Archive for December, 2008

Dec
05

Planning needed to meet growth in demand for Welsh-medium schools

John Osmond considers the main recommendation of an IWA study: The Assembly Government should enforce its requirement that Welsh local authorities should undertake parental surveys to assess demand for Welsh medium education, says a new IWA report, Creating a Bilingual Wales: The Role of Welsh in Education. The report says that despite an Assembly Government [...]

Dec
01

Borrowing powers sidelined

John Osmond looks at the implications of a Scottish row for future funding of the National Assembly:

Dec
01

Welsh Climate Change Challenge

Cathy McLean provides a reality check on the Assembly Government’s carbon emission targets:

Dec
01

Assembly Bwletin Cynulliad December 2008

December 2008: Politics in 21st century Wales: leading figures discuss the future of their parties – “The crowd gives the leader new strength”: the Labour leadership contest is shaping up – The Valleys Job Crunch: the economic downturn takes hold – Plastic Bag Levy: should shoppers pay?