Huw praises Bridgend schoolboy who raised Armed Forces Day Flag, and pays Tribute to our Armed Forces

Oldcastle Primary School pupil Joe Elliott had the honour of raising Bridgend’s Armed Forces Day flag ahead of a special parade that marched through Bridgend town on Saturday. The flag is flown annually to show the local community’s pride and appreciation of its serving troops and veterans. Schoolboy Joe was invited by Major Wayne Morgan[…]

Huw backs World Animal Protection’s campaign to protect Marine Animals

As part of World Animal Protection’s Sea Change Week, the international charity was at Westminster encouraging MPs to take action for marine animals. Ogmore MP Huw Irranca-Davies has backed World Animal Protection’s campaign to end the devastating impact of ghost fishing gear on marine mammals and wildlife. Ghost fishing gear refers to any fishing equipment[…]

Huw joins Parliamentary Bike Ride to celebrate Bike Week

Huw Irranca-Davies, MP for Ogmore, celebrated the launch of Bike Week by taking part in the annual Parliamentary Bike Ride. The Bike Ride was hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group, a cross party group which promotes cycling at all levels. The APPCG has been organising the annual Parliamentary Bike Ride for over 20[…]

Ogmore MP Huw Irranca-Davies continues work as Arthritis Champion

Before the election, Huw Irranca-Davies joined forces with Arthritis Research UK to support the charity’s ‘Prevent, Transform, Cure’ manifesto. Mr Irranca-Davies was the very first Member of Parliament to become an Arthritis Champion. Musculoskeletal conditions, including osteoarthritis, back pain and osteoporosis are the single biggest cause of disability and pain across the country, affecting 10[…]

Huw Irranca-Davies MP calls for Global Agreement on Tackling Climate Change

Huw Irranca-Davies, MP for Ogmore, tells fellow MPs that an ambitious global agreement on tackling climate change is essential for economic growth. At this week’s opposition day debate on climate change, Mr Irranca-Davies delivered a powerful speech to his fellow MPs in the House of Commons. In his speech, Mr Irranca-Davies stressed the crucial role[…]