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Refreshed approach to Bovine TB too little, too late

Russell George, AM for Montgomeryshire, has previously called on the Welsh Government to adopt a comprehensive, scientifically-led programme of bovine TB eradication, recognising that stringent cattle controls and additional biosecurity will not be sufficient in eradicating this disease.

Groundhog day as Powys hit hardest by annual raw deal

Russell George has reacted with disappointment that Powys County Council has again received a poor financial settlement from the Welsh Government, a coalition led by the Labour Party and also comprising the Liberal Democrat Assembly Member for Brecon & Radnorshire.


Local AM supports Forden WI's "Green Heart Day"

A local AM has joined the Forden WI for an event to mark their “Week of Action” in support of Climate Change.


This October, Women’s Institutes from across the UK are holding a ‘Week of Action” in support of Climate Change and inviting their local representatives to join them.

Russell pledges support for Childline on 30th anniversary

A local AM has pledged his support for Childline as new figures show Welsh children contacted the helpline more than 7,600 times last year.

Russell George, the Assembly Member for Montgomeryshire joined Childline’s founder at a special event in the Senedd on Tuesday 11th October.