spending review

Spending review reveals repeat of broken UK government promise to farmers – FUW

Spending review reveals repeat of broken UK government promise to farmers – FUW

Relative cuts to Wales’ agricultural and rural development funding allocation announced in the latest spending review break, the Conservative manifesto...

October 30, 2021

‘No assurances’ provided about funding commitments post-Brexit

‘No assurances’ provided about funding commitments post-Brexit

The absence of any future funding commitments from the UK and Scottish governments beyond 2022 is eroding certainty and confidence...

December 22, 2020

BPS is ‘crucial’ to Welsh farmers – NFU Cymru

BPS is ‘crucial’ to Welsh farmers – NFU Cymru

NFU Cymru has emphasised that the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) is “crucial” to Welsh farming businesses and has urged the...

December 3, 2020

Reduction in future funding for farmers ‘a bitter pill to swallow’ – NSA Wales

Reduction in future funding for farmers ‘a bitter pill to swallow’ – NSA Wales

Representatives from the National Sheep Association’s (NSA) Wales/Cymru region are urging Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural...

November 27, 2020

£100 million funding shortfall ‘a bitter blow for farmers’ – NFU Cymru

£100 million funding shortfall ‘a bitter blow for farmers’ – NFU Cymru

A possible near £100 million shortfall in funding for Welsh agriculture is a “bitter blow at a critical and extremely...

November 27, 2020

Spending Review ‘presents a mixed picture for farmers’ – NFU

Spending Review ‘presents a mixed picture for farmers’ – NFU

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has published the annual Spending Review for the UK yesterday (Wednesday, November 25). Responding to the Chancellor’s...

November 26, 2020

‘Spending review will benefit rural Scotland’ – SLE

‘Spending review will benefit rural Scotland’ – SLE

Scottish Land and Estates (SLE) has welcomed funding commitments from the Spending Review which can help aid the rural economy...

November 26, 2020