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Leading bank to close Colwyn Bay branch

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar has expressed disappointment that another bank is to close in his constituency.

The Royal Bank of Scotland has announced that it is to close 162 branches in England and Wales, including the one on Conway Road, Colwyn Bay, which will shut on 31 July 2018.

Welsh Baccalaureate too complex says exams watchdog

A review by exams watchdog – Qualifications Wales – has found that the Welsh Baccalaureate if “too complex” and teachers, pupils and parents do not fully understand it.

Responding, Shadow Education Secretary, Darren Millar, said:

Community Hub plan for Llanbedr

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar has given plans for a community hub in his constituency the thumbs up.

Darren visited Llanbedr DC last week to meet with Sian Jones, who is working to develop a community hub in the Griffin, a pub which closed in the village last year. 

Ruthin youngsters get creative at new school

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar witnessed creative youngsters in action when he visited them in their new school premises last week.

Darren called at the newly opened Ysgol Pen Barras in Ruthin to see the ‘Lead Creative School Scheme’  in action.