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09/05/2017  Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Group elects a new Leader
Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Group elects a new Leader

Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Councillors have elected Councillor Dyfrig Siencyn as its new Leader at Porthmadog this week (8 May 2017).

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07/02/2017  Councillor calls on ALL dog owners to behave responsibly as dog fouling is again problematic near Pensiarwaun Bus Shelter
Councillor calls on ALL dog owners to behave responsibly as dog fouling is again problematic near Pensiarwaun Bus Shelter

Only a few months following a campaign at Penisarwaun near Caernarfon to tackle anti-social behaviour by dog owners not cleaning up after their animals, Gwynedd Councillor Hefin Williams is again urging the community to join forces to tackle the on-going problem.

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07/02/2017  Calls, again, for Broadband to rural Gwynedd villages
Calls, again, for Broadband to rural Gwynedd villages

Councillor Gareth Thomas, Penrhyndeudraeth and Llanfrothen Community Council in Gwynedd are calling on the Welsh Government and BT to step up their efforts to ensure the necessary work is undertaken to provide fibre optic broadband facilities in the villages of Croesor and Rhyd.

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10/01/2017  Opinion piece – Status of new Bala Lifelong Learning School
Opinion piece – Status of new Bala Lifelong Learning School

Once again the debate has been rekindled regarding the lifelong learning campus here in Bala, or rather the status of the proposed "new school" is the topic of the day.

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03/01/2017  Gwynedd Leader – looking back and to the future
Gwynedd Leader – looking back and to the future

At the beginning of a new year, Plaid Cymru’s Gwynedd Council Leader, Councillor Dyfed Edwards looks ahead to 2017 and shares his thoughts about his recent term at the helm in Gwynedd.

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16/12/2016  Urgent road safety needed on the A494 Corwen to Bala
Urgent road safety needed on the A494 Corwen to Bala

Copyright: Evan Dobson Bala Councillors are calling on the Welsh Government to prioritise road safety on the A494 from Bala to Corwen following serious road traffic collisions in recent months.

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06/12/2016  Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Council Leader announces he is to step down next May
Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Council Leader announces he is to step down next May

Councillor Dyfed Edwards, Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Council Leader and Leader of the Plaid Cymru Group on the Council has announced his intention to step down from his post at the next County Council election in May 2017.

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01/12/2016  Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor’s world class vascular care crucial to north Wales
Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor’s world class vascular care crucial to north Wales

Plaid Cymru Councillor for Pentir, Bangor, John Wyn Williams says Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board plans to move a world class vascular care service from Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor makes no sense whatsoever.

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17/11/2016  VICTORY FOR CAMPAIGNERS AS DEAL IS STRUCK TO INSTALL ADDITIONAL EXTERNAL ATM IN BLAENAU FFESTINIOG
VICTORY FOR CAMPAIGNERS AS DEAL IS STRUCK TO INSTALL ADDITIONAL EXTERNAL ATM IN BLAENAU FFESTINIOG

Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Dwyfor Meirionnydd Liz Saville Roberts has welcomed news that plans are afoot to install an additional twenty-four-hour external ATM in Blaenau Ffestiniog, following a hard-fought local campaign.

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17/11/2016  Dolgellau youngsters organise a litter pick community clean up at the Marian
Dolgellau youngsters organise a litter pick community clean up at the Marian

Around 20 Dolgellau Girlguiding youngsters and their leaders organised a litter pick at the weekend joined by community leaders and adults in clearing up their own community.

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01/11/2016  Blaenau Ffestiniog Councillor calls for new exit ‘last bank’ Law
Blaenau Ffestiniog Councillor calls for new exit ‘last bank’ Law

Blaenau Ffestiniog County Councillor Mandy Williams-Davies is calling for changes to the Law so no other Welsh town is left out on a financial limb as Blaenau Ffestiniog suffers the after-effects of having no banking establishment in the town.

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01/11/2016  Family business opens new Gwynedd Training Centre
Family business opens new Gwynedd Training Centre

A family-run business from Gwynedd that specialises in waste disposal and drainage services has opened a brand new training centre for its staff.

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08/09/2016  Local Councillors thanks community for support to festival goers
Local Councillors thanks community for support to festival goers

Gwynedd Councillors, Gareth Thomas and Selwyn Griffiths have praised the communities of Penrhyndeudraeth, Porthmadog and the surrounding area for supporting visitors stranded following the problems that arose at Festival No.

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05/09/2016  Disappointment regarding bank closure and calls for help to improve digital skills for local residents
Disappointment regarding bank closure and calls for help to improve digital skills for local residents

Two Blaenau Ffestiniog County Councillors, Cllr Mandy Williams-Davies and Cllr Annwen Daniels have met with HSBC bank managers following the announcement that HSBC bank is to close its doors leaving the Gwynedd town with no banking establishment.

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01/08/2016  Construtive meeting held to discuss Ysbyty Gwynedd parking concerns
Construtive meeting held to discuss Ysbyty Gwynedd parking concerns

 Plaid Cymru Arfon MP Hywel Williams and Pentir Councillor John Wyn Williams have met with Ysbyty Gwynedd Hospital Director, Meinir Williams to discuss a way forward to address local concerns about parking provision at the hospital.

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26/07/2016  Plaid Cymru retain seat in Waunfawr By-election
Plaid Cymru retain seat in Waunfawr By-election

There is celebration today in Waunfawr after the announcement that Edgar Owen from Waunfawr has been elected as the new Plaid Cymru Councillor at Gwynedd Council.

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18/07/2016  New Plaid Cymru Councillor for Y Felinheli
New Plaid Cymru Councillor for Y Felinheli

Plaid Cymru won the Felinheli By-election on Thursday July 14, exactly 50 years since Gwynfor Evans won his first seat for the party in Carmarthen.

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28/06/2016  Local solicitor announced as Plaid candidate for Y Felinheli By-Election
Local solicitor announced as Plaid candidate for Y Felinheli By-Election

As Deputy Leader of Gwynedd Council pays homage to the new Arfon Assembly Member Siân Gwenllian, an announcement was made that her replacement candidate for Felinheli Ward, solicitor, Gareth Griffith will be fighting a By Election on 14 July.

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27/06/2016  Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Leader calls for new regional economic policy
Plaid Cymru Gwynedd Leader calls for new regional economic policy

Following Thursday’s vote (23 June 2016) for the UK to leave the European Union, Dyfed Edwards, Plaid Cymru’s Leader of Gwynedd Council, has called for a new regional economic policy to be implemented for Wales.

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22/06/2016  Blaenau’s mining community left without a banking establishment
Blaenau’s mining community left without a banking establishment

Two Blaenau Ffestiniog County Councillors Mandy Williams-Davies and Annwen Daniels are gravely concerned at the news announced this week that HSBC bank is to close its doors leaving the Gwynedd town with no banking establishment.

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