Devolved Regions




The countryside at the Senedd

| Countryside Alliance Wales, Devolved Regions

The countryside came to Cardiff on 16th May for a special showcase event at the heart of Welsh Politics. Countryside Alliance Director for Wales, Rachel Evans, organised the event at the Welsh Assembly with the support of organisations such as the NGO, Salmon & Trout Association, FUW and with Countryside Alliance Award winners as well…

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Rearing to go

| Countryside Alliance Wales, Devolved Regions

The Countryside Alliance has chaired an “unprecedented” meeting of rural organisations and Assembly Members to discuss shooting interests in Wales. The meeting, sponsored by Mick Bates AM (Lib Dems), Brynle Williams AM (Welsh Conservative) and Rhodri Glyn Thomas AM (Plaid Cymru), was held at the Welsh Assembly in Cardiff on 12th May. It was also…

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Swansea schoolboy receives angling bronze medal at Parliament

| Countryside Alliance Wales, Devolved Regions

A teenager from Morriston Comprehensive in Swansea travelled to an awards reception at Parliament in London to discover he had won a bronze medal in the Champions scheme of Fishing for Schools, The Countryside Alliance Foundation’s national angling programme. Alex Richards was accompanied by his parents and two of the school’s teachers to Parliament and was…

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Innovative broadband pilots are a good first step

| Campaigns, Communities and Business, Countryside Alliance Wales, Devolved Regions, Mobile and Broadband

The Countryside Alliance (CA) welcomes the Government’s confirmation today (9 February 2015) that seven pilot projects are on track to bring superfast broadband to the most difficult to connect communities in the UK. The Government aims to provide  speeds of 24Mbps to 95% of the UK by 2017 and two million more homes and businesses…

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