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Local Government Reform

Spoken Contribution - 16:56:15 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks, Minister, for your statement today. Local government reform brings with it an opportunity and I think reforms could work well as...

Public Sector Decarbonisation

Spoken Contribution - 16:59:00 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Government for bringing today’s debate. We are interested in environmental issues in UKIP and, particularly, we are...

Debate on the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee Report on their Inquiry into Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Wales

Spoken Contribution - 16:02:45 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Chairman for laying the committee’s report before the Chamber. The report is concerned primarily with improving conditions...

The Economy and Brexit

Spoken Contribution - 16:24:46 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to Plaid for bringing today's motion. Some of the ideas that they have we do actually partially agree with. On the funding issue,...

Affordable Housing?

Spoken Contribution - 15:15:18 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thank you, Chair, and thanks to the Conservatives for bringing today’s debate on a very important issue of affordable housing, and in...

Devolution of Policing

Spoken Contribution - 15:21:06 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the individual Members for bringing today’s debate. I think devolution of policing is an important issue, and I should point out...

The Trade Union Bill Debate

Spoken Contribution - 15:12:16 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document The Trade Union Bill that the Welsh Government has brought here to debate today is a piece of legislation that has been scrutinised at...

Update on Campaign for Real Ale

Spoken Contribution - 13:55:50 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Mike Hedges mentioned the closure of high-street banks and you mentioned post offices. Another important part of district shopping areas...

Driverless cars

Spoken Contribution - 15:06:21 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Minister for his statement today. Nick Ramsay made the point that this report may well not end up being the talk of pubs and...

UK Issues

Debate on the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee Report on their Inquiry into Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Wales

Spoken Contribution - 16:02:45 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Chairman for laying the committee’s report before the Chamber. The report is concerned primarily with improving conditions...

Devolution of Policing

Spoken Contribution - 15:21:06 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the individual Members for bringing today’s debate. I think devolution of policing is an important issue, and I should point out...

‘BAN TRUMP FROM BRITAIN – NOW!’

So all the silly lefties are marching against Trump – again. Now the spotty fools have decided that it’s wrong that the US President has tried to ban people from seven countries from entering the USA. This ban is part of Trump’s plan to restore secure borders around...

Equality Report – Wheelchair users

We can't get on the train Spoken Contribution - 17:27:15 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV   |   View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Minister for bringing today’s debate. We broadly support the aims of the report, and we also...

Local Government Reform

We want local people to decide on local planning Spoken Contribution - 15:34:00 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV   |   View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Minister for his statement today. We in UKIP broadly support the...

Local Government Tour of Eastern England

by UKIP Welsh Assembly Member Gareth Bennett Once we settled down into our Assembly group, all the UKIP AMs were given particular areas of policy to concentrate on. I was appointed as the UKIP spokesman in the Assembly for Local Government & Housing (I also do...

International

Debate on the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee Report on their Inquiry into Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Wales

Spoken Contribution - 16:02:45 Watch this contribution on Senedd TV | View this contribution in the Record of Proceeding document Thanks to the Chairman for laying the committee’s report before the Chamber. The report is concerned primarily with improving conditions...

‘BAN TRUMP FROM BRITAIN – NOW!’

So all the silly lefties are marching against Trump – again. Now the spotty fools have decided that it’s wrong that the US President has tried to ban people from seven countries from entering the USA. This ban is part of Trump’s plan to restore secure borders around...

Welsh Donald Trump Welcomes Trump

(Photo: Getty Images) First, I would like to congratulate the new President-elect of the USA, Donald Trump. Especially as we have a few things in common. Not sure if you remember this, but back in March, when I was running for the Assembly, the Western Mail called me...

Sport, Arts, Misc

Local History

The Little Book of Cardiff

Everything you always wanted to know about Cardiff, stuck together in one easy-to-read volume.  Does what it says on the tin. Gareth Description from Amazon Authors David and Gareth take a trip through the places, peculiarities and past practices of Cardiff, stopping...