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Llanberis - Caernarfon bus service saved

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Siân Gwenllian AM welcomes the news that Gwynfor Coaches is to take over the running of the no.88 Llanberis service to Caernarfon from Monday, 24th of September after Arriva decided not to continue the service. Arriva will still be running the service on Sundays.

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Arfon AM attends launch of charity bus for wheelchair users

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Barbara Bus Gwynedd has opened a new base at Ceris Newydd Nursing Home, Treborth offering an invaluable service to wheelchair users who cannot use public transport and have no other means of getting out and about.

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Calls to overhaul business rate relief scheme to help small businesses in Arfon

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Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Arfon, Hywel Williams and Welsh Assembly Member Siân Gwenllian have joined forces with local business owners in Arfon calling on the Welsh Labour Government to overhaul the small business rate relief scheme so that businesses with a rateable value of £10,000 or less are exempt from paying the tax.

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Arfon AM calls on Welsh government to offer emergency funding for livestock feed

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Following a visit to a farm near Rhostryfan in the Arfon Constituency, the Assembly Member for the area says the Welsh Government must offer urgent financial assistance to farmers facing difficulties in producing food for their animals. This follows this year’s extreme weather conditions that has limited crop and food-stock production.

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Plaid Cymru Bangor combating ‘holiday hunger’

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The school holidays are well underway, bringing with them ‘holiday hunger’ – where children who usually receive free school meals find it difficult to get enough to eat during the 6 week summer break. Many families fall back on food banks to keep them going at this time of year, with The Trussel Trust – an anti-poverty charity – calling for more public donations to be made in view of this increased demand.

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Plaid Cymru spokesperson on the Welsh language tells Labour to “get on with it”. Sian Gwenllian AM offers Eluned Morgan a way out on Bill

After the Labour Welsh Government confirmed that they would not bring new Welsh language legislation forward over the next year, Plaid Cymru have called on them to act at once to realise the ambition of a million speakers by 2050 and to act on the support the Welsh language has from the people of Wales.

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Give local communities a voice in housing development” says Plaid AM

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The Plaid Cymru Assembly Member for Arfon, Sian Gwenllian, has called for balance in the planning system to ensure that it does not favour large developers at the expense of local needs and community sustainability.

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The Welsh language "at a disadvantage" online compared to other languages

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Plaid Cymru have called for an ‘overlying strategy’ to tackle the Welsh “digital language divide” after it emerged that the Labour Welsh Government has only spent £185,000 over the course of five years to develop Welsh medium digital technology.

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Local MP backs calls to tackle anti social behaviour in town centre

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Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Arfon, Hywel Williams has given his full backing to a campaign to tackle anti-social behaviour and drug taking on the Maes in Caernarfon.

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Good news for Rhosgadfan bus passengers

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Good news was received this week regarding the bus service between Rhosgadfan and Caernarfon with the announcement that an extra journey would be added to the 1F service as of this week. It will now be possible to travel from Caernarfon to Rhosgadfan at 18.30 and then from Rhosgadfan to Caernarfon at 19.46.

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