The loss of income and funding for town and community councils as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic has been raised in the Senedd by the Member of the Welsh Parliament for Montgomeryshire, Russell George.
News that the UK Government and Welsh Government have worked together, to double the value of broadband vouchers to help rural communities, has been welcomed by local Member of the Welsh Parliament, Russell George.
The First Minister's announcement today (May 29th) that he would relax the Covid-19 lockdown rules to allow two households to meet outdoors but that he would introduce a 5 mile limit on people's movement from their homes has been labelled "unfit for purpose" for Powys by Mid Wales MS, Russell Geo
New figures which show that Powys has among the highest number of volunteers in Wales who have signed up to help those in need during the Coronavirus pandemic have been welcomed by local Member of the Welsh Parliament, Russell George.
Confirmation that Powys County Council has been awarded £600,000 for the construction of the Machynlleth Interchange, has been welcomed by the Member of the Welsh Parliament for Montgomeryshire, Russell George.
Once again, my thanks go out to all key workers across Montgomeryshire and the wider United Kingdom who are putting their own lives at risk to save lives as well as keeping our country and economy moving.
Montgomeryshire Member of the Welsh Parliament, Russell George MS, is calling on the Welsh Government to introduce a Self-employed Hardship Fund to help those people who are missed by the various Covid19 business support packages.