Top marks for Denbighshire school

Clwyd West AM Darren Millar has visited a Denbighshire school this week to congratulate pupils and staff on their recent excellent Estyn inspection report.

Labour Minister must pay up for access to hospital for North Wales patients

Speaking out following a statement from the Welsh Labour Health Minister on the cessation of referrals of patients from North Wales to the Countess of Chester NHS Foundation Trust, Welsh Conservative Assembly Member for Clwyd West and Acting Health Spokesperson Darren Millar, commented:

Denbighshire school children give AM a grilling

Clwyd West Assembly Member Darren Millar came under the spotlight this week when he was grilled by a group of Denbighshire pupils.

Darren visited St Brigid’s in Denbigh on Monday to speak to Year 8 pupils about his role as an AM and to take questions.

Darren said:

"A smacking ban is unpopular and incredibly patronising to parents"

Last week the Welsh Government tabled nanny state legislation to remove reasonable chastisement from law and criminalise parents who smack their kids.

Since these plans were first announced, I have repeatedly spoken out against them and called on the Welsh Government to scrap them.  

Community row together to raise funds for school minibus

The fitness levels of Clwyd West Assembly Member Darren Millar were put to the test this week when he took part in a rowing challenge to help raise funds for a defibrillator for the village of Llanddulas and a new minibus for a primary school in his constituency.