Assembly News

Asghar pledges to “Get behind the Daffodil” for Marie Curie this February

Local Assembly Member, Mohammad Asghar AM, has pledged to encourage constituents to donate and wear their iconic Marie Curie daffodil throughout February and March to help the charity’s Nurses provide vital care and support to people living with a terminal illness and their families.

 

Asghar: HPV stigma must end

Mohammad Asghar AM is supporting Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust to tackle the myths and stigma around the common virus HPV and get the facts out.

Asghar congratulates winner of his Design A Christmas Card Competition

Mohammad Asghar. Assembly Member for South East Wales, today visited St David’s R C Primary School in Newport to congratulate and award a prize to the winner of his annual “Design A Christmas Card” competition.

The winner is Leonardo Schiavoni,

Mohammad Asghar said:

Asghar calls for Repeal of Vagrancy Act

Mohammad Asghar. Assembly Member for South East Wales, has called on the Welsh Government to support moves to repeal the Vagrancy Act.

 

This Act is still used to this day, with anyone who is seen begging living on the streets liable for arrest.

 

Asghar raises concerns about tree planting targets

Mohammad Asghar, Assembly Member for South East Wales, has questioned whether the Welsh Government is on track to meet its target for planting trees in Wales.

 

Speaking in the National Assembly during questions to the Environment Minister, Mohammad Asghar said:

 

Asghar call for statement on school exam results

Mohammad Asghar, Assembly Member for South East Wales, has called on the Education Minister to make a statement on school examination results in Wales.

 

This follows concerns raised by ESTYN that schools may be nor progressing pupils to improve exam data.