Entries by Richard Thomas

Swansea Labour’s positive housing policy continues with 50 new homes set to welcome first tenants

The Swansea Labour council administration have put good quality, energy-efficient and affordable housing at the top of its to do list. That commitment to providing high-quality housing continues this month when the latest new homes to be built by Swansea Council come on stream. And these are just some of the 1,000 that the council […]

Swansea Labour council move a step closer to Mumbles sea defence upgrade

The Swansea Labour Council administration’s bid to upgrade Mumbles’ sea defences has taken a significant step forward. The Labour cabinet is ready to launch the next phase in its consultation programme to upgrade sea defences to help protect Mumbles for the next century. This is after the council secured funding for a scheme that will […]

Swansea Labour’s pledge to prioritise improvements in education continues apace

Swansea Labour’s pledge to prioritise education across the city continues with a number of schools benefiting from a multi-million pound upgrade. The Labour Council’s current programme will see spend of almost £170m to improve classrooms and cultural and sports facilities for thousands of pupils. And by the end of this financial year, more than 60 […]

New play equipment installed at Loughor Rugby Club thanks to local community efforts

  Rugby club volunteers and local Labour councillors have combined to pay for and install brand new play equipment at Loughor RFC. Councillors Robert Smith, Andrew Stevens and Jan Curtice have contributed funds from their community budge, while Loughor RFC juniors have raised money and there was also a donation from Admiral Insurance. The equipment, […]