Posts from the ‘Council News’ Category

  • Become a Newport City Councillor!

    July 18th, 2021 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Become a Newport City Councillor!

    Are you interested in standing to become a Newport City Councillor? Would you like to know more about what’s involved in applying to become a candidate and standing for election? There will be a session on Monday 26th July at 6:30pm for anyone who is interested in applying to potentially stand as a Labour candidate, covering the following: […]

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  • Update New Road: Stop Notice and an Enforcement Notice served

    March 3rd, 2021 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Update New Road: Stop Notice and an Enforcement Notice served

    Following action by Gail and Jason to support residents’ complaints about unauthorised tipping, a Stop Notice and an Enforcement Notice have been served on the owners of the land, along with any interested persons.  The Stop Notice came into effect on 28th February 2021 and will remain in effect until the compliance period specified within the Enforcement […]

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  • Presentation to Planning Committee, Caerleon Campus Redrow Application, Wednesday 6th January 2021, Presented by Councillor Jason Hughes jointly with Councillor Gail Giles

    January 7th, 2021 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Presentation to Planning Committee, Caerleon Campus Redrow Application, Wednesday 6th January 2021, Presented by Councillor Jason Hughes jointly with Councillor Gail Giles

    A video of the committee meeting will shortly be available for those who were unable to watch the meeting live. Below is the speech from Councillor Jason Hughes: Good Morning Chair, I would like to start by thanking the community groups and residents who have contributed and made representations today. We would have hoped under […]

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  • Lockdown Business Fund Information from Newport City Council

    October 30th, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Lockdown Business Fund Information from Newport City Council

    Below is information taken from the Newport City Council webpage concerning the Lockdown Business Fund provided by the Welsh Government: The Welsh Government has launched the Lockdown Non Domestic Grant and the Lockdown Discretionary Grant to help businesses survive the economic consequences of the national firebreak lockdown in Wales as a result of coronavirus (Covid-19). The grants will be open […]

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  • Covid-19 New National Measures Update from Newport City Council

    October 22nd, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Covid-19 New National Measures Update from Newport City Council

    As per new Welsh Government measures, from 6pm on Friday 23rd October you must not meet up with anyone you do not live with, except in very limited circumstances such as providing or receiving care. If you are an adult living alone or are a single parent household, you can form a temporary extended household […]

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  • Latest News: The Bull Inn

    October 14th, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Latest News: The Bull Inn

    Like everyone else, Jason and Gail have been shocked by the events of last weekend. Gail had already witnessed the complete lack of social distancing of the large crowd queueing outside the Bull at 7pm on Saturday evening and immediately alerted Jason, as Chair of Licensing, who contacted Licensing officers and police. Both our Labour […]

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  • Latest News: Grange University Hospital

    October 14th, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Latest News: Grange University Hospital

    The news of the imminent opening of this important new hospital is very welcome and will play a crucial part in the fight against Coronavirus as we enter what could to be a second wave. However, our Labour Councillors also remain vigilant about the possible impact of additional traffic through Caerleon. Both Gail and Jason […]

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  • Our Labour Councillor Jason Hughes Speaks Up for Caerleon

    October 2nd, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Our Labour Councillor Jason Hughes Speaks Up for Caerleon

    During the recent virtual Full Council, Jason’s request for a higher police presence in Caerleon was acknowledged by police Superintendent Mike Richards. Jason raised a number of concerns relating to Caerleon that included anti-social behaviour, damage to our heritage sites, speeding, drug matters, alcohol related crime and a number of issues in and around the […]

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  • Looking for a Job or Improving your Work Situation?

    September 30th, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Looking for a Job or Improving your Work Situation?

    Newport City Council’s neighbourhood hubs offer employment support over the phone or online. This includes help with job searches, CVs, interview techniques as well as free online training course and one-to-one mentoring. To find out more contact 0808 196 3482

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  • Caerleon Road Closure: Tree Felling

    September 25th, 2020 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Road Closure: Tree Felling

    Diversions will be in place while major work is carried out to fell diseased trees along part of Caerleon Road from Monday www.newport.gov.uk/roadworks  

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