Articles

11/09/2017

It was good to see so many people from North East Wales present when I Chaired the annual North Wales meeting of the Assembly Cross Party Autism Group in Bangor.

04/09/2017

As Chair of the Assembly Cross Party Group on Hospices and Palliative Care, I had a constructive meeting with Hospice UK, the Chair of Hospices Cymru and the Chief Executive of St David’s Hospice, Llandudno, and the Chief Executive of St Kentigern Hospice, St Asaph, to discuss our forward work pl

28/08/2017

During my latest ‘catch up’ meeting with Glyndŵr University’s Vice Chancellor, discussion ranged from their efficiency review to their international university franchise arrangements.

07.08.17

I met Natural Resources Wales to discuss fisheries protection and enforcement concerns raised with me by members of the angling community in North Wales.

19.06.2017

Eight months ago I led a non-partisan debate calling on the Welsh Government to bring forward an autism (Wales) bill during the fifth Assembly term. Its defeat on party lines caused huge distress.

16/05/2017

Speaking in the debate on Police Devolution, I stated that Labour and Plaid Cymru calls for the devolution of policing to Wales defied reality. Most people in Wales live along the M4 and A55 corridors, separated by a vast rural area, and very different policing requirements.

08/05/2017

I am honoured to have received the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society Awards 2017 UK ‘Political Supporter of the Year’ Award.

 

North Wales engagements included Chairing MS Society’s Llandudno conference and meeting the Chairman of Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board.

 

30/04/2017

It was a privilege to attend the North Wales Young Enterprise Company and Team of the year 2017 Area Finals.

24/04/2017

As the 1000th member of the Rhydymwyn Valley History Society, I was delighted to attend the Official Opening of the Rhydymwyn Tunnels.

10/04/2017

I am proud to say that my youngest daughter, Meredith,  was crowned ‘Miss Flintshire’ at the ‘Miss Wales 2017 Grand Final’.