Press Releases - 2013
MP Predicts Bright Future for Remploy (03/05/2013)
Aberavon MP, Dr Hywel Francis, has recently visited Remploy at Baglan to discuss future developments.
Dr Hywel Francis MP meets survivors of genocide at launch of theme for Holocaust
Memorial Day 2014
Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) is commemorated each year on 27 January – the liberation of the Auschwitz death and concentration camp. HMD provides an opportunity for everyone to learn lessons from the Holocaust, Nazi persecution and subsequent genocides (in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur) and apply them to the present day to create a safer, better future.
Aberavon MP Backs Postal Workers’ Strike (28/03/2013)
Aberavon MP, Dr Hywel Francis, is supporting postal workers in their strike action on Saturday against the closure of the Crown Post Office in Port Talbot.
Dr Hywel Francis MP supports families campaign (19/03/2013)
Dr Hywel Francis MP for Aberavon together with USDAW, the shopworkers’ union, in the House of Commons called on the Coalition Government to help family incomes by not cutting tax credits and other benefits.
Dr Hywel Francis MP meets with the Royal British Legion (19/03/2013)
Dr Hywel Francis Labour MP for Aberavon has attended a Royal British Legion event in Parliament dedicated to seeing some of the Legion’s work in his constituency.
MP backs Visteon Pensioners (13/03/2013)
Aberavon MP has today given his backing to Visteon pensioners in his constituency and throughout the country.
MP Welcomes Afan Lido Report (15/02/2013)
I congratulate the Task and Finish Group and the whole Council on their clear recommendations for the rebuilding of the Afan Lido.
MP welcomes re-start of No 4 Blast furnace (12/02/2013)
Aberavon MP Dr Hywel Francis has welcomed the re-start of the Number 4 Blast furnace at Tata Steel’s Port Talbot plant.
MP welcomes new Health Chair (11/02/2013)
Aberavon MP Dr Hywel Francis has welcomed Professor Andrew Davies as the new chair of the Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board.
MP backs Burton 10k Race (06/02/2013)
Aberavon MP Dr Hywel Francis has given his full backing to the continuation of the Richard Burton 10k Race.
Port Talbot MP welcomes Minister’s Steel plant visit (25/01/2013)
Aberavon MP Dr Hywel Francis has welcomed this week’s visit of the Secretary of State for Wales to Tata Steel plant at Port Talbot this week.
Aberavon MP stands up to prejudice by signing Holocaust Memorial Day Book of
This week Aberavon MP, Dr Hywel Francis signed a Book of Commitment in the House of Commons and pledged his commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who died during the Holocaust.
MP scrutinises Barrage Proposals (10/01/2013)
Aberavon MP Dr Hywel Francis is examining closely the case for and against the Severn Barrage as it directly affects his constituency.