As the Welsh Labour government publishes its ‘Child Poverty Strategy 2015’, Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Communities, Mark Isherwood AM, has called for results and far more action to deal with the problem.
Andrew RT Davies talks the NHS in North Wales.
Welsh Government figures released today confirm an average Band D council tax rise of 4.1 per cent across Wales for 2015/16.
Information and transparency around the Welsh Labour Government’s film and TV funding should be boosted and regular updates provided on the work of its ‘creative industries sector panel’.
Commenting on the publication of today’s Welsh Labour government ‘Dairy Review’, Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Agriculture and Rural Affairs Russell George AM, said:
“Welsh Conservatives have repeatedly highlighted the very real danger that our dairy farmers are currently dealing with and Labour’s review of the current system is welcome."
Labour’s Shadow Welsh Secretary has admitted that the Welsh Labour Government deliberately ‘rations’ cancer medicines.
Welsh Conservatives have called for lessons to be learned from a critical report on the Welsh economy, produced for the Institute of Welsh Affairs.
From a hugely welcome Severn Bridge toll cut to much-needed support for the air ambulance.
From the massive potential of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon to the huge possibilities of a new Cardiff ‘city deal’.
Responding to the Chancellor’s Budget statement this afternoon, Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Finance, Nick Ramsay AM, said:
“Continued economic growth, more job creation and more community support - this is a Budget for Wales and a Budget that will benefit homes right across our country."
The number of people treated for cancer within the target time, via an ‘urgent’ NHS appointment in Wales, has significantly worsened this year.
Figures published today – for January – show a five per cent drop on December, from 87 to 82 per cent.