Assembly News

Highest NHS Staff Sickness Rate on Record

Welsh Conservatives are calling for ‘improved treatment’ of NHS Wales staff as today’s official Welsh Government statistics reveal 6.2% of working days were lost to sickness absence January 2018 – the highest rate ever recorded for a single month.

Service children in Wales deserve extra support

Welsh Conservative Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Education and Children, Darren Millar, has welcomed a UK Government announcement boosting financial support for children from military families by £5 million over the next two years. 

Release Support Funds Early to Help Famers Cope with Drought

Conservatives are today calling for the Welsh Government to release funds from the Basic Payments Scheme this October in order to help Welsh farmers cope with the effects of the prolonged dry spell.

Commenting, Shadow Rural Affairs spokesperson, Andrew RT Davies AM said: