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Armed Forces Liaison Officer posts to be extended

Clwyd West MS and Chair of the Cross Party Group on Armed Forces and Cadets, Darren Millar, has welcomed today’s announcement by the Welsh Government that it will be extending the Armed Forces Liaison Officer posts across Wales for a further two years.

£9m for the communities hardest hit by Covid is not enough

Darren Millar MS, the Shadow Minister for Covid Recovery, has blasted the Welsh Labour-led Government’s £9-million fund for town centres as “woefully insufficient”.

Welsh Conservatives have announced plans for a £250m Covid Community Recovery Fund if elected to government next year.

Census change to Count Armed Forces Community In

For the first time in the history of the Census, there will be a question on service in the Armed Forces following a campaign led by The Royal British Legion and Poppyscotland and supported by Clwyd West MS Darren.

Face coverings should be mandatory from today, not in a fortnight’s time

Shadow Covid Recovery Minister Darren Millar MS has welcomed the First Minister’s announcement that face coverings will become mandatory from July 27 – a move Welsh Conservatives have repeatedly called for – but questioned why it is not being introduced immediately.

He said:

Ten calls to re-open Wales and kickstart our economy

Welsh Conservative Shadow Minister for Covid-19 Recovery, Darren Millar MS, has outlined Welsh Conservative calls in advance of the Welsh Government’s announcement on its review of coronavirus restrictions tomorrow.