WELSH Secretary Alun Cairns was accused yesterday of leading a Wales Office
that had become "too toxic to serve the interests of Wales".
We even contacted the Wales Office
last week and asked for full details of the arrangements, stressing our wish to cover the renaming.
A Brexit-inspired bank holiday, scrapping the Wales Office
, BBC privatisation and a commission to organise general election leaders' debates are among a raft of proposed laws drafted by MPs.
Minister Guto Bebb has welcomed today's backing by the Prime Minister for the Northern Powerhouse, calling it "great news for North Wales".
Air fare spending was up from nothing to PS27,948 over the same period in the Wales Office
and by PS10,000 at Education in 2012.
Shadow Welsh secretary Owen Smith tabled Commons questions on the cost of the Wales Office
's decision to refer the Bill to the Attorney General.
CAROLINE Flint, the former Europe Minister, spent much of last week bombarding the Wales Office
with queries about its gas arrangements.
But Mr Hain, the new Leader of the House, said: "I remain Secretary of State for Wales as well, and the Wales Office
But it is further evidence of the Wales Office
's increasing irrelevance to our devolved nation.
The Wales Office
expects the removal of the charges to boost the South Wales economy by around PS100m a year.
A RECRUITMENT firm says its North Wales office
has been a success since opening two years ago.
The Wales Office
Minister will meet the Farmers Union of Wales (FUW) and the National Farmers Union (NFU) where he will hear the FUWs proposals on how to encourage the public to buy British farm produce wherever possible.