Hywel Dda


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Hywel Dda

(ˈhaʊəl ˈdɑː) or

Howel Dda

n
(Biography) known as Hywel the Good. died 950 ad, Welsh prince. He united S and N Wales and codified Welsh law
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HEALTH Minister Vaughan Gething has announced the appointment of Maria Battle as the new chairman of Hywel Dda University Health Board for a four-year period.
In 2015-16, health boards combined recorded a PS50.3m budget deficit, with Hywel Dda and Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Boards the only two to overspend.
Hywel Dda University Health Board said the hospital was also experiencing an increase in patients attending its A&E department.
The report also found subsequent investigations by Hywel Dda health board following complaints from Mr T's daughter, Ms R, were "superficial and untimely".
But the tiny babies had to be transferred 90 miles to Merthyr Tydfil because of a lack of facilities at Bronglais while the family say they were told there was no room for them in Hywel Dda Health Board hospitals at Withybush, Haverfordwest, and Glangwili, Carmarthen.
GREAT to read that Christopher Jarvis in Australia (Western Mail, April 6) also remembers teacher Mr Edward James, of Hywel Dda school in Cardiff.
Leading clinicians have said no decision on where a new hospital could be located within the Hywel Dda University Health Board has or will be taken without "serious consideration" of ideas and views from the public.
Cardiff and Vale, Hywel Dda and Abertawe Bro Morgannwg (ABMU) University Health Boards were escalated to "targeted intervention" yesterday - just one level less than the most serious "special measures".
The project, run by the National Library's Education Service, also introduced schoolchildren to the Laws of Hywel Dda, the codification of traditional Welsh law undertaken by Hywel Dda.