Asghar congratulates winner of his Christmas card competition

Local Assembly Member Mohammad Asghar has visited Glan Usk Primary School to congratulate and award prizes to the winner and runners-up of his Christmas card design competition.

The winner was 8 year old Sienna Georgiou.

Mohammad Asghar said:

Asghar concerned by increase in fly-tipping

Mohammad Asghar AM today expressed his concern about the alarming increase in fly-tipping in parts of his South East Wales region.

Speaking in the National Assembly, Mohammad Asghar said;

“Last year saw a six per cent increase in fly-tipping across Wales.”

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.