Tax Credits cut will hit local families

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The Welsh Liberal Democrats have calculated that 8,200 families in Bridgend and Ogmore will lose out under Conservative plans to cut tax credits.

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Tax Credits cut will hit local families

This is an article for the Glamorgan Gazette

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have calculated that 8,200 families in Bridgend and Ogmore will lose out under Conservative plans to cut tax credits.

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Swansea West Business Park

This is an article for the South Wales Evening Post

I recently carried out a survey of companies based in the Swansea West Business Park in Fforestfach. This revealed that over half of these companies believe that the poor road access to the estate is significantly impacting on their business. In addition over 70% of respondents said that Severn Bridge tolls impact on their business costs.

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Tackling the housing crisis

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A month ago I outlined to a Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru conference Welsh Liberal Democrats plans to increase the current Housing budget of £35 million per year to £70 million per year in the next Assembly term so as to set a target of 20,000 new affordable homes over the same period.

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Tackling the housing crisis

This is an article for the Glamorgan Gazette

A few weeks ago I outlined to a Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru conference the Welsh Liberal Democrats plans to increase the current Social Housing Grant budget of £35 million per year to £70 million per year in the next Assembly term so as to set a target of 20,000 new affordable homes over the same period.

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Tackling the housing crisis

A few weeks ago I outlined to a Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru conference the Welsh Liberal Democrats plans to increase the current Social Housing Grant budget of £35 million per year to £70 million per year in the next Assembly term so as to set a target of 20,000 new affordable homes over the same period.

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Helping young people into work, training and education

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The Welsh Liberal Democrats’ Young Person’s Concessionary Bus Fare scheme which was launched this month, will benefit over 5,000 young people in the Bridgend Council area.

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Helping young people into work, training and education

The Welsh Liberal Democrats’ Young Person’s Concessionary Bus Fare scheme which was launched this month, will benefit over 5,000 young people in the Bridgend Council area, 8,500 young people in Swansea and over 5,000 in Neath Port Talbot.

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Helping people get on the housing ladder

This is an article for the Glamorgan Gazette and the South Wales Evening Post

The Welsh Liberal Democrats have launched ambitious plans to help first-time buyers get on the property ladder.

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Give lifesaving skills to nursery staff

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Following calls by St John Cymru-Wales, the Welsh Liberal Democrats led a cross party debate in the National Assembly calling on the Welsh Government to improve the provision of paediatric first aid training for nursery staff and to assess options for requiring all nursery staff to complete an officially recognised paediatric first aid course.

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