Lee Waters AM vows to fight hospital closures

The rumours of hospital closures have been rife following the leaking of documents, which set out a variety of options for hospitals in West Wales including the closure of some. It has led to heated debates at the Welsh Assembly and urgent meetings between the Hywel Dda University Health Board and Assembly Ministers. Llanelli Online...

UKIP Wales Leader weighs in on hospital closures

UKIP Wales Leader and Assembly Member for Mid & West Wales Neil Hamilton weighed into the debate on leaked proposals for the closure of Withybush Hospital in Haverfordwest.

A leaked document shows hospital closures in seven out of nine options. Hywel Dda health board will be presenting its preferred options in the spring but...

Opposition to statutory register for home educators

Two leading members of the home education fraternity have expressed their concerns regarding proposals for a statutory register for home educated children. It comes in the light of the announcement  by Cabinet Secretary Kirsty Williams that the Welsh Assembly Government is proposing to create a statutory register...

UKIP Wales Statement on AM gender quotas

''MOVES to enforce gender balance through law is an admission of defeat by 'progressives' - it implies that an organisation cannot be reformed at the cultural level and relies upon the compulsion to bring about change.

Why stop at gender quotas? How about quotas for race, age, creed or a myriad of other...

UKIP AM calls for better mobile phone coverage

NEIL Hamilton, AM for Mid & West Wales, and Leader of UKIP Wales, has called for better mobile phone coverage for his constituents in Mid & West Wales.

Speaking in the Senedd, Mr Hamilton, party spokesman for Rural Affairs, said that he was concerned about the level of coverage in his Region.

He highlighted the case of a...

Hamilton supports ‘Farmhouse Breakfast’ initiative

NEIL Hamilton, AM for Mid & West Wales, and Leader of UKIP Wales, joined fellow AM’s at the Senedd, today (Tuesday, Jan 23) to support the Farmers Union of Wales ‘Farmhouse Breakfast’ initiative.

Mr Hamilton, Party Spokesman for Agriculture and Rural Affairs, was taking part in the Breakfast Week which is being held all...