Welsh Labour AM for Mid & West Wales

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Joyce builds a bridge with Bedol boys and girls

Local Assembly Member Joyce Watson has helped pupils build a bridge at Ysgol y Bedol in Ammanford.

Joyce Watson AM’s ‘Politically Speaking’ column

It’s been an eventful few weeks. Earlier this year Assembly member Gareth Bennet – now UKIP leader – made a bizarre video attacking me. It featured a cartoon barmaid wearing…

Joyce promotes financial advice for universal credit claimants

Joyce Watson AM highlighted the need for debt advice services, as universal credit rolls out to Mid and West Wales. Universal credit rolled out across Pembrokeshire this month. Before the…

JOYCE WATSON AM’S ‘POLITICALLY SPEAKING’ COLUMN

August is traditionally a slow news month, the height of silly season when funny and frivolous stories bulk out the headlines. But the news is relentless these days, too often…

Joyce Watson AM backs Llanfair Caereinion road safety appeal (Powys County Times)

Mid and West Wales AM Joyce Watson is backing a campaign to improve road safety in Llanfair Caereinion. 20 mph signs have been installed on the A458 to slow down…

Joyce takes Powys road safety campaign to the Senedd

Assembly Member Joyce Watson is backing a campaign to improve road safety in Llanfair Caereinon.

‘Don’t touch the hedge till they fledge,’ argues Joyce

Assembly member Joyce Watson is calling for a change in the law to protect wildlife in Wales. Under current legislation, farmers and landowners are prevented from trimming hedges between March…

Joyce Watson AM’s ‘Politically Speaking’ column

At a Labour Party meeting in Ystradgynlais last Saturday we discussed plans for the NHS’s 70th birthday celebrations. The health minister Vaughan Gething recently visited Welshpool hospital to thank staff…

Joyce Watson AM calls for action after BBC badger baiting investigation

A WEST Wales assembly member has demanded action following a BBC investigation into animal cruelty in Pembrokeshire. Animal cruelty campaigner Joyce Watson AM called for UK government action in response…

Joyce goes behind the scenes of Newtown bypass

Ahead of the closure of the A489 Newtown to Kerry road for two weeks from Monday (16 Apr), Assembly member Joyce Watson went behind the scenes of Newtown bypass. The…