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Ruthin hospital has long-term future

Ruthin Community Hospital has a long-term future according to Clwyd West AM and Shadow Health Minister Darren Millar, who visited the facility yesterday to meet with local health chiefs.

Conwy Council tax bombshell

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar has expressed his ‘grave disappointment’ at Conwy Council’s decision to increase council tax by 4%.

Thousands not treated in time at A&E

8,283 patients spent longer than four hours in accident and emergency departments across Wales in January, and 2,555 were not treated within the ultimate target of eight hours.

Scrap free toothbrushes and invest in NHS dentistry

Darren Millar AM comments on the publication of a report by the National Assembly’s Children and Young People’s Committee – which raises concerns over both tooth decay levels and the Welsh Government’s Designed to Smile scheme.

Rise in bed blocking must be addressed

Today’s publication of new government statistics show a nine per cent rise in the total number of patients experiencing a delayed transfer of care.

Millar honoured at Kennel Club Awards

Darren Millar AM has been awarded the ‘KC Dog Parliamentary Award’ in recognition of his work to promote canine access and responsible dog ownership in his constituency over the past year.

‘Excessive’ NHS Viagra bill

Welsh Conservatives have questioned the ‘excessive’ cost to the NHS of erectile dysfunction drugs, such as Viagra

Old Colwyn film-makers in Ministerial premiere

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar took the Communities Minister to meet TAPE, a social enterprise based on Old Colwyn to discuss their hard hitting Legacy film project.

Police bill should be frozen

Plans to increase the local tax payable for policing in North Wales have come under fire from a former member of the North Wales Police Authority