Opinions

We are all Team GB

For those who ever doubted the ability of our country to punch above its already considerable weight, the Rio Olympics offered a stinging rebuke.

Another Successful Vale Show

The Vale of Glamorgan Agricultural Show opened its doors to the community last Wednesday at the Fonmon Castle Grounds for a fantastic day of livestock competitions, locally sourced produce and family fun.

Wales' Home-Grown Olympians

This year’s Olympic Games boasts the highest number of Welsh Olympians to compete in the games, with seven of them already having won medals.

3G Pitch news is a wonderful boost for the Vale

Having consistently called for an expansion in the number of all-weather, third and fourth generation (3G and 4G) sports pitches in the Vale to combat this problem, I am delighted at news this month that six new 3G training pitches are to be built at the Colcot Sport Centre.

Charity in the Vale of Glamorgan

This Friday I had the pleasure of meeting representatives from Breast Cancer Now and the Brain Tumour Charity to hand over the sponsorship money so kindly donated by local people to support my London Marathon effort.

Let’s teach kids to stay safe online

It is the youngest users of the internet, who often have greater digital skills than their parents but lack experience of human nature, or the ability to spot a scam, who are often most at risk.

Alun Cairns Grasps Success on Barry Island

 Crowds are flocking once more to Barry Island, the beach is heaving and for local businesses, trade is booming. The Vale’s chief town is restored as South Wales’ iconic seaside location.

Alun Cairns Champions Local Investment

Hundreds more families in the Vale of Glamorgan who now have the security of a regular pay packet benefit from the increased responsibility and self-respect that work brings.