Contingency planning for winter weather »Severe weather requires robust, collaborative planning between the Welsh Government and the public and private sectors in Wales.Learn more »
New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
A legal obligation to report any child or adult believed to be at risk of abuse or neglect will be implemented in Wales in 2016, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
- “Get vaccinated against the flu”, Wales’ top doctor urges
- 0808 80 10 800 - 24 hour help for domestic abuse victims
- New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
- Designation of Licensing authority under Part 1 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2015-16
- National Training Framework on gender-based violence, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Travelling to better health
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
Section highlightQualifications Wales BillThe Bill will establish Qualifications Wales as an independent regulator for qualifications and the qualification system in Wales.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update
This 6th edition details over 370 investments across both public and private sectors with a value of more than £40bn.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
A monthly report which includes data on emergency calls and response times.
- There were 36,754 emergency calls, 6.5% up on September 2014 and 4.4% up on October 2013.
- Of these, 14,190 were Category A (immediately life-threatening) calls, 5.8% up on September 2014 and 3.9% up on October 2013.
- 55.5% of emergency responses to Category A (immediately life-threatening) calls arrived at the scene within 8 minutes – down from 58.9% in September 2014 and from 65.2% in October 2013 – and below the target of 65%.
- 61.0% of Category A calls received an emergency response within 9 minutes, 66.3% within 10 minutes, 82.7% within 15 minutes, 91.1% within 20 minutes and 97.4% within 30 minutes.
- The median response time was 7 minutes and 11 seconds whilst the mean response time was 9 minutes and 17 seconds.
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