Huw pledges to tax bank bonuses to fund jobs for young people in Ogmore

Huw Irranca-Davies, Labour parliamentary candidate for Ogmore, has called for a tax on bank bonuses to fund more jobs for young people in Ogmore. Huw Irranca-Davies recently signed a pledge with Labour’s Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls and Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Rachel Reeves that the next Labour Government will tax bank bonuses to fund[…]

Huw Joins Two Punks and a Tandem and Schoolchildren at Blaengarw Workmen’s Hall

Vale and Valley Community Arts and the Arts Council of Wales ‘Young Promoters Scheme’ work together to bring an exciting new theatrical production to Blaengarw Workmen’s Hall   Huw Irranca-Davies, MP for Ogmore, has praised Vale and Valley Community Arts and local schoolchildren for bringing an exciting theatre production of ‘Two Punks and a Tandem’[…]

Huw votes in favour of Standardised Packaging for cigarettes in the UK

Huw Irranca-Davies has voted in favour of a law to introduce standardised packaging for cigarettes in the UK. The draft Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 were laid before the House of Commons on 23 February and were approved by the House on 11 March. Mr Irranca-Davies was one of 367 MPs who voted[…]

‘Our NHS must stay true to Nye Bevan’s vision’ – Huw speaks at St. David’s Day rally in Tredegar to celebrate the NHS

Huw Irranca-Davies, MP for Ogmore, joined hundreds of people to stand up for the NHS at a rally in Tredegar this weekend, the birthplace of NHS founder Aneurin “Nye” Bevan. Around 300 people marched from Tredegar clock tower to Bedwellty Park on St David’s Day, despite sleet and wind buffeting their placards. The event was[…]

Huw backs Bridgend Council appeal to encourage LGBT people to consider fostering and adoption

Huw Irranca-Davies, MP for Ogmore, is supporting the work being done by Bridgend County Council to mark LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week. The Labour run Bridgend County Borough Council is marking LGBT Adoption and Fostering Week (2-8 March) by urging lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people to consider making a positive difference to local[…]