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Huw helps students clean up the Ewenny River

Ogmore MP Huw Irranca-Davies stopped by the Pencoed Comprehensive School to assist students in cleaning up the River Ewenny. The clean-up was the culmination of an ongoing project called Schools for Resilience that Pencoed’s Eco team and the Field Studies Council have been working on jointly. The Pencoed Comprehensive School was selected as a pilot[…]

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Llanharan Schoolboy Reaches Final of Voice Box Comedy Awards in Parliament

Since September 2015, hundreds of schoolchildren across Wales, Scotland and England have taken part in the joke-telling competition, Voice Box. Twenty made it through to the final at Speaker’s House, Westminster in London on 2 March. One of them was local schoolboy Alex Allen from Llanharan, Rhondda. Alex, age 8, who attends Llwyncrwn Primary School[…]

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Coleg Cymunedol Y Dderwen Students in Parliament for International Women’s Day

For International Women’s Day 2016 Huw Irranca-Daives MP hosted three young women for an eventful “Take Over Tuesday” in Parliament. The sixth form students, Natalie, Jamie, and Sophie, were nominated for the opportunity by their teachers at Coleg Cymunedol Y Dderwen. The day began with a glimpse into the work of the Women and Equalities[…]

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Huw, Vaughan and Chris visit Llynfi Valley Health & Wellbeing Centre

Ogmore MP Huw Irranca-Davies, Welsh Government Deputy Health Minister Vaughan Gething and prospective parliamentary candidate for Ogmore Chris Elmore have taken time to the Llynfi Valley Health and Wellbeing Centre at Hartshorn House. Huw, Vaughan and Chris were shown around the Centre by Julie Jones the Centre Manager and local volunteer Michele Jones. Hartshorn House[…]

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Mountain Hare Inn named CAMRA Community Pub of the Year 2016

The Mountain Hare Inn pub and brewery in Brynnau Gwynion has been named the CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) Vale of Glamorgan and Bridgend Community Pub of the Year 2016. Taking time out to visit Huw Irranca-Davies MP, local councillor Roger Turner and prospective parliamentary candidate for Ogmore Chris Elmore were shown the pub by[…]

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Huw, Vaughan and Chris meet Ogmore Valley First Responders

Ogmore MP Huw Irranca-Davies, Welsh Government Deputy Health Minister Vaughan Gething and prospective parliamentary candidate for Ogmore Chris Elmore took time to meet volunteers of the Ogmore Valley First Responders this week, learning about their actions in meeting the emergency health needs of local communities. The Ogmore Valley scheme, which covers from Blackmill in the[…]

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Huw’s Views on Transitional State Pension Arrangements for Women

Many constituents have contacted me about the unfair pension treatment of women born in the 1950s. We are trying to persuade the UK government to change its mind, as over 3,000 women of pension age in this area could lose out as well as hundreds of thousands across the UK. We all know that state[…]