James Davies is MP for Vale of Clwyd

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James Davies is MP for Vale of Clwyd and a member of the Conservative party.

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๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ'Brighter Futures' on Wellington Road in Rhyl in doing such good work in bringing together voluntary organisations, from Men's, Women's and Kidz Shed to Young Carers: https://www.rhyljournal.co.uk/news/20177945.mp-praises-rhyl-charity-reducing-isolation-loneliness-poverty/

For ๐Ÿค face to face surgery appointments across the constituency, or for a ๐Ÿ–ฅ virtual or โ˜Ž๏ธ telephone appointment, please email james.davies.mp@parliament.uk.

10,000 young people have completed the Marks & Start programme since 2013. ย 

M&Sโ€™ partnership with The Princeโ€™s Trust helps support skills development and creates new job opportunities across the UK.

๐ŸŽ‚ Happy 30th birthday for next month Percy Pig! ๐Ÿท

https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-joins-percy-pig-celebrate-success-marks-and-start-programme

HM Government funding to provide workshops @CostigansRhyl in July for those thinking about setting up their own business: https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/uk-government-funding-provides-new-workshops-rhyl-entrepreneurs

Some positive train news ๐Ÿ‘‡

@JamesDavies @AvantiWestCoast
https://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/north-wales-chester-full-return-24292009

๐ŸŒณ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿฆ…๐Ÿชณ Did you know that Britain has rainforest? I hosted a @LostRainforests event at Parliament recently and am pleased to support the campaign's call for the protection and restoration of these beautiful habitats: https://lostrainforestsofbritain.org

#BringBackBritainsRainforest๐Ÿ’š

This week I'm proud to support #CervicalScreeningAwarenessWeek!

Cervical screening (smear tests) can save lives, but 1 in 3 do not attend when invited.

If you have any questions or concerns, @JoTrust have information, tips, and support for you!

@JamesDavies references a "huge amount fo work' that has been done by Growth Track 360... an amazing graphical interpretation of how it might look with the train passing Conwy Castle"

โœˆ Airbus Virtual Work Experience, for students aged 14-19, is taking place from 4th-15th July. Register before 29th June: https://www.springpod.com/virtual-work-experience/aerospace-work-experience

The purpose is to inspire students to study STEM subjects, and to provide an insight into aerospace and career opportunities.

โœ‹๐ŸปRecently I attended an introduction to British Sign Language lesson run by @RNID. I want to see the BSL Act implemented to deliver better outcomes for the deaf community across Britain.

As you can see, I have some more learning to do!

The second round of the UK Government Community Ownership Fund is now open.

This fund helps community groups buy or renovate assets that would otherwise be lost to the community.

๐Ÿ“ฝ๐ŸŽญ๐Ÿ–ผ๐ŸŽถโ›ฒ๐Ÿคโšฝ๏ธ

Find out more here: https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/communities-across-vale-clwyd-can-bid-uk-government-funds-save-pubs-clubs-and-historic

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป The latest unemployment benefits claimant count in the Vale of Clwyd is now lower than pre-pandemic, at 4.1%.

๐Ÿ‘‚ If looking for work, please listen to the DWP Jobscast: http://thedwpjobscast.buzzsprout.com

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป If an employer looking to recruit please visit:
http://gov.uk/waytowork

๐Ÿ—ฟ Asia Chan-Rose recently welcomed me to view her sculpture and art exhibition at Denbigh Green, including items inspired by the pandemic. ๐Ÿ–ผ

https://www.denbighshirefreepress.co.uk/news/20191659.visitors-far-wide-asias-denbigh-exhibition

If you are age 66+ with a total income of under ยฃ200/wk, please check to see if you are entitled to Pension Credit: https://www.gov.uk/pension-credit-calculator

The average annual household payout is ยฃ3,300 and 2,756 people in the Vale of Clwyd already claim.

#pensioncreditdayofaction

Congratulations @richy_kendo on a very well deserved 'Platinum Champion' award: https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-congratulates-rhyl-fundraiser-platinum-champion-award.

Falklands ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฐ 40th Anniversary Service today at Rhyl Events Arena 10am-12pm.

Remembering Guardsman Paul Green from Rhyl who died on HMS Sir Galahad 24 other men from N Wales.

๐ŸŽญ This year, the British Final of One Act Plays will be held at the @RHYLPAVILION.

๐ŸŽญ It is one of the most prestigious amateur drama events in the land and features champions from the four home nations.

๐ŸŽŸ Please book your ticket now!

The band of the Royal Marines performs Beating Retreat for Anne, Princess Royal on the occasion of her visit to the Speaker's House at Parliament to mark 40 years since the Falklands War.

Nature is essential for:
๐Ÿฅ• Food security
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง National security
๐Ÿง  Mental health
๐Ÿ’ท Economy
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At #COP15, UK must lead the way in securing global agreements to:
๐ŸŒ Protect 30% of land and seas for nature by 2030
๐ŸŒŽ Halt and reverse biodiversity loss by 2030

https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/world-environment-day-mp-backs-governments-efforts-restore-nature

Happy Platinum Jubilee! ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง
#PlatinumJubilee #HM70

Denbighshire is holding a beacon lighting event tonight to celebrate
The free event will take place at Rhyl Events Area at 9pm โ€“ 10pm: https://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en/news/news-detail.aspx?article=fbc277bf-d4aa-4740-814b-4efbff38e0d3

Roedd yn bleser mawr ymweld ag Eisteddfod yr Urdd 2022, yn hwyl I bawb yn dathlu harddwch diwylliant a talentau Cymru. ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ

It was a real pleasure to visit Eisteddfod Yr Urdd 2022, a fun for all festival celebrating the beauties of Welsh culture and talent. ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ

๐Ÿ  Last month, I opened a heat pump showroom at the new Sustainable Home Centre at @thorncliffebs in Dyserth.
https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-opens-state-art-sustainable-home-centre-dyserth-builders-merchant

๐Ÿ‘‘ My contribution to debate on the Queenโ€™s Speech last week highlighted legislation proposed on:

๐Ÿš„ Rail
๐Ÿ“ˆ Data
๐Ÿ’ท Access to Cash
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๐Ÿ’ป Read and watch about these and more at:ย https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/queens-speech-delivers-promising-set-bills-which-can-greatly-benefit-vale-clwyd

Main topics of discussion for me at Welsh Conservative Conference: NHS, Infrastructure and Levelling Up. Good to see so many now things are back to normal.

A very warm welcome in @CefnMeiriadog and @YsgolCefnM recently, with lots of positive plans for the future: https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-visits-cefn-meiriadog-find-out-more-about-needs-local-community

A fantastic performance @SamRyderMusic. ๐ŸŽง Very well done on the best showing for over two decades! ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ๐Ÿฅˆ

But congratulations on a well deserved victory Ukraine ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ ๐Ÿฅ‡ and thank you for our 12 points! So pleased the British public reciprocated.

#Eurovision

Regional rail services in North Wales are finally due to return to pre-pandemic levels from 22nd May. ๐Ÿš‰

Good to meet Rail Minister @morton_wendy this week to discuss this and other priorities. ๐Ÿš„

https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/north-wales-regional-rail-services-return-pre-pandemic-levels

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง It was a pleasure to welcome Rachel and twin sister Ruth to Parliament this week.

๐Ÿ“ฎRachel 'yarn bombed' post boxes in Rhyl during the pandemic.

๐Ÿ‘‘ Both also enjoyed a Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace!
https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/rhyl-yarn-bomber-mixes-royalty-and-politicians-during-london-visit

#Foster Wales #Denbighshire are opening the doors to those who want to know more about fostering children in the county. An information sharing and welcome event will be held at Rhyl Pavilion on May 26 from 6.30pm until 8pm. https://www.denbighshire.gov.uk/en/news/news-detail.aspx?article=05cd0c57-9d46-433b-b62b-431fe006b626

๐Ÿšจย | There is a need for new and existing blood donors in Rhewl and surrounding areas.
๐Ÿšผย | One blood donation could save the lives of six babies!
๐Ÿ“ย | Rhewl Pavilion, Denbighshire, LL15 1TH โ€“ 13, 17 & 24 May
๐Ÿ”—ย | To make a lifesaving donation, click here:ย https://wbs.wales/DrJamesDaviesMP

Thank you to all who supported my friends and colleagues in the local elections today. ๐Ÿ—ณ

It is much appreciated. In Denbighshire, ballots are due to be counted tomorrow and results should emerge from mid-morning.

Today is local election day across the Vale of Clwyd.

๐Ÿ—ณ Please Vote Conservative! Polls are open until 10pm.

Thank you.

Denbighshire will receive ยฃ25,647,958 over the next three years from the UK Governmentโ€™s Shared Prosperity Fund - the replacement for EU Structural Funding. North Wales as a whole will receive ยฃ126 million.

https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-welcomes-millions-pounds-announced-help-spread-opportunity-and-level-denbighshire

Airbus have confirmed theyโ€™re increasing production of single aisle commercial aircraft to 75 aircraft per month - a 40% increase.

๐Ÿ’ฅ450-550 new jobs in North Walesโœ”๏ธ

๐Ÿ’ฅยฃ100 million investment at Broughtonโœ”๏ธ

A huge vote of confidence in Wales as part of a global Britain ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ

โ›บ๐Ÿš Very many congratulations to Rob and Celia of @AbbeyRhuddlan on being awarded a Gold Award by @visitwales.

๐Ÿ›– Very impressive new glamping pods, made locally in Llanfair TH!

https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/rhuddlan-caravan-and-camping-park-receives-prestigious-industry-award

Help with the cost of living

๐Ÿ’ณ MoneyHelper: Advice on managing money
๐Ÿ’ท National Living/Minimum Wage: Check that your pay is correct
๐Ÿช™ HMRC: Eligibility for benefits, credits and allowances
https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-promotes-support-service-which-helps-people-better-manage-their-money
๐Ÿฆ Are you entitled to Pension Credit?
https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/mp-welcomes-campaign-boost-take-pension-credit-vale-clwyd

MP supports efforts to address gaps in care and treatment for brain tumours across Wales https://www.rhyljournal.co.uk/news/20075471.mp-supports-efforts-address-gaps-care-treatment-brain-tumours

The three winners will each win ยฃ10,000 to ditch the car and explore Britain by train.

https://www.rhyljournal.co.uk/news/20092983.residents-passionate-sustainable-travel-urged-enter-competition/

The state of NHS services in N Wales continues to be an increasing concern.
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64,000 people have been waiting two years plus in Wales โ€“ 50 times more per capita than in England.
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Grateful to @DOckendenLtd, @gmcuk and @HIW_Wales for recent discussions: https://www.jamesdavies.org.uk/news/north-wales-conservative-mps-continue-programme-meetings-about-local-healthcare

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