-led City Council is delighted with their findings. It means pupils enjoy high levels of wellbeing and their positive attitudes make a significant contribution to the inclusive ethos of […]

Castle Square

Swansea Labour encouraging public to have say on Castle Square

Swansea Labour are behind a move to give the people of the city a say on the future of Castle Square. The public are to be asked for their views on a number of exciting options for the future of the square. A consultation will run during 2020 with the council looking to transform Castle […]

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