Local MP Alun Cairns has been made a Wales Office Minister and a Government Whip by the Prime Minister, making him the first MP from Barry or the Vale to play a part in government since before the days of Sir Raymond Gower in 1951 or Dorothy Rees DBE in 1950.
Local MP Alun Cairns is the fastest MP in the House of Commons over 26.2 miles. The Vale MP ran the London Marathon last Sunday in aid of Ty Hapus, the Alzheimer’s care unit in Barry and the local branch of Marie Curie Cancer Care. Money raised so far is close to £6000. Alun Cairns…Continue reading this article →
At a public meeting in Barry organised by Alun Cairns MP, Cardiff Bus and First Cymru explained why they had cut our local bus services. In summary, they said that the Welsh Government has cut the central subsidy by 25% and that direct subsidies from the Vale Council for specific routes have also been cut.…Continue reading this article →
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Vale MP Alun Cairns met the new Vale of Glamorgan Youth Mayor Tom Chandler and his Deputy Emily Peters to present train tickets for the Youth Cabinet Group to visit Westminster.
Vale MP Alun Cairns visited Palmerston Primary School in Barry where he was met by pupils keen to show him a giant Halloween pumpkin weighing over 60kg.
Cowbridge Rotary Club’s display for ‘End Polio Now’ day outside Caffè Nero on Friday 24th October was enlivened by a visit from the Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Wales, Alun Cairns, MP.
Vale MP Alun Cairns visited a talented group of youngsters at Rising Sun Kyokushin Karate Club on Barry Island recently. Mr Cairns joined group leader and local footballer Spencer Bennett where he saw the group in action and the skills and dedication required to achieve a black belt in the martial art.
Vale MP Alun Cairns welcomed a group from the Barry branch of the Citizens Advice Bureau during a trip to Parliament this week. Mr Cairns said: “The Citizens Advice Bureau team offer residents such a wonderful service in the Vale of Glamorgan. I consider it to be a vital service. That is why I was…Continue reading this article →