Welsh Conservatives today urged the Welsh Labour Government to avoid a repeat of the chaos in parts of rural North Wales last winter where many hill farmers were unable to bury their fallen stock after heavy snow falls.
The Leader of the Welsh Conservatives has written to the Chair of the Communities, Equality and Local Government Committee calling for an independent inquiry into the future of Welsh regional rugby governance and financing.
Commenting on today’s publication of the draft Wales Bill – which will enable devolved governance in Wales to become more accountable – Leader of the Welsh Conservatives Andrew RT Davies AM, said: “The publication of this Bill is both hugely welcome and enormously significant."
Commenting on figures obtained by the BBC – which show 13 per cent of staff positions within Welsh emergency departments are either vacant or filled by temps – Shadow Minister for Health Darren Millar AM said: “These unacceptable figures lay bare the true scale of Labour’s failure to recruit NHS staff."
The Welsh Labour Government’s consultation on possible routes for an M4 relief road around Newport is due to end today - with a call from Welsh Conservatives to press on with the plans and name a start date. Welsh Conservatives have long campaigned for a relief road to ease congestion along the main arterial route through South Wales.