Assembly News

Action Needed to Help Attract International Visitors to Wales

Renewed calls have been made for the removal of Visit Wales from Welsh Government control and creating an industry-led approach to marketing Wales.  This follows the finding by Janet Finch-Saunders, Assembly Member for Aberconwy, that the number of international trips to Wales during the first qu

Welsh Labour Government Forgets about Holiday Hunger in 9 Local Authorities

Following the launch of the Welsh Labour Government’s new £100,000 pilot scheme which aims to support low income families during the holidays, Janet Finch-Saunders, Shadow Minister for Social Care, Children, and Young People, has hit out at the Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services for t

AM Trumpets the Case of Welsh Brass Bands in the Senedd

With licencing requirements stopping children joining brass bands across Wales, Janet Finch-Saunders, Shadow Minister for Children and Young People, championed their cause in questions to the First Minister, and secured a promise that local authorities will be monitored so to establish whether th

Shadow Minister Stands Up for North Wales Care Homes in the Senedd

Janet Finch-Saunders, Shadow Minister for Social Care, has championed North Wales care homes in the Senedd after discovering that they have only now being told how much they will be paid by Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board for the care given to clients during the last financial year.

11,000 waiting beyond safe levels for ophthalmology appointment in North Wales

Following the Member’s finding that Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board has the highest number of individuals of any health board waiting beyond clinically safe levels for an ophthalmology appointment, she spoke out yesterday during the Welsh Conservative debate on sight loss, and called for