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  • Common Christmas Carol Service

    December 10th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Common Christmas Carol Service

    Your Labour Councillors, Gail and Jason, have ensured another fantastically successful ‘Carol Singing on the Common’ on Saturday this year as part of Caerleon Festival’s ‘Christmas in Caerleon’.   Well over a hundred residents and children joined in the singing, accompanied by the Gwent Youth Brass Assemble. To the delight of the children Santa made […]

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  • Christmas Tree on the Common for 2017

    December 8th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Christmas Tree on the Common for 2017

    Christmas tree on the Common looking great. Thanks to our Labour councillors over the years for ensuring that we still have one, despite attempts when the Con/Libs were running the council to discontinue it.

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  • Caerleon Lodge Hill Primary School: New Building Underway

    November 25th, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Lodge Hill Primary School: New Building Underway

    The new building for Caerleon Lodge Hill Primary School has officially started with the cutting of the ground by Councillor Debbie Wilcox, Leader of Newport City Council and Councillor Gail Giles, Cabinet Member for Education and Skills. The Headteacher, Mrs Saville, Chair of Governors, teachers and pupils were also present, as well Morgan Sindell contractors […]

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  • Caerleon Campus: Our Labour Councillors submit their planning objections

    November 25th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Campus: Our Labour Councillors submit their planning objections

    Having organised the public meetings (for notes of 17th October meeting, click here) and written to Lesley Griffiths AM, Welsh Government Minister for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs, Gail and Jason have also submitted the following objections to Newport City Council Planning Department: Planning application reference: 17/0781. We wish to object to the above application […]

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  • Caerleon Campus Public Meeting (Tuesday 17th October 2017) Notes

    November 23rd, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Campus Public Meeting (Tuesday 17th October 2017) Notes

    Meeting Organised by Councillors Gail Giles and Jason Hughes; notes taken by Councillor Jason Hughes Issues raised: Traffic Traffic congestion – Whilst University stated that traffic has decreased since the closure of the campus this has not been the experience for residents because several new housing developments have since been built, adding hundreds of houses […]

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  • Gail and Jason lay wreaths during the Caerleon Remembrance Day Service 2017

    November 23rd, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Gail and Jason lay wreaths during the Caerleon Remembrance Day Service 2017

    Gail was delighted to have Jason join her this year. It is the 13th year that Gail has attended the Service and laid a wreath in memory of the service men and women who serve and lose their lives to protect us. Sadly Henry West was not well enough to attend this year, however, Mark […]

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  • A great evening with Steve Howell

    November 21st, 2017 | Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on A great evening with Steve Howell

    We had an amazing evening with Steve Howell, our former branch member who served as Deputy Director of Communications for Labour during the June General Election. He gave us the inside story on how Labour’s support surged during the last few weeks of the campaign, helped to a considerable extent by innovative ways of utilising […]

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  • Caerleon councillors appeal to Government Minister about campus

    November 17th, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon councillors appeal to Government Minister about campus

    Caerleon Labour Councillors Gail Giles and Jason Hughes have sent this message to the Welsh Government Minister responsible for planning Following the recent public meeting organised by Gail and Jason, they have written to Lesley Griffiths AM, Minister for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs asking for her to consider calling-in the University’s Outline Planning Application. […]

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  • Caerleon Labour Autumn Newsletter

    November 2nd, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Labour Autumn Newsletter

    Our Autumn newsletter, with news of what’s been happening on the Education, Health and other fronts in Caerleon is being distributed by our volunteers throughout Caerleon. To read it CLICK HERE. 

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  • Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery – Christchurch, October 24th

    October 23rd, 2017 | Council News, Latest News, News | Caerleon Labour | Comments Off on Caerleon Ward Meeting and Surgery – Christchurch, October 24th

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