The electrified train-track arriving from London … will be delayed!

Huw has written to Secretary of State for Wales Stephen Crabb to ask whether the electrification of the rail network to Swansea will be delayed, following the shock news of rising costs for the project. The powerful Public Accounts Select Committee in parliament was told on Wednesday 21st October that the estimated costs for the project[…]

Huw calls for increased pension transparency ahead of Good Money Week

Huw joined with a group of MP’s this week to ask their pension scheme, the Parliamentary Contribution Pension Fund (PCPF), for a meeting with representatives from the fund to discuss how their savings are invested.  Taking part were Huw; Caroline Lucas, Green MP for Brighton Pavilion and Member of the Environmental Audit Committee; Barry Gardiner,[…]

Huw wears it pink in Westminster in aid of Breast Cancer Now

Huw has shown his support for women with breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging his constituents to take part in Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 23rd October. wear it pink, the UK’s biggest pink fundraiser, calls on supporters across the country to ditch the day-to-day colours and[…]

Llynfi Community Woodland gets backing of Huw Irranca-Davies MP

An ambitious woodland project stretching from Maesteg to Caerau has got the backing of local MP Huw Irranca-Davies, following a site-visit with Natural Resource Wales (NRW). NRW are working with local communities to develop the community woodland on the former Coegnant Colliery and Maesteg Washeries sites, with funding from the Welsh Government Nature Fund and[…]