March 7, 2017

What Will Happen to the Welsh University Sector After Brexit?

This afternoon I spoke in a St David’s Day debate about Welsh affairs and Brexit. I used the opportunity to highlight the issues that the Welsh university sector will be facing after Britain leaves the European Union, including whether the sector will be able to attract the best minds, and if there will be a replacement for vital research funding …

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July 19, 2016

Higher Education Bill Debate

As my constituency includes three universities – Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University and the University of South Wales – I am very passionate about holding the government to account and securing a good future for research and learning in higher education. This afternoon and evening Parliament debated the government’s Higher Education and Research Bill. The Bill, according to the Government, is …

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August 13, 2015

Congratulations to Students Receiving AS and A Level Results

Congratulations to all my constituents who have had their exam results today. I know how hard you have worked and how much support teachers, parents and carers have provided. Whatever you do next, I wish you the very best of luck. I’m also looking forward to welcoming the thousands of new students who, following their results today, will be coming …

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