Press and opinion
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Will the new Welsh First Minister be good for the social economy?
The Brexit chaos in Westminster at the end of last year has overshadowed the important news that Mark Drakeford is the new Welsh First Minister. His track record, as well as a detailed leadership manifesto, provide us with a good sense of what a Drakeford government will mean for the social economy in 2019 and beyond.
Welsh shoppers encouraged to buy ‘social’ this Christmas
Shoppers across Wales are being encouraged to use their spending power to create positive social and environmental impacts by supporting local social enterprises this Christmas.
Digital Companions scheme to help millions of Welsh seniors access essential online services
A new volunteering initiative has been launched today which aims to help older people who are living independently in their own homes, to get online and access vital digital services.
Community-led venture inspires new pathway for Wales’ dying pub industry
Community shares scheme raises £85k to bring high street pub back to life.