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Arfon AM calls for a regular coach service to connect Arfon to the rest of Wales

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Last week a new 7-day TrawsCymru coach service started between Aberystwyth and Cardiff making the journey shorter, safer and more comfortable for passengers. This development has been brought about by a deal secured between Plaid Cymru and Welsh Government allocating £400,000 for the upgrading of the TrawsCymru network from bus to coach with facilities onboard.

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‘Get your skates on Ken' - Locals demand immediate action on delayed bypass

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Plaid Cymru Arfon’s Hywel Williams MP and Siân Gwenllian AM joined a large turnout of local residents and campaigners in Bontnewydd at 8.00am this morning (Monday 30.04.18) to repeat calls for the Welsh Labour Government to confirm a start date for the Caernarfon Bypass.

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National living wage for all Gwynedd Council staff

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Plaid Cymru Gwynedd welcomes the recent announcement of an agreement on increases in Local Government employees' wages. This means that Gwynedd Council employees will receive a national living wage or more from 1 of April 2018.

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Plaid MP calls for proper redress for victims of Home Office target chasing

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Plaid Cymru MP for Arfon Hywel Williams has called on the Home Secretary to provide immediate redress to those not of the Windrush generation subjected to intimidation and target chasing by the Home Office.

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Victory for Plaid Cymru’s free sanitary provision campaign

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Plaid Cymru has today welcomed the announcement that Rhondda Cynon Taf council will begin introducing free sanitary products in the county borough’s secondary schools following the council cabinet approving all of the recommendations outlined in a report by the Children and Young People's Working Group Chaired by Plaid Cymru Councillor Shelley Rees-Owen regarding sanitary product provision in Rhondda Cynon Taf’s schools. The report was the direct result of a campaign led by Plaid Cymru and Rhondda Cynon Taf councillor Elyn Stephens’s campaign to eradicate period poverty and ensure free universal sanitary product provision in schools.

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Development money for two cycling initiatives Cymru

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Arfon Assembly Member congratulates local campaigners on securing development money for two cycling initiatives Cymru

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Don’t bomb Syria!

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The bloody conflict in Syria has been ongoing for over 7 years, forcing over 5.5 million people to flee the country and over 500,000 to lose their lives. Join the rally.

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Victory for Plaid’s sanitary provision campaign

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Plaid Cymru today welcomed the announcement of over a million pounds worth of funding for tackling period poverty, following a grass roots campaign led by the Party in Rhondda Cynon Taf.

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Cabinet Member refuses meeting with Assembly Member over over fishing restrictions on Welsh rivers

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Arfon Assembly Member Siân Gwenllian today expressed her surprise and disappointment at the news that Lesley Griffiths AM and Cabinet Secretary for Energy, Planning and Rural Affairs had declined her request for a meeting to discuss the new fisheries bylaws, which if implemented, will bring significant fishing restrictions for the majority of Welsh rivers.

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Plans for super car park in Arfon village shelved

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Plans to build a 110 space car park in an Arfon village have been scrapped, the local MP and AM can reveal.

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