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  • Caerleon Labour win two seats out of three on May 4th

    May 10th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

        Congratulations to Gail Giles and Jason Hughes for their magnificent win in Caerleon in the Newport City Council elections on May 4th, and a big cheer for Mike Singleton who didn’t quite make it but who worked so hard. And thanks to all the team who put so much effort in at a […]

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  • Our record on holding public meetings

    May 3rd, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    This seems to have suddenly become a contentious issue in the remaining hours of the campaign, so we thought we would show that our councillors have not been “invisible”, as some of our opponents have suggested. WARD MEETINGS 2012/13 28 January 2013 at Lodge Hill Primary 6.30pm & 7pm 2013/14 11 June 2013 at Caerleon […]

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  • Our final newsletter of the campaign, and our videos.

    April 28th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Our last newsletter of the 2017 Council election campaign is being delivered this weekend. It contains our final message from Gail Giles Jason Hughes and Mike Singleton before polling day on May 4th. For full text click here We also have  Facebook and  YouTube links to  two recent videos which contain powerful messages from our candidates about the need […]

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  • Our candidates, who they are and what they stand for

    April 14th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Our latest newsletter is now being delivered in Caerleon, and it gives you an idea of the depth of experience and commitment to our community that Gail Giles, Jason Hughes and Mike Singleton offer. It also gives you a sample of what so many people are saying on the doorstep about Caerleon Labour. Four out of […]

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  • Welsh Government minister confirms intention to reopen M4 junction

    March 15th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    The Welsh Government’s Economy and Infrastructure Secretary Ken Skates has confirmed in letters to Newport City Council Leader Debbie Wilcox and the Assembly Member for Newport West Jayne Bryant that if the Welsh Government’s plan to reroute the M4  to the south of Newport is accepted by the current planning inquiry, Junction 25 on the present M4 […]

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  • Our March Newsletter is now being delivered in Caerleon

    March 15th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Our March Newsletter which includes our pledges for the May 4th council elections is now being distributed throughout Caerleon. It also refers to the current public enquiry into the new M4 route. The official view of the Welsh Government is that ‘Works on the existing M4 would also include the reconfiguration of Junction 25 at […]

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  • Our pledges for the 2017 City election

    March 1st, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Our candidates, Mike Singleton, Gail Giles and Jason Hughes have published their election pledges for the city elections on May 4th. They’ll: Continue to oppose unwanted development, but press for a new rail station Continue to support community projects, such as the Home Farm Play Area, Caerleon Festival, Christmas in Caerleon and Caerleon in Bloom […]

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  • A 1.1m pounds increase in the budget for Newport schools

    February 26th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Excellent news about schools funding for Newport from Councillor Debbie Wilcox. “We have to deliver a balanced budget, and this is proving harder and harder each year as the demand for services grows, yet our funding from Westminster continues to reduce.” In response to feedback from the consultation, an additional £1.1million has been allocated to […]

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  • School funding – an important statement by Gail Giles

    February 16th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

    Newport City Council’s final budget will be discussed by the Cabinet on February 20th. In the meantime there has been much speculation about the effect on local schools. Councillor Gail Giles, Cabinet Member for Education and council officers have put this into context in a Council Press Release: School funding 2017/18 Newport City Council is considering savings proposals totalling nearly […]

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  • Great fundraising evening by Caerleon Labour

    February 5th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | No Comments

      A wonderfully  enjoyable Caerleon Labour fund raising evening at Dutchy’s on Thursday night. About seventy members and friends from the Caerleon, Newport and the Monmouth areas enjoyed a mouthwatering Jamaican menu prepared by Toni Smith and his staff. Particular thanks to them. All going to a good cause! And some inspiring speeches from Paul Flynn […]

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