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Colwyn Bay volunteers bag another award

Shadow Minister for the Environment, Darren Millar AM, has praised the work of volunteers from a North Wales community organisation in his Clwyd West constituency after they picked up yet another award for their efforts to improve green spaces in one of t

Millar Challenges First Minister over Gwynt y Mor Windfarm

Welsh Conservative AM for Clwyd West, Darren Millar, has challenged First Minister Rhodri Morgan to seek a public enquiry into the UK Government decision to grant permission for the world's second largest windfarm off the coast of North Wales.
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'Industrial' Wind Farm plan will ruin N Wales coast

Commenting on news that the Gwynt y Mor wind farm development has been approved by the Department of Energy and Climate Change, Shadow Environment Minister Darren Millar AM said:
“This is devastating news. So much for Rhodri Morgan’s promise

On the buses

Clwyd West AM, Darren Millar, is to hold a public meeting in Abergele following dozens of complaints over bus services in the town.
A number of changes to bus services were implemented last month, but residents have complained that there was no consultat

Seaside regeneration scheme extended

A major new regeneration initiative for Colwyn Bay and Rhyl is to be extended to include Towyn, Kinmel Bay and Pensarn following a request by Darren Millar AM.
The Welsh Assembly Government announced in October that Colwyn Bay and Rhyl would benefit from

Fifty pupils a day suspended for poor behaviour at school

Welsh Conservatives today called on the Assembly Government to rethink its investment in support services for children after figures revealed 54 youngsters a day are serving suspensions for poor behaviour. 
Information obtained by the party showed t

Action not hollow promises needed to create greener Wales

Commenting on today’s launch of the Assembly Government’s sustainable development scheme, Shadow Environment Minister Darren Millar AM said:
“The minister has yet to fulfil her pledges on the devolution of building regulations and new p

Rethink Budget and target Council Tax aid at pensioners

The cost of cutting pensioners’ council tax bills by a quarter was today put at £29mn.
Figures obtained by the Welsh Conservatives have intensified calls for the Labour-Plaid Assembly Government to help older people meet the cost of soaring b

Millar shoots from the hip

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar was shooting from the hip this week when he received some training from North Wales Police firearms instructors during a visit to the Firearms Training and Support Department.
The day included a visit to the North Wales Police

Services for vulnerable facing the axe in Conwy

A North Wales AM has warned that an important service for people with mental health problems in Conwy could be facing the axe unless the Assembly Government intervenes.
Clwyd West AM, Darren Millar, has written to Welsh Health Minister Edwina Hart to see