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Kirsty Williams - Assembly Member for Brecon and Radnorshire

Thank you for visiting my website.

It has been my privilege to represent Brecon and Radnorshire in the National Assembly for Wales since 1999. I am passionate about our area and am always happy to stand up for our communities.

I put local people first and this website shows some of the work I've been doing in the Assembly and here in Brecon and Radnorshire.

If you think there is anything I can do for you, please get in touch. I'm here to help.

With thanks and best wishes,

Kirsty Williams

Latest news

  • Peter Black portrait (Richard Thomas)
    Article: Mar 26, 2014

    The Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for Housing and Local Government, Peter Black has reiterated his support for a change in regulations allowing for flexible council tax charges on empty properties.

    Speaking ahead of an Assembly debate on Council Tax, Mr Black said:

    "I have been advocating changes in regulations allowing Local Authorities to increase charges on empty properties for several years. The Welsh Liberal Democrats brought this debate to the Assembly back in 2008 and several times since then.

  • Article: Mar 26, 2014

    Emergency ambulance response times in February were the worst they have been since a new system was introduced in 2011, figures published today have shown.

    52.8% of emergency responses to Category A (immediately life-threatening) calls arrived at the scene within 8 minutes. This is despite the target being for 65% of ambulances to arrive within that time.

  • Aled Roberts portrait
    Article: Mar 25, 2014

    The Welsh Liberal Democrats have voted against the Education (Wales) Bill that was presented to Assembly Members earlier this afternoon (Tuesday).

    The Bill was, however, voted through by a majority of other Assembly Members and will now become law.

    Speaking after the vote on the Education (Wales) Bill, Aled Roberts, Welsh Liberal Democrat Shadow Minister for Education, said:

  • Article: Mar 25, 2014

    The Welsh Liberal Democrats are calling for the Welsh Labour Government to view spending on modern medicines as an investment, rather than just a cost. The party believes that this should be done by extending the Health Technology Fund to support the development of new medicines and to fund research into a stratified medicine approach.

  • Article: Mar 19, 2014

    Responding to today's Budget announcement, Kirsty Williams, Leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats commented:

    "This budget takes place during the backdrop of a record number of people in work and with business investment forecast to increase. Forming the coalition provided the UK with the stable Government it needed to sort out Labour's financial mess. Liberal Democrat policies are at the heart of the long term economic plan that is delivering jobs and growth in Wales.

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