Monthly Archive: May 2016

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LET’S SECURE A STRONGER BRITAIN

by Glyn Roberts, FUW president BY THE time you’re reading this the Welsh Assembly election will have taken place and a new government will be in the process of being formed. We will be...

FUW baffled by Eatwell Plate despite FOI evidence

FOLLOWING a recent Freedom of Information request by the FUW in response to Public Health England’s “Eatwell Plate”, the union remains baffled by the dietary guidelines published. The request was made by the FUW...

We will fight for our members

FUW MATTERS by Alan Davies, FUW managing director THIS is a really busy time for the FUW just as it is for most of our members. Our county staff are deeply involved in helping...

FUW election hustings

PROCUREMENT was top of the agenda when Glamorgan farmers questioned election candidates. Attending the meeting were Huw Irranca-Davies (Labour), Glenda Jones (UKIP candidate for Ogmore by-election), Andrew R T Davies (Conservatives), Denis Campbell (Liberal...

EU school food plan slammed

FUW president Glyn Roberts has criticised the UK government for abstaining on a vote to back a European scheme to promote the consumption of milk products, fruit and vegetables in schools. The new scheme...

HAZEL WRIGHT

Statutory body will foster greater accountability

THE FUW has welcomed a Parliamentary submission by the National Police Chiefs Council to remove the ability of the RSPCA to prosecute animal welfare breaches and instead establish a statutory body funded by government...

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Y Byd o Ben y Bannau

gan Lyn Ebenezer FEDRA’I ddim cofio cyfnod pan fu ffermwyr o dan gymaint o bwysau. Ar yr un llaw cawn y plismyn iechyd yn ein rhybuddio rhag bwyta cig. Ac fel na fyddai’n ddigon...