Cross Compliance Proposals for 2015 »The new arrangements will ensure that farmers continue to generate high quality food whilst protecting Wales’ valued resources and spectacular natural landscape.Learn more »
First Minister announces 1,100 investment jobs for Wales
The First Minister Carwyn Jones has announced six new investment projects that are receiving Welsh Government support to create more than 1,100 new, high quality jobs for Wales.
- Made-in-Wales NHS pay deal accepted by unions
- £1.1bn EU investment for Wales gets green light from European Commission
- First Minister announces 1,100 investment jobs for Wales
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- Health and social care
- Regulations to introduce a new Firefighters’ Pension Scheme in Wales from April 2015
- Liver disease delivery plan
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
- Draft Designing Gypsy and Traveller Sites in Wales guidance
- Draft Managing Gypsy and Traveller Sites in Wales guidance
- Draft Undertaking Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessments guidance
Section highlightHousing (Wales) Act 2014The Act introduces significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightWales for Africa grant
The Wales for Africa grant supports projects that build mutually beneficial links between Wales and Sub-Saharan Africa.
Draft Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
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NHS Direct Wales
A quarterly report showing the number of handled queries, including telephone and online contacts.
- 69,987 calls were made to NHS Direct Wales, of which 66,211 (95%) were to the main 0845 number.
- 54,629 calls were answered by NHS Direct Wales, of which 51,232 (94%) were on the main 0845 number.
- 11,642 calls were transferred to NHS Direct Wales, from the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust, for clinical triage.
- 344 calls were answered (out of 348 made) from callers expressing a preference for the call to be taken in Welsh (around 0.6% of all calls answered).
- 321 on-line enquiries were made to the web-based enquiry service, 19% fewer than the number (397) in the July to September quarter of 2008.
- 888,078 visits were made to the NHS Direct Wales website, almost 8 times as many as in the July to September quarter of 2008 (112,889), but 19% down on the number (1,096,712) in the April to June quarter of 2014.
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