Swansea Labour News

Statement on Afghanistan by Swansea Labour Leader, Rob Stewart

“I don’t think anyone who has seen the terrible scenes unfolding in Afghanistan this week could be anything but upset or distressed. The pictures of families in sheer terror as they face the prospect of once again living under the Taliban, whose previous brutal regime we should remember, had denied women even basic rights, and […]

Keep it out

Swansea Labour administration urge residents to join recycling ‘Keep it Out’ campaign

Swansea residents are being encouraged to join the Swansea Labour-led council’s latest ‘Keep it Out’ campaign to meet the Welsh Government’s 70% recycling target. Swansea’s recycling rate has climbed to 64 per cent thanks to residents keeping out of black bags materials that could be recycled. It’s led to a reduction of around 100 tonnes […]

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Swansea Labour administration pumping £11m into IT investment for city’s schools

Pupils across all Swansea schools will benefit from a huge upgrade in digital technology thanks to £11m planned investment by the Labour-led city council. The cash injection across the next decade means teachers and pupils will be able to make more use of online resources and sets them up just as the new curriculum is […]