- March 18, 2022
- Posted by: Vikki Howells MS
- Category: Latest News
Here is my latest round up, covering some highlights from the past week.
- Attended official opening of TP Hearing clinic in Aberdare.
- Unveiling of Elaine Morgan statue in Mountain Ash (pictured above).
- Met with Natural Resources Wales to discuss Hirwaun flooding issues.
- Meeting with Minister for Economy to talk about local economic matters.
- Questioned First Minister on Welsh Government skills policy.
- Spoke at Equal Power Equal Voice mentoring programme event to encourage greater diversity in public life.
- Chaired Cross-Party Group on Small Shops discussing the #ShopKind campaign and retail crime.
- At the Economy, Trade and Rural Affairs Committee meeting, scrutinised the Ministers for Economy and Rural Affairs and took evidence on the UK-Australia Free Trade Agreement.
- Additional funding for the Pupil Development Grant Access programme equivalent to £100 per eligible child in 2022/23 was announced.
- Welsh Government announces largest ever investment in flood protection.
- The Flying Start programme has been expanded in Wales.
- The Welsh Government announced how it will help children and young people aged 0 to 25 take part in free activities during the summer months.