Jane Meets Local Veterans

The Vale AM, Jane Hutt, accompanied First Minister Carwyn Jones to Dame Eileen Younghusband’s memorable funeral, and afterwards she met  Barry veteran Russ Kiteley from Group 617, who told her about their plans to develop a ‘community hub’ for veterans. She had a further meeting with Russ Kiteley and Noel […]

Singing Goodbye to Eileen!

The rain stayed away for the wonderful  Concert in the Park at Belvedere Crescent, next to the Castleland Community Centre,  on Saturday. There was entertainment from the Barry Tenovus Sing With Us choir, the Vale People First Real Lives Choir, the South Wales Police Band and the young people’s rap group. Jane […]

Taking Wales Forward

Programme for Government Statement – Taking Wales Forward September 2016   Key Messages   The Welsh the Government’s relentless focus will be on driving improvement in the Welsh economy and public services, delivering a Wales which is prosperous and secure, healthy and active, ambitious and learning, united and connected. This […]

Good News for Vale People First

Vale of Glamorgan AM Jane Hutt met Vale People First Coordinator Liz Davidson on Friday August 19th, to hear more about how a £60,000 grant over three years from Lloyds Bank Foundation will help young disabled people live independently.  Vale People First is a self advocacy organisation for and led by people […]

Food and Fun Scheme at Barry Schools!

Last week, Jane Hutt visited a ‘Food and Fun’ School Holiday Enrichment Programme (SHEP) at Barry Comprehensive and Bryn Hafren.  The SHEP initiative is a multi-agency programme, developed by the Food Cardiff partnership, to provide healthy meals, nutrition education and physical activity sessions to children in areas of deprivation during […]