August 29, 2017

Advice Surgeries in September

I have now confirmed the dates for my advice surgeries in September. All surgeries are drop ins, so you don’t need an appointment to come and speak to me about an issue. These are the details of my September surgeries:

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August 21, 2017

Funding Available for Local Groups and Charities

The People’s Postcode Lottery have made £4 million in funding available for local charities and groups to apply for. Applications for the latest round of funding are now open and will close on the 28th August. Both charities and community groups are eligible to apply for the grants of between £500 and £20,000. The funding will be allocated through one of …

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August 1, 2017

Asylum Appeal Delays – My Question to the Government

This morning I asked the Leader of the House in Business Questions why there are such long waiting times for people appealing asylum decisions to get a court hearing date. The current minimum timescale for getting a court date is 48 weeks, and then when dates are set they are often months into the future. This is leaving asylum seekers …

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August 1, 2017

Investing in the Transport Infrastructure Cardiff Needs

Last week the government tried to sneak out its announcement that the mainline from Cardiff to Swansea won’t be electrified, despite numerous promises over a long period of time that it would be. This is the latest in a long catalogue of delay, disregard and decision making that ignores Wales and our infrastructure needs. Since being elected in 2015, I …

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