Welsh Labour MS for Mid & West Wales

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Joyce Watson MS’s County Times ‘Politically Speaking’ column For publication 9 October 2020

Plans to close the Stadco car parts factory in Llanfyllin, announced last week, are devastating, not least because it seems staff were the last to know. To lose one of the largest manufacturing employers in the county would be a huge blow at any time; to lose it now, when people are anxious about the future and their livelihoods, is shattering. At the time of writing I have asked to raise the matter in the (virtual) Senedd Chamber on Tuesday – I hope to get urgent answers for the 129 workers and their families.Read more