Ambulance response target missed by 10%

Figures published today show that Carwyn Jones’ Labour Government has missed its ambulance response time target for the 20th time in 21 months.

Three Welsh pubs closing every week

Welsh Conservatives will today call on the Welsh Labour Government to end its opposition to a Right to Bid, which would help save Welsh pubs, which are closing at a rate of three a week.

Labour Ministers must learn lessons of coastal flooding

Commenting on the publication of a report by Natural Resources Wales into this winter’s coastal flooding and its 47 recommendations for the Welsh Government and other authorities, Russell George AM, Shadow Minister for the Environment, said:

Overflowing & festering bins will encourage pests

Commenting on confirmation that a Welsh local authority has agreed three weekly refuse collections to begin in October 2014, Russell George AM, Shadow Minister for the Environment, said:

European Manifesto Launch

Only the Welsh Conservatives can give the people of Wales real change in Europe at next month's elections.

Drop in unemployment welcomed

Commenting on today’s unemployment figures – which show a fall of 6,000 people out of work during the last quarter in Wales – Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Business, William Graham AM, said: "This is a further sign of economic growth that I welcome wholeheartedly."

Ministerial commitment required on missed cancer target

Welsh Conservatives have called for a Ministerial commitment on cancer waiting times – which have been missed again in Wales. Figures published today reveal 90.5 per cent of patients newly diagnosed via the ‘Urgent Suspected Cancer’ route started definitive treatment within the target time of 62 days.