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ANGLESEY MP’S LATEST HIDDEN HERO IS VANESSA WILLIAMS

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie has made Anglesey’s cat rescue champion Vanessa Williams her Hidden Hero for May. Vanessa started Anglesey & District Feline Support & Rescue (ADFSR) in 2017 when her friend found five feral kittens at Soldier’s Point in Holyhead and asked if she could help.  She obtained some humane traps and caught…

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VIRGINIA CROSBIE MP HELPS LOCAL BEACH CLEANING EFFORT

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie met with local volunteers this week to support a beach clean at Porth-y-Corwgl in Rhoscolyn.  North Wales Wildlife Trust were out at the popular tourist spot targeting all types of waste. Virginia got stuck in collecting discarded plastic and other refuse alongside the dedicated volunteers. Her involvement comes ahead of…

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ENERGY MINISTER MEETS WITH ANGLESEY COUNCILS TO DISCUSS WYLFA NEWYDD

Energy minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan has told Anglesey stakeholders that the UK Government remains committed to new nuclear investment at Wylfa Newydd and that her department continues to talk to potential developers.  The update came during an online meeting today with the minister organised by Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie and involving Anglesey County Council, Llanbadrig…

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VIRGINIA CROSBIE MP SUPPORTS ANGLESEY POSTMASTERS IN PARLIAMENT

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie has named in Parliament two innocent Anglesey postmasters who were victims of a large-scale miscarriage of justice involving a faulty IT system. Virginia said it was important that Margery Lorraine Williams and Noel Thomas were mentioned in the House of Commons as being innocent of any crime after their convictions…

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ANGLESEY IS TOP PRIORITY FOR COMMUNITY RENEWAL FUND

Anglesey was named as one of the 100 priority areas for the Community Renewal Fund in the Chancellor’s budget on 3 March, with the Council receiving £20,000 capacity funding to help them prepare bids for the deadline of 18 June. Working in conjunction with MP for Ynys Môn, Virginia Crosbie, the Council is inviting businesses…

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ANGLESEY FARMERS WANT TRADE PARTNERSHIPS AND HIGH FOOD STANDARDS

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie told MPs this week that the island’s farmers welcome the UK joining a trans-pacific trade partnership but not at the expense of lower standard food imports. The UK has applied to join The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) – a trade agreement among Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile,…

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NORTH WALES OPPORTUNITIES COULD BE LOST DUE TO FREEPORT DELAYS

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie has told MPs the island needs the investment and jobs a Freeport would bring otherwise young people will continue to leave to find work elsewhere. Speaking in the Finance Bill debate yesterday, Virginia said she was concerned that, unless the Welsh Government started the Freeport bidding process, North Wales would…

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Ynys Môn MP commended for Wylfa Newydd effort

Ynys Môn MP Virginia Crosbie has been commended for her “zeal” in promoting nuclear power at Wylfa Newydd by the minister in charge of the UK’s COP26 environmental summit. Speaking in parliament, Virginia, asked Alok Sharma: “In the light of Germany’s coal phase-out Act, which states that it will not end the use of coal-powered…

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