Huw and colleagues joined WWF Cymru representatives at the Senedd to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of WWF-Cymru Earth Hour.  The event also  included a special ‘Message in a Bottle’ campaign, demonstrating the strength of feeling across Wales for climate change action.   Earth Hour takes place at 8:30pm on Saturday 25 March, and will see[…]

Work on Extra Care Facilities Begins – Helping Older And Vulnerable People

                  At a recent groundbreaking ceremony in Ynysawdre, works began to build two new Extra Care Schemes in Ynysawdre and Maesteg that will provide state of the art units for elderly and vulnerable people living in the Bridgend County Borough.  A joint development, via Bridgend County Borough Council, Welsh Government and Linc-Cymru, hoping to[…]

Two Life-Saving Defibrillators For Llanharry Village

Dedicated staff at the Spar and Post Office Llanharry have worked hard raising funds to acquire two defibrillators for the village of Llanharry. Ogmore representatives Irranca-Davies AM and Chris Elmore MP visited the store with the local Councillor Barry Stephens to meet with the staff and praise their efforts. Huw commented: “It’s great to see Llanharry[…]

Ruling the Waves from Maesteg

It was a surprise meeting of three Maestegians in Milford Haven this week when Huw Irranca-Davies visited a fisheries enforcement vessel in Milford Haven harbour as part of a Welsh Assembly committee enquiry.  His committee were investigating marine and fisheries issues off West Wales, and as part of the enquiry were meeting the Welsh Government’s[…]

Over 1000 Welsh Businesses Benefit From Free ICT Advice Service

The Superfast Business Wales Service, backed by the Welsh Government and European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) provides Welsh SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) with comprehensive free, ICT advice and guidance and has helped over 1000 businesses in its first year. To date, 1081 businesses have received a telephone consultation with an online business advisor,[…]

Menter Prifysgol yn helpu i ysbrydoli disgyblion Ton-du/University Initiative Helps To Inspire Tondu Pupils

Fel rhan o fenter ‘Ysgol Aeaf’ Prifysgol Caerdydd, fe wnaeth disgyblion Coleg Cymunedol y Dderwen gyfarfod aelodau o’r Cynulliad Cenedlaethol ac academyddion Prifysgol Caerdydd er mwyn cael cipolwg ar fyd gwleidyddiaeth a’r broses ddeddfu yma yng Nghymru. Nod yr ymweliad, a drefnwyd fel rhan o ‘Ysgol Aeaf’ breswyl am dridiau i ddisgyblion 14 ac 15[…]