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The current First Minister Carwyn Jones is on the brink of retiring and I wish him well. There are three Assembly Members from the Labour group seeking his job and the winner will be crowned as Wales’ next First Minister.

MP FEARS FOR CHILDREN'S WARD

Monmouth MP David Davies has raised concerns over plans that could lead to the closure of the children’s ward at Nevill Hall Hospital.

MP BIDS FOR BRIDGE FUNDING

Monmouth MP David Davies has written to the Rt Hon Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson MP to ask for funding to be provided for repairs to the Inglis Bridge into Vauxhall Fields.

MUCH NEEDED PROGRESS ON NEW FOOTBRIDGE

Local Councillor Maureen Powell and MP David Davies met with Network Rail officials on Friday to discuss progress on the plans for a new footbridge at Abergavenny Railway Station.

SEVERN BRIDGE FEES TO GO ON 17th DECEMBER

Monmouth MP David Davies who has long campaigned for the end of Severn Bridge tolls has hailed an announcement today to scrap them completely on the 17th December.

My regular newspaper column: Your MP Writes

I was greatly saddened to hear of the death of Enzo Calzaghe whose funeral took place on Friday. Enzo contributed an enormous amount to the sport of boxing in Wales, training numerous fighters including his son Joe.

EXPLANATION DEMANDED OF WELSH GOVERNMENT OVER BROADBAND DELAYS

Monmouth MP David Davies has called on Welsh Government Minister Julie James AM - whose responsibilities include digital infrastructure and inclusion - to come clean about the reasons for delays to the rollout of superfast broadband to nearly 90,000 mainly rural properties across Wales.

THE VILLAGE THAT SIGNS FORGOT

A group of Llandogo residents campaigning for action to reduce speeding have met with local MP David Davies to seek out more support for the campaign.