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Andrew RT Davies welcomes pay cap lift

Welsh Conservatives have welcomed the UK Government’s decision to award pay rises for police and prison officers.

Under new plans announced today, Conservatives will deliver a 1.7% pay rise to prison officers and a 1% pay rise for police.

Welsh Government to ban plastic ‘microbeads’

The Welsh Government is to follow the UK Government’s lead in introducing a ban on plastic microbeads in cosmetics; a move welcomed by Welsh Conservatives.

A consultation will be launched later in the year to discuss how to enforce a ban.