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Labour is failing north Wales

Dear Editor  I was intrigued to see Wrexham’s Labour MP echo Tory calls for a Minister for the North. His reasoning is that the North has done badly from the past two decades of Labour rule in Cardiff. On that I agree. The same is true of the West of Wales, the...

Frack-free pensions?

Plaid Cymru councillor Carrie Harper has challenged Welsh councils' investment in fracking firms through their pension schemes.Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham councils operate a £1.8 billion pension scheme through the Clwyd Pension Fund. After it was revealed...

You messed up on dog fouling

Council challenged on Kingdom contract Wrexham Council has been accused of messing up on dog fouling after new figures showed how effective its in-house team was before it was disbanded.Today's Homes and Environment scrutiny committee will hear recommendations that...

Sprouts nursery – what went wrong?

A controversial nursery run by Wrexham Council with funding of at least £245,000 closed its doors after just two years. Sprouts nursery was set up on Rhosddu Road, Wrexham, with £155,000 funding from the Welsh Government under the Viable and Vibrant Places funding...

Easybus withdraws bus services

Easybus services that were started just last June in the Wrexham area are being withdrawn by the company. The company's decision comes after concerns were raised by Plaid Cymru councillor Marc Jones in July about the company's safety and reliability: From: Marc1...