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Jane’s Statement as Equalities Minister

Like millions of people around the world, the tragic death of George Floyd, at the hands of police officers in Minneapolis, has left me shocked, angry and upset.  The First Minister, Mark Drakeford has said that the footage which emerged was “among the most shocking and upsetting” that he had […]

Tribute to Carl Sargeant

  In my tribute to Carl I want to share my memories of this ‘gentle giant’- a man who was witty, loving and loveable, deeply principled, a good friend, comrade and ministerial colleague.   The impact he had as a Minister and Cabinet Secretary are on record and I want […]

Significant Surgery In Rhoose

I want to thank all those who came to my surgery in Rhoose tonight raising important issues and concerns affecting their lives and communities. My surgery was very important to me as well, in memory of Jo Cox, an outstanding MP and Champion of her community whose wonderful life has […]