How many abandoned buildings would you say there are in Wales currently? 100? 200? 500? Well, according to recent figures, there’s a little more than 500. As of 2017, there are at least 23,000 properties laying empty. …Jesus Christ. The thing is though, despite the initial shock of the statistic, it shouldn’t really come as
Author: Valleys Underground Committee
On the 11th May this month, on a surprisingly sunny Saturday, arguably one of the most historic events in recent Welsh history occurred. Whether or not you accept the estimated number, it was said over a thousand descended upon Cardiff in the largest ever march for Welsh Independence. Indeed, whether it’s the rise of the
Nigel Farage visited Merthyr on Wednesday. Smugly grinning as he strolled along the High Street, Farage promised a better Merthyr, and an end to the economic misery that has plagued the town for decades. Speaking to a crowd of followers at the Trago Mills Carpark – with the business one would expect of a boring
We sit down with Mark Hooper of Basic Income Wales to discuss the possibility of a government provided Universal Basic Income.
We discuss decriminalization, myths and the future of Welsh drug law with Cannabis Industry Wales.
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