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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…

Wales’ inspiring D/deaf and disabled women receive recognition

Deaf and disabled women from across Wales are being recognised in the Senedd today for creating change and breaking down barriers. Joyce Watson AM will welcome an audience of over…

Broadband call to help save lives at St Davids lifeboat station

A LOCAL politician is seeking urgent action to help save lives at sea. Assembly Member Joyce Watson is lobbying for fast, reliable internet to be delivered to the RNLI’s lifeboat…

Lifeboat station has no broadband

ST Davids lifeboat station is the only one in the UK without fibre broadband. Assembly Member Joyce Watson is lobbying for fast, reliable internet to be delivered to the RNLI’s…