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Christmas and New Year message

A closely fought general election and a lively ongoing negotiation over the manner of Britain’s exit from the European Union has made this one of the most interesting years politically that I can remember.

'Giving the gift of play' this Christmas

Monmouth MP David Davies attended the British Toy and Hobby’s Association’s (BTHA) ‘giving the gift of play’ parliamentary reception to show support for the thriving British toy industry.

"Disgraceful" 16-hour wait for ambulance

Monmouth MP David Davies has condemned the care of a 75 year-old woman from Govilon after she was forced to wait over 16 hours for an ambulance.

Rethink urged over dementia ward closure

Proposals to close a 15-bed dementia ward in Chepstow should be delayed until the completion of Gwent’s new £350m super-hospital in 2021, an MP has urged.

Broadband woes for Llangattock Lingoed

Built by the King of Mercia and sat in glorious countryside on the Offa’s Dyke path, The Hunters Moon Inn is the focal point of Llangattock Lingoed.

Young Chepstow angler reels in award

Twenty-four young anglers from across the UK have been recognised at the House of Commons in the Fishing for Schools Champions Awards – and Monmouth MP David Davies was on hand to congratulate Josh Wall from Mounton House School in Chepstow.