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  • Congratulations to Labour Leader of Newport City Council on Life Peerage from Caerleon Labour Councillors

    September 11th, 2019 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Congratulations to Labour Leader of Newport City Council on Life Peerage from Caerleon Labour Councillors

    Baroness Debbie Wilcox will join the House of Lords as a Life Peer in recognition of over nearly 40 years of public service as a teacher, national examiner and, for the last 15 years, as a Labour Councillor. Our Labour Councillors Gail Giles and Jason Hughes praise her exceptional contribution and achievements: “We are absolutely […]

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  • Caerleon Labour Councillors’ Contributions to Full Council Meeting, 23rd July 2019

    September 11th, 2019 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Labour Councillors’ Contributions to Full Council Meeting, 23rd July 2019

    Council 23 July 2019 Questions to the Cabinet Member – Education and Skills, Councillor Gail Giles Councillor Joan Watkins asked the following question that had been submitted: ‘Given that two secondary schools in Newport remain in special measures Newport High and St Julian’s (St Julian’s now for 2 years) and another Llanwern is in the […]

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  • REDROW CONSULTATION UPDATE FROM JASON AND GAIL

    September 11th, 2019 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on REDROW CONSULTATION UPDATE FROM JASON AND GAIL

    Response from Jason and Gail to Redrow Consultation in respect of the former Caerleon University Campus Site The site has previously been the subject of statutory pre-application consultation with the public, pre-application discussions with the Council and has been presented to the Design Commission for Wales for review. A hybrid application was submitted to Newport […]

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  • Caerleon Sunshine Community Grant Scheme

    September 11th, 2019 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Sunshine Community Grant Scheme

    Now open for applications! Closing date Monday 30th September 2019 See attached image for full information.

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  • Caerleon Campus: Latest update, HAVE YOUR SAY NOW

    August 24th, 2019 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Campus: Latest update, HAVE YOUR SAY NOW

    HAVE YOUR SAY – NOW Following the purchase of the University owned campus site, Redrow is undertaking a pre-application consultation, which does not involve the Council at this point, asking for views on its proposals for a development. Our Labour Councillors, Gail and Jason, first brought news of this pre-application on 30th July (see our […]

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  • Pride Cymru Big Weekend

    August 7th, 2019 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Pride Cymru Big Weekend

    Ahead of the Pride Cymru Big Weekend (23 to 25 August), we as a Branch wanted to pledge our support for LGBT+ equality, and commend the group LGBT+ Labour Wales for all their efforts.

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  • Give Blood Today, Caerleon Town Hall, 2-6.30pm

    August 6th, 2019 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Give Blood Today, Caerleon Town Hall, 2-6.30pm

    Today in Caerleon Town Hall, the Welsh Blood Service are hosting a blood giving session (details in picture). It’d be great if as many people as possible could go!

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  • Ruth Jones MP Visit to Branch Meeting, 31st July

    August 3rd, 2019 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Ruth Jones MP Visit to Branch Meeting, 31st July

    Caerleon Branch Labour Party was lucky enough to welcome Ruth Jones MP to our monthly Branch meeting. We (amongst other things) discussed how she has settled into the role of MP, reaction to Boris Johnson becoming Prime Minister, and what more can be done to engage with Newport West constituents. It was an enlightening discussion, […]

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  • Update on Broadway Public Toilets

    August 1st, 2019 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Update on Broadway Public Toilets

    The opening of the Public Toilets at the Pavilion in Broadway has been extended. Following repeated calls from our Labour Councillors, Gail Giles and Jason Hughes, it has been agreed that the opening of the toilets will be extended for week days, and during some events, with the operational support of Cadw. We thank Cadw […]

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  • Caerleon Arts Festival 2019

    July 9th, 2019 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Arts Festival 2019

    This is the 17th year that the Caerleon Arts Festival has provided a variety of events – music, drama, literature, dance, art and sculpture to name just some; and we’d love as many people as possible to make the most of this commendable community-driven Festival. This week’s events include: Wed 10th July- the Morriston Orpheus Choir, 6.15pm, St Cadoc’s […]

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