Assembly News

Mohammad Asghar AM visits Big Pit to learn about digital tours

A SOUTH East Wales AM has visited Blaenavon’s Big Pit National Coal Museum to learn about the digital innovations and virtual reality tours on offer.

Mohammed Asghar discovered the hi-tech tours provided an insight into the how coal mines worked and the lives that miners lived.

Asghar backs campaign to BEAT FLU

Mohammad Asghar AM is urging all those eligible for the free influenza (flu) vaccine to protect themselves and those around them.

Vaccination is the best protection against catching or spreading influenza, which is a debilitating and potentially deadly illness.

Asghar calls for review of Welsh Government business support rules

Mohammad Asghar AM has called on the Welsh Government to review the terms and conditions on which grants are made to businesses.

Mr Asghar’s call follows a number of recent job blows to Newport after the companies involved had received grant funding from the Welsh Government.