UK Government welcomes INEOS Automotive investment to Bridgend site

Announcement to create up to 500 jobs is a ‘clear demonstration’ of confidence in UK economy

The UK Government has welcomed news that INEOS Automotive will assemble up to 25,000 of its new Projekt Grenadier SUV vehicles per year at the Brocastle site in Bridgend.

On Patrol with Barry Police

Column in the Glamorgan GEM by Rt Hon Alun Cairns MP:

Our local Police Officers do a fantastic job.  I say this not out of blind support but from experience in shadowing the response team on a busy night in Barry some weeks ago. 

Vale MP Launches Annual Pub Competition

Alun Cairns MP has launched his annual Parliamentary Pub of the Year competition, with eleven pubs from across the Vale competing for the 2019 title.

Vale MP Supports Community Dementia Initiative

A dementia scheme developed by a local PCSO, Serena James, aimed at protecting the most vulnerable people in society has been championed by Vale MP Alun Cairns, who has called on the Chief Constable of South Wales Police to roll it out across the area.

MP Announces Winner of Instagram Competition

Vale MP Alun Cairns has announced the winner of his annual Instagram competition is 12-year-old Haneen, who is part of Shutter Hire Kids Photography Club in Dinas Powys. The winning picture captured flowers overlooking Whitmore Bay on Barry Island.

Cash for Vale Schools as PM Boosts Education Funding

With Vale schools facing a funding crisis from the Welsh Government, the UK Government has announced a £14bn investment in education which will see Wales receive £1.24bn in additional funding.