Latest News

Kirsty and Roger express concern at possible job losses in Knighton

Kirsty Williams AM and Roger Williams MP, for Brecon and Radnorshire, have expressed their concern about 42 potential local job losses after Benson Heating's parent company AmbiRad Ltd announced it wants to reduce its manufacturing sites from four to three by shutting its base in Knighton.

The company is holding a consultation process over the planned job losses with its staff in Knighton.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Beef Crisis

Roger Williams MP for Brecon and Radnorshire highlighted to the Minister responsible for Food and Agriculture (George Eustice MP) the collapse in the farm gate beef price. 

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Roger gives his view on the Queens Speech

key_RogerChamber.jpg

Roger Williams welcomed the range of proposals in the Queen’s Speech, including powers for direct elections to National Parks, investment in infrastructure and help for small businesses. However, he raises a number of issues which he believes the Government must address.

 

Read more
1 reaction Share

Kirsty Williams responds to the Nuffield report: A decade of austerity in Wales

The report, commissioned by the Welsh Government, found that “growing pressures on the NHS in Wales means it could face an unprecedented funding gap of £2.5bn by 2025.” It went on to say that “to close the gap without additional funding, the Welsh NHS would have to improve productivity at a record rate and sustain this for a period not seen in history of the NHS or other countries health systems.”

Read more
Add your reaction Share