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“People can’t afford to wait any longer for action” – Heledd Fychan MS

Only one of the Labour Welsh Government’s fourteen recommendations to tackle the Cost of Living crisis have been delivered, research from Plaid Cymru has revealed.

In August of last year, the Welsh Government formed a group of 18 experts to advise the Government on the impact the Cost of Living crisis is having on the people of Wales, and to identify actions that should be taken to mitigate the effect. 

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Heledd Fychan MS invites local organisation to attend the fifth cost of living event

The cost-of-living crisis is far from over with thousands of people in South Wales Central struggling to cover their essential household costs. 

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Heledd Fychan MS joins junior doctors on the picket line

This morning, I joined our junior doctors on the picket line at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital.
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Heledd Fychan MS visit Mothers Matter to discuss support for women and their families

I recently visited Mothers Matter in Tonypandy. They are doing inspirational work, providing vital support to women, men, and families during their pre- and post-natal journeys.

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Heledd Fychan MS visit Ynysybwl baby bank

I very much enjoyed my recent visit to Ynysybwl baby bank this past month. Located in the community centre, the baby bank provides essential items like nappies, formula, toys, and clothing for free to those in need. A big thank you to Cllr Paula Evans and the incredible volunteers who make this possible and dedicate their time to supporting families in the community. If you can help, donations are always welcome please contact Paula Evans or Ynysybwl community centre,

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Heledd Fychan MS visit RE: Make it Valleys

It was great to meet with Nova and the team at RE:MAKE Valleys last Friday and visit their zero waste shop and community space in Maerdy.

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New proposed RCT transport policy would single out primary aged Welsh speakers and children of faith for unfavourable treatment

Do you have children aged 3-19 attending school or college in RCT, or perhaps you are a learner yourself? If so, you will want to know about the recent proposal by RCT council to make cuts to school transport. 

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S4C report must be a ‘turning point’ says Plaid Cymru


Plaid Cymru spokesperson on culture Heledd Fychan responds to ‘shocking report into the channel 

A 'shocking' report into allegations of bullying within S4C needs to be a 'turning point' for the channel says Plaid Cymru.

The report by Capital Law on the culture within S4C was published today.

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PISA results show that results in Wales have taken step back

Plaid Cymru has responded to the latest PISA results released today, which show the worst results in Wales since they first took part in PISA in 2006. Wales was also the lowest performing devolved country in the UK for all three subject fields which include Mathematics, Science and Reading.

 

Plaid Cymru has criticised the handling of child poverty rates in Wales which it says has contributed to the results, leading to high absenteeism in Welsh schools.

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University student gains insight into Politics through work placement with Heledd Fychan MS

Over the last 2 months myself and my team have been joined by Poppy a final year Politics and International relations student from Swansea University. Poppy has helped the team with a variety of research tasks and supporting the team in the Senedd. 

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