Welsh Government’s Nest scheme helps another 5,000 people in fuel poverty with their energy bills
The Welsh Government’s fuel poverty scheme, Nest, provided free home energy improvements to nearly 5,000 homes last year, and helped householders save an average of £475 per household.
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Sports fans return to outdoor events as Spectator Sports Fund is allocated21/01/2022 14:05:00
As restrictions for outdoor spectator sports move to alert level zero this weekend, the first phase of the Welsh Government’s £3 million Spectator Sports Fund is now being allocated, Deputy Minister for Arts and Sport, Dawn Bowden, has confirmed.
Phased easing of Covid restrictions to continue – First Minister21/01/2022 11:05:00
Wales will complete the move to alert level 0 on 28 January, First Minister Mark Drakeford yesterday confirmed, unless the public health situation changes for the worse.
Health plan scheme a ‘massive help’ in easing NHS winter pressures21/01/2022 09:05:00
A scheme helping vulnerable people to be treated at home and avoid unnecessary trips to emergency departments will be ‘a massive help’ in easing pressure on NHS Wales during the winter months, Health Minister Eluned Morgan has said
Welsh Government response to publication of latest NHS Wales performance data20/01/2022 14:05:00
The Welsh Government has issued a statement on the latest NHS Wales performance data published today.
Further cases of tree disease Phytophthora pluvialis discovered in Wales20/01/2022 11:05:00
Two further cases of the fungal-like pathogen known to affect a variety of tree species has been discovered in Wales.
£14 million boost for Welsh food and drink businesses19/01/2022 13:20:00
BlasCymru/TasteWales 2021 has already helped identify an estimated £14m in new and potential business deals for Welsh food and drink businesses, according to initial feedback.
Action needed to tackle legal aid crisis19/01/2022 12:20:00
The Welsh Government’s Counsel General has called on the UK government to back reforms to legal aid to ensure people can access to the support they need.
Applications open for emergency financial support from Economic Resilience Fund18/01/2022 14:05:00
Businesses in Wales impacted by the rapid spread of the Omicron virus can now apply for emergency financial support from the Welsh Government’s Economic Resilience Fund (ERF).
£1 million made available to support Wales’ fishing industry17/01/2022 16:10:00
Wales’ fishing community is being invited to submit applications to a £1m fund to primarily help mitigate the ongoing impact Covid is having on the industry and adapt to the rapidly changing market conditions for seafood products.