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LDP = Labour’s Development Plan

The Labour Welsh Government is insisting that Welsh councils use flawed population projections to plan for future housing growth in Wrexham. The controversial policy will mean the council’s Local Development Plan (LDP) allocating land for an extra 12,000 houses across...

Kingdom binned by Wrexham Council

Late this afternoon WCBC issued a statement saying:Wrexham Council has binned Kingdom. In a statement late this afternoon it said: “Officers have written to Kingdom advising that the contract should be terminated in line with the provisions of the contract with...

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...