I welcome the Chancellor’s announcement of £9 billion of support for households across the UK to help ease growing pressures from the rising cost of living. The UK Government are ensuring every household in the UK receives the support they need to tackle the rising cost of living.
The UK Government has launched a £450 million Boiler Upgrade Scheme. Homeowners across Wales can now benefit from £5,000 grants to fit clean heating systems, such as heat pumps.
Residents are being reminded to apply for a temporary road closure if they are planning to hold a street party as part of the forthcoming Platinum Jubilee celebrations.
The Queen’s Speech set out 38 new Bills, helping to ease the cost of living, strengthen our economy and make our streets safer for everyone. These new Bills will ensure that the Conservatives deliver on the promises we made in 2019.
Today, the UK Government has launched the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. Wales will be the largest beneficiary, receiving £585 million over the next three years! South West Wales itself will receive an additional £138 million from the UK Government.
I attended a meeting with the Home Office to receive an update regarding Ukrainian refugees in the United Kingdom. As Ukraine continues to defend its freedom, the UK public has shown compassion and warmth in welcoming the people of Ukraine into the United Kingdom.
I’m delighted to announce that Bridgend Lawn Tennis Club is the regional winner, and a national finalist, for the Club of the Year Award at the national 2022 LTA Tennis Awards.