The news from Cardiff Council that you might have missed – 11/07/22

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08/07/22 – Cardiff set to benefit from expansion of special education needs provision

Pupils across Cardiff are set to benefit from a wide-ranging expansion of special and additional learning needs education provision, with recommended proposals creating more than 270 additional spaces over the coming years.

Read more here:

https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29407.html

 

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08/07/22 – Expansion of Pentyrch Primary School moves step closer

Ambitious plans to increase the number of pupils at Pentyrch Primary School and establish 32 places in a new nursery unit for three-year-olds have moved a step closer.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29405.html

 

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08/07/22 – Developing a bilingual workforce for a bilingual capital

Cardiff Council is making significant strides in developing a bilingual workforce in the capital as the number of employees with Welsh language skills continues to rise.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29403.html

 

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08/07/22 – Delivering a Stronger, Fairer and Greener Cardiff

A vision of a Stronger, Fairer and Greener Cardiff and the strategy to help deliver it over the next five years has been revealed by the city’s leader.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29401.html

 

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08/07/22 – Cardiff Council unveils new agency worker policy

Cardiff Council is planning to make long-term agency workers permanent members of staff as part of its commitment to ‘Fair Work Wales’

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29399.html

 

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08/07/22 – Cost-of-living crisis and inflation puts squeeze on Cardiff Council budget

Rising costs in energy, food and services mean that Cardiff Council is facing a £29m shortfall in its budget for 2023-24, a new report has warned.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29395.html

 

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08/07/22 – Cardiff completes Wales’ first carbon-neutral road re-surfacing programme

The first carbon-neutral road resurfacing work in Wales has been carried out by Cardiff Council.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29391.html

 

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08/07/22 – Calling Cardiff bookworms – The Summer Reading Challenge is back!

The popular Summer Reading Challenge is back in Cardiff libraries and hubs this year as part of a Summer of Fun seeking to inspire children in the city to learn more about science and innovation.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29389.html

 

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07/07/22 – Willows High School crowned DebateMate Cup 2022 champions!

The debate to settle which Cardiff school would triumph in this year’s DebateMate Cup is over, with Willows High School crowned champions for 2022.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29378.html

 

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06/07/22 – Cardiff schools get £1.3 million green investment to reduce energy use

Cardiff Council has invested over £1.3 million in energy saving upgrades across 11 of its primary, secondary and Special Educational Needs (SEN) schools, as part of its work to be carbon neutral by 2030.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29375.html

 

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05/07/22 – Royal visit to Cardiff

Cardiff played host to royalty today as HRH The Prince of Wales and HRH The Duchess of Cornwall visited the city.

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https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29367.html

 

 

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05/07/22 – A Summer of Fun for Cardiff’s Children and Young People

After the success of last year’s Summer of Smiles and the Winter of Wellbeing, a ‘Summer of Fun’ festival will take place for the children and young people of Cardiff across the summer holidays.

Read more here:

https://www.cardiffnewsroom.co.uk/releases/c25/29363.html