support for grassroots music venues in wales

Funding Support announced by Creative Wales for grassroots music venues in Wales

Funding Support announced by Creative Wales for grassroots music venues in Wales A total of £401,551.39 funding has now been allocated to 22 grassroots music businesses across Wales and was created to assist the music industry during the challenges surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Lord Elis-Thomas, said: We’ve…

coronavirus traffic light system to lift lockdown in wales

Coronavirus (Covid-19): ‘Traffic light’ system to lead Wales out of LOCKDOWN

Coronavirus (Covid-19): ‘Traffic light’ system to lead Wales out of LOCKDOWN After nearly eight weeks of lockdown, the Welsh Government sets out its proposals for the next steps; Red, Amber, Green traffic light system to be used to ease lockdown restrictions; Exiting lockdown restrictions will be guided by the science. A traffic light roadmap setting…

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Race Council Cymru (RCC) all Wales BAME COVID-19 Meeting with Health Officials from Welsh Government

Race Council Cymru (RCC) all Wales BAME COVID-19 Meeting with Health Officials from Welsh Government Huge thanks to 98 BAME groups, including grassroots BAME communities across Wales! Brilliant chairing by @shavtaj of @walestuc we need to act on the information shared by ethnic minority people across Wales. @BHMWales @BAMECymruElders @iolanda_banu @AliAbdi_ @WelshGovernment We are very…

wales extends coronavirus lockdown

Wales extends coronavirus lockdown

Wales extends coronavirus lockdown The coronavirus lockdown in Wales will be extended for a further 3 weeks, with minor adjustments proposed but maximum caution maintained to ensure the virus does not spread, First Minister Mark Drakeford has confirmed. To tackle the spread of coronavirus, the Welsh Government introduced regulations in March, which impose strict restrictions…

written statement from vaughan gethin on covid 19 and bame communities

Written Statement: from Vaughan Gethin on COVID-19 and BAME Communities

Written Statement: from Vaughan Gethin on COVID-19 and BAME Communities There is growing evidence COVID-19 infection is having a disproportionate impact on people with Black, Asian, minority or ethnic (BAME) backgrounds. Many of the health or social care workers who have sadly died from COVID-19 were from BAME backgrounds. The evidence continues to evolve but,…

Online training for furloughed workforce during coronavirus pandemic

Online training for furloughed workforce during coronavirus pandemic

Online training for furloughed workforce during coronavirus pandemic New e-learning resources aimed at helping workers furloughed as a result of  coronavirus to learn new skills are now live, Minister for Economy, Transport and North Wales, Ken Skates has announced. The newly launched, informal e-learning provision is aimed at helping furloughed workers to improve their  knowledge…

wales skills match service to help people find jobs during covid 19 outbreak

Wales’ skills match service to help people find jobs during Covid-19 outbreak

Wales’ skills match service to help people find jobs during Covid-19 outbreak A new online service, which will match employers with jobseekers looking for agricultural, land and veterinary work during the Covid-19 outbreak, has launched today. Commissioned by Welsh Government, the new pilot service is delivered by Lantra, the leading awards body for land-based industries…