Nick Smith MP

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Tories hoping to fare well in the assembly election next spring will be disappointed by their chancellor's decision to cut capital expenditure plans for Wales. Unsurprisingly, the latest polling shows Welsh voters have reacted badly.

Blog: Wales shortchanged

Tories hoping to fare well in the assembly election next spring will be disappointed by their chancellor's decision to cut capital expenditure plans for Wales. Unsurprisingly, the latest polling shows... Read more

Welsh Labour had a good party conference, is showing leadership at the assembly in Cardiff Bay and squaring up to the ConDems on key issues. However, in some key areas, particularly health inequalities, better policy delivery is needed for the future.

Blog: Are the ConDems Walking Away from Wales

Welsh Labour had a good party conference, is showing leadership at the assembly in Cardiff Bay and squaring up to the ConDems on key issues. However, in some key areas,... Read more

THE MP for Blaenau Gwent has called for drink to be charged at a minimum price of 50p per unit.

Nick Smith said setting a minimum price for alcohol at the same level adopted by the Scottish Government would discourage “drinkers of the high octance gut rot alcohol which wrecks so many lives”.

The UK government is looking at a minimum price of 40p.

Blaenau Gwent MP Calls for Drink Price Rise

THE MP for Blaenau Gwent has called for drink to be charged at a minimum price of 50p per unit. Nick Smith said setting a minimum price for alcohol at... Read more

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