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Pledge to Back British Farming

Monmouth MP David Davies has recognised the vital role that local farmers play in contributing to the economy, the countryside and food production as he pledged to Back British Farming at a special parliamentary event.

The myth of the post-Brexit NHS collapse

Once of the great lies being told about the UK's decision to leave the EU is that it could “cause the collapse” of the NHS. The so-called evidence for this is that out of a total number of 1.2 million workers, 5,7000 (or around five per cent) are from EU countries.

Five stars for Gibraltar Nursing Home

Gibraltar Nursing Home, a purpose-built care home located in Monmouth, has been awarded the maximum five stars in its latest food hygiene rating.

Invest in Community Health Councils rather than abolishing them

The Welsh Government should invest in building on Community Health Councils (CHCs) rather than abolishing them, an MP has said.

David Davies described proposals to scrap CHCs in Wales as a “retrograde step” and an attempt to “stifle” the voice of patients.

Monmouth woman released on bail ahead of Portuguese trial

A Monmouth woman stuck in a Portuguese prison for almost four months has been released on bail.

25 year-old Sophie Grey, from Llangovan, was arrested at the end of April following an altercation between her boyfriend and the police.