UN Report on Poverty in the UK

Recently, the UN Special Rapporteur Professor Philip Alston, visited the UK (including Cardiff) to report on the state of poverty. In his damning report, Prof Alston condemned the UK government’s treatment of the country’s poorest and most vulnerable.  He said that cuts to social support were inflicting unnecessary misery in […]

Hinkley Point Dredging Concerns

I have been raising concerns on behalf of my Vale of Glamorgan constituents about the impact of dredging mud and sediment from Hinkley Point A and B nuclear power plants, since the issue first arose last September. There are fears that the mud being moved across the Bristol Channel, to […]