• COLUMN 3rd NOVEMBER 2017

    This week really feels like winter is starting to set in.  The clocks have gone back and the cold winds are starting to bite.  For many,…

  • Universal Credit

    Last Tuesday in the Senedd, Assembly Members from all Parties took a closer look at the Welsh Government’s budget for the next financial year.  Beyond the…

  • Column 19th July 2017

    I had the pleasure of meeting Dame Kelly Holmes at the National Assembly where she came to tell us politicians about her initiative to help young…

  • Column 13th July 2017

    The Welsh Labour Government are aiming for the Welsh public sector to be carbon neutral by 2030. The Welsh Government invests over £2 million a year…

  • Column 5th July 2017

    This week saw the launch of Rural Wales: Time to Meet the Challenge 2025 which I presented to the Welsh Government to take forward. The focus…

  • Column – 28th June 2017

    We’ve learnt this week the price the Prime Minister has been prepared to pay Northern Ireland’s DUP to prop up her minority Westminster government: £1 billion….

  • Column 22nd June 2017

    I was so saddened by the news of the horrific fire at Grenfell Tower in West London. My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected,…

  • Column 13th June 2017

    It’s been a week since the General Election and the country is still waiting to know what Theresa May’s Government is planning for the new parliamentary…

  • Column 7th June 2017

    I’ll have been up all night by the time you read this over your morning cuppa but, newspaper deadlines being what they are, as I write…

  • Column 2nd June 2017

    Earlier this week the funeral ceremony for our former First Minister Rhodri Morgan took place at the Senedd. Rhodri was a loved political figure who steadied…