It is extraordinary for the Welsh Government to cherrypick cuts being imposed by their Labour chums in Cardiff Council.
“This sets a dangerous precedent, sending a message to local authorities that if they propose irresponsible cuts to essential services, they will simply be bailed out by the Welsh Government.
A cynic would think Welsh Labour Ministers are putting the narrow interests of their party before the country by bunging their council colleagues £20,000 to help them meet a pre-election vote-grabbing pledge.”
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A top health boss has told ITV News that change is needed to hospital services in north Wales, that could include A&E.
A fine and bright start to the week, with any lingering rain clearing away as we move throughout the afternoon.
A wet and windy night to come, with rain turning heavier overnight. Feeling particularly blustery in coastal areas.